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Changes in version 5.0.4 (Oct 20, 2019)

Enhancements

  • Enhanced the command line interface for SnapGene Viewer to allow accepting the End User License Agreement and to display installation instructions.

Fixes

  • Prevented ")" characters from being appended to filenames when saving on Windows while using SnapGene in Japanese.
    (Reported by Genta Ito)
  • Fixed a bug that affected reading of some text formats, including primer lists.
    (Reported by Lauri Lintott)
  • Ensured that file handles are closed when documents are closed.
    (Reported by Genta Ito)
  • Addressed an issue that prevented the application from starting up on some Windows computers.
    (Reported by Rachel Gannon and Javier Navarro)
  • Enabled GenBank .gbff and GenPept .gpff file extensions to be associated with SnapGene.
    (Requested by John Osei)
  • Resolved various rendering issues with alignments.
    (Reported by Leonid Valentovich)
  • Fixed various issues with computing alignments to a reference sequence.
    (Reported by Patrick Smits and Devin Strickland)
  • Corrected printing of special characters on Windows.
    (Reported by Kengo Adachi)
  • Improved the default collection name when importing GenBank, GenPept, and other archive formats.
  • Addressed an issue that prevented the application from starting up on GCC 4.8-based Linux distributions.