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Mon Aug 3 15:30:13 2009 UTC (11 years, 5 months ago) by iliev
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- preparations for release 0.9

1 JSampler v0.9: 2009-08-03
2 * Implemented a backend list with option to manually choose a backend
3 to connect on startup(Edit/Preferences, then click the `Backend' tab)
4 and option to change the backend without restarting JSampler
5 (Actions/Change Backend or Ctrl + B)
6
7 * Added confirmation messages for removing sampler channels and
8 audio/MIDI devices (Edit/Preferences, then click the `View' tab)
9
10 * The column sort order in the Instruments Database window is now saved
11 for the next session
12
13 * Optimized the MIDI instrument update process
14
15 * Added support for handling lost files in the Instruments Database
16 (In the Instruments Database window choose Actions/Check For Lost Files)
17
18 * Added new menu item in the Instruments Database window: Edit/Find
19
20 * Remember the last used tab in the Preferences dialog
21
22 * Renamed the column labels in the Channel Routing dialog: The column
23 representing the sampler channel's audio channels is "Audio In" and
24 the column representing the audio device's channels is "Audio Out"
25
26 * Orchestras, orchestra instruments, MIDI maps and MIDI instruments
27 can now be removed using the `Delete' key from the keyboard
28
29 * Added toolbar to the Database Instrument Chooser dialog
30
31 * Instrument Chooser and Database Instrument Chooser dialogs
32 are now resizable
33
34 * Reimplemented the MIDI bank/program assignment algorithm
35
36 * Added `Copy To' and `Move To' commands to the MIDI bank context menu
37 and to the MIDI instrument context menu
38
39 * Added commands to the MIDI instrument context menu for moving
40 a MIDI instrument to another program
41 (right-click on a MIDI instrument and choose `Change Program')
42
43 * Added option to choose between zero-based and one-based
44 MIDI bank/program numbering
45 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Advanced' button)
46
47 * Added option to choose whether to include MIDI instrument
48 mappings when exporting a sampler configuration to LSCP script.
49 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Advanced' button)
50
51 * Added option to set the MIDI instrument loading in background
52 when exporting MIDI instrument mappings to LSCP script.
53 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Advanced' button)
54
55 * Implemented an option to change the socket read timeout
56 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Backend' tab)
57
58 * Implemented option for adding instruments in separate directories in the
59 instruments DB (patch by Chris Cherrett & Andrew Williams, a bit adjusted)
60
61 * Implemented option to launch the backend if it is not yet started
62 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Backend' tab)
63
64 * LSCP scripts can now be run by passing them to jsampler
65 as command-line arguments
66
67 * Added support for controlling the global sampler-wide limit of
68 maximum voices and disk streams
69 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `General' tab)
70
71 * Added support for exporting the MIDI instrument maps
72 as text file, web page or Rosegarden device file
73
74 * Updated LscpTree
75
76 * The scripts in the `scripts' directory now pass the command-line
77 arguments to the respective jsampler distribution
78
79 * Show controller names in fx sends dialogs
80
81 * Proper handling of connection failures
82
83 * ant: the default target is now build-fantasia
84 * ant: added new target build-fantasia-osx
85
86 * Fantasia:
87 - Major memory optimizations when too many sampler channels are present
88 - Improved look and feel
89 - Implemented virtual MIDI keyboard
90 - Added option to show the Instruments Database on
91 the Right-Side Pane of the Fantasia's main window
92 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `View' tab)
93 - Implemented pluggable channel view
94 - Implemented Small View for sampler channels
95 (right-click on the sampler channel then choose Small View)
