Friday, April 20, 2007

openModeller Desktop version 1.0.5 Released

It is our great pleasure to announce the immediate availability of openModeller Desktop Version 1.0.5 openModelleris a generic framework for carrying out fundamental niche modelling experiments - typically used to predict species distribution given a set of environmental raster layers. The openModeller Desktop application builds on the openModeller library by providing a user friendly graphical user interface for carrying out niche modelling experiments. This release introduces several new features including improved reporting, automated retrieval of locality data from online databases such as GBIF, Mac OS X build, and many other enhancements. The release also includes numerous bug fixes and stability improvements. openModeller Desktop is available in source form, and as binary executables for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and as a GNU/Linux distribution independent application bundle. All versions can be obtained from our download page. As an open source project, we provide support for using openModeller via our mailing lists and bug tracker:
  • For general enquiries subscribe to our users mailing list.
  • For developer related enquiries subscribe to our separate developers list.
  • If you think you have found a bug, please report it using our bug tracker. When reporting bugs, please include some contact information in case we need help with replicating your issue.
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