Tuesday, July 21, 2020

GeoTools 23.2 Released

The GeoTools team is pleased to share the availability of   GeoTools 23.2 :
This release is published to the osgeo maven repository, and is made in conjunction with  GeoServer 2.17.2 . This is a stable release and is a recommended upgrade for all users of the GeoTools library.

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to this release. The large number of fixes this release are in part to participation in a bug fix sprint organized by GeoSolutions.

Improvements and Fixes

Public service announcement:
  • The ogr-bridj module has been removed, it had not been released for sometime.
From our issue tracker  release-notes :
  • New! ImageMosaic can now be used with SQL Server index
  • New! PostgreSQL translate jsonPointer function directly SQL
  • GeoPackage support for long integers, and raster tables with special characters in the name
  • Rendering fix when using high oversample combined with reprojection and rendering transformations
  • Rendering fix for composition when when of the layers has a null image
  • WMTS scale fix when requesting tiles
  • WKB FootprintLoader fix when being used by multiple concurrent requests
  • Fix wfs client to avoid duplicate SRS entries for WFS 2.0.0 Layer
  • Fix 16 bits colormap to RGB expansion results for better PNG24 bit encoding
  • WMTS client fix replacing {style} placeholder in getCapabilties document, also more forgiving when parsing ContactInfo and Internationalized Strings.
  • DecoratingFeatureCollection now delegates visitors to wrapped FeatureCollection
  • Shapefile write fails now handles MULTIPOLYGON EMPTY geometries
  • WrappingProjectionHandler::accumulate method fixed to support mixed Geometry typed GeometryCollection
  • WFS-NG GetFeature GET request URL encoding no longer assumed to be UTF-8.
  • Image mosaic STACK merge mode restored
  • Addressed a performance issue with the URL converter "data:" protocol converter accepts any schema without validation
  • Updated versions forEMF, PostgreSQL JDBC Driver, and MongoDB Driver.

About GeoTools 23 Series

GeoTools 23: For more information see the release notes ( 23.2 | 23.1 | 23.0 |  23-RC )

Monday, July 6, 2020

GeoTools 22.4 released

The GeoTools team is pleased to announce the release of GeoTools 22.4:
GeoTools 22.4 is a stable release and is recommended for new development and production systems. This release is made in conjunction with GeoServer 2.16.4.

What's new

  • The ImageMosaic plugin supports storing the index in SQL Server
  • The PostgreSQL JDBC driver has been updated to the latest release, as well as the MongoDB connector
  • New filter function, "mapGet", retrieves an entry from a Map (useful when your simple features do contain a map, e.g., when using a hstore column in PostgreSQL).
Other assorted fixes can be found in release notes.

About GeoTools 22 Series