History

4.0

01 Jan 2019

Switch to pkgutil namespace technique for the jaraco namespace.

3.9.2

25 Sep 2018

  • #14: Ensure handle is closed in filesystem.get_file_info.

3.9.1

16 Apr 2018

  • #13: Fixed TypeError on Python 3 in clipboard.get_html().

3.9

01 Feb 2018

  • Added new module jaraco.windows.filesystem.backports with realpath backport from issue9949-v4.patch.

3.8.1

04 Jan 2018

  • #11: jaraco.windows.api.filesystem now relies on ctypes.wintypes.WIN32_FIND_DATAW, avoiding conflict with scandir.

3.8

29 Dec 2017

  • #10: Added new method to jaraco.windows.filesystem:
    • samefile: backport of os.path.samefile from Python 3.2 with Windows support for Python 2.7.

3.7.1

26 Dec 2017

  • Fixed AttributeError in get_final_path.

3.7

26 Apr 2017

  • Update reference to path.Path for compatibility with path.py 10.
  • Configured project to use AppVeyor for tests.

3.6.3

27 Aug 2016

  • Re-release using pypi.org to avoid caching issues.

3.6.2

27 Aug 2016

  • Issue #8: Correct argtype to c_size_t in GlobalAlloc. Better aligns with advertised API and improves Python version support.

3.6.1

21 Jul 2016

  • Issue #7: Added declarations of arguments and result types to some ctypes calls, correcting intermittent test failures.

3.6

29 Jan 2016

  • Moved hosting to Github.

3.5

18 Nov 2015

  • Issue #6: Fix TypeError in os.readlink.
  • Updated project skeleton to include documentation and wheel releases.

3.4.1

10 Nov 2015

  • Issue #5: Fix ValueError in mmap memory copy routine on 32-bit systems.

3.4

16 Jun 2015

  • Add set_html function to clipboard module.

3.3

08 May 2015

3.2

26 Feb 2015

  • Dropped dependency on jaraco.util in favor of smaller packages.

3.1.2

15 Dec 2014

  • Correct typo in jaraco.windows.api.filesystem (Issue #4).

3.1.1

26 Oct 2014

  • Correct invocation of enver.

3.1

13 Aug 2014

  • Added clipboard.get_image helper.

3.0.1

12 Aug 2014

  • Substantial fixes on Python 3.
  • Fixed regression in clipboard module.
  • Restored changes from 2.16, unintentionally omitted from 3.0.

3.0

10 Aug 2014

  • Moved many of the API definitions to the jaraco.windows.api package.

2.16

19 Jul 2014

  • Allow enver to be invoked with python -m jaraco.windows.environ
  • Add nominal support for credential vault.

2.15.1

01 Dec 2013

  • Fixed constants around power.no_sleep.

2.15

26 Jun 2013

  • Improved Python 3 support including working gclip and pclip commands.

2.14

21 Apr 2013

  • Added py2exe support to the package.

2.13.2

13 Apr 2013

  • Improvements to file change handling, reducing duplicates.

2.13

20 Dec 2012

  • Added no_sleep context manager to the power module.

2.12

17 Dec 2012

  • Added add method to the environ RegisteredEnvironments. Use it to add a value to a list of values but only if it’s not already present.

2.11.1

07 Dec 2012

  • Fixed issue in set_unicode_text.

2.11

07 Dec 2012

  • Add clipboard.set_unicode_text.

2.10

23 Nov 2012

  • Fixed issue where MemoryMap wouldn’t read null bytes.
  • Added security.get_security_attributes_for_user.

2.9

22 Nov 2012

  • Added mmap module with MemoryMap class. This class allows the client to specify SECURITY_ATTRIBUTES, which the Python mmap module does not.
  • Added security module with support for security descriptors and security attributes.

2.8

28 Sep 2012

  • Added vpn module with support for creating PPTP connections.

2.7

03 Apr 2012

  • Added filesystem.SetFileAttributes

2.6

26 Jan 2012

  • Fixed import issue in jaraco.windows.filesystem on Python 3.
  • Added cookie module from jaraco.net.
  • Fixed issue in filesystem.islink() where a call against a nonexistent file could raise an Exception.

2.5

01 Nov 2011

  • Moved timers module from jaraco.util.
  • Added jaraco.windows.cred with initial support for Windows Credential Manager.

2.4

22 Aug 2011

  • Moved filechange notification from jaraco.util.

2.3

15 Jun 2011

  • Added filesystem.GetFileAttributes.
  • Added services module for working with Windows Services (currently uses pywin32).

2.2

22 May 2011

  • Fixes by wkornewald for issue #1 - Symlink relative path deficiencies.
  • Added jaraco.windows.message.SendMessageTimeout.
  • Fixed issue where environment changes would stall on SendMessage.
  • SendMessage now uses the correct type for lParam, but will still accept string types.

2.1

17 Mar 2011

  • Added jaraco.windows.user module (with get_user_name function).
  • Added get_unicode_text to clipboard module.

2.0

06 Dec 2010

  • Added clipboard.set_text function for a simple routine for setting clipboard text.
  • Added support for editing environment variables in a text-editor.
  • Added clipboard.get_html and clipboard.HTMLSnippet for supporting the HTML format from the clipboard.

1.9.1

25 Aug 2010

  • Fixed issue with clipboard handling of null-terminated strings

1.9

03 Aug 2010

  • Added eventlog utility
  • Added support for other clipboard formats (including DIB and DIBV5), and now clipboards to proper memory locking while reading the resource
  • Added registry module
  • Moved office module to jaraco.office project

1.8

10 Apr 2010

  • Added 2to3 build support - now installs on Python 3
  • Removed default import of jaraco.windows.net into jaraco.windows
  • Fixed division operator issue in jaraco.windows.reparse.

1.7

  • Added option to enver to remove values from a path or other semi- colon-separated value.
  • Added privilege module.
  • Made jaraco.windows.error.WindowsError a subclass of __builtin__.WindowsError.
  • Added office module with MS Word based PDF Converter.
  • Added early implementation of clipboard support.
  • Added delay option to xmouse.

1.6

  • Added monkeypatch for os.symlink and os.readlink.
  • Added find-symlinks command.

1.5

  • NB!! Switched the order of the parameters for symlink and link to match the signature found in the os module. This will absolutely break any implementations that worked with jaraco.windows prior to 1.5.

1.4

  • Added more robust support for symlink support (including a symlink traversal routine that works even when the target is locked). This method uses explicit reparse point parsing, using the new reparse module.
  • Added support for hardlinks.
  • Added jaraco.windows.lib for locating loaded modules.
  • Added command line parameters to environ to allow override of default append/replace behavior.
  • Added power monitoring utilities.
  • Began work on GUI testing objects in jaraco.windows.gui.test, based on watsup.
  • Added filesystem.GetBinaryType
  • Added filesystem.SHFileOperation (useful for sending items to a Recycle Bin).
  • Updated enver to support appending to a non-existent variable.
  • Added a ‘show’ option to xmouse
  • Added routines to support the Microsoft Data Protection API (DPAPI).

1.3

  • Added -U option to enver

1.2

  • Added this documentation
  • Updated the project website to use PYPI directly.
  • Improved deployment support (fixes issues with easy_install)
  • Fixed issue with PATH and PATHEXT handling in enver.

1.1

  • Added support for persistent environment variable setting (inspired by enver.py)

1.0

  • Initial release
  • Includes xmouse script for enabling/disabling focus-follows-mouse