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*** 0.90 September 28 2005 Features: - New GroupingFilter to group and reorganize chunks (feature request 1296365 thanks to glocker) Usage example in samples/cut.conf - New HeadPad- and TailPadFilter to support something like awk's begin and end (support request 983485 thanks to jm_beas) - GenericChunkSources implement ConfigVerify.Acceptor now - New basic SortFilter (sample in samples/sql.conf) RFE 660666 (very strange number) Fixes: - SQLSource sample uses hsqldb now - Some additions to include new Filters within documentation Changes: - parameter ownchunked of Head- and TailPadFilter renamed to separatechunk - Upgrade to current version of QA-tools JCSC and PMD *** 0.89 April 09 2004 Features: - New GenericJacsonChunkSource introduces configurable chunk sources (feature request 736665). It works with the new JacsonGeneric command line driver provided via jacsongeneric.jar. - New GenericLineChunkSource is the first usage of generic sources - New SQLSource for reading input from databases (feature request 713292). Example in samples/sql.conf. - New BrokenLinkFilter filters out (non-) working URLs (feature request 925985). Example in samples/links.conf. Fixes: - HeadFilter acceps config node "reset" now - fixed some PMD results and removed ununsed imports and unused local variables - fixed bug on page "Configuration Basics" fixed which broke the Sources paragraph ** 0.83 February 08 2004 Another release featuring work of Patrick Carl (aka pcs_org) Features: - New SetStateParamFilter to modify processing state when certain chunks swim by. Changes: - JacsonReport now extends JacsonStately, Reports have access to the processing state. This for example allows new combination of TailSource and MailReport. (see monitor.conf in samples directory) *** 0.82 August 02 2003 Features: - New Log4jReport, this adds another layer of processing, formatting, filtering and forwarding to Jacson. - New WebSessionFilter applies the standard definition (requests from ip within timeout) to logfiles, to find sessions. - New SimpleContainsFilter for more efficient simple String matching. - New id.conf sample, for the (almost) most simple config possible. Known Bugs: - There is still a racing condition in the ThreadPool. Workarounds only reduce the risk. Fix still to be done. Fixes: - More (java)docs here and there, still not enough - LineChunkSource now reports the delivered chunks instead of zero. Changes: (might break existing configurations) - TailSource now creates a "lines" section like LineChunkSource for easier reuse of configuration. Check if Sources should create sections anyway. - JacsonTail drive class creates "processing" section now. - RegExpExtractFilter Separator now defaults to a blank string, not null *** 0.81 May 17 2003 This release contains lots of work by pcs_org. Thank you! Fixes: - The sample batches (head.sh + grep.sh) are now running under Unix (pcs_org) Features: - OCRSource uses GOCR (http://jocr.sf.net) to feed pictures (pcs_org) - MailReport, first shot on generating mails from Jacson (pcs_org) - PrintingReport allows filename or stdout now (pcs_org) - Jacson command for JJacket 0.0.3 (jjacket.sf.net), JJacket not bundled! Changes: - Code cleanup for last release features (sorry a bit late) - extend xsl/html.xsl to include stemming results. - better logfile analysis with html.xsl *** 0.80 March 29 2003 Features: - JacsonAntFilter allows Jacson to be inserted into an Ant FilterChain - JacsonReader implements java.io.FilterReader and allows to plug Jacson into programs in another way. - Configuration can now declare (and then use) system properties - New ParameterSelect class, thanx brenck - PadFilter can now pad Strings dynamically, thanx brenck - FileInsertFilter insert lines from files, thanx brenck - GoogleReport, thanx pcs_org - ReplaceFilter to replace characters in a token by different ones. (sometimes this is called "translate") - Stemmers can now return a Representative word instead of a stemm. The represenative is the first word with this stemm that has been observed Fixes: - The zip tasks didn't zip the unit tests, thanx pcs_org for asking - Javadoc creation throws much less warnings now - Javadoc was using wrong css stylesheet Changes: - Workarround JDK1.4+ bug (4724129) for recycled StringBuffers: