source: trunk/NEWS

Last change on this file was 1938, checked in by jtv, 17 months ago

Simplify NEWS.

  • Property svn:eol-style set to native
  • Property svn:keywords set to Author Date Id Revision
File size: 29.8 KB
Line 
15.0
2 - The PGSTD namespace alias is gone.  Use the std namespace directly.
3 - pqxx::tuple is now pqxx::row, to avoid clashes with std::tuple.
4 - Deprecated escape_binary functions dropped.
5 - Deprecated notify_listener class dropped.
6 - Support for many old compilers dropped.
7 - Support for "long long" and "long double" types is always enabled.
8 - No longer uses obsolete std::tr1 namespace; use plain std instead.
9 - Now requires libpq 9.1 or better.
10 - Requires server version 9.1 or better.
11 - Support for REPEATABLE READ isolation level added.
12 - Makefile fixes for Visual Studio 2013.
13 - Supports C++11 and C++14.
14 - No longer has obsolete debian & RPM packaging built in.
15 - Fixed failure to abort uncommitted subtransactions on destruction.
16 - Fixed failure to detect some integer overflows during conversion.
17 - Build tooling uses /usr/bin/env python instead of /usr/bin/python.
18 - New configure options: --with-postgres-include and --with-postgres-lib.
19 - In g++ or compatible compilers, non-exported items are no longer accessible.
20 - Many build fixes for various platforms and compilers.
214.0
22 - API change: noticers are gone!  Use errorhandlers to capture error output.
23 - API change: tablereaders and tablewriters are gone; they weren't safe.
24 - API change: prepared statements are now weakly-typed, and much simpler.
25 - API change: fields and tuples are now stand-alone classes in ::pqxx.
26 - API change: thread-safety field have_strerror_r is now have_safe_strerror.
27 - API change: notify_listener has been replaced with notification_receiver.
28 - notification_receiver takes a payload parameter.
29 - Easier Visual C++ setup.
30 - Absolutely requires a libpq version with PQescapeStringConn.
31 - Absolutely requires libpq 8.0 or better.
32 - Changes for C++0x.
33 - Supports clang++.
34 - Visual C++ makefiles now support new-style unit tests.
35 - Sample headers for more recent Visual Studio versions.
36 - Fixes binary-data escaping problems with postgres 9.0.
37 - Fixes problems with binary-string handling and escaping.
38 - Fixes compatibility problems between 9.x libpq and 7.x backend.
39 - quote_name to escape SQL identifiers for use in queries.
40 - syntax_error reports error's approximate location in the query.
41 - On Windows, now uses ws2_32 instead of wsock32.
42 - Various Windows build fixes.
43 - Updated for gcc 4.6.0.
44 - configure script supports --enable-documentation/--disable-documentation.
45 - Streamlined test/release toolchain.
463.1
47 - Shared libraries are now versioned by ABI: 3.1 instead of 3.1.0 etc.
48 - Threading behaviour is now documented, and can be queried.
49 - Version information available at compile time.
50 - Supports parameterized statements.
51 - Result tuples now support slicing.
52 - Configure with --with-tr1=boost to use BOOST shared_ptr.
53 - String conversion now has its own header file.
54 - Supports read-only transactions.
55 - Fixed breakage with Solaris "make".
56 - Uses shared_ptr if available.
57 - binarystring::str() is no longer cached; no longer returns reference.
58 - Fixed problems in Visual C++ Makefile for test suite.
59 - Fixed problems with RPM packaging.
60 - Fixed build problem on RedHat/CentOS 5.
61 - Lets you check whether a prepared statement has been defined.
62 - "Varargs" prepared statements.
63 - Unnamed prepared statements now supported.
64 - Results have iterator as well as const_iterator.
65 - Rewrite of robusttransaction logic; may actually do its job now.
66 - Connections support async query cancel from signal handler or thread.
67 - More documentation for performance features.
