Comfy 2.8 Release Notes
Post date: Oct 28, 2010 2:50:10 PM
New Features and Improvements:
New OfficeContainer component which is designed for better interaction with MS Office applications/documents;
Ability to register Java COM servers with different usage parameters, such as REGCLS_SINGLEUSE or REGCLS_MULTIPLEUSE;
Automatic activation of OleContainer component with a specified verb when it becomes visible;
Ability to set a record value to Variant;
Added Java COM server example that demonstrates how to implement IConnectionPointContainer interface and how to fire events from the server.
Improvements in Code Generator:
Enhanced command line generator interface; now it allows the same scope of options as the GUI;
Added option for generation stubs for interfaces without explicitly defined parent interface.
Fixed memory leak issue in COM event handling, when a method contains the reference to COM interface;
Fixed memory leak issue in Automation.getDispatchProperty, Automation.setDispatchProperty methods;
Fixed creation of a SafeArray with a structure parameter;
Fixed focus events handling in OleContainer component;
Fix incorrect structure alignment in GUID class;
Fixed the issue with disappearing of PowerPoint 2003 toolbar during resizing of OleContainer;
Fixed OleContainer.destroyObject() method to let embedded Word application unload properly.
Resolved issues in Code Generator:
Fixed generation of incorrect (uncompilable) alises for COM classes;
Fixed several issue when generating stubs with “Prefer Automation” flag;
Corrected generation of import paths to *Impl classes;
Corrected generation of methods with optional parameters:
using typified initializers instead of default Variants;
using Automation calls instead VTBL calls when "Prefer Automation" option is on.
Fixed generation of Java imports when dispinterface is used as the return parameter in generated methods;
Fixed imports for Variant class in when Variant.createUnspecifiedParameter() is used;
Fixed the problem with incorrect prefixes for property getters and setters;
Fixed problem with dummy property getters which return nothing;
Corrected generation of method for dispinterface wrappers (no methods of IUnknown interface added anymore);
Added missing constructors for alias types;
Fixed generation of method stubs that return SafeArray of record type.