Saturday, October 3, 2009

Harbour MiniGUI 1.7 Extended Edition (Build 74) Released on 30th Sept 2009

CCH : From the HMG Extended Forum

Hi All,

The Harbour MiniGUI 1.7 Extended Edition (Build 74) setup is published at the following URL:

and the Lite build 74 at the following URL:

There is the following changelog for this build below:

2009/09/30: Build 74 (HMG 1.7 Extended Edition) Published.
* Fixed: Typo with static declaration of the function FLD_PageInfo in the source\c_folder.c.
Reported by Francek Prijatelj <>
* Fixed: Problem with ONCLICK, ON CLICK clause of Label control in the header file.
Reported by Rene Koot <>.
Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
(see demo in folder \samples\Basic\Label)
* Updated: Socket library v.1.07:
- Fixed: problem with hb_xgrab zero bytes allocation
Contributed by Mitja Podgornik <>.
(see socket.c in folder \Source\Socket)
* Updated: HBPrinter library (see source in folder \source\HbPrinter):
- Fixed: Closing of Preview was destroyed the modal status of the previous window.
Reported by Krzysztof Stankiewicz <>.
Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
- Updated: Polish language translation.
Contributed by Krzysztof Stankiewicz <>.
* Updated: Adaptation FiveWin Class TSBrowse 7.0 in HMG:
- Fixed: service of key Esc in the Append mode;
- Fixed: improved Scrollbar working;
- Fixed: assigned but unused variables.
Contributed by Janusz Pora <>
* Updated: HbSQLite3 library source code (see in folder \Source\HbSQLite3):
- updated for using SQLITE3 version 3.6.18
Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
(see demos in folders \samples\Advanced\SQLITE and \samples\Advanced\SQLITE_2)
* Updated: HMG_QHTM library (see source in folder \Source\QHTM).
Contributed by Vladimir Chumachenko <>
(look at changelog.txt in folder \Source\QHTM)
* Updated: Harbour Compiler 2.0.0beta3 (SVN 2008-09-28 22:27).
Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
(look at ReadMe.txt in folder \harbour and WhatsNew.txt in folder \harbour\doc)
* Updated: HMGS-IDE v. Project Manager and Two-Way Visual Form Designer.
Contributed by Walter Formigoni <>
(look at changelog.txt in folder \Ide)
* New: 'Grid Color' sample. Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
(see demo in folder \samples\Advanced\GridColor)
* Updated: 'Joint usage of QHTM & SQLite3' sample:
- added web-form support.
Contributed by Vladimir Chumachenko <>
(see in folder \samples\Advanced\qhtm_2)
* Updated: 'System services' sample.
Problem was reported by Paul Schlicher <>
Contributed by Grigory Filatov <>
(see in folder \samples\Advanced\WMI_Service_

This release of MiniGUI is considered stable and ready for production use.

Remark: There is the following description in the curreent Harbour changelog:

2009-09-02 14:08 UTC+0200 Przemyslaw Czerpak (druzus/at/
* harbour/include/hbcomp.h
* harbour/include/hbcompdf.h
* harbour/source/compiler/hbmain.c
* harbour/source/compiler/genc.c
* harbour/source/compiler/genhrb.c
+ added support for compiling multiple .prg modules into single
compilation unit with repeated static or init/exit functions
with the same name.
Now Harbour compiler compiling .prg code from different .prg modules
included by @.clp or by SET PROCEDURE TO ... / DO ... [ WITH ... ]
works exactly like Clipper. It supports separated file wide definitions
for each compiled .prg module when -n switch is used and allows to
use static or init/exit functions/procedures with the same names but
in different modules.
It resolves incompatibility often reported by [x]Harbour users.
Now it's not longer necessary to update existing Clipper code.
@.clp files and SET PROCEDURE TO ... / DO ... [ WITH ... ] are
fully functional like in Clipper.
AFAIR it was the last unintentional incompatibility with Clipper.

Your comments are welcome!

Best Regards,
Grigory Filatov
[MiniGUI Team]

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