Time for a 4.8.4 release

Daniel Morissette dmorissette at MAPGEARS.COM
Thu Jun 22 08:29:09 EDT 2006

We've got a good set of bugs fixed in teh 4.8.x branch since 4.8.3 (see 
change log below). What do you think of pushing that as a 4.8.4 release 

I start with a +1 vote.


Version 4.8.4 (CVS)

- Fixed leak of shapefile handles (shp/shx/dbf) on tiled layers (bug 1802)

- Support treating POLYGONZ as MS_SHAPE_POLYGON.  (bug 1784)

- Force stdin into binary mode on win32 when reading post bodies. (bug 1768)

- Output feature id as @fid instead of @gml:id in WFS 1.0.0 / GML 2.1.2
   GetFeature requests (bug 1759)

- Preventing to take ownership of the memory when constructing objects
   with parent objects using C# mapscript (causing nullreference exception,
   Bug 1743)

- Fixed FP exception in mapgd.c when pixmap symbol 'sizey' not set (bug 

- Fixed problem with mycursor not being closed on layer close in the
   mappostgis.c module (bug 1757).

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