683.0
69 - Website is now at http://pqxx.org/ (no redirects)
70 - Completely replaced cursor classes
71 - More helpful error messages on failed connections
72 - More detailed hierarchy of constraint-violation exception classes
73 - trigger is now called notify_listener, trigger header is now notify-listen
74 - New mixin base class pqxx_exception distinguishes libpqxx exception types
75 - Quoting is back!  transaction_base::quote() & connection_base::quote()
76 - Several build & documentation problems with Visual C++ fixed
77 - Compile fixes for gcc 4.2, 4.3
78 - Compile fixes for Sun Studio Express 5.9
79 - Uses strlcpy() where available, instead of strncpy()
80 - Keeps better track of applicable text encodings
81 - Fixed bug with prepared statement parameters in separate C++ statements
82 - robusttransaction now works for multiple users
83 - Pipeline lets you cancel ongoing queries, e.g. because they run for too long
84 - Fixed broken escaping of binary values in tablewriter
85 - Floating-point types now represented with full precision
86 - Proper unit tests for new functionality
87 - New traits-based system for adding data types
88 - Floating-point infinities now supported
89 - Flushing/completing a pipeline now frees up the transaction for other use
90 - Completely reworked test suite, builds and runs much faster
91 - tablewriter supports writing of raw lines
922.6.9
93 - Removed old 1.x API (that means all identifiers with capital letters!)
94 - Tested with all current libpq versions and oldest/newest supported backends
95 - No longer have old OnCommit()/OnAbort()/OnDoubt() callbacks in transactor!
96 - Fixes failure when closing cursors with upper-case letters in their names
97 - Fixes bug when adding triggers to connections that aren't open yet
98 - Fixes bug when removing triggers
99 - Fixes small memory leak when preparing statements
100 - Fixes many problems with older backends
101 - Fixes bug in result::swap(): protocol versions were not swapped
102 - Some errors went undetected when using certain libpq versions
103 - Fixes prepared statements on new libpq versions talking to old backends
104 - Can estimate server version if libpq does not know how to obtain it
105 - Greatly reduced memory usage while escaping strings
106 - With Visual C++, creates lib/ directory if not already present
107 - Useful error messages when preparing statements
108 - Allows prepared statements to be registered explicitly
109 - Support for "long long" types; enable with PQXX_ALLOW_LONG_LONG macro
110 - Compilation errors for older libpq versions fixed
111 - Some new small utility classes for disabling notice processing etc.
112 - Result sets remember the queries that yielded them
113 - New test script, pqxx-fulltest, tests against all current postgres versions
114 - Connections can simulate failure
115 - Adds password encryption function
1162.6.8
117 - Fixes bug: binary parameters to prepared statements truncated at nul bytes
118 - New, more specific exception types to distinguish errors from server
119 - Resolved serious problems with generated reference documentation
120 - Automatically detect Windows socket library with MinGW
121 - Windows "make" fixed to run from main directory, not win32
122 - Fixes "mktemp" problems on some BSD-based platforms
123 - pqxx-config is deprecated; use pkg-config instead
124 - On GNU/Linux, uses poll() instead of select() to avoid file descriptor limit
125 - Will provide server and protocol version information where available
126 - New cursor class, absolute_cursor
1272.6.7
128 - New escape functions for binary data: transaction_base::esc_raw()
129 - Improved detection of socket libraries, especially for MinGW
130 - Works around bug in some versions of GNU grep 2.5.1
131 - Fixes problem with configuration headers
132 - Fixes PQprepare() detection
133 - Fixes incomplete Visual C++ Makefile
134 - Fixes compile error in workaround for older libpq versions
135 - Removes "rpath" link option
1362.6.6
137 - New, encoding-safe string-escaping functions
138 - Upper-case letters now allowed in prepared-statement names
139 - Fixes crash in test005
140 - More Visual C++ improvements
141 - Removed collaboration diagrams from reference docs
142 - New templating system for generating Windows Makefiles etc.
