[Proj] PROJ 4.6.1 Released

Gerald I. Evenden geraldi.evenden at gmail.com
Mon Sep 1 12:35:53 EDT 2008

On Monday 01 September 2008 11:51:17 am Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> Folks,
> I have promoted the PROJ 4.6.1 RC3 to being the PROJ 4.6.1 final release
> since there don't seem to be any serious problems with it.  From the news
> file:
>   o Added the glabsgm (Gauss Laborde / Sphere Geometric Mean) projection,
>     and gstmerc variation.

Don't they produce the same numbers?  If they do, why two entries?  If they do 
not, please let me know.  Anyway, I thought gstmerc was the consensus.

Also, I have no idea what the "Sphere Geometric Mean" applies to in this 
projection?  If anyone has any ideas, please let me know.
The whole religious complexion of the modern world is due
to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.
-- Havelock Ellis (1859-1939) British psychologist

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