Version History of DB.RTD

Version History of DB.RTD

Version 1.5, August 22, 2017

Breaking changes:

  • Changed .NET platform from .NET Framework 4.0 Client Profile to .NET Framework 4.5.2.
  • Changes in requirements for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2.
  • Removed support of Windows XP.
  • Removed support of SQL Server 2000.
  • Removed support of MySQL 5.0, 5.1, 5.2.
  • Removed support of MariaDB 5.1, 5.2, 5.3.

Improvements:

  • Updates examples

Bug Fixes:

  • Issues with registering products.

Version 1.4, August 1, 2017

New features:

  • Using SELECT statements as data sources.
    For example, you may place the following code to cell B1:
    SELECT o.CustomerID, d.Total FROM OrderDetails d, Orders o WHERE d.OrderID = o.OrderID
    And use the following formula:
    =RTD("db.rtd",,"sqlexpress",$B$1,"CustomerID",1,"SUM(Total)")
    See examples in the updated northwind.xlsx workbook.
    The code may contain up to 255 characters (Excel limit).
  • Azure Active Directory integrated authentication
  • Azure Active Directory password authentication

Version 1.3, July 5, 2017

Licensing changes:

  • The free edition allows getting data with 500 formulas (instead of 20).

New features:

  • Using connection strings in RTD formulas directly
  • SQLite support
  • Northwind example
  • Included .NET providers for Oracle Database, MySQL, PostgreSQL, NuoDB, Microsoft SQL Server Compact, and SQLite

Improvements:

  • Updated registration wizard
  • Updated installer
  • Using default schemas for MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Improved SQL codes
  • Improved diagnostic messages

Version 1.2, May 31, 2017

Improvements:

  • Updated installer
  • Updated documentation

Version 1.1, May 11, 2017

Improvements:

  • Support of ODBC Driver 13 for SQL Server
  • Improved Spanish translation
  • Improved documentation

Version 1.0, May 1, 2017

The first release.