1432.6.5
144 - Visual C++ users: copy win32/common-sample to win32/common before editing it
145 - Should fix problems finding socket library on MinGW
146 - Even more work on Visual C++ problems
147 - Updated documentation for Visual C++ users
148 - Fixed bug in prepared statements (mostly visible on Visual C++)
149 - Nested transactions work harder to detect backend support
1502.6.4
151 - Massively improved compatibility with Windows and Visual C++
152 - Fixed late initialization of "direct" connection state
153 - Fixed problem with initialization of connection capabilities
154 - Fixed configuration bug for libpq in nonstandard locations
155 - Sample configuration header for libpq found in PostgreSQL 8.1
1562.6.3
157 - Radical rework of prepared statements; INCOMPATIBLE INTERFACE CHANGE!
158 - Dropped support for g++ 2.95
159 - Emulate prepared statements support on old libpq or old backend
160 - Bug fix: missing tutorial (release script now tests for this)
161 - Automatically links in socket library on Windows or Solaris, if needed
162 - Bug fix: check for std namespace didn't work
163 - Fixes for Cygwin/MSYS/MinGW
1642.6.2
165 - Bug fix: connection state was not set up properly in some common cases
166 - Bug fix: headers were installed in "include" instead of "include/pqxx"
167 - Bug fix: sqlesc(string) broke with multibyte or multiple encodings
168 - namedclass is now used as a virtual base; affects all subclass constructors
169 - Initial implementation of subtransactions
170 - Detect more connection capabilities
171 - Standard library namespace can be set from configure script's command line
172 - Completely reworked connection hierarchy, with separate policy objects
173 - Clients can now define their own connection policies
174 - Paved the way for client-defined thread synchronization
175 - Now lives at http://thaiopensource.org/development/libpqxx/
1762.6.1
177 - Hugely improved recognition of different strerror_r() versions
178 - Resolved link problems with gcc 4.0 and shared library
1792.6.0
180 - New macro PQXX_SHARED defines whether to use/build libpqxx as shared library
181 - Robusttransaction compatible with PostgreSQL 8.1
182 - Infrastructure for querying connection/backend capabilities at runtime
183 - Greatly improved cursor support
184 - Connection reactivation can be inhibited explicitly
185 - Tries even harder to make sense of conflicting strerror_r() definitions
186 - Detects connection failures that libpq glosses over
187 - Reference documentation grouped into more coherent sections
188 - Assumes strerror() is threadsafe on systems that have no strerror_r()
189 - Now allows connection's socket number to be queried
190 - New internal_error class for libpqxx-internal errors
191 - With Visual C++, doesn't redefine NOMINMAX if it is defined already
192 - Several compatibility improvements for Visual C++
193 - Fixes and workarounds for HP-UX and HP aCC compiler
194 - Phased old cursor interface out of test suite; tests ported to new interface
195 - Added documentation on thread safety
196 - New thread safety model
197 - Large objects have functions to tell current position
198 - Minor updates to tutorial (somebody pay me and I'll do more :)
199 - No longer needs libpq-fs.h header
200 - Meaningful error messages for ambiguous string conversions fixed
2012.5.6
202 - Support null parameters to prepared statements (use C-style char pointers)
2032.5.5
204 - Diagnoses connection failure during result transfer
205 - Fixes invalid -R link option in pqxx-config
2062.5.4
207 - Fix workaround code for older libpq versions without PQunescapeBytea()
208 - Work around grep bug in Fedora Core 4 that broke configure in UTF-8 locales
209 - In Visual C++, assume libpqxx is a DLL when linking to std library as DLL
210 - Missing documentation in distribution archive is back again
211 - Export fewer symbols from library binary with gcc 4.0
212 - Releases now automatically tested against gcc 4.0
213 - Meaningful link errors for additional ambiguous string conversions
214 - DLL symbol exports now automatically tested before each release
2152.5.3
216 - Greatly improved builds on MinGW with MSYS
217 - All known problems with MinGW fixed
218 - Fix bugs in stream classes that caused failures and crashes with STLport
219 - Detects and uses STLport automatically
2202.5.2
221 - Fix memory leaks
222 - Fix problems with NaN (not-a-number values) on some compilers
2232.5.1
224 - Fix configure script; broke when very recent libpqxx was already installed
225 - Fix cursor breakage when "long" is more than 32 bits
226 - Fix cases where new-style abort/doubt handlers are used
227 - Fix for division-by-zero error in Visual C++ (changed sample headers)
