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PostGIS 1.5.3 Release

The 1.5.3 release of PostGIS is now available. This is a minor release addressing a few issues that have been filed since the 1.5.2 release in addition to fixes that allow it to compile against PostgreSQL 9.1beta.

Bug Fixes

  • #1056, produce correct bboxes for arc geometries, fixes index errors (Paul Ramsey)
  • #1007, ST_IsValid crash - fix requires GEOS 3.3.0+ or 3.2.3+ (Sandro Santilli, reported by Birgit Laggner)
  • #940, support for PostgreSQL 9.1 beta 1 (Regina Obe, Paul Ramsey, patch submitted by stl)
  • #845, ST_Intersects precision error (Sandro Santilli, Nicklas Avèn, reported by cdestigter)
  • #884, Unstable results with ST_Within, ST_Intersects (Chris Hodgson)
  • #779, shp2pgsql -S option seems to fail on points (Jeff Adams)
  • #666, ST_DumpPoints is not null safe (Regina Obe)
  • #631, Update NZ projections for grid transformation support (jpalmer)
  • #630, Peculiar Null treatment in arrays in ST_Collect (Chris Hodgson, reported by David Bitner)
  • #624, Memory leak in ST_GeogFromText (ryang, Paul Ramsey)
  • #609, Bad source code in manual section 5.2 Java Clients (simoc, Regina Obe)
  • #604, shp2pgsql usage touchups (Mike Toews, Paul Ramsey)
  • #573 ST_Union fails on a group of linestrings - Not a PostGIS bug, fixed in GEOS 3.3.0
  • #457 ST_CollectionExtract returns non-requested type (Nicklas AvÈn, Paul Ramsey)
  • #441 ST_AsGeoJson Bbox on GeometryCollection error (Olivier Courtin)
  • #411 Ability to backup invalid geometries (Sando Santilli, reported by Regione Toscana)
  • #409 ST_AsSVG - degraded (Olivier Courtin, Reported by Sdikiy)
  • #373 Documentation syntax error in hard upgrade (Paul Ramsey, reported by psvensso)

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