August 11, 2006

GRASS GIS 6.1.0 released today

GRASS dev. team has announced today the release of GRASS GIS 6.1.0 -- This is the first release of GRASS as a proposed founding project of the new Open Source Geospatial Foundation. Some details... A new graphical GIS manager and menu system has been implemented, while the old GUI display manager has been retained and improved for legacy support. The NVIZ visualization tool has been enhanced to display 3D vector data and voxel volumes and supports the creation of on-the-fly MPEG animations. Additional improvements include substantial message translation (i18n) with support for FreeType fonts, including multi-byte Asian characters, and tools to allow new project locations to be automatically generated from input data or EPSG code. For more details see

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