Vale Server v1.8

  • [NEW]: Vale Server now supports running LanguageTool as a background process, greatly improving on-the-fly linting performance.

  • [NEW]: Vale Server's action-processing engine has been completely rewritten, incorporating many performance improvements.

  • [NEW]: New versions of the Atom, Sublime Text, and VS Code clients are now available.

Vale Server v1.7

  • [NEW]: Vale Server now supports specifying a "limit" how often a specific rule is reported.

  • [NEW]: Vale Server now supports a new extension point, "sequence," allowing for more grammar-focused rules.

  • [NEW]: The latest release of the Vale Server VS Code extension now includes vocabulary management features directly in the editor. Similar features will be added to Atom and Sublime Text soon.

  • [FIXED]: Vale Server will now request permission (when not already available) to install an update on Windows instead of showing an error message.

  • [FIXED]: Resolved an issue that caused some valid license keys to be denied upon initial validation.

Vale Server v1.6

Vale Server v1.6 introduces a number of performance enhancements, UI improvements, and big fixes:

  • [NEW] Windows 10 dark mode is now supported, giving the application a more native look when the mode is active.

  • [NEW] Vocabulary files now accept regular expressions.

  • [FIXED] Only one instance of Vale Server may be active now, fixing an issue where multiple instances could be inadvertently started.

  • [FIXED] Multiple ini-related syntax highlighting improvements and fixes.

  • [FIXED] Vale Studio now correctly ignores code-related scopes.

Vale Server v1.5

Vale Server v1.5 introduces improvements in performance, the installation and updating experience, and syncing options.

Selected changes:

  • Vale Server now supports custom, project-specific StylePaths, allowing for more flexible configuration and syncing options.

  • Vale Server is now built and distributed using VMware InstallBuilder on Windows, which a brings much more refined installation and updating experience.

  • Vocabularies are no longer tied to a specific project and are now created via the dashboard.

  • Vale Server now integrates directly with LanguageTool's desktop application, addressing some issues with installation and performance.

Vale Server v1.4

Vale Server v1.4 includes a completely re-designed Dashboard, including the first beta release of Vale Studio—a new interface for developing and testing Vale rules.

Other changes include:

  • Fixed an issue that could cause vocabulary entries to be duplicated after a page refresh.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause "Compatibility Mode" to fail at locating local configuration files.

[11/18/19]

  • macOS 10.15 (Catalina) is now supported!

[10/23/19] v1.3.0

  • [Added] Vale Server now has seamless integration with LanguageTool, allowing you to make use of over 2,000 English grammar rules.
  • [Added] Vale Server's editors clients now support Rule Actions, providing the ability to fix style violations from within your favorite text editor.

[09/25/19] v1.2.0

  • [Added] Vale Server now supports Rule Actions, allowing clients to offer potential solutions in addition to suggestion, warning, and error notifications.
  • [Added] Vale Server now supports XML documents.
  • [Added] New releases for the Atom, VS Code, and Sublime Text clients that implement support for actions.

[08/08/19] Free Trial Released

  • [NEW] Vale Server now offers a 30-day free trial.

[06/17/19] v1.1.0

  • [Fixed] a bug that would occasionally cause the wrong project to be deleted.
  • [Added] 'Compatibility Mode,' allowing users to use their existing local Vale configurations with Vale Server's clients.
  • [Changed] the color of the 'update' badge to blue to differentiate it from the 'install' badge.