wiki:Release/1.6.1-News

GDAL 1.6.1

05/15/2009

The following issues have been addressed in this maintenance release of GDAL:

General:

  • Add cast to (unsigned char) in all isspace() calls (#1681)

OGR:

  • (core) Fix crash in OGRStyleTable::AddStyle? (#2810, #2531)
  • (core) crash in OGRLinearRing::get_Area() (#2792)
  • (core) GetFieldAsString?() fails (aborts) on Ubuntu 8.10 (#2896)
  • (core) Issues related to wildcard expansion in SQL result layer (#2788)
  • (core) Generic SQL doesn't support feature styles (#2808)
  • (BNA) BNA inner ring contains only duplication of first point (#2985)
  • (Geoconcept) out of bound access in geoconcept.c (#2918)
  • (GeoJSON) Handle "link" and "name" srs members for GeoJSON (#2665)
  • (GeoJSON) Memory leak in GeoJSON driver for spatial reference of geometry of feature (#2863)
  • (GML) GML read failure on some Unicode strings for GDAL 1.6+ (#2948)
  • (GML) OGRGMLLayer::GetFeatureCount?() returns -1 if there's a .XSD file available (#2969)
  • (GML) GDAL thinks string field is an integer field in GML layer (#2493)
  • (GPX) OGR GPX driver creates duplicate field names in shapefile (#2966)
  • (KML) KML Driver - Placemark with Multigeometry Polygons fails (#1853)
  • (KML) KML: Encoding issue and mixed container (#2181)
  • (KML) KML: Documents with multiple geometry types are not supported (#1803)
  • (OCI) OCI varchar2(4000) (#2876)
  • (PG) Postgresql field count wrong (#962)
  • (PG) postgres driver failes to create geometry index if layer name starts with a number (#2945)
  • (SDE) SDE connection failed message non descriptive (#1444)
  • (Shape) .dbf files; inconsistencies with date formats (#2746)
  • (VRT) OGR VRT driver may crash when there are missing elements in the XML definition (#2952)

OGR Spatial References:

  • PROJCS with AXIS considered invalid (#2739)
  • Wrong name for SRS_PT_LAMBERT_CONFORMAL_CONIC_2SP_BELGIUM (#2763)
  • IsSame? results in false positive for LOCAL_CS (#2849)
  • ERMapper projection lookup problem (#2819)

Documentation:

  • gdalwarp man page not generated in GDAL 1.6.0 (#2742)
  • some bogus part in gdal_contour manual (#2790)

Utilities:

  • Make gdalbuildvrt compiled by default in 1.6.1 (#2987)
  • Python utililities should support command-line wildcards (#2783)
  • gdal_contour segfaults when no output specified (#2789)
  • gdal_contour: -3d option doesn't work just after -fl option (#2793)
  • gdal_contour segfaults if wrong band number is specified (#2794)
  • gdal_vrtmerge.py -separate doesn't work (#2836)
  • gdalwarp cblend option does not work (#2733)
  • gdalwarp ignores cutline when -tr specified (#2847)
  • gdalwarp cutline off source problems (#2853)
  • multi-part cutlines not supported (#2984)

Algorithms:

  • NODATA missing in blank area when warping vrt file with expanded RGB into vrt (#2724)
  • Cutline with blend gives wrong results inside cut polygon (#2735)
  • Cutline with blend don't blend correctly for some pixel rows (#2740)
  • typo in name GDAL_CG_Create in contour.cpp (#2795)
  • Lanczos and CubicSpline? resampler buffer error on 2x2 images (#2960)

GDAL:

