10 January 2009

libchamplain and libchamplain-gtk 0.2.8 released

Libchamplain is a C library providing a ClutterActor that displays maps such as OpenStreetMap.  You can also have markers.  These markers can be animated or not and are interactive. Libchamplain-gtk is a Gtk+ widget that wraps around libchamplain’s ClutterActor.

This release introduces small API additions from contributors and fix to 0.2.7′s changes.

Grab the release here.

Pictured above is the Map View plugin for EOG.

libchamplain 0.2.8 (2009-01-10)


  • Add a new constructor for ChamplainMarkers made of an image. (Lorenzo Masini)


  • Fix map recenter
  • Fix licence hiding
  • Fix map centering on startup

libchamplain-gtk 0.2.8 (2009-01-10)


  • libchamplain can now be installed in more exotic locations (Packz Enoch)

Comments (2)

  1. 20 January 2009
    Yan Morin said...

    Il nous faut quel OS pour compiler le tout?
    Il faut avoir les dernière bibliothèque gnome dans /usr/local?

  2. 22 January 2009
    Pierre-Luc Beaudoin said...

    Yan: un Ubuntu récent ou un Debian. Certains packages ne sont que disponibles dans des PPA.