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Last change on this file since 4328 was 4328, checked in by charles, 14 years ago

add "samich fetcher" to the 1.0 announcement

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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   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
6   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
7   + Option to prefer not using encryption
8   + PEX is now configured globally
9   + Updated icon
10- OS X:
11   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
12   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
13   + Statistics window
14   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
15   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
16   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
17   + Sort by total activity
18   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
19   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
20   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
21- GTK+:
22   + Redesigned main window interface
23   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
24   + Torrent filtering
25   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
26   + Statistics window
27   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
28   + Various other interface additions and improvements
29- CLI:
30   + Restore `scrape' feature
31
320.96 (2007/12/10)
33- All Platforms:
34   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
35   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
36- OS X:
37   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
38
390.95 (2007/12/04)
40- All Platforms:
41   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
42   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
43   + Faster average upload speeds
44   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
45   + Fix memory corruption error
46   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
47- OS X:
48   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
49- GTK:
50   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
51
520.94 (2007/11/25)
53- All Platforms:
54   + Faster average download speeds
55   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
56   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
57   + Fix portmapping crash
58   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
59   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
60   + Fix tracker redirect error
61   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
62
630.93 (2007/11/12)
64- All Platforms:
65   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
66   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
67   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
68   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
69   + Consume less battery power on laptops
70   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
71
720.92 (2007/11/05)
73- All Platforms:
74   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
75   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
76   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
77- OS X:
78   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
79   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
80- GTK:
81   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
82   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
83
840.91 (2007/10/28)
85- All Platforms:
86   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
87   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
88   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
89   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
90   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
91   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
92- OS X:
93   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
94   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
95- GTK:
96   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
97   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
98
990.90 (2007/10/23)
100- All Platforms:
101   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
102   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
103   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
104   + MSE Tracker Extension support
105   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
106- OS X:
107   + Per-torrent action menu
108   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
109   + Redesigned message log
110   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
111   + Sort and filter by tracker
112   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
113   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
114- GTK:
115   + Various interface improvements
116   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
117
1180.82 (2007/09/09)
119- All Platforms:
120   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
121   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
122   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
123   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
124   +  Other minor fixes
125
1260.81 (2007/08/22)
127- All Platforms:
128   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
129   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
130   + Clarify misleading error messages
131   + Fix memory leaks
132- OS X:
133   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
134   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
135- GTK:
136   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
137- CLI:
138   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
139   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
140
1410.80 (2007/08/07)
142 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
143 - Torrent file creation
144 - Speed and CPU load improvements
145 - Fix to UPnP
146 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
147 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
148 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
149 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
150 - OS X:
151   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
152   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
153   + More progress bar colors
154   + Various smaller interface improvements
155   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
156 - GTK:
157   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
158   + Added Update Tracker button
159   + Various smaller interface improvements
160
1610.72 (2007/04/30)
162 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
163 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
164
1650.71 (2007/04/23)
166 - Send port info when sending requests
167 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
168 - Add additional error messages and debug info
169 - Improved UPnP support
170 - OS X:
171   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
172   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
173   + Small interface adjustments
174
1750.70 (2007/04/18)
176 - New icon
177 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
178 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
179 - Multitracker support
180 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
181 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
182 - Automatic tracker scraping
183 - Cache connected peers
184 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
185 - OS X:
186   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
187   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
188   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
189     scheduled
190   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
191   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
192   + Filter and search bar
193   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
194   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
195   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
196   + Auto resizing of the main window
197   + Minimal view to take up less space
198   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
199   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
200   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
201   + Message log window
202   + New toolbar icons
203   + Built-in help files
204   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
205 - GTK+:
206   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
207     Finnish translations
208   + Message window
209   + Better window manager integration
210   + Add file view to properties dialog
211
2120.6.1 (2006/06/25)
213 - OS X:
214   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
215     appcast
216 - GTK+:
217   + Fixes drag-and-drop
218   + Adds Italian and French translations
219
2200.6 (2006/06/21)
221 - Ability to limit download rate
222 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
223 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
224 - Many bugfixes
225 - OS X:
226   + Reworked interface
227   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
228   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
229   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
230   + Extended Info Inspector
231   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
232 - GTK+:
233   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
234       add them to running copy
235   + Improved long filename handling
236
2370.5 (2006/02/11)
238 - Only uses one port for all torrents
239 - Rewritten choking algorithm
240 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
241 - New GTK+ interface
242 - New BeOS interface
243 - OS X: Dock badging
244 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
245 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
246 - OS X: Automatic check for update
247 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
248
2490.4 (2005/11/18)
250 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
251 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
252 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
253     User Agent field
254 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
255 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
256 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
257    "Reveal in Finder" button
258 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
259 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
260 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
261    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
262    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
263    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
264    when seeding
265
2660.3 (2005/10/19)
267 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
268 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
269 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
270 - Is nicer to the trackers
271 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
272 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
273 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
274 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
275 - OS X: Cleaner icon
276 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
277 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
278 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
279
2800.2 (2005/09/22)
281 - Bugfixes
282 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
283
2840.1 (2005/09/15)
285 - First version
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