Version 4?

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Version 4?

Postby Bill » Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:40 pm

Alex, will you offer any encouraging words to us users of CintaNotes?

Can we look forward to another release sometime soon?

More importantly, is Version 4 still on the horizon?
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Re: Version 4?

Postby CintaNotes Developer » Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:41 pm

Hello Bill,
Thanks for checking up :)

The current plan looks as follows:
Christmas 2018 - release of v3.13 (bugfixes)
March 2019 - release of 4.0 alpha
April 2019 - 4.0 beta and 4.0

I know if takes a lot of time, but migrating to a cross-platform UI framework and rewriting all of the UI
turns to be a huge amount of work. The added bonus, however, would be that it will be relatively easy
to come up with Mac and Linux version - not immediately after v.4.0 release, but close.

Also, since you turned this up, wanted to ask all those who are waiting for 4.0:
Is 32-bit and Windows XP support still important, or it would be ok to make CN 64-bit and Windows 7+ ?
Thanks!
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Re: Version 4?

Postby Ovg » Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:00 pm

CintaNotes Developer wrote:it would be ok to make CN 64-bit and Windows 7+ ?


IMHO it would be OK :)
It's impossible to lead us astray for we don't care even to choose the way.
CN 3.11 LifeTime Pro Licence / Windows 7 SP1 x64
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Re: Version 4?

Postby gunars » Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:04 pm

Same here - 64 bit and Win 7+ is fine.
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Re: Version 4?

Postby Bill » Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:27 pm

I use Windows 10, so compatibility with very early versions of Windows is not of much interest to me.
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Re: Version 4?

Postby usbpoweredfridge » Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:57 am

I think at some time you have to drop support for old OS's to remove some technical debt - and I think v4 would be the time to do it, so no issue for me.

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Re: Version 4?

Postby CintaNotes Developer » Wed Nov 21, 2018 12:04 pm

Thanks for your input, guys! Also extremely glad to see that you all are still here ;)
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Re: Version 4?

Postby gustms » Wed Nov 21, 2018 6:18 pm

Using cintanotes daily for my notes. Found nothing that beats this powerful but simple to use note taking app, and the syncing with my simplenote android apps.

Looking forward to any new features you bring. Thanks!
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Re: Version 4?

Postby sieg » Thu Nov 22, 2018 3:19 pm

No cintanotes native android app? The Simplenote one is too basic, simple, compared to the desktop win32 one.

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Re: Version 4?

Postby rhickman » Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:29 am

Last 32-bit OS I used for desktop was now about 10 years ago (Windows 2000 before moving to Win 7).

Drop the 32-bit and make life a bit easier for yourself :-)
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Re: Version 4?

Postby CintaNotes Developer » Tue Nov 27, 2018 11:22 am

Great, guys, thanks!
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