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19-AUG-2013  New versions of a number of open source libraries and applications (GNU Calendar 3.6.3, LibPNG 1.6.3, LibSPopC 0.13, TIFF 4.0.3).
19-SEP-2012  New versions of a number of open source libraries (Freetype 2.4.10, LibNova 0.15.0, LibXpm 3.5.10).
28-JUN-2012  QCEV, QDSB, and QUAI now also available for OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1.
25-JUN-2012  QAPQ (0.3) now also available for OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1.
LibPNG 1.5.9 ported to OpenVMS.
20-MAR-2012  New versions of QAPQ (0.3), QCEV (2.3), and QDSB (1.4).
19-MAR-2012  A number of changes to the 'Open Source' section.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (FFTW 3.3.1, Freetype 2.4.9, Jpeg 8d, LibSPopC 0.11, LibXpm 3.5.9, ZLib 1.2.6).
A number of changes to the 'Freeware' section.
  • A new version of the OSU web server (3.11).
  • A new version of the WASD web server (10.1.0).
  • A new version of VERB (2.4-1).
23-DEC-2011 QEXT V0.2 (with QDDDS included) released as freeware (see Products).
 2-MAR-2011  We moved. For the new coordinates, see Contact Us.
23-DEC-2010  A number of changes to the 'Open Source' section.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (Freetype 2.4.3, GNU libavl 2.0.3, Jbig2dec 0.11, Jpeg 8b, LibPNG 1.4.4, TIFF 3.9.4, ZLib 1.2.5).
  • New versions of BZip2 (1.0.6), GNU Calendar (3.6), and GNU Zip (1.4 (beta)).
QDSB V1.3 (Directory Sorted By...), QmSaver V7.9 (DECwindows Motif screensaver), and QUAI 1.9 released as freeware.
30-DEC-2009  A number of changes to the 'Open Source' section.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (Jpeg 7, LibXpm 3.5.8, Freetype 2.3.11, ICClib 2.11, FFTW 3.2.12, LibPNG 1.2.40, TIFF 3.9.2, Mesa3d 7.6, LibSPopC 0.11).
  • New version of GNU Zip (1.3.13 (beta)).
QDSB V1.2 (Directory Sorted By...), and QmSaver V7.7 (DECwindows Motif screensaver) released as freeware; other products readied for OpenVMS V8.4.
20-AUG-2009  A number of changes to the 'Open Source' section.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (LibNova 0.13.0, LibPNG 1.2.37, LibSPopC 0.10.2, Mesa3d 7.4.4).
  • New version of GNU Zip 1.3.12 (beta).
11-JUN-2009  A number of changes and additions to the 'Open Source' section.
  • FFTW 3.2.1 (Fastest Fourier Transform in the West) ported to OpenVMS.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (FreeType 2.3.9, Jbig2dec 0.10, JbigKit 2.0).
  • New versions of applications (Info-Zip's UnZip 6.0, Info-Zip's Zip 3.0).
QDSB V1.1 (Directory Sorted By...), QJPI V2.4 (Job & Process Info), and QmSaver V7.6 (DECwindows Motif screensaver) released as freeware.
 5-FEB-2009 OpenVMS freeware has its own page.
21-NOV-2008 Added the 'Made in Flanders' sign.
 3-JUN-2008 GD 2.0.35, JasPer 1.900.1, LibPNG 1.2.29 and Xpm 3.5.7 ported to OpenVMS (see the 'Open Source' section).
 4-JAN-2008 Ferry Bolhár's CLUE extension to SDA for OpenVMS VAX included in the 'Open Source' section.
 2-JAN-2008 QmSaver V7.4 released as freeware (see Products).
 6-DEC-2007 QJPI V2.3 and QUAI V1.6 released as freeware; QTC V2.4 (bugfix release) (see Products).
 2-NOV-2007 QAPQ V0.2, QDSB V0.4, QTC V2.3 and version 7.3 of the QmSaver screensaver released as freeware (see Products).
 3-OCT-2007 Mesa3D 6.5.2 ported to OpenVMS.
 4-MAY-2007 QAPQ V0.1, and version 7.0 of the QmSaver screensaver released as freeware (see Products).
20-MAR-2007 QPDL V0.1 released as freeware (see Products).
 4-NOV-2006 QDSB V0.1 released as freeware (see Products).
10-JUL-2006  A number of additions and changes to the 'Open Source' section.
  • New versions of a number of libraries (FreeType 2.2.1, LibPNG 1.2.10, LibSPopC 0.7.2).
  • New versions of applications (GNU Zip 1.3.3 (beta), Info-Zip's Zip 2.32, SunClock 3.56, WASD web server 9.1.4).
  • New freeware libraries by Quadratrix (LibPing 2.0 (callable 'ping'), LibQint64 1.0 (a library for 64-bit arithmetic)).
 7-MAR-2006 TIFF library added to the 'Open Source' section.
 2-FEB-2006 Website restyled.
15-SEP-2005 QJPI V1.5 released.
 1-AUG-2005 QSPI V1.0 released.
 5-APR-2005 OSU DECthreads web server ported to Integrity.
 3-APR-2005 Reorganized the 'Open Source' section.
 8-MAR-2005 Updated some products.
21-OCT-2004 Added LibPNG 1.2.7 and GD 2.0.28 to the Open Source material.
29-SEP-2004 QTC V1.3 now available for OpenVMS I64 E8.2.
21-SEP-2004 Our rx2600 now runs OpenVMS I64 E8.2 (field test).
16-SEP-2004 Added 'Sunclock' and 'LibSPopC' to the Open Source material.
16-AUG-2004 Joined the OpenVMS Gurus Webring.
 6-MAY-2004 More Open Source material (see Products).
24-FEB-2004 Joined the OpenVMS WebRing.
16-JAN-2004 Announcement of Open Source material (see Products).
15-JAN-2004 Announcement of QSPI (see Products).
 5-MAY-2003 New version of QmSaver.
 7-NOV-2001 E-mail addresses changed.
 2-OCT-2001 New layout.


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