  • (all) A number of drivers implementation of Create() and CreateCopy?() don't handle properly nBands == 0 (#2799)
  • (core) Building RRD overviews using AVERAGE_BIT2GRAYSCALE results in wrong value (#2914)
  • (core) Closing a dataset opened with GDALOpenShared in another thread causes later corruption (#2897)
  • (core) GDAL gcore not robust enough to invalid raster block dimensions (#2822)
  • (core) GDALDatasetPool::~GDALDatasetPool() asserts when an underlying file cannot be opened (#2837)
  • (core) GDALOpenShared may crashes if dataset description is not the dataset filename (#2797)
  • (core) Overview is AUX (#2854)
  • (core) GDALVersionInfo(NULL) segfaults (#2826)
  • (AIGRID) AIGRID driver cannot read RAT on Windows (#2865)
  • (BMP) BMP driver may crash when reading corrupted files (#2827)
  • (BSB) bsb kap noaa (#2817)
  • (BSB) BSBDataset::open() function may consider a non-BSB file as a BSB file (#2881)
  • (BSB) Problem with gcps count in BSB Driver (#2777)
  • (BSB) Failure reading BSB image (#2782)
  • (DOQ2) Potential stack buffer overflow in DOQ2 metadata reading (#2835)
  • (DTED) Buffer overflow in DTEDCreateCopy (#2824)
  • (DTED) DTED driver cannot read any more files with VOL or HDR (#2951)
  • (ECW) GDAL ECW driver requires to define _WIN32_WINNT=0x0500 with MSVC2008 (#2850)
  • (ECW) Memory overwrite while zooming an ECW image (#2934)
  • (ENVI) ENVI importer crashes when attempting to open an ENVI signature file. (#2778)
  • (ERS) ERS file pointing to an ECW file is not opening when a full path name is not specified (#2908)
  • (ERS) ERS shows 8 bit signed integer datasets as unsigned integer. (#2902)
  • (GeoRaster) Georaster - Pyramid Levels mismatch (#2946)
  • (GeoRaster) GeoRaster: Error compressing (DEFLATE) incomplete blocks (#2924)
  • (GeoRaster) georaster: In Oracle 10g generateSpatialExtent() in PL/SQL accept only one parameter (#2754)
  • (GeoRaster) GeoRaster: NBIT need swapping (#2917)
  • (GeoRaster) GeoRaster: Non georeferenced images wrongly reported (#2967)
  • (GeoRaster) GeoRaster: Some combinations of Interleaving and bands per blocks fail (#2923)
  • (GFF) GFF driver doesn't support big endian host (#2832)
  • (GIF) Opening large GIF files causes GDALOpen() to hang. (#2542)
  • (GRIB) GRIB driver asserts (crashes) on opening this dataset (#2751)
  • (GRIB) GRIB driver crashes with large datasets (#2887)
  • (GTiff) gdalwarp to geotiff - TFW=YES ignored (#2760)
  • (GTiff) gdalwarp to geotiff 1 bit mangles image (#2759)
  • (GTiff) gdalwarp with compression corrupts output (#2820) - Note: regression that appeared after 1.6.0 release
  • (GTiff) GTiffRasterBand::IReadBlock() is terrible slow for big number of bands and pixel interleaving (#2838)
  • (GTiff - libtiff) JPEG compression in TIF doesn't work (#2748)
  • (GTiff) SetColorTable?() not supported for existing TIFF files (#2421)
  • (GTiff - libgeotiff) avoid needlessly deaccessing all csv files (#2957)
  • (GXF) GXF driver doesn't validate raster dimensions (#2829)
  • (HDF4) HDF4: Mixing Windows driver with subdataset ID (#2823)
  • (HDF5) HDF5 driver easily confused about datatypes (#2941)
  • (HDF5) Wrong initial value for nGCPCount in HDF5 sub-datasets (#2774)
  • (HFA) Set projection to an existing HFA dataset as a PE string (#2731)
  • (HFA) Unable to delete colormap from HFA (#2842)
  • (INGR) Overviews cannot be built for CIT or COT (#2904)
  • (ISIS, PDS) Projection Warning only printed for debug mode (ISIS 2/3, PDS) (#2873)
  • (JDEM) JDEM driver leaks and may crash on corrupted dataset (#2828)
  • (NITF) 11 bit JPEG2000 compressed NITF shows as 8 bit (#2964)
  • (NITF) Reposition all NITF image and annotation segments relative to the base (0) segment (#2912)
  • (NITF) ScanJPEGBlocks() finds too many "Start of Image" markers (#2927)
  • (PDS) Keyword causing format unrecognized (PDS) (#2956)
  • (SGI) Corrupted SGI images can cause crashes (#2803)
  • (VRT) Crash when serializing VRTDerivedRasterBand without pixel func defined (#2877)
  • (VRT) VRTSourcedRasterBand fails if there are no sources (#2728)
  • (VRT) Blocks of data missing when warping cascaded vrt (#2867)

Configuration:

  • OGR_ENABLED not properly defined in win32 builds (#2784)
  • mysql compile error with GCC 4.3.2: error: macro "min" passed 3 arguments, but takes just 2 (#2972)
  • external libz header is not found when setting the --with-libz=ARG switch (#2942)
  • ./configure --disable-static broken on MacOSX (#1878)

SWIG (all bindings):

  • Need to expose ImportFromMICoordSys/ExportToMICoordSys to the SWIG interface (#2722)
  • Invalid inheritance in SWIG definition of GDALColorTableShadow and GDALRasterAttributeTableShadow (#2874)
  • swig 1.3.39 breaks nearly all swig bindings (java, python, ruby) (#2954)

Python:

.NET:

  • C# Vista 64-bit OSGeo.OGR.Datasource.CreateLayer? freezing (#2173)
  • Support MSVC2008 builds with the csharp interface (#2862)
  • Problems to compile swigged GDAL for C# on 64 bit machine (#2928)
  • Change the dll mapping rules to support the recent MONO versions (#2961)
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