228 - Improved checking for strerror_r in configure script
229 - Fix for problem MinGW has with configure script
230 - Fix spurious failure of Oid check in configure script
2312.5.0
232 - Fix race condition in removing triggers
233 - Fix binary string conversion with older libpq
234 - Fix some error strings that may previously have come out wrong
235 - No longer includes any libpq headers while compiling client code
236 - Improved thread safety: avoid strerror() where possible
237 - Prepared statements
238 - Translate more error conditions to std::bad_alloc exception
239 - Clearer and more specific explanations for configuration failures
240 - Improved documentation
241 - Looks for standard library in global namespace as well as std
242 - Accepts standard C library in std namespace
243 - Release script automatically tests with a range of compilers, not just one
244 - Compatible with g++ 2.95 again; this time it's tested automatically
2452.4.4
246 - Fix problems building shared library in Visual C++
247 - Fix autobuild in Debian, which was broken by mistake in BSD grep workaround
248 - Fix conversion of string to floating-point type NaN
249 - Remove stray CVS directories from distribution archive
250 - Workaround for Visual C++ problem when issuing messages from destructors
251 - Yet more workarounds for Visual C++ bugs
252 - Fix situation where connection state might not be restored after failure
253 - Fix configuration problem on SunOS
254 - Network speedup in connection setup with pending variables and/or triggers
2552.4.3
256 - Yet more workarounds for bugs in Visual C++ .NET 2003
257 - Fixes for SunC++ 5.5
258 - On Visual C++, now defines NOMINMAX, fixing large object support
259 - Workaround for BSD grep
260 - Improvements for builds from CVS
261 - Sample config headers for Sun ONE Studio 8
2622.4.2
263 - Fix minor problems with Apple's version of g++ 3.3
264 - Fix problem with MingW on Windows
265 - Workarounds and fixes for Visual C++.NET 2003
266 - Renewed compatibility with g++ 2.95
267 - More sample configuration headers
268 - Updated reference documentation
269 - Removed assert code
2702.4.1
271 - Several bugs in icursor_iterator fixed; incompatible interface changes
272 - Tightens throw specifications on begin(), end(), size(), capacity()
273 - Containers define reference and pointer types
274 - Implements swap() in all container types
275 - Implements == and != in all container types
276 - Stabilizes new (but still limited) cursor interface
277 - icursor_iterator thinks purely in stride granularity
278 - Introduces </<=/>/>= comparisons for icursor_iterators
279 - Allows "adopted SQL cursors" in new cursor interface
280 - Reference-counting in binarystrings, so they can be copied (and efficiently)
281 - Fixes reference-to-temporary problem with std::reverse_iterator in results
282 - Result/tuple reverse_iterators no longer require std::reverse_iterator
283 - Includes some sample config headers (in config/sample-headers)
284 - Replaces iffy autoconf checks (avoid failures with maintainer mode's -Werror)
285 - Fixes incompatibility with some implementations of Unix "cut" program (again)
2862.4.0
287 - Fixes incompatibility with some implementations of Unix "cut" program
288 - Fixes "ptrdiff_t redefinition" problem in some environments
289 - More container-like tuples, so fields can be iterated
290 - All size_type types are now unsigned
291 - More conservative robusttransaction--thanks Tom Lane
292 - Stream-like extraction operator for result field conversion
293 - Warnings about deprecated headers now suppressed while compiling library
294 - Iterator constructors and copy assignments now have empty throw specs
2952.3.0
296 - Generates MinGW Makefile automatically
297 - Documents MinGW build
298 - Workaround for missing prepared-statement support
299 - Potential bug fixed in closing of connections
300 - Fixed incompatibility between new cursor streams and older backends
301 - Removed pqxxbench
3022.2.9
303 - Bugfix in removing trigger
304 - Added "failed connection" to regression test
305 - Some changes to throw specifications
306 - Putting libpq in its own namespace is optional
3072.2.8
308 - Moved libpq into pqxx::internal::pq namespace
309 - New config system separates compiler-related items from libpq-related ones
310 - Auto-generates Visual C++ Makefile, should always remain up-to-date now
3112.2.7
312 - Bugfix: from_string() didn't handle LONG_MIN--thanks Yannick Boivin
3132.2.6
314 - Complete "pipeline" rewrite, for better exception safety
315 - New garbage collection scheme for "result;" constructors now exception-free
3162.2.5
317 - First new cursor classes!
