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Release 5.0.0-alpha.16

30th November 2013 at 9:55am

See GitHub for detailed change history of this release

New Features and Improvements

  • Improved appearance of tags editor
  • Improved generation of qualified tiddler titles for state storage
    • Instead of $:/state/tab/sidebar-{$:/core/ui/SideBar|$:/core/ui/SideBar||}{$:/core/ui/PageTemplate|$:/core/ui/PageTemplate||} one gets $:/state/tab/sidebar-{1743827719}
  • Significant updates to the structure and content of the user documentation
  • Added a new plugin for displaying corner ribbons; currently used for a version banner on
  • Split Snow White theme into a base Vanilla theme with all the basic formatting, leaving the decorative bits to Snow White
    • Existing TiddlyWikiFolders will need updating to include Vanilla as an additional theme
  • The page building blocks are now driven by the system tag $:/tags/PageTemplate
  • Fixed problem that prevented tag configured items from shadow tiddlers interleaving with items from ordinary tiddlers
  • Refactored control panel to add Saving tab that includes TiddlySpot options
  • Improved notifications when saving to TiddlySpot
  • Added backup URL to TiddlySpot control panel tab
  • Extended the ServerCommand to add primitive support for basic authentication when running under Node.js

Bug fixes

  • Fixed problem with displaying tiddler titles that contain WikiText syntax
  • No longer crashes when encountering an error in a filter string
  • Fixed a crash when dragging and dropping tiddlers within TiddlyWiki5
  • No longer update the modified date for imported tiddlers
  • Automatically forces new field names to be lower case

Internal changes

  • Added Windows-compatible build scripts
  • Changes to the SavingMechanism to allow the tiddlers that are saved to be selected
  • The main HTML file template used for saving TiddlyWiki5 documents has changed from $:/core/templates/tiddlywiki5.template.html to $:/core/save/all
  • Moved's Google Analytics integration into a proper plugin

Contributors to this release include @jermolene, @asampal and @pmario.