PureBasic Changelog

New in version 4.30

January 5th, 2009
  • Added: Full 64 bits version of PureBasic (Windows)
  • Added: MacOS X x86 support
  • Added: 'JPEG 2000' library
  • Added: 'Node' library
  • Added: 'Gadget3D' library
  • Added: 'Window3D' library
  • Added: 'Sound3D' library
  • Added: Full unicode support to the engine3d
  • Added: MacOS X support for engine3d
  • Added: Absolute/relative rotation for all engine3d rotate commands
  • Added: Absolute move for engine3d physic body
  • Added: EntityID(), EntityLookAt()
  • Added: CameraProjectionX(), CameraProjectionY(), WorldDebug(), Sun()
  • Added: MousePick(), PointPick(), PickX/Y/Z(), CreateWater(), AntialiasingMode()
  • Added: CatchModule(), ArraySize(), WindowBounds(), DesktopX(), DesktopY()
  • Added: FinishDatabaseQuery(), DatabaseID()
  • Added: CreateSemaphore(), FreeSemaphore(), SignalSemaphore(), WaitSemaphore(), TrySemaphore()
  • Added: '.i' native type for 32/64 bits integer size
  • Added: Read/WriteInteger(), Read/WritePreferenceInteger(), PeekI(), PokeI()
  • Added: Language support for compiler and debugger
  • Added: Style parameter to FontRequester()
  • Added: Support for 'And/Or' in CompilerIf statements
  • Added: #PB_Event_MinimizeWindow, #PB_Event_MaximizeWindow, #PB_Event_RestoreWindow
  • Added: #PB_Ignore support to AddStatusBarField()
  • Added: #PB_Explorer_DisplayMode to ExplorerListGadget()
  • Added: Multiple joystick support
  • Added: #PB_Compiler_FilePath compiler constant
  • Enhanced: Major rework of OnError library (crossplatform)
  • Enhanced: InitScintilla(), parameter is now optional
  • Enhanced: Complete debugger rewrite for support of the new platforms
  • Optimized: XML library to handle very big files quickly
  • Optimized: LinkedList library to use memory efficiently
  • Changed: 'Read' keyword now requiers a type (Read.l, Read.q etc.) to avoid 64 bits migration problems
  • Changed: CountList() to ListSize()
  • Changed: ClearGadgetItemList() to ClearGadgetItems()
  • Changed: CameraProjection() to CameraProjectionMode()
  • Changed: AddElement() and such now return a pointer to the start of data
  • Changed: ComboBoxGadget() height is now the real gadget height
  • Changed: #Long, #Byte, #Word etc. to #PB_Long, #PB_Byte, #PB_Word etc. for consistency
  • Changed: RotateEntity(), RotateCamera() and RotateBillboard() x,y rotation axis
  • Changed: CameraFOV() angle from radian to degree
  • Changed: Array and list parameter now requiers the 'List' or 'Array' keyword
  • Removed: StrQ(), HexQ(), BinQ(), ValQ()
  • Removed: ChangeListIconDisplay(), replaced by a gadget attribute
  • Removed: ButtonImageGadget() backward compatibility
  • Removed: CreateGadgetList(), now automatically done in OpenWindow()
  • Removed: CopyTexture(), TextureOutput()
  • Removed: Removed CPU monitor from the IDE, as all OS provide the same functionality
  • Fixed: DX9 subsystem on Windows
  • Fixed: Many compiler and libraries related bugs