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Miranda IM 0.5

Posted on Saturday, July 29 2006 @ 15:30:58 CEST by LSDsmurf

  • Unicode support was introduced
  • Database can store the Unicode strings (in utf8 format), and save and return these strings as ANSI, UCS2 and UTF8 strings
  • Most core protocols can send, receive & process the information in Unicode
  • The contact lists can display nicks, names and statuses in Unicode (under NT)
  • Message editors can display any user information in Unicode, display and enter the Unicode messages;
  • User details can process names, addresses, etc in Unicode
  • Language packs can provide the valid translation for the Miranda's interface, even when the default codepage doesn't match the langpack codepage
  • Two Miranda distributions are available since 0.5: the ANSI (for Win95/98/ME) and the Unicode one (for NT4/Win2k/XP/Win2003)
  • The standard was designed for all contact list plugins, to simplify the support for sorting, storing, grouping contacts
  • png2dib plugin was inserted into the distribution to provide the core-level support for PNG files
  • Support for sending files with the Unicode names (not mappable into the current codepage)
  • AIM: AIM protocol now using Oscar
  • ICQ: Messaging support enhanced (P2P messaging supported)
  • ICQ: Direct Connection support rewritten (with P2P messaging and reverse file-transfers)
  • ICQ: Temporary Visible List support
  • ICQ: New Features page in options to configure extra features
  • ICQ: Custom statuses just like icq5
  • needs clist_mw derivative (thx Big Muscle)
  • ICQ: New custom status icons (thx Angeli-ka)
  • ICQ: Enhanced Unicode & Ansi charsets support (each contact can have its own codepage)
  • ICQ: AIM cross-compatability (add/remove, search by mail, status, messaging, away messages)
  • ICQ: Secure MD5 login authentification
  • ICQ: Revoke authorization (Advanced Feature
  • see further)
  • removes you from contact's server-list
  • SRMM: RTL support for messages in Hebrew and some other languages.
  • Jabber: Avatars support (JEP-0008)
  • Jabber: Massive groupchat improvements, including private messages & invitations
  • MSN: Client version detection
  • MSN: Support for nudges
  • MSN: Support for some MSN Messenger 7.5 and Live Messenger 8.0 specifics
  • Yahoo: Ability to set your own avatar
  • Yahoo: Added new icons
  • Yahoo: Added address book and calendar links in the main menu
  • Yahoo: Added alerts support and link to the main menu
  • Yahoo: Added nick to Yahoo login information
  • Yahoo: Yahoo now uses new png2dib.dll services for avatar manipulation
  • Yahoo: Added Yahoo Japan support
  • Yahoo: Added buzz/nudge support
  • Yahoo: Offline IMs from blocked people get dropped
  • Yahoo: Added basic audible support
  • Yahoo: Yahoo File Transfer improvements
  • Clist classic: Right click on a tray icon results to the resource leak
  • ICQ: Our own contact in list now correctly handles events
  • ICQ: Proxy Gateway mode is working again
  • ICQ: File receiving from Trillian clients work again
  • ICQ: Message errors are now really displayed
  • ICQ: Fixed memory leak in avatar code
  • ICQ: File transfers with GnomeICU works now
  • ICQ: Fixed changing password in ICQ Details will not save it to DB if not there
  • ICQ: Fixed PING channel handling (caused connection drop)
  • ICQ: Fixed bug in changeinfo with translated listbox values
  • ICQ: Fixed error handling in avatar code for uploading avatar
  • ICQ: Fixed bug in Manage-Server list dialog, caused hang
  • ICQ: Fixed occasional losing of messages (message parsing was incomplete)
  • ICQ: Server-list management now stores all info
  • solves problems
  • ICQ: Fixed unknown errors during login were not reported sometimes
  • Jabber: resource names not UTF8 decoded
  • Jabber: people are trying to connect to jabber.org with empty usernames
  • MSN: Fix for the error 540 upon login, because of the invalid password hash calculation
  • MSN: Fixed the problem of locking the message sending queue by timeouts
  • MSN: Fixed disconnection issues for the HTTP gateway mode
  • MSN: Fixed some issues with the wrong Hotmail Inbox and Profile Editing URLs
  • MSN: Fix for error 911 inside switchboard threads
  • Yahoo: Fixed deletion of a buddy from your contact list
  • Yahoo: Made fixes to make more strings translatable
  • Yahoo: Fixed a bug that could crash srmm
  • Yahoo: Properly close the connections

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