wiki:Release/1.6.2-News

GDAL 1.6.2

7/31/2009

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

General:

  • OGR expression parser causes access violations with large expressions (#2996)
  • OGR cannot open/handle .DBF files > 2 GB (#3011)
  • crash in cpl_vsil_win32.cpp when compiling as x64 under Windows (#3035)
  • create index sql execute problem (#3044)
  • GTiffDataset::FlushCache?() cause crashes when used just after dataset creation (#3067)
  • GDALDefaultOverviews::BuildOverviews?() causes out-of-bounds writes for a 1x1 dataset (#3069)
  • gdaladdo crashes on a 16-bit dataset when external overviews are requested to have JPEG compression (#3070)
  • Corrupt EXIF info can cause stack buffer overflow in JPEG driver (#3078)

GDAL:

  • GenBin? driver problems (#2730)
  • Additional dependency to libgdal.so added during linking in gdal/apps (#2970)
  • This NITF Can not be opened (endless loop) with recent GDAL (#3001)
  • This NITF Can not be opened (endless loop) with recent GDAL (#3002)
  • PPM Driver 16bit Support Byte Order Decision Questionable (#3012)
  • GDAL changes projection parameter values (#3017)
  • bad reading of AAIGRID dataset whose last line doesn't have a linebreak character (#3022)
  • HDF5 Subdataset Issue (#3024)
  • jp2kak driver can't display this unsigned 16 bit J2K image (#3027)
  • NITF PRJPSB TRE handling wrong for Transverse Mercator (#3029)
  • gdaladdo not producing correct overviews for greyscale+alpha image (#3033)
  • GDALLoadRPB/IMDFile fails with path (#3047)
  • Setting stats and histogram to JP2 compressed NITF corrupts the aux.xml (#3051)
  • poBand->SetMetadataItem?( "source_0", szFilterSourceXML, "vrt_sources" ) not supported as expected (#3052)
  • gdaladdo fails with JPEG YCBCR when interleaving is not specified to be pixel (#3064)
  • georaster - NLS problem with XML metadata (#3066)
  • gdalwarp can crash when reprojecting into an irrelevant SRS (#3079)

OGR:

  • Relax KML driver about xmlns (#3004)
  • KML driver painfully slow when reading huge geometries (#3005)
  • PG driver does not recognize 'real' data type (#3006)
  • X-Plane reader: Bezier curves in Pavement and APTLinefeature not curved (#3030)

OGR Spatial References:

  • Mercator with scale=1 at non-equatoral latitude handled improperly. (#3026)
  • Hotine Oblique Mercator translation to PROJ.4 format looses scale factor. (#3032)
  • Equidistant Conic ESRI Morphing Broken (#3086)

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