UD6 2.1.05 is the current production release as of October 2013. It incorporates many refinements suggested by customers since the release of UD6 1.03, and continues support for the latest releases of Uniface and SCM/CM tools.
If you are currently using a version of UD6 prior to 1.03 (non-beta) then you must first upgrade to UD6 1.3.xx before upgrading to UD6 2.1.
New to UD6 2.1.05 are:
New to UD6 2.1.03 are:
New to UD6 Option Pack 2.1.01 are:
March Hare appreciate any feedback that you have regarding this release. Please send feedback to: firstname.lastname@example.org
New users should use UD6 2.1.05 as your first installation.
Existing users should plan to upgrade to UD6 2.1.05 as soon as possible. If you anticipate migrating after June 2004 then you should use UD6 1.3.15 or later until you are able to migrate to 2.1.05.
UD6 2.1 has different default settings than UD6 1.03 so it may be necessary to alter the USYS$UD6_PARAMS in your ASN file to ensure that UD6 2.1 behaves similar to UD6 1.03. Refer to the ASN Settings for Upgrading for details.
If you are using the UD6 Option Pack and intend to use the MAKE / Buld Management features then it will be necessary to check out all forms and compile them to create the initial Makefile. You can use the USYS$UD6_PARAMS=makefiles setting to specify various options.
There are two migration paths for moving your source code from earlier versions of UD6:
March Hare strongly recommend migrating your existing setup and functionality - not the new features, unless one of the new features is particularly helpful for your installation.
Guide to Installing UD6/CMtool driver.
Difficulties with the new installer
UD6 Troubleshooting Guide
How the driver works (includes a section on the file format)
How to use the driver with a configuration management solution
How to migrate from UVCS
How to use the driver to load CSV files with LONG fields
Using UD6 for EDI/XML Data Interchange
National Language Support in UD6/CMtool.
Where to get more information
How to get support
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