NICKENICH, Germany (August 30th, 2007) — Monkeybread Software releases
version 7.5 of the MBS plug-in for REALbasic.
The MBS plug-in comprises a collection of several plug-in parts which
extend the REALbasic development environment with over 800 classes and 2
controls featuring over 16000 documented functions.
The plug-ins require REALbasic 5.5 or newer. Also required are 200 MB hard
disc space and around 16 MB of RAM in addition to the requirements of
REALbasic and your operation system itself. While all plug-in parts compile
on Mac OS 8.x, Mac OS 9.x, Mac OS X (universal), Linux and Windows, each
function may depend on additional system requirements to work successfully.
Plugin licenses are available for components or for the complete
collection. Starting at 20 Euro (+VAT) for one component.
If you buy a current license, you will get free updates for one year. After
that year, you can update your license to cover an additional year.
The plugins can be downloaded on MBS’ website as one big package or several
The online documentation can be found here:
A few of the new items in version 7.5:
* Added a WinHIDMBS class to use USB HID devices on Windows. The
MacHIDMBS class can be used on Mac OS X.
* Added SuperSocket plugin from James Milne. With TCP/UDP/AppleTalk
* Added WebScriptCallbackMBS class. You can call Realbasic code from
* Updated to LCMS 1.1.7
* Updated pdflib to 7.0.2 for: Windows, Linux, MachO-PPC and
* Added AllowFolderSelection option to OpenDialogMBS class.
* Added PreGapLength, MaxBurnSpeed and PreGapIsRequired to DRTrackMBS
* Added CURLMBS.LibraryFile option. Also improved unicode file name
handling for the library loading in CURL.
* Added NSURLAuthenticationChallengeMBS, NSURLCredentialMBS,
NSURLCredentialStorageMBS and NSURLProtectionSpaceMBS to handle
authorization for webkit.
* Added NSURLRequestCertificateFilterMBS class to filter bad
certificates on websites.
* Added DRBurnMBS.writeImageFile.
* Added Picture.InvertMBS function.
* Added DRBurnMBS.MediaCatalogNumber,
DRBurnMBS.DRBurnFailureActionNone, DRBurnMBS.BurnFailureAction and
* Added WebFrameLoadDelegateMBS class.
* Added CURLMBS.OptionPostFieldSize and CURLMBS.OptionPostFieldSizeLarge
which are needed to post custom data and do XML based.
* Added TiffPictureMBS.WriteGray function to write 256 color grayscale
* Added CopyPicture, CopyMask and CopyPictureWithMask to NSImageMBS
* Added CURLMBS.OptionVerbose.
* Added ABPersonMBS.image.
* Added NoUnderflow and HadUnderflow properties for CoreAudioPlayerMBS
and PortAudioStreamBufferedMBS so you can better handle sound data
* The plugin catches all unhandled Cocoa Exceptions and displays a
msgbox instead of a crash.
* Added Picture.MergePictureMBS
* Added SFPasswordAssistantMBS class.
And a lot of small changes & fixes requested by our users.
Read the complete release notes here:
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