gocv v0.18.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2018-11-28 // over 1 year ago
    • 🏗 build
      • add OPENCV_GENERATE_PKGCONFIG flag to generate pkg-config file
      • Add required curl package to the RPM and DEBS
      • correct name for zip directory used for code download
      • Removing linking against face contrib module
      • update CI to use 4.0.0 release
      • update Makefile and Windows build command file to OpenCV 4.0.0
      • use opencv4 file for pkg-config
    • core
      • add ScaleAdd() method to Mat
    • 📄 docs
      • replace OpenCV 3.4.3 references with OpenCV 4
      • update macOS installation info to refer to new OpenCV 4.0 brew
      • Updated function documentation with information about errors.
    • examples
      • Improve accuracy in hand gesture sample
    • 🔋 features2d
      • update drawKeypoints() to use new stricter enum
    • openvino
      • changes to accommodate release 2018R4
    • profile
      • add build tag matprofile to allow for conditional inclusion of custom profile
      • Add Mat profile wrapper in other areas of the library.
      • Add MatProfile.
      • Add MatProfileTest.
      • move MatProfile tests into separate test file so they only run when custom profiler active
    • test
      • Close images in tests.
      • More Closes in tests.
      • test that we are using 4.0.x version now
    • videoio
      • Return the right type and error when opening VideoCapture fails