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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   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
19   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
20   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
21   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
22- GTK+:
23   + Redesigned main window interface
24   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
25   + Torrent filtering
26   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
27   + Statistics window
28   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
29   + Various other interface additions and improvements
30- CLI:
31   + Restore `scrape' feature
32
330.96 (2007/12/10)
34- All Platforms:
35   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
36   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
37- OS X:
38   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
39
400.95 (2007/12/04)
41- All Platforms:
42   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
43   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
44   + Faster average upload speeds
45   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
46   + Fix memory corruption error
47   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
48- OS X:
49   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
50- GTK:
51   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
52
530.94 (2007/11/25)
54- All Platforms:
55   + Faster average download speeds
56   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
57   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
58   + Fix portmapping crash
59   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
60   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
61   + Fix tracker redirect error
62   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
63
640.93 (2007/11/12)
65- All Platforms:
66   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
67   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
68   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
69   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
70   + Consume less battery power on laptops
71   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
72
730.92 (2007/11/05)
74- All Platforms:
75   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
76   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
77   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
78- OS X:
79   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
80   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
81- GTK:
82   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
83   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
84
850.91 (2007/10/28)
86- All Platforms:
87   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
88   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
89   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
90   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
91   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
92   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
93- OS X:
94   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
95   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
96- GTK:
97   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
98   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
99
1000.90 (2007/10/23)
101- All Platforms:
102   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
103   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
104   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
105   + MSE Tracker Extension support
106   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
107- OS X:
108   + Per-torrent action menu
109   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
110   + Redesigned message log
111   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
112   + Sort and filter by tracker
113   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
114   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
115- GTK:
116   + Various interface improvements
117   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
118
1190.82 (2007/09/09)
120- All Platforms:
121   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
122   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
123   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
124   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
125   +  Other minor fixes
126
1270.81 (2007/08/22)
128- All Platforms:
129   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
130   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
131   + Clarify misleading error messages
132   + Fix memory leaks
133- OS X:
134   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
135   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
136- GTK:
137   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
138- CLI:
139   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
140   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
141
1420.80 (2007/08/07)
143 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
144 - Torrent file creation
145 - Speed and CPU load improvements
146 - Fix to UPnP
147 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
148 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
149 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
150 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
151 - OS X:
152   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
153   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
154   + More progress bar colors
155   + Various smaller interface improvements
156   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
157 - GTK:
158   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
159   + Added Update Tracker button
160   + Various smaller interface improvements
161
1620.72 (2007/04/30)
163 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
164 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
165
1660.71 (2007/04/23)
167 - Send port info when sending requests
168 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
169 - Add additional error messages and debug info
170 - Improved UPnP support
171 - OS X:
172   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
173   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
174   + Small interface adjustments
175
1760.70 (2007/04/18)
177 - New icon
178 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
179 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
180 - Multitracker support
181 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
182 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
183 - Automatic tracker scraping
184 - Cache connected peers
185 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
186 - OS X:
187   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
188   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
189   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
190     scheduled
191   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
192   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
193   + Filter and search bar
194   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
195   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
196   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
197   + Auto resizing of the main window
198   + Minimal view to take up less space
199   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
200   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
201   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
202   + Message log window
203   + New toolbar icons
204   + Built-in help files
205   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
206 - GTK+:
207   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
208     Finnish translations
209   + Message window
210   + Better window manager integration
211   + Add file view to properties dialog
212
2130.6.1 (2006/06/25)
214 - OS X:
215   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
216     appcast
217 - GTK+:
218   + Fixes drag-and-drop
219   + Adds Italian and French translations
220
2210.6 (2006/06/21)
222 - Ability to limit download rate
223 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
224 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
225 - Many bugfixes
226 - OS X:
227   + Reworked interface
228   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
229   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
230   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
231   + Extended Info Inspector
232   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
233 - GTK+:
234   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
235       add them to running copy
236   + Improved long filename handling
237
2380.5 (2006/02/11)
239 - Only uses one port for all torrents
240 - Rewritten choking algorithm
241 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
242 - New GTK+ interface
243 - New BeOS interface
244 - OS X: Dock badging
245 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
246 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
247 - OS X: Automatic check for update
248 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
249
2500.4 (2005/11/18)
251 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
252 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
253 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
254     User Agent field
255 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
256 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
257 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
258    "Reveal in Finder" button
259 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
260 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
261 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
262    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
263    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
264    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
265    when seeding
266
2670.3 (2005/10/19)
268 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
269 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
270 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
271 - Is nicer to the trackers
272 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
273 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
274 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
275 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
276 - OS X: Cleaner icon
277 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
278 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
279 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
280
2810.2 (2005/09/22)
282 - Bugfixes
283 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
284
2850.1 (2005/09/15)
286 - First version
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