MBS Plugins 21.1 pre-releases


in this thread I want to post to you what’s new in 21.1 prerelease plugins.

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  • Added 30 new trigonometry functions for BigNumberMBS class.
  • Added CNPhoneNumberMBS.CNLabelPhoneNumberAppleWatch function.
  • Added DirectShowAMVideoControlMBS class.
  • Added DuckDatabaseMBS class for DuckDB database engine, a fast column based database engine.
  • Added extra line to CURL debug log to indicate the version of MBS Plugin, CURL library used and what OS is used. See DebugData property in CURLSMBS class.
  • Added FindPin method to DirectShowCaptureGraphBuilderMBS class
  • Added FindTableName function to SQLGlobalsMBS class.
  • Added GetStreamConfig function for DirectShowCaptureGraphBuilderMBS class to accept GUID to identify the pin category.
  • Added ImageIndex and ImageHandle properties to DynaPDFImageMBS class.
  • Added NormInvMBS function.
  • Changed Constructor for PDFBorderMBS to be public.
  • Changed MaxTotalConnections in CURLSMultiMBS class to 4 as default. Avoids excessive connection counts unless you change it.
  • Fixed issue with Graphics.TextHeight for DynaPDFMBS class.
  • Fixed issue with MoveFirst with RecordSet in our SQL Plugin when used with PostgreSQL.
  • Fixed possible crash in CheckUTF8MBS function.
  • Fixed problem in QLPreviewPanelMBS, broken in version 21.0.
  • Fixed problem with GetProfileInfo method and name property in LCMS2ProfileMBS class.
  • Fixed thumbnailSize property for PDFThumbnailViewMBS class.
  • Improved text conversion performance internally for getting text as UTF16 or UTF32. This is used in all plugin parts and speeds up XLSheetMBS and DynaPDFMBS classes a lot!
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Updated LCMS to version 2.12rc1.
  • Updated LibXML to version 2.9.10.
  • Updated LibXSLT to version 1.1.34.
  • Updated to Xcode 12.4.
  • Upgraded BigNumberMBS to a 640 bit floating point number for even bigger range and precision. 128 bit exponent and 512 bit fraction.
  • Upgraded DirectShowGUIDMBS class with more methods and properties.


  • Added BeginTransaction, Commit, and Rollback methods for DuckConnectionMBS class.
  • Added kcfIgnoreICCProfile and kptConvertPage to DynaPDFMBS class.
  • Added PDFAppearanceCharacteristicsMBS class.
  • Added IsASCIIText function to RegExMBS class.
  • Added UnInitialize method to SQLGlobalsMBS class.
  • Fixed a crash in IDE on Big Sur with NSTokenFieldControlMBS on the layout.
  • Fixed bug in Reverse method in StringHandleMBS class.
  • Improved performance a lot of repeated calls to Execute method in RegEXMBS class to find matches.
  • Updated CURL library to version 7.75.
  • Updated DukTape library for JavaScriptEngineMBS class to version 2.6.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Updated openssl library to version 1.1.1i.
  • Upgraded PDFKit classes to current macOS SDK adding over 200 additional methods and properties.
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  • Added CocoaMouseDown, CocoaMouseDrag and CocoaMouseUp events to PDFViewControlMBS control to handle low level mouse events.
  • Added emojis to the documentation to clearer show what items are supported for each platform.
  • Fixed problem in DynaPDFMBS class with graphics, where we reset font to default one on nextpage call.
  • Fixed problem with dictionary processing on iOS.
  • Fixed problem with NSCollectionViewMBS raising events while closing and causing crashes.
  • Updated dyncall library to version 1.2.
  • Updated LCMS to version 2.12.
  • Updated Rockey4ND library to newer version.
  • Updated SQLAPI to version 5.1.4b3.




  • Added NSNetServiceMBS and NSNetServiceBrowserMBS classes for macOS and iOS.
  • Added runOnce method to NSRunLoopMBS class.
  • Upgraded BigNumberMBS to a 1280 bit floating point number for even bigger range and precision. 256 bit exponent and 1024 bit fraction.
  • Updated InstallDragImageMBS to support newer API and work in Xojo 2020 or newer.
  • Changed SQL Plugin to ignore or add @ in parameter name if needed.
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  • Added HTMLText or PlainText methods to WebView2ControlMBS class.
  • Added IsNull function to JSONMBS class.
  • Added IncludeDataInDebugMessages for FMConnectionMBS class.
  • Improved DeclareCallBackMBS class to handle asynchronously dispatch on Windows and Linux.
  • Added SetLogEventMask and IsLoggingEnabled shared methods to GMImageMBS class.
  • Fixed an issue with LZ4MBS decompression failing.
  • Fixed problem with DynaPDFMBS where an empty password was not passed as nil in OpenImportFile.
  • Updated SQLAPI to version 5.1.4b5.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Added ResolutionUnit constants to JPEGExporterMBS class.
  • Fixed issue for iOS where Transporter complains about __INFO_PLIST segment in plugin library.

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  • Added iOSPictureMBS module with methods and delegates to export video or image to camera roll.
  • Deprecated SetLicenseKey function for DynaPDFMBS class. Please use SetLicenseKeyGlobal instead.
  • Fixed an issue with OpenDialogMBS class not returning folderitems properly for alias files.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Enabled math functions for internal SQLite library for next SQLite version. (see InternalSQLiteLibraryMBS module)
  • Added isObject, isArray, isNumber, and isBoolean to JSONMBS class.


  • Fixed a problem with a crash in CURL with SFTP with empty password or username.
  • Added BiggerNumberMBS to have 2560 bit floating point number for even bigger range and precision. 512 bit exponent and 2048 bit fraction.

and released:

MonkeyBread Software Releases the MBS Xojo Plugins in version 21.1