GeoTools 2.5.0 Released

News Date: 
8 Oct 2008

The GeoTools 2.5 release is available for download:

The 2.5.0 release marks the first stable release of a number of exciting developments and features of the 2.5.x series including:

  • New feature model based on GeoAPI
  • Java 5
  • Support for units based on JSR-275

And much more. The entire change log can be found in Jira.

Other exciting news for the GeoTools community includes graduation from incubation as a project The OSGeo (Open Source Geospatial Foundation).

Special thanks to everyone who provided feedback and filed bugs for this release. As usual a big thanks to Geomatys, GeoSolutions, Refractions Research, and OpenGeo, and most importantly the user and contributor community for continuing to drive GeoTools and make the project a success.

For more information about this release and about the GeoTools project in general please visit:

The GeoTools Community