This release fixes many problems most notably search issues under Mac OS and Windows and visual updating of tags. One minor feature has been tweaked: Thought icons can now be pasted directly from graphic files (this is infinitely more convenient). Enjoy!
December 9, 2008
· Indexing Fixes
o The document conversion process for indexing under Windows, kvoop.exe, has been limited to spawn a maximum of 4 instances. All instances are removed once PersonalBrain exits.
o Fixed: Under Mac OS, Spotlight integration sometimes failed to find results due to queries being too narrow and problems with character encoding.
· Tags Fixes
o Fixed: The display does not update when tags are added, removed or modified.
o Fixed: Sorting of tags is not correct when using mixed case.
o Fixed: Copy and paste of Thoughts ignores tag information if inside the same Brain.
· Stability and Memory Fixes
o Fixed: Does not start up when running under certain locales.
o Updated notes editor to fix OutOfMemoryError exceptions
o Disabled ESP keyboard monitoring on Windows Vista due to OS conflicts.
· Thought Icons
o Graphic files in PNG, JPG, and GIF formats can be copied from the file browser/desktop and pasted as Thought icons without the need to open them in an image editor first.
o This method of pasting a Thought icon has the advantage of retaining transparency information.
· General Fixes
o Fixed: Under Mac OS, renaming an internal file creates an extra links to the file with an absolute path.
o Fixed: There is a white border around the edge of the presentation mode screen.
o Fixed: Adding a single attachment to a Thought can sometimes lead to a shared set of attachments between two thoughts.
o The toolbar makes more efficient use of space, especially when Brain buttons are present.
o Fixed: Popup tabs display underneath the search text box.
o Improved caching of images to increase visual stability.
o Fixed: wait cursors do not show properly.
o Links to Microsoft OneNote show an appropriate icon.
o Fixed: When removing a link to a very long URL, the message box is too wide to fit on the screen.
o Fixed: The default font size in notes does not get properly selected in the size drop down box.
o Under Mac OS, the default font is now set to Helvetica.
o Fixed: Sometimes the mouse wheel does not work to set the text size when in outline view.