Threads and posts may now be moderated. Support
was added for Forum Status (Normal, Disabled,
Locked, Closed) and Forum Type (Normal and
Private). An image (JCaptcha) was added to prevent
automation of the member registration and lost
password retrieval processes. The password is now
before sending it over the network. Flood Control
is now supported for these actions: login, new
post, and register member (max actions per hour).
The page that lets an admin send mail to all
members, all activated members, or all
non-activated members was improved.
In this version, forum and individual permissions are now supported. A new pagination system is added. A powerful rank system is implemented. Users are now able to save favorite threads. Input values are now error checked on the client side. A new CSS file is included. Statistics are shown on the index page. "Printer friendly" views for posts and threads are added. The administrator can now view the IP and user agent of online users.
File attachments, searching and advanced searching, various types of watching (Global, Category, Forum, Thread), and RSS/Content Syndication are now supported. Localizations for eight additional languages were added: Italian, German, French, Danish, Latvian, Serbian cyrillic, Serbian latin, and Slovenian. Two additional databases are supported: SAPDB and Oracle 9i. A powerful logging system with Jakarta Common Logging was added.