Changes in Version 1.6h of Pipey's Flash Chat
This is the first time I've started to document revisions in the chat. It's about time!
Files changed in this version:
Three files have been changed in this version (well, only two really, since mainchat.swf is just the movie exported from the Flash source file mainchat.fla). The free version of the chat does not contain the .fla file.
Fixed the user
list so that it now displays text correctly in the user-specified language.
There are two more lines in the language section in chat_ini.asp.
I have added these to [Language_English] so that the english text works. If you are using a different language, you will need to add these lines to your language section, and put the words in your language.
The lines are:
This sets the
text displayed in the Rooms dialog box.
When there is only 1 user in a room, it uses the txtUser setting to show the users, for example 'Room 1 (1 user)'.
When there are no users, or more than one user, it uses the txtUsers setting, for example 'Room 2 (4 users)'.
The other change
is quite a major one. There are now two versions of all the flash files.
The first (normal version) contains font outlines. This means that fonts will be anti-aliased and look smoother. This version is only suitable for languages using western character sets (english, spanish, french or whatever), and will not display non-western characters correctly.
The second version does not contain any font outlines. It will use whatever system font is available on the user's browser. This means that languages such as russian, hebrew, thai etc. should display correctly. Because the fonts are not included in the movies, the movies are smaller (and so are also useful if you want the smallest file sizes). The only compromise is that the fonts will not look as smooth as they do in the 'normal version'. The replacement files needed for this version are contained in the archive nofonts.zip.