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MUIbase 3.1 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Amiga

MUIbase V3.1 has just been released. New features in this release include:

o Shared access to a project from multiple instances of MUIbase running on
the same or different computers.

o New programming function PREPARECHANGE for obtaining a change lock on
a project.

o New programing functions FIELD and FIELDS for string parsing.

o New constant for programming: TMPDIR holds the name of a system-dependent
temporary directory.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2014-12-22

MUIbase 3.0 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Amiga

MUIbase V3.0 has just been released. New features in this release include:

o Optional logging of changes (adding, deleting and changing of records)
into a system log table.

o The counting of changes can now be disabled for a complete table
including the table's attributes.

o New dialog editor for table display objects.

o Panels are now part of the table display object.

o Possibility of defining record descriptions which are used when logging
changes and when listing records in list view popups.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2013-03-18

MUIbase 2.11 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Amiga

MUIbase V 2.11 has just been released. New features in this release include:

o New feature allowing to export the contents of a select-from-where
query as an ASCII file.

o Allow to export as PDF (Mac OS X, Linux and MorphOS) and print
(Windows, Mac OS X and Linux) the contents of a select-from-where
query.

o Several bug fixes.

Steffen Gutmann, 28.01.2012

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2012-03-21

MUIbase 2.10 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Amiga

MUIbase V 2.10 has just been released. New features in this release include:

o New function SETBGPEN for setting the background color of attributes.

o Several new pre-defined constants PEN_* useful for SETBGPEN.

o New function 'mainWindowTitle' for computing the title of the main window.

o Drag and drop of a record from a virtual list onto a reference attribute
for setting the reference to the dropped record.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2011-09-19

MUIbase 2.9 for Windows, Mac, Linux and Amiga

MUIbase V 2.9 has just been released. New features in this release include:

o Support Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5, ppc and intel.

o Option to overwrite existing records when importing data.

o New functions for programming: POW, SQRT, EXP and LOG.

o Quick search in reference field opens and searches in popup list.

o Sorting of virtual lists by clicking into a column header.

o Improved integration for MorphOS (install script, MUI)... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2010-06-07

MUIbase V2.8 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.8 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.7 are:

o Window buttons always open windows (rather than open/close windows) on all systems.

o Include Check.mb (project for unit testing) in the binary distribution.

o New images for welcome window, about dialog, window title and window buttons (thanks to Christoph and Sebastian Pölzl).

o New PNG and Glow icon set (thanks to and Pascal Marcelin).... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2009-03-28

Newsletter of Colmar EXPO with 2008 Innovation Awards

In the 04/2009 newletter of the Colmar EXPO, the innovation awards of 2008 are documented on page 3. Read the originial article on http://www.colmar-multimedia.com/upload/images/1/newsletter_0409.pdf

The following is an English translation of the part relevant to MUIbase (by Alexandre Balaban):

RMS Communication from Val-d’Illiez (Switzerland), who were present at the booth "Alternative Computing" held by "AmigaOS and MorphOS" distributor RELEC (www.relec.ch), draw attention to their development of a new ERP-like management software highlighting:... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2009-03-05

MUIbase V2.7 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.7 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.6 are:

o Implemented quick search for user functions popups.

o Merged settings for updating virtual attributes ('On different record'
and 'On dependent change') into one setting 'Auto update'.

o New 'Enabled' setting for attributes and window buttons:
'Always enabled' 'Disabled in initial', and 'Compute enabled'
with optional compute function.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-12-28

ERP Solution based on MUIbase wins Innovation Award

Colmar, October 26th, 2008. Christoph Poelzl from RMS Communications won the Trophées de l'innovation (innovation award) at the Colmar Multimédia l'Expo with his Enterprise resource planning (ERP) application. His solution is based on MUIbase and contains an address database, products, raw materials, purchasing, projects, accounting and a billing system. His database has been developed together with the author of MUIbase using Linux and MorphOS systems showing the ability of MUIbase of being multi-platform.

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-11-24

MUIbase V2.6 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.6 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.5 are:

o User and admin mode with password option for entering admin mode.

o New functions for the programming of user access control:
GETADMINMODE, SETADMINMODE, ADMINPASSWORD and SHA1SUM.

o New sample database "Users.mb" for demonstrating user access control.

o Allow optional title headers and multi-column format for functions
ASKCHOICE, ASKCHOICESTR and ASKOPTIONS.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-09-22

MUIbase V2.5 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.5 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.4 are:

o More options for reference popups: set of records can be computed
by a trigger function, initial and current record are optional,
layout using multi-column list.

o Labels of a string list pop-up can be computed by a trigger function.

o Option to treat pathnames relative to directory of project.

o Option "advance on enter" for jumping to next string field or staying
in current one.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-06-06

MUIbase V2.4 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.4 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.3 are:

o Improved default display settings for new reference fields and windows.

o Added project program as a dependency for virtual attributes.

o Improved French documentation.

o Several bug fixes including one that caused memory corruption.

Steffen Gutmann, 20.02.2008

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-03-03

MUIbase V2.3 for Linux, Windows and Amiga

MUIbase V2.3 has been released for Linux, Windows and Amiga. New features since V2.2 are:

o Fully open source (GPL) including Linux and Windows versions.

o AmigaOS4 version by Alexandre Balaban.

o MorphOS version by Ilkka Lehtoranta.

o French translation of documentation by Alexandre Balaban.

o UTF-8 support. MUIbase project files are stored using UTF-8 encoding.
This requires the "codesets.library" to be installed on the system.... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2008-01-06

MUIbase V2.2 for Amiga

MUIbase V2.2 for Amiga has been released. New features since V2.1 are:

o GlowIcon set by Pascal Marcelin.

o French catalog translation by Alexandre Balaban.

o New formats HH:MM:SS, MM:SS, and HH:MM for
displaying and entering of time values.

o Support of time values larger than 23:59:59.

Steffen Gutmann, 03.03.2007

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2007-03-04

MUIbase V2.1 for Amiga

A new version of MUIbase for m68k AmigaOS has been released. Besides smaller bug fixes, the changes to the previous 2.0 version include:

o Documentation updated to include Linux and Windows versions.

o New imagery including a new image for the start window and a complete PNG icon set. A bee is now the new icon for MUIbase. Thanks to Adrian Maleska, Thomas Fricke and Christoph Poelzl for the artwork. ... read more

Posted by Steffen Gutmann 2006-03-05