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Change engine version and CHANGELOG

Nils 3 years ago
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2021-04-15 Version 2.1.1
Format: Double ## for a version number followed by a space, ISO-Date, Semantic Versioning:
## YYYY-MM-DD major.minor.patch
Two empty lines before the next entry.
External contributors notice at the end of the line: (LastName, FirstName / nick)
## 2021-07-15 2.2.0
Add status bar to explain possible user actions (like "use shift + mousewheel to transpose measure")
Streamline mousewheel behaviour in song editor. It now always scrolls without shift / alt key, no more accidental transpositions.
Add non-destructive step delay for individual measures. Shift an individual measures forwards or backwards in time, within the boundaries of the measure.
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Add track-switch to choose repeat-to-fill behaviour if scaling a pattern shorter, which creates empty space.
Change user input to choose above measure modifications. Everything is now accesible by shortcuts, removing the functionality from the mousewheel.
Fix missing undo for measure modifications after delete.
Fix wrong playback cursor speed.
Fix small GUI drawing issues
Changelog reformating. Meta meta :)
2021-02-15 Version 2.1.0
## 2021-02-15 2.1.0
Full Undo/Redo
Add track groups, which double as midi bus. This enhances overview for more complex projects.
Add option to follow the playhead in pattern view (or not), required by the much longer patterns. Also better scrolling and playhead is always visible now.
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Add View-Menu with options to maximize the two editor areas.
Add advanced feature for a global rhythm offset, meant for Jack-Transport. Allows the whole piece to begin later on the jack-timeline.
2021-01-15 Version 2.0.0
## 2021-01-15 2.0.0
Big new features increase the MAJOR version. Old save files can still be loaded.
The new features integrate seamlessly into the existing workflow:
Tracks can now have different pattern lengths, allowing much more complex music. Added multiplication-widget next to track name.
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Added 'Chords'-Track to the new/empty file.
Remove Nuitka as dependency. Build commands stay the same.
2020-09-25 Version 1.7.0
## 2020-09-25 1.7.0
Allow Note-On Velocity 0 to make external conversion into CCs possible
Fix crash when loading a project with only one track
2020-07-19 Version 1.6.1
## 2020-07-19 1.6.1
Hotfix for Qt floating dialogs
2020-07-15 Version 1.6.0
## 2020-07-15 1.6.0
Fix menu command: quit under NSM (it did not quit)
Fix transparent editing areas in Wayland
Rename menu "About" to "About and Tips" so it can be found easier.
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Rename .desktop starter files according to XDG specs for easier packaging
Improve internal debugging options and logging
2020-04-15 Version 1.5.0
## 2020-04-15 1.5.0
Provide manpage
Fix Loop: Now kept when changing grouping and steps per pattern.
Better Icons
Send save status to NSM
Removed git submodule. All code now in this repository.
2019-11-15 Version 1.4.1
## 2019-11-15 1.4.1
Fixed a crash on startup
Our real-time C library is now a shared lib, not a python module.
2019-10-15 Version 1.4.0
## 2019-10-15 1.4.0
New context option for track labels: Replace pattern with one from other track
Streamline existing context menu options for measure groups
New context options for measure group: duplicate and clean transpositions
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Provide icons in all common sizes
Various bugfixes and cosmetical changes.
2019-07-15 Version 1.3.0
## 2019-07-15 1.3.0
Add "Invert Row" to pattern context menu, if clicked on a step.
Add "Clear Row" to pattern context menu, if clicked on a step.
Add powerful "Fill row with sub-pattern until this clicked-on step" to quickly repeat short snippets. (Pattern context menu, if clicked on a step)
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Compilation without executable stack, a security risk.
Various build system improvements.
2019-04-15 Version 1.2.0
## 2019-04-15 1.2.0
Optional mode without NSM: Commandline parameter --save or -s. See --help
In --save mode SIGUSR1 can be send to trigger a save.
Git repository is now public as . Reflect that in the documentation/readme.
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The --mute switch now works when running without installation and without a global calfbox module.
Nuitka is now only necessary for installing system-wide. You can run 'make calfbox' and start locally afterwards.
2019-01-15 Version 1.1.0
## 2019-01-15 1.1.0
Added tool to convert the grouping and step count without losing data or changing the music.
Added selector for note names (different languages and GM-drums)
Fixed "hanging notes" bug
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Added "Save" to menu
Many fixes and optimisations in the C engine.
2018-09-15 Version 1.0.0
## 2018-09-15 1.0.0
Initial Release


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#release announcements, entries in software directories etc.
"tagline" : 'Easy to use pattern based midi sequencer.',
"version" : "2.1.0",
"version" : "2.2.0",
"year" : "2021",
"author" : "Laborejo Software Suite",
"url" : "",