xNews 1.68 Final is out!!!!
and included a new xNews Importer 1.01 beta
module to be installed separately.xNews Importer module
is a start to enable importing articles from old news module to xnews and clones and also to import to and from xNews clones.
After some cleaning up and testing it will also import from other xoops article management apps...
With due care it is now possible to have a clone called news
as many requested.*** Important *** Tryout on test server first....
Creating a temporary clone importing old news into it
removing/uninstall/delete old news module once all data is correctly imported and checked.
create a new news clone and import from temporary clone.*** Important *** Tryout on test server first....
-Removed import button from within xnews and made a xnews importer new module.
-Fixed update function part included by wishcraft to update database with tag field - this would zero data in tags on new release updates.
-Added in database and update topic_weight field for next 1.69 topic sorting
-changed tags name file to xnews_news.php so when cloned also clones will have correct tag file name.
-Merged wishcraft additions in his 1.69 Wrong numbering Next 1.68 Final
-Added dobg to enable disable line break issue with some wysiwyg editors
-moved seo samples in xnews/docs/seo
-tags plugin is in extra folder as always has so if one needs it move into appropriate folder
- Added Index link in admin menu
- Added define("_AM_NW_INDEX", "Index"); in language - admin.php
- Fixed issue with "blocks" blank page
- Modified all xNews words appearing in language files to x"."News (cloner should not change this to clone name)
- Removed txt files from parser these remain unchanged by cloner.
- other minor issues fixed
- Included languages:
-French by Burning & kris_fr
-German by Feichtl
-Persian by Voltan
-Spanish by Oswaldo
-Fixed issues a few incompatability issues with XOOPS 2.5.2
Thanks to wishcraft for patches
Thanks to translators
Thanks to mamba for his help with SVN
xNews development has now moved to SourceForge
xNews 1.68 Final can be downloaded here