Sphider-plus version 4.2021b - The PHP Search Engine

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[ Change Log Summary ]


- Actual release:    4.2021b

- Former versions:

          Version 4.2021a

          Version 3.2020d       Version 3.2020c

          Version 3.2020b       Version 3.2020a

          Version 3.2019c

          Version 3.2019b       Version 3.2019a

          Version 3.2018b       Version 3.2018a

          Version 3.2017b        Version 3.2017a


          Version 3.2016d        Version 3.2016c

          Version 3.2016b        Version 3.2016a


          Version 3.2015e        Version 3.2014c

          Version 3.2015d        Version 3.2014b

          Version 3.2015c        Version 3.2014a

          Version 3.2015b        Version 3.2013b

          Version 3.2015a        Version 3.2013a



- Older versions:


          Version 2.9          Version 1.9

          Version 2.8          Version 1.8

          Version 2.7          Version 1.7

          Version 2.6          Version 1.6

          Version 2.5          Version 1.5

          Version 2.4          Version 1.4

          Version 2.3          Version 1.3

          Version 2.2          Version 1.2

          Version 2.1          Version 1.1

          Version 2.0          Version 1.0


Version: 3.2015e

Release date: September 24, 2015

Build up with Sphider: v.1.3.5


New feature:

Block all queries for e-mail accounts like 'my-name@gmail.com'

To be activated in admin backend.


New feature in admin backend:

Create a default configuration file as backup of current settings and options.


New feature:

Sphider-plus may now be installed on server using HTTP as well as HTTPS protocols.


Improved index procedure:

Now automatically limiting the amount of data (full text) stored in database

to the max. size of database table field.


Ready to run in PHP7 environment.

Proven with PHP 7.0.0 RC3


Updated bad bot list. Now containing 1040 bot names.


Updated list of Meta search engines.


Admin backend updated for Opera and Chrome browser.


Bug fixed for 'Show EXIF info' in admin backend statistics 'Indexed Images'.

Bug fixed while simulating a web shot in admin backend.

Bug fixed for presenting multiple result pages in media search.

Some small bugs fixed.


Involved files that have been modified / added for this release: