Release/6.4.0RC2-News

GRASS GIS 6.4.0RC2 Release

Release

Overview of changes since 6.3.0

For changes between 6.2.3 and 6.3.0, see the 6.3.0 release announcement. Since the 6.3.0 release in April 2008, more than 1450 source code modifications have been done in the 6.4.0 release branch.

New modules

Major module changes

Minor module changes

  • v.in.dxf: fixed test to determine if a polyline is 3-d (Huidae)
  • v.surf.bspline: better user error trapping (Roberto Antolín)
  • v.surf.rst: check output vector map name validity before any processing (Maris)

Library changes

Portability changes

Build changes

Message translation updates

Closed tickets

  • querying vector map crashes wxGUI (trac #415)
  • bogus rectangles on map display (trac #414)
  • i.rectify; what does -a actually do? (trac #242)
  • Can not set vector layer properties (trac #407)
  • autorendering interferes with layer selection (trac #270)
  • font settings not saved (trac #291)
  • setting 'at=' to anything crashes raster legend (trac #289)
  • v.surf.bspline broken (trac #96)
  • wxNVIZ: error pressing "All" button (trac #300)

Interoperability changes

  • R-GRASS interface (spgrass6 package): improvements to use the fast r.in.gdal/r.out.gdal instead of the GDAL plugin or r.in.bin/r.out.bin

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