Fedora 16 Update: grass-6.4.1-5.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-11-25 01:31:27

Name        : grass
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 6.4.1
Release     : 5.fc16
URL         : http://grass.fbk.eu
Summary     : GRASS - Geographic Resources Analysis Support System
Description :
GRASS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is a Geographic
Information System (GIS) used for geospatial data management and
analysis, image processing, graphics/maps production, spatial
modeling, and visualization. GRASS is currently used in academic and
commercial settings around the world, as well as by many governmental
agencies and environmental consulting companies.

Update Information:

New upstream release, see Changelog in Lib sub-package


- Help and locales finally work properly
- Build with Geos
- Versionless symlink for library directory makes
  configuration of other programs easier

* Wed Nov 23 2011 Volker Fröhlich <volker27 at gmx.at> - 6.4.1-5
- Move string substitution back to the install section, because
  it causes problems otherwise
- Add patch for libpng API change
* Wed Nov  2 2011 Volker Fröhlich <volker27 at gmx.at> - 6.4.1-4
- Remove encoding from desktop file
- Remove BR on wxGTK, because wxGTK requires it anyway
- Disable Ubuntu patches, because they don't seem to work in Fedora
- Move all the string substitution for locales and docs to prep
- Use name macro in Source
- Drop custom compiler flags -- no evidence they serve a purpose
- Remove 2 unnecessary chmods
- Don't use sysconfdir macro in places, where etc means something different
- Add contributors to documentation
* Wed Nov  2 2011 Volker Fröhlich <volker27 at gmx.at> - 6.4.1-3
- Patch locale and documentation paths properly for the GUI
* Thu Sep 22 2011 Volker Fröhlich <volker27 at gmx.at> - 6.4.1-2
- Remove duplicate documentation
- Correct further documentation paths
- Create version-less symlinks for library directory and binary
- Supply all lang files to the files section directly
- Add ternary operator patch for Python 2.4 (ELGIS)

  [ 1 ] Bug #711860 - Qgis does not open Mapset

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update grass' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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