After creating a v7.5.9 release to provide to The Powers That Be on our ability to push out releases to the UBB.Threads platform we've taken ahead and upgrades ourselves here after Brooks pushed it out at UBB.Central.
You can expect to see this in the Member Area soon, a full document of changes can be found at the UBB.Wiki entry UBB.Threads v7.5.9 Changelog.
Old UBB.Threads imported posts weren't parsing correctly, until today anyhow. From a suggestion from id242 we updated all of the old posts to "both markup and ubbcode" and rebuilt all topics; from doing such all of the posts now are parsed properly and readable to the user (and search engines).
The UBB Developers Network is now under new management from an old member; Gizmo (Gizzy/Gremelin) has taken over the reins of UBB.Dev from Allen Ayres this week.
I've got a bit to do by way of policing the files already on the server, and I have some ideas for enhancing the site.
Step one was disabling the registration queue and installing the Stop Forum Spam modification; this was done earlier today and with any luck we should see similar registration numbers, minus the spammers.
Step two you ask? Well, it wouldn't be much of a surprise now would it .
While waiting anxiously for Rick and Company to get a new private alpha to the testing team, we're glad to see an update to the 7-series. Mostly bugfixes and a couple of new features, this one tightens up the solidity of the threads workhorse release