ITK 4.8.1 has been released!

September 29, 2015

On behalf of the Insight Toolkit Community, we are happy to announce the release of ITK 4.8.1!


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This is a patch release that fixes critical issues, regressions, important documentation, and compiler support. Most importantly, the 4.8.1 release completes fixes for Python 3 wrapping! A number of other Python-related fixes are included, such as NumPy bridge support for Visual Studio, and Python library binary compatibility improvements for system / HomeBrew / Anaconda Python on Mac OSX.  There are also a number of other various fixes, described in the log below.



The next feature release, 4.9.0, is scheduled for December, and it will feature many exciting enhancements!


Enjoy ITK!


Changes from v4.8.0 to v4.8.1:


Abhishek Tiwari (1):

     BUG: "tmpImageIndex" not initialized to 0.


Davis Vigneault (1):

     DOC: Expanded TreeContainer Example


Matthew McCormick (11):

     BUG: Implement UpdateLargestPossibleRegion for ImageToVTKImageFilter.

     BUG: Initialize mutex for 32 bit AtomicInt.

     COMP: Disable the gold linker for static builds on Ubuntu 14.04.

     BUG: Build BridgeNumPy with Visual Studio.

     BUG: Support Python 3 wrapping module initialization.

     BUG: Update for Python 3.

     BUG: Update for Python 3.

     BUG: Prevent Python callback addition recursion.

     BUG: Fix test scripts for Python 3.


     ENH: Bump CMakeLists.txt version to 4.8.1.


Michka Popoff (1):

     ENH: Do not link against specific Python library on OS X


Shawn Waldon (1):

     COMP: Set target OS X version in environment for tools using compiler


Tobias Wood (2):

     BUG: LBFGSB was printing messages even with debug switched off.

     BUG: Removed an unguarded print statement.


Vladimir S. FONOV (2):

     BUG: Missing ITKIOMINC_EXPORT on __Private()

     COMP: Changing the order of HDF5 library components

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