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Specify 6.3.05 Update

Specify 6.3.05 Update

An update to Specify, Rel. 6.3.05 has been released to address a small number engineering issues. This update does not change the Specify database schema.

Release Notes
Specify 6.3.05
1 September 2011

List of changes in Specify 6.3.05

  1. Two users can now simultaneously edit the same user defined picklist without causing an error. 2011-09-01 (Bugzilla 8527)
  2. Opening a WorkBench data set with associated images no longer generates an error. 2011-09-01 (8525)

Specify 6.3.04 Update

Specify 6.3.04 Update

Specify 6.3.04 has been released. It fixes several engineering issues as noted below. This update does not change the Specify database schema.


Release Notes
Specify 6.3.04
24 August 2011


List of Changes

  1. Importing pick lists through the configuration page no longer causes a software error. 2011-08-23 (Bugzilla 8518)
  2. Exported date values now format correctly. 2011-08-23 (8516)

Specify 6.3.03 Update

Specify 6.3.03 Update

The Specify Software Project released version 6.3.03 to address several engineering issues as described in the release notes below. This update does not change the Specify database schema.

Release Notes
Specify 6.3.03
27 July 2011

List of changes in Specify 6.3.03

  1. Georeferencing a series of Collection Objects now allows user defined points on more than just the first Collection Object in the series. 2011-07-22 (Bugzilla #8486)

Specify 6.3.02 Update Released

Specify 6.3.02 Released

The Specify Software Project released version 6.3.02 to address several engineering issues as described in the release notes below. This update does not change the Specify database schema.

Release Notes
Specify 6.3.02
28 June 2011

  1. The Host Taxon magnifying glass no longer searches the incorrect Taxon tree. 2011-06-28 (Bugzilla #8455)
  2. An exception caused by importing and exporting in the Pick List Editor has been fixed. 2011-06-27 (8450)

Specify 6.3.01 Update

Specify 6.3.01 Released

The Specify Project released Specify 6.3.01 on 15 June 2011. This minor update corrects an issue which some sites experienced with Specify 'IT User" credentials and privileges not being recognized by MySQL to enable the update process.

Specify 6.3 Released


Specify 6.3 Released

Specify 6.3 is now available from the Specify web site. The release includes new, significant capabilities, several of which address data processing for series or batches of specimen records.

Specify 6.3 in the Oven

Specify 6.3 Update

This is a quick update on Specify Project activities. The engineering staff, our student software quality testers, the documentation writer and even the project director are engaged in tying up loose ends for the upcoming Specify 6.3 release.

Specify 6.2.11 Update Released


Specify 6.2.11 Released

Specify 6.2.11 fixes one bug with the SchemaExporter application which prevented it from running. This release does not modify the Specify database schema.

Specify 6.2.10 Update Released


Specify 6.2.10 Released

Specify 6.2.10 fixes a few bugs. Release notes are below. This release does not modify the Specify database schema.

Specify 6.2.09 Unleashed


Specify 6.2.09 Released

Specify 6.2.09 adds a small number of requested capabilities and fixes a few software bugs. Release notes are below. This release does not modify the Specify database schema.

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