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Release 0.9.3: Python client API is now available

This release adds a Python wrapper to libflom: Python developers will be able to interface FLoM using a Python standard interface.
Enjoy FLoM!
Ch.F.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2015-05-26

Release 0.9.2: PHP client API is now available

This release adds a PHP wrapper to libflom: PHP developers will be able to interface FLoM using a PHP standard interface.
This release contains some other important changes: take a look to ChangeLog file before installation.
Enjoy FLoM!
Ch.F.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2015-01-29

Release 0.9.1: C++ client API is now available

This release adds a C++ wrapper to libflom: C++ developers will be able to interface FLoM using a C++ standard interface without any C specific pitfalls including one single file (flom.hh).
Enjoy FLoM!
Ch.F.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-12-20

Release 0.7.2: fix backport

This release backports some fixes from 0.9.0 to allow some users to have the same fix level without the new 0.9.0 shape (flom+libflom).
This is the test record:

Release: 0.7.2
Date:    2014-12-10
Ubuntu 10.04 / x86 / physical
Ubuntu 14.04 / x86_64 / virtual (Azure)

This release is intended only for the users that, for any reason, cannot switch to 0.9.0
Enjoy FLoM!
Ch.F.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-12-10

Release 0.9.0: client API is now available

I'm proud to announce release 0.9.0: it fixes some bugs and supply an easy to use client API to develop your own C program.
API documentation is provided with the tarball in directories doc/html and doc/examples.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-12-04

Release 0.7.1

Release 0.7.1 (release date 2014-10-03) adds two new command options (-x, -X) to stop a flom daemon without using kill command.
-X stops the daemon immediately, but it writes a message in syslog before exiting
-x stops the daemon after it completed to serve the current clients

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-10-03

Release 0.7.0 is now ready for download

This release introduces the support for long term resources, as explained here and here:

  • synchronization of a command with another one started after it
  • resource explicit expiration after some idle time

This is a cornerstone release because it implements a completely new use case: drop your own opinion in discussion forum.... read more

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-07-22

Release 0.3.1 enhance network options

With 6 new options, release 0.3.1 offers a better network (TCP/IP and UDP/IP) control.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-03-20

Roadmap for release 0.3.x

After successful completion of release 0.1.x (single system implementation), it will took some time to produce release 0.3.x: new release will address multiple system implementation issues to transform flom in a Distributed Lock Manager.
Stay tuned!
Ch.

Posted by Christian Ferrari 2014-01-28