Version 7.1

BUILD 158  2014/12/05

WARNING:

 This installation requires a change to the existing database.

Connections

SERIAL

  • Added logic to reduce CPU usage when not polling.

TCPIP

  • Added logic to reduce CPU usage when not polling.
  • Improved error messages so they are more user friendly.

TCPLISTEN

  • Added logic to reduce CPU usage when not polling.
  • Added check for null device object when assigning handle monitoring array.

TCPPOOL

  • Added logic to reduce CPU usage when not polling.

Protocols

ALL PROTOCOLS

  • Added option to suppress logging of time synchronization details if time synchronization is not required.

BSAP

  • Updated event map and translator log messages.
  • Fixed error with alarm configuration error logging.

CONTROLLOGIX

  • Added additional diagnostics during tag discovery phase.
  • Fixed bug in response processing that was incorrectly processing data if a logging option was enabled.
  • Added validation and enforcement of sequence numbers in CIP frames.
  • Made additions to improve tag reading logic.

DF1

  • Fixed memory leak.
  • Added support for DF1 over Ethernet.

DF1 NGCTT

  • Fixed memory leak.
  • Changed history output to use flow minutes
    instead of seconds.

EAGLE

  • Added logic to associate audit records with correct run based on event mapping object configuration.
  • Fixed bug that could cause crash during time synchronization.

FLOW AUTOMATION

  • Added logic to prevent invalid future dates from being stored as a history retrieval position.
  • Added code to correctly validate response to Modbus register writes.

MERCURY

  • Fixed bug that prevented writes from going to field device during a call-in.
  • Updated to use more accurate precision to floating point numbers.
  • Changed ERX items 809 and 810 to be of ‘Boolean’ type.

MODBUS LUFKIN

  • Fixed bug that could cause crash due to invalid card collection bitmask.
  • Added feature to have card pairs use the same timestamp.

MODBUS KM (Kinder Morgan)

  • Fixed bug that blocked scheduled time sync.
  • Removed invalid history fields from generic archive configuration based on meter type.
  • Fixed incorrect sequence number calculation used for history record validation.
  • Fixed hard-coded archive size in wrap calculation to support archives of less than 1000 records.
  • Added ability to write custom strings and doubles through GC Write logic.

MODBUS OMNI

  • Fixed bug that caused duplicate output records when using a shared archive for GC data.
  • Fixed bug that didn’t allow multiple string register writes to be combined.
  • Fixed bug that may not use the correct value when publishing the Meter ID.
  • Fixed bug that may have prevented the detection of the correct data resolution (hourly or daily) of an archive.
  • Fixed bug that used report collection interval as the archive collection interval.

MODBUS PROSOFT

  • Fixed bug that blocked scheduled time sync.
  • Fixed hard-coded sequence number issue that prevented retrieving history from archive with fewer than 1000 entries.
  • Fixed event identification for ‘Special Id’ events.

MODBUS SCADAPACK

  • Fixed bug that allowed base protocol and extended items to be combined into a single message.

ROC

  • Added time zone bias to records.
  • Added logic to re-publish station meter record after the “re-initialize” command is sent.
  • Fixed bug that might identify fields incorrectly due to a misinterpretation of the meter type.
  • Added logic to continue history retrieval when a requested RAM module does not exist.
  • Fixed bug that did not assign user-mapped points to liquid meter runs.
  • Renamed internal items so they cannot conflict with visible OPC items.
  • Added feature to read meter configuration on an interval.

ROC

  • Added logic to save collection position information when history is not published due to custom mapping.
  • Added fix for OPC item “AGAFLOW.HW:n”– was using incorrect parameter value.
  • Resolved multiple event issues including restructure of fields for better event identification and retrieval position issues.
  • Added logic so that Opcode 117 and 119 (Weights and Measures) events are now retrieved from 800L.

SCANCOM

  • Added GETH processing for orifice item.
  • Added CRC and date checks for GETN records.
  • Updated priority of GC writes to match history collection.
  • Fixed bug that caused crash if item went inactive during an outstanding poll.
  • Changed history collection so it starts with mode 0 and switches to mode 1.
  • Added Host Application property.
  • Added fix for meter configuration response that is in a multi-packet response.

TOTALFLOW

  • Added option to get three days of history instead of two to work around a library issue.

Publishing

PUBLISHER

  • All publishers that use a file name or path property now allow 255 characters for the property.
  • Added ‘Batch Timestamp Start’ as a selectable identifier.
  • Added token for collection timestamp that is appropriate to use as a file name.
  • Added new units for density.
  • Fixed memory leak introduced in build 140.

CSV

  • Added option to store ‘translated’ text names instead of numeric values.

DATABASE

  • Added logic to prevent mapped publisher fields identified as ‘Unknown’ from going to the output table.
  • FLOWCAL CFX7 GAS & LIQUID
  • Added support for user characteristic section.
  • Added alternate history record span data.
  • Fixed uninitialized heating value in gas history record.
  • Updated floating point conversion from single to double precision.

FLOWCAL CFX7 GAS & LIQUID

  • Removed default of ‘Hourly’ for periodic resolution. This setting now comes from the protocol or from the publisher configuration.
  • Removed meter type information from liquid files as directed by FLOWCAL.

FLOWCAL CFX8 GAS & LIQUID

  • Added support for user characteristic section.
  • Added alternate history record span data.
  • Fixed uninitialized heating value in gas history record.
  • Updated floating point conversion from single to double precision.
  • Removed default of ‘Hourly’ for periodic resolution. This setting now comes from the protocol or from the publisher configuration.
  • Removed meter type information from liquid files as directed by FLOWCAL.

PGAS XML

  • Removed commas from description data that caused import to fail.
  • Added missing gas quality attributes to gas quality record.

XML

  • Added RawBytes attribute to alarm records.

Server

DATA SERVER

  • Fixed bug that used the wrong time-out value for bulk insert processing.
  • Added option to include item data in safe mode backup.
  • Fixed bug that prevented $Server commands from executing successfully.

Reports

REPORT SERVER

  • Added new report to view content of archive position table.
  • Added new reports to view a subset of the archive record table.

Configuration

ACMCONFIG

  • Improved error information for database connection failures.
  • Improved loading time of configuration form dlls.
  • Fixed display bugs in scheduler object.

ACMCONFIG

  • Added various updates to multi-object editor.
  • Added ability to select multiple objects in the configuration tree.
  • Changed title text so it is more informative when the program is minimized.
  • Fixed bug related to memory growth in log viewer.
  • Added re-design of advanced meter configuration editor.
  • Updated mouse controls during log viewer scrolling.
  • Added search option in log viewer and removed print option.

IMPORT EXPORT

  • Improved import logic to handle text files after modifications in Excel.

Database

WARNING:

 This installation requires a change to the existing database.

SQL SCRIPTS

  • Added primary key column to tblItems table
  • Modified tblItems table so item values could be up to 100 characters in length.
  • Added SQL update 19 for general scheduling tasks
  • Added SQL update 20 for table updates and new report stored procedures.

System

GCREQUESTMANAGER Service

  • Fixed bug in library that referenced data after database connection was closed.

SCANCOM MANUAL REQUEST Service

  • Fixed bug that referenced a null rule processor object.
  • Added StartingTime, RawEventBytes, RawFlow field to EFM records.
  • Added archive TypeName and SubtypeName properties to EFM records.
  • Changed the way the previous record time is calculated.
  • Added multiple checks to validate import file structure.

GMS PARSER Service

  • Now omits C6+.
  • Now includes timestamp as part of file name when file is moved.

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