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Zeal (Portable)

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0.4.0 | Updated: 18 Oct 2017



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Zeal (Portable) 0.4.0

This is not the latest version of Zeal (Portable) available.

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choco upgrade zeal.portable -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.4.0'" [other options]

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choco upgrade zeal.portable -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.4.0'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
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  Exit 0

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- name: Install zeal.portable
    name: zeal.portable
    version: '0.4.0'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'zeal.portable' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.4.0'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller zeal.portable
    Name     = "zeal.portable"
    Version  = "0.4.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'zeal.portable':
  ensure   => '0.4.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 24 Dec 2017.


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 -ChecksumType 'sha256'

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Zeal (Portable) 485 Friday, January 5, 2018 Approved
Zeal (Portable) 0.5.0 362 Thursday, January 4, 2018 Approved
Zeal (Portable) 0.4.0 373 Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Approved
Zeal (Portable) 0.3.1 435 Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Approved
Zeal (Portable) 0.3.0 364 Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Approved

New Features:

- Added optional fuzzy search. (#100).
- Added support for user-defined styles via custom CSS file. (#268)
- Added support for a basic dark theme (webview only). (#466)
- Added support for high resolution displays. (#111)
- Switched to the CMake build system, support for qmake will be dropped shortly.
- The minimally required Qt version bumped to 5.5.1.
- As the result of above, libappindicator support is relies on the built-in Qt implementation.
- Dropped support for Qt WebEngine.
- Removed dependency on Qt Sql by using SQLite directly.
- Windows binaries now bundle the new Qt WebKit, which fixes a lot of rendering and stability isses. (#359, #723)
- Windows binaries are now 64-bit, and built with MSVC 2015.


- New tabs now have the search box automatically focused. (#725)
- Added a Retry button to the error box appearing on docset list download failure. (#566)
- Updated welcome page style (includes a Carbon ad banner, which can be disabled in the settings).

Fixed Issues:

- Fixed search for one-character terms. (#698)
- Multiple fixes in the search algorithm. (#603, #650, #677)
- Fixed navigation in some docsets. (#641)
- Fixed portable version not saving docset storage path. (609)
- Many rendering and stability issues fixed by switching to the new Qt WebKit. (#359, #723)
- Fixed MSI installer not removing custom protocol handlers. (#755)

Known Issues:

- Web pages using Fira Sans (e.g., PHP docset) font are rendered in italic. This is an upstream bug with Qt WebKit (#658)

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