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Version 2.2 released
« on: July 24, 2014, 05:29:48 PM »
New Features
  • Python 3.4 support.
  • Users can interrupt functions by pressing Esc (see new allow_abort kwarg to xl_func, xl_macro and xl_menu).
  • Log startup information to file pointed to by environment variable PYXLL_DEBUG_LOG to make finding setup problems easier.

  • Added get_type_converter to stubs module.
  • Fix issue with precision of converting datetimes from Excel.
  • Fix issue with sub-menus not always being deleted when reloading/rebinding.
  • Excel functions (eg xlcAlert) accept unicode strings from Excel 2007 onwards.
  • Fixed problems with Canopy when not installed as the default Python.

Other Changes
  • Missing external configs are logged as warnings instead of raising an exception.
  • More helpful error information when there are problems loading Python.