318 - Fixed strange failure in tablewriter during large insertions
319 - Updated tutorial
3202.2.4
321 - New utility class template, items<> for easy container initialization
322 - New utility function template, separated_list()
323 - Error handling bugfix in tablewriter
324 - Fixed tablereader handling of lines ending in empty fields
325 - tablereader lines no longer end in newline with old libpq versions
3262.2.3
327 - Trigger names no longer need to be proper identifiers
328 - Compile fixes for g++ 3.4.0 and other modern compilers
329 - Tablestreams may specify column lists
330 - Deprecated Quote() in favour of sqlesc(); improved quoting
331 - Fixed generation of libpqxx.spec
3322.2.2
333 - Bugfix in fieldstream w.r.t. reading strings on some systems
334 - Renamed config.h to internalconfig.h to avoid confusion
335 - New connection functions allow client to sleep until notification arrives
336 - Notification functions return number of notifications received
337 - Even fewer client-visible macros exported by libconfig.h
3382.2.1
339 - New, 2.x-style string conversions without locale problem
340 - Documentation improvements
341 - Implemented result::swap()
3422.2.0
343 - Installs to /usr/local by default, NOT to /usr/local/pqxx like before!
344 - Uses Postgres-provided script to find Postgres (thanks Peter Eisentraut)
345 - Which means no more configure arguments required on Irix (thanks Arjen Baart)
346 - Fixes long-standing bug in result class!
347 - New pipeline class for throughput optimization
348 - New field stream class: read result field as C++ stream
349 - Separate namespace pqxx::internal for definitions not relevant to the user
350 - More Windows compilation fixes
351 - SUN Workshop 6 compile fixes and workarounds (thanks Jon Meinecke)
352 - Implemented reverse_iterator for result class
353 - Checks for functional std::reverse_iterator template
354 - Preliminary Makefile for MinGW compiler (thanks Pasquale Fersini)
355 - Changed the way unique<> works
356 - Checks for functional std::count_if()
357 - Bugs fixed & test programs added
3582.1.3
359 - Makefile fixes for Visual C++, thanks Paresh Patel
360 - Library ABI versioning implemented, thanks Roger Leigh
361 - Uses old SQL isolation level syntax for compatibility, thanks koun@sina.com
362 - tablestreams can explicitly complete() before destructor
363 - Bugfix in robusttransaction: forgot to set isolation level
364 - Fixed off-by-ones in tablewriter escape code
365 - tablestreams now use \n-style escape sequences
366 - tablestreams support octal numbers
367 - Freely definable "null" strings in tablestreams, as originally intended
368 - Improved Debian packaging, thanks Roger Leigh
369 - tablestreams use libpq's new-style COPY functions, if available
370 - Extended automation of build/release procedure
371 - tablewriter writes in nonblocking mode to help hide communication latency
372 - Can get backend variables as well as set them
373 - More configuration macro cleanups
374 - Workaround for missing clear() in standard string
375 - Merry Christmas!
3762.1.2
377 - Compile fix for gcc libstdc++ 2.9, thanks Jaroslaw Staniek
378 - Moved deprecated functions below current ones
379 - Cleanups for Debian packaging (thanks Roger Leigh, new Debian maintainer!)
380 - Updated authors listings
381 - Bumped ABI version number for the first time (now 2:0:1)
3822.1.1
383 - More workarounds for gcc 2.95
384 - Automated tools keep test makefiles up to date
3852.1.0
386 - Asynchronous connections
387 - Fixed configure --includedir option (thanks Ray Dassen!)
