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Forum updated!
« on: March 30, 2002, 10:59:23 AM »
The update to RC4 is now complete.
Everything worked without problems. :!:

Here's a list of the changes applied to this version.
Most of this only interesting for the techies among us.

Addressed serious security issue with included files
Fixed non-use of database table prefix name during upgrade
Split functions and profile into separate modules
Fixed (hopefully) remaining issues with colourisation of moderator usernames
Updated install to include entry of additional, required, information
Fixed (hopefully) AOL incompatibilities
Fixed non-display of moderators in index/viewforum
Fixed group control panel 'no groups exist' problems
Fix HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR spoofing possibility
Fix ignoring of private range IP's in HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR
Enable multiple wildcard email banning, eg. *name*@somewhere.tld
Fix problems with posts being truncated if containing < and > characters
Prevent URL, BBCode and most smiley parseing in code
Fix problems with use of certain reserved chars in word censor list
Fix default search useage to be as described (was doing AND by default)
Fix various avatar issues with profile, gallery and viewtopic
Enable safe mode support for uploading avatars
Fix broken modcp IP view issue
Fix potential session_id re-write vulnerability
Finish localisation of days and months (AM/PM are not and will not be localised in 2.0)
Remove link to external subSilver stylesheet from default subSilver templates
Handle TRANSACTIONS correctly in MySQL 3.x (by returning correct responses)
Fix checkbox resetting problem while previewing posts
Fix a login redirect issue
Remove some additional unused fields during upgrade
Fix (hopefully) remaining ICQ overlay issue with view profile in subSilver

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Nice One Pres.
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2002, 01:51:47 PM »
Phew Klaus - nice one :D

...And I thought I spent a lot of time on this site :oops:

Thanks for everything - keep up the amazing work mate. :P




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Forum updated!
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2002, 01:56:46 PM »
Hi TJ,

I didn't program the update.
It's all done by the amazing team at www.phpbb.com.
For me, it was just about 15 minutes and a lot of praying, that
I won't encounter too many problems during the setup.

Klaus
"And if our castle should come tumbling down - We'll fix it up again somehow
We can do anything - That' the wonderful thing...

Carrying On"

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wow!
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2002, 10:01:11 PM »
Its still over my head though Klaus.
I'm still struggling with the quote function- hahaha

Anyway can I second TJ and thank you for the work that you put into this site

Cheers

C5
If It isn't invented yet, It will be"

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Top Tips On Quotes
« Reply #4 on: March 31, 2002, 01:05:38 AM »
Hi c5,

Quote
I posted you some Top Tips on quotes. :)


They are under - yes you guessed it - the Top Tips section. :roll: [/color]




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