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Old July 4th, 2008, 01:33 PM   #1
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Questions about versions and upgrades ...

Hey there,

Have Photopost version 5.62 at the moment and I've been looking at possibly upgrading but before I sock out some funds, I'd like to know what exactly is the difference, the added features and the incentives to do so.

Is there a list about that details this? If not, could ya'll enlighten me.

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Nathan
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Old July 4th, 2008, 01:47 PM   #2
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PhotoPost Announcements - PhotoPost Community

Our announcements forum will have every last announcement for any release of Photopost but here is the documentation from the download

Quote:
====================
VERSION UPDATE: 6.11
====================

Rollup of minor fixes and one security fix for vBulletin users.

Updated files from 6.1 release:

adm-inc.php
adm-misc.php
comshow.php
editphoto.php
external.php
image-inc.php
pp-inc.php
showframe.php
showgallery.php
showphoto.php
tjpzoom.js

forums/vb3.php
forums/phpbb2.php
forums/phpbb3.php

templates/uploadphoto.tmpl
templates/profile.tmpl

templates/vb3enhanced/uploadphoto.tmpl

languages/german.php
languages/french.php
languages/spanish.php

You do not need to run the upgrade script for this update; you only need update the changed files.



===================
VERSION UPDATE: 6.1
===================

Rollup of minor fixes plus some new features.

New Features
. Changed buttons on showphoto to be an admin option to display text/buttons
. Auto index thumbnails - uses first photo uploaded to category as a default thumbnail for category
. Added category name and link to the featured photos box
. Made "email a friend" an option which can be disabled
. CAPTCHA verification for anonymous/guest posts
. RSS feeds to include subcategories
. Improved "tag photo" feature
. "Zoom lens" integration (can be turned off and on in admin)
. Scan DB enhanced to add "reset category avatar" option
. Changed # of Images link in uploadphoto to a link which can be used to process only images already in a users queue

Updated files from 6.02 release:

adm-misc.php
adm-photo.php
bulkupload.php
comments.php
external.php
image-inc.php
member.php
pp-inc.php
register.php
seach.php
showframe.php
showmembers.php
showphoto.php
uploadphoto.php

tjpzoom.js
instant.js

languages/*.php

templates/bulkupload.tmpl
templates/featurepal.tmpl
templates/feature.tmpl
templates/profile.tmpl
templates/register.tmpl
templates/showgallery.tmpl

templates/vb3enhanced/bulkupload.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/feature.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/featurepal.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/profile.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/quickcom.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/quickcom367.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/showgallery.tmpl

You will need to run the upgrade.php script after updating your files.

Included software; itself not supported by PhotoPost.

// TJPzoom 3 * János Pál Tóth
// 2007.07.12
// Docs @ http://valid.tjp.hu/tjpzoom/
// News @ http://tjpzoom.blogspot.com/

====================
VERSION UPDATE: 6.02
====================

Minor update with bug fixes reported to date resolved.

Security Note: A hard check for .php, .pl and .cgi file extensions is filenames is not being done to reject files with these
extensions embedded anywhere in the filename. While PhotoPost does not allow periods in filenames, these are converted to
underscores, we believe that any file with a script extensions should be outright rejected in the event someone is
trying to upload malicious data to your server.

Updated files since 6.01 release:

adm-misc.php
header-inc.php
image-inc.php
pp-inc.php
showframe.php
showgallery.php
showphoto.php

templates/profile.tmpl

templates/vb3enhanced/profile.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/quickcom.tmpl
templates/vb3enhanced/quickcom367.tmpl

You do not need to run the upgrade script for this update; you only need update the changed files.

====================
VERSION UPDATE: 6.01
====================

Minor update with bug fixes reported to date resolved.

Updated files since 6.00 release:

adm-misc.php
board.php
calpal.php
cap.php
comshow.php
external.php
header-inc.php
image-inc.php
inc_photopost.php
inc_features.php
misc-php
online.php
pp-inc.php
register.php
showframe.php
showphoto.php
showgallery.php
usergallery.php

forums/threads7.php
forums/mambo.php
forums/nuke.php
forums/wowbb.php

templates/board.tmpl
templates/categall.tmpl
templates/menubar.tmpl
templates/register.tmpl
templates/showphoto.tmpl

templates/categall.tmpl
templates/menubar.tmpl
templates/profile.tmpl
templates/quickcom.tmpl
templates/uploadphoto.tmpl

languages/*.php

You do not need to run the upgrade script for this update; you only need update the changed files.

====================
VERSION UPDATE: 6.00
====================

PhotoPost 6.0 is a major update with new new features our users have requested.

New features:

. Message Board (for stand-alone systems to use as a mini-forum)
. Private Messaging (PMs, notices for activity on photos and ratings, new photos from buddies,
message board activity)
. Built-in RSS (per category basis)
. Usergroup optimization resulting in significant reductions in memory usage for medium-large sites
. Lightbox integration for popover images
. Uniform thumbnails option (when using IM, all thumbnails are uniform in size and cropped from
center - used at http://www.viperalley.com/gallery/sh...ry.php/cat/503
. Link codes for medium thumbnail/html codes
. Invites System for users to invite and track invitiations
. Mature Content flag to "hide" mature images from unregistered users (or users who select to not see mature pictures)
. Buddy Lists
. Who's Online page
. Internal Registration - Avatars, Titles and Signatures
. JavaScript usage for approve/delete options in admin bulk section (no page refresh)
. Redesigned data area for showphoto, more AJAX/JavaScript features
. Redesigned profile page - buddy lists, more stats, bio pages
. Slideshow Pause/Resume
. combined usergroup queries into 1 query versus multiple for each usergroup membership
. CAPTCHA image verification for new registrations
. Changed voting system to track votes seperately from ratings
. Use of icons versus text on showphoto page (famfam icons)

Upgraded files

/*.php (except config-inc.php.NEW, config-int.php.NEW, inc_features.php, inc_photopost.php, install.php)

New files:

/board.php
/cap.php
/effects.js
/external.php
/lightbox.css
/lightbox.js
/online.php
/prototype.js
/scriptaculous.js

forums/*.php (you only need the file the corresponds to your version)
languages/*.php (you only need the file that corresponds to your language)
templates/*.tmpl (there are new templates)

images/*.png (new famfam icons)
images/*.gif (new images)

You will need to run the upgrade.php script after updating your files.

Included software; itself not supported by PhotoPost.

// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Lightbox v2.02
// by Lokesh Dhakar - http://www.huddletogether.com
// 3/31/06
//
// For more information on this script, visit:
// http://huddletogether.com/projects/lightbox2/
//
// Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5/
//
// Credit also due to those who have helped, inspired, and made their code available to the public.
// Including: Scott Upton(uptonic.com), Peter-Paul Koch(quirksmode.org), Thomas Fuchs(mir.aculo.us), and others.
// -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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