388 - Compile fixes for SUN Workshop 6, and one for gcc on FreeBSD 4.8
3892.0.0
390 - New stable release!
391 - Includes all changes since 1.5 release.
392 - Workarounds for Microsoft Visual C++ 7 problems.  Thanks Costin Musteata!
393 - No longer need to define PQXX_NO_PARTIAL_CLASS_TEMPLATE_SPECIALISATION
394 - Integrated Windows configuration into regular configuration
395 - Only uses #warning if preprocessor supports it
396 - Works on libpq versions without PQ[un]escapeBytea()
3971.9.9
398 - Minor documentation changes
3991.9.8
400 - Workaround for compile problem with postgres 7.3
401 - Convenience typedef for transaction<>: "work"
4021.9.7
403 - binarystring rewritten and moved to its own file
404 - binarystring::size() does not include terminating null byte!
405 - Implemented escaping of binary strings
406 - Fix in workaround for missing numeric_limits on some compilers
407 - String conversion supported for unsigned char *
408 - More helpful link errors for unsupported string conversions
409 - Complete test coverage
4101.9.6
411 - Fixes in "field table" support
412 - Improved coexistence with client program's config.h, if any
413 - Prefixed autoconf macros used in headers with "PQXX_"
4141.9.5
415 - Header file contents moved to .hxx files for editor filetype recognition
416 - Fixes wrong timestamp for include/pqxx/result in 1.9.4 distribution
4171.9.4
418 - Fixes Visual C++ build problem when compiling as library
4191.9.3
420 - Quick release for various minor changes
4211.9.2
422 - Renamed most public member functions to all-lower-case names
423 - <pqxx/all> (previously <pqxx/all.h> is now called <pqxx/pqxx>
4241.9.1
425 - tablestream destructor crashed if table didn't exist (thanks Sean [Rogers?])
426 - Renamed all header files to remove ".h" suffix
427 - Tables created by regression test now prefixed with "pqxx" for safety
428 - Large objects now considered stable
429 - Migrated tutorial from SGML to DocBook XML (thanks Wichert Akkerman)
430 - Added tests 57-59
431 - Fixed compile error in largeobject
432 - Updated Windows makefiles
4331.9.0
434 - EVERYTHING HAS CHANGED.  Read the list or run into trouble!
435 - CURSOR HAS INCOMPATIBLE CHANGES AND MAY BE REPLACED COMPLETELY
436 - CACHEDRESULT HAS INCOMPATIBLE CHANGES (won't compile without changes)
437 - REVISE YOUR TRANSACTORS; now templatized on transaction type
438 - Finally got license file in order
439 - Incompatible change in setting transactor quality of service
440 - Cursors require serializable isolation level (checked at link time)
441 - Renamed Connection_base to connection_base, Connection to connection,
442   LazyConnection to lazyconnection
443 - Renamed LargeObject to largeobject, LargeObjectAccess to largeobjectaccess
444 - Renamed Noticer to noticer
445 - Renamed Trigger to trigger
446 - Renamed Result to result, Tuple to tuple, Field to field
447 - Renamed Unique<> to unique<>
448 - Renamed CachedResult to cachedresult
449 - Transformed Transaction Taxonomy (TTT):
450 - Renamed Transaction_base to transaction_base
451 - Renamed Transaction to transaction
452 - Renamed Transactor to transactor<> (now a template)
453 - Implemented transaction isolation levels as compile-time static properties
454 - transaction and robusttransaction now templatized on their isolation levels
455 - cachedresult requires serializable isolation level (checked at link time)
456 - Now need to include pqxx/transactor.h yourself if you need transactors
457 - Large objects require real backend transaction at compile time
458 - New type oid and constant oid_none for row identifiers resp. null oid
459 - Added some forgotten PQXX_LIBEXPORTs
460 - Tweaked documentation in many places
4611.8.1
462 - By popular request: more convenient way to read field values
463 - Documented locale sensitivity of ToString(), FromString(), Field::to()
4641.8.0
465 - Compiles on gcc 2.95 again (heavy streambuf workarounds in largeobject.h)
466 - ConnectionItf renamed to Connection_base, TransactionItf to Transaction_base
467 - connectionitf.h is now connection_base.h, transactionitf.h connection_base.h
4681.7.8
469 - BinaryString class for unescaping bytea strings
470 - PQAlloc template keeps track of libpq-allocated objects
471 - Removed some consts in Unique<>, ConnectionItf, sorry!
