[Shapelib] shapelib release

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Jan 3 16:32:18 EST 2008

Bram de Greve wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering if there's any plans for a new official release of
> shapelib.  The latest one (1.2.10) is of April 2003, almost five years
> ago =)
> Are there any release blockers that should be taken care of before there
> can be a new one?


I'd like to get the new hooks mechanism for errors and io used everywhere
(at least in shpopen.c, dbfopen.c and shptree.c) and then do a first beta
for Shapelib 1.3.  I was also contemplating doing full "autotoolification"
of libtiff for 1.3.

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