[MS4W-Users] version 3.2.3 available

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Thu Nov 23 17:22:06 EST 2017

Hello everyone,

MS4W version 3.2.3 is now available at http://www.ms4w.com  This 
contains security releases of Apache, PHP, and upgrades to the MapServer 
7.0.7, GDAL 2.2.3, MapCache 1.6.1.  Thank you to the users providing 
feedback and testing through the issue tracker, as several important 
issues were tackled in this release, the feedback was really helpful.

This a substantial MS4W release.  Here is the full list of changes:

          - upgraded to MapServer 7.0.7 and GDAL-2.2.3 because of
            libjpeg-turbo 1.5.2 support error (trac ticket 132)
          - upgraded PHP to 5.6.32 (trac ticket 145)
          - upgraded to MapCache 1.6.1 (trac ticket 117)
          - upgraded Apache to 2.4.29 (trac ticket 140)
          - downgraded zlib support to 1.2.7 (trac ticket 127)
          - upgraded libPNG support to 1.6.32 (trac ticket 127)
          - change to use internal libTIFF and GeoTIFF formats for GDAL
            for GDAL (trac ticket 130)
          - added JPEG commandline utilities
          - added GeoTIFF commandline utilities
          - rebuilt HDF5 support
          - rebuilt HDF4 support
          - upgraded PostgreSQL support to 10.0
          - upgraded GEOS support to 3.6.2
          - upgraded FreeXL support to 1.0.4 (trac ticket 123)
          - upgraded libxml2 support to 2.9.6
          - rebuilt ReadOSM support
          - rebuilt SpatiaLite support
          - rebuilt spatialite-tools
          - upgraded cURL support to 7.56.0
          - rebuilt NetCDF support
          - upgraded Freetype support to 2.8.1
          - rebuilt Cairo support
          - rebuilt Poppler support
          - added CSharp GDAL bindings into folder /ms4w/gdalbindings/csharp
          - upgraded HarfBuzz support to 1.6.0
          - rebuilt libSVG support
          - rebuilt libSVG-Cairo support
          - upgraded Shapelib support to 1.4.1 (trac ticket 134)
          - rebuilt shp2tile utility
          - upgraded APR library to 1.6.3
          - upgraded APR-util library to 1.6.1
          - upgraded APR-iconv library to 1.2.2
          - updated cURL certificates bundle
          - rebuilt mod_fcgid
          - rebuilt Apache H264 Streaming Module
          - rebuilt TinyOWS
          - added note about C++ Redistributable in the README (trac 
ticket 131)
          - added w+ (write-only) explanation to formats section of README
            (trac ticket 139)
          - updated link to issue tracker to https://www.ms4w.com/trac/
            (trac ticket 141)
          - upgraded OpenSSL support to 1.0.2m (trac ticket 147)
          - upgraded libTIFF support to 4.0.9 (trac ticket 149)

Please note that (if you are using the .zip) your server must have the 
C++ Redistributable installed on it beforehand: execute the local file 

Don't be afraid to also provide feedback and requests through the MS4W 
tracker (so the comments and requests are not lost or forgotten): 

Thank you all for sharing your spatial information with MS4W.

And happy MapServing!


Jeff McKenna
MapServer Consulting and Training Services

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