Tag: Mapping

Maps 4.0.0-RC1 released!

I’m happy to announce the first release candidate for Maps 4.0. Maps is a MediaWiki extension to work with and visualize geographical information. Maps 4.0 is the first major release of the extension since January 2014, and it… Read More

Maps 3.8 for MediaWiki released

I’m happy to announce the immediate availability of Maps 3.8. This feature release brings several enhancements and new features. Added Leaflet marker clustering (by Peter Grassberger) markercluster: Enables clustering, multiple markers are merged into one marker. clustermaxzoom: The… Read More

Maps 3.7 for MediaWiki released

I’m happy to announce the immediate availability of Maps 3.7. This feature release brings some minor enhancements. Added rotate control support for Google Maps (by Peter Grassberger) Changed coordinate display on OpenLayers maps from long-lat to lat-long (by… Read More

Maps 3.6 for MediaWiki released

I’m happy to announce the immediate availability of Maps 3.6. This feature release brings marker clustering enhancements and a number of fixes. These parameters where added to the display_map parser function, to allow for greater control over marker… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.7.1 released

Maps 0.7.1 and Semantic Maps 0.7.1 are now available for download. The main new feature in this release is the long awaited images as layers. It allows you to display images with OpenLayers, so users can pan and… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.7 released

Also check out the wiki version of this post. Version 0.7 of both the Maps and Semantic Maps extensions is now available for download. This release is made after 3 beta’s and a release candidate, so should be… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.7 beta 1

An early beta of the next big release of the Maps and Semantic Maps extensions is now available for download. The most notable new features in this release are tag extension support for all the Maps parser functions,… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.6 released

Just under a month after the 0.6.5 release of both mapping extensions, the next minor update, 0.6.6, is available for download. No spectacular new features, but several important bugfixes. Several issues with coordinate parsing have been fixed, you… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.5 released

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.5 are now available for download. This release contains mainly internal changes to improve code modularity and fix some security concerns. Several bugs have been fixed as well, and a new hook has been… Read More

MediaWiki testing with PHPUnit

I figured having some unit tests for Maps, the MediaWiki extension to work with geographical data and display it by embedding dynamic maps into your articles, would be beneficial to it’s quality. It’s pretty hard to try cover… Read More