Latest Updates

Updates May 21st 2019

  • Fixture Edit tab renamed to Settings and time popup selector added.
  • Time defaults to 19:30 when adding a new fixture.
  • Clubs listed alphabetically in admin club status list.
  • Filter on completed fixtures added to main fixture tab.
  • Popup to edit all play all result from standings now includes date.
  • Admin/Local grades tab now shows when membership and grades last loaded.
  • View of player from player list now shows membership and grades.
  • Bug fix - html in time column when getting Excel from main fixtures tab.

Updates May 15th 2019

  • bug fix - database field storing event grading code not large enough so increased to 10 chars.

Updates April 27th 2019

  • games played by non-members shows those with greater than 3 games in bold.
  • status box formatted as a table and queries cached to speed up load.
  • Bug fix - stop truncation of team name in event players stats.
  • Bug fix - game fee status now links to correct report.

Updates April 3rd 2019

  • All play all individual tournaments results can be updated via a link from the standings.
  • New option to generate the pairings for individual all play all.
  • Player stats now sortable ( event, club, team)
  • Some date formats changed with aim of standardizing on Tuesday 2nd Apr 2019
  • New report showing players with no grade or CAT F.
  • New lines in the status block on the organisation home page showing number of players with no grade or CAT F and number of players who will owe game fee.
  • Bug fix - sorting club player stats by organisation now works.

Updates March 2nd 2019

  • League table shows points in bold.
  • If using August grades, and no august grade, then use Jan grade.
  • If using option to check average grade of players in a match, only use the grades of those who actually played (ie ignore defaults)
  • ECF grading code for event remembered.
  • August grade column added to player list.
  • Bug fix - player stats putting brackets in name into team column.
  • Event Edit Tab replaced by Settings and re-written.
  • System changes affecting clubs and player lists and access.
  • Date added to players games report and PDF/Excel option
  • Late matches report changed so it starts with yesterdays matches not todays
  • Bug fix - club player stats was showing multiple rows for players in different organisations. Now added an organisation column.
  • The Contact Organisation Owner link is now available to users who are not logged in. Users not logged will have to answer a simple chess question (to deter spammers). This is because people without logins sometimes have legitimate reasons to contact leagues.

Updates January 25th 2019

  • January grades loaded
  • New option for specifying how league table is sorted at event level superceeding the setting at organisation level which will be removed. Allows league table to be sorted by various different things in event defined order.
  • bug fix - match card sometimes showing incorrect cat when using latest grades.
  • Player grading column renamed to local grade for clarity.???
  • ECF administrator can change a clubs name to be different from the grading system.
  • bug fix - refresh fixture list when deleting a fixture.
  • change link in status emails to he https so you don't need to login again.
  • bug fix - club owner/contact settings on user lms tab were not correct.
  • bug fix - include wins by default 1-0(def) in individual event standings.
  • bug fix - in player grade performance estimate don't use CAT * grades and don't apply the 40 point rule to ungraded players.

Updates December 31st 2018

  • Latest grades loaded.
  • Security upgrade to underlying drupal.
  • Colour change so that large individual all play all events and league cross tables display properly.
  • Allow larger penalties to be applied to matches (even lets you have negative scores if you really want! )
  • Don't show average or total grading limit exceeded message for individual events.
  • Include individual events in the ecf non-members report.
  • Bug fix - store correct results date for add board in match card.
  • Bug fix - grading file generation cufoff date looks at individual results date, rather than match date.

Updates November 6th 2018

  • Bug Fix - player grade for players without grading code match link was wrong.
  • Bug fix - 1970s dates in grading file.

Updates November 3rd 2018

  • Bug Fix - error message from individual standings if there was a default
  • Breadcrumb - showing where you are in the header,

Updates October 31st 2018

  • Ensure generated fixtures have zero time (ie midnight).
  • Make time in edit fixtures and fixture lists a link to fixture edit.
  • If there is a time after the date when loading fixtures from file then set it.
  • If fixtures generated with no dates then when setting a date, default to today.
  • Add PDF link to the league table from event.
  • Make team name a mandatory field then adding a new team.
  • A date may be supplied for each game in individual event.
  • Show teams on event player stats
  • don't report a violation for missing results in individual events.
  • Show opponent and colour on individual event standings.
  • Round up the average grade so that it correctly reflects what will happen if an average grading limit is exceeded in a match.
  • Bug fix - example API javascript function in help.
  • Bug fix - help organisation setup file not showing from help menu.
  • Rename Admin/Refresh Grades to Local Grades as it doesn't refresh any more.
  • Bug fix - error when sorting the locally graded players report.
  • When adding a new event, restrict the season to active or new seasons.
  • When viewing a player details, clarify the purpose of the club setting.
  • Add link to getting started help from front page.
  • As postponed link removed when viewing match card. Fixtures should now be marked postponed via the Edit tab.
  • Put date into PDF / XL match card.

Updates October 16th 2018

  • Currently the match time shown in the fixture list is taken from the home club. This can cause problems where a club plays in more than one league, and so it is now possible to specify a time for an individual fixture. This is done by selecting the event, then Edit fixtures, then Edit.
  • Improve view player
  • Bug fix - match card verifier was not being removed when match result changed.
  • Player lists to show both standard and rapid grade cat, with the local cat L grade if it exists.

Updates October 2nd

  • Latest grades loaded.

Updates September 26th

  • Redirect logins to https for greater security

Updates September 13th 2018

  • Change loading of ecf membership file to cope with new format membership numbers.
  • Add lms tab on user to show what access they have. ECF Admin can look at other peoples
  • Bug fix - players grade was showing wrong games for un-graded players
  • Limit list of teams to avoid in fixture generation to active seasons.

Updates September 7th 2018

  • Change fixture generation "teams to avoid" to list teams from the same club but also including teams in different leagues.
  • Add a question to the contact form to try and prevent SPAM.

Updates September 3rd 2018

  • Bug fix to fixture load - was sometimes getting a team from a different division if they have the same name.
  • Bug fix - error message when updating indvidual results.
  • help page updates.

Previous updates now archived to update history