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Release 2.5 of DbForms is available

Release Notes for DbForms Version 2.5, 2004-02-26

Contents:
1) About this release
2) Details about enhancements and changes
2-1) New features
2-1-1) Support for charting
2-1-2) Support for calc fields
2-1-3) Support for boolean fields
2-2) Changes to the tag library
2-2-1) New tag: hasError
2-2-2) New tag: setCustomFormatter
2-2-3) Added new custom formatter attribute to rendering tags
2-2-4) Deprecate the formatter attribute
2-2-5) New tag: redirectUrl
2-2-6) New option to handle empty data sets in DbSelectTag
2-2-7) New option to force state to checked in DbCheckboxTag
2-2-8) Enable editing of blob columns in textarea tag
2-3) Changed interceptor interface
2-4) Changes in BLOB handling
2-5) New report systems to create excel spreadsheet and comma
separated values reports
2-6) Others
2-6-1) Make searching smarter
2-6-2) Changed logging system
2-6-3) Make dbforms jdk 1.5 compliant... read more

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2005-02-26

WiKi Online

Hi all!

It's done!
Our own wiki is only! Register and write what ever you want under

http://jdbforms.sourceforge.net/wiki.php

If you have suggestions, comment etc. please post them to our mailing list

jdbforms-interest@lists.sourceforge.net

Best Regards
Henner Kollmann

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-08-09

Release 2.3 of DbForms is available

Release Notes for DbForms Version 2.4, 2004-08-02

Contents:

1) About this release

2) Details about enhancements and changes

2-1) Changes to the tag library

2-1-1) New attribute overrideFieldCheck for db:dbform tag

2-1-2) Added title attribute to tags

2-1-3) Added country support for locale

2-1-4) Added autocomplete attribute to dbforms tag

2-1-5) Changed autoupdate attribute of dbforms tag... read more

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-08-04

Release 2.3 of DbForms is available

Tired of writing same code again and again? Try DbForms! DbForms is a Java (Servlet,JSP/Taglib) - based Rapid Application Development environment which enables developers to build web based database applications in _very_ short time.

Release Notes for DbForms Version 2.3, 2004-03-28

Contents:
1) About this release
2) Details about enhancements and changes
2-1) bug fix of navigation problem
2-2) Added support for parameters in Interceptors
2-3) New BLOB handling
2-4) Added an optional parameter "nameField" to the blobURL-Tag
2-5) changed from cos.jar to commons-fileupload.jar
2-6) Added possibility to put null values into the database for string fields
2-7) Added new tag HasRecordsTag ... read more

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-04-01

Version 2.2 available

Release Notes for DbForms Version 2.2, 2004-02-15

Contents:
1) About this release
2) Details about enhancements and changes
2-1) added setDataSource Tag

1) About this release
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DbForms 2.2 is just a bug fix of version 2.0 and contai ns no new features.
Please have a look into the release notes of version 2.0 for more details!

2-1) added setDataSource Tag
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Added a new Tag to use with the jstl sql tags: <db:setDataSource />.
This tags adds a DataSource retrieved from the dbforms connection pool to the
page context.
So the connections configured inside dbforms could be used within the
jstl sql tags.

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-02-22

Version 2.1 available

DbForms 2.1 is just a bug fix of version 2.0 and contains no new features.

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-02-14

Release 2.0 of DbForms available

Release 2.0 of DbForms available

As you may be well aware, DbForms has been in existence for over 3 years.
In this time, many people have participated in its development and contributed to its success.

Over the last year, DbForms has continued to evolve, thanks to individuals who believe in this project. However, only developer versions have been made available which we believe gave a false sense of instability. Nothing could be further from the truth! DbForms is now more stable then ever and to prove it, we are releasing DbForms Version 2.0.... read more

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2004-01-24

Release 1.1.3 of DbForms available

Dbforms is pleased to release version 1.1.3 final after two developer releases. DbForms enables developers to build sophisticated web-based database driven applications in very short time and with very little efforts via automatic generation of configuration files and JSP views. DbForms is a Java (Servlet,JSP/Taglib) - based Rapid Application Development environment which enables developers to build web based database applications in _very_ short time.... read more

Posted by Henner Kollmann 2003-04-07

New release 1.1.3pr1 of DbForms available

After 6 months of darkness, a new release of the
DbForms RAD tool is available. This release contains lots
of enhancements and bug fixes, see release notes at

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=123628

Because there are so many changes, it was decided to publish
the new version as a developers release. While it might not be
a good idea to use it immediately in a production system, everyone is
encouraged to try out the release and to report any bugs
and comments to the DbForms list ... read more

Posted by Dirk Kraemer 2002-11-26

New DbForms User Guide available

A new release of the DbForms User Guide (zipped pdf) is available.
It contains several new sections written by various developers about latest enhancements.

It can be downloaded from the DbForms file list page at
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=17608 .

Posted by Dirk Kraemer 2002-11-25