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1This is the NEWS file for ConfClerk. ConfClerk is the successor of
2fosdem-schedule; cf. docs/fosdem-schedule for the historic documentation.
3
4version 0.7.1, 2021-08-19
5* Build system improvements for Haiku.
6  Thanks to François Revol for the patches.
7
8* UI fixes:
9  - set minimum width in day navigator dynamically (except for Maemo)
10  - show day and date in one line (except for Maemo)
11  - adjust line heights in event lists to avoid overlaps
12  Thanks to Axel Beckert for the report in the Debian BTS #992236
13
14* Display time shift fixes:
15  - keep stored value on reloading conferences
16  - take into account for expanding time groups
17
18version 0.7.0, 2021-07-30
19* Parse, save and display UTC offset from XML files.
20* Add "display time shift" option.
21  This allows users to show events in a different timezone than the one the
22  conference is in. Useful especially for online conferences during
23  pandemics but also for other situations like travelling.
24* Adjust alarm settings to UTC offset and time shift changes.
25  (Lightly tested on Linux and not tested under Maemo.)
26* Add appstream file.
27* Update URLs in documentation.
28* Cleanups in conference dialog.
29
30version 0.6.4, 2017-12-08
31* Improve proxy dialog and add support for SOCKS5 proxies.
32  Thanks to intrigeri for the bug report.
33  (Fixes: #59)
34* Make toolbar in main window non-movable to prevent accidentally
35  pulling it out.
36
37version 0.6.3, 2017-10-01
38* Support Qt5 and Qt4.
39  (Fixes: #57)
40  Mention new location of database file under Qt5 in docs.
41* Fix display of events after midnight.
42  (Fixes: #53)
43* Fix import failures when the conference has no tracks in the XML file.
44  Thanks to Martín Ferrari for the bug report and the help with the fix.
45  (Fixes: #56)
46* Bail out on import when conference XML has empty or ill-formed
47  event IDs.
48  Thanks to Paul Wise for the bug report.
49  (Fixes: #58)
50* Make URLs in Abstract/Description of event detail view clickable.
51  (Fixes: #49)
52* Improve exception handling and error messages.
53  Thanks to Martín Ferrari for his help.
54* Improve import dialog:
55  - enable "Open" button only when a URL is entered
56  - trim URL
57
58version 0.6.2, 2017-01-24
59* Event dialog: don't unconditionally assume plain text for description and
60  abstract, can be rich text as well (i.e. contain HTML tags).
61* Favourites: change from boolean to tri-strate: no favourite, weak/fallback
62  favourite, strong favourite.  Adapt buttons and conflict markers.
63  Thanks to Elena ``of Valhalla'' for the bug report.
64  (Fixes: #54)
65* Handle SSL errors.
66  Present SSL error messages during download in a warning dialog and ask
67  user about how to proceed.
68  (In practice seen on Maemo due to ancient certificates.)
69
70version 0.6.1, 2014-09-11
71* Fix typos in documentation.
72* Add Keyword entry to .desktop file. 
73* Make it impossible to hide the toolbar by disallowing its context menu.
74  (Fixes: #51).
75* Fix bugs around rooms.
76  Insert names into database, handle room name changes.
77
78version 0.6.0, 2013-06-13
79* New DB schema 001. Datebase is converted on first start.
80  DB schema update functionality implemented.
81* Added more keybindings.
82  (Fixes: #28)
83* Rewrote event detail dialog, to avoid flicker on Maemo.
84  (Fixes: #48)
85* Events after midnight are shown on the day before (if the conference XML
86  file is correct).
87  (Fixes: #43)
88* On non-Maemo system "alarms" (notifications) are shown.
89  (Fixes: #46)
90* Try to show current day on startup and show "day" tab.
91  (Fixes: #44)
92* Use conference id (not title) for import.
93  (Fixes: #45)
94* Use conference id (not title) for alarms (maemo).
95  (Fixes: #38)
96* Use one day navigator for whole app (instead of separate ones per tab).
97  (Fixes: #11)
98
99version 0.5.5, 2012-06-12
100* UI changes:
101  - button bar on the right side
102  - shared "day navigator"
103  - "Now" tab removed, function integrated into former "today" button
104* Add "reload schedule" button.
105  Fixes: #34
106* Alarms are actually removed now.
107  Thanks to Axel Beckert for the bug report.
108  Fixes: #38
109* Handle redirects when importing schedules over the network.
110  Thanks to Axel Beckert for the bug report.
111  Fixes: #39
112* Update some icons.
113  Thanks to Axel Beckert for the bug report.
114  Fixes: #40
115* Improve timezone handling.
116  Fixes: #42
117* Add expand/collapse buttons/actions.
118  Fixes: #31 
119* Update example URLs in README.
120
121version 0.5.4, 2011-09-14
122* Change displaying events a bit, use system colours (#13).
123* Fix display of conflict and alarm icon on maemo (#35).
124* Improve logic of grouping events into timeslots (#22).
125* Remove warnings without a database or with an empty one (#20).
126* Import/update: show progressbar immediately (#25).
127* Update dates and text for day navigator widget when switching
128  conference (#36).
129
130Version 0.5.3, 2011-08-16
131* Add "jump to today" button to date navigator.
132  Thanks to Michael Schutte for the patch.
133  Fixes: #29
134* Don't die on importing a schedule that does not contain
135  a city field.
136  Thanks to Axel Beckert for the bug report.
137  Fixes: #32
138
139Version 0.5.2, 2011-07-23
140* Show close button in conference dialog also if there are no conferences
141  yet.
142* Show event title instead of id in alarm (maemo).
143* Remove event/room records on import to get rid of "old" room names; this
144  avoids duplicates when room names change.
145
146Version 0.5.1, 2011-07-14
147* Improve search function: split search string on whitespace.
148* Various small UI changes, e.g.:
149  - cancel button in settings dialogs
150  - colors and borders
151  - date format in date navigator
152  - flatten menu
153  - remove status bar
154  - clean up some dialogs
155
156Version 0.5.0, 2011-06-29
157* First release of ConfClerk as the fosdem-schedule successor.
158* Continue the multi-conference feature, make sure persons/tracks/rooms are
159  handled separately per conference.
160* Remove FOSDEM- and maemo-specific parts.
161* Exchange icons to be sure about the provenance.
162* Some code cleanup, most notable: use prepared statements for all SQL
163  queries.
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