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It's been a big week for GeoTools releases, with both 2.6-RC1 and 2.5.8 hitting the streets.
GeoTools 2.5.8 has seen a number of changes including:
Improvements Shapefile locking
Various fixes to ImageMosaic stability
Support for JDBC aggregate functions
To try out the latest release, head on over to the downloads page http://docs.codehaus.org/display/GEOTOOLS/2.5.8 .
GeoTools 2.6 has finally reached release candidacy, with the resolution of a few key issues,…
GeoTools is alive and kicking; well kicking out 2.5.5 release anyways. The developers have been very busy lately (organizing due to some staff changes).
Catching up with news posts - on May 5th GeoTools 2.5.…