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Kevin | 30 Apr 2014 | 0 comments

Updates deployed to the Connect production servers as a result of the code sprint that ended 29 April 2014.

User Facing: Desktop

  • Added spam scanning to the private message forms. If the scan engine determines the contents of a private message is spam, the message will be rejected.
  • Fixed an issue with line breaks and carriage returns reported by post-by-email users who are submitting posts with Outlook 2010 in text mode.
  • Added the ability for post-by-email users to submit attachments with their email posts and comments.
  • Added code to the post-by-email subsystem that detects "Automatic Replies" (vacation rules) in mail coming from Outlook accounts. The code ignores the message and creates a log entry each time a post is ignored for auditing purposes.

Admin Facing

  • Created a broken link checking tool for Community Managers to check their communities for broken...
Kevin | 02 Apr 2014 | 0 comments

Updates deployed to the Connect production servers as a result of the code sprint that ended 01 April 2014.

User Facing: Desktop

  • Fixed an issue that was causing unauthenticated users to see an incorrect vote count on posts because pages with votes were not being cleared from the Akamai caches when a vote was cast.
  • Fixed and issue in post-by-email groups that was sending email notifications to users who were not group members.
  • Gave group administrators the ability to restrict posting across groups. If a group admin enables the "disable cross posting" feature for Group A, users will not be allowed to submit a post to Group A and Group B. When a user attempts to post to a restricted group and any other group(s), they will be asked to choose which group(s) the post should be removed from.
  • Modified our voting code and some other snippets to handle database save requests from anonymous users;...