MUIbase V3.4 and V4.0 have just been released. New features in this release include:
o MUIbase V4.0 for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux now uses Qt 5.x. A GTK version
is still available as MUIbase V3.4 but it is likely that the GTK version
will be discontinued in the future.
o Select-from-where results can now list multi-line entries. On Windows, Mac
OSX and Linux the full contents of a multi-line text are shown. On Amiga,
only the first line of a multi-line text is displayed.... read more
MUIbase V3.3 has just been released. New features in this release include:
o Remember the print settings in the preferences.
o When a new project needs to be saved in order to continue, let the user
save a project instead of showing an error message that a project name
has to be set.
o Warn user when changing choice labels in the structure editor when there
are existing records. Changing the choice labels does not update the label
indices stored in records. Also warn about duplicate and empty labels.... read more
MUIbase V3.2 has just been released. New features in this release include:
o When a project has been changed, a '*' used to be prepended to the window
title. This has been replaced by prepending the text 'Changed' instead.
In addition, if a project has been locked by another MUIbase instance, the
window title is now prepended with 'Locked'. Finally, if there is a newer
version of the project on disk, the window title is prepended with 'Old'.... read more
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
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
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
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
o Several bug fixes.
Steffen Gutmann, 28.01.2012
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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