Giscuit 1.3.1 Released Mon, 2012-11-26 14:20

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Giscuit 1.3.1, released on 2012-11-26.


  • Masking plugin (
  • Quickaccess plugin (
  • Serial plugin - enables communication with devices which connect through a serial port (
  • TruPulse plugin - connect a TruPulse laser rangefinder device
  • Added the ability to delete a vertex while editing in the mobile layout
  • Added GpsGate support (
  • Improved editing toolbar style
  • Increased session max life time from 2 hours to 24 hours
  • Download as CSV in Query builder tool now saves the geometry in X,Y,Z columns when the layer is point, and WKT when line or polygon
  • Only visible layers are now shown in the Query builder tool
  • Added an option to show only visible layers in Layers tool
  • Spaces in column names are now automatically converted to underscores when you upload a Shape File
  • Updated jQuery version to 1.8.2 and jQuery Mobile version to 1.2.0
  • Added PostGIS 2.0 support
  • Added lazy plugin initialization for mobile layout (performance improvement)
  • Refactored initialization workflow to avoid excessive use of application cache updating (performance improvement)
  • Refactored code to use "on" instead of "bind" and "live" (performance improvement)
  • Added cogoAngleDistance and rad2deg functions
  • Added custom events to editgeom tool for add, edit or delete actions
  • Removed layout.phtml and moved the code to index.phtml


  • Browser window size is now correctly detected for iPad
  • Android 3 and 4 no longer uses fixed positioning that causes map image warping around the corners
  • Upon Distance or Area tool activation the first measurement point was automatically placed when snapping was enabled
  • Upon Link tool activation a text field was automatically gaining focus
  • Users with admin_data roles are no longer overwriting layer resource parameters
  • Wrong primary key name was assigned for the database table of a WFS layer
  • SRID was incorrectly assigned to a geometry when specified projection was equal to the map projection
  • Checkbox, Gtmultiselect, Gtmulticheckbox form elements now properly work in mobile layout
  • Inactive class labels where still displayed in MapServer 6.2
  • Cache is now properly cleared on every request while GT_PRODUCTION is false
  • You can now properly search for categories containing spaces in the CSW plugin