[osgeo4w-dev] GDAL 1.8.0 - New Baseline for GDAL in OSGeo4W

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Fri Jan 28 14:13:15 EST 2011

Hi Frank,

On Fri, 28. Jan 2011 at 12:32:13 -0500, Frank Warmerdam wrote:
>  o It may take me a while to work the quirks out of this significant
>    a transition which I intend to do in the "test" context over the next
>    few days.  To this end I would appreciate folks not doing the
>    OSGeo4W "Promote" operation to move the test setup.ini file over the
>    production one.  I have backed up the current setup.ini file in
>    /osgeo/download/osgeo4w/backup just in case it does happen so we can
>    restore.

Ok, the automatic "promotion" the nightly qgis build does is disabled now.

> I'm interested in feedback on the this plan though I'm convinced enough
> that there are no serious problems with it that I am planning to go ahead
> as long as I don't hear any showstoppers.

Looks fine to me too.   When can I start building QGIS with GDAL 1.8? ;)


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