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+Hugin is a Panorama stitcher and more.  A powerful software package 
+for creating and processing panoramic images.
+
+A hugin-2009.4.0_rc3 (release candidate 3) tarball is available here: 
+https://sourceforge.net/projects/hugin/files/hugin-2009.4_beta/
+
+This is a release candidate, i.e. The final release may be identical.
+
+More information can be found in the 2009.4.0 release notes: 
+http://hugin.sourceforge.net/releases/
+
+These release notes are available in English, French, Italian, Czech 
+and Spanish, further translations welcome.
+
+Changes since 2009.4.0 rc2:
+
+* Fix for bug where deleted images were still displayed in the Crop 
+tab when selected, resulting in a crash.
+
+* Crop tab now shows a checkerboard when no images are selected.
+
+* Fix for celeste_standalone .pto parsing.
+
+* Fix for Control Points tab Delete key not working on Linux.
+
+* More complete AUTHORS file.
+
+* Minor updates to the manual.
+
+* Fix for minor bug where HDR TIFF files were sometimes not 
+compressed.
+
+* Binaries not compiled from the tarball are labelled as 
+'Prerelease' in the GUI.
+
+* Workaround for situation where saved window position is off-screen 
+when switching to a smaller display.
+
+* Fix for caibrate_lens usage message.
+
+* Updated Polish, Czech, German, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, 
+Chinese simplified and Hungarian translations.
+
+See README, ChangeLog and INSTALL_cmake for more information.
+
+SHA1SUM: a801a2521d66a9b0c8680bdfe84afe67bc79d1c8  hugin-2009.4.0_rc3.tar.gz
+
+This release is equivalent to svn 4742.
+
+--
+Bruno
+