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4.2.2 release

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Use this page to keep track of the 4.2.2 release process.

Testing

4.2.2 RC1 / SVN has been confirmed to work on:

  • Linux x86, x86-64
  • mingw
  • MSVC 6, 7, 8 (Professional & Express)
  • djgpp
  • Mac OS X
  • NetBSD (sort of tested; I did it in a VirtualBox installation of NetBSD without X, and without Linux console support available it only tested compilation of the platform independent code)
  • cygwin
  • dmc

Would be nice:

  • openwatcom

Unlikely to work:

  • beos
  • qnx

Outstanding issues

  • There were problems with the MSVC project files but Matthew seems to have sorted that out. Need to update those before the release.
  • DMC doesn't support Windows unicode functions. Matthew has posted a patch, but I (pw) suggested a different solution.
  • dx70_dmc.zip needs to be added to alleg.sf.net. (I also suggest that dx70_min.zip be renamed to dx70_msvc.zip.) - Matthew Leverton 20:34, July 14, 2007 (UTC)
  • Done. I also made a symlink dx70_msvc.zip -> dx70_min.zip. -- Peter Wang 07:38, July 21, 2007 (UTC)
  • palette problem on Vista, ddraw fullscreen, reported by trentg to [AD]