Fedora 16 Update: GMT-4.5.7-1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-08-30 20:31:03

Name        : GMT
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 4.5.7
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : http://gmt.soest.hawaii.edu/
Summary     : Generic Mapping Tools
Description :
GMT is an open source collection of ~60 tools for manipulating geographic and
Cartesian data sets (including filtering, trend fitting, gridding, projecting,
etc.) and producing Encapsulated PostScript File (EPS) illustrations ranging
from simple x-y plots via contour maps to artificially illuminated surfaces
and 3-D perspective views.  GMT supports ~30 map projections and transforma-
tions and comes with support data such as coastlines, rivers, and political

GMT is developed and maintained by Paul Wessel and Walter H. F.  Smith with
help from a global set of volunteers, and is supported by the National
Science Foundation.

Update Information:

- Update to 4.5.7 (See http://gmt.soest.hawaii.edu/gmt/html/GMT_Docs.html#x1-100001.1 for more details)
- License is now (as of 4.5.6 actually) GPLv2 or later
- Re-enable octave support since we are GPLv3 compatible now


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

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