A.06.30 Release Notes
The following enhancements are implemented with the A.06.30 release:
- Windows 2000 compatibility
Eloquence A.06.30 has been enhanced to support Windows 2000.
The installation program now uses the new Microsoft Installer engine
on all Windows versions.
- Enhanced numeric precision with REAL numbers
Precision of REAL numbers has been enhanced from 12 to 14 digits.
- Virtual terminal capabilities added for the Linux platform
The eloq program which provides virtual terminals (forground/
background tasks) has been ported to the Linux platform.
- Modified lock handling during transactions
When using database locks and transactions an unlock is now delayed
until the database transaction is finished (either committed or
This makes it easier to adopt database transactions with existing
software and avoids possible interactions between transactions and
database locks by applications which may result in a deadlock.
- Preliminary support for Eastern European Windows versions
On the 32bit Windows platform, Eloquence A.06.30 includes limited
support to be used with Eastern European Windows versions.
- Support for additional terminal types (Linux/HP-UX)
Terminal adaptions included with Eloquence A.06.30 have been enhanced
and support for the xterm terminal type has been added.
- User names are displayed in eloqdb6 status
The operating system user names are included in both the http status
display and the dbctl output. Previous Eloquence versions only
provided the name of the eloqdb6 login.
- eloqcore -nb commandline option
The -nb or -quiet command line option to eloqcore can be used
- Fixed problems
- Known problems
Installation of patches for Eloquence A.06.30 is mandantory.
Please check the Eloquence web site for recent patches.
Please report any comments, suggestions or problems to the
(send an email message to
email@example.com or use
Form on the Eloquence web site.)