Author: Alexandru Ciobanu

TZDB 1.7 with latest DB update available.

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The good people at “the tz database” project released their first update for this year (2011a).  I have updated TZDB to include the newest update. No code changes in this release (it is the same 1.7 code base),…

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Surge of spam

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Every time I post something to this blog I get 100+ spam messages a day for a few days. After this “rush” period the quantity starts dropping until I get maybe 2-5 spam messages a day … I’m…

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Collections 1.0.1

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I’ve just put the 1.0.1 bug fix version up for download. It fixes XE compatibility issues, documentation fixes (thanks to Denisa Ilascu for her hard work). I don’t have access to Delphi 2010 and can’t say for sure…

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Collections 1.0.1 soon

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I will get an 1.0.1 update soon addressing XE compatibility issues some people are experiencing and some documentation fixes. Stay tuned.

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Collections 1.0

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Last week I have finally got some free time on my hands to do something I was planning for a long time now: create a new package that will only provide a number of collections. What this means…

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TZDB 1.6, oh man!

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It seems that changes keep piling up. I decided it is time to get these announcements out of my blog and into their own discussion group. No more TZDB release related news will be written on this blog….

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TZDB 1.5, now with FreePascal support.

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TZDB 1.5 was released today. If you are wondering where did 1.3 and 1.4 go … well, those were transitional releases. This version of TZDB is selectively dependent on Delphi features giving you the opportunity to actually compile…

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TZDB 1.2, now with Delphi 2009 and 2010 support

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TZDB 1.2 was released today. You can grab it here, and view the latest changes here. The most notable changes are: Latest tz database (2010m). Also removed a few less then useless time zones from the official distribution….

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TZDB — new location

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I have moved the TZDB to a new Google code project. There are two wiki pages explaining some basics and a download with the latest TZDB. Cheers.

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TZDB — time zone database

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In the previous post I offered some details on the new TTimeZone class in Delphi XE. In Today’s post I will present a new project that is based on TTimeZone and offers support for most known (if not…

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