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Nov 20, 2017 3:01:14 AM (4 weeks ago)
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Even Rouault
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2.2.3 news

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     1= GDAL/OGR 2.2.3 Release Notes =
     2
     3The 2.2.3 release is a bug fix release.
     4
     5== Build ==
     6
     7 * nmake.opt: Ensure PDB is included in release DLL if WITH_PDB requested (#7055)
     8
     9== Port ==
     10
     11 * /vsicurl/ and derived filesystems: redirect ReadDir() to ReadDirEx() (#7045)
     12 * /vsicurl/: enable redirection optimization on signed URLs of Google Cloud Storage. Helps for the PLScenes driver (#7067)
     13 * /vsicurl/: fix 2.2 regression regarding retrieval of file size of FTP file (#7088)
     14 * /vsis3/: fix to avoid invalid content to be sent if Write() writes more than 50 MB in a single call (#7058)
     15 * /vsis3/: fix Seek(Tell(), SEEK_SET) fails if current position is not 0 (#7062)
     16 * /vsis3/: fix support of non-ASCII characters in keys (#7143, #7146)
     17 * Fix CPLCopyTree() that doesn't properly on MSVC 2015 (and possibly other platforms) (#7070)
     18
     19== Algorithms ==
     20
     21 * RPC transformer: set output coordinates to HUGE_VAL when failure occurs, so that a following coordinate transformation can detect the error too (#7090)
     22 * GDALGrid() with linear algorithm: avoid assertions/segmentation fault when GDALTriangulationFindFacetDirected() fails (#7101)
     23 * GDALComputeProximity(): fix int32 overflow when computing distances on large input datasets (#7102)
     24 * GDALResampleChunk32R_Gauss: fix potential out of bounds access (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4056)
     25
     26== GDAL utilities ==
     27
     28 * gdalwarp: fix issue with GDALAdjustValueToDataType(Float32, +/- inf)  that didn't preserve infinity, which affected gdalwarp -dstnodata inf (#7097)
     29 * gdalwarp -crop_to_cutline: reduce number of iterations to find the appropriate densification (#7119)
     30 * gdal_contour: return with non-0 code if field creation or contour generation failed (#7147)
     31
     32== GDAL drivers ==
     33
     34GeoRaster driver:
     35 * fix int overflow (#6999)
     36
     37GPKG driver:
     38 *  speed-up statistics retrieval on non-Byte datasets (#7096)
     39
     40GRIB driver:
     41 * if GRIB_ADJUST_LONGITUDE_RANGE config option is set to YES, adjust the longitude range to be close to [-180,180] when possible for products whose left origin is close to 180deg. (#7103)
     42
     43GSAG driver:
     44 * avoid assertion on some files with nul characters (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=3726)
     45
     46GTiff driver:
     47 * make sure that -co PHOTOMETRIC=RGB overrides the color interpretation of the first 3 bands of the source datasets (#7064)
     48 * on reading use GeogTOWGS84GeoKey to override the defaults TOWGS84 values coming from EPSG code (#7144)
     49 * fix potential crash when reading in RGBA mode with internal libtiff (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4157)
     50 * fix potential crash with old-jpeg compression and internal libtiff (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4180)
     51
     52HTTP driver:
     53 * do not open the underlying dataset with GDAL_OF_SHARED, to avoid later assertion
     54
     55JP2KAK driver:
     56 * fix unix build with Kakadu 7.A and later (#7048, #7081)
     57
     58JPEG driver:
     59 * Add compatibility with libjpeg-turbo 1.5.2 that honours max_memory_to_use (cf https://github.com/libjpeg-turbo/libjpeg-turbo/issues/162)
     60
     61JP2OpenJPEG driver:
     62 * Add support for openjpeg 2.3 (#7074)
     63
     64netCDF driver:
     65 * fix raster read as nodata with Byte datatype, (valid_range={0,255} or _Unsigned = True) and negative _FillValue (#7069)
     66 * be more tolerant on the formatting of standard parallel (space separated instead of {x,y,...} syntax), and accept up to 2/1000 error on spacing to consider a regular grid, to be able to read files provided by the national weather institute of Netherlands (KNMI) (#7086)
     67
     68PDF driver:
     69 * round to upper integer when computing a DPI such that page size remains within limits accepted by Acrobat (#7083)
     70
     71Sentinel2 driver:
     72 * add support for direct opening of .zip files of new safe_compact L1C products (#7085)
     73
     74VRT driver:
     75 * avoid error being emitted when opening a VRTRawRasterBand in a .zip files (#7056)
     76
     77== OGR core ==
     78
     79 * Fix OGR[Curve]Polygon::Intersects(OGRPoint*) to return true when point is on polygon boundary (#7091)
     80 * importFromWkt(): fix import of GEOMETRYCOLLECTION ending with POINT EMPTY or LINESTRING EMPTY (#7128, 2.1 regression)
     81
     82== OGR utilities ==
     83
     84 * ogrtindex: fix crash when using -f SQLITE -t_srs XXXX (#7053)
     85
     86== OGR drivers ==
     87
     88Amigocloud driver:
     89 * Fixed data field types (https://github.com/OSGeo/gdal/pull/246)
     90 * Output list of datasets if dataset id is not provided.
