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  •  26 Oct 2003 04:52

Release Notes: Configuration files are in XML. Perl problems were fixed. The hub does not hang when kicking users from a script. Passwords are crypted. The account privilege system was totally revisited. Numerous incorrect type conversions were fixed. A crash which occurred when the -f flag was used without a parameter was fixed.

  •  04 Oct 2003 02:08

Release Notes: This release supports both libgcrypt and OpenSSL. Many commands are now cluster compatible (*kick, *ban). Ban by IP was included, and a bug that allowed users without nicknames to enter the hub waas fixed. New events were added for ban, kick, and hubinit. ClientBot now handles new clients and manages some of the '#' commands (making them cluster compatible).

  •  09 Mar 2003 05:33

Release Notes: Most of the code of the hub was rewritten. Numerous memory leaks, wastes of bandwidth, and minor bugs were fixed. The cluster feature was fully rewritten. Support for glib2 was added. Two new protocol extensions were added to handle shared file CRC (e-donkey 2000 CRC) and to provide file correction support. Multichat now works differently: the hub can now handle more than 1024 users by using poll() instead of select(). A bug that caused the hub to crash at the very early beginning of the login stage was fixed. Support was added for CPUs which do not allow unaligned memory access (such as MIPS or SPARC).

  •  08 Dec 2002 04:54

Release Notes: This release sees some messages translated into English. The documentation was updated, and the -?banlist commands bug was fixed, along with a hub registration bug. New commands -showtype and -perlclear were added, and -rename now works. The ext_prog toolkit has new functions, the ClientBot was updated, and there is now support for plugins.

  •  11 Nov 2002 06:35

Release Notes: In this version, the hub registration was rewritten. New user, op, and master commands were added, and there is a new Perl script for MyINFO with translation support.

  •  29 Sep 2002 06:50

Release Notes: Numerous parts of the hub were rewritten and features were added, including the data structure, multi-hub features, account type, protocol extension for bots, flood protection, anti search spam, and a lot of other features. The hub can now also be compiled on Darwin.

  •  03 Mar 2002 06:54

Release Notes: This version fixes the bug preventing master to use -redirall command. The MyINFO function has been rewritten to reduce bandwidth usage, two new functions were added for Perl scripts, and a new command was added to DC command set. extprog toolkit handles more DC command decoding, a bug preventing a proper decoding of search result has been fixed, and a new key was added to implement the capability to automatically ban kicked users.

  •  25 Feb 2002 13:58

Release Notes: A new function available for Perl scripts, a new key to limit multi-user chat usage, a new command to leave a chat, support for no more than one login attempt per 10 seconds, and support for banning people.

  •  17 Feb 2002 04:30

Release Notes: Numerous bugs have been fixed in this release, including bugs in registration, memory saturation, nickname conflicts, and nickname protection. New functions are available to Perl scripts, a multi-user private chat was created, and the hub can now start external programs that act as virtual users.


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