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Calibre2opds version 3.0 is up !

This is a major new release as is reflected by the list of changes shown below :

  • New: OPDS 1.1 compatibility
  • New: Experimental support for creating and using a search index in HTML catalogs
  • New: support for Featured Books sub-catalog
  • New: Support for custom catalog sections (based on Calibre searches)
  • New: Support for including links to external catalogs
  • New: Current profile now displayed on main screen
  • New: Support for suppressing the generation of the Recent Books sub-catalog.
  • New: Support for suppressing the generation of the Authors sub-catalog.
  • New: Support for suppressing the generation of the Series sub-catalog.
  • New: Support for suppressing the generation of the Recent Books sub-catalog.
  • New: Support for controlling whether Series information shown in Book Details
  • New: Support for controlling whether Tag information shown in Book Details
  • New: Support for controlling whether Publisher information shown in Book Details
  • New: A catalog generation run that has started can be cancelled
  • New: Use Calibre style searches in a number of places.
  • New: Maximum length of books summary can now be specified
  • New: Split by letter now splits to further levels.
  • New: Option to Control maximum number of levels for Split By letter
  • New: #751211: Allow use of External icons for catalog sections
  • New: Reset options added for URL’s used for book external links
  • New: #c20-49: Improve navigation consistency in HTML catalogs
  • New: German Localization
  • New: User supplied Resource files can be used. In particular this will allow for customization of the look-and-feel aspects of the HTML catalogs.
  • Change: Internal logging improved. This should help with diagnosing faults
  • Change: Series name/number is now at start of Books summary
  • Change: Icons used are now higher resolution and this look better on high quality screens
  • Change: Special compatibility modes removed. Stanza which was main driver for this feature is now effectively a defunct product (and the 3.2 release works with OPDS comaptibility).
  • Change: Replace the settings for the tags to be included with the new Calibre filter feature.
  • Change: Improvements to home folder redirection. Detail now logged when used.
  • Fix: #806869 Russian text in comments field not displayed correctly
  • Fix: #831976 Accented characters not displaying correctly in comments
  • Fix: #836797 Null pointer exception trying to run calibre2opds in commandline mode.
  • Fix: #840830 Command line not working in Windows
  • Fix: #c20-56 Fix handling of multiple authors in OPDS catalogs
  • Fix: Missing catalog.xml file in Nook/Trook mode
  • Fix: Books summaries were not being displayed in book lists in HTML catalogs
  • Fix: Ensure temporary files deleted even if fatal error during generation.
  • Fix: Many other small bug fixes. In particular ones that caused fatal errors during generation are now trapped wherever possible and the run allowed to continue¬†after logging details about the issue.

As soon as I’ll find more time, I’ll make a few in-depth articles about these new features !

In the meantime, enjoy this new release. Dave worked hard to make this possible, so please join me in congratuling him !

-David.

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  1. 14/06/2012 at 12:29

    Congratulations, and thank you! I love this tool.

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