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The QtCreator 1.2 release contains bug fixes and new features.

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Below is a list of relevant changes. You can find a complete list of changes
within the logs of QtCreator's sources. Simply check it out from the public git
repository e.g.,
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git clone git://gitorious.org/qt-creator/qt-creator.git
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git log --pretty=oneline v1.1.0..v1.2.0

This release introduces source and binary incompatible changes to the plugin
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API, so if you have created your own custom plugins, they will need to be
adapted accordingly.
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General:
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   * The Welcome Screen has been redesigned.
   * There has been some speed improvements: large amounts of persistent data.
     (e.g., Qt Locator's cache) is now stored in an SQLite database.
   * The window title now displays the current file's name.
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Editing
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   * Added an option for listing methods alphabetically in the combo box above
     the editor.
   * Added a block highlighting feature.
   * Improved the code folding markers.
   * FakeVim mode has received further improvements.
   * It is now possible to disable Ctrl+Click navigation.
   * Optional XCode-style tab indentation has been added.
   * Ui changes now propagate immediately to the code model.
   * Fixed possibly missing code completion with MinGW toolchain.
   * Added an option for turning off antialiasing of text editor fonts.
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   * It is now possible to search within the text editor using regular
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     expressions.
   * Added an action to delete a line without copying it.
   * Added actions to copy a line up/down (Ctrl+Alt+Up/Down).
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Building and Running
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   * Added the option to auto-save before building.
   * Made auto-build before run optional.
   * Added the ability to set environment variables specific for running.
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   * Fixed a bug that prevented the use of Qt versions < 4.2.
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Debugging
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   * Added support for Windows Console Debugger (x86 and AMD64).
   * Added command line options to attach the debugger to process ids.
   * Further improved dumpers.
   * Changed the way dumpers are loaded on Windows, enabling it for MinGW 64.
   * Made it possible to disable breakpoints.
   * Made it possible to float the debugger views.
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Wizards
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   * Added a wizard that creates an empty Qt4 project.
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Designer
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   * Added the external Qt Designer editor to the "Open With" menus.
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Version control plugins
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   * Made the submit action raise existing submit editors.
   * Made SVN detection recognize TortoiseSVN using "_svn" as directory.
   * Fixed Perforce configuration checking, ensuring that it used the settings
     correctly.
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Documentation
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   * Added a tutorial on how to create an application from scratch using Qt
     Creator.
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I18N
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   * Added infrastructure for translations.
   * Added German translation.
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Platform Specific

Windows
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  * Qt Creator now displays native path separators.
  * Added experimental support for the Microsoft C++ compilers from Windows
    SDKs or VS 2005/2008 (x86 and AMD64).
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Mac

Linux

Other Unixes
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   * Made Qt Creator less dependant on Linux specific defines.
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Additional credits go to:
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   * axasia <axasia@gmail.com> (japanese translation, compile fixes)
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   * Christian Hoenig <christian@hoenig.cc> ("Build Project Only" submenu and
     build project dependencies, various patches)
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   * Enrico Ros <enrico.ros@gmail.com> (italian translation)
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   * Joel Nordell <joel.nordell@chloridepower.com> (XCode-style tab behavior,
     various patches)
   * Serge Ratke <dev.serge.ratke@gmx.de> (copy lines up/down)