Category : File Managers
Archive   : MC100H_B.ZIP
Filename : CATALOG.HST

Output of file : CATALOG.HST contained in archive : MC100H_B.ZIP
12/12/92 - Rev 1.00H (beta)
o Added the Report menu option.
o Added the Catalog Listing - report of CATALOG.DBF
o Added the Diskette Listing - report of DISKS.DBF
o Print Preview, Save to File and Spooler handling added.

10/18/92 - Rev 1.00Gá (beta release)

o Modified Import so filename had picture '@! AAA99999999'
o Fixed all occurrences of MessYN that could cause problems in
the catalog program (not LIBRARY functions yet)
o Modified Popup messages to not have default 60 second timeout.
o Removed ALT options in Find Descriptions Module (SUBCAT)
o Ability to internally change the path in SUBCAT.
o Last path accessed in SUBCAT stored in configuration.
o GrabDescrips(path) written to serve both COPYFILE/SUBCAT.
o Removed usage of TEMPHOLD.DBF in SUBCAT.
o SUBCAT: Reads from DESCRIPT.ION if its found in selected
o Changed SUBCAT.DBF structure (added EXT field, reduced NAME)
o Copyfile fixed to NOT change descriptions to ALL UPPER case
in GrabDescrips()
o Copyfile fixed to preserve date/time stamp after file copied.
o Added display of freespace and size of file being copied to
copyfile box at top.
o Fixed improper diskette numbering if next disk was < 10.
o Added diskette labelling in COPYFILE.
o Put error message in Errorv50 if the error couldn't be logged.
o Errors now logged to ERROR.LOG and NOT BUG.LOG
o Added Alt-E (Erase) option to SUBCAT.PRG

09/02/92 - Rev 1.00G (RE-release)

o Proper screen restore after F4 from search diskette in CATALOG
o Drive_To_Str() parameters wrong in Configuration.
o Disk Labels not written correctly during CATALOG (DISKLABL.PRG
was ok) if greater than 8 characters.
o SPACE left calculation revised to not add entries marked for
deletion in catalog.
o Undocumented 'I)ndex' option added in DISK BROWSE. This
recalculates the SpaceLeft entry. Use this if you tag files
for deletion in the Master CATALOG database.
o Added Subdirectory Catalog, Subdirectory Delete and Copy new
files from subdirectory to *REGISTERED* version. See
REGISTER.DOC for a list of other modules. See catalog
documentation for a full description!
o Fixed some small bugs in IMPORT.PRG

07/02/92 - Rev 1.00f released.

o Fixed bug in Picklist single field editing
o Rewrote entire Pulldown menu system for easier maintainability
o Fixed bug with colors not being properly restored after selecting
Edit Config or Edit Company from the Main Menu.

06/20/92 - Rev 1.00e released.

o Better label handling during IMPORT (Totally rewritten)
o Option to delete file off the floppy in IMPORT BrowseFiles.
Deletes w/o requesting floppy file deletes are performed
instantly. Otherwise, if it cannot delete the file off of
the floppy, it won't erase it from the list.
o IMPORT,CATALOG - Removed editing capabilities during Browse
of fields that I didn't think should be edited. Specifically:
CATALOG: Filename,Ext,Size,Date,DiskName
IMPORT: Filename,Ext,Size,Date,Disk#
o Fixed BUGs due to IDL's Set_Volume (disk volume label function)
Labels longer than 8 characters were NOT handled properly!

05/29/92 - Rev 1.00d released.

o Fixed BUG in IMPORT - if there were multiple incorrect entries
for a diskette, only the first one would be removed (placed in
o Fixed BUG in CATALOG - field edits during browse were not
updated unless it was part of the indexkey and the indexkey

05/20/92 - Rev 1.00c released.

o Easily lookup possible search Diskettes in Catalog S)earch
o AutoLogs bugs to BUG.LOG and changed L)og option to V)iew

05/13/92 - Rev 1.00b released.

o Fixed S)earch in Diskbrow (same fix added to Catalog option).
o Ability to edit CATALOGGED field in Browse Disks.
o Fixed problem with not finding records to recall after
deleting in Browse Disks.
o Fixed small bug in IMPORT which changed DELETED status.

04/20/92 - Rev 1.00a released.

o Cleaned up docs and fixed installation process to generate
databases during startup.
o Fixed a small bug in S)earch in the Edit Catalog module.

02/13/92 - Rev 1.00 released.

o Initial release.

  3 Responses to “Category : File Managers
Archive   : MC100H_B.ZIP
Filename : CATALOG.HST

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