December 26, 2001

Gnumeric 1.0 release candidate 2 now available

Author: JT Smith

Gnome: "Documentation and translation are seeing steady improvement and the application is working smoothly. We have returned to a state with no known crashes, or data corruptions. Barring new reports this release will become 1.0.0 on Sunday Dec 30/2001."
From:	 Jody Goldberg <jody@gnome.org>
To:	 gnumeric-list@gnome.org, gnome-announce-list@gnome.org
Subject: Gnumeric 0.99.1 (Release Candidate 2)
Date:	 Wed, 26 Dec 2001 02:53:22 -0500

Gnumeric 0.99.1 aka 'Release Candidate 2' is now available.

	This is a bug fix release.  Many thanks to all the testers.  People
	were obviously in a festive mood and thankfully reported lots of issues
	big and small.  Even better they did it _before_ the release !

	Documentation and translation are seeing steady improvement and the
	application is working smoothly.  We have returned to a state with no
	known crashes, or data corruptions.  Barring new reports this release
	will become 1.0.0 on Sunday Dec 30/2001.

* New Features

	* Implement merges and spans in html exporter			(Andreas)

* Bug fixes & Polishing

	* Improve documentation and regenerate images			(Adrian)
	* Improve documentation incl. analysis tools, files & worksheet	(Andreas)
	* Make output from HTML4.0 and HTML3.2 exporters validate 	(Andreas)
	* Fix copy multiple cells to single merged cell (#67298)	(Andreas)
	* Fix expr entry widget: used to get confised on mouse clicks	(Andreas)
	* Add insert Graph menu item & icon				(Jody)
	* Fix Exit icon for bonobo build.				(Jody)
	* Delete the CAPS lock feature from autocorrect.		(Jody)
	* Fix Chema's sneaky cursor grab.				(Jody)
	* Applix import for v4.41, add it to the mime types.		(Jody)
	* Inter-Gnumeric pasting support for merges, and shares.	(Jody)
	* Fix life cycle of validation styles.				(Jody)
	* Undo for pasting a cut was saving too much.			(Jody)
	* Parser was not honouring requests to ensure absoluteness.	(Jody)
	* Transparent makes no sense for lines & arrows.		(Jody)
	* Improve help tokenizer.					(Jody)
	* Don't prompt for sheet delete if it is pristine.		(Jody)
	* Autofill includes autoformats for expressions.		(Jody)
	* Edit position after undoing a merge.				(Jody)
	* Partial fix for del col/row undo with dependent objects.	(Jody)
	* Support some additional forms of #!REF in XL import.		(Jody)
	* Fix XL importing of graphs with embedded graphs.		(Jody)
	* Improve autofill handling of merges & arrays.			(Jody)
	* Support pasting transposed merges.				(Jody)
	* Ensure that cell sizes never violate absolute minima.		(Jody)
	* Fix format leak (thanks Morten)				(Jody)
	* Fix data validation.						(Jody)
	* Dirty workbook when modifying summary info.			(Jody)
	* Invalidate names refering to deleted expressions.		(Jody)
	* Fix row height resize when undoing changes to JIT rendering.	(Jody)
	* Fix DATE.							(Morten)
	* Fix a pile of leaks in financial functions.			(Morten)
	* Fix COUPNCD, YIELD, PRICE.					(Morten)
	* Fix overflow issues.						(Morten)
	* Search and search-replace history persistence.		(Wayne)
	* Improve documentation: intro and printing			(Wayne)
	* Make bound errors for INDEX consistent.			(Tino)
	* Support importing multi-byte text.				(Nakai)

* Translations

	Andreas Guelzow (de), Christian Meyer (de), Christian Rose (sv),
	Dan Damian (ro), Duarte Loreto (pt), German Poo-Caaman~o (es),
	Gustavo Maciel Dias Vieira (pt_BR), Morten Welinder (da),
	Roy-Magne Mo (nn), Stanislav Visnovsky (sk),,
	Takeshi Aihana (ja), Yukihiro Nakai (ja), Zbigniew Chyla (pl)

* Availability

	http://download.gnome.org/GNOME/stable/sources/gnumeric

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