A new update for Manifold 8 is now available.
Changes since previous update:
(Fix) The ActiveX control no longer sometimes fails to display properties in a property sheet.
(Fix) Shutting down an external process hosting Manifold code (eg, a worker process spawned by a web server [W3WP for IIS 6] or an external application using Manifold via the object model) no longer sometimes crashes due to the incorrect shutdown sequence.
Closing a MAP file saving changes no longer refreshes linked components.
(Fix) Exporting a grayscale image with invisible pixels as a PNG file no longer inverses the alpha channel.
(Fix) Coalesce and NullIf query functions handle empty strings as NULLs, similarly to the IS NULL operator.
(Fix) Attempting to set the value of a Decimals or Indent property of the ColumnFormat object to 0 no longer fails.
(Fix) Using spatial data with Oracle 9 no longer fails to correctly handle coordinate systems.
(Fix) Using an Oracle view with spatial data no longer sometimes fails to detect spatial index.
(Fix) Query parser no longer fails to parse identifiers starting with the underscore character.
(Fix) Capturing a modal dialog via user interface scripting no longer sometimes fails to work in the presence of tooltips.
Virtual Earth geocoding server is updated to use the new URLs.
(Fix) Importing data from a malformed ADF, DGN, DWG or GRD file no longer has a potential to crash Manifold.
(Fix) The RemoveDuplicates method of the Analyzer object no longer fails to work.
(Fix) Geocoding data against a geocoding extension MAP file no longer sometimes fails when working with a street segment with the house number range consisting of a single house number.
(Fix) Opening a MAP file created by a very old version of Manifold (5.5 or earlier!) no longer sometimes fails.
(Fix) Script window no longer fails to update location information in the status bar upon startup.
The update is available for Manifold 8 editions and Manifold 8 x64 editions.
For instructions on installing and using updates, see the Manifold System Updates page.