wiki:Download/Sophie2.0.5
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Download Sophie 2.0

Sophie 2.0 is released under the Educational Community License, Version 2.0.

Sophie 2.0 requires Java 5 or its equivalent.

This is an old release Sophie 2.0.5 build 2010-04-09-8969

Release notes

New features and fixes

  • Select/Copy/Paste functionality in preview/reader
  • Now a visual indicator for reordering pages is provided
  • All binary resources (images, pdf) can not be linked (and embedded) in books. Missing resources do not break app.
  • Fixed bug with server colaboration.
  • A bug related to book saved on server was fixed.
  • Now the resources are ordered by type and are grouped in expandable lists.
  • The bug when overwriting template and its name appears twice in the library is fixed.
  • Now the pages can not be reordered in the reader.
  • Fixed the issue with deleting book resources from palette
  • File dialog has icons for supported file types and an icon for unsupported.
  • Fixed a bug that allowed pages to be reordered in preview mode and Reader
  • The book window is no longer reset on save as
  • Fixed collaboration bug - when a resource that is being edited is deleted by another user
  • More file dialog filters. Added bitmap and mpeg support
  • Added package format. This packs the books with the resources so it can be transferred easily.
  • When the book is saved for first time, its position is reset to 0, 0.
  • When hitting enter on folder in the file dialog, folder is opened instead of importing all its contents.
  • Existing image resources can be used as frame/page background
  • In the application titlebar, there are icons of Sophie instead of the default java icons.
  • Several bugs related to some HUDs were fixed.
  • Icons in Author and reader titlebar, windows and linux
  • Character and Paragraph HUDs are now with icons instead of text

Known issues

  • On MacOS 10.5 first insert of a media and browser may bring an error report
  • Web sites using Flash don't display correctly in browser frames.
  • Sophie's performance is better on computers when running in Java 6 than it is in Java 5; if your computer has both, make sure that you're using Java 6
  • Parts of the timeline interface still work incorrectly.
  • There are some issues with layout redrawing on Windows Vista.
  • Not all resources can be exported in their original formats yet.
  • Possible audio issues with linux32

Downloads

All platform ZIP of Sophie 2.0 build 2010-04-09-8969

(This contains the Author, Reader, and Server components in one directory.)

Web installer of Sophie 2.0 build 2010-02-01-8749 for Windows and Linux

Author

Mac ZIP

Win32 ZIP

Linux32 ZIP

Linux64 ZIP

Reader

Mac ZIP

Win32 ZIP

Linux32 ZIP

Linux64 ZIP

Server

Mac ZIP

Win32 ZIP

Linux32 ZIP

Linux64 ZIP

Daily builds

These builds are the latest daily builds, in both ZIP and GZIP format. Use caution with these; the features present in these builds may not match that which is described in the documentation and have not been as tested as thoroughly as the regular release.

Build server

Source code

User documentation

Previous releases