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** Changes on [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_Gramplets&action=history Gramplets page].
** Changes on [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_Gramplets&action=history Gramplets page].
** Changes on [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_FAQ&action=history FAQ]
** Changes on [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_FAQ&action=history FAQ]
** Changes on [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_Reports&action=history Reports]
** [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_Reports#Records_Report Records report] has been added
** [http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Gramps_3.1_Wiki_Manual_-_Reports#Records_Report Records report] has been added
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Revision as of 17:57, 2 February 2009

The next version 3.1 of GRAMPS will include new features, not just bug fixes.

Towards 3.1

Development of version 3.1 is well under way. Trunk (3.1) is not far from the gramps30 branch.

New Major Features

  • Many new Gramplets [Doug, Reinhard, ....]
  • New reports: records [Reinhard], Place [Gary] #2079
  • New tool: Sort Event [Gary]
  • Notes with markup (bold, italic, underline, fontface, fontsize, fontcolor, highlight, superscript) [Zsolt]
  • Date changes: indication of new year, dual date, calculate age improvements, better slash date support, better calendar support on reports [Doug] (see Dates => changes on gen/lib and DB update) #1834, #2260, #1842, #1834, #2045

Other Features

  • Experimental HtmlView and GeoView. This will not be visible to the user as the code is experimental, but can be activated easily by the user by changing the keys.ini file [Serge, Benny]. #1551
  • Filters [Benny, Peter, Jérôme, Michiel, Gary]: #2465, #2603
    • New Bases for rules (HasGallery, HasLDS, HasNote, HasSource, ChangedSince)
    • Counter on rules using Base (lesser than, greater than, equal to <n>)
    • New rules on primary objects : Event/_HasGallery.py, Event/_HasNote.py, Event/_ChangedSince.py, Event/_HasAttribute.py, Event/_HasData.py, Family/_HasSource.py, Family/_HasGallery.py, Family/_HasNote.py, Family/_HasLDS.py, Family/_ChangedSince.py, MediaObject/_HasAttribute.py, Person/_HasGallery.py (update), Person/_HasSource.py, Person/_HasNote.py (update), Person/_HasLDS.py, Person/_HasAddress.py, Person/_HasAssociation.py, Person/_ChangedSince.py, Person/_NoBirthdate.py, Place/_HasGallery.py, Place/_HasNote.py, Place/_ChangedSince.py, Place/_HasPlace.py (can now search by street), Source/_HasGallery.py, Source/_HasNote.py, Source/_ChangedSince.py, MediaObject/_ChangedSince.py, Note/_ChangedSince.py, Repository/_ChangedSince.py
  • experimental SQLite export [Doug ?]
  • privacy: proxy Note filter (GRAMPS XML, GPKG, GEDCOM, SQLite) [Brian, Robert] nabble, archives
  • unlinked objects proxy: prevents Gramps from exporting objects that are not linked to people filtered for export. [Gary]
  • Add "Export View..." action on Note View #2607
  • Allow "Full screen" size and other UI changes to improve usability on netbooks. [Gary]
  • New preference tabs, displays/manages keys related to dates (still present on .gramps/keys.ini) and displays/manages 'internet maps' for GeoView [Doug, Serge, Benny, ...] #2291, #1551
  • Calculate age on Relationships View [Doug]
  • Move 'View' category to 'text' category or Tools [Brian]
  • Narrated Web improvements: xhtml support, [Stéphane, ...]
  • Web Calendar improvements: xhtml support, year glance, partial year, [...]
  • Christening event on Detailed reports (like baptism) [Brian] #2467
  • 'Unused objects' tool supports Note objects [Gary] #1512, #2055
  • NotRelated moves from Report -> View to Tools->Utilities [Brian]
  • To reload plugin is now on "plugin status" dialog [Brian]
  • Changes on "Uncollected objects" tool [Gary]
  • Changes on report framework:
    • Style and ListOptions improvements [Craig J., Brian]
    • Document options (output) is now at the bottom of dialog. [Brian]
    • Split and move MenuOptions from /PluginUtils to gen/plug/menu [Brian]
    • Categorize /plugins/ to multiples directories (export, import, tool, textreport, etc ...) [Brian]
  • translations: plural forms support [Josip, Jérôme, Benny] #1718, #2657



  • Double check that for all database changes (dates, note markup, etc) that the upgrade works properly, XML import/export plugins have been updated and that the DTD is updated.

General TODO List

  • What about preformatted notes ??