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    1 2020-10-12: Version 7.4.2
    2 
    3   * New Friulian translation of the messages.
    4   * Updated Dutch, German, Serbian, Traditional Chinese, and Ukrainian
    5     translations.
    6 
    7 2019-09-24: Version 7.4.1
    8 
    9   * Updated Danish, German, Hungarian, Japanese and Ukranian translations.
   10   * Code cleanup.
   11 
   12 2017-10-10: Version 7.4.0
   13 
   14   * New option --allow-chown to allow file ownership change
   15     in old file mode. Option --no-allow-chown does the opposite.
   16   * Code cleanup.
   17 
   18 2017-07-04: Version 7.3.5
   19 
   20   * New flag 0 for option -i, --info. End information lines with a null
   21     character instead of a newline character, enabling correct file name
   22     interpretation when flag c is used.
   23   * Don't print leading spaces when option -i with flag c is used.
   24   * Code cleanup.
   25   * Manual update.
   26   * Translation updates.
   27 
   28 2016-05-24: Version 7.3.4 
   29 
   30   * Safer temporary file creation on Windows.
   31   * Code cleanup.
   32   * Updated translations.
   33 
   34 2016-02-13: Version 7.3.3
   35   * Fixed printing of East-Asian text on Windows with an East-Asian regional
   36     setting.
   37   * Fixed printing text in unicode UTF-16 mode on Windows, so that when
   38     it is redirected to a file, a correct UTF-16 file is created.
   39   * New flags h (print header) and p (show file names without path) for
   40     option -i, --info
   41 
   42 2015-11-20: Version 7.3.2
   43 
   44   * New: Swedish translation of messages and manual.
   45   * Updated: Danish and Brazilian Portuguese translations.
   46   * Fix: The -iso option was misinterpreted as a corrupted -i option.
   47   * Fix: Compilation for MSYS 1.
   48 
   49 2015-09-30: Version 7.3.1
   50 
   51   * New: Simplified Chinese translation of messages and manual.
   52   * Fix: Compilation error "'wchar_t' undeclared" when Unicode support is disabled.
   53   * Fix: Compilation errors when MinGW compiler was used (MinGW-w64 was OK). 
   54 
   55 2015-08-24: Version 7.3
   56 
   57   * New: Unicode file name support on Windows.
   58   * Fix: Options -ul and -ub caused option -i to report wrong BOM for no_bom.
   59 
   60 2015-07-01: Version 7.2.3
   61 
   62   * Fix: Check for file I/O errors while reading input files, and added
   63     a few missing checks while writing output files.
   64   * Fix: Compilation for msys.
   65 
   66 2015-05-22: Version 7.2.2
   67 
   68   * Fix: Fixed symlink support on FreeBSD.
   69   * Fix: Skip GB18030 test on FreeBSD.
   70   * Fix: When conversion of an UTF-16 file with binary symbols was forced,
   71     null characters were not written in the output.
   72   * Fix: Check UTF-16 input for invalid surrogate pairs.
   73 
   74 2015-04-01: Version 7.2.1
   75 
   76   * Fix: Skip the GB18030 tests when the system does not support the
   77     Chinese locale with GB18030 character encoding.
   78   * Fix: Small corrections in the manual in section GB18030 and OPTIONS -m.
   79 
   80 2015-02-11: Version 7.2
   81 
   82   * New: Japanese translation of the UI messages.
   83   * New: Support Chinese GB18030 locale.
   84   * Change: On Unix/Linux convert UTF-16 to the locale encoding. It is
   85     no longer required that the locale encoding is UTF-8.
   86 
   87 2014-10-06: Version 7.1
   88 
   89   * New: Option -i, --info to print file information.
   90     This new option prints number of DOS, Unix, and Mac line breaks, the byte
   91     order mark, and if the file is text or binary. And it can print the names
   92     of files that would be converted.
   93 
   94 2014-09-09: Version 7.0
   95 
   96   * New: automated self-tests.
   97   * New: option -u to keep UTF-16 encoding.
   98   * New: option -v to print information about BOMs and converted line breaks.
   99   * Change: stdio mode does not automatically set quiet mode.
  100   * Change: stdio mode does not automatically force conversion of binaries.
  101     An error is returned when the stdin stream contains a binary symbol.
  102   * Bugfix: dos2unix -l created DOS line breaks from Mac line breaks.
  103   * Bugfix: system error number was not always returned.
  104   * Bugfix: an Unicode input file disabled 7bit and iso mode for next input files.
  105   * Bugfix: mac2unix help text, options -b and -r.
  106   * The code has been cleaned up.
  107 
  108 2014-08-03: Version 6.0.6
  109 
  110   * Bugfix: mac2unix conversion produced corrupted output from UTF-16 input file.
  111   * New options -b (keep BOM) and -r (remove BOM).
  112   * New translation of the UI messages: Norwegian Bokmaal.
  113 
  114 2014-04-17: Version 6.0.5
  115 
  116   * Dos2unix is part of the Translation Project (TP).
  117     All translations go via the Translation Project.
  118     See http://translationproject.org/
  119   * New translations of UI messages: Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese (traditional),
  120     Danish, French, Hungarian, Polish, Serbian, Ukrainian, Vietnamese.
  121   * New translations of the manual: Brazilian Portuguese, French, German,
  122     Polish, Ukrainian.
  123   * Generated man pages are included in the source package to prevent
  124     compilation problems with very old or very new perl/pod2man versions.
  125   * Manuals are now generated from gettext PO files with po4a for easier
  126     translation.
  127   * All manuals are now in UTF-8 encoding.
  128   * Skip symbolic links on Windows by default (same as on Unix).
