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PostGIS 2.0.2 Release

The 2.0.2 source release of PostGIS is now available and accompanying documentation

This is a bug fix release, addressing issues that have been filed since the 2.0.1 release.

Bug Fixes

  • #1287, Drop of "gist_geometry_ops" broke a few clients package of legacy_gist.sql for these cases
  • #1391, Errors during upgrade from 1.5
  • #1828, Poor selectivity estimate on ST_DWithin
  • #1838, error importing tiger/line data
  • #1869, ST_AsBinary is not unique added to legacy_minor/legacy.sql scripts
  • #1885, Missing field from tabblock table in tiger2010 census_loader.sql
  • #1891, Use LDFLAGS environment when building liblwgeom
  • #1900, Fix pgsql2shp for big-endian systems
  • #1932, Fix raster2pgsql for invalid syntax for setting index tablespace
  • #1936, ST_GeomFromGML on CurvePolygon causes server crash
  • #1955, ST_ModEdgeHeal and ST_NewEdgeHeal for doubly connected edges
  • #1957, ST_Distance to a one-point LineString returns NULL
  • #1976, Geography point-in-ring code overhauled for more reliability
  • #1978, wrong answer calculating length of closed circular arc (circle)
  • #1981, Remove unused but set variables as found with gcc 4.6+
  • #1987, Restore 1.5.x behaviour of ST_Simplify
  • #1989, Preprocess input geometry to just intersection with raster to be clipped
  • #1991, geocode really slow on PostgreSQL 9.2
  • #1996, support POINT EMPTY in GeoJSON output
  • #1998, Fix ST_{Mod,New}EdgeHeal joining edges sharing both endpoints
  • #2001, ST_CurveToLine has no effect if the geometry doesn't actually contain an arc
  • #2015, ST_IsEmpty('POLYGON(EMPTY)') returns False
  • #2019, ST_FlipCoordinates does not update bbox
  • #2025, Fix side location conflict at TopoGeo_AddLineString
  • #2026, improve performance of distance calculations
  • #2033, Fix adding a splitting point into a 2.5d topology
  • #2051, Fix excess of precision in ST_AsGeoJSON output
  • #2052, Fix buffer overflow in lwgeom_to_geojson
  • #2056, Fixed lack of SRID check of raster and geometry in ST_SetValue()
  • #2057, Fixed linking issue for raster2psql to libpq
  • #2060, Fix "dimension" check violation by GetTopoGeomElementArray
  • #2072, Removed outdated checks preventing ST_Intersects(raster) from working on out-db bands
  • #2077, Fixed incorrect answers from ST_Hillshade(raster)
  • #2092, Namespace issue with ST_GeomFromKML,ST_GeomFromGML for libxml 2.8+
  • #2099, Fix double free on exception in ST_OffsetCurve
  • #2100, ST_AsRaster() may not return raster with specified pixel type
  • #2108, Ensure ST_Line_Interpolate_Point always returns POINT
  • #2109, Ensure ST_Centroid always returns POINT
  • #2117, Ensure ST_PointOnSurface always returns POINT
  • #2129, Fix SRID in ST_Homogenize output with collection input
  • #2130, Fix memory error in MultiPolygon GeoJson parsing
  • Update URL of Maven jar

Enhancements

  • #1581, ST_Clip(raster, ...) no longer imposes NODATA on a band if the corresponding band from the source raster did not have NODATA
  • #1928, Accept array properties in GML input multi-geom input (Kashif Rasul and Shoaib Burq / SpacialDB)
  • #2082, Add indices on start_node and end_node of topology edge tables
  • #2087, Speedup topology.GetRingEdges using a recursive CTE

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