Re: released 4.4.3
h.g. muller <h.g.muller <at> hccnet.nl>
2010-04-05 19:00:31 GMT
I built a WinBoard version of 4.4.3 and used it to replace the winboard.exe
in the installer.
I updated the links in the WinBoard forum download section to point to this
I announced the release on TalkChess, WB forum and Rybka forum.
I noticed the following, which escaped my attention before:
The tarball contains a winboard/parser.c, while the makefiles expect it in
As I have flex installed, this is no problem: it just generates a new
parser.c, and you have to
pay really close attention to notice that it does. But it kind of defeats
the purpose of including
a parser.c in the tarball.
A second point where I goofed is the Windows HTML help. The project file
(winboard/help/winboard.hhp) still refers to completely different contents
and index files
than those in the tree. For me, those files are there, so i did not notice
it. (Except that
I changed one for this release, and the change did not end up in the index
of the compiled
help file.) But for others the files won't exist in the place where the
project file specifies them.
In fact a compiled .chm file is included in the tar ball. I guess I put it
there myself, when
I registered an enture directory for inclusion in git, but I am not sure if