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libLAS 1.0.1

04 Feb 2009 | mloskot

Today, Howard has announced new release of libLAS 1.0.1. The new version mostly brings update in Python bindings. Here is detailed report of all fixes in this milestone.

Selection of most important improvements include:

  • #82: Python bindings missing get/set intensity

  • #83: Support fractional seconds in the Python bindings

  • #84: Improve LASPoint::equal

  • #89: Python liblas.version did not work

  • #88: liblas-config script to provide library/include locations to software wishing to link to libLAS

  • #86: las2txt M option allowing the index number of the point to be included in the output

Traditionally, soruce code packages of libLAS are available - visit homepage of 1.0.1 release.

libLAS is a generic GNU autoconf/autotools project, however, and building libLAS is as simple as ./configure;make;make install.

Windows users can install libLAS from the OSGeo4W packages repository. This release contains the Python bindings, command-line utilities (including las2ogr) and development packages.

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