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1.3.2

	
	* Galician translation added thanks to Daniel Espineira.

	* New plugin to fetch information from websites:
		- Music: Discogs (EN) provided by TPF

	* New template for HTML export: Float (Movies)

	* Changes for fetching
		- Rating is fetched from IMDb website (Movies - EN).
		- Empty fields are not fetched.

	* Bugs fixed
		- There was a problem when grouping and with articles on the end.
		- Bug occured when removing the last item of a group.
		- Some invalid characters were added to collections.
		- The date format was not used when exporting.
		- Number of items in status bar was sometimes not updated.
		- Decimal numbers were truncated in detailed list.
		- Fields used to sort when exporting was not restored when exporting again.
		- 'Serie' was left untranslated in books collections.
		- Correct order for Favourite and Keywords in Tags panel when
		  choosing items to display.
		- Bug fixed in some website plugins:
			All Amazon plugins
			BDGest (Books - FR)
			DVDFr (Movies - FR)
			FilmUP (Movies - IT)
			JeuxVideo.com (Video games - FR)
			JeuxVideo.fr (Video games - FR)
			MusicBrainz (Music - EN)

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1.3.1

	* New plugin to fetch information from websites:
		- Video games:
			Ludus (IT) provided by TPF
		- Books:
			ISBNdb (EN), Buscape (PT) and LiberOnWeb (IT) provided by TPF.
			
	* Bugs fixed
		- When modifying the cover picture from a window, it was not updated
		  in the main panel.
		- For new books, Read field is initialized to 'not read'.
		- Removing many items in picture mode sometimes failed.
		- XML export plugin didn't list the default models and had problems
		  opening a specified one.
		- Spelling checked is deactivated if required dictionary is not
		  installed instead of generating an error.
		- Bug fixed in some website plugins:
			All Amazon plugins
			Alapage (Video games - FR)
			BDGest (Books - FR)
			Gamespot (Video Games - EN)
			JeuxVideo.com (Video games - FR)
			JeuxVideo.fr (Video games - FR)
			TricTrac (Boardgames - FR)

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1.3.0

	* Multiple selections
		- Many items may be selected in the list using Control and Shift keys.
		  They can be modified or deleted together.
		- It is possible to select many items after searching on websites. All
		  of them will be added to current collection. Information for the
		  first one will be fetched in current item.

	* Collections of board games added thanks to Zombiepig.

	* Improvements for image mode
		- It is possible to add an overlay picture in image mode to make them
		  look better.
		- New skin has been added to image mode when using a background
		  picture: Glass and DarkGlass. They add some reflection under the
		  pictures.
		- Improved look for borrowed items.
		- A color could be used for selection, even with a background picture.

	* New or changed fields
		- For movies collections, the list of actors is now a real list. A
		  role can be attached to each actor.
		- Some tags could be assigned to items. It is also possible to mark
		  some of them as favorites.

	* Options/preferences changes
		- A spelling checker is available for long text fields. It could be
		  activated or deactivated in the Features tab of preferences.
		- User may change the accelerators associated to items in menus. The
		  menu should be highlighted, and then the keys to use should be
		  pressed.
		- Users may choose the format to display dates. This format follows
		  the same rules as the one for strftime(3).
		- A new option let users select what should be done when text in
		  expanders is too long.
		- It's possible to define a cookie jar that will be used by the
		  fetch plugins who need it.
		- A new skin has been added to read-only panels: Dark.
		- In detailed mode, another field could be used to sort items grouped
		  in a parent item.
		- Small reorganization in preferences window
		  
	* Advanced search improvements
		- The fields for entering values are changed according to the expected
		  data. As an example, fields will have their histories when one
		  exists.
		- Users could select to search in all of the fields for given text.

	* New plugin to fetch information from websites:
		- Board games:
			Board Game Geek (EN) provided by Zombiepig
			Reservoir Jeux and Tric Trac (FR) provided by Florent
		- Movies:
			NasheKino and Animator (RU) provided by zserghei

	* CSV import
		- Some fields could be ignored.
		- A charset could be specified.

