EiffelStudio 6.1 Releases

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Below are not the release notes of EiffelStudio. It is the change log of EiffelStudio intermediate releases and the most important changes are highlighted in green or in red (for breaking changes). The release notes of EiffelStudio can be found at the following URL. You can also download the latest revision here. Information about other version can be found under Category:Releases.

EiffelStudio 6.1.x Releases


Placeholder for new stuff since last intermediate release.

New features

  • runtime: Implemented on Windows the GC_INFO features: cpu_* and sys_*.

Feature removed

Bug fixes

User changes

Developer changes (August 14th)

New features

  • studio: All new Errors and Warning tool to replace Errors tool and Warnings tool.
  • studio: Tool tips now use variable width fonts instead of the editor mono-spaced fonts.
  • studio: C/C++ compilation failures now show up in as an error in the Errors and Warnings tool.

Feature removed

Bug fixes

  • vision2: Fixed a USER object leak on Windows in the Vision2 and WEL library for pixmaps and accelerators. This was causing EiffelStudio to not work properly after creating/closing many windows or when changing the layout of EiffelStudio many times.
  • installer: Fixed installer on Windows which would update the 6.0 registry keys.
  • mingw: Fixed some incorrect C compiler configuration files.

Developer changes

  • studio: Added Griffin service-based framework for EiffelStudio (August 2nd)

New features

  • Added support for the MinGW C compiler on Windows.
  • New default layout of EiffelStudio.

Roadmap to ISO/ECMA Eiffel

This important page describes the steps, accomplished and planned, towards completing the integration into the EiffelStudio compiler of the whole set of mechanisms specified by the ISO/ECMA international standard for the Eiffel language.

Major 6.1 features

See here.