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ChangeLog of Frescobaldi,
Changes in 2.0.7 -- August 16th, 2012
* Translations:
- updated: nl, cs, it, fr, es
* New features:
- command to show music view maximized, useful on small screens
- kinetic scrolling in the music view, making the movements easier on the
eyes, contributed by Richard Cognot
- music view scrollbars can be hidden via preferences->tools->music view
* Improvements:
- status of "Always Engrave" is saved in session (wish #76)
- the 'View' -> 'Music View' submenu is now a top-level menu 'Music'
* Bugfixes:
- fix "NameError: global name 'X_OK' is not defined" when a helper application
has an absolute path
- fix python exception when helper app does not exist, now a regular message
is shown
Changes in 2.0.6 -- April 30th, 2012
* Translations:
- New Ukrainian translation by Dmytro O. Redchuk
- updated: nl
* Bugfixes:
- fix cut-assign
- fix startup failure on Windows when 'open in running app' is enabled and
the user's username has non-ascii characters (issue #53)
- fix TypeError on opening LilyPond documentation in some cases on Mac OS X
Changes in 2.0.5 -- April 25th, 2012
* Translations:
- updated: fr, nl, es
* New features:
- Regions of text can be collapsed/expanded (View->Folding->Enable Folding)
- Files can be opened in running instance, if enabled in settings
- New document variable: 'output' which can be set to the basename, folder, or
list of names or folders to look for output documents. Overrides the default
behaviour of parsing the document for all the included files and LilyPond
commands that specify the output file name.
- New snippet action to recover changed or deleted built-in snippets
- New snippet action to configure keyboard shortcut without opening editor
- Alt+Up and Alt+Down jump between blank lines (implemented as snippets),
with Shift they select text
- New command in View->Music View and Music View contextmenu: "Original Size"
- Optionally scroll Music View while highlighting objects text cursor is at
- In-place editing by Shift-clicking a note or right-click->Edit in Place
* Improvements:
- Copied images from Music View carry correct DPI information
- Autocomplete also looks for variable definitions in \include files
- Running convert-ly (or undoing it) does not erase point and click positions
- Saving a template now shows existing template names in a popup and warns
when (but allows) overwriting an existing template
- Much better default background color for the Music View
- When dragging the time slider in a MIDI file, program and controller changes
are followed (issue #26)
- On Windows, better try to find LilyPond even if it is not in the PATH
- Snippet editor warns when closing modified snippet
- Accelerators (the underlined characters) in menus such as Recent Files,
Session and Insert that are are automatically created, are determined in
a smarter way
* Bugfixes:
- fix Ctrl+K deleting a line too much in some cases
- fix RuntimeError on Ctrl+N, Ctrl+F, Ctrl+W
- fix TypeError on running convert-ly with English messages on Windows
* For Linux distribution packagers:
- The CC-licensed zoom-{in,out} icons are now replaced with GPLled ones
Changes in 2.0.4 -- March 7th, 2012
* Translations:
- updated: pl, nl, cs
* New features:
- view->line numbers
- in the documents list, it is now possible to right-click a group of selected
documents (or a directory name, if grouping is enabled), to close or save
multiple documents at once.
- automatic completion in the snippet editor
- python snippets may now define a main() function that can do everything
- new delete-lines snippet, bound by default to Ctrl-K
- splash screen on startup (can be turned off in the preferences)
* Improvements:
- opening many documents (e.g. a large session) is now much faster
- waiting for LilyPond to return information on Settings->Ok now does not
block the user interface anymore and shows progress if it takes some time
- built-in manual now documents settings and session dialog
* Bug fixes:
- fix icon theme index files not in source tarball (regression since 2.0.3)
- fix hyphenation dictionaries not in source tarball
- fixed memory leak (closed documents that had been shown remained in memory)
Changes in 2.0.3 -- February 17th, 2012
* Translations:
- New translation: Brazillian, by Édio Mazera, thanks!
- updated translations: es, fr, it, nl
* New features:
- pager in musicview toolbar
- tools->open command prompt to open a terminal window
* Improvements:
- improved "Comment" snippet; add "Uncomment"
- Home and Shift+Home now move the cursor to the first non-space character
- Shift+Return now does not enter a line separator anymore, which could
cause wrong point and click locations
- blinking rectangle highlights new cursor position on point and click
* Bug fixes:
- fix zooming Music View out while on last page (issue #32)
- changing keyboard shortcuts in preferences now works on Mac OS X
- fix { } or << >> inside lyricmode
- in doc browser, don't display bogus versions when network is inaccessible
* For Linux distribution packagers:
- the bundled Tango icon set is now used as an icon theme, which makes it
possible for distribution packagers to remove the icons/Tango directory and
instead make Frescobaldi depend on the tango-icon-theme package.
