gvSIG update version 1.1.1 and 3D pilot extension for gvSIG 1.1.1 are available
gvSIG 1.1.1, a partial update of gvSIG 1.1, is now available for download in which some problems detected by our users have been fixed, so it is possible to working normally with the application. gvSIG is the Generalitat Valenciana free System Information Geographic software (GNU/GPL license). It's a tool oriented to manage geographic information and characterized by a quick access to the most usual raster and vector formats. As usual, it can be downloaded from the
Download section of the web page.
The problems fixed in this distribution can be checked from the Release Notes Section and to install the partial update you must have gvSIG 1.1 correctly installed.
On the other hand, the pilot application awarded the development contract for the 3D Extension by the Regional Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport is available too. It allows the creation of 3D Views, XYZ-projected as well as spherical (planetary), where local and remote data sources can be loaded as layers, and displayed using most of the options available in 2D like transparency, labeling, legends, etc.
It's available in the Extensions section of the web page and to install this extension you must have correctly installed gvSIG 1.1.1 version.