Installation

PageSeeder installation and upgrade instructions

Release Notes - Version 2.x

Version 2.3 (24 November 2003 - also called 2.23)

The following features were added:

  • Custom module framework
  • International language support
  • Cross version support for Acrobat 5 or 6 Reader, full Acrobat 5, Acrobat 6 Standard and Professional
  • Commenting on documents of any type
  • Automated database creation during setup
  • Option to change TCP/IP port during install
  • Integration with Acrobat 6 replies
  • Automated closing of popup windows on success

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed error replying to a PDF comment with " in the title
  • Added ALT attributes to Toolbar graphics
  • Added custom template folder
  • Removed reliance on FDF files for commenting on PDFs
  • Fixed archived PDF comments being displayed in HTML view
  • Added automatic inclusion of 'xsl-' prefixed parameters in XML
  • Fixed 'New Comment' link on comment thread page
  • Fixed removal of PDF reply icon when comment deleted
  • Fixed Highlight, Strikeout and Underline in Acrobat 6
  • Stopped line breaking of comment contents

Version 2.22 (17 June 2003)

The following features were added:

  • View a list of all comments for a document
  • Insert general comments for a document
  • Send upload notification from comment list
  • Reply to general document comments and upload notifications
  • Allowed <param name="behavior" value="many-comments"> inside seed tags which only loads a single comment thread into the pop-up
  • Added 'many-comments' behavior to General Discussion, Search and default new page.

The following changes were made:

  • Preserves manual extension on files when uploading
  • Added serialization functionality to XTemplate Java interface
  • Fixed moderated comments with reply not notifying author
  • Added xml output option
  • Added parameter for alternative session templates
  • Move function will only add groups to XLinks where the link source is in the document being moved
  • Stopped creating a new log file each day
  • Allowed seed fragment to contain non-element characters
  • Changed 'Group' link in toolbar to 'Options'
  • Removed 'datetime' param from default new page
  • Search for archived comments allows viewing of archived comment contents

Version 2.21 (22 January 2003)

The following changes were made:

  • Enhanced External Filter by passing cookies through
  • Fixed add moderator bug in ChooseMember
  • Fixed problem editing a comment with " in title
  • Fixed European character problem in PDF annotations
  • Memory error when too many search results is now caught
  • Fixed seed at bottom appearing when <!--no seeding--> is used
  • Allowed member notification of replies in non-public groups
  • Added emailSenderDomain setting for when webSiteAddress is an IP number
  • Allowed email submission to be disable from Setup screen

Version 2.2 (4 October 2002)

The following features were added:

  • Search comments function
  • Improvements to email notification footer
  • Automated PageSeeder installer for Windows
  • Auto seeding for external filter

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed null locator when moving moderated comments
  • Fixed handling of upper case graphics file extensions
  • Ensured files are closed on an upload error
  • Switched XSLT processor from Xalan to Saxon
  • Optimized XSLT and XML generation
  • Fixed problems with files remaining locked
  • Disabled auto generation of datetime param in toolbar
  • Fixed email attachments appearing in reverse order

Version 2.1 (1 August 2002 - also called 2.03)

The following features were added:

  • Added <!--no seeding--> and <!--seeding--> functions
  • Added PageSeeder Setup option
  • Added Offline PDF annotations upload option
  • Added Daily notification feature

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed updating of <!-no seed-> and <!-no seeding-> in HTML
  • Fixed addition of PDF Start/End Annotations
  • Enhanced table formatting in web interface
  • Settings files and templates moved to documents/WEB-INF/ folder

Version 2.02 (28 June 2002)

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed reply icon position in landscape PDFs
  • Added content length header for PDFs
  • Better handling of SMTP errors for HTML and PDF
  • Added foreign key constraints to mysql configuration

Version 2.01 (18 June 2002)

The following features were added:

  • Move Document function
  • Parameter based authentication
  • Delete member function
  • Save Attachments function
  • Control over public adding of comments
  • Mail-Followup-To header in email notification
  • Disable options function
  • List All Groups function
  • Silent email and Acrobat functions
  • Mail server relay function
  • Autoseed spacing feature

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed web.xml doctype
  • Fixed Mail Server not shutting down
  • Forces correct host address for Admin functions
  • Re-writes stylesheet src attribute in External Filter
  • Fixed problem with &#x; chars in PDF Annotations
  • Allows no title or datetime in Toolbar tags
  • Better comment formatting
  • Better handling of mixed case paths
  • Fixed changing URL case when editing links

Version 2.0 (6 March 2002 - also called 1.13)

The following features were added:

  • Created MySQL configuration
  • Tested with Tomcat Servlet Engine
  • Added Archive comment type
  • Added Database Dump servlet
  • Offline PDF comments
  • Displaying dynamic and external documents in group page
  • Autoseed by dragging (accepts .html, .htm and .pdf)
  • Configurable mail server port and standalone mode
  • Automatic authentication with /ps/filter servlet
  • Tree view for documents interface
  • Added PDF document security
  • Allow PDF documents to be accessed with /ps/filter servlet
  • Email notification of new document uploads

The following changes were made:

  • Fixed PDF truncating comment title
  • Only allow replies to PDF comments stored in PageSeeder
  • Fixed bug in self-registration using group URL
  • Fixed page error after deleting group folders
  • Fixed mysql problem truncating title and datetime
  • Fixed null subject problem in PDF comments
  • Fixed problem with strange characters in PDF name
  • Improvements to manager options

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