Announcing ITK 4.8.2!

On behalf of the Insight Toolkit Community, we are happy to announce the release of ITK 4.8.2!

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This is a patch release that fixes critical issues, regressions, documentation, and compiler support. For compiler support, this release adds support for Visual Studio 2015 and addresses CMake configuration on some newer Linux distributions with separate packaging of the gold linker. There are also a number of other various fixes, described in the log below. Thanks to all the contributors.

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

Enjoy ITK!

Changes from v4.8.1 to v4.8.2:

Bradley Lowekamp (5):
     BUG: Avoid potential exception in itk::Object::UnRegister
     BUG: Avoid null deference in PrintSelf with default construction
     BUG: Use const pointer in Set method for constant ReferenceImage ivar
     BUG: Fix segfault when with empty IsolatedWatershed Threshold range
     BUG: Reduce number of targets with MSVC

Davis Vigneault (3):
     COMP: Warnings in itkVTKImageExport when compiling with c++11
     DOC: Expanded Canny Edge Detection Example
     COMP: Warnings in FFTW Classes when compiling with c++11

Eugene Prilepin (1):
     BUG: Fix a template name formation in python wrappings

Hans Johnson (5):
     STYLE: Minor code style issues for MGHIO
     COMP: Update to version for WikiExamples
     ENH: Update Sphinx for ITK 4.8.0
     ENH: Update MGHIO to be shared lib
     BUG: Fix MGHIO to fix write failures

Hyun Jae Kang (5):
     BUG: Fix HDF5 CMake configuration with VS2015
     BUG: Remove std::cout calls from class
     BUG: itkVTKImageIO class does not handle blank lines in VTK file header.
     BUG: Fixed older XCode linking error
     COMP: Fix data-conversion warning messages on Windows

Matthew McCormick (10):
     COMP: Do not use C++11 alignas in itkAlignedTypedef.
     COMP: Remove unused argument in ConditionVariableNoThreads.
     DOC: Correct spelling of Continuous.
     COMP: Fix KernelTransform SetFixedParameters argument type.
     STYLE: Use prefix increment operator in ImageBase.
     COMP: Use ITK's pygccxml by correctly setting up the sys.path
     COMP: Set CMP0054 to new.
     BUG: Remove duplicate inclusion of wrapping submodules.
     BUG: Fix detection of the gold linker.
     ENH: Bump CMakeLists.txt version to 4.8.2.

Michka Popoff (1):
     COMP: Disable incompatible modules when using Python 3 wrapping

Mikhail Isakov (1):
     BUG: DiffusionTensor3DReconstruction segfault if no baseline image

Simon Alexander (1):
     BUG: incorrect closest point computation

Questions or comments are always welcome!