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11 October 2018

Version 1.06

Enhancements

Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where an event with two principals was shown even if one of the principals was ineligible to be shown; in prior versions, the event was shown, but the limited principal was not
  • Fixed a bug where sorting people by birth date was using the Date field, which is incorrect; it now uses the SortDate field, which is correct
  • Fixed a bug where the Ancestor Generation and Descendant Generation Filter Terms included a non-functioning Include Subject parameter; the Include Subject property has been removed and both filters now include the subject only if the Min Generation parameter is zero
  • Fixed a bug where line-ending punctuation was sometimes added after trailing white-space, such as newline characters

RootsMagic

Fixes for RootsMagic

  • Fixed a bug where the :Age:plain variable option was not implemented properly

The Master Genealogist

Fixes for The Master Genealogist

  • Fixed a bug where the value of TMG's [Y] variable did not match TMG output
  • Adjusted URL detection in source elements to handle additional cases, including URLs delimited by "\<" and "\>"
25 September 2018

Version 1.05

Enhancements

  • Added the Anchors facility that supports adding links from one chapter to another chapter or to a different part of the same chapter
  • Added the Include in Table of Contents property to most Chapter types

Changes

  • Improved the List of People User Item to reduce the time it takes to make long lists

Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where linked text exhibits caused an XHTML error that prevented some e-readers from viewing items in the Exhibtis chapter

Reunion

Enhancements for Reunion

RootsMagic

Changes for RootsMagic

  • The Sources.Use Application Types property now determines whether GedSite will use both pre-defined RootsMagic source types and source types defined in the GEDCOM file

The Master Genealogist

Changes for The Master Genealogist

  • Updated application-specific text codes; see the help page
  • Improve the error message for improperly-nested [HID:]/[:HID] codes
18 September 2018

Version 1.04

Changes

  • Gedcom Publisher now rejects drag'n'drop of external files in the HTML Editor window

Fixes

  • Recursive variable references will now produce an error in the application log rather than crashing the program

RootsMagic

Fixes for RootsMagic

  • Fixed a bug where the RootsMagic Private Switch was not working in source templates; the Private Switch has the form:
    <!private-text | public-text>

The Master Genealogist

Changes for The Master Genealogist

  • Added support for Exhibit Codes as defined in Second Site to allow per-exhibit control over exhibit linking and embedding

Fixes for The Master Genealogist

  • Fixed several embedded citation formatting issues
  • Changed the printer codes parser to ignore more unescaped [ and ] characters
  • Fixed a bug where the second embedded text exhibit in consecutive embedded text exhibits would be nested inside the first
11 September 2018

Version 1.03

Changes

  • Added more "date correction" code to handle more variations of invalid but recognizable dates

Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where long error messages would display in a window wider than the current monitor
  • Fixed an issue where Gedcom Publisher was not always checking the correct locations to find "pre-defined" external tools
  • Fixed an error where Last Edited date terms added in version v1.00 of the program would cause errors in version 1.02

Ancestry.com Family Trees

Changes for Ancestry.com Family Trees

  • Added configuration statements that improve the results when processing GEDCOM files exported by Ancestry.com Family Trees
  • Gedcom Publisher now removes duplicate citations caused by a custom "_APID" tag whose use/meaning is unknown and probably specific to Ancestry.com

Family Historian

Fixes for Family Historian

  • Fixed a bug where spaces around parameters in the =TextIf() function caused incorrect results

RootsMagic

Enhancements for RootsMagic

Fixes for RootsMagic

  • Fixed a bug where the :suffix parameter was not implemented for name variables

The Master Genealogist

Fixes for The Master Genealogist

  • Fixed a bug where the Notes.Add Note to Global Sentence and Notes.Add Note to Local Sentence properties were adding the memo even if there was a reference to a memo variable in the sentence template
  • Changed how Gedcom Publisher responds to an invalid role name in a TMG project (an internal TMG error): the program will now now write an error to the log rather than rejecting the TMG project
  • Changed the [CIT:] ... [:CIT] handler to allow citation text that includes printer codes
  • Changed the processing associated with Notes.Add Note to Global Sentences and Notes.Add Note to Local Sentences: when the property is checked, and memo text is added to the sentence template output, the text will be preceded by "; " rather than just " "
  • Fixed a bug where the first word in a sentence continuation ("[+]") was uppercased and spaces were removed, actions which are not appropriate for continuation sentences
  • Fixed a bug where the [W+] sentence variable was not implemented
  • Fixed a bug where old style dates (showing two years) were incorrect by a year
30 August 2018

