Release History

simplekml 1.3.0 - 18 March 2016

Fixes
  • Made KmlElement class thread safe.
  • Fixed formatting of gx:angles.
Changes
  • Changed the license from GPL to LGPL

simplekml 1.2.8 - 07 June 2015

Fixes
  • Fixed “global” styles repeating in each container.
  • Fixed ampersand (&) not escaping correctly in urls.
  • Fixed problem where files added via simplekml.Kml.addfile() were forgotten.
Changes

simplekml 1.2.7 - 08 February 2015

Fixes
  • Fixed adding unnecessary tag (gxlabelvisibility) when it is not being used.

simplekml 1.2.6 - 08 February 2015

Fixes

simplekml 1.2.5 - 07 December 2014

Fixes
  • Fixed syntax error for Python 3

simplekml 1.2.4 - 28 November 2014

Fixes

simplekml 1.2.3 - 26 October 2013

Fixes
  • Fixed unicode errors where some KML elements were causing an error when using unicode.

simplekml 1.2.2 - 07 June 2013

Fixes

simplekml 1.2.1 - 16 December 2012

Fixes

simplekml 1.2.0 - 03 December 2012

New Features
  • Added a method simplekml.Kml.addfile(). This method adds additional files to a KMZ. Useful for adding images to the KMZ that you want to display in a description balloon.
Fixes
  • Fixed documentation of coordinates where it incorrectly showed a coordinate being first latitude, then longitude, when it should have been the other way around
  • Fixed paths included in a KMZ, changed backslashes to forward slashes

simplekml 1.1.2 - 17 September 2012

Fixes
  • Fixed the import error regarding networklinkcontrol

simplekml 1.1.1 - 16 September 2012

New Features

simplekml 1.1.0 - 09 August 2012

New Features
  • Added methods to all container classes for querying features already created. The new methods are: features, allfeatures, geometries, allgeometries, containers, allcontainers, styles, allstyles, stylemaps, and allstylemaps
  • Added a hint attribute to the Kml class that allows hints to be added to the kml tag, such as: target=moon
Enhancements
  • The CDATA tags within text attributes are not escaped with the rest of the text and remain as is whether or not parsetext of the Kml class is set to True or False
Fixes
  • FlyTo is now generating the Abstract View (Camera and LookAt) tag correctly

simplekml 1.0.0 - 24 July 2012

First production version release.