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Changes to the JXMapViewer

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Thanks to two dedicated contributors we have some new improvements to
the JXMapViewer.

Dan Andrews has refactored the TileFactory.
* Some parts of DefaultTileFactory were moved into the TileFactory
itself (the delegation methods in particular)
* Most of the DefaultTileFactory was moved to the AbstractTileFactory
which handles the common tasks of loading tiles.
* The dependency of Tile on DefaultTileFactory has be reduced.
* There is a new GeoBounds class which represents a geographic
* The parameters to TileFactoryInfo are finally documented now. :)

Ian Dawes has added a least recently used cache to the TileCache, as
well as making it threadsafe. This should improve cache efficiency.

Let me know if anything breaks or you have suggestions for more


Joshua Marinacci, Sun Engineer

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