Thursday, 2 July 2009

GeoExt 0.5 released

The GeoExt community is proud to announce the release of GeoExt 0.5, the first GeoExt version to be released.

GeoExt brings together the geospatial power of OpenLayers with the user interface savvy of Ext JS to help you build powerful desktop style GIS applications on the web with JavaScript.

GeoExt 0.5 comes with a fine selection of widgets and data access components for rich web-based geospatial applications, the full list of which can be found in the Release Notes. Some of the highlights include:
  • MapPanel for seamless integration of OpenLayers maps in Ext JS applications
  • LegendPanel to display legends for WMS layers
  • LayerNodes and LayerContainers to create customized layer switchers in Ext trees
  • Popups as anchored Ext windows
  • Ext data components for convenient handling of OpenLayers data structures like layers and vector features
For downloads and documentation, please visit the GeoExt website.

1 comment:

  1. Hello.

    Thank you for this great work.

    I'd like to know when GeoExt will support Ext 3.0.

    I want to use light-weighted GeoExt on iPhone or other smart phones.