File mined.changes of Package mined

Wed Sep 19 00:24:55 CEST 2007 -

- fix build on lib64 platforms 

Thu Jul 19 12:21:37 CEST 2007 -

- update to mined 2000.14.
  Major enhancements in this release:
  Text editing features:
  • Case-insensitive search (except when searching for an
  • New command Alt-x toggles preceding character and its
   hexadecimal code.
  Character encoding support enhancements:
  • Additional option -E? just determines and displays text file
  • Additional option +E? just determines and displays terminal
  • Separated display of "isolated" combining characters
   (e.g. after TAB).
  • Improved text encoding auto-detection:
    • Improved detection of CJK encodings vs. 8-bit encodings.
    • Added auto-detection of Windows-"ANSI" (CP1252),
     PC-Latin (CP850), MacRoman.
    • Improved configuration of auto-detection.
  Character input enhancements:
  • New shortcuts for input of plain quote marks (in smart
   quotes mode).
  Interworking enhancements:
  • Terminal encoding handling:
    • Added options -f / -F to indicate limited font coverage of
     special characters.
    • Detecting and handling non-Unicode terminal with Arabic
     ligature joining.
    • Detecting and handling special width behaviour of rxvt,
     mlterm, konsole concerning unassigned characters, non-BMP,
     or non-Unicode characters.
    • Applying display replacement for illegal Unicode characters
     by default (codes ending with FFFE/FFFF, surrogates,
     non-Unicode code points).
    • Fixed a lot of other remaining width display inconsistencies.
  • Making use of window focus out/in reports (xterm 224).
  • Workaround for xterm 224 bug which could lock up the terminal.
  • Adjusting display details to properties of gnome-terminal,
  • Considering termcap information of function key escape
  Miscellaneous changes:
  • Increased speed of some UTF-8 search operations by a
   factor of ~ 40.
  • Colour highlighting of DOS/Mac line end indications.

Wed Jan 24 20:19:26 CET 2007 -

- update to mined 2000.13.2.
  Maintenance release with enhancements in:
  • character input support
  • interoperability

Mon Oct 16 17:54:18 CEST 2006 -

- update to mined 2000.13.1
  • Documentation enhancements

Wed Oct 04 10:13:38 CEST 2006 -

- update to mined 2000.13
  • Auto-detection and explicit selection of UTF-16 with 
    and without BOM (big endian and little endian).
  • Updated to Unicode 5.0.0 (final, from beta2 in 2000.12).
  • Added support for multiple accented character input
  • Additional accent prefix keys for most frequent accents of
    all Latin-based languages (macron, breve, dot above, ogonek,
   caron, stroke).
  • Support for Greek (monotonic and polytonic).
  • Support for Cyrillic accented characters.
  • Revised menu structure to be more intuitive.
  • Improved menu handling system.
  • Making use of xterm 216 mode which provides detection of 
    Alt-/Control-modified digits and punctuation keys.
  • Improved support for some legacy terminals.
  •Consistent setting of file access modes when cloning a file 
    or creating a new file with executable permission.

Tue Jul 11 15:47:22 CEST 2006 -

- update to mined 2000.12.2.
  + Updated to Unicode 5.0.0 beta2
  + Supplemented Big5 character set with HKSCS-2004 update
  + Revised interpretation of locale environment variables
  + Revised terminal encoding handling
  + Supporting lots of additional 8-bit encodings
  + Optional Unicode Copy/Paste buffer mode with implicit conversion
  + Supplemented Cangjie input method with additional mappings from
  + Case conversion is now always (i.e. in all encodings) based on
  + Smart quotes enabled in all text encodings.
  + Updated HTML character mnemonics to HTML 4.01.
  + Interworking enhancements: Improved intuitive assignment of
    copy/paste functions to keypad, enhanced flexbility of usage.
  + Further improvements on terminal interworking (even
    version-specific), especially with KDE konsole.
    See also
  + Added kterm encoding auto-detection.
- remove hunks from build.patch which are included upstream
- remove do-not-return-random-data-in-function.patch (included

Wed May 17 16:56:21 CEST 2006 -

- Don't strip binaries.

