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Beyond Compare

4.1.5.21031

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 3/22/2016.

This is the trial version of Beyond Compare. It will work for 30 days, and after that it requires a license.

To install Beyond Compare, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install beyondcompare --version 4.1.5.21031

To upgrade Beyond Compare, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade beyondcompare --version 4.1.5.21031

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $LCID = (Get-Culture).LCID
    $german = @(3079,1031,5127,4103,2055)
    $french = @(2060,11276,3084,9228,12300,1036,5132,13324,6156,14348,10252,4108,7180)
    $version = '4.1.5.21031'
    if ($german -contains $LCID)
    {
        $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-de-'+$version+'.exe'
    }
    elseif ($french -contains $LCID)
    {
        $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-fr-'+$version+'.exe'
    }
    else
    {
        $url = 'http://www.scootersoftware.com/BCompare-'+$version+'.exe'
    }
    Install-ChocolateyPackage 'beyondcompare' 'exe' '/SP- /VERYSILENT /NORESTART' $url
    
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'beyondcompare'
    $packageSearch = "Beyond Compare"
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    Get-ItemProperty -Path @('HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                             'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                             'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*' ) `
                     -ErrorAction:SilentlyContinue `
    | Where-Object { $_.DisplayName -like "$packageSearch*" } `
    | ForEach-Object { Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                                   -FileType "$installerType" `
                                                   -SilentArgs "$($silentArgs)" `
                                                   -File "$($_.UninstallString)" `
                                                   -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }

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Dependencies

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Scooter Software

Copyright

© 1996-2015 Scooter Software Inc

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Release Notes

4.1.5.21031 - March 18, 2016

Notable Changes
  • Fixed copying/moving files between disks/partitions/servers not working or not preserving DOS 8.3 names, NTFS ACLs, creation dates, or Unix xattrs. (Broken in 4.1.4)
  • Windows: Fixed support for adding files with non-ASCII filenames to zip archives.
  • Added INCLUDE-EMPTY option to scripting SNAPSHOT command.
  • OS X/Linux: Added/fixed support for Unix mode within zip archives.
Archives
  • OS X/Linux: Added support for modifying Unix mode in zip archives.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed reading/writing Unix mode within zip archives.
  • Windows: Fixed support for adding files with non-ASCII filenames to zip archives.
Cloud Services
  • Fixed support for Amazon S3 buckets in Frankfurt and Seoul regions.
Folder Compare
  • Fixed copying/moving files between disks/partitions/servers not working or not preserving DOS 8.3 names, NTFS ACLs, creation dates, or Unix xattrs. (Broken in 4.1.4)
  • Fixed folders being incorrectly treated as successfully loaded if enumerating their contents failed part way through.
  • Fixed error handling during folder loads so transient network errors no longer treat the folder as deleted.
FTP
  • Fixed support for connection to SSH servers that have disabled diffie-hellman-*-sha1 key exchange algorithms.
Home View
  • Fixed painting bug when pinning or unpinning session management on Home view.
Installer
  • Linux: Fixed "Check for Updates" support on .deb based installs.
  • Linux: Fixed x86_64.tar.gz incorrectly installing to /usr/lib32 on CentOS 7.
Misc
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed button order and default buttons for various dialogs.
  • Linux: Fixed drag and drop of file with non-ASCII characters in their filenames.
  • Fixed high DPI support of various images.
Portable Devices (MTP)
  • Windows: Fixed intermittent folder load errors on a Philips GoGear MP3 player.
  • Windows: Fixed "Element not found" errors when deleting files on a Philips GoGear MP3 player.
Scripting
  • Added INCLUDE-EMPTY option to scripting SNAPSHOT command.
Crashes
  • Windows: Fixed crash when deleting using an external application to delete an unbuilt folder on an MTP device.
  • Windows: Fixed crash when renaming folders within archives.
  • Windows: Fixed crash when deleting a file on an MTP device while it's open in a file view.
  • Fixed Text Patch crash using "Cut" app command.
  • Fixed Hex Compare crash when typing in gap in the ANSI panel in overwrite mode.
  • OS X/Linux: Fixed crash when loading malformed Unicode data in the Text Compare/Table Compare.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Beyond Compare 4.2.9.20190508 1957 Wednesday, May 8, 2019 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.9.23626 6702 Wednesday, January 16, 2019 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.8.23479 4125 Tuesday, October 30, 2018 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.7.23425 649 Friday, October 26, 2018 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.6.23150 5561 Saturday, July 14, 2018 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.5.23088 2004 Saturday, June 16, 2018 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.4.22795 8006 Wednesday, January 31, 2018 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.3.22587 7047 Thursday, August 31, 2017 approved
Beyond Compare 4.2.2.22384 3486 Saturday, May 20, 2017 approved
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