Understand 5.1 Release

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Understand™ version 5.1 is officially available with Build 974. This release includes all updates since February 2018 and most recently includes “under the hood” improvements that will allow our team to bring you improved performance, responsiveness, and new features. You will also find that we updated the look of Understand with fresh icons and dark… Read more »

Function Pointer Support

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Function pointer support is available in Understand 5.0 when using the C/C++ Strict Parser. With this added support, Understand is providing the potential calls so that you can see the bigger picture. This screenshot shows the Information Browser in Understand 4.0 on the left, and Understand 5.0 on the right, with the same project and… Read more »

Understand 5.0 Release

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Understand 5.0 is now available! Here is what has changed since Understand 4.0 was released: Visual Basic Support Codecheck Comment Keywords Application wide color schemes License Tracking Previewer window Annotation of individual lines VHDL control flow graph Java & C# UML Sequence diagrams Support for FORTRAN 2008 Hersteller Initiative Software Codechecks Additional Codechecks C++14 Support… Read more »

Cluster Call Graphs

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The interactive Cluster Call Graphs show the function call graph, organized by file. There are several variants of this graph: Call, Call-by, Butterfly and Internal Call. They can also be accessed from the function, class, file or architecture level. These graphs can all be accessed from the Graphical View right click menu for the entity…. Read more »

API Location Changes for C, Python and Custom Perl

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In an effort to make our APIs more consistent a few of the API files have been moved around with build 858. Your code may need to be updated to reflect these changes. C API udb.h, libudb_api.so, udb_api.dll and udb_api.lib have all been moved to bin\<OS>\C Python API The bin\pc-win64\python folder has been capitalized to bin\<OS>\Python… Read more »

Track Floating License Usage

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Do you ever wonder how many licenses are really being used? Are engineers saying they don’t have any licenses available when they need them? We have added Floating License Tracking to make answering these questions a little easier. After upgrading the License Manager to build 793 or later, the server administrator can choose a location to… Read more »

Floating Licenses To Go

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Great news, if your team uses floating licenses you now have the option to checkout a license when you travel! When this feature is enabled by your server administrator a new section will appear in the Help->Licensing dialog in Understand while you are connected to the license server: Simply select the number of days you want to keep the license… Read more »

Understand Build 774

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We recently sent out new floating license files that will support Understand 4.0, however we neglected to let you know that for Understand 4.0 to connect to this license, the license manager software also needs to be updated to version 770 or later. Sorry about that, it was an oversight on our part. The license manager… Read more »

Understand 4.0 Features

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We will be releasing Understand 4.0 with build 772. An updated license is required, which is free as long as your maintenance is up-to-date. To check the status of your maintenance or request the updated license, please email us at keys@btransfer.scitools.com We like to add new features to Understand as soon as they are finished, that way… Read more »