Fedora 16 Update: qlandkartegt-1.4.0-1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-03-01 08:58:19

Name        : qlandkartegt
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 1.4.0
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : http://www.qlandkarte.org/
Summary     : GPS device mapping tool
Description :
QLandkarte GT is the ultimate outdoor aficionado's tool for GPS maps in
GeoTiff format as well as Garmin's img vector map format. Additional it is
the PC side frontend to QLandkarte M, a moving map application for mobile
devices. And it fills the gap Garmin leaves in refusing to support Linux.
QLandkarte GT is the proof that writing portable applications for Unix,
Windows and OSX is feasible with a minimum of overhead. No excuses!

QLandkarte GT does replace the original QLandkarte with a much more
flexible architecture. It's not limited to a map format or device. Thus
if you think your Magellan GPS or other should be supported, join the team.

Additionally it is a front end to the GDAL tools, to make georeferencing
scanned maps feasible for the normal user. Compared to similar tools like
QGis, it's target users are more on the consumer side than on the scientific
one. QLandkarte GT might not let you select every possible feature of the
GDAL tools, but it will simplify their use to the demands of most users.

Update Information:

update to version 1.4.0 with these changes:
- Add native WMS support
- Fix compass for polar regions
- Add configuration for diskcache (path, size limit, time limit)
- Enable limited map export from TMS/WMS maps
- Add a user defined projection to --- no map ---
- Add export of spoiler pictures to Garmin Bulk Device export
- Add dialog to crop a map
- Add basic support to view and create maps in RMAP format
- Add commandline option to define configuration file explicitely.
- Increase length of media filter for track profiles if applied several times.


* Mon Feb 27 2012 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 1.4.0-1
- update to 1.4.0
* Thu Jan  5 2012 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 1.3.2-1
- update to 1.3.2
* Thu Dec  1 2011 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 1.3.1-1
- update to 1.3.1
* Mon Nov 14 2011 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 1.3.0-1
- update to 1.3.0
* Sun Oct 23 2011 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 1.2.4-1
- update to 1.2.4

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

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