Version descriptions

24.2

  • Use ordering=out on family nodes to try to control the order of children nodes
  • Fix crash on non-existing root family

7.6

  • Fix crash on non-int line start
  • Fix crash on invalid utf-8 lines

7.5

  • new config option: direction (defaults to both, can be child)

7.4

  • Fail nicer when the specified root family doesn't exist
  • Document expected image location

7.3

  • Resolves: gh#179 show date of marriage for a family

7.2

  • Better support for GenoPro-generated GED files (Andreas Hrubak)
  • Keep aspect ratio of images in the PDF output with long names (humaita)
  • New --relpath option to use relative paths when referring to images
  • Specify the font used for text explicitly to improve centering
  • Better handling of death-only dates
  • Add --birthformat option
  • Switch to svg placeholders
  • Add icon for marriage

7.1

  • Rewritten ged2dot to use BFS for graph traversal (much more robust, though some incompatible old options are now ignored)
  • Resolves: gh#19 fix infinite recursive stack in Individual.str and Family.str
  • Resolves: gh#13 marrying cousins is now handled
  • Comes with a qged2dot GUI (packaged as DMG for macOS, MSI for Windows)

7.0

  • tested with LibreOffice 7.0
  • pylint fixes
  • Use sys.stderr.write instead of print to print errors (Colin Chargy)
  • add better error handling and error out on lack of rc file (Doug Hughes)

6.0

  • fixed to work with 64-bit LibreOffice

0.8

  • fixed to work with LibreOffice 6.1

0.7

  • minor fixes, tested with LibreOffice 5.4

0.6

  • two layout fixes, tested with LibreOffice 5.1

0.5

  • pylint fixes, tested with LibreOffice 4.4

0.4

  • New 'layout = Descendants' configuration key to show descendants, not ancestors of the root family.

  • Next to "M" and "F", "U" is now accepted as a sex.

  • Ancestors layout now handles if the root family has children.

  • Mac instructions.

0.3

  • Handle UTF-8 BOM at the beginning of .ged files
  • Fixed layout crash on missing previous parent

0.2

  • Initial LibreOffice extension

0.1

  • Initial release