Saxonica: SaxonC release notes

SaxonC release notes

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Maintenance release version 12.3

Released on 4 July 2023

SaxonC 12 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Documented changes in the release:

For a full list of bug fixes in this SaxonC release, see the bug tracker database.

Maintenance release version 12.2

Released on 2 May 2023

SaxonC 12 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Documented changes in the release:

For a full list of bug fixes in this SaxonC release, see the bug tracker database.

Maintenance release version 12.1

Released on 21 March 2023

SaxonC 12 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Documented changes in the release:

For a full list of bug fixes in this SaxonC release, see the bug tracker database.

Major release version 12.0

Released on 12 January 2023

SaxonC 12 is built from SaxonJ 12 using GraalVM Native Image 22.3.0, available on Linux, MacOS and Windows.

As previously, SaxonC is available in three editions: SaxonC-HE (open-source), SaxonC-PE and SaxonC-EE (commercial products). SaxonC runs on the C/C++ platform (C++ 14 minimum), with extensions for the PHP and Python programming languages.

As well as upgrading the version of SaxonJ that SaxonC is built from, a number of other changes have been made, and several bugs have been fixed in the new release.

Documented changes in the release:

For a full list of bug fixes in this SaxonC release, see the bug tracker database.

Maintenance release version 11.6

Released on 24 August 2023

SaxonC 11 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

No SaxonC specific bug fixes in this release. See the main Saxon bug tracker for other fixes.

Maintenance release version 11.5

Released on 8 February 2023

SaxonC 11 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Bug fixes:

Maintenance release version 11.4

Released on 28 July 2022

SaxonC 11 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Bug fixes:

Maintenance release version 11.3

Released on 28 March 2022

SaxonC 11 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Bug fixes:

Maintenance release version 11.2

Released on 18 February 2022

SaxonC 11 maintenance release for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

Bug fixes:

Major release version 11.1

Released on 1 February 2022

SaxonC 11 is the first major release of SaxonC in over two years, available on Linux, MacOS and Windows. The first release in this series is 11.1, which is built from SaxonJ 11.1, also released in February 2022. For the first time, this brings Saxon on C/C++, PHP, and Python up to date with the latest releases on the Java and .NET platforms. Note that the version numbering has been changed to reflect this: for SaxonC, series 11 follows series 1.2.

As previously, SaxonC is available in three editions: SaxonC-HE (open-source), SaxonC-PE and SaxonC-EE (commercial products).

As well as upgrading the version of SaxonJ that SaxonC is built from, a number of other changes have been made, and several bugs have been fixed in the new release.

Documented changes in the release:

Maintenance release version 1.2.1 of the 1.2 series

Released on 28 October 2019

This is a maintenance release of Saxon/C on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release.

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Major release version 1.2.0

Released on 16 October 2019

This is a major release of Saxon/C on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. With this release, support for the Python language is also now available, in addition to the C/C++ and PHP languages already supported. Saxon/C is available in the following products: Saxon-HE/C, Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

Documented changes in the release:

Maintenance release version 1.1.2 of the 1.1 series

Released on 21 February 2019

This is a maintenance release of Saxon/C on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. In this release we have the following Saxon/C products: Saxon-HE/C, Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

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Major release version 1.1.0

Released on 27 September 2017

This is a major release of Saxon/C on Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. In this release we have the following Saxon/C products: Saxon-HE/C, Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

Documented changes in the release:

Maintenance release version 1.0.2 of the 1.0 series

Released on 5 August 2016

This release is a significant one in that the Mac OS X release is out in addition to the Linux version.

The Windows version will follow shortly. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in this release. The fixes applies to the products Saxon-HE/C, Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

Bug fixes in this release:

Maintenance release version 1.0.1 of the 1.0 series

Released on 7 April 2016

This is the first maintenance release of the Saxon/C 1.0 series on Linux only. Windows version will follow shortly. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in this release. The fixes applies to the products Saxon-HE/C, Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

Bug fixes in this release:

Major release version 1.0.0

Released on 5 February 2016

This is the first major Release of Saxon/C on Linux only. Windows version will follow shortly. We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. What is important in this release is the addition of the commercial products to Saxon/C. Namely Saxon-PE/C and Saxon-EE/C

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Beta release version 0.3.1

Released on 28 June 2014

We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. This release is a much more stable and robust product than previous releases therefore we have deemed it a beta release.

Documented changes in the release:

Alpha release version 0.2

Released on 14 March 2014

We have made a number of changes and fixed several bugs in the new release. In some cases a complete redesign of classes and structure. We hope this release is much more robust and closer to a usable product. We have added some handy use cases in the samples directory primarily as PHP code.

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First alpha release version 0.1

Released on 28 November 2013

Please use the help forums and bug trackers at saxonica.plan.io if you need help or advice.