Wed Jan 25 21:38:18 CET 2006 -

- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires

Fri Aug 05 15:02:43 CEST 2005 -

- update to 2000.11 (updated to Unicode 4.1.0).

Wed Jun 15 11:17:00 CEST 2005 -

- use RPM_OPT_FLAGS -fno-strict-aliasing.
- fixed a harmless buffer overflow.

Wed Mar 02 15:05:40 CET 2005 -

- add another patch from author to improve menu-frames when
  using konsole.

Tue Mar 01 19:24:41 CET 2005 -

- add patch from author to fix the following bugs:
  o  Fixed missing use of terminal capability to "enable alternate 
  character set" (terminfo enacs, termcap eA) so graphic menu
  borders should now work in some remaining cases and no longer be
  replaced with letters.
  o Fixed partial scrollbar update logic to prevent gaps in
  scrollbar display.
  o Tweaked panic handling to terminate more smoothly after a
  screen output error (e.g. if output crashes with ncursesw 5.4
  on a more than 3 bytes UTF-8 sequence).

Fri Feb 04 13:20:28 CET 2005 -

- fix mined.desktop file and make it build for SuSE 8.2.

Thu Feb 03 11:18:20 CET 2005 -

- update to 2000.10.
  extract from the author's announcement:
  o Character encoding, CJK, and input support enhancements
    +	Printing feature revamped; now working with all encodings.
    +	Updated character properties to Unicode 4.0.1:
	case conversion, character-to-script mapping, screen width 
	(continuing to work with older width data versions by
        terminal auto-detection), keyboard mappings for CJK input
        methods (esp. updated Cangjie keyboard mapping table
    +	Added support for major mapped 8 bit character encodings.
    +	Added transparent handling of UTF-16 encoded files
        (with BOM).
    +	Full support for combining characters in CJK encodings 
	and 8 bit encodings, including optional separated display
        mode and partial editing (within combined character).
    +	Added Han character information
        (description / pronunciation) while browsing text or
        input method pick lists.
    +	Enhanced character information conforming to ISO 14755.
    +	Added keyboard mapping features and added important 
        input methods to the default configuration as part of 
	the distribution.
    +	Additional input support for CJK, Vietnamese, Thai, Hebrew.
    +	Added radical/stroke lookup input method for CJK characters, 
	especially useful for not CJK speaking users.
    +	Revamped mnemonic input support; completed mnemonic patterns 
	and enhanced documentation.
    +	Enhanced numeric character input support; conforming to 
	ISO 14755.
  o Interactive enhancements
    +	Revamped menu control; added subtitles and flag markers 
	(showing active options); enabled menu navigation by item
        letters or mouse wheel movement.
  o Runtime environment enhancements
    +	Enhanced interoperability with various terminals; enhanced 
	detection and handling of available menu border styles as
        well as screen attributes used for scrollbar and special
        character display for a wide range of terminals.
    +	Providing runtime support library with X configuration
        patterns and terminal startup scripts.

Thu May  6 15:42:43 CEST 2004 -

- added norootforbuild in specfile

Mon Mar 15 11:49:58 CET 2004 -

- update to 2000.9.
  extract from the author's announcement:
  + more compact representation for character set tables and
    keyboard mapping tables. Reduces size of binary more than 700K.
  + encoding autodetection improved
  + Position stack and return function also work across files
    (esp. after identifier definition searches using tags file)
  + Smart quotes: auto-detection of quotation marks style on file loading.
  + Interactive Latin-1 / UTF-8 conversion support.
  + Support for VIM keyboard mapping files.
- remove mined-64bit.patch (included upstream).