Version 1.02

Changes

  • Added the Sources.Show Source Number property
  • Added the :ATTRIBUTE:name Person Variable Parameter which returns an attribute value
  • Added Tag Type translation files for the following cultures:
    • af-za – Afrikaans (South Africa)
    • da-dk – Danish (Denmark)
    • de-de – German (Germany)
    • fr-fr – French (France)
    • nb-no – Norwegian, Bokmål (Norway)
    • sv-se – Swedish (Sweden)

Fixes

  • Adjusted the user interface to avoid issues with high-resolution displays
  • Fixed a bug where '&' characters in the book title or chapter title would cause an error when opening the book in an e-reader

Family Historian

Changes for Family Historian

  • Added support for a specific Family Historian sentence template entry:

    {=TextIf( %FACT.DATE% = DateAt(1939,9,29), "1939 register", "census")}

The Master Genealogist

Changes for The Master Genealogist

  • Added support for tag sentence continuations
  • Added a period to source template output if the template does not end with a period to conform with TMG behavior

Fixes for The Master Genealogist

  • Fixed a bug where non-primary name tags with excluded sentences were not included in the index and not available for use as an alternate name in an event
  • Fixed a bug where the TMG [COLOR:]/[:COLOR] printer code was not being removed properly
13 August 2018

Version 1.01

Changes

  • Added Bluefire Reader to the viewer tools that Gedcom Publisher will detect automatically if Bluefire Reader is installed to its default location
  • Adjusted the arguments for the KindleGen conversion tool so that the output file uses a shorter name; this change only applies to cases where Gedcom Publisher automatically detects KindleGen
  • Added a file association to allow double-clicking .gpfiles to start Gedcom Publisher
  • Updated "Dutch (Belgium)" translations courtesy of Harry Goegebeur

    A translation issue in "Dutch (Belgium)" was preventing GP from opening TMG PJC files. That has been fixed.

  • Added "Swedish (Sweden)" translations courtesy of Christer Siverud
  • Updated "Norwegian, BokmÃ¥l (Norway)" translations courtesy of Roger Rasch Larsen

Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where the Exhibit "Alternate Folder" processing was not adjusting the Exhibit Type from "document" to "image" when using a JPG to substitute for a TIF (for example)
  • When two range-type dates share the same first date, the dates will now be sorted according to the value of the second date
    SequenceDate Value
    1From 1 Jan 1901 to 2 Jan 1901
    2From 1 Jan 1901 to 3 Jan 1901
  • Fixed an issue where using scaled fonts in Windows introduced property layout issues
  • Added several string properties to provide values for new documents; see the Strings.New Document Defaults section
  • Fixed a bug where date string localizations were not being applied properly
  • Fixed a bug where Gedcom Publisher was not searching in the right location for Kindle Previewer 3
  • Fixed a bug where certain menu entries were not translated even when a translation value was supplied for them
  • Added a missing language file for da-dk, Danish (Denmark)

The Master Genealogist

Changes for The Master Genealogist

  • TMG regular dates with a trailing "?" character will now sort after the same date without a trailing "?" character

    See the Dates section of the The Master Genealogist help page for details.

  • Added a configuration file scheme so that Gedcom Publisher can support TMG custom sentence languages
  • Changed a key data structure used during the TMG Direct Import to enable some unusual, but valid, TMG projects to be loaded
  • Modified the method Gedcom Publisher uses to convert TMG language names to culture codes
  • Added support for TMG Language name "SWEDISH" which now maps to "sv-se", the culture code for "Swedish (Sweden)"
  • Added error-detection logic to the TMG project loader to avoid errors due to invalid PJC file entries

Fixes for The Master Genealogist

  • Fixed a bug where the [Repository Memo] variable and its variations were not working properly in source templates
  • Fixed a bug where role sentences for English (United Kingdom) were not loaded properly
  • Fixed a bug where repositories using a TMG ID# as a name were not assigned a name
  • Fixed a bug where TMG printer codes in embedded exhibit captions were not processed correctly
25 July 2018

Version 1.00

The first release of Gedcom Publisher, an e-book writer for GEDCOM files!

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