Subtext 3.1 Released

Subtext 3.1 has been released:

  • subtext-3.1.sit (StuffIt 3 archive, includes source code and THINK C 5 project file)
    SHA256: ef127a83e68918ff7f57e34c40a539f06bbe026943ac5f55be972c0e4518d0d0
    SHA1: 962397af3fd8e4722a5384ae2634ca86e2b447f1
  • ipdb-2023-11.db (Free IP Geolocation from DB-IP, converted to Subtext IPdb format)

Changes in this version:

  • In "who" command, show which area of the BBS each user is currently in
  • Add a "logged_in_time" template variable, helpful for signoff template showing how long the user was logged in for
  • Find proper per-message originating and destination net/zone numbers from FTN messages when different than FTN packet header
  • Properly handle skip commands received from binkp servers to end the session and retry later
  • Abort idle binkp connections in case of server issues
  • Set the software major version in outgoing FTN packets and use the proper code for software that has not been assigned an id such as Subtext
  • Include the actual timestamp of FTN packet files when sending through binkp
  • Fix a bug encoding FTN packets with the wrong termination
  • Fix a bug where tossing FTN packets was adding messages for areas not subscribed to into the previously used board
  • Fix a bug in the console where an assertion was erroneously triggered when the cursor was at the far corner but in bounds
Questions or comments?
Please feel free to contact me.