Subject: PR/35752 CVS commit: pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib
To: None <,,>
From: Greg Troxel <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 02/23/2007 22:25:02
The following reply was made to PR pkg/35752; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Greg Troxel <>
Subject: PR/35752 CVS commit: pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib
Date: Fri, 23 Feb 2007 22:22:39 +0000 (UTC)

 Module Name:	pkgsrc
 Committed By:	gdt
 Date:		Fri Feb 23 22:22:39 UTC 2007
 Modified Files:
 	pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib: DESCR Makefile PLIST distinfo
 	pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/patches: patch-aa
 Removed Files:
 	pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/patches: patch-ab patch-ac patch-ad
 Log Message:
 Update to 1.4.0, supplied by Brook Milligan in PR 35752.
 The package now has a mysql option in addition to the default pgsql.
 GDAL/OGR 1.4.0 - General Changes
 Perl Bindings:
  - Added doxygen based documentation.
 NG Python Bindings:
  - Implemented numpy support.
 CSharp Bindings:
  - Now mostly operational.
 WinCE Porting:
  - CPL
  - base OGR, OSR and mitab and shape drivers.
  - GDAL, including GeoTIFF, DTED, AAIGrid drivers
  - Added test suite (gdalautotest/cpp)
 Mac OSX Port:
  - Added framework support (--with-macosx-framework)
 GDAL 1.4.0 - Overview Of Changes
 WCS Driver:
  - New
 PDS (Planetary Data Set) Driver:
  - New
 ISIS (Mars Qubes) Driver:
  - New
 HFA (.img) Driver:
  - Support reading ProjectionX PE strings.
  - Support producing .aux files with statistics.
  - Fix serious bugs with u1, u2 and u4 compressed data.
 NITF Driver:
  - Added BLOCKA reading support.
  - Added ICORDS='D'
  - Added jpeg compression support (readonly)
  - Support multiple images as subdatasets.
  - Support CGM data (as metadata)
 AIGrid Driver:
  - Use VSI*L API (large files, in memory, etc)
  - Support upper case filenames.
  - Support .clr file above coverage.
 HDF4 Driver:
  - Added support for access to geolocation arrays (see RFC 4).
  - External raw raster bands supported.
 PCIDSK (.pix) Driver:
  - Support METER/FEET as LOCAL_CS.
  - Fix serious byte swapping error on creation.
 BMP Driver:
  - Various fixes, including 16bit combinations, and non-intel byte swapping.
 GeoTIFF Driver:
  - Fixed in place update for LZW and Deflated compressed images.
 JP2KAK (JPEG2000) Driver:
  - Added support for reading and writing gmljp2 headers.
  - Read xml boxes as metadata.
  - Accelerate YCbCr handling.
 JP2MrSID (JPEG2000) Driver:
  - Added support for reading gmljp2 headers.
 EHDR (ESRI BIL) Driver:
  - Support 1-7 bit data.
  - Added statistics support.
 OGR 1.4.0 - Overview of Changes
  - RFC 6: Added support for SQL/attribute filter access to geometry, and
    style strings.
  - Support for OGC SRS URNs.
  - Support for +wktext/EXTENSION stuff for preserving PROJ.4 string in WKT.
  - Added Two Point Equidistant projection.
  - Added Krovak projection.
  - Updated support files to EPSG 6.11.
  - Support source and destination longitude wrapping control.
  - Various extensions and improvements.
  - New
 KML Driver:
  - New (write only)
 E00 Driver:
  - New (read only)
  - Polygon (PAL) likely not working properly.
 Postgres/PostGIS Driver:
  - Updated to support new EWKB results (PostGIS 1.1?)
  - Fixed serious bug with writing SRSes.
  - Added schema support.
 GML Driver:
  - Strip namespaces off field names.
  - Handle very large geometries gracefully.
 ODBC Driver:
  - Added support for spatial_ref_sys table.
 SDE Driver:
  - Added logic to speed things up while actually detecting layer geometry types
 PGeo Driver:
  - Added support for MDB Tools ODBC driver on linux/unix.
 VRT Driver:
  - Added useSpatialSubquery support.
 To generate a diff of this commit:
 cvs rdiff -r1.1.1.1 -r1.2 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/DESCR
 cvs rdiff -r1.6 -r1.7 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/Makefile
 cvs rdiff -r1.2 -r1.3 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/PLIST
 cvs rdiff -r1.5 -r1.6 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/
 cvs rdiff -r1.3 -r1.4 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/distinfo
 cvs rdiff -r1.1.1.1 -r1.2 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/patches/patch-aa
 cvs rdiff -r1.1.1.1 -r0 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/patches/patch-ab
 cvs rdiff -r1.1 -r0 pkgsrc/geography/gdal-lib/patches/patch-ac \
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