	* Command line
		- A new command line option --list-plugins is available to list all
		  the plugins of a given collection type.
		- When using a wrong name for a plugin in command line, an explicit
		  error is displayed.
		- Better management of pictures.

	* Bugs fixed
		- Default shortcut to add a new item has been changed from Ctrl-A to
		  Ctrl-T. Then Ctrl-A is available again for selecting all text.
		- The tooltip in results for web searches is hidden when clicking on
		  it.
		- When canceling creation of a new collection, current one was closed.
		- Drag and drop of a picture works also when the path contains some
		  spaces.
		- Picture selection is done by opening the previously used directory
		  if there is no picture.
		- Some plugins for website did not set a suffix for fetched pictures.
		- Bugs fixed with sort when exporting.
		- After import, the number of items in status bar was not changed when
		  needed.
		- Bug fixed when importing from a list of items if a plugin returned
		  no picture.
		- Bug fixed in some website plugins:
			All Amazon plugins
			Biblioteka Narodowa (Books - PL)
			Allmovie (Movies - EN)
			Beyaz Perde (Movies - TR)
			Alapage (Video Games - FR)
			Gamespot (Video Games - EN)

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1.2.2

	* Bug fixed in some plugins:
		IMDb (Movies - EN)
		MusicBrainz (Music - EN)

	* Bugs fixed with extraction of information from playlist for
	  music collections.

	* Bug fixed when filtering soon after startup a collection
	  displayed in picture mode.
	  
	* In picture mode, if modification on an item changed its
	  place in the list, it was not selected after clicking on
	  it.

	* When updating GCstar, the extract plugins are also updated
	  if required.

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1.2.1

	* New plugin to fetch information from Allmovie (EN) provided
	  by Zombiepig.

	* 2 extra spaces were added on the end of long text fields
	  when saving.

	* Size of the fields list in the settings for user-defined
	  collections could be changed.

	* In preferences, toolbar size could be set to system setting
	  instead of a specific value.

	* Labels for Tonight and Play buttons were always shown, even
	  if the user choose to display only icons in toolbars (this is
	  a system setting, not a GCstar's one).

	* A bug prevented a user from creating a new kind of collection
	  on startup.

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1.2.0

	* Bug fixed when fetching information for an item while in
	  image mode.

	* If a fetch was canceled and a different one was launched,
	  the previous results were used again.

	* When changing the main picture of an item, it was loaded
	  two times.

	* Bug fixed in some plugins because of websites changes:
		Allocine (Movies - FR)
		CSFD.cz (Movies - CS)
		IMDb (Movies - EN)

	* Some missing translations have been added to
	  DE, ES and SV versions.
 
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1.2.0.beta3

	* Correct number of displayed items is used in status
	  bar when filtering in image mode.
	
	* An error is displayed when trying to export from
	  command line to HTML with a non existing model.

	* The query field in the window where the user may
	  select the plugin to use was sometimes not initialized.

	* It's now possible to perform a quick search also in image
	  mode. Quick search begins when the user enters some characters
	  while the list is active.

	* These keys are managed in picture mode: Page Up, Page Down,
	  Home and End.

	* When a critical error occurs, user may report a bug
	  semi-automatically.

	* The progress bars in splash screen and in status area
	  of main window are more accurate.

	* Search dialog was not centered on first opening. The same
	  applied to the window used to create a new collection type.

	* Bug fixed in some plugins because of websites changes:
		Alapage (Books - FR)
		Cinemotions (Movies - FR)
		Dicshop (Movies - SV)
		Merlin (Books - PL)
		
	* Some missing translations have been added to
	  FR, SV, PL and CA versions.

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1.2.0.beta2

	* When the picture was hidden in one of the default
	  collections, all the fields next to it were also
	  hidden.

	* When using some searches of filters, if nothing was
	  displayed, the panel displayed the warning message
	  instead of the "View All" button.

	* Escape XML entities in long text fields for saved
	  collections.

	* Fixed a bug when there is no active collection and
	  another one could not be opened.

	* Fixed a potential problem when using command line actions
	  if no explicit model has been specified.

