Backit Down v.188.8.131.524 Release Notes
This crossplatform GUI application will help you to keep files and folders synchronized on different computers.
Platform: Windows 32, Linux, Unix
Requirements to build: wxGTK
Compilators: GCC, MS Visual Studio (express is enough)
- Eliminated possibility of folder rules reordering on importing projects database
- Some interface modifications on approve actions dialog
- Check for updates, homepage referrance added to the help menu
- Ignore directory rule: the path must begin and terminate with the path separator
- Fixed removing empty directories after synchronization done
- Added option to export Backit metadata after synchronization
- English version of the help is ready
- Action approvement checks fixed
- Fixed media list on the folder rules testbed dialog
- Fixed bug with options saving
- Some interface neating has been done
- Fixed help window overhanging on Windows
- Fixed bug with adding rules with deleted flag set
- Added main menu commands, menu accelerators
- Help system implementation
- Fixed syncing only user-approved files
- Added files filtering on synchronization approval dialog
- Some locale fixes for RPM to be built
- Because of packaging conflicts wxsqlite3 sources included to the project and linked statically
- RPM built by the mean OpenSuSE Build Service for OpenSuSE 11.3 at last
- Linking on *nix platform backit uses now libbz2
- A plan for synchronizatin testing has been developed and performed
- Discovered and fixed by hot tracks bugs on mutual synchronization while testing on Windows
- Same on Linux
- DialogRun - fixed progress bar behaviour.
- Select sync items: fixed wrong itemes caption in case of copying from medium to computer.
- Fixed running rules testbed on media. Add Rule fired column
- All SQL constant put as static const wxString
- Added commandline params: help and version
- Autoconf - insert correct version of the package, script acm to do this, autoreconf and automake
- Two staged syncing: checking disables other checkboxes
- swxSync deleted from project. Its' functions split between swxAnalyze and swxCopy
- Rules testbed files filtering speeded up
- Load rules: fixed folder rules' loading, insertion, deletion
- Added possibility to split synchronization on two stages: analyze, then after user's confirmation commit copying
- Folder rules testbed - added sorting files, adding sthereotypic rules, filtering
- Fixed filetime differences on USB from Windows to Linux
- Add/delete folder rule won't be saved instantly to the database
but only if PanelRules->SaveRules() called.
- Testing on Windows - actions seem ok. But there is a 2 seconds error
on a FAT32 USB drive either I call SetFileTime or just copy files in the explorer!
Since Backit ignores error < 3 seconds this fact doesn't make the tool miscopy files.
- Fixed file size output to log
- Elaborated folder rules testbed:
- Color marks on allowed/ignored files
- Popup menu on files (being implemented)
- Files statistics
- Rules manipulation controls delivered to a separate panel class PanelRules
- Added options dialog
- Program interface translated to Russian
- Minor inaccuracies fixed
Plans and assistance needed
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Backit Down License Agreement
Backit Down license based on BSD license but contains additional third item which suggests to call the product "doctorware". The text of the license agreement follows:
Copyright (c) 2011, Alexander Belkov All rights reserved.
Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:
* Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
* Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
* The end user must acknowledge human essence of the physicians, videlicet: doctor's right to err, doctor's privacy and working time limits. The user must not judge on the doctor's professional qualities unless the user is a doctor himself (herself) or has a professional duty to make judgements. The end user must refrain from the attempts to teach a doctor to do medical duties and must come to see a doctor being neat and clean.
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