Burning Board 4.1.0 RC 1 Download

  • Burning Board 4.1 is the modern, user-friendly and secure forum software. Try out one of the most easy and intuitive forum software for free and experience its awesome features.

    System Requirements

    WoltLab Burning Board 4.1 requires the following components to install and use it:

    Webserver with PHP 5.3.2+
    MySQL 5.1.17+
    20 MB free disk space
    Current Webbrowser (Chrome 40+, Firefox 35+, Internet Explorer 10+, Safari 8+)

    Installation Guide

    1. Download the installation archive onto your computer
    2. Extract the archive
    3. Upload the files "install.php" and "WCFSetup.tar.gz" to your webserver
    4. Start the installation by navigating your browser to the file "test.php"

    Updating from Burning Board 4.1.0 Beta 4

    Please read the next post for instructions to update from Burning Board 4.1.0 Beta 4.

    Upgrading from Burning Board 4.0

    This is an experimental update, do not attempt to run it on your live forums! Please read this article carefully for instructions: Upgrading Burning Board 4.0 to Burning Board 4.1

    Compatibility with other WoltLab® products

    This release is compatible with Community Blog 2.0.9+, Community Calendar 2.0.3+, Community Gallery 2.0.3+ and WoltLab Filebase 2.0.9+.

    Usage and Support

    This evaluation version is not suitable for productive use, any use of this version in an productive environment is at your own risk. Updating from Burning Board 4.1 RC 1 to future versions is not guaranteed. You may use this version until April 30th 2015, if you wish to continue past this date, a valid Burning Board 4.1 license is required.

    We're looking forward to hear your feedback and reports of possible issues in the Burning Board 4.1.x forum.

    Download WoltLab Burning Board 4.1 RC 1

  • Updating from Burning Board 4.1.0 Beta 4

    Open your Administration Control Panel and navigate to System > Packages > List Packages. Please click on the button Search for Updates located in the right corner above the package list.

    Upgrading from Burning Board 4.0

    This is an experimental update, do not attempt to run it on your live forums! Please read this article carefully for instructions: Upgrading Burning Board 4.0 to Burning Board 4.1

  • Please be aware that the list below does not cover every single change, while it does provide details on important changes, minor fixes (e.g. typos) are left unnoticed.

    Burning Board 4.1.0 RC 1

    • Fixed posts in trash bin were not considered when rebuilding user counters
    • Added a new ad placeholder after the first category
    • Quotes were not purged from quote manager if inserted when editing an existing post

    User Conversation System 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Embedded attachments did not show up immediately after replying

    Importers 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Burning Board 4.x
      • Fixed import from gallery showing up without being actually supported in some versions
    • SMF 2.x

      • Permissions were not properly imported
    • vBulletin 3.x / 4.x

      • Added support for custom user profile fields
    • XenForo 1.x

      • Fixed BBCodes not being properly converted in various locations
      • Addressed an issue when importing permissions

    User Infraction System 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Internal changes

    Legal Notice 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Internal changes

    Moderated User Groups 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Internal changes

    WoltLab Community Framework 2.1.0 RC 1

    • Redactor (WYSIWYG editor)
      • Fixed uploading non-image attachments
      • Fixed a potential issues with autosave occuring between message submit and before the server acknowledged the content had been created
      • Resolved an issue related to the caret position after inserting a code box
      • Work-around for pasting content on iOS causing Safari to quickly scroll to top and back to the editor; this still occurs but it is now just a small shift until the issue has been addressed by Imperavi
      • Disabled button hover state on mobile devices
      • Fixed newlines being incorrectly added/stripped
      • Better sanitizing for list-garbage generated by some browsers
    • Forcing cache invalidation when rebuilding options
    • Fixed a few issues with the reworked user panel
    • Fixed visuals of editor tab menu on mobile devices
    • Added a new event: validateAction@\wcf\data\AbstractDatabaseObjectAction, fired after validation was successful
    • Floating attachments were not properly rendered in messages
    • Improved marking a message's content to quote it, more reliable results and it will no longer allow selecting content from an embedded quote
    • Using MutationObserver for supporting browsers instead of the deprecated DOMNodeRemoved event
    • Added a mechanism to prevent users from revoking permissions from the last remaining "admin" group
    • Updating/Deleting a template group did not account for templates stored for applications
    • Improved routing system

      • Introducing \wcf\system\request\FlexibleRoute to allow authors more freedom for differently shaped URLs
      • Changed URL generation from example.com/index.php?BoardList/ (case-sensitive) / example.com/index.php?boardlist/ (case-insensitive) to example.com/index.php?board-list/
      • Removed the option to force lower-case URLs, this will now be enforced unless URL compatibility mode (supporting WCF 2.0-style URLs) is enabled
      • URL controllers can now be virtually renamed, e.g. turning example.com/index.php?board-list/ into example.com/index.php?forums/
    • Exporting styles caused templates for different applications/plugins to be improperly separated
    • Disabled autofill of forms containing username/password in Chrome

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