Specify 6.1.10 Released

Specify 6.1.10 Released

Today, Earth Day, April 22, 2010, we released a Specify update 6.1.10. This version addresses some defects and adds a small number of new capabilities. Release notes are below.

The Project is continuing with work on database conversions to Specify 6 and on our co-development collaborations with Morphbank and Mex@MICH Projects. We have additional fixes and features under testing for the next update which will be available in 2-3 weeks time.


Specify 6.1.10 Release Notes

  1. Incompatiblity with Java 18 fixed for that and newer Java (JRE) versions.
  2. Added a preference icon to the Locality form for the setting of defaults.
  3. Errors with Carry Forward fixed  2010-04-08 03:07:51 -0500  (Bugzilla 6470).
  4. Field Format is now changed after selecting an Available Format in the Field Formatting Editor  2010-04-14 05:31:48 -0500  (7566).
  5. Can now search for Agents who have been added through the security system  2010-04-14 05:45:29 -0500  (7670).
  6. Collection Object Attributes can now be deleted  2010-03-30 09:01:56 -0500  (7887).
  7. Deleting Preparations which have file attachments no longer causes an error  2010-03-31 04:48:44 -0500  (7888).
  8. Eliminated error when saving Collection Objects with Collecting Events have Attachments  2010-03-31 04:14:51 -0500  (7890).
  9. Fixed problem unlocking partially or soft locked trees 2010-04-05 07:37:54 -0500  (7894).
  10. Uploads from the Specify WorkBench no longer fail for data sets with certain CollectingEventAttribute mappings  2010-04-06 04:21:11 -0500  (7898).
  11. Specify WorkBench cells containing only space characters no longer cause uploads to fail  2010-04-06 04:37:31 -0500  (7899).
  12. Queries converted from Specify5 no longer prevent SpecifyiReport from opening  2010-04-06 08:42:21 -0500  (7900).
  13. Registration no longer causes exceptions (errors) in some cases  2010-04-13 23:15:48 -0500  (7902).
  14. Can now add Collection Object, Collecting Event and Preparation Attributes with a subview button  2010-04-08 07:06:29 -0500  (7903).
  15. Databases created in Specify 6.1.08 no longer run the Specify updater every time they are opened  2010-04-13 23:15:13 -0500  (7906).
  16. Added a scroll bar for Report Settings when running reports based off huge queries  2010-04-12 07:51:24 -0500  (7907).
  17. Can now edit an expression in iReport that includes a field with a "#" symbol  2010-04-13 06:25:31 -0500  (7909).
  18. Multiple disciplines of the same name no longer cause a stack trace error  2010-04-14 01:59:59 -0500  (7910).