Announcing GeoExt 1.1-rc1

The GeoExt Development Team is proud to announce the first release candidate of GeoExt 1.1.

With GeoExt 1.1, more than 80 issues were addressed, from tickets reported on github ( and trac (

Some of the highlights include:

  • Simple i18n framework to facilitate localization of applications
  • TreeNodeActions plugin for rendering tree nodes with actions
  • More layer types supported by
  • New data and grid components for visualizing and editing styles
  • More flexible popup positioning

The release notes for GeoExt 1.1-rc1 are available at To upgrade from a previous release, read the section on API changes.

The release can be downloaded at

We invite you to test GeoExt 1.1-rc1. To do so, download the above archive. Stylesheet and script tags in your application should point to resources/css/geoext-all.css and script/GeoExt.js. You will also need OpenLayers (version 2.11 or higher recommended) and Ext JS 3 (version 3.4.0 or higher recommended).

Bug reports can be filed in Trac, under the 1.1 RC1 version. Regressions should be filed under the 1.1 milestone. Also, feel free to fork us on github ( and send pull requests.

Thanks, and we look forward to your feedback.

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