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VERSION HISTORY

v0.4.11, 2003.10.26 - 14:58

extended the effet of --ascii: now also converts non-ASCII characters to ASCII equivalents

updated Html2cHtml with the code from Html2Wml 0.4.11

v0.4.11b2, 2003.02.14 - 01:00

added support for <base href="..."> in CGI mode

v0.4.11b1, 2003.02.11 - 02:00

corrected mishandling of URLs in xlate_url() and split_card()

added option -i as an alias for --ignore-images; also available in CGI mode

v0.4.10, Wednesday, 27th November 2002, 20:32

corrected a bug in the man page (Werner Heuser)

v0.4.10b6, Sunday, 24th November 2002, 16:54

added first hooks support for HTML form conversion; supported inputs are: text, password, hidden and select

v0.4.10b5, Saturday, 9th November 2002, 0:51

added support for internal hardcoding of proxy server

v0.4.10b4, Monday, 4th novembern 2002, 19:18

added missing proxy support (Frank Schwarz)

v0.4.10b4.chtml.03, Sunday, 3rd November, 2002, 2:48

in Html2cHtml: the split_card() function has been partially fixed, but as I'm not satisfied with it (and it's may be impossible in cHTML the same way as in WML), the document splitting has been completly disabled

v0.4.10b4, Thursday, 31st October, 2002, 20:19

added a default "encoding" parameter (valued to "iso-8859-1")

v0.4.10b4, Wednesday, 30th October, 2002, 1:42

added a test to prevent incorrect auto-nesting (i.e.: <p><p>...); was also introduced a "unique" attribute in the tags tree

v0.4.10b4, Tuesday, 29th October, 2002, 2:10

corrected a bug in the syntax repair engine (reverse tags were incorrectly added) (signaled by Werner heuser)

v0.4.10b3, Saturday, 28th September, 2002, 17:10

added the "skip"/"end_skip" actions

added the "for" action parameter

v0.4.10b3, (don't remember when)

in comment_tag() handler: the "include" and "fsize" actions now take into account the size of the text being added to the output

v0.4.10b2, Thursday, 27th June, 2002, 0:37

xlate_url(): fixed two big bugs the URL translation in CGI mode

v0.4.10b2, Sunday, 9th June, 2002, 18:41

just saw that Getopt::Long::config() is deprecated; replaced by Getopt::Long::Configure()

v0.4.10b1, Friday, 5th April, 2002, 20:20

get_url(): fixed a stupid bug in the output (Ouyang)

v0.4.10b1, Friday, 5th April, 2002, 2:20

in start_tag() handler: rewrote the part of the syntax repair engine that tries to insert the good tags in order to restore a valid nesting; thanks for Ouyang for pointing me to the base of the problem

v0.4.9, Sunday, 24th February, 2002, 16:12

cgi_error(): changed the output so that the version number is printed

v0.4.9, Monday, 14th January, 2002, 23:44

corrected a bug pointed by Werner Heuser: other schemes were messed up

v0.4.8, Thursday, 27th December, 2001, 2:02

removed the XML::LibXML validation test as it is currently too unstable (it always segfaults when the doc is not valid..)

v0.4.8, Tuesday, 25th December, 2001, 13:25

added a small optimization when correcting incorrect entities

v0.4.8b4, Thursday, 13th December, 2001, 21:23

updated the security fix in get_url(); now "file:" schemes are also forbidden in the LWP UserAgent

v0.4.8b3, Tuesday, 27th November, 2001, 0:45

completed URL encoding

v0.4.8b3, Tuesday, 27th November, 2001, 23:30

tracked down and corrected a bug that occured with certain files: split_card() was incorrectly called in some cases

unknown entities are now converted in order to keep the document well-formed

v0.4.8b3, Tuesday, 27th November, 2001, 22:35

paths in include actions can now be relative

several special characters are escaped in URLs

v0.4.8b3, Sunday, 25th November, 2001, 18:46

align attribute are now always converted to lower case

v0.4.8b2, Thursday, 22nd November, 2001, 2:03

corrected several braindead bugs: upper case <title> weren't recognized; links conversion was broken in CGI mode; plus a few other stupid bugs

added warnings in read_file() and get_url()

v0.4.8b2, Wednesday, 21st November, 2001, 20:43

corrected a security issue pointed by Jukka Salomaa; URLs with the "file:" scheme are now forbidden

