Release candidate for Flamingo 4.2

October 26th, 2009

I am pleased today to announce the availability of release candidate for version 4.2 of Flamingo component suite (code-named Hiolair). It is a stabilization release that adds a few minor features and fixes all known bugs.

Here is the list of minor features added in release 4.2:

If you want to test the ribbon in your applications, you would need the following (the last two only for applications running under Substance look-and-feel):

You are more than welcome to take Flamingo 4.2RC for a ride and report any problems in the project mailing lists, forums or issue tracker. The final release is scheduled for November 2. Only bugs will be fixed until that date.

To see Flamingo ribbon in action, run the following WebStart demo:

The demo above works for the core look-and-feels. To see the ribbon under Substance, run the following WebStart demo:

Here are a few screenshots showing the new features in 4.2RC: