What to cover===============Composer additions – DoneAtlas – with sort and filterHTML labelsAuto guide linesHTML itemNew group box styleLoad from templateDuplicateSymbolgy- New diagram engine and types- Redesigned Symbol properties dialog – no recursive mess anymore-Style manger – tagging, groups, export/import – from URL- New Labelling Options- New improved raster rendering engine – New Dialog- SLD style export support- Data driven styles? (Maybe)UI New options dialog designRedesigned edit widget dialog - Filtering in BrowserData and processing- Map grid annotationsQGIS WFS serverSEXTANTE builtinOracle supportMore stable OSM supportAPI Updates and Development- New Python ConsoleNew Vector API? Print from template APIMore InfoWhen is it releasedWhat was missing – coming for 2.1?
Composer additions-- Atlas – with sort and filter – Done-- HTML labels – Done-- HTML item – Done-- Auto guide lines – Done-- New group box style – Done-- Load from template – Done-- Duplicate – Done
Better support for EPSG:4326 scale barsMultipage in one composerAutomatic overview frame in map frameHTML frameZebra style grid frame borderMore control of grid labels. Inside, outside, disabled
Symbolgy- Style manger – tagging, groups, export/import – from URL – Done- New diagram engine and types- Redesigned Symbol properties dialog – no recursive mess anymore – Done- New Labelling Options – Done- New improved raster rendering engine – New Dialog- SLD style export support- Data driven styles? (Maybe)
Waiting for Larry to update dialog to new style.
Data and processing- Map grid annotationsQGIS WFS serverSEXTANTE builtinOracle supportMore stable OSM support
UI New options dialog designRedesigned edit widget dialog - Filtering in Browser
API Updates and Development- New Python ConsoleNew Vector API? Print from template API
State of Vorarlberg, Austria
All the New Cool Stuff in QGIS 2.0
QGIS 2.0All the New Cool Stuffmore free awesomeness
MeNathan Woodrownathanw.netTechnical Consultant/QGIS Specialist at Digital Mapping SolutionsQGIS Core developer
Atlas/Mapbook generation Core feature. No longer a plugin Export to PDF, JPG, PNG, or theprinter Export to series or single PDF Sorting and filtering on coverage layer Filter based on expression
Auto Snap andGuide Lines Snap to Edge and centers of page Edge and centers elements User defined grid lines
New expanding group boxsOld Really badUX. HiddenControlsDon’t movethe cheese.New Easier to access options Ctrl + Click expands/collapsesall options. View only the options you need.
Other noteworthy stuff Better support for EPSG:4326 scale bars Multipage in one composer Automatic overview frame in map frame HTML frame Zebra style grid frame border More control of grid labels. Inside, outside, disabled Load from template for new composer Duplicate composer
Improved label options and dialog Transparent buffers Letter and word spacing Pixel size visibility Expanding groupboxes Force labels More data defined properties New vertical style dialog
Style manager Tagging and Grouping Smart groupsCreate a dynamic group based ontags, symbol names, groups,symbols with a tag Import/Export to file Import from URL Style repository planned Google Summer of Code project
Symbol selector Build complex symbols in onedialog Filter based on smart groups andgroups Search for symbol by name
Data defined symbols Connect fields to properties suchas color, size, border color Expressions supported
New raster engine and dialog Faster raster rendering engine Image resampling Export image via Save As..
Other noteworthy stuff New diagram engine and types SLD style export support Dynamic Map grid decoration Better OpenStreetMap provider No edit support at the moment HTML annotations
Data and processing“nom nom nom” said QGIS to the data
SEXTANTE! Now a core feature Intergrates QGIS, SAGA GIS, GRASS,Python, GDAL/OGR, GeoServer, RTauDEM, LASTools, Orfeo Toolbox Drag and drop modeler with addedPython scripting Supports new providers built usingPython and installed as normalQGIS plugins. Access to SEXTANTE in Pythonimport sextantsextante.runalg(…)
New attribute table New filtering options Select using Expression Filter and map selection Show only edited features Dual View. Table and form Bulk form based updating coming New UI
Other noteworthy stuff Oracle support QGIS Server WFS
Public Interface New PDF and HTML manuals HTML http://docs.qgis.org/html/en/docs/user_manual/index.html Redesign of main qgis.org site (planned) Redesign/Renew of QGIS logo (planned) Higher presence on gis.stackexchange.com Blogs! Blogs! Blogs! Nathanw.net (never mind me just pimping my own stuff) underdark.wordpress.com spatialstuff.wordpress.com http://planet.qgis.org/planet/
Adoption InaSAFE (INDONESIA SCENARIO ASSESSMENT FOR EMERGENCIES) Funded by AusAID and World Bank http://inasafe.org/ State of Vorarlberg, Austria 400 desktop installs Contributed Oracle support, plus $50,000worth of development work Windsor & Maidenhead council UK 60 QGIS installs Simon started UK QGIS user group
Current Release planSubject to change1st April – Feature FreezeBug hunting and killing30th April – UI freezeBug hunting and killing1st June - Call for packaging7th June – Public Release of 2.0 – YAY!
What didn’t make it? 1:n relationship support for layer and forms Multithreading rendering support More UI clean up New Add Layer dialog Stuff I don’t know people are working on
Ahh bugz! HELP!Don’t panic! Now is your chance to help us Bugs can be reported at hub.qgis.org Don’t be afraid to file bug tickets Don’t forget nightly builds for testing OSGeo4W (Windows) http://qgis.dakotacarto.com/ (OS X)