Current Release: 1.3.1

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Release Notes 

( changes and the bug-fixes are labelled with the release, which has the new feature / bug-fix. ) 


Changes since 1.2.2
1.3.1 - many bug-fixes after extensive testing by TRIUMF operators. Kudos to Tiffany Angus and Rob Shanks
1.3.1 - add mouse-driven splitter between plot and right-side labels.
1.3.0 -  for strip-chart, data point inspection shows all traces.
1.3.0 -  add real-time mouse coordinates to right-side PV labels
1.3.0 -  select axis via PV labels. Legend does no selection any more. Don't show legend by default
1.3.0 -  add axis range to PV labels
1.3.0 - add optional PV labels to the right of plot
1.3.0 - add units to PV labels
1.3.0 - remove common axis.
Changes since 1.1.2
1.2.2 - use time-range and refresh interval from PV file.
1.2.1 - rework Y-axes - discovered that I could have a "private" Y-axis per plot.
1.2.1 - Improve data point inspection and make it work for all plots
1.2.1 - Properly use Y-ranges from PV files.

Bugs fixed
1.2.1 When shrinking main window, strip control sections interferes with graph section (R.Shanks 20160918 4:50)

Known Bugs (not yet fixed)
Drop down menus need <return> after strip chart is started (R.Shanks 20160918 4:28)


Changes since 1.00
1.1.2 - add option global_pv_case to global configuration file (disables radio buttons in Preferences dialog)
1.1.2 - global configuration file is now called tchart_global.cfg
1.1.1 - better layout of help browser
1.1.1 - add  control over legend visibility, main menu visibility, data label visibility via menu and shortcut keys
1.1.1 - rework data labels to display trace colours
1.05 - Rearrange main window to maximize plot area. View>>Legend menu item.
1.03 - Save of TChart PV files (.tpv).
1.03 - Add -f command line parameter to read .tcp or (StripTool) .stp files for immediate start.
1.03 - Allow loading of PV files from disk (either in TChart (.tcp) or StripTool (.stp) format.
1.02 - Enable "Modify Traces" menu item only after starting strip-chart.
1.01 - added menu Traces >> Set X Range for selecting from a set of time-ranges.
1.01 - changed the X-zooming and panning behaviour: Don't limit right edge of X-range.

Bugs fixed
1.1.2 - log display was applied only to left axis.
1.04 Scale bug when a new trace is added while a strip is running (R.Shanks 20161027 9:39)
1.02 'File >> Compare registered strip chart PVs' messes up widgets of running strip chart. (R.Shanks 20160918 5:41)
1.02 Crash if 'File >> Preferences' is selected before strip chart is started (R.Shanks 20160918 5:14)
1.02 Data values live display runs out of space (R.Shanks 20160918 4:44)
1.02 Tab sequence on traces dialog  (R.Shanks 20160917 6:13)
1.02  Crash if modifying traces before starting strip chart. (R.Shanks 20160917 5:48)

Known Bugs (not yet fixed)
Drop down menus need <return> after strip chart is started (R.Shanks 20160918 4:28)
When shrinking main window, strip control sections interferes with graph section (R.Shanks 20160918 4:50)



Changes since 0.96
- archive retrieval now done by a plug-in which is loaded via command-line parameter.

Known Bugs (not yet fixed)
none