Geographical Imaging CD Update Fixes Jag Bugs is now shipping an update for the 3D spatial analysis app, Grass GIS 5.0.0. Grass GIS is a geographical database CD designed for use by professionals in the topographical imaging field. The latest CD version features improved Jaguar support and other fixes. According to

OpenOSX, a leading provider of easy-to-use, world-class open-source software, today began shipping their updated Grass GIS 5.0.0 CD for all OpenOSX Grass 5.0.0 customers.

Grass (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is a complete state-of-the-art Geographical Information System (GIS). Grass is one of, if not the most, complete and sophisticated open-source GIS’. Grass has now been in development for more then twenty years and by the size of it’s code base Grass is one the ten largest open-source projects in history.

The new version and the updater fixes several potential issues discovered with the OpenOSX Grass 5.0.0 (Version 1) CD and includes Tcl/Tk 8.4.1 to support the native Mac OS X Aqua interface. Grass and all required and optional libraries have been compiled utilizing gcc 3.1 for native Jaguar (Mac OS X 10.2.x) performance.

You can find more information about the Grass GIS 5.0.0 CD at the Web site. The Grass GIS 5.0.0 CD update is free for registered users, while the full version is available for US$50.00.