472 - Can now set session variables on connections, transactions
4731.7.7
474 - ./configure also looks for postgres in /usr/local/pgsql
475 - test007 now uses SQL_ASCII as its test encoding
476 - integrated Greg Hookey's Debian packaging
4771.7.6
478 - added postgres library (libpq) to dynamic link path
4791.7.5
480 - added test052 - test055
481 - added Result::Tuple::ColumnNumber()
482 - also test setting of client encodings
483 - removed superfluous versions of to_file() from large object classes
4841.7.4
485 - new exception class, sql_error, remembers query text
486 - moved exception classes to new file include/pqxx/except.h
487 - test cases report texts of any failed queries
488 - added tools/rmlo.cxx
4891.7.3
490 - default constructors for connection classes
491 - revamped seeking operations on large objects
492 - better error messages in large objects
493 - added test050, test051
4941.7.2
495 - more workarounds for Sun CC 5.1, thanks Jeroen van Erp!
496 - preliminary support for "named" queries
497 - can now Quote() string constants
498 - included Doxyfile in distribution archive
499 - helps avoid Windows memory allocation problem in DLLs
500 - allows setting of client character set encoding
5011.7.1
502 - regenerated documentation
5031.7.0
504 - removed all deprecated features
505 - connection string documentation in README
506 - separate Connection, LazyConnection classes
507 - made test001 more concise
508 - added test049
5091.6.4
510 - configure script now respects different std namespace
5111.6.3
512 - olostream, lostream now flush themselves before closing
513 - fixed compilation problems when using ToString<>() on a plain char *
514 - compilation fixes for Sun compiler (thanks Jeroen van Erp!)
515 - added .pc file for pkgconfig (thanks Ray Dassen!)
5161.6.2
517 - Debian packaging added to distribution archive
518 - new ilostream, olostream, lostream classes
5191.6.1
520 - large object's cunlink() replaced by remove()
521 - default constructor for LargeObject
5221.6.0
523 - new large objects interface
524 - added test048
5251.5.0
526 - allow result fields to be written to streams
527 - removed confusing CachedResult::clear()
528 - minor documentation updates
529 - added test046, test047
530 - added <pqxx/all.h> convenience header
5311.4.5
532 - fixed crash CachedResult that was less shallow than I thought
533 - fixed quoting problem with adopted SQL cursors
5341.4.4
535 - (forgot to save cursor.cxx with new constructor in 1.4.4, sorry)
5361.4.3
537 - all tests now have three-digit numbers
538 - Cursor can adopt SQL cursor returned by a function
5391.4.2
540 - bugfix in CachedResult when accessing empty Results
541 - minor documentation improvements
5421.4.1
543 - documents new homepage: http://pqxx.tk/
544 - Connection constructor accepts null connect string
545 - Exec() now also takes queries as C++ strings
5461.4.0
547 - Connection::IsOpen() renamed to is_open()
548 - NoticeProcessor replaced by Noticer (with C++ linkage)
5491.3.7:
550 - detects nasty rare problem case with Cursors in unknown positions
5511.3.6:
552 - fixed detection of missing PQescapeString().  Thanks David Wright!
553v1.3.5:
554 - documented Windows build procedure
555 - fixed problem with upper-case letters in cursor names.  Thanks key88!
5562003-01-19 16:00, v1.3.4:
557 - support long double type
558 - clarified some error messages
5592003-01-08 18:45, v1.3.3:
560 - fix missing include in test13
5612003-01-07 02:30, v1.3.2:
562 - configure looks for postgres includes/library in more places, thanks Ray!
