mIRC 7.53 has been released! (November 29th 2018)

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mIRC 7.53 has been released! (November 29th 2018)

This release includes improvements, changes and fixes to a number of features, including:

  • Added support for voice selection to speech options dialog.
  • Added support for CPRIVMSG and CNOTICE if listed in numeric 005.
  • Updated OpenSSL library to v1.0.2p and CA root certificates cacert.pem file.
  • Extended/drawpic and $pic() to enable access to multi-frame icons/GIFs.
  • Extended /set -g and /unset -gl switches to enable use of local/global variables.
  • Changed all time-related features to use 64bit time values.
  • Add/Fixed features/issues in a number of identifiers including $encode(), $decode(), $ctime(), $readini(), $cb(), $var().
  • Changed udpate check/other features to avoid insecure SSL protocols in HTTP requests under Windows XP.
  • Added support for numeric 005 STATUSMSG=@+ and WALLVOICES and commands /vmsg, /vnotice, and /wallvoices.
  • Changed channel mode parsing to handle channel keys hidden from non-ops only on the Undernet ircd.
  • Changed CAP packet-size request to use 2048 bytes if available.
  • Added $eventparms identifer that returns event-specific parameters passed to an executed command in a script.
  • Changed perform/joins on connect to be delayed if nickserv request is sent during logon.
  • Updated PCRE regex library to v8.42 and TagLib sound library to latest fixes.
  • Changed script editor editbox to allow longer lines before it starts wrapping.
  • Added support for IRCv3 nested batches beyond basic batch support.
  • Changed default hash table hash function to modified FNV-1A for improved distribution.
  • Added support for dynamic-resizing in hash tables for better performance.

In total, there have been over 60 changes since the last release.

For a more detailed list of recent changes, please see the whatsnew.txt file.

As always, the latest version of mIRC can be downloaded from the download page.

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