View Full Version : Latest Girder 4.0 Release

January 23rd, 2006, 07:57 PM
If you run into trouble please do a full uninstall and then reinstall this version.

Girder 4.0.14 (http://www.promixis.com/download.php?id=932)

Release notes can be found below.

January 23rd, 2006, 07:59 PM
4.0.2 January 23 2006

Fix: USB-UIRT dialog broken by DUI 'feature'
Fix: GlobalCache Connectivity issues
Lots of script updates.

February 3rd, 2006, 09:27 PM
4.0.3 February 3 2006

Bug Fixes:
Communication Server Library threading issue.
GIP and GlobalCache fixed buffer implementation.
Timer will retry callbacks that failed to aquire mutex instead of dropping them.
USB-UIRT DUI troubles.
luacom error reporting
serial crash on callback into Lua.
SimpleTimer missing ParseString on Arguments.

New Features:
Push GML's to remote Girder clients from 'Girder to Girder'/DUI.
Check the version of remote GMLs with 'Girder to Girder'/DUI
**OEM version**
GML Rootnodes now have a tabsheet showing their version and GUID.
SlinkE DUI screen
ComServer protocol now supports sending of client instance GUID, this to aid the recognition of remote sessions. ( connection->RemoteInstance() )
OSD has new menu option, see the demo GML.

March 17th, 2006, 08:17 PM
4.0.4 pre1


Xap Plugin
New Webserver
New Scheduler
Updated Timer Object
Fixed critical deadlock bug in UI

March 23rd, 2006, 02:14 PM
4.0.4 - Final.

Fixed memory leak in DUI.
Fixed search bug
Included updated manuals
Included updated lua scripts.

March 23rd, 2006, 04:18 PM
Note upload was incorrectly pointing at 4.0.4 pre-4, this is now fixed. Check your about box to see if you got the 4.0.4 or 4.0.4 (pre4).

March 30th, 2006, 06:46 PM

Bug in webserver fixed, would crash when using remote file explorer to browse local files.
Bug in scheduler fixed. (invalid date recognition)
Serial plugin 1 byte send bug fixed.
Test command now ignore if the node is disabled/enabled.

April 7th, 2006, 08:44 PM

Bug fixes (more details coming).

April 8th, 2006, 09:00 AM

Bug fixes (more details coming).

FOR W800RF32 Users.. the events this plugin generates has been changed (actually fixed) to include the device location in the event. This will break you existing links if you were using the location\name for these devices!!

April 10th, 2006, 04:31 PM
the changes:

1. Bug fixes.
2. Backed out of 'crashing bird icon'
3. Webserver now blocks multiple attempts at logging in. (thus preventing brute force password discovery)

April 18th, 2006, 06:00 PM

I've released a new version of Girder 4. This release contains mostly bugfixes. A lot of work was done on how the DUI holds it's data so some bugs might have crept into this. Please let me know if you find any so I can take them out.

90% bug fixes.
New Scheduler by John.

April 19th, 2006, 11:38 PM

This is a development release.

It includes a faster strickter memory manager (mostly to weed out bugs, if stable then we'll switch to this code)
DUI Fixes related to the 'SetChanged'.
Serial Plugin Fixed.
Some Fixes to the Automenu OSD.

April 21st, 2006, 08:37 PM

Another development version.

More bug fixes!
Help file fix.
Runs on Win98 again.

April 23rd, 2006, 02:04 PM

DUI Deadlock fix.
Broken Help fix.
Shutdown bug fix
Tested on Win98, Win2K, WinXP.

April 23rd, 2006, 04:24 PM

reuploaded the installer with the fixed Auxillary.dll, you don't need to redownload if you already have Girder4-0-4-6.exe just get this one file here:


April 24th, 2006, 10:20 PM

This hopefully should be the last development version before the next stable (4.0.5) release.

* Updated the XML library
* Fixed X10 event generation to be plain text, was binary causing GML failures.
* Fixed bug in dui source,.. use of deleted object.
* Included Updated Scheduler UI.

April 26th, 2006, 11:23 PM

A few small bugs popped up that I fixed in this release.

Duplicate DUI Node GUIDs causing crashes.
State and Errors settings were being lost.

Included Updated NetRemote files.
By popular demand: The Logger now allows you to copy it's content.

April 28th, 2006, 08:30 PM

Sorry still no stable release. We had a bug report in the last release.

event.exe bug fixed.
updated manual
fixed event/message transfer bug.

grunt.exe see here (http://www.promixis.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=14836)

Last-minute update: actual working x10 plugin and updated TheatreTek GML :roll:

April 30th, 2006, 06:19 PM

Hang on exit if logger not visible fixed.

included cm15 in distribution
added option to settings dialog to start Girder runtime on windows startup.

May 2nd, 2006, 06:02 PM

Removed Messageboxes from Unhook functions in TaskCreate/TaskSwitch.
Fixed missing action log nodes
Crash fix, used object name instead of record name
Missing GUID initialization in designer added
updated lua_round.
fixed OSD lockup.

May 25th, 2006, 05:15 PM

Fixed crash with Docking Windows, prevented some docking configurations.
Fixed close connection problem with GIP plugin
Fixed crash with in remote wizard
Fixed missing guid on GML node edit
updated voice.lua
updated x10.lua

June 2nd, 2006, 03:02 PM

* Fixed interface selection loss on restore
* Fixed OSD bug
* Updated x10 ui.lua

June 2nd, 2006, 05:05 PM Updated

I've added a missing file

* sqlite.dll

July 3rd, 2006, 03:02 PM

* Clicking on Variable Inspector in view menu also lifts the window to foreground when docked.
* Clicking on Logger in view menu also lifts the window to foreground when docked.
* Clicking on Interactive Lua Console in view menu also lifts the window to foreground when docked.
* Clicking on Find in edit menu also lifts the window to foreground when docked.
* Fixed crash in Add Remote Wizard
* Fixed timer re-arming trouble in timer callback
* various scripting updates.

July 29th, 2006, 01:08 AM


* Incorrect Timezone win.GetTimeZone for TZ's without DST
* Incorrect Timezone scheduler for TZ's without DST
* Fix bug in dui.dll clearing out nodes from the action list that are in use
* Fix bug in GIPv2.dll crashing Girder on reset if connection (with callback) was open.
* Various scripting updates.

August 21st, 2006, 11:57 PM

Audiomixer & RDC bug fixed
GlobalCache crasher fixed
various lua script updates
Manual update

August 22nd, 2006, 12:54 PM

Re-release 4.0.7 fixed missing library.

September 13th, 2006, 03:37 PM

Fixes 2 deadlocks

1. OnEvent in the DUI system
2. Destroy of a DUI page

Updated various luascripts.

September 15th, 2006, 02:41 PM

* Fixed incorrect regustry paths
* Fixed missing icons on action editor

October 1st, 2006, 11:26 AM

* Fixed cm11 trouble with usb-to-serial adapters.

October 5th, 2006, 02:08 PM

Minor DUI updates backported from G5A
Minor Script addition backported from G5A

October 8th, 2006, 03:37 PM

Fixed crash in DUI.

October 18th, 2006, 01:00 PM

* Speed improvements in the DUI.

December 13th, 2006, 12:32 AM

Fixed memory leak in timer class.