v0.4.8b1, Wednesday, 21st November, 2001, 1:18

corrected a bug in the cgi mode: options weren't kept through the links

changed some parts of the code to try to gain speed

accidentaly corrected a bug in CGI mode :-)

v0.4.7r2, Wednesday, 14th November, 2001, 0:25

corrected mistakes in the package

small bug corrected

v0.4.7, Sunday, 11th November, 2001, 20:42

documentation updates

Html2Wml comment deleted

v0.4.7, Sunday, 11th November, 2001, 2:01

convert_entities(): corrected a small bug

v0.4.7, Saturday, 10th November, 2001, 23:11

added small optimizations in the URLs constructions

v0.4.7, Friday, 9th November, 2001, 1:03

documentation has been updated

added a workaround: wmlc doesn't like &lt; in attributes

v0.4.7, Wednesday, 7th November, 2001, 22:15

WML compilation now correctly works

v0.4.7, Thursday, 2nd November, 2001, 1:21

corrected several minor things

v0.4.7 beta 2, Thursday, 1st November, 2001, 16:23

end() handler: the card tag now cleans up the stack; the prev link is added before the last card tag

output handling didn't work, it's corrected now

usage message has been updated

small optimization in the generation of the static part of self URLs in CGI mode

corrected a small bug in the entities conversion

corrected a warning

v0.4.7 beta 1, Saturday, 11, August, 2001, 0:21

apply_options(): added security checks to forbid dangerous functions in href and src templates

v0.4.7 beta 1, Friday, 10 August, 2001, 23:50

convert_entities(): corrected another bug in the regexp that close incorrect named entities; now it should work in most cases

v0.4.7 beta 1, Thursday, 9 August, 2001, 21:54

get_url(): corrected a bug reported by Igor Khristophorov

convert_entities(): corrected a bug in the regexp that close incorrect named entities

html2wml(): added a fix for badly formed DOCTYPE (pointed by Igor Khristophorov)

v0.4.6, Tuesday, 31 July, 2001, 15:17

some clean-ups

v0.4.6, Tuesday, 31 July, 2001, 13:34

added code to handle unclosed named entities

corrected a small bug in the code that handle unclosed numeric entities

v0.4.6, Tuesday, 31 July, 2001, 12:14

corrected a mistake in the handling of frames and image maps links (pointed by Igor Khristophorov)

v0.4.6 pre 6, Tuesday, 15 July, 2001, 0:18

in CGI mode, now always converts options to their short names

split_card(): corrected a small bug: respect server port

v0.4.6 pre 6, Sunday, 15 July, 2001, 1:04

changed a few things to clearly indicate the static configurable part of the code

v0.4.6 pre 6, Thursday, 12 July, 2001, 22:22

corrected a stupid bug (pointed by Werner Heuser)

v0.4.6 pre 5, Tuesday, 10 July, 2001, 0:53

corrected some bugs that were occuring when processing image maps

corrected a few other bugs

changed a little the presentation of the source code

v0.4.6 pre 5, Monday, 9 July, 2001, 23:26

html2wml(): corrected a bug: https urls weren't handled correctly

the LWP agent is now created only once per session

added a few collapsing rules

v0.4.6 pre 4, Monday, 9 July, 2001, 1:04

get_url(): corrected two bugs; HTTP authentication is beginning to work

xlate_url(): corrected a bug: respect server port when creating relative URLs in CGI mode

v0.4.6 pre 3, Wednesday, 4 July, 2001, 0:56

work in progress: HTTP authentication support

v0.4.6 pre 3, Tuesday, 3rd July, 2001, 23:42

added function cgi_error()

v0.4.6 pre 2, Tuesday, 26 June, 2001, 1:35

added option -o, --output to write result to the given file instead of stdout

v0.4.6 pre 1, Tuesday, 26 June, 2001, 0:53

opening tags forbidden inside <a> tags

v0.4.5r2, Tuesday, 26 June, 2001, 1:12

split_card(): corrected a bug (deck-split in non-cgi mode)

some warnings were corrected

v0.4.5, Friday, 21st June, 2001, 1:27

corrected several warnings; this also add another correction for very bad HTML documents

v0.4.5, Friday, 21st June, 2001, 0:35

added support for rendering <frameset> and <area> tags

v0.4.5, Thursday, 20 June, 2001, 0:36

added full support for Latin Extended-A entities plus some other non standard entities

