Regina REXX Interpreter / News: Recent posts

Regina REXX v3.8 Released

The latest version of Regina REXX; v3.8 was released today.

Source and binary packages have been uploaded.

(Note that the SVN repository is not up-to-date yet)

Posted by Mark Hessling 2014-06-08

Regina REXX 3.5 released

Version 3.5 of Regina REXX has been released. The major feature addition to this release is the inclusion of Patrick McPhee's RegUtil (RexxUtil equivalent) into the Regina distribution.

Source and binary packages are available.

Posted by Mark Hessling 2010-01-05

Regina REXX source code now in SF SVN

As of today, 26 Feb 2007, the source for Regina has been imported into SVN. All 3.x versions have been tagged, and the latest changes after version 3.3 have also been applied.

Posted by Mark Hessling 2007-02-26

Regina REXX 3.3 Released

This release fixes several bugs, some memory leaks, includes the embedded Generic Call Interface, and adds locale support for several BIFs and comparisons. More backwards compatibility OPTIONS have also been added.

Source and pre-built binaries for many platforms are available from Regina's SourceForge ftp site:
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=28102

Posted by Mark Hessling 2004-05-18

Regina REXX 3.2 released

Version 3.2 of the Regina REXX Interpreter has been released. This release fixes some bugs introduced in 3.1. It also changes the way that shared libraries are built. On platforms that support threads, the shared library will be built with thread support, rather than building a separate library for thread support and one as single thread only.

Source and pre-built binaries for many platforms are available from Regina's SourceForge ftp site:
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=28102

Posted by Mark Hessling 2003-04-30

Regina REXX 3.1 released

Version 3.1 of the Regina REXX Interpreter has been released. This release makes Regina 100% compliant with the 1996 ANSI Standard for Rexx. The documentation has also been updated and is now available online in HTML and PDF, and dowloadable in HTML, PDF and OpenOffice Writer formats.

Major functional enhancements include:
- ANSI "ADDRESS WITH" now fully functional and consistent on all platforms
- ANSI LOSTDIGITS condition implemented
- thread-safe version built by default on platforms that support threads (simplifies support for Apache mod_rexx module)
- all AREXX builtin functions added
- new supported platforms; Mac OSX, AROS... read more

Posted by Mark Hessling 2003-04-07

Regina REXX 3.0 now available

Version 3.0 of the Regina REXX Interpreter has been released. This
is a major funtional release; it includes several functional enhancements
rather than concentrating on bug fixes. Current outstanding bugs will
be addressed in Regina 3.1.

The documentation has also been updated and is now available online in
HTML and PDF, and dowloadable in HTML, PDF and StarWriter formats.

Major functional enhancements include:
- ANSI ADDRESS WITH now fully functional
- Native language support for error messages (EN,DE,NO,PT and ES)
- "safe" Rexx mode... read more

Posted by Mark Hessling 2002-04-29

Regina Rexx Interpreter now on SourceForge

Release 2.2 of the Regina Rexx Interpreter is now available on SourceForge. Regina is an implementation of the ANSI Standard for the Rexx Programming Language; one of the most overlooked scripting and macro languages available. Regina's current home is at http://www.lightlink.com/hessling/Regina For more details on Rexx, visit The Rexx Language Association at http://www.rexxla.org

Posted by Mark Hessling 2001-06-19