	* HTML export on command line has a default template

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1.2.0.beta1
	
	* Swedish translation added thanks to Ramon Radnoci.

	* Indonesian translation added thanks to Nugrahadi.

	* Brazilian Protuguese translation added thanks to Daniel Valença.

	* Wine collections added thanks to Yves Martin.
	
	* New plugin to fetch information from websites:
		Movies:
			DVDSpot (EN)
			  provided by Marc Deslauriers
			CSFD.cz (CS)
			  provided by Pajdus
			Beyaz Perde (TR)
			  provided by Zuencap
			MovieMeter (NL)
			  provided by MaTiZ
			Port.hu (HU)
			  provided by an anonymous contributor
		Books:
			BDGest (FR)
			  provided by Rataflo
			National Library, Merlin, NUKat and Mareno (PL)
			  provided by WG
			Bokkilden (NO)
			  provided by Tian
			Fnac and Mediabooks (PT), Bol and InternetBookShop (IT),
			  provided by TPF
		Video Games:
			DicoDuNet (FR)
			  provided by TPF

	* New plugin to export to Latex format created by Zserghei.

	* When creating a new collection or at first startup, user can
	  import an existing collection with some of the available
	  plugins.

	* When grouping items, a new option is available to add the
	  number of items in a category.

	* An option has been added for grouping of orphaned
	  items or not. Items whitout a master, when grouping is
	  activated, are together on the end of the list by
	  default. But they could be mixed with masters for
	  ordering.

	* In detailed view, the order of the columns could be
	  changed using drag and drop on their headers.

	* It's possible to select a field for sorting when
	  exporting (if applicable).

	* Only the required pictures are copied during export.

	* New field in movies collections to store a numeric
	  identifier. The unique identifier displayed next to
	  the title is now read-only.

	* Added a field to collections of video games: Executable.
	  This field could contain the path to a program that
	  could be launched directly from a Play button in
	  GCstar's toolbar.

	* When changing field to use for fetching, the value from
	  panel is used.

	* Delete key removes current item in multiple lists.

	* When opening window to perform searches, the first
	  field has focus.

	* Removed dot from picture format when exporting to
	  Tellico (Patch from Robby Stephenson).

	* Use proxy for updates (Patch from Javier Donaire).

	* Bug fixed in some plugins because of websites changes:
		All Amazon plugins
		IMDb (Movies - EN)
		Allocine (Movies - FR)
		FilmUP (Movies - IT)
		Alapage, JeuxVideo.com (Games - FR)
		Gamespot (Games - EN)
		Adlibris (Books - FI, SV)
		Casadelibro (Books - ES)

	* Bug fixed when performing an update (gcstar -u) if
	  a new directory should be created.
	
	* Bug fixed with plugin to import a collection
	  generated from Ant Movie Catalog that contains
	  some semicolons.

	* Bug fixed in read only mode when data contains some
	  HTML tags.

	* Bug fixed with the title of the window when using
	  "Tonight" feature.

	* When opening a collection of a type different than the
	  current one, if a filter was present, nothing was
	  displayed.

	* Updated bug report URL in man page and when using
	  -h or --help on command line.
	
	* Reduced time for startup and to load a collection
	
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1.1.1

	* Bug fixed when items are grouped and the grouping field is
	  changed.

	* FilmWeb plugin was not working anymore because of website
	  changes.
	  
	* Better layout for Paths tab in preferences.

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1.1.0

	* Instead of specifying many external applications (for web
	  pages, video and audio files), you may use the settings
	  defined by the system. It works for any Unix (including
	  GNU/Linux) using XFCE, Gnome or KDE) and also for MacOS X and
	  for Microsoft Windows.

	* Numismatic collections added thanks to szdavid.
	  They could be imported and exported from/to Tellico.

	* Catala translation added thanks to Ponç J. Llaneras.

	* Arabic translation added thanks to Muhammad Bashir Al-Noimi.