96 - Implemented option to choose default sampler channel view
97 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Defaults' tab)
98 - Implemented multiple channels panels
99 - Store the view configuration of audio/MIDI devices and sampler
100 channels in the LSCP script when exporting sampler configuration
101 - Added context menu to sampler channels
102 - Implemented option to show different channel view when
103 the mouse pointer is over sampler channel
104 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Defaults' tab)
105 - The sampler channels are now referenced by their position
106 in the list, not by their ID
107 - Implemented options to show the channel number and/or the MIDI
108 input port/channel on the sampler channel screen when using Small View
109 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Channels' tab)
110 - Implemented multiple sampler channels' selection
111 - Added option to move sampler channels up and down in the channels list
112 - Added option to move sampler channels to another channels panels
113 - Added toolbar to the Right-Side Pane's Instruments Database
114 - Added option to hide the active stream/voice count statistic in
115 the sampler channel's small view
116 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Channels' tab)
117 - `Turn off animation effects' checkbox moved to the `View' tab
118 - Refactoring: All basic UI components moved to
119 org.jsampler.view.fantasia.basic package
120 - Ask when removing nonempty map
121 - Migrated to substance 5
122
123 * Mac OS Integration
124 - Moved the menu bar on top of the screen
125 - Use custom application icon
126 - Register LSCP scripts to be opened with Fantasia
127 - Changed shortcut keys (use command key instead of ctrl key)
128 - Added option to use native file choosers
129 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `View' tab)
130
131 * Bug fixes:
132 - Bugfix: JSampler took forever to load a configuration with
133 too many sampler channels
134 - Fixed bug #66
135 - Fixed a null pointer exception in the AudioDevicePane, when JACK
136 driver is used and the additional device parameters are shown.
137 - Fixed bug #76
138 - Fixed bug #77
139 - Fixed bug #84
140 - Fixed bug #98
141 - Backend address was always set to 127.0.0.1 when adding backend
142 to the backend list
143 - Fixed bug in the parameter table when editing
144 string list parameters with no possibilities
145 - Save send levels when exporting sampler configuration
146 - Some minor bugfixes and enhancements
147
148 JSampler v0.8a: 2007-12-06
149 * Added new menu item: Help/Online Tutorial
150
151 * Implemented support for retrieving instrument information
152 from instrument files
153
154 * Added support for monitoring the total number of active disk streams
155
156 * Added Windows file path support
157
158 * The volume values are now shown in decibels
159
160 * Added confirmation dialog on exit
161
162 * Fantasia:
163 - Added option for turning off the custom window decoration
164 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `View' tab)
165
166 * Bug fixes:
167 - The parameter changes were discarded when creating
168 new audio/MIDI device
169 - The orchestras changes were not saved for the next session
170 when orchestras.xml does not exist in the JSampler's home directory
171 - In some cases the sampler configuration was not exported
172 properly to LSCP script
173 - Fixed a bug in the parameter table occuring when combo box
174 is used as cell editor
175 - If there is a cell editing in progress in the parameter table,
176 it is now finalized before creating new audio/MIDI device
177 - Fantasia: Fixed the view of the channel's stream/voice count statistic
178 - Some minor bugfixes and enhancements
179
180 JSampler v0.7a: 2007-10-15
181 * Added options for choosing default actions when channel is
182 created and assignment of default MIDI/audio drivers to be used
183 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `Defaults' tab)
184
185 * A lists of recently used instrument files, directories,
186 database instruments, database directories are now available
187 for quick access, where appropriate.
