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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
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31.05 (2008/02/08)
4- All Platforms:
5   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
6   + Packaging improvements
7- Mac
8   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
9- GTK+
10   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
11   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
12   + Various interface and HIG improvements
13   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
14- Daemon
15   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
16   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
17
181.04 (2008/01/31)
19- All Platforms:
20   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
21   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
22
231.03 (2008/01/29)
24- All Platforms:
25   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
26   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
27   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
28   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
29   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
30- GTK+
31   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
32
331.02 (2008/01/22)
34- All Platforms:
35   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
36   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
37   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
38   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
39- GTK+
40   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
41   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
42   + I18N fixes
43   + Updated Dutch translation
44   + Various other interface additions and improvements
45
461.01 (2008/01/11)
47- All Platforms:
48   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
49   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
50   + Improve initial connection speed
51   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
52   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
53   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
54- OS X:
55   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
56   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
57   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
58- GTK+:
59   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
60   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
61
621.00 (2008/01/04)
63- All Platforms:
64   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
65   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
66   + Option to prefer not using encryption
67   + Fix tracker connection error
68   + PEX is now configured globally
69   + Updated icon
70- OS X:
71   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
72   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
73   + Statistics window
74   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
75   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
76   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
77   + Sort by total activity
78   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
79   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
80   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
81   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
82- GTK+:
83   + Redesigned main window interface
84   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
85   + Torrent filtering
86   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
87   + Statistics window
88   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
89   + Various other interface additions and improvements
90- CLI:
91   + Restore `scrape' feature
92
930.96 (2007/12/10)
94- All Platforms:
95   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
96   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
97- OS X:
98   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
99
1000.95 (2007/12/04)
101- All Platforms:
102   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
103   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
104   + Faster average upload speeds
105   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
106   + Fix memory corruption error
107   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
108- OS X:
109   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
110- GTK:
111   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
112
1130.94 (2007/11/25)
114- All Platforms:
115   + Faster average download speeds
116   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
117   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
118   + Fix portmapping crash
119   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
120   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
121   + Fix tracker redirect error
122   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
123
1240.93 (2007/11/12)
125- All Platforms:
126   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
127   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
128   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
129   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
130   + Consume less battery power on laptops
131   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
132
1330.92 (2007/11/05)
134- All Platforms:
135   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
136   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
137   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
138- OS X:
139   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
140   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
141- GTK:
142   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
143   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
144
1450.91 (2007/10/28)
146- All Platforms:
147   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
148   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
149   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
150   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
151   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
152   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
153- OS X:
154   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
155   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
156- GTK:
157   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
158   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
159
1600.90 (2007/10/23)
161- All Platforms:
162   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
163   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
164   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
165   + MSE Tracker Extension support
166   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
167- OS X:
168   + Per-torrent action menu
169   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
170   + Redesigned message log
171   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
172   + Sort and filter by tracker
173   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
174   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
175- GTK:
176   + Various interface improvements
177   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
178
1790.82 (2007/09/09)
180- All Platforms:
181   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
182   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
183   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
184   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
185   +  Other minor fixes
186
1870.81 (2007/08/22)
188- All Platforms:
189   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
190   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
191   + Clarify misleading error messages
192   + Fix memory leaks
193- OS X:
194   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
195   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
196- GTK:
197   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
198- CLI:
199   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
200   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
201
2020.80 (2007/08/07)
203 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
204 - Torrent file creation
205 - Speed and CPU load improvements
206 - Fix to UPnP
207 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
208 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
209 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
210 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
211 - OS X:
212   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
213   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
214   + More progress bar colors
215   + Various smaller interface improvements
216   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
217 - GTK:
218   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
219   + Added Update Tracker button
220   + Various smaller interface improvements
221
2220.72 (2007/04/30)
223 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
224 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
225
2260.71 (2007/04/23)
227 - Send port info when sending requests
228 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
229 - Add additional error messages and debug info
230 - Improved UPnP support
231 - OS X:
232   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
233   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
234   + Small interface adjustments
235
2360.70 (2007/04/18)
237 - New icon
238 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
239 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
240 - Multitracker support
241 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
242 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
243 - Automatic tracker scraping
244 - Cache connected peers
245 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
246 - OS X:
247   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
248   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
249   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
250     scheduled
251   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
252   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
253   + Filter and search bar
254   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
255   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
256   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
257   + Auto resizing of the main window
258   + Minimal view to take up less space
259   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
260   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
261   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
262   + Message log window
263   + New toolbar icons
264   + Built-in help files
265   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
266 - GTK+:
267   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
268     Finnish translations
269   + Message window
270   + Better window manager integration
271   + Add file view to properties dialog
272
2730.6.1 (2006/06/25)
274 - OS X:
275   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
276     appcast
277 - GTK+:
278   + Fixes drag-and-drop
279   + Adds Italian and French translations
280
2810.6 (2006/06/21)
282 - Ability to limit download rate
283 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
284 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
285 - Many bugfixes
286 - OS X:
287   + Reworked interface
288   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
289   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
290   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
291   + Extended Info Inspector
292   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
293 - GTK+:
294   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
295       add them to running copy
296   + Improved long filename handling
297
2980.5 (2006/02/11)
299 - Only uses one port for all torrents
300 - Rewritten choking algorithm
301 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
302 - New GTK+ interface
303 - New BeOS interface
304 - OS X: Dock badging
305 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
306 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
307 - OS X: Automatic check for update
308 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
309
3100.4 (2005/11/18)
311 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
312 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
313 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
314     User Agent field
315 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
316 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
317 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
318    "Reveal in Finder" button
319 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
320 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
321 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
322    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
323    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
324    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
325    when seeding
326
3270.3 (2005/10/19)
328 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
329 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
330 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
331 - Is nicer to the trackers
332 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
333 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
334 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
335 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
336 - OS X: Cleaner icon
337 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
338 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
339 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
340
3410.2 (2005/09/22)
342 - Bugfixes
343 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
344
3450.1 (2005/09/15)
346 - First version
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