[OpenLayers-Dev] ANNOUNCEMENT: OpenLayers 2.12 RC4!

Roald de Wit list at rdewit.net
Wed May 16 20:30:03 EDT 2012


At least 3 people have experienced the following bug with OL 2.12 and 


Github does not give non-committers the option of tagging an issue for a 
milestone, so this bug may have gone unnoticed.

I wouldn't be surprised if more reports of white lines come in after the 
release of 2.12. Maybe some of the core devs could have a look and 
determine if it's something that can be fixed within OL or that we'd 
just have to wait for a fix in Firefox (if it turns out to be a Firefox 

Regards, Roald

On 17/05/12 05:19, Eric Lemoine wrote:
> The OpenLayers dev team is proud to announce the 4th release candidate
> of OpenLayers 2.12! This RC fixes the following bugs:
> - The Layer.getServerZoom method introduced a regression that may
> trigger when using XYZ layers as overlays.
> - The calculation of maxResolution based on tileSize is incorrect for
> single tile layers.
> - The GPX format does transform geometries when necessary, but
> serializes the untransformed coords.
> - The BBOX strategy may fetch data while the layer is out of range.
> - Vector layers may be displaced in Chrome 18 and 19.
> - Layer.Bing does not work in IE 8.
> See<https://github.com/openlayers/openlayers/issues?milestone=5&state=closed>
> for details.
> We invite you to help us test the 2.12 release candidate! To test 2.12
> in your applications, include the following tag in your
> OpenLayers-powered page:
> <script src="http://openlayers.org/api/2.12-rc4/OpenLayers.js"></script>
> As always, the source is available at http://openlayers.org/download/.
> Bug reports can be filed in GitHub at
> <https://github.com/openlayers/openlayers/issues>.
> Thanks!

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