188
189 * The locations of the last loaded instrument, last scanned
190 instrument/directory, last added instrument to orchestra are
191 now saved for the next session
192
193 * The last used instrument selection method is now saved
194 for the next session
195
196 * Implemented automatic scrolling when new channel is created to
197 ensure that it is visible on the screen
198
199 * Added context menu to the orchestra's instrument table with
200 commands for editing an instrument, deleting an instrument,
201 loading an instrument to a sampler channel and adding an
202 instrument to MIDI instrument map
203
204 * Implemented more proper retrieval of the MIDI/audio driver settings
205
206 * Implemented some UI enhancements for speeding up the
207 MIDI instrument mapping process
208
209 * Implemented new table cell editor for editing string list
210 parameters with possibilities
211
212 * Added support for escape sequences
213
214 * Now database instruments and directories can have multiline descriptions
215
216 * Added support for formatting the instruments database
217 (Choose from the instruments database window Actions/Format Database)
218
219 * Added options for setting the maximum master and channel volume
220 (choose Edit/Preferences)
221
222 * JS Classic:
223 - Added new button to sampler channels for starting an instrument editor
224
225 * Fantasia:
226 - Added scrollbar to the channels pane
227 - Added new menu items: Edit/Add Channel, Edit/Create MIDI Device,
228 Edit/Create Audio Device, View/Toolbar, View/Side Pane,
229 View/Devices Pane
230 - Added button to the channel screen for starting an instrument editor
231 (point the mouse cursor over the channel screen and click 'Edit')
232 - Removed the lock border from non-editable text fields in
233 properties panes and LS Console
234 - Added detailed error dialog
235 - Master volume is now fully implemented
236 - Added options for showing additional device parameters in audio/MIDI
237 device panes (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `View' tab)
238
239 * Bug fixes:
240 - fixed bug #49
241 - the first loaded script was not always been executed
242 - some javadoc documentation fixes
243 - some minor bugfixes
244
245 * Some GUI enhancements and code cleanup
246
247 JSampler v0.6a: 2007-08-10
248 * The Fantasia distribution is now capable of
249 controlling all features available in LinuxSampler
250
251 * Refactoring: all common UI components are moved
252 to a new package - org.jsampler.view.std
253
254 * Some GUI enhancements, bugfixes and code cleanup.
255
256 JSampler v0.5a: 2007-05-24
257 * Implemented instruments database support
258 * Added context menu to the MIDI instrument tree
259
260 JSampler v0.4a: 2007-04-02
261 * Added support for MIDI instrument mapping
262
263 * Added support for effect sends
264
265 * Implemented export of the current sampler configuration
266 to LSCP script (Actions/Export/Sampler Configuration or Ctrl + S)
267
268 * The JSampler's data is now stored in a user specified location.
269 To change the JSampler's home directory choose Edit/Preferences.
270
271 * Implemented Global Controls bar (View/Global Controls).
272
273 * Saving the LS Console's command history on exit is now optional.
274 (Edit/Preferences, then click the `LS Console' tab)
275
276 * Some GUI enhancements, bugfixes and code cleanup.
277
278 JSampler v0.3a: 2006-08-07
279 * Partially implemented a new view - Fantasia
280 (Graphic design: Olivier Boyer).
281
282 * Implemented LS Console with command autocompletion
283 (using the Tab key), command history (using Up, Down keys),
284 command history search (Ctrl + R), command list search (Ctrl + F).
285 To edit the console settings (colors, command history size, etc),
286 choose Edit/Preferences, then click the `LS Console' tab.
287
288 * Implemented Orchestras (something like Bookmarks/Favorites
289 for instruments). Instrument can also be added to orchestra using
290 Drag & Drop (drag the loaded instrument from a sampler channel
291 and drop it in the instrument list on the desired position).
292 Drag & Drop can also be used to load an instrument and to
293 autocomplete an instrument loading command in the LS Console.
294
295 * Implemented LSCP script execution (Actions/Run Script).
296
297 * Added more properties to the Preferences dialog.
298
299 * API documentation updates.
300
301 * Some bugfixes, optimizations and code cleanup.
302
303 JSampler v0.2a: 2006-03-16
304 * Implemented a wizard for creating sampler channels
305 (Channels/New Channel Wizard or Ctrl+Shift+N)
306
307 * Improved the look of the sampler channels' border
308
309 * Added `Custom Colors' section in the Preferences dialog
310 (choose Edit/Preferences, then click the View tab)
311
312 * Support for saving the window size and location for the
313 next session (choose Edit/Preferences, then select
314 `Remember window size and location' checkbox)
315
316 * Support for saving the visibility state of the
317 Toolbar, Statusbar and Left Pane for the next session
318
319 * Added information about the total number of sampler
320 channels in the statusbar.
321
322 * Changes to the focus subsystem in some dialogs to
323 improve the usability of the keyboard.
324
325 * Some bugfixes
326

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