wiki:Release/1.4.1-News

GDAL/OGR 1.4.1 - Overview of Changes

The GDAL 1.4.1 release is a stable release, and contains the following bug fixes. There should be no noteworthy changes in interfaces or APIs.

GDAL

World File Reader:

  • Handle case with blank lines in worldfile gracefully . #1523
  • Support other numeric locales (ie. comma for decimal). #1414

GeoTIFF Driver:

  • Use PHOTOMETRIC creation option properly. #1559
  • Fix writing pixel interleaved files. #1470
  • Fix thread safety issue with inmemory geo parsing. #1500

NetCDF Driver:

  • Correct off-by-half-pixel error in the geotransform. #1506
  • Pre-verify file is NetCDF format before calling nc_open(). #1176

Erdas Imagine (HFA) Driver:

  • Add support for EPT_s32 and EPT_u32 non-runs in UncompressBlock??(). #1000
  • Fix support for EPT_f32 non-runs with 16bit offset values. #1000
  • Avoid attempting to open "AUX" directly. #1493

HDF4 Driver:

  • Fix some problems with geolocation support crashes.

JPEG Driver:

  • Support EXIF directories with no entries. #1523

FAST Driver:

  • Handle various FAST datasets. #1516

MEM Driver:

  • Fix support for memory arrays larger than 4GB. #1503

MrSID Driver:

  • Compute approximate statistics from overview, even if not forced. #1452
  • Fix for decoding some stripped data. #1446

AAIGrid Driver:

  • Handling case-mixed file names. #1524

VRT Driver:

  • Fixed reprojection in AutoCreateWarpedVRT() #1469

OGR

OGR:

  • Fixed handling of XYZM data in WKT without crashing. #1036

OGRSpatialReference:

  • Fix up handling of feet and numeric units in old ESRI .prj files. #1533
  • Fix ESRI LCC 2SP support. #187

OGR SQL:

  • Allow use of <, >, <= and >= in attribute filters and WHERE. #1557
  • Fix handling of special fields if values are null. #1528
  • Fixed FID special field support. #1468

GML Driver:

  • Support files with a "BOM" marker at the beginning. #1534

Interlis Driver:

  • Return a clone of internal features to avoid crash if reread. #1535

Mapinfo Driver:

  • Back ported various MITAB 1.6.1 fixes. #1541

PostGIS Driver:

  • Don't disable sequential scanning. #1472
  • Increase CURSOR_PAGE from 1 to 500. #1474
  • Ensure that GetLayerByName?(), and OpenTable?() fail gracefully for non existant tables. #1480
  • Improved result set cleaning. #1514
  • Fixed detecting 4-dimension coordinates in input EWKB streams. #1323

Shapefile Driver:

Other

Java:

  • Fix missing import. #1463
  • Make ANT location configurable #1545
  • void functions should not return values #1543

Python:

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