	* New plugins to get information from websites. All of them
	  are made by TPF.
		Books: Adlibris (FI, SV), Casadelibro (ES), Fnac (FR)
		Video games: Alapage (FR), Amazon (US, DE, FR, UK)

	* The directory used to store pictures could be specific to a
	  collection. It's defined in the collection properties
	  (File menu > Properties)

	* Path of directory used to store pictures could contain some
	  special text.
		- %WORKING_DIR% or . will be replaced with collection directory
			(use only on beginning of path)
		- %FILE_BASE% will be replaced by collection file name
			without suffix (.gcs)
	  Default value (that could be restored) is now:
			./%FILE_BASE%_pictures/

	* A new type of field is available for user-defined
	  collections: "Dependant on other fields". It will be generated
	  thanks to other fields. The Default value should then contain the
	  format were %Name of other field% will be replaced with the
	  value of the field.

	* New fields for default collections: Add date. Its default
	  value when adding a new item is the current date.

	* If the Fetch button is clicked with right button of the mouse,
	  the plugin to use will be asked to the user, even if one is
	  specified in preferences.

	* When a value is truncated in web search results, a tooltip
	  popup containing the whole text is displayed when the mouse
	  pointer is over it.

	* Some options not useful for most users are hidden until the
	  expert mode is activated

	* In dialog for date selection, double-clicking on a date
	  validate it.
	
	* When importing from GCfilms, it's possible to reuse unique
	  identifiers instead of generating them.
	  
	* Image was not updated in images list when downloading
	  information.
	  
	* Bug fixed when dropping a picture dragged from a web page.

	* Number of items was not updated when an item was removed.

	* Windows installation program doesn't install dependencies.
	  More information here:
		http://wiki.gcstar.org/en/install_windows

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Task and bugs number refer to items on Gna! project page:
https://gna.org/projects/gcstar/

1.0.0

	* Management of music collection.

	* Extraction of video information from a file has been
	  re-added (it has been removed when creating GCstar
	  from GCfilms).
		(bug #7157)

	* Plugin for music collection using MusicBrainz website.

	* Import and export music collections from and to Tellico.
	
	* Information about an album could be extracted from a
	  playlist.

	* New plugin for video games using MobyGames (EN) made by TPF.

	* New plugin for books using Alapage (FR) made by TPF.
	
	* New plugin for movies using MovieCovers.com (FR) made by
	  Patrick Fratczak.

	* It's possible to search using EAN or UPC code (barcode)
	  instead of ISBN for books using one of the plugins for Amazon.

	* In file properties dialog, there are also the full file
	  path, the file size and the number of items in the collection.

	* Lists used for some data (such as genre for movies or codes
	  for video games) could be reordered using drag and drop.

	* Widths of columns in detailed mode are saved when leaving the
	  application or opening another file.
		(bug #7666)

	* In list of plugins for web searches, the fields that could
	  be used for searches are displayed.

	* New item in Help menu to display all the available plugins
	  for web searches.

	* Templates provided for HTML export of music collections.

	* New template for HTML export of book collections: FloFred
	  provided by Florent.

	* --verbose option added to installation program.
	
	* All Amazon plugins changed because of website changes.
	
	* Patch from tiwek to get original titles from FilmWeb.
	
	* Added in search dialog some information about the kind of
	  comparison that will be performed.

	* When specifying a grouping field from toolbar, the master
	  is always auto-generated.
		(bug #7500)

	* Fixed bug with CVS import for collections that are not movies
	  collections.

	* Fixed bug with character encoding in XML files.
		(bug #7584)

	* Fixed bug with installation program that prevented an upgrade
	  without manual removal of previous files.
		(bug #7481)

	* Fixed bugs with external programs that contains spaces in
	  their paths on Win32 systems.

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0.5.0

	* Bookmarks management (Menu "My Collections").
	  It could be used to organize your collections and have
	  a quicker access to them from GCstar.
	  
	* New "Advanced" search where the user could define the filter
	  to use.

	* Internet search could be made according to many fields. It
	  concerns for the moment only books collections where search
	  could be made using ISBN.
		(bug #6898)

	* Results of web search could be previewed.

	* New import plugin to merge 2 GCstar collections.
		(sr #1293)

	* New plugins for video games using JeuxVideo.com (FR) website
	  provided by TPF.

