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Grits is a Virtual Globe library using GTK+ and OpenGL. It is used as the rendering engine for AWeather.

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  •  17 Feb 2012 02:24

    Release Notes: This release adds a new GritsLine object, support for image icons in markers, mercator projections in tiles, and tile map services such as OpenStreetMap, and various bugfixes and minor enhancements.

    •  29 Nov 2011 08:35

      Release Notes: Several crashes related to mouse handling on 64-bit systems were fixed.

      •  03 Nov 2011 09:30

        Release Notes: Mouse support has been greatly improved. In particular, Grits now supports "mouse picking", which allows objects to be selected using mouse over and mouse click events.

        •  26 Jun 2011 23:14

          Release Notes: libgis has been renamed to Grits. Support has been added for volume and polygon rendering. Refactored OpenGL/Objects rendering. GtkGLExt has been dropped in favor of setting up OpenGL manually.

          •  18 May 2010 06:54

            Release Notes: Improved compatibility with older versions of glib.


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