replaces StringBuffer.toString() by substring(0) - Added ant task to generate xml javadoc with Suns XDoclet class. These docs will be autoincluded into HTML-Docs sometime in the future. - Extended the ThreadPool to allow plugin TaskSources, Other projects can now implement TaskSource and use the ThreadPool - moved de.spieleck.app.jacson.lang to de.spieleck.app.lang package - split jacson.jar to jacson.jar and spieleck.jar for separate reuse. - de.spieleck.helper.PrefixZipTask for better Ant zipping. Unfortunately the xzip task only runs against Ant 1.5.2 and needs spieleck.jar! - slightly improved error reporting for broken configurations. - Renamed JacsonSetupException to JacsonConfigException - minor improvement to output of Accountor - improved xsl/html.xsl - JavaDoc beautifications - Added Sourceforge RSS-feed to docs Todo: - The documentation is still way behind. HELP! - The unit tests are behind. HELP! - look at the SourceForge project page for more *** 0.72 February 23 2003 (developer and cleanup release) Features: - ThreadPool seems to be working now and is plugged into TailSource. - metametric rendering my own derived code metrics. - much improved documentation: Ant task description, graphs about working principle and much more. Fixes: - HTML Generation didn't work, a missing namespace in samples/xsl/html.xsl added. - multiple reports sharing output was ill defined, i.e. ant demo1 mangled three different output formats (text, html and pdf) into a single file :-( It is now a documented feature :-) - Corrected mailSource synchronizaton Changes: - Documentation update (i.e. new download and lifecycle pages, print versions). - api refactoring, JacsonState and JacsonReport are now registered with subclasses and kept if needed, instead of passing them through the hierarchy again and again all the time. - new JacsonSetupException to treat setup problems, refactored to force init() methods to use this and not JacsonException. - better modularization of Jacson, simplifying both JacsonTail and JacsonTask. - took some steps to make the code quality tools happier. *** 0.71 February 11 2003 (Bugfix release) Fixes: - Two (unused) classes in de.spieleck.config did not compile due to an interface change. (Thanks pcs_org for pointing that out). - Workarround for classloader problems on JUnit tasks. JUnit currently succeeds. Changes: - ant target "all" now does a "clean" first to avoid such problems. - included ant BuildNumber Task just for fun. *** 0.7 February 09 2003 Features: - XSLTReport can now pipe it's output through Jakarta-FOP. If FOP is in classpath an the mimetype of the stylesheet matches. - Support for multiple reports: Every block can now contain (mutiple) reports. = The above allows one loganalysis to create both HTML and PDF output. - new JacsonStateFilter to pass only chunks when certain state is set. - MailSource now uses JacsonState to signal mail-body and mail-header - TestReport to allow Unit Testing of complete tasks in the future. - JacsonTail and TailSource to allow Jacson to continuously monitor files. This is build into jacsontail.jar for convenient start. Fixes: - documentation reviewed and updated and much better JavaDoc integration. - samples/grep.conf was broken (contained illegal config) - RegExpContainsFilter was broken (config check was wrong) - removed junit.jar and pmd-xxx.jar from lib directory, these are only needed for quality checks, but not at runtime. (In my environment I use to keep such things in a separate antlib directory). Changes: - Commandline Jacson does not currently take an report on commandline. - JacsonTask does not take report from build.xml - JacsonTask does not take OutFile any more, was broken and can be replaced by the use of Task-params or Ant-properties and making the setup in the configuration of the Jacson-Task. - minor API change in JacsonSelect - added jdepend check. *** 0.6 Janary 17 2003 - Improved Interaction with Ant property and param - de.spieleck.app.jacson.lang package - StemmingFilter with German and English Stemmer - WordSelection (thanks pcs_org) - SubstitutionFilter - Basic JUnit Setup (directory layout and ant job) (thanks pcs_org) - MailSource, read from a MailBox (thanks pcs_org) - minor improvements of the ant job - rename of project download zipfiles. *** 0.5 January 1 2003 - First public release.