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Chanalyzer 2.1 beta 1 (build 2007.4.30.0)

This is the first public beta of Chanalyzer 2.1. In the process of adding support for the upcoming Wi-Spy 2.4x, we decided to rewrite the entire back-end of the application.

Rich Parker

Rich Parker

4/30/2007

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This is the first public beta of Chanalyzer 2.1. In the process of adding support for the upcoming Wi-Spy 2.4x, we decided to rewrite the entire back-end of the application. Data processing is now less resource-intesive and some major bugs have been fixed.

  • Updates and Fixes:

  • Add support for Wi-Spy 2.4x

  • Data processing for views completely rewritten

    • fixed major memory leaks
    • fixed topoview data processing inconsistency
    • less than half the CPU utilization of the previous implementation
  • New graphics implementation for Topo and Spectral views; further reduce CPU utilization

  • Single timeframe for all three views

  • Added ability to fast-forward, play backward and play half-speed in recordings

  • New recording file format; old recordings automatically updated

  • Can’t create new recordings in this beta

  • USB data is spooled to recording file in directory

  • Added "Share w/ Friend" and "Upload to Library" functionality

  • Draw line on all views when dragging markers

  • Automatically determine color scale for Topo View

  • De-emphasize Topo View data below the noise floor

  • Added timestamp to image capture features

  • Many minor UI updates

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