Changes in 2.0.2 -- January 16th, 2012
* New features:
- optionally run LilyPond with English (untranslated) messages
- print button in help browser and documentation browser
* Improvements:
- "Manage templates" command added in File->templates menu
- more snippets in Insert menu
- context menu on snippet list
- enlarged some too small icons
- added some more hyphenation dictionaries
- file entry fields (like in preferences) are faster
- on non-X11 platforms the maximized state of the window is remembered
* Bug fixes:
- make terminating LilyPond work under Windows
- make convert-ly work under Windows
- snippet import/export now works in the Windows-installer binary
- PDF now correctly updates when "Save document on compile" is enabled
Changes in 2.0.1 -- January 8th, 2012
* Updated translations: cs, de
* Bug fixes:
- fix accented letters in filenames on Windows
* Improvements:
- some hyphenation dictionaries are now bundled
- font preference for documentation browser
- new self-contained installer for MS Windows
Changes in 2.0.0 -- December 26th, 2011
* Updated translations: fr, nl, es, it, cs
* Bug fixes:
- when changing LilyPond instance that was default, keep it as default
* New features:
- new dialog and snippet to set the fonts for a LilyPond document
- the tabs can be hidden and shown via the mainwindow context menu
- autocomplete on #'font-name, with font preview
* Improvements:
- Shift-F1 (What's This) now works in dialogs
- the tab bar can be hidden via the main window context menu
Changes in 1.9.5 -- December 20th, 2011
* Updated translations: es, nl, cs
* Bug fixes:
- charmap now avoids characters "narrow" builds of Python can't handle
- fix incorrect midi tempo when midi file contains tempo changes
- fix importing the pyportmidi._pyportmidi module if that is used
- really honor 'delete intermediate files' option
* New features:
- Documents list with optional per-directory grouping
- helper applications can be specified to override operating system defaults
- list of generated files in LilyPond menu
* Improvements:
- tooltips in music view show variable name of music definition
- search bar in documentation browser
- autocomplete on \include, \language
- other small cosmetic improvements
Changes in 1.9.4 -- December 5th, 2011
* Updated translations: es, fr, nl
* New features:
- Engrave custom dialog for specifying other engraving formats and options
- Character selection tool to insert characters from all unicode blocks
* Bugfixes:
- fix crash on 64bit Linux and Windows introduced in 1.9.3
Changes in 1.9.3 -- December 1st, 2011
* LilyPond Documentation browser:
- multiple versions of LilyPond documentation can be browsed, local and remote
* Bug fixes:
- fix missing result files for documents with square brackets in filename
- fix error message when running LilyPond on modified document with a name but
which was never saved before (happens e.g. when opening a non-existing file)
- fix crash when MIDI synth stopped or disconnected while playing (issue #4)
- fix using PortMidi via ctypes under 64bit Linux (issue #3)
- fix error message on invalid textedit links
- fix scrollbars covering search box in some GUI styles (issue #2)
* Improvements:
- lyrics hyphenation doesn't require text to be selected anymore
- don't try to load non-existing file when clicking a point-and click link
- cursor now remains in same column while moving vertically after indent
- add articulations etc to autocompletion
- dont show the log if the user aborted a job
Changes in 1.9.2 -- November 11th, 2011
* Translation updates: es, nl
* New features:
- Built-in MIDI player
- Snippets can also be put in File->New from Template. When triggered via that
menu, a new document is created. There's also a command to save the current
document as a template.
- Import and export of snippets.
Changes in 1.9.1 -- October 11th, 2011
* Translation updates
* Help in much more dialogs
* New icons for some commands
* It is now possible to set the preferred Qt GUI style
* Always makes backup copy on save, config setting to retain it
* Detailed version info in about dialog
* Lots of small improvements, such as:
- Apply Rhythm dialog remembering rhythms
- snippet error messagebox now has Edit Snippet button
* New commands:
- Cut and Assign
- Copy to Image
- Tools -> Format to format whitespace
- Update with Convert-Ly (with diff view)
* Bugfixes:
- fix error message on View->Clear error marks
- fix autocomplete picking second item if no item is highlighted
- some Parser (highlighting) fixes
- color buttons now show color on all platforms
- fix error message on saving settings if no LilyPond was installed
Changes in 1.9.0 -- September 27th, 2011
* Full rewrite, not depending on KDE4 libraries any more
* Much more modular internal design, easier to add features
* All translations imported
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