5632003-01-02 23:00, v1.3.1:
564 - bugfix in Cursor positioning
5652003-01-02 20:30, v1.3.0:
566 - absolute positioning for Cursor
567 - better documentation on cursors
568 - reduced, but improved test suite output
5692002-12-23 17:30, v1.2.8:
570 - Cursor::Move() returns number of rows skipped
571 - new typedef Cursor::size_type
5722002-12-14 23:30, v1.2.7:
573 - test suite now distinguishes expected errors from unexpected ones
5742002-12-09 20:00, v1.2.6:
575 - fixed some Cursor test cases for change in postgres 7.3
576 - added important warning to Cursor
5772002-12-09 02:00, v1.2.5:
578 - added important warning to CachedResult
5792002-12-08 14:14, v1.2.4:
580 - fixed compile error on some systems in include/pqxx/util.h
5812002-12-04 12:00, v1.2.3:
582 - workaround for broken <sys/select.h> on some systems
583 - fixed Quote() bug
5842002-12-03 01:30, v1.2.2:
585 - fixed serious CachedResult bug
586 - added test41
5872002-12-02 17:00, v1.2.1:
588 - hopefully fixed cursor bug with PostgreSQL 7.3
5892002-12-01 22:00, v1.2.0:
590 - new CachedResult class
5912002-11-07 13:15, v1.1.4:
592 - workaround for missing InvalidOid definition
5932002-10-23 16:00, v1.1.3:
594 - Cursor & TableStream hierarchy now work on any transaction type
595 - get no. of affected rows & oid of inserted row from Result
596 - increased test coverage
5972002-10-21 01:30, v1.1.2:
598 - updated build procedure
599 - Debian packaging improvements
6002002-09-25 03:00, v1.1.1:
601 - supports activating/deactivating of connections
602 - various Connection getters now activate deferred connection first
6032002-09-23 01:00, v1.1.0:
604 - supports lazy connections (added 19 test cases just for these)
605 - greatly reduced performance overhead for RobustTransaction
606 - removed id field from RobustTransaction's transaction log tables
6072002-09-14 20:00, v1.0.1:
608 - now lives on GBorg
609 - various packaging updates
6102002-06-12 17:30, v0.5.1:
611 - no longer have to destroy one transaction before creating the next
6122002-06-07 17:15, v0.5.0:
613 - "make install" now finally installs headers!
614 - distribution now includes SGML (DocBook) version of tutorial
6152002-06-04 15:00, v0.4.4:
616 - may now have multiple triggers with same name on single connection
6172002-06-02 23:00, v0.4.3:
618 - fixed TableReader problem with \t and \n
6192002-06-01 21:00, v0.4.2:
620 - hopefully fixes compile problem with broken std::iterator
621 - configure no longer requires --with-postgres-include=/usr/include/postgresql
6222002-05-29 22:00, v0.4.1:
623 - can now also handle bool, unsigned char, short field types
6242002-05-27 22:30, v0.4.0:
625 - RENAMED Transactor::TRANSACTIONTYPE to argument_type for STL conformance
626 - RENAMED Result::Field::name() to Name()
627 - documentation improvements
628 - minor optimizations
6292002-05-18 00:00, v0.3.1:
630 - removed broken postgres_fe.h dependency (hopefully permanent fix)
6312002-05-12 22:45, v0.3.0:
632 - also looks for postgres_fe.h in postgres' internal/ directory (tmp fix)
6332002-05-05 01:30, v0.2.3:
634 - extensive build instructions in README
635 - make check now controlled through PG environment variables
6362002-05-04 19:30, v0.2.2:
637 - more STL conformance
638 - fixed regression test
639 - test6 now copies "orgevents" to "events" by default
6402002-04-28 23:45 Version bumped to 0.2
6412002-04-28 23:45 Self-generated distribution archive
6422002-04-27 14:20 Replaced automake symlinks with actual files
6432002-04-07 02:30 Released with configure script
6442002-03-29 01:15 Not yet released.  Still integrating autogen stuff...
Note: See TracBrowser for help on using the repository browser.