The Finishing Line

Yacht Race Results System

To download the latest update, click on the Version number below. This will allow you to download the update file to your computer. You can then double click on the downloaded file to implement the changes. The new version will not affect the data you have recorded in your database, however, it is always recommended that you should have a current back up copy of your .mdb file.

For a full list of all changes made to The Finishing Line click here

 

The Finishing Line is distributed and supported by Rossdhu Business Systems Pty Ltd on a "best endeavours" basis.

The system is initially loaded from a CD and may then be kept up to date by downloading updates from this web-site.

To bring your system up to date, you can download the latest update from the list of updates on the left hand side of this page. You do not need to have downloaded previous updates.

The FAQ section, accessed from the FAQ button on the menu bar, addresses many of the common questions about The Finishing Line. However, if your question is not included there, feel free to send an email to Patrick Colquhoun at rossdhu@iinet.net.au

Version 3.08.04 released 26 March 2017

Note: Registration for the year 2016-2017 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

  • Corrected a problem which occurred when a boat was given Redress in one fleet and was a DNC in another fleet.
  • Added the Handicap number to Export Finishing Details.
  • Changed Consolidation to correctly process AVG finishing codes
  • Added a new feature to Export the Race Calendar to a .csv file. This file is in a suitable format for Import back into Finishing Line. The format for Importing was modified to suit.

 

Version 3.08.03 released 17 March 2017

Note: Registration for the year 2016-2017 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

Tidied up an error which could cause the progressive result to fail with an error message.

Version 3.08.02 released 17 March 2017

Note: Registration for the year 2016-2017 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

  • New Parameter added BCY EXCLUDE to control which boats are excluded from the yardstick calculations. Values are NONE,ALLLIMITS, BOTTOMLIMIT
  • Fixed a problem which stopped the Commentary file from being displayed on the website.

Version 3.08.01 released 15 March 2017

Note: Registration for the year 2016-2017 is required for this download to work.

Changes in this version

  • Changed the calculation Yardstick to exclude boats which are outside the BCY limits.
 
To see history of previous releases Click Here