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-- name       : ReleaseNews.txt
-- project    : BoarderZone: Development Environment
-- created    : Leon Poyyayil - 2008-04-09
-- language   : English
-- environment: the human readers mind ... ;-)
-- copyright  : (c) 1990-2017 by Leon Poyyayil (private), Switzerland
-- license    : this is free software licensed under the GPL. see COPYING
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This file contains a description of the major changes between builds of the
BoarderZone.net applications which are relevant to end users.
See BuildNews.txt for a more detailed description of these changes and bug-fixes.
See doc/BuildVersioning.txt for a more detailed description of how to read it.


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version: 0.18.745
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2017-06-21 02:51:46
status:  alpha
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- bug-fixes
- ASNconvert: new command line utility to convert ASN.1 data to/from various formats
- FileBrowser:
  - added new dialogs to monitor System.out and System.err
  - added possibility to configure a network authenticator for getting credentials
    when accessing network resources which require authentication
- FileHandler plugins:
  - AsnXmlEditor: a new FileHandler plugin to edit arbitrary ASN.1 data as XML
  - HttpClient: added button for disabling raw socket communication to allow for
    automatic authentication via JAAS modules (Kerberos: SPNEGO, useful also
    for "Windows integrated authentication" when configured properly in the JVM)
- SmtpMailer: new command line utility to send e-mails via SMTP


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version: 0.18.744
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2017-05-19 14:58:21
status:  developmental
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- bug-fixes
- FileHandler plugins:
  - JceCRLViewer: new viewer for X.509 CRLs
  - JceKeyStoreEditor:
    - added support for these additional MIME types:
      application/pkcs7-mime application/x-pem-file application/x-pkcs12
  - JceKeyStoreViewer:
    - added support for these additional MIME types:
      application/pkcs7-mime application/x-pem-file application/x-pkcs12
  - PKCS10Viewer: new viewer for PKCS#10 certificate requests


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version: 0.18.743
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2017-05-13 13:04:24
status:  developmental
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- bug-fixes
- AcmeClient: new utility to manage SSL certificates with the Let's Encrypt ACME protocol
- FileHandler plugins:
  - ASNViewer: added support for many more OIDs
  - HttpClient: auto parsing the content upon load to automatically detect SSL mode
  - JceCertViewer:
    - added support for display of more SAN & EKU alternatives with their names
  - JceKeyStoreEditor:
    - added support for BigInteger serial numbers for new certificates
    - added support for display of more SAN & EKU alternatives with their names
    - added support for highlighting entries by string matching
  - JceKeyStoreViewer:
    - added support for display of more SAN & EKU alternatives with their names
    - added support for highlighting entries by string matching
- MailExport:
  - added new option 'mbox-from-line-check' for strict from line format checking
  - added support for specifying headers and header prefixes to strip via file
  - improved support for large mbox files
- TextReplace: added support for std-in and std-out when in/out options are the empty string


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version: 0.18.742
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2017-01-02 06:26:46
status:  developmental
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- bug-fixes
- migrated to use Log4j 2.7


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version: 0.18.741
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-30 03:22:31
status:  developmental
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- developmental changes only


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version: 0.18.740
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-30 01:41:35
status:  developmental
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- migrated build process to JDK 1.8, but still run on JDK 1.7


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version: 0.18.721
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-14 17:44:21
status:  developmental
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- developmental changes only


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version: 0.18.720
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-14 16:39:56
status:  developmental
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- migrated code base to JDK 1.7, requires JDK 1.7 to run
- FileHandler plugins:
  - JavaByteCodeViewer: new plugin (currently only displays class version)


=============================================================================
version: 0.18.701
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-11 04:02:29
status:  developmental
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- developmental changes only


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version: 0.18.700
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2016-12-11 02:31:01
status:  developmental
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- migrated code base to JDK 1.6, requires JDK 1.6 to run


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