Sphider-plus version 4.2021b - The PHP Search Engine

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- 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: 3.2018a

Release date: January 25, 2018

Build up with Sphider: v.1.3.5


New feature:


New option in admin settings:

Create a log file containing all attempts to harm the user interface of Sphider-plus.

Additional option:

On occurrence, send e-mail report to Sphider-plus admin about each harm attempt.

For details, see chapter 22.5 of the readme.pdf docu.


Improved search result listing for phpBB forum.


Improved option 'Follow sitemap.xml files during index procedure'.


Updated URL for web shot thumbnail creation in result listing.


Updated 'black_ips' file to prevent queries from meta search engines.


Updated 'black_uas' file to prevent queries from bad bots.


Bug fixed in install database tables.


Bug fixed in 'Delete categories'.


Bug fixed in 'Convert all kind of Greek accents into their basic vowels '.


Some more small bugs fixed.



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