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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://transmission.m0k.org/>
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31.00 (zzzz/xx/yy)
4- All Platforms:
5   + UPnP now performed by MiniUPnP
6   + Option to prefer not using encryption
7   + Restore `scrape' feature in the command-line interface client
8- OS X:
9   + Statistics window
10   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
11   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
12   + Availability Bar (overlay on regular bar)
13   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
14   + Option to sort by total activity
15
160.94 (2007/11/25)
17- All Platforms:
18   + Faster average download speeds
19   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
20   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
21   + Fix portmapping crash
22   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped (#451)
23   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
24   + Fix tracker redirect error
25   + Fix LTEP PEX bug reported by Adrian Ulrich
26
270.93 (2007/12/11)
28- All Platforms:
29   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
30   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
31   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
32   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
33   + Consume less battery power on laptops
34   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
35
360.92 (2007/11/05)
37- All Platforms:
38   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
39   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
40   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
41- OS X:
42   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
43   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
44- GTK
45   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
46   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
47
480.91 (2007/10/28)
49- All Platforms:
50   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
51   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
52   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
53   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
54   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
55   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
56- OS X:
57   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
58   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
59- GTK:
60   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
61   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
62
630.90 (2007/10/23)
64 - Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
65 - Ban peers that send too much bad data
66 - Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
67 - Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
68 - MSE Tracker Extension support
69 - Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
70 - Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
71 - OS X:
72   + Per-torrent action menu
73   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
74   + Redesigned message log
75   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
76   + Sort and filter by tracker
77   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
78 - GTK:
79   + Various interface improvements
80   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
81
820.82 (2007/09/09)
83 - Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
84 - Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
85 - Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
86 - For peers supporting both Azureus's and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
87 - Other minor fixes
88
890.81 (2007/08/22)
90 - Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
91 - Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
92 - Correct incorrect error messages
93 - Memory leaks fixed
94 - OS X:
95   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
96   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
97 - GTK:
98   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
99 - CLI:
100   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
101   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
102
1030.80 (2007/08/07)
104 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
105 - Torrent file creation
106 - Speed and CPU load improvements
107 - Fix to UPnP
108 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
109 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
110 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
111 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
112 - OS X:
113   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
114   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
115   + More progress bar colors
116   + Various smaller interface improvements
117   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
118 - GTK:
119   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
120   + Added Update Tracker button
121   + Various smaller interface improvements
122
1230.72 (2007/04/30)
124 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
125 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
126
1270.71 (2007/04/23)
128 - Send port info when sending requests
129 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
130 - Add additional error messages and debug info
131 - Improved UPnP support
132 - OS X:
133   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
134   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
135   + Small interface adjustments
136
1370.70 (2007/04/18)
138 - New icon
139 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
140 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
141 - Multitracker support
142 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
143 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
144 - Automatic tracker scraping
145 - Cache connected peers
146 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
147 - OS X:
148   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
149   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
150   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
151     scheduled
152   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
153   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
154   + Filter and search bar
155   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
156   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
157   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
158   + Auto resizing of the main window
159   + Minimal view to take up less space
160   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
161   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
162   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
163   + Message log window
164   + New toolbar icons
165   + Built-in help files
166   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
167 - GTK+:
168   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
169     Finnish translations
170   + Message window
171   + Better window manager integration
172   + Add file view to properties dialog
173
1740.6.1 (2006/06/25)
175 - OS X:
176   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
177     appcast
178 - GTK+:
179   + Fixes drag-and-drop
180   + Adds Italian and French translations
181
1820.6 (2006/06/21)
183 - Ability to limit download rate
184 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
185 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
186 - Many bugfixes
187 - OS X:
188   + Reworked interface
189   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
190   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
191   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
192   + Extended Info Inspector
193   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
194 - GTK+:
195   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
196       add them to running copy
197   + Improved long filename handling
198
1990.5 (2006/02/11)
200 - Only uses one port for all torrents
201 - Rewritten choking algorithm
202 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
203 - New GTK+ interface
204 - New BeOS interface
205 - OS X: Dock badging
206 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
207 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
208 - OS X: Automatic check for update
209 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
210
2110.4 (2005/11/18)
212 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
213 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
214 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
215     User Agent field
216 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
217 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
218 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
219    "Reveal in Finder" button
220 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
221 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
222 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
223    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
224    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
225    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
226    when seeding
227
2280.3 (2005/10/19)
229 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
230 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
231 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
232 - Is nicer to the trackers
233 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
234 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
235 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
236 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
237 - OS X: Cleaner icon
238 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
239 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
240 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
241
2420.2 (2005/09/22)
243 - Bugfixes
244 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
245
2460.1 (2005/09/15)
247 - First version
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