Posted by David Dreezer
Original announcement here
at Infopop Community.
Version 6.4 beta release 1 has been released to the Member Area
UBB.threads™ 6.4 beta release 1 is a test version that adds many popular new features, including these highlights:
Added a new calendar system that can be used for showing public/private events and birthdays.
Added in the ability to delete a group that is no longer needed.
Added in an option when viewing a user's profile to ignore a user.
Added a new option to allow users to select from a predefined set of avatars for their picture.
Added an option when creating/editing a forum to select an image to be displayed next to the forum on the main page.
Moved all thread management tools out of the edit post screen and down to the bottom of showflat/showthreaded.
More work on efficiency. Added a configurable caching system to cache some things that don't change that often.
Polls are entirely rewritten. Polls now can have multiple questions, a start and end time, and other options.
For more details don't forget to read Rick's entire changelog located here. There is a lot to read.
This release is beta code. As with any beta code, it may be unstable. You should not run this beta in a production environment unless you understand the risks involved. Returning to a prior release may prove difficult!