21 September 2011

"SSL Library" errors, preliminary fix

If you're getting "SSL Library" errors in Opus, there's a preliminary fix you can try here:

This has worked for everyone who has tried it & reported back so far, but it is also hot off the compiler so it has not yet been fully tested.

9 September 2011

Directory Opus now available

Directory Opus is now available as a free update for all Directory Opus 10 users.

You can download the update via the GPSoftware website, or use the Check For Program Updates command in the program's Help menu.

This update includes everything from the 10.0.1.x beta versions:This update also includes the following new changes:
  • The new Opus 10 help file (manual) is now complete and included. (Use the Help menu or F1 key to view the built-in copy. You can also view the online version, or download the PDF version for printing.)
  • Google Desktop Search support was broken.
  • With the copy queue enabled, Copy AS / Move AS now asks for new filenames (or rename pattern) when the operation is queued rather than when the job starts running.
  • Automated Find commands (those that use both NAME and IN arguments to automate the Find function) no longer inherit the previous settings of the Find dialog.
  • SetAttr META * no longer modifies the file timestamps if this is disabled in Preferences.
  • The Folder Options Save For All Folders + Layouts & Folder Tabs command did not correctly update folder tab groups.
  • Prefs PAGE=imageshack now opens the correct page.
  • Fixed problem where only the first file would be extracted from a zip file when the contents of the archive were dropped on the desktop.
  • Fixed problem where metadata added to PDF files generated by GhostScript would not be recognised in other programs.

2 September 2011

Opus 10 manual in PDF format

The Opus 10 manual is now also available in PDF format, for those who wish to print it out.

Make sure you have plenty of paper as it's 720 pages!