[Qgis-developer] qgis-dev has dependencies on ECW ?

Jürgen E. Fischer jef at norbit.de
Wed Jan 1 07:19:34 PST 2014

Hi Andrea,

On Tue, 31. Dec 2013 at 20:50:04 +0100, Andrea Peri wrote:
>    I'm just no to update my install of qgis using the osgeo4w .
>    And I see the osgeo4w report me that actually qgis-dev
>    ask as mandatory dependencies this packages:
>    >gdal-ecw    (1.10.1-2)
>    >    ECW Raster Plugin for GDAL
>    >    Required by: qgis-dev
>    >
>    >gdal-mrsid    (1.10.1-2)
>    >    MrSID Raster Plugin for GDAL
>    >    Required by: qgis-dev
>    I don't understand why the gdal-ecw and gdal-mrsid are mandatory.

Just because someone complained about the slow JPEG2000 support in the weekly
builds.  The weekly standalone installer snapshots were based on the qgis-dev
package.   Not there's a qgis-full-dev package which the comming weekly builds
will be based on.


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