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2008-10-31

2008-10-31 13:14:45 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Changes in Standards.XML.Wix.
Some clarifications regarding various Sql protocols.

Rev: CHANGES:1.151

716:       - The SimpleNodes do not have parent pointers, this means that they    do not generate cyclic data structures (and thus less garbage, and -  no need for zap_tree()), but also that it is not possible to find -  the root of a tree from any node in the tree. +  no need for zap_tree()), but also that it is no longer possible to +  find the root of a tree from any node in the tree.       - Some methods in SimpleNode return different values than the    corresponding method in Node; notably SimpleNode()->add_child(),
920:       - Support UNDEFINED to designate NULL in emulated bindings.    -  - Support for ODBC DSN files. FIXME: Example from grubba? +  - Support for ODBC DSN files.       Sql.Sql db = Sql.Sql("dsn://user:pass@host/database");    -  - Support for the TDS protocol, used by Sybase and Microsoft SQL -  server. +  - Some native support for the TDS protocol, used by Sybase and +  Microsoft SQL server.       Sql.Sql db = Sql.Sql("tds://user:pass@host/database");       - Support for the SQLite database added. A raw interface is -  available through the SQLite module. FIXME: Syntax? +  available through the SQLite module.    -  Sql.Sql db = Sql.Sql("sqlite://path/to/file"); +  Sql.Sql db = Sql.Sql("sqlite://relative/path/to/file"); +  Sql.Sql db = Sql.Sql("sqlite:///absolute/path/to/file");       - Sql.pgsql. New driver for native PostgreSQL network protocol support.    It implements a superset of the existing Postgres driver.
1000:      o Standards.XML.Wix    -  FIXME +  - Updated to support a more recent version of the Wix tool chain.    -  +  - Improved generation of 8.3-style filenames. +  +  - Added support for Shortcut and IniFile-nodes. +  +  - Added support for overriding the language and installer version. +  +  - Improved support for TTF-files. +    o Stdio       - Stdio.cp can now work recursively in a directory tree. It will