BOARD18 Development History
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On January 10, I published release 1.4.0 of BOARD18. This release is upward compatible with release 1.3.x.
But it requires a database upgrade before it can be applied. See The_game_link_Table_Fix_for_release_1.4.x for more information.
This release updated the game_link table. And it added the aboutBoard18() function to board18com.js.
On January 20, I published release 1.4.1 of BOARD18.
This release added 3 new PHP functions. They are linkGet, linkAdd and linkDel.
it also updated the board18Misc page to support toggling the current game status.
And it added link processing functions to the board18Misc page.
On April 1, I published release 1.5.0 of BOARD18.
This release implemented issue 27 Phase 4 - board18Boxes.php. And it added links between board18Boxes.php, board18Games.php and board18Players.php
On May 14, I published release 2.0.0 of BOARD18.
This release implemented Issue 1 - Request for an "undo" capability, implemented Issue 20 - Associated spreadsheet URL capability, implemented Issue 47 - Rewrite JS to remove contextMenu API, implemented Issue 50 - Long Term Ergonomic Proposal, redesigned main menu for SnapMap and SnapMrk pages added enhanced support for hand held devices, added enhanced support for non standard tile/token sizes and added "About BOARD18" option to all main menus.
On May 22, I published release 2.1.0 of BOARD18.
This release removed enhanced support for hand held devices and enhanced support for non standard tile/token sizes.
For more information see Release 2.0.0 Issue.
On May 25, I published release 2.1.1 of BOARD18.
This release removed some missed scaling code from enhanced support for non standard tile/token sizes.
On July 1, I published release 2.1.3 of BOARD18.
This release implemented Issue 57 - Redesigned placement logic for context menus and token selection canvases.
On July 8, I published release 2.2.0 of BOARD18.
This release fixed Bug 58 - The doLogNote(note) function is not always used.
It also implemented Issue 27 Part 5 - Provide a tool for loading a game box from a zip file.
It also made some minor edits that prepare for the removal of jqueryMigrate package from BOARD18.
On July 17, I published release 2.2.1 of BOARD18.
- Fixed some typos [due to Bug 58 fix] in log notes.
- Fixed misrouting of game box load messages in board18BoxLoad.php
- Fixed two typos in board18Boxes.php.
- Upgraded the doLogNote(note) function to handle NULL BD18.welcomename.
On August 5, I published release 2.2.2 of BOARD18.
This release fixed some typos in loadGameBox.php and in board18Boxes.php.
On August 18, I published release 2.3.0 of BOARD18.
- Added a gimpPythonScripts directory which contains all such scripts.
- Revised BOARD18make to eliminate inclusion of any game boxes in the .zip file.
- Deprecated the loadGameBox.php utility because it is no longer needed.
NOTE: There is no longer a GitHub repository for game boxes.
I am also creating a tile and token library which will reside at library.board18.org/
On September 14, I published release 2.3.1 of BOARD18.
- Implemented Issue 64: Persistent route to desired page on login
- Fixed a gimpPythonScript batch script.
- Added js.cookie.js script to access-denied page.
- Added link to the tile and token library on the webSite index page.
On October 7, I published release 2.3.2 of BOARD18.
This release did some preliminary work for Issue 61 - Correctly rout replies to administrative messages.
It also enhanced the display of players on the left side of board18Misc.php and board18New.php.
On October 14, I published release 2.4.0 of BOARD18.
This release implemented Issue 61 - Correctly rout replies to administrative messages.
On October 30, I published release 2.4.1 of BOARD18.
This release implemented Issue 51 - Provide unlimited tile counts.
It also fixed Issue 66 - Positioning problem with token select menu.
On November 9, I published release 2.4.2 of BOARD18.
This release created cronCode directory to contain code for weekly backups.
It also fixed Bug 67 - New "Useful Links" capability incompatible with snap shots.
On December 5, I published release 2.4.3 of BOARD18.
This release implemented Issue 68 - Collapse Help menu.