AmiBroker 6.11.0 BETA Read Me
March 13, 2016 20:33
THIS IS A BETA VERSION OF THE SOFTWARE. EXPECT
Backup your data files and entire AmiBroker folder
First you need to have full version of AmiBroker 6.10 installed. Then just
run the BETA installer and follow the instructions.
Then run AmiBroker. You should see "AmiBroker 6.11.0" written
in the About box.
See CHANGE LOG below for detailed list of changes. Note that only changes
that affect end-user directly are listed here. Internal code changes/refactoring
is usually not mentioned.
CHANGES FOR VERSION 6.11.0 (as compared to 6.10.0)
- AFL: added formatDateTimeISO for ISO formatting regardless of locale settings,
Filter = 1;
AddColumn( DateTime(), "DT
ISO", formatDateTimeISO ); // generate a date/time
column that is always in ISO format regardless of regional settings in Windows
MxFromString was slow on very large matrices (>100000 cells) due
to poor performance of strtod function from Microsoft C runtime. Now MxFromString
does not use it and is even 1000 times faster on 100K+ cell matrices (5ms
- ASCII importer can now be even 20 times faster when importing NEW
(non existing) data that were oddly sorted (like for example in reverse order
dates instead of ascending).
- ASCII importer is now twice as fast when updating
already existing quotes thanks to using in-house code instead of msvcrt functions.
Fibonacci maximum user-definable level increased to 9000% (from 1000%)
processing is forced now every 125 ms (instead of 250ms) in Analysis window
to update UI components more frequently under heavy CPU load
- Ruin stop is
identified by Short(ruin) / Sell(ruin) instead of Short(6) / Sell(6)
splash screen is displayed a little sooner now and some pre-loading of editor
components is done at start to save time to open editor later
- When there were
thousands of files in "Formulas" folder opening
editor for the first time could take some time. Now this time is significantly
If you experience any problem with this beta version please send detailed
description of the problem (especially the steps needed to reproduce it) to
support at amibroker.com