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Release 1.02

This is the 1.02 release of the Open DELTA suite.

New Features

The Windows installer is now bundled with the Java 1.7.0_u55 JRE.

Bug Fixes

Release 1.01

This is the 1.01 release of the Open DELTA suite.

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

CONFOR Release Notes

Bug Fixes

Known Issues

KEY Release Notes

Bug Fixes

Release 1.0

This is the 1.0 release of the Open DELTA suite.

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

None.

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Release Candidate 4

The Open DELTA Release Candidate 4 (RC4) release has been created primarily to address bugs identified via feedback on RC3 received from the community.

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Release Candidate 3

The Open DELTA Release Candidate 3 (RC3) release has been created primarily to address bugs identified via feedback on RC2 received from the community.

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

None.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Release Candidate 2

The Open DELTA Release Candidate 2 (RC2) release has been created primarily to address a serious problem with Intkey.

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Release Candidate 1

The Open DELTA Release Candidate 1 (RC1) release consists predominantly of bug fixes. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

New Features

General fixes

Known Problems

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

CONFOR Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

DELFOR Release Notes

No changes

DIST Release Notes

No changes

Intkey Release Notes:

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Key Release Notes

Milestone 10

The Milestone 10 (M10) release has progressed work on KEY, Intkey and CONFOR. The DELFOR program has been implemented. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known problems

CONFOR Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

DELFOR Release Notes

DELFOR has been implemented. A change from the original DELFOR is that the items file is required as an INPUT FILE. This change has been made in the reorder file included with the sample.

Intkey Release Notes

Bug Fixes

KEY Release Notes

KEY has been partially implemented. The key can be created and printed but only a subset of the directives are implemented.

Milestone 9

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 9 (M9) release has progressed work on CONFOR, DIST, KEY and Intkey.

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

CONFOR Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

DIST Release Notes

New Features

Intkey Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

KEY Release Notes:

New Features

Known problems

This problem is being investigated.

Milestone 8

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 8 (M8) release has progressed work on CONFOR and Intkey. Some fixes were made to the DELTA Editor.

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

CONFOR Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes:

New Features

The majority of the advanced mode commands have been completed. See "Known Problems" below for a list of those that are yet to be implemented.

Known Problems

The following advanced mode commands are yet to be implemented:

Milestone 7

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 7 (M7) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor and Intkey.

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Milestone 6

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 6 (M6) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor and Intkey.

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Milestone 5

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 5 (M5) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor and Intkey.

There is now a Spanish language translation available. (thanks to Roberto Castro-Cortes).

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

CONFOR Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes:

Intkey can now be used to conduct basic investigations. We would appreciate any feedback that the community has at this point.

New Features

Known Problems

Milestone 4

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 4 (M4) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor and Intkey.

There is now a French language translation available. (thanks to Yves Braet).

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

Bug Fixes

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

Intkey can now be used to conduct a basic identification of a specimen. Character values can be entered/changed by double clicking on items in the Available Characters and Used Characters panes and following the prompts. Alternatively, USE and CHANGE commands can be entered into the command bar at the bottom of the application window.


Milestone 3

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 3 (M3) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor, Intkey and CONFOR.

There is now a Czech language translation available. (thanks to Michal Manas).

The DELTA software is considered an alpha release. Please make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features

Known Problems

Intkey Release Notes

New Features

CONFOR Release Notes

New Features

Bug Fixes

Known Problems


Milestone 2

General Release Notes:

The Milestone 2 (M2) release has progressed work on the DELTA Editor and produced initial prototypes of the CONFOR and Intkey programs. As per Milestone 1, M2 is an alpha release and should not be used with production data. You should make a copy of your existing DELTA data sets before accessing them with any of the Open DELTA programs.

To reflect the additional programs included in M2, the packaging of the downloads have been modified:

DELTA Editor Release Notes:

New Features:

Bug Fixes:

CONFOR Release Notes:

New Features:

Known Problems:

IntKey Release Notes:

New Features:


Milestone 1

The goals of milestone 1 of the Open DELTA project are:

For installation instructions see the Installation Instructions.

Please note: Milestone 1 is an alpha release, and should not be used with production data. You should make a copy of your existing Delta data sets before opening them with this version.

DELTA Editor

New Features

To view Chinese captions, for example, launch the editor from the command line with the following command (assuming the jar file is in the current working directory):

   java -Duser.region=CN -Duser.language=zh -jar delta-editor-1.0-M1-with-dependencies.jar

To view Spanish captions, use:

   java -Duser.region=ES -Duser.language=es -jar delta-editor-1.0-M1-with-dependencies.jar

Note Chinese and Spanish localisations have been chosen arbitrarily for demonstrative purposes. Please contact the project team should you be willing and able to contribute additional language translations.

Bug Fixes

Known Problems