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Quicksilver Forums

Quicksilver Forums is a fast, feature rich bulletin board system. It is fully object oriented and optimized for speed, ease of use, and easy modification. A powerful and flexible skinning engine makes giving your board a new look very simple. An advanced permissions system allows for fine-grained group and user permissions. It is based on the popular MercuryBoard software.

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  •  17 Jan 2011 01:38

    Release Notes: The installer system has been overhauled. Akismet spam filtering has been added. There are several visual enhancements to the forum. MySQLi support has been added.

    •  13 Aug 2008 07:50

      Release Notes: An SQL injection was fixed. External HTTP links now correctly set _blank targets as needed. Conversion code no longer uses the wrong DB file name. Removing all member titles no longer causes everyone to logout. Search criteria now properly spans multiple result pages. A lack of formatting on forum names was corrected. Validation recommendations for email addresses were corrected. The ability to mark a PM as unread was added.

      •  30 Sep 2007 22:41

        Release Notes: The error library would reveal database information when showing a connection error. This has been fixed.

        •  26 Aug 2007 21:40

          Release Notes: This release has a new default skin, a new bbcode parser, tightened permissions security, new database backup/restore handling, improved time zone handling, HttpOnly cookies for IE, and numerous other bugfixes and enhancements.

          •  04 Oct 2006 11:47

            Release Notes: Most languages now use UTF-8. This could cause some "corruption" of existing posts that use non-English characters. Unfortunately, this change is necessary for the Javascript tricks that are being added. Language updates have been made for Swedish, Norwegian, and German. A new backup tool uses XML and is far less likely to run out of memory.


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