YAF v1.9.3 RC2 ( Dated 10/7/2008 )RELEASE CANDIDATE: Use as your own risk (always)Note! SMTP Server settings have been moved completely to mail.config and are no longer in the Host Settings.October 7th Update
Jaben: Fixed problems due to the project using NET v3.5 Web.Extensions.
Jaben: Improved Homepage & Blog handling in profiles and on posts.
Jaben: Fixed issue with the RSS Feed on Active Topics.October 6rd Update
(Changes Since BETA Release):
Jaben: Finally made login work when you press enter on the password field -- just bugged me for the longest time.
Jaben: Added "Treat Guest as Hidden" feature to ActiveUsers Control -- but I didn't add it to BoardSettings yet.
Jaben: Modified YAFInit HttpModule: Dispose sucks on IIS6 -- so just had to comment out that code for now.
Jaben: Moved all init code to Context -- context can now be started completely separate of the ForumPage.cs.
Jaben: Re-added "Mark as Read" to topic.
Jaben: Fix SQL upgrade issue with Gender column not null.
Jaben: UI improvements to PageLinks.
Jaben: Made the UI a bit prettier... Fixed bug in user_aspnet -- more of an ambiguity, really.
Jaben: Disabled caching of active discussions for everyone but Guests due to permission problems.
Jaben: Fixed issue with GotoPage form not working with linked pager.
Jaben: Fix for issue with ActiveUser if user logged in via another membership login interface on the same page.
Jaben: Bug fix for situation with string is null and BadWordReplace called.
Jaben: AllowLoginAndLogoff option added.
micscotho: Check access permissions each time the admin Edit User page loads, not just the first time
micscotho: Ensure the user is unlocked before admin resets its password.
micscotho: Fixed a bug preventing admin reset of user passwords when using non-YAF Membership providers.
Jaben: Attach checkbox is enabled for replies as well as new topics.
Jaben: BBCode improvements: Replacement unique code is even more unique. Improved code speed by using StringBuilder. Made some of the RegEx compiled.
Jaben: Fix for issue of searches with "quotes" using FULLTEXT.
Jaben: Added spoiler BBCode Module.
Jaben: Added reindex/runsql admin pages. Made the Delete all unapproved function on a date cutoff.
Jaben: Added BaseUrl and BaseUrlOverrideDomain options with explanations in app.config.
Jaben: ForumRoot is the EXTERNAL forum root (set with BaseUrl). ForumFileRoot is the INTERNAL forum root (set with Root).
WESclyburnw: Mail system no longer uses a thread -- it now uses a timer. Added a Queue function to the SendMail.
WESclyburnw: SMTP is pulled from mail.config is NO LONGER in board settings.
Jaben: Added fix for security issues associated with Avatar data without ContentTypes.
Jaben: Refactored ActiveUsers and added "Hidden" users + Guest count.
Jaben: Fix for Group/Role User syncing bug -- thanks to "mmbianco" for finding this problem.
micscotho: Fixed NullReferenceException if profile Blog data is null
micscotho: Made the registration page respect Membership.RequiresQuestionAndAnswer
micscotho: Made PM archive/delete buttons ThemeButtons
Jaben: Removed Login, Register, Logout when running inside a portal.
Jaben: Fixed possible security issue in profile for older databases.
Jaben: Fixed UserPMessage SQL Upgrade code.
Jaben: Added ViewStateIDDictionary -- just simplifies saving IDs to the ViewState.
Jaben: Made smilies rule lower priority -- was conflicting with URLs.
micscotho: Made Edited By text style configurable per-theme.
micscotho: Fixed issue of not truncate long URLs of the form http://asdf.com/xyz
properlyNOTE: Always run /install just to sync the DB when upgrading from v1.9.3 RC1 -- changes are minor but it needs to be run again.Thanks to WESclyburnw and Micscotho for their contributions to this release.Languages
Languages need to be updated to the latest in english.xml. Help with this is appreciated.Contributing to YAF
How can you support YAF, you ask? Just help a bit. Test the software and post bugs. Answer a few questions on this forum for other, less knowledgeable, YAF admins. If you really want to go crazy, write a little documentation in the wiki...Notes
v1.9.3 will upgrade from v1.9.1.x and below fine. I don't suggest you do it until you feel the software it ready.Bug Reports
Please post your v1.9.3 problem threads in this forum: http://forum.yetanotherf...opics32_v193-Issues.aspx DNN
Sorry to say, DNN support was not a goal for this ALPHA release. That's not to say you cannot get it working with this release. If you do play around with it, please report back your findings.Compiling
YAF v1.9.3 RC1 doesn't requires Web Application Project to compile! In fact, most of the main source is dynamic compilation. But if you do want to compile the whole source, please download Visual Studio 2008 Express
BIN: Includes the compiled forum and forum page files without the source.
SRC: Includes the compiled forum and forum page files with full source.YAF-v1.9.3-RC2-SRC.zip YAF-v1.9.3-RC2-BIN.zip
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