NCL Composer 0.3.0 released

The main features in this version are: (1) a new improved main window, allowing better organization of the interface; (2) a completely refactory of the structural view; and (3) a new Run View plugin, which allow to play Ginga embedded in NCL Composer.

Update: You can find a more detailed comparison of the previous (0.2.1) and current current (0.3.0) structural view here.

New features & UI (GUI and Plug-ins)

  • Completely new and improved main window.
  • A new default perspective.
  • Allow users to the current perspective through CTRL+1, CTRL+2, …
  • Structural: A new toolbar.
  • Structural: Support to undo/redo.
  • Run: New Run View plugin.
  • Textual: Add replace features to Ctrl+F.
  • Layout: Copy/paste of regions.

Performance & Internal Implementation

  • All: new log system based on Qt 5.5.
  • Textual: Update to QScintilla 2.9.3. (#723)
  • Structural: Completely refactoring of structural view.

Bug fixes

  • Fix “save as…” crash when overwriting a project (#786).
  • Recent projects was not being loaded when nclcomposer was started (#805).
  • Property: fix crash after changing a media source in the filechooser (#808).

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