Checks the current installed version with the last available version. Invite the user to download the last version via an http link.
The check process is initiate at start of the GUI and when the about dialog is opened (like Chrome).
There is a special URL on the web server: http://www.d-lan.net/last_version.html&platform=windows¤t_version=1.1.0beta3 which return a
version: 1.1.0 tag: Beta4 date: 012-04-13_10-56 setup_url: http://www.d-lan.net/home.html&dl=D-LAN-1.1.0Beta4-2012-04-13_10-56-Setup.exe&platform=windows changelog_url: http://dev.d-lan.net/projects/pmp/wiki/Changelog#110-Beta-4If a new version is available then the download dialog is shown with these information:
- The current version with its release date
- The last version with its release date and a link to download it
- A link to the changelog
- A check box to disable automatic check
The server may log all requests in a DETS table.