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v1.4.2 (August 06, 2017)

  • FIX: sorting with option -m on big endian architectures is now working as intended
  • reproducible docker tests added for i386, amd64, ppc64le
  • added clean target for manpage
  • updated tests

v1.4.1 (July 29, 2017)

  • fixed memory leak when providing multiple locales
  • fixed test tc_check_consistent_version
  • added //TRANSLIT to iconv_open so iconv will no longer fail when a character cannot be converted
  • added missing test cases

v1.4 (July 28, 2017)

  • added option -L to specify an alternate locale to be used
  • added warning if C locale is used
  • added valgrind tests
  • fixed possible memory leak found with valgrind

v1.3.1 (July 19, 2017)

  • increased maximum cluster size to 64kb
  • fixed descriptions for options -I, -o, -d, -D, -x and -X in manpage
  • replaced some fclose with fs_close
  • changed iconv error to warning
  • fixed a test case

v1.3 (February 28, 2014)

  • added option -a for ASCIIbetical sorting
  • added test cases for option -a

v1.2 (July 12, 2013)

  • fatsort now sychronizes filesystems after sorting each directory
  • added long options --version and --help
  • updated version and help output for help2man
  • added Makefile for manpage
  • minor changes

v1.1.1 (June 09, 2013)

  • fixed character conversion for non-UTF-8 systems

v1.1 (May 23, 2013)

  • New option -t to sort by last modification date time. Thanks to Charles Anthony for the patch.
  • More and updated tests
  • Minor changes

v1.0.1 (May 17, 2013)

  • FIX: big endian issue for FAT12/16 in function getFATEntry
  • FIX: big endian issue for BS_SecPerClus
  • FIX: Stack overflow in cmpentries
  • FIX: checkLongDirEntries now ignores deleted entries
  • added check for maximum clusters according to MS Q184006
  • considered -Wextra warnings
  • make fatsort detect cluster chain loops
  • implemented regression tests
  • updated fatsort help information
  • Option combination -l and -m now also print long AND short file names
  • changed DE_FREE to u_char
  • additional cluster size check
  • Optimized calculation of file system information
  • Minor changes and code cleaning

v1.0 (March 11, 2013)

  • FIX: exit critical sections on error
  • FIX: Natural order sorting works again (without collation ordering though)
  • ENHANCEMENT: Added support for FAT12
  • Added checks for broken clusterchains
  • Added cluster usage information for option -i
  • Checksums for LongDirEntries are now verified
  • Added integrity check that verifies whether all FATs are the same

v0.9.17 (April 4, 2012)

  • Collation ordering for the current locale is now considered during sorting
  • Fixed some random bugs found with a static code analysis tools

v0.9.16 (December July, 2011)

  • Updated address in GPL license

v0.9.15 (August 15, 2011)

  • Multiple directories can now be included and excluded for sorting using options -d, -D, -x, and -X. Thanks to Renaud Métrich for the idea.
  • Added option -I which allows to ignore filename prefixes during sorting. Thanks to Matthew Altus for the idea.
  • Added support for memory leak detection in debug modes 2-4
  • Fixed a bug in function randomizeDirEntryList. Thanks to Renaud Métrich for reporting the bug.
  • Updated Makefiles for better Max OS X support. Thanks to Tom Freiberger for the Makefiles.
  • Minor change to remove a compiler warning in FAT_fs.c.
  • Minor change to remove a redundant option check.

v0.9.14.1 (June 11, 2010)

  • Check for last directory entry in FAT_fs.c was fixed. thanks to Peter De Wachter for the hint.

v0.9.14 (May 14, 2010)

  • Included a patch for an iconv issue under Mac and FreeBSD. Thanks to Max Campos.

v0.9.13.1 (December 12, 2009)

  • Fixed a pointer initialization in insertLongDirEntryList

v0.9.13 (December 23, 2009)

  • Added random order sorting (option -R)
  • Updated manpage
  • manpage is now installed via make install

v0.9.12 (September 29, 2009)

  • locale is now set to locale of environment

v0.9.11 (September 27, 2009)

  • segmentation fault in parseClusterChain fixed
  • LFNs are now correctly converted from UTF-16 to UTF-8

v0.9.10 (May 12, 2008)

  • Options -d and -D added
  • natural order comparison algorithm reimplemented

v0.9.9.1 (February 12, 2008)

  • Small Makefile update

v0.9.9 (November 28, 2008)

  • Martin Pool's natural order comparison algorithm is now included into FATSort
  • Makefile patches

v0.9.8.3 (July 08, 2008)

  • bug in check_mounted fixed

v0.9.8.2 (June 11, 2008)

  • minor fixes in header files and make files
  • modified README

v0.9.8.1 (June 10, 2008)

  • some minor fixes. Thanks to Till Maas.

v0.9.8 (Septembe 25, 2007)

  • splitted fatsort into several source files
  • implemented exclusive file lock (not mandatory)
  • signals are blocked while writing to file (implemented critial sections)
  • sorting of special directory entries (".", ".." and volume label) is now prevented
  • enhanced mount check feature
  • -f option to force sorting introduced
  • small updates
  • thanks to Joe Forster/STA for some fixes

v0.9.7.1 (April 30, 2007)

  • support for files >4GB
  • thanks to Sebastian Biallas for the patch

v0.9.7 (February 01, 2007)

  • fatsort now checks if device is mounted (only BSD and linux)
  • thanks to Sebastian Dröge for the patch

v0.9.6.2 (August 01, 2006)

  • added option for sorting in reverse order
  • fixed some memory leaks
  • thanks to Giorgio Moscardi for both patches

v0.9.6.1 (July 01, 2006)

  • removed unused variables, minor changes

v0.9.6 (June 26, 2006)

  • big-endian support added
  • getopt fix for PPC
  • cluster chains are dynamic structures now
  • small fixes
  • error handling in FSInfo

v0.9.5 (May 27, 2006)

  • fixed volume label bug
  • tidied up some code
  • added function assertions
  • added error handlings
  • changed error messages

v0.9.4 (September 09, 2005)

  • fixed integer issues, included stdlib.h

v0.9.3 (January 13, 2005)

  • fixed some data types because of bugs on opteron systems

v0.9.2 (January 13, 2005)

  • fixed some bugs
  • FATSort is now put under GPL

v0.9.1 (February 06, 2004)

  • major bug concerning FAT specification fixed
Source: readme.md, updated 2017-08-06

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