Ptolemy II 7.0.1 Limitations
The Ptolemy II 7.0.1 Release notes
list limitations. The Vergil welcome window has a link to
a similar list.
If you find bugs, check the limitations page inside Vergil, then
check this page, and then send email to
ptolemy at eecs berkeley edu.
In your email, please be sure to list
Ptolemy II Bugzilla links
Places to go
See the Ptolemy
page for other bugs.
Windows Installer Limitations
We switched from InstallAnywhere, which was bought by Macrovision,
because we feel we are an open source project and should use open
source software instead of commercial, closed source software from
a copy protection vendor.
We are using IzPack, which is open source and written in Java.
There are a few issues:
I have no idea what prompted this change, it seems really lame.
The code worked fine under Cygwin for many years. It seems like breaking
an important tool such as make only hurts the GNU tools.
For further updates, see
4/26/07: Wile compiling in
I was getting
Process_begin: CreateProcess((null), /usr/bin/gcc -shared
-Wl,--add-stdcall-alias -o testDeux.dll testDeux.c, ...) failed.
The problem was I was running a broken version of make and updating
2/8/07: In HyVisual, the HSIF translater is merely a prototype,
it is not a full implementation of a HSIF translator.
2/8/07: If a parameter name end with an underscore and a number, then
cutting and pasting drops the underscore and number.
2/8/07:On the Mac the Tcl test suite does not actually test anything.
ptjacl starts up, but the files are not read?
The Applet code generator seems to have problems including ptsupport.jar