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PatchFactory v3 Version History

 

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Version 3.3 (build 003)   Date: 04-Oct-2005

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[ x ] InnoSetup compiler version updated up to 5.1.5

 

[ iss-script for patch applying module ]

 

[ + ] Spanish Language Pack (file Scripts\Languages\Spanish.isl)

[ + ] French Language Pack (file Scripts\Languages\French.isl)

[ + ] Italian Language Pack (file Scripts\Languages\Italian.isl)

 

[ - ] fixed the problem occurred when trying to replace a dll/exe in use under Win98

[ - miscellaneous bug fixes

 

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Version 3.2 (build 001)   Date: 18-May-2005

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[ + ]  New option 'Copy component images' added to the 'New Child Version'

dialog. Setting this option results in that copying of the components images of the parent

version (without copying of the image files).

[ + ]  Additional patch option provides setting of the 'AppMutex' parameter value in default.iss

 

[ - Access violation when trying to edit 'OS Supported' or 'Language' version properties.

[ - Bug fixed concerned with loading of differences for version which is not child

(thanks to Michael Boesch).

[ - Bug fixed which occurred when starting the program after closing the program in

minimized state.

 

[ x ] If 'Comparing method' is set 'Ultimate' then the value of 'Memory usage' is ignored and

is equal to 2GB.

[ x ] DevExpress components version updated (02 by internal number).

[ x ] Miscellaneous program interface improvements.

 

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[ + ] German Language Pack (file Scripts\Languages\German.isl)

 

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Version 3.1 (build 001)   Date: 06-May-2005

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[ + ]  New graphics of the program interface.

[ + ]  "File Version" property added to Version File Editor and Version Differences Editor panels

[ + ]  Warnings are displayed if compared versions contain files with equal file version numbers

or old file version number is greater than the new one:

Warning #11: Version numbers of file '%s' in old %s and new %s versions are identical (%s).

Warning #12: File '%s': file version number (%s) in the old version %s is greater than file

version number (%s) in the new version %s.

[ + ]  Column "Modified" in file panels now indicates local last modified date of the file (was GMT)

 

[ - Miscellaneous program interface bug fixes:

dfbuild.exe: replacement of existing file was not performed

 

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[ + ] Automatic save / restore of file owner, group, access control and audit information

(for NTFS file system only) while performing the backup / rollback procedures.

Added patch option "Save/restore file security data" - using this option you can turn this

automatic save / restore ON or OFF.

[ + ] New program main icon.

[ x ] Added/Replaced files: files with equal versions are replaced on the end-user's machine.

[ x ] Possible problems concerning changing of the access rights data while file updating

(for NTFS file system only) are corrected.

 

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Version 3.0 RC1 (build 000)   Date: 18-Mar-2005

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Major update. Beta.

PatchFactory v3 is greatly differs from versions 2.x.

You can read about features of PatchFactory v3 in "What is PatchFactory" section of this manual.

This is a beta version intended for beta-testing purposes only.

 

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Version 2.1.237   Date: 17-Jun-2004

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[ + ]  Context help calling enabled from Patch Building Wizard dialogs

[ + ]  Czech Language Pack (used to define the language of the output update program's dialogs)

[ + ]  Italian Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ + ]  French Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ + ]  German Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ + ]  Hungarian Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ + ]  Swedish Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ + ]  Spanish Language Pack ( /---/ )

[ x ]  Help system is updated and converted to chm-format

[ - Patch applying SFP-modules: bug fixed concerned with reading patch applying parameters

[ - Patch applying SFP-modules: bug fixed occurred at patch applying for files with read-only

attribute

[ - Patch applying SFP-modules: miscellaneous bug fixes

 

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Version 2.0.235   Date: 16-May-2003

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[ + ]  Patch Building Wizard

[ + ]  Added splash-window

[ x ]  Patch applying module Default.sfp:

· Now it is a more powerful Update Installation Wizard with variety

of professional interface and installation options;

· Author information included;
· License Agreement and Release Notes included;
· File "comment" is replaced by "notes.rtf";
· Size of the module Default.SFP is increased up to 35KB.

[ - Bug fixed that appeared at pressing "Close" in the "building patch" dialog for single and

multiple files patches;

[ - Default.sfp Bug fixed that caused the error at patch applying if the full name of the patch

file contained spaces.

 

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Version 1.1   Date: 14-Feb-2003

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First Public Release

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