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RKWard 0.4.9b and 0.5.0d - Bugfixing and backports

11 May 2009 - User:Tfry

A new set of RKWard releases is available for download. This brings another series of bugfixes to the KDE 4 branch of RKWard (0.5.0d) and long awaited backports to the KDE 3 branch (0.4.9b).

The changes in detail:

RKWard 0.5.0d (KDE 4)

  • Fixed: Container of detached windows would sometimes remain after reattaching
  • Fixed: Global toolbar style was not honored
  • Fixed: Auto-scroll missing in progress dialogs and data editor
  • Fix jumping toolbar
  • Fixed: Several harmless warnings were silenced
  • Fixed: Argument hints would always stay on top regardless of focus
  • Fix crash when reaching bottom of command history in context sensitive search
  • Fix crash while inserting rows in a data.frame with string variables

RKWard 0.4.9b (KDE 3)

  • Workaround: Deactivate all filemanagement shortcuts in the File Browser. These would sometimes trigger when they should not.
  • Fix crash while inserting rows in a data.frame with string variables
  • Fix immediate crash issue with R 2.9.0 (requires recompilation against R 2.9)
  • Fix device window capturing with R 2.8.0
  • Extended boxplot plugin
  • Support data.frames in barplot plugin
  • New set of plugins: Item Response Theory (by Meik Michalke)

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