wiki:Release/1.6.3-News

GDAL/OGR 1.6.3

27/11/2009

General:

  • r13533 (ogr postgis plugin) have been added to the stable branch only (#3125)
  • GRIB detection not thread safe (#3209)

GDAL:

  • GDALRasterizeLayers() and GDALRasterizeGeometries() segfault when passed invalid band numbers (#3146)
  • Patch for HDF5 block size recognition (#2270)
  • Gdal doesn't calculate stats correctly if it is negative number (#2511)
  • ERS file pointing to an ECW file is not opening when a full path name is not specified (#2907)
  • Keyword causing format unrecognized (PDS) (#2956)
  • Add support for large NITF files (#2989)
  • do not remove leading spaces after TRE=xxxx= metadata when writing them (#3088)
  • [PATCH] TSX COSAR driver and 'pixel validity mask' (#3112)
  • GDALDataset::BlockBasedRasterIO() does not use overviews (#3124)
  • SIGBUS when reading A.TOC on Solaris (#3130)
  • Cleanup of drivers when using ECW data is very expensive (#3134)
  • When PIXELTYPE=SIGNEDBYTE, band.GetStatistics? returns wrong values (#3151)
  • HFA doesn't support reading COMPRESSED + SIGNEDBYTE (#3152)
  • undefined reference to ... error with gdalbuildvrt.cpp (#3167)
  • variation on label to image pointer (PDS) (#3177)
  • GDALGridCreate with NULL progress callback function (#3189)
  • ERS driver fails with ERSs containing relative paths to non-ERStorage rasters (#3196)
  • Wrong type casting in GDALGrid data metrics functions (#3207)
  • HDF5 driver crashes with stackoverflow on this HDF5 image (#3218)

Utilities:

  • Python utililities should support command-line wildcards (#2783)
  • gdalbuildvrt -resolution lowest/highest does not work correcty for y pixel size (#3198)
  • [PATCH] Part of the reprojected image is missing from GDAL 1.6.0 along 180E/180W longitude (#3206)

OGR:

  • OGRLayer::GetFIDColumn() and GetGeometryColumn?() just return empty strings from Python bindings (#2694)
  • GML read failure for GDAL 1.6+ (#2948)
  • GML reading problems with Xerces 3.x (#3156)
  • OGRLayer::GetFeatureCount? returns a wrong value for SOUNDG layer (#3163)
  • XPlane driver causes fatal memory allocation in ogrinfo/ogr2ogr (#3164)

Configuration:

  • libtool: /bin/sh: arg list too long (powerpc-ibm-aix5.3) (#3080)
  • Error when building the gdal 1.6.2 for Linux (#3149)

Python:

OGR Spatial References:

  • EPSG:3785 does not support spherical mercator hack (#3136)
  • Add 2 NZ coordinate system definition to mitab driver (#3187)
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