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Feature #211

Check version

Added by Greg Burri about 5 years ago. Updated almost 3 years ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
GUI
Target version:
Start date:
06/06/2012
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Estimated time:
keywords:
Platform:

Description

Checks the current installed version with the last available version. Invite the user to download the last version via an http link.

The check process is initiate at start of the GUI and when the about dialog is opened (like Chrome).

There is a special URL on the web server: http://www.d-lan.net/last_version.html&platform=windows&current_version=1.1.0beta3 which return a text/plain page:

version: 1.1.0
tag: Beta4
date: 012-04-13_10-56
setup_url: http://www.d-lan.net/home.html&dl=D-LAN-1.1.0Beta4-2012-04-13_10-56-Setup.exe&platform=windows
changelog_url: http://dev.d-lan.net/projects/pmp/wiki/Changelog#110-Beta-4
If a new version is available then the download dialog is shown with these information:
  • The current version with its release date
  • The last version with its release date and a link to download it
  • A link to the changelog
  • A check box to disable automatic check

The server may log all requests in a DETS table.

History

#1 Updated by Greg Burri about 5 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#2 Updated by Greg Burri almost 3 years ago

  • Target version changed from 1.2 to 1.3

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