Mon Aug  4 18:33:46 CEST 2003 -

- update to 2000.8
  extract from the author's announcement:
  New features in this release:
  * Major extension of CJK character set support: GB18030, 
    full EUC-JP, CNS (EUC-TW)
  * Vietnamese VISCII character set support
  * Auto-detection of UTF-8 / CJK terminal features
  * Flexible locale configuration for both text and terminal encoding
  * Smart dashes
  * Multiple paste buffers (emacs-style)
  * emacs command mode
  Main enhancements:
  * Revised Japanese input method tables

Tue May 27 18:13:50 CEST 2003 -

- update to 2000.7
  extract from the author's announcement:
  New features in this release:
  * Enhanced East Asian input method support; 
    selection menu for multiple character choices ("pick list").
  * Support for editing CJK encoded files in UTF-8 terminal; major 
    CJK encodings are supported (Big5, GBK, JIS, S-JIS, UHC, Johab).
  Main enhancements:
  * Flag menus for all flags for more intuitive selection.
  * Enhanced and generalized coded character input (CJK / decimal 
    / illegal code recognition).
  * Extended bullet recognition for clever justification (auto-indent).

Tue Mar 25 19:48:58 CET 2003 -

- update to 2000.6
  extract from the author's announcement:
  New features:
  * bidirectional terminal support handles Arabic ligature joining 
  * new command to go backward and forward along text positions 
    after search and other operations
  Main enhancements:
  * Added recognition of mouse wheel control sequences and attached 
    according behaviour - untested as I don't have a mouse wheel.
  * New key interpretations for shift-Return (shift-Enter) and 
    control-Return (control-Enter) to insert Unicode paragraph 
    separators and line separators respectively if Unicode 
    line-end handling is enabled.
  * Improved coded and mnemonic character entry on prompt line.
  * Fixed display problems in separated display mode 
    (for Unicode combined characters) on the status line.
  * Reviewed various commands for remaining fixes in UTF-8 handling.
- remove errno patch (included upstream)

Mon Jan 20 18:48:13 CET 2003 -

- update to 2000.5

Mon Dec  2 17:49:48 CET 2002 -

- include errno.h where needed 

Tue Oct  1 12:01:47 CEST 2002 -

- update to 2000.4
  extract from /usr/share/doc/packages/mined/CHANGES
  * Made use of advanced xterm mouse tracking modes.
  * Syntax highlighting
  * auto-indentation
  * Checkout and checkin functions for version management systems 
  * Revised case conversion and other Unicode character
    property handling.
  * Fixed some display bugs
  * Fixed some search pattern match bugs
  * Removed restriction of regular expressions with Unicode
Tue Aug  6 12:26:24 CEST 2002 -

- update to 2000.3
  * updated man page and html documentation
  * some interface improvements and bug fixes
  for details see /usr/share/doc/packages/mined/CHANGES

Sat Apr 21 16:26:29 CEST 2001 -

- update tarball, which includes some fixes from the author:
  menu frames are now drawn with graphic characters even on the
  linux console, help file is automatically found in the standard
  location on SuSE Linux: /usr/share/doc/packages/mined/mined.hlp

Fri Apr 20 10:47:24 CEST 2001 -

- update to version 2000.2
- remove mined.dif and mined2000-termio.patch (fixes included
- remove (now included upstream)

Thu Mar 22 15:30:19 CET 2001 -

- add termios/termio patch from
- bzip2 sources

Tue Mar 20 12:33:46 CET 2001 -

- use ncurses instead of termcap

Mon Mar  5 14:18:43 CET 2001 -

- the fix by also makes it compile on ia64

Thu Jan 25 18:43:44 CET 2001 -

- prototype fixes for troublefree compilation on Alpha

Sat Jan 13 17:36:48 CET 2001 -

- converted file to nroff to have a regular manpage
- updated to mined 2000

Mon Jan  8 01:41:31 CET 2001 -

- new package: mined 98 release 5/99