  129 
  130 2013-12-30: Version 6.0.4
  131 
  132   * New options -ul and -ub to convert UTF-16 files without BOM.
  133   * New Russian translation of the messages.
  134   * Build 32 bit Windows binaries with Large File Support (LFS)
  135     by using mingw-w64 for 32 bit Windows.
  136   * When a binary symbol is encountered the value is printed.
  137 
  138 2013-01-25: Version 6.0.3
  139 
  140   * Source code compiles with Microsoft Visual C.
  141   * Print system error when writing output fails.
  142 
  143 2012-09-06: Version 6.0.2
  144 
  145   * The locale encoding detection has been fixed when NLS was disabled.
  146   * Print line number when a binary symbol is found.
  147   * Updated makefiles for Watcom C, and added a new one for OS/2.
  148 
  149 2012-07-25: Version 6.0.1
  150 
  151   * Update Spanish translations.
  152   * Update manual.
  153 
  154 2012-05-06: Version 6.0
  155 
  156   * Conversion of Windows UTF-16 files to Unix UTF-8 files.
  157   * Conversion of Unix UTF-8 files to Windows UTF-8 files with byte
  158     order mark.
  159 
  160 2012-03-10: Version 5.3.3
  161 
  162   * Enabled wildcard expansion for all versions.
  163   * Fixed a compilation error when debug was enabled.
  164 
  165 2012-01-27: Version 5.3.2
  166 
  167   * New homepage URL: http://waterlan.home.xs4all.nl/dos2unix.html
  168   * Compiles for native MSYS.
  169   * Compile with OpenWatcom for DOS32 and Win32.
  170   * Detect code page on OS/2.
  171   * Support wild cards on OS/2.
  172 
  173 2011-08-09: Version 5.3.1
  174 
  175   * Spanish translation of messages and manual.
  176   * File ownership is maintained in old file mode (Unix only).
  177   * Dos2unix and Unix2dos share the same language files.
  178   * Code cleanup.
  179 
  180 2011-04-26: Version 5.3
  181 
  182   * Improved handling of symbolic links. New options -F, -R, -S.
  183   * Improved handling and reporting of errors.
  184   * Source code improvements for Cygwin. Behave exactly as on Linux.
  185   * New option --. Treat all following options as file names.
  186 
  187 2011-03-04: Version 5.2.1
  188 
  189   * PDF and PostScript generation is optional. No default dependency on
  190     GhostScript and Groff.
  191   * Enable optional Large File Support (LFS).
  192   * Esperanto x-notation is optional. No longer installation of non-standard
  193     locale 'eo-x'.
  194   * Improved error messages.
  195 
  196 2011-01-31: Version 5.2
  197 
  198   * ISO conversion mode supports same DOS code pages as SunOS dos2unix does:
  199       CP437 (US), CP850 (Western European), CP860 (Portuguese),
  200       CP863 (French Canadian), and CP865 (Nordic).
  201   * ISO conversion mode supports Windows code page CP1252 (Western).
  202   * SunOS compatible options -ascii, -iso, -7, -437, -850, -860, -863, and -865.
  203   * Active code page detection for ISO mode.
  204   * Fixed ISO conversion of non-breaking space (NBSP).
  205   * ISO and 7bit mode can be used in Mac mode.
  206   * Treat ASCII Form Feed control characters as valid text.
  207   * Update manual pages.
  208   * Don't include generated documentation files in Unix source package.
  209   * Create a source package in DOS text format.
  210 
  211 2010-08-18: Version 5.1.1
  212 
  213   * Added Dutch translation of the manual.
  214   * Win64 port.
  215   * Win32 binary package uses patched MinGW's libintl, with builtin
  216   * relocation support.
  217   * Support compilation in DOSBox (8.3 file names where needed).
  218   * Fixed compilation on Darwin OS.
  219 
  220 2010-04-03: Version 5.1
  221 
  222   * Esperanto translations have been added.
  223   * Ports to 16 bit DOS have been made.
  224   * Command-line options can be set in stdio mode.
  225   * Bugfix dos2unix MAC mode: Don't change DOS line endings.
  226   * Create stubs for DOS32 versions of mac2unix and unix2mac.
  227   * Localization information has been added to the manual.
  228   * Man pages have been merged.
  229   * Man page generation from Perl POD file.
  230 
  231 
  232 2010-02-16: Version 5.0
  233 
  234   * Dos2unix and Unix2dos have been bundled in a single package.
  235   * German translations have been added.
  236   * Dos2unix -l --newline also works in MAC mode.
  237   * Unix2dos also got option -l, --newline.
  238   * Added MAC mode to Unix2dos: Convert Unix line endings to Mac line endings.
  239   * Cleanup of messages and manual.
  240 
  241 2010-01-24: Version 4.1.2
  242 
  243   * Preserves file modes in new file mode.
  244 
  245 2010-01-21: Version 4.1.1
  246 
  247   * Fixes a compilation problem on FreeBSD.
  248 
  249 2009-12-28: Version 4.1
  250 
  251     Automatically skips binary and non-regular files,
  252     and the ISO mode has been cleaned up (see ChangeLog).
  253 
  254 2009-12-21: Version 4.0.1
  255 
  256     Adds a port to OS/2 Warp. Two wrong conversions in ISO mode
  257     have been fixed. The manual page has been updated.
  258 
  259 2009-12-15: Version 4.0
  260 
  261     Adds internationalisation (Native Language Support, NLS). A Dutch
  262     translation has been added. Ports to Windows and DOS have been made.
  263     The problem in DOS/Windows stdio mode has been fixed. The manual has
  264     been updated.
  265