Re: [Pkg-grass-general] Re: qgis
On Sun, 2005-04-24 at 16:39 +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> [Steve Halasz]
> > A serious bug was filed against qgis and gdal requiring that they
> > depend on a more recent version of xerces. There was a bug in qgis
> > that caused a crash adding shapefiles with gdal 1.2.6. So when gdal
> > 1.2.6 went into testing, qgis had to be removed. A new version of
> > glibc is being built which will be installed into testing by
> > hand. After that happens and qgis gets built on arm it will be able
> > to go back into testing.
> Is this new version of qgis able to read huge GPX files without using
> excess amount of memory? Bug #284238 is still open, but I was told a
> new version of qgis would solve the problem.
This has been fixed in CVS. The fix will be in 0.7, which is taking
longer than usual. It will include projection on-the-fly and that is
taking a lot of work. But we are in feature and working on
stabilization, so hopefully it won't be too long.