	* New plugins for books using Amazon.de (DE) website
	  provided by Frenkx.

	* New plugins for books using Amazon.uk (EN) website.

	* German translation updated by Frenkx.
	
	* New item in "Help" menu to report a bug.
	
	* ISBN field could contain an 'X' character.

	* Bugs fixed with import plugins when inserting items in current
	  collection.

	* Export plugin for .tar.gz also stores collection information
	  (description, owner,...)

	* HTML template "Shelf" has a new feature. Information within a
	  group could be hidden or shown.

	* Bug has been fixed for Windows installation program
		(bug #7122)

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0.4.1

	* Mail programs could be defined. They will be used to
	  send e-mails instead of Sendmail or direct SMTP server.
	  Default configuration provided for Sylpheed-Claws,
	  Thunderbird and Evolution.

	* Search could be performed according to original
	  title for movies collections.
		(sr #1246)

	* Bug fixed with old HTTP::Headers versions.
		(sr #1245)

	* Bug fixed for Windows users with launch of external
	  programs.
		(bug #6762)

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0.4

	* Added books collection management.
	
	* 2 plugins for books: Amazon.com (EN) and Amazon.fr (FR).
	
	* Import book collections from Tellico and Alexandria.
	  Export book collections to Tellico.
	
	* If grouping is done using a value that is a list, it will
	  be splitted. So an item will appear many times, for each
	  value.

	* New command line options to execute some tasks automatically.
	  More information here:
		http://www.gcstar.org/doc.execute

	* "gcstar --help" is more verbose. A man page has also been
	  created.

	* Borrowers information (Name and e-mail address) could be
	  imported from these formats: LDIF, Sylpheed-Claws, VCARD.

	* Pictures could be saved with a file name that is prefixed
	  with the item title or name (instead of gcstar_).
		(sr #1175)

	* It is now possible to set some properties on a collection
	  (a name, owner name and e-mail address, description). It is
	  done through File menu, Properties item.

	* A play button is in toolbar for collections that needs one
	  (as for movies collections). It could also be set for
	  user-defined collections.

	* For user-defined collections, a read-only layout is also
	  generated.
	  
	* HTML export is also possible for user-defined collections.

	* Saving is faster and gives more feedback to user.

	* When importing data from Internet, if the preview for an
	  image is used, it won't be downloaded only once.
	  
	* Some templates used by HTML export have been made valid
	  XHTML 1.0 Strict: Shelf, Tabs, Tian, Tian-Mario
	  
	* New option in preferences to set if the previous
	  collection should be loaded on startup.
	  
	* Locked status is stored in the collection itself and not
	  globally.

	* Force UTF-8 encoding for models files.
		(bug #6545)

	* Bug fixed with search.
		(bug #6536)

	* Bug fixed when no user-defined collection exists.
		(bug #6520)

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0.3

	* It is now possible to create personal collections.
	  Such a collection will contain some fields set by the
	  user according to her or his needs. More information
	  in the documentation:
		http://www.gcstar.org/doc.models.en.php

	* If something is changed in a collection and the
	  auto-save feature is not activated, the user is warned
	  when closing the collection.

	* Installer failed when an unsupported locale was used.
		(bug #6324)
		
	* CSV import didn't correcty set the charset to UTF-8.

	* Added an update shortcut in Start menu for Windows users.
		
	* HTML templates was not listed on Windows systems.
		(bug #6366)

	* Website plugins works also if sites send pages in a compressed
	  format (useful for AniDB that was broken).

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0.2

	* Added Video games management: GCgames.
	
	* 2 plugins for video games to import from websites:
	  GameSpot.com (EN) and JeuxVideo.fr (FR). They also
	  import screenshots and the tips that could be found.

	* Added Turkish translation thanks to KaraGarga.

	* Collections member could be grouped directly from toolbar.
	  More options are available for different kind of grouping
	  in preferences dialog.

	* A picture could be dragged and dropped from a web browser
	  to any displayed picture (movie cover for GCfilms,
	  box picture or screenshot for GCgames).

	* Bug fixes and performances enhancements.