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#225704 - 08/09/10 11:12 AM mIRC beta
Khaled Offline

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Registered: 04/12/02
Posts: 4158
Loc: London, UK
The mIRC beta is a version of mIRC that is not yet ready for public use and is being made available for testing purposes only.

We need feedback to resolve any issues in the beta before we can release a final, stable version of mIRC for public use.

You should only download the beta if you are willing to spend time dealing with bugs and submitting bug reports.

Please see the following post, if there is one, for the latest beta release and a list of changes.

#263577 - 23/08/18 01:44 PM Re: mIRC beta [Re: Khaled]
Khaled Offline

Planetary brain

Registered: 04/12/02
Posts: 4158
Loc: London, UK
The latest beta mIRC v7.52.546 can be downloaded here. It includes the following changes:

Beta v7.52.546 changes:
1.Item 19, a number of internal changes relating to maximum allowed line
length when sending to a server. Affects:
Channel central ban list address removal
Channel favorites folder auto-join
/partall command
Notify list /whois on connect
Editbox line length detection in channel/query windows
Channel JOIN rejoins on reconnect

Beta v7.52.519 changes:
1.Expired beta update.

Beta v7.52.518 changes:
1.Reverted change to using Unicode PCRE calls as this broke backward
2.Item 17, updated.

Beta v7.52.517 changes:
1.Item 17, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/263149
2.Item 18, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/263220

Beta v7.52.496 changes:
1.Item 14, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/263149
This reverts mIRC v7.42 Item 15 which was causing this side-effect
by calling PeekMessage(). Unfortunately, this reintroduces the issue
of Windows 10 thinking mIRC is hung during lengthy scripts.
2.Item 15, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/263042
3.Item 16, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/263142

Beta v7.52.431 changes:
1.Expired beta update.

Beta v7.52.425 changes:
1.Item 12, fixed $onpoly() not detecting line crossings.
2.Item 1, 2, changed so that -gl can be used together to set/unset
both global/local variables in one call.

Beta v7.52.390 changes:
1.Item 12, fixed $inpoly() not preparing polygons in the same way as
$onpoly(), eg. extending them if they are not already closed.
2.Item 7,8,9, internal changes.

Beta v7.52.359 changes:
1.Item 1, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/262644
2.Item 2, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/262642
3.Item 3, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/262649
4.Item 4, changed. This affects all features that use time values such
as script identifiers/commands eg. $asctime()/$ctime/etc., features
that stores file times eg. script file change monitor, measure time
differences eg. DCC send/get, and so on.
5.Item 5, fixed. Now also supports ?subject=text&body=text.
6.Item 6, added.
7.Item 7, 8, and 9, added.
8.Item 10, added.
9.Item 11 and 12, https://forums.mirc.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/262736
10.Item 13, updated.

1.Added /set -g switch that makes /set change a global variable.
2.Added /unset -gl switches that make /unset change a global or local
3.Changed udpate check and other features to use non-SSL HTTP requests
under Windows XP as it does not support secure SSL protocols.
4.Changed all time-related features to use 64bit time values.
5.Fixed hotlink parsing of mailto: and similar URIs.
6.Added hotlink parsing of URIs xmpp, teamspeak, ssh, and sftp.
7.Extended /drawpic -o [N] to refer to frames in a GIF file.
8.Added /drawpic -f switch that works with -o to specify the Nth icon
and the Mth frame in that icon by using /drawpic -of [N] [M].
9.Extended $pic() to support properties .icons, .frames, .delay and
to allow specifying N and M parameters.
10.Added voice selection to speech options.
11.Fixed $onpoly() not handling zero area polygons correctly.
12.Changed $onpoly()/$inpoly() implementations from regions to maths.
13.Updated libraries to OpenSSL 1.0.2o and PCRE 8.42.
14.Fixed script parser bug that caused mIRC to process Windows messages
while a script was running.
15.Changed $encode() base32 to use 72 character chunks.
16.Fixed /ialfill not displaying channel name when fill completes.
17.Updated CA root certificates cacert.pem file.
18.Fixed $ctime() returning incorrect result at midnight before a new
year begins.
19.Changed the way maximum server line lengths are applied to various
commands and features.