v0.4.4r3, Wednesday, 20 June, 2001, 23:19

split_card(): doc_uri is a server-relative URL whenever possible in order to save up a few bytes

v0.4.4r2, Wednesday, 20 June, 2001, 22:50

id bug corrected (Igor Khristophorov)

v0.4.4, Tuesday, 19 June, 2001, 1:56

corrected a bug when closing anchor tags

v0.4.4, Sunday, 17 June, 2001, 23:17

collapse_spaces(): some improvments

v0.4.4, Sunday, 17 June, 2001, 22:15

added support for some non-standard entities

v0.4.4 pre 2, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 21:32

post_conversion_cleanup(): special characters present in a title are now converted (bug pointed by Igor Khristophorov)

v0.4.4 pre 1, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 1:53

some bugs corrections

v0.4.4 beta 4, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 1:53

xlate_url(): a part of the link is now generated only once, which should give a nice code speedup

v0.4.4 beta 3, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 1:27

htmlize(): links are now clickable

xlate_url(): now uses ';' as parameter separator instead of '&'

v0.4.4 beta 3, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 1:08

early support for deck splitting (in CGI mode only)

v0.4.4 beta 2, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 0:39

small changes in the settings of the HTML parser

v0.4.4 beta 1, Thursday, 13rd June, 2001, 23:32

bug correction: HTML pure anchors (tag A with only a NAME attribute) are now correctly converted to WML anchors

v0.4.3, Sunday, June 3rd, 2001

split_card(): added a [prev] link; label is controled by the --prev-card-label option

documentation updated

v0.4.3 pre 4, Saturday, June 2nd, 2001

short options are available; they sould be used in the CGI mode in order to save up some bytes

xlate_url(): in CGI mode, generated URLs use server-relative URLs in order to save up a few bytes per link

htmlize(): small improvments in the syntax highlighting

v0.4.3 pre 3, Thursday, May 30, 2001

HTTP headers: corrected the charset attribute; added the Content-Length header

added timing in the debug mode

v0.4.3 pre 3, Wednesday, May 30, 2001

unclosed numeric entites are now closed (after a question from Daniele Frijia)

v0.4.3 pre 3, Tuesday, May 29, 2001

xlate_url(): in CGI mode, generated URLs no longer use the absolute URL of the CGI in order to save up a few bytes per link; suggestion of Igor Khristophorov

v0.4.3 pre 2, Sunday, May 27, 2001

the --img-alt-text option should now work correctly

doc updated

v0.4.3 pre 2, Saturday, May 26, 2001

first attempts to fix some new bugs found by Igor Khristophorov

v0.4.3 pre 1, Friday, May 25, 2001

added the --img-alt-text option to control whether the images are replaced by their alternative text; on by default; thanks to Igor Khristophorov for the suggestion

v0.4.3 pre 1, Thursday, May 24, 2001

cleaned up my debugging code; added the debug() function

corrected a weird bug pointed by Igor Khristophorov

several internal cleans-up

added support for sending compiled WML

added support for sending encoding information (from the patch submitted by Igor Khristophorov)

added the --numeric-non-ascii option to control whether the non-ASCII characters are converted into numeric entities; off by default

v0.4.2, Saturday, May 12, 2001

non-ASCII characters are now converted to numeric entities

alone ampersand characters are now converted to the corresponding entity

v0.4.2, Tuesday, May 8, 2001

corrected a small bug that prevent proper handling of https URLs

corrected a small mistake in the HTML syntax highlight

changed a few things in the doc

v0.4.1, Saturday, April 21st, 2001

changed the default maximum size of a card to 1,000 bytes

corrected a mistake in the doc

v0.4.1, Sunday, April 1st, 2001

debug mode doesn't use Text::Wrap anymore, it's really too messy. I've written a small function, simple_wrap(), that does what I had in mind

added support for very bad-formed HTML documents (with no HTML or BODY tags)

added the --ignore-images option

v0.4.0, Friday, March 9, 2001

corrected a small bug in doc/Makefile

added a section to the documentation

v0.4.0, Thursday, March 8, 2001

complete update of the documentation

v0.4.0 beta 4, Monday, January 24, 2001

improved the debug mode: now use Text::Wrap to avoid very long lines

v0.4.0 beta 3, Monday, January 22, 2001

corrected the parts of the code that generated the bunch of warnings; some of the bugfixes should speed up the code a little

