Sunday, September 16, 2012

GeoTools 8.1 Released

The Geotools community is pleased to announce the release of Geotools 8.1 to  sourceforge downloads:
This release is also deployed to our OSGeo Maven Repository. For more information on setting up your project with Maven, see the Quickstart  included in the user guide.

We would like to thank all the developers, users and contributor that have helped to make this release possible.

The GeoTools Community

About GeoTools 8.1

Geotools 8.1 is a stable release made in conjunction with GeoServer 2.2-RC3 and uDig 1.3.2.

This is a bug fix release with a small number of improvements:
  • [GEOT-4126] App-schema: Enable specifying row number in getting sourceExpressionw for denormalised rows
  • [GEOT-4216] Add SplitPolygon, Polygonize processes
  • [GEOT-4217] H2DataStoreFactory does not create a manageable data source
  • [GEOT-4236] Allow external PRJ to override internal CRS definition
  • For additional information (and 11 bug fixes) please see the GeoTools 8.1 Release Notes.

About The GeoTools 8 Series

The GeoTools 8 is the stable release series recommended for production systems.

New features available in Geotools 8:
For those migrating from GeoTools 2.7, upgrade instructions are available. No additional GeoTools 2.7.x releases are scheduled.