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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) 1990-2021 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: 0.20.805
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2021-04-28 11:35:50
status:  release
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- bug-fixes
- FileBrowser:
  - added action to set a read-only file back to writable
  - added action to toggle the executable state of a file
  - added support for customizing the content font size through dialog props
- FileHandler plugins:
  - TableEditor: improved auto-detection of CSV content
- MessageExport:
  - added support for more Signal message types for group video calls
  - added option to suppress overwriting existing files older than a given limit


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version: 0.20.804
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2021-01-06 10:06:32
status:  release
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- bug-fixes
- FileHandler plugins:
  - JceKeyStoreEditor:
    - added support for importing EC keys
    - improved chain building algorithm when importing keys
    - added detection of certificate validity period mismatches
    - improved support for accessing Securosys HSMs as Java KeyStores
  - ZipViewer: added support for displaying package version information
- MessageExport:
  - added support for new Threema backup format v. 15
  - added support for group chats
  - added support for Signal message types for video calls


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version: 0.20.803
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2020-08-08 11:35:36
status:  alpha
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- bug-fixes
- FileBrowser: moved submenu Tools/Options to root level to make it easier to access
  - ThreadMonitor: added buttons to interrupt and kill a single selected thread
- FileHandler plugins:
  - GeoMapViewer: added support for simplified route/track creation by CTRL-clicking
  - QRCodeEditor:
    - updated scanning library for better scanning results on more modern QR codes
    - improved control over image creation by allowing to separate QR code dots from scaling
    - added display of resulting image size: dots, pixels and mm (300/600 DPI)
    - added support for adding a centered overlay image (logo)
  - JavaCodeSnippetEditor:
    - added support for interrupting and killing the running snippet
    - added support to toggle visibility of the code snippet framework class
    - enhanced to display the partial snippet output even in case of an exception
      (before the stacktrace)
  - JceKeyStoreEditor:
    - added support for .hsm property files to load custom keystore types of foreign
      JCE security providers that handle HSMs
    - added support for .p11 config files to support the Sun PKCS#11 JCE provider
    - added display of MS certificate template information in details tab
  - PdfViewer:
    - improved signature verification capabilities
    - added support for examining detailed signature information:
      - show all signatures and their verification status
      - show all certificates of signers and TSAs
      - show status of LTV information if available
      - list any signature verification problems


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version: 0.20.802
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2020-05-06 22:50:11
status:  alpha
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- bug-fixes
- FileHandler plugins:
  - ProcessRunner: prepared for supporting .sh shell scripts


=============================================================================
version: 0.20.801
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2019-12-19 12:44:33
status:  developmental
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- developmental changes only


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version: 0.20.800
creator: Leon Poyyayil
created: 2019-12-19 02:35:27
status:  developmental
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- bug-fixes
- FileBrowser: added new CSV report configuration for DiaryEditor plugin
- FileHandler plugins:
  - JceKeyStoreEditor:
    - added support for SANs with multiple DNS and/or E-Mail entries when creating a
      PKCS#10 CSR and when issuing a certificate in the wizard (enter comma separated values)
  - PKCS10Viewer: added support for SANs with multiple DNS and/or E-Mail entries
  - ProcessRunner: new plugin to execute arbitrary native processes
- FileMonitor: added support for new command line option to specify the file encoding
- MessageExport:
  - added support for signal backup messages with multiple attachments
    => will be exported as a .zip file with all of them included
  - added support for more technical signal message types
  - added support for new Threema message backup format version
- TextSearch: added new command line option to suppress output of match location


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