     91 * Implemented waiting for job to complete on the server. This will improve write to AmigoCloud reliability.
     92 * Updated documentation.
     93
     94FileGDB driver:
     95 * remove erroneous ODsCCreateGeomFieldAfterCreateLayer capability declaration (https://github.com/OSGeo/gdal/pull/247)
     96
     97GeoJSON driver:
     98 * ESRIJson: recognize documents that lack geometry fields (#7071)
     99 * ESRIJson: recognize documents starting with a very long fieldAliases list (#7107)
     100
     101GeoRSS driver:
     102 * fix detection of field type (#7108)
     103
     104GML driver:
     105 * fix FORCE_SRS_DETECTION=YES effect on feature count and SRS reporting on gml files with .gfs (#7046)
     106 * do not try to open kml files (#7061)
     107 * GML geometry parsing: fix robustness issue with gml:PolyhedralSurface
     108 * do not report gml:name / gml:description of features as layer metadata
     109
     110GPKG driver:
     111 * do not try to update extent on gpkg_contents after GetExtent() on a empty layer of a datasource opened in read-only mode
     112
     113GTM driver:
     114 * fix null pointer dereference in case of read error (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4047)
     115
     116MDB driver:
     117 * fix multi-thread support (https://issues.qgis.org/issues/16039)
     118
     119MITAB driver
     120 * do not emit error if the .ind file is missing, just a debug message (#7094)
     121
     122MySQL:
     123 * fix build with MariaDB 10.2 (#7079)
     124
     125OCI driver:
     126 * initialize in multi-threaded compatible mode to fix QGIS related crashes (https://issues.qgis.org/issues/17311), and fix a few memleaks
     127
     128ODS driver:
     129 * avoid using CPLSPrintf() return directly with VSIFOpenL() as the temp buffer might be later recycled (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4050)
     130
     131PLScenes driver:
     132 * backport data/plscenesconf.json from trunk to add SkySatScene fields
     133
     134Shapefile driver:
     135 *  Fix GetFeatureCount() to properly take into account spatial filter when attribute filter also in effect (#7123)
     136
     137SQLite/Spatialite driver:
     138 * don't invalidate statistics when running a PRAGMA (https://issues.qgis.org/issues/17424)
     139 * SQLite dialect: support SQLite 3.21, and LIKE, <>, IS NOT, IS NOT NULL, IS NULL and IS operators (#7149)
     140
     141XLS driver:
     142 * workaround opening filenames with incompatible character set on Windows (https://issues.qgis.org/issues/9301)
     143
     144XLSX driver:
     145 * fix non working detection of Date/Time fields in some documents (#7073)
     146 * fix opening of documents with x: namespace in xl/workbook.xml (#7110)
     147 * avoid using CPLSPrintf() return directly with VSIFOpenL() as the temp buffer might be later recycled (https://bugs.chromium.org/p/oss-fuzz/issues/detail?id=4050)
     148
     149== SWIG bindings ==
     150
     151 * map GRA_Max, GRA_Min, GRA_Med, GRA_Q1 and GRA_Q3 (#7153)
     152 
     153== Python bindings ==
     154
     155 * remove 'from . import _gdal_array' line from gdal_array.py that is not necessary with normal execution of the bindings, and cause errors with PyInstaller (#7044)