Release 0.8b3

22 Feb 2008

Fixes

  • Improved memory usage and caching which reduces memory footprint of the server considerably. This has proved very successful for a college with 150,000 records in their database.

  • The upgrade process in beta 2 was sometimes failing when upgrading from 0.7

  • Each system user now has a email field which will tie into future features and notifications. This can be set by going to Preferences -> User

  • When viewing a tutor record where list of classes being taught by the tutor were not displaying correctly

  • Improvements to default views to improve performance with large numbers of records

    • Student window: lists currently enrolled students

    • Tutor window: lists tutors currently teaching classes

  • Currency symbol ignored the locale settings and always used $ in emails

  • Deleted sessions were still appearing in the calendar

  • Enrolment confirmation emails sometimes not sent out

  • Improved visibility split pane on Sessions on Windows platform – this split pane separates the timetable view from the list of sessions on the bottom. Prior to this fix, the split pane icon could not be seen easily.

  • Further improvements to importing from external systems via xml

  • Opening invoice window or creating a new invoice could hang the onCourse client

  • Improved the appearance of printed certificates

  • Profit and Loss reports for classes were not displaying balances corre

  • Improved memory usage and caching which reduces memory footprint of the server considerably. This has proved very successful for a college with 150,000 records in their database.

  • The upgrade process in beta 2 was sometimes failing when upgrading from 0.7

  • Each system user now has a email field which will tie into future features and notifications. This can be set by going to Preferences -> User

  • When viewing a tutor record where list of classes being taught by the tutor were not displaying correctly

  • Improvements to default views to improve performance with large numbers of records

  • ** Student window: lists currently enrolled students

  • ** Tutor window: lists tutors currently teaching classes

  • Currency symbol ignored the locale settings and always used $ in emails

  • Deleted sessions were still appearing in the calendar

  • Enrolment confirmation emails sometimes not sent out

  • Improved visibility split pane on Sessions on Windows platform - this split pane separates the timetable view from the list of sessions on the bottom. Prior to this fix, the split pane icon could not be seen easily

  • Further improvements to importing from external systems via xml

  • Opening invoice window or creating a new invoice could hang the onCourse client

  • Improved the appearance of printed certificates

  • Profit and Loss reports for classes were not displaying balances correctly