Monday, January 31, 2011

GeoTools 2.7-RC1 Released

The GeoTools project is happy to announce the first release candidate for GeoTools 2.7, now available for download.
Notable features and bug fixes added since 2.7-beta1 include:
  • labelling improvements with regard to handling spaces
  • XML encoder fixes to more robustly handle encoding while under heavy loads
  • better raster band naming when colour interpretation not available for a band
  • improvements to WMS client regarding GetFeatureInfo and asking MapServer for transparent PNGs
And more. Check out the change log for all the information.

Download 2.7-RC1 now. You can help GeoTools get to the official 2.7.0 release by trying out the release candidate and reporting any issues encountered in the bug tracker or on the mailing list.

Thanks for supporting GeoTools!

- The GeoTools Community