lowered the default max-card-size value to 1,500 bytes

v0.4.0 beta 2, Saturday, January 20, 2001

added attributes conversion

v0.4.0 beta 1, Friday, January 19, 2001

the software is now correctly packaged, and has a Makefile that checks the system configuration and installs the software and the documentation

changed the link reconstruction engine: it now uses Text::Template, so you can do whatever you want with the links

v0.3.9, Sunday, January 07, 2001

added support to compile WML using the compiler from WML Tools

v0.3.9 beta 1, Tuesday, January 02, 2001

corected a small internal flaw: now, in CGI mode, if the url parameter has no value, use / as a default value

v0.3.8, Saturday, December 30, 2000

corrected a small bug in the link reconstruction engine

the card-split-threshold was not available because of a mistake; this is correctd

the way spaces are collapsed has been changed a little

the no-pre option is now nopre

v0.3.7, Friday, December 29, 2000

corrected a bug when getting the document title

corrected a bug in the text handler (skip mode was ignored)

ampersand characters are now escaped in URLs

added the no-pre option to disable the use of the pre tag

v0.3.6, Saturday, December 23, 2000

cleaned up things in the card splitting process; this correct a bug that could occur in certain circumstances

documentation has been updated

v0.3.5, Saturday, December 23, 2000

dollar caracters are now escaped

added a small HTML syntax highlighting when debugging in CGI mode

several bug corrections and improvments in the syntax correction engine

named HTML entities are now converted to numeric entities, this is safer because direct conversion to Unicode didn't seem to work

corrected the links reconstruction engine

named entities are now also converted when in attributes

v0.3.5 beta 1, Thursday, December 21, 2000

new feature: the size of the cards can be limited using the max-card-size option

v0.3.4, Wednesday, December 20, 2000

corrected a bug in the de-nesting process

added features to the links reconstruction engine

corrected the local file disclosure vulnerability

until now, captions tags were always skipped; now they appears when tables are linearized

v0.3.3, Monday, December 18, 2000

named entities are converted to real Unicode characters

non-breaking spaces (&nbsp;) are converted to spaces

v0.3.3 beta 4, Friday, December 15, 2000

links reconstruction is finalized

v0.3.3 beta 3, Friday, December 15, 2000

added the ascii option to convert entities to US-ASCII

v0.3.3 beta 2, Friday, December 15, 2000

named entities conversion is finalized

v0.3.3 beta 1, Friday, December 14, 2000

added preliminary support for named entities conversion and images support

v0.3.2, Thursday, December 13, 2000

oops! file download was broken in 0.3.1; this is corrected now

ampersand are now coded as &amp; in links

a long standing bug that appeared in some cirumstances has been fixed

v0.3.1, Tuesday, December 12, 2000

added a small SSI-like engine (not heavily tested)

corrected a stupid bug: I forgot to add the line that translate the internal links so that the urls point to the CGI

modification of the user agent signature so that it includes the signature of the original client

rendering of header tags H1, H2 and H3 has been improved

added a links reconstruction engine (currently unfinished)

improved the debug mode when launched from shell

v0.3.0, Sunday, December 10, 2000

the syntax repair engine has been improved and should now be able to correct most usual HTML pages (I hope)

v0.3.0 beta 6, Saturday, December 9, 2000

corrected a stupid bug in the CGI mode

added the debug option

corrected some mistakes in the documentation

added the LINKS section in the documentation

added several improvements and corrected several bugs

v0.3.0 beta 5, Thursday, December 6, 2000

added the collapse option to control whether redundant white space chars are kept or not

added the documentation for the options

v0.3.0 beta 4, Monday, December 4, 2000

added the linearize option (on by default) so that it linearizes tables

normal texts (i.e. not inside <pre> tags) are cleaned by stripping multiples spaces and lines

the syntax repair engine has been rewritten, but it does not work in all cases

v0.3.0 beta 3, Sunday, November 19, 2000

first try to add syntax check/repair

v0.2.3, Saturday, November 18, 2000

added URI translation

v0.2.2, Thursday, November 15, 2000

added XML checker; the output is given to Expat to check that it is well-formed XML. Note that XML::Parser is loaded on demand.

added options support (using Getopt::Long)

v0.2.1, Tuesday, November 14, 20000

cleaned up a few things;

added some attributes to the allow list

added url resolution

v0.2.0, Saturday, November 11, 2000

first functional version; now uses HTML::Parser v3

v0.1.0, Friday, November 10, 2000

prototype version