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Issues Addressed by the Most Recent Builds

Current Zim 9.00 – Build 936:

  • Fixes for Zim 9 for Ubuntu on ARM processors and Zim 9 for Debian on Intel processors;
  • Add Zim Jar files to the Linux installers;
  • Re-instating the Zim Integrated Server feature in Zim 9.

Build 895:

  • Fixes to build Zim 9 for Ubuntu on Raspberry PI on ARM processors and Debian on Intel processors;
  • Fixed the size and position of a Window when zoom in and zoom out are used in ZimIDE;
  • Fixed the positioning of radio buttons with option boxes;
  • Fine tuning of grid controls in terms of invisibility, display masks, and a crash;
  • Adjusted the connection of ZimQTC for Windows when connecting to Linux;
  • Fixed the appearance of Progress Bar in ZimIDE;
  • Fixed ZimExplore’s panel;
  • Fixed font and color properties disappearing when an image is added in ZimIDE;
  • Fixed for double clicks in scroll bars;
  • Fixed a syntax error for $membercount in ZimIDE;
  • Adjusted shared memory allocation for ARM processors;
  • Fixed a tree pool invocation;
  • Deprecated the utilities pDPSDocCopy and pDPSFileCopy due to their unreliability;
  • Fixed a crash in tab controls.

Build 862:

  • Fixed a crash in specific cases with the Tree Pool;
  • Introduced the Build for Linux Intel 32 bits;
  • Introduced the Build for Linux ARM 64 bits;

Build 855:

  • Implemented the ZOOM feature in ZimIDE to allow Windows, Displays and Forms be zoomed in and zoomed out while designing them;
  • Extended the size of Windows, Forms and Displays to 10,000 by 10,000 pixels;
  • Fixed the positioning of the cursor on a date field after CTRL-Delete to clean it;
  • Fixed the date mask field in ZimIDE;
  • Fixed the wrong lost focus event after being reset by another event;

Build 848:

  • Fixed a crash when addressing a particular instance of a repeated Form;
  • Fixed the behaviour of a LostFocusModified event after an accelerator key;
  • Converted strings passed to the SYSTEM command to comply with UTF-8 rules;
  • Adjusted the correct upload of images in ZimIDE for picture boxes;
  • Corrected printed messages on the back screen if arriving from Linux;
  • Applied fixes to Linux environment thus allowing Zim 9.00 for Windows to access Zim 9.00 for Linux;

Build 841:

  • Fixed image corruptions when defining a remote file in ZimIDE;
  • Corrected the information provided by ThisForm.FormChanged and ThisForm.FieldChanged after an event;
  • Corrected the command FORM DEFINE when invoking ZimIDE;
  • Corrected the information set the command WINDOW STATUS;
  • Implemented the Form Number property in ZimIDE;
  • Fixed the path of an image being nullified after a FORM INPUT;
  • Improved performance by adjusting the TCP/IP connection;
  • Improved performance by reducing the FORM OPEN messages;
  • Improved tracing with the option “-t 4”;
  • Accepted all kinds of variables in the SYSTEM command;
  • Fixed a checkbox inconsistency when defining default values;
  • Fixed FORM CLEAR, LOST FOCUS and GOT FOCUS for grid controls;
  • Implemented events and protections for grid control cells;
  • Implemented the shadow size conversion when moving from Zim 7 to ZIm 9;
  • Removed less informative messages when ZimServer finds connection errors;
  • Corrected the cleaning of a user leaving its session in ZImServer;
  • Released the license slot when ZimServer detects a connection error;
  • Fixed focus issues in grid controls;
  • Fixed tab stop issues for grid controls;
  • Adjusted grid control column properties;
  • Corrected the qualification of object names when saving and loading data from entity sets;
  • Added visible lines in entry fields in grid controls;
  • Adjusted fonts and colours for pictures in grid controls;
  • Fixed the inherited font for all grid controls;
  • Reduced the memory consumption used by certain Zim functions;

Build 804:

  • Fixed the foreground color for columns in grid controls;
  • Setting the heading font colours for grid controls;
  • Fix the color of column headers;
  • Fixed issues with case, length and visibility in grid controls;
  • Corrected the positioning of objects within frames when there is a label;
  • Corrected the positioning of windows when opened with the AT clause;
  • Corrected the window resizing after a MOVE command;
  • Fix to normalize old DOS, Windows and UNIX end of line delimiters;
  • Fine tuning ZimServer’s lock tracing;
  • Correctly displaying headings in grid controls;
  • Implemented the alternating row colours in grid controls;
  • Improved functionality of checkboxes in grid controls;
  • Corrected various issues regarding font effects in cells within grid controls;
  • Implemented dashes in the function $RightClickMenu;
  • Performed several fixes for colours in columns in grid controls;
  • Fixed the reset of picture boxes in grid controls.

Build 782:

  • Corrected the help information triggered by ZimQTC;
  • Implemented the correct positioning of a child window;
  • Corrected the positioning of clipped windows;
  • Fixed the column resets for grid controls;
  • Adjusted the return codes provided by the command SET CHECKPOINT;
  • Fixed a crash in ZimIDE when dealing with borderless windows;
  • Fixed a bad behaviour when executing a $SetProperty with BACKSCREEN HIDE;
  • Adjusted the output lengths on the backscreen for expressions involving accented characters;
  • Fixed a crash caused by excessive memory usage in large CASE statements;
  • Prevented output messages being displayed when BACKSCREEN is hidden;
  • Fixed a crash when a multi-line entry field is present in grid controls;
  • Fixed a crash in grid controls when a FORM SET CLEAR is issued;
  • Fine tuned the command WINDOW STATUS;
  • Corrected the availability of check boxes;
  • Implemented the CUT operation in menu items;
  • Implemented the COPY operation in menu items;
  • Corrected the internal error codes when leaving a LOCALPROCEDURE in compiled code only;
  • Updated the ThisWindow structure when moving or resizing a window;
  • Fixed the implementation of the DATE characters for SQL connection only;
  • Corrected the center justification in list boxes and combo boxes.