• Very minor D'Bridge release available

    From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sun Jul 25 01:35:10 2021
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    VERSION 4 - JULY 25 2021
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    - Code improvements and very minor improvements for IBM XT, PS/2, Tandy
    1000 and other real-DOS computers.

    - Very minor fix for log purging criteria in Config-Basic.

    - Fix for weird "program too big to fit in memory" problems on Windows.

    It is not necessary to upgrade to this version if your D'Bridge system
    is working good.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Mark Hofmann@618:100/12 to Nick Andre on Sun Jul 25 09:10:30 2021
    - Fix for weird "program too big to fit in memory" problems on Windows.


    Cool! I'm curious as to what you found was causing that and if you saw it on your system?

    I had that happen over here enough times that I had to revert for the time being. I thought it was something unique to my setup.

    - Mark

    --- WWIVToss v.1.52
    * Origin: http://www.weather-station.org * Bel Air, MD -USA (618:100/12.0)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Wed Jul 28 09:35:30 2021
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    VERSION 4 - JULY 28 2021
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    Very minor code improvements. "Bad Tic's" are stored in the BADTICS subdirectory.

    It is not necessary to upgrade to this version if your D'Bridge system
    is working good.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Sean Dennis@618:618/10 to Nick Andre on Wed Jul 28 13:07:16 2021
    Hello Nick,

    Wednesday July 28 2021 09:35, you wrote to All:

    Very minor code improvements. "Bad Tic's" are stored in the BADTICS subdirectory.

    What about inbound TICTAC files?

    -- Sean

    ... If you are attempting the impossible, you will fail.
    --- GoldED/2 3.0.1
    * Origin: Outpost BBS // bbs.outpostbbs.net:10123 (618:618/10)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Tue Aug 3 13:59:44 2021
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    VERSION 4 - AUGUST 3 2021
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    Very minor code improvements.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Wed Aug 4 05:50:28 2021
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    VERSION 4 - AUGUST 4 2021
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    Very minor code improvements. Fix for "invalid keyword".

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sun Aug 15 18:31:14 2021
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    VERSION 4 - AUGUST 15 2021
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    The "permanent" option in Editor-Echomail and Editor-Fileecho/Tic has no
    effect unless the area is a Passthru type.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sun Aug 29 21:25:48 2021
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    VERSION 4 - AUGUST 29 2021
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    Bug fix in Config-Echomail Areas.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Wed Sep 1 07:51:47 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 1 2021
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    Bug fix for DBUTIL PURGELOGS.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Fri Sep 3 09:06:42 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 3 2021
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    - Fix for Utilities-History-Areafix.

    - Fix for the Kill command in the internal editor for QuickBBS/GoldBase.

    - Improvements to how D'Bridge purges the log files on systems with large
    retention settings or the settings set at maximum values.

    - Minor improvements to Editor-Echomail Areas, Editor-Fileecho/TIC Areas and
    Editor-Actions.

    - Fix for exporting QuickBBS/GoldBase areas.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Thu Sep 9 18:50:06 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 9 2021
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    Added a new question in Config-Internet to allow specifying the home-path
    to D'Bridge when its ran on Linux under DOSEMU, DOSBOX or other emulation.
    The DBRIDGE.BNK file is now written with proper path "translation" for
    Linux when this question is answered. The F1-Help and user manual were both updated.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Fri Sep 10 05:50:37 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 10 2021
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    Bug fix for BinkD and .FLO file control on Linux.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sun Sep 19 20:43:06 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 19 2021
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    A very minor update to address a potential cost decision "loop" problem.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Wed Sep 29 01:43:49 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 29 2021
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    Code improvements.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Thu Sep 30 00:13:52 2021
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    VERSION 4 - SEPTEMBER 30 2021
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    Removal of the "Days to keep mail" setting; use the pre-processing option
    and "Log packets" setting in Config-Basic if it is necessary to
    troubleshoot packet problems.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Thu Oct 21 13:50:07 2021
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    VERSION 4 - OCTOBER 21 2021
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    Minor code improvements.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sat Oct 23 15:53:42 2021
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    VERSION 4 - OCTOBER 23 2021
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    Minor code improvements.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Mon Oct 25 10:25:04 2021
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    VERSION 4 - OCTOBER 25 2021
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    Minor code improvements. Less CPU usage on Windows.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Sun Nov 21 16:42:32 2021
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    VERSION 4 - NOVEMBER 21 2021
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    Minor code improvements.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Wed Nov 24 13:00:58 2021
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    VERSION 4 - NOVEMBER 24 2021
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    - Fix for a rare but possible COM port buffer not being flushed correctly.

    - Fix for weird "leftovers" in Config-Packet/Mail.

    - Removed the settings "Enforce limits" out of Config-Scheduler, "Create
    username index" and "Use Zonegates" from Config-Nodelist, "Archive Netmail
    kludges" from Config-Packet/Mail.

    - No longer necessary to have DBRIDGE.AMR to execute DOS commands after
    mail is received. This file will be automatically erased upon installing
    this update.

    - Slight changes to the F1-Help system and user manual.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Thu Dec 2 23:06:50 2021
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    VERSION 4 - DECEMBER 2 2021
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    Updates the Windows BinkD subsystem to 1.1a-113.

    Nick Andre
    www.dbridgemailer.com

    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)
  • From Nick Andre@618:500/24 to All on Tue Dec 14 21:50:22 2021
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    VERSION 4 - DECEMBER 14 2021
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    Very minor code improvements for TIC processing.

    Nick Andre
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    --- Renegade vY2Ka2
    * Origin: Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? (618:500/24)