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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
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31.10 (2008/xx/yy)
4- All Platforms:
5   + Removing a transfer will remove the associated cache file
6- Mac:
7   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
8   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
9   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
10   + Tracker tab in the inspector
11   + Updated images in the inspector
12   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
13
141.06 (2008/02/26)
15- All Platforms:
16   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
17   + Use less CPU
18   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
19   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
20   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
21- GTK+
22   + Fix small memory leak
23   + GUI error when verifying local data
24- CLI:
25   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
26
271.05 (2008/02/08)
28- All Platforms:
29   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
30   + Packaging improvements
31- Mac
32   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
33- GTK+
34   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
35   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
36   + Various interface and HIG improvements
37   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
38- Daemon
39   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
40   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
41
421.04 (2008/01/31)
43- All Platforms:
44   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
45   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
46
471.03 (2008/01/29)
48- All Platforms:
49   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
50   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
51   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
52   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
53   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
54- GTK+
55   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
56
571.02 (2008/01/22)
58- All Platforms:
59   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
60   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
61   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
62   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
63- GTK+
64   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
65   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
66   + I18N fixes
67   + Updated Dutch translation
68   + Various other interface additions and improvements
69
701.01 (2008/01/11)
71- All Platforms:
72   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
73   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
74   + Improve initial connection speed
75   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
76   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
77   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
78- OS X:
79   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
80   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
81   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
82- GTK+:
83   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
84   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
85
861.00 (2008/01/04)
87- All Platforms:
88   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
89   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
90   + Option to prefer not using encryption
91   + Fix tracker connection error
92   + PEX is now configured globally
93   + Updated icon
94- OS X:
95   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
96   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
97   + Statistics window
98   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
99   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
100   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
101   + Sort by total activity
102   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
103   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
104   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
105   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
106- GTK+:
107   + Redesigned main window interface
108   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
109   + Torrent filtering
110   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
111   + Statistics window
112   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
113   + Various other interface additions and improvements
114- CLI:
115   + Restore `scrape' feature
116
1170.96 (2007/12/10)
118- All Platforms:
119   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
120   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
121- OS X:
122   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
123
1240.95 (2007/12/04)
125- All Platforms:
126   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
127   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
128   + Faster average upload speeds
129   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
130   + Fix memory corruption error
131   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
132- OS X:
133   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
134- GTK:
135   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
136
1370.94 (2007/11/25)
138- All Platforms:
139   + Faster average download speeds
140   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
141   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
142   + Fix portmapping crash
143   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
144   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
145   + Fix tracker redirect error
146   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
147
1480.93 (2007/11/12)
149- All Platforms:
150   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
151   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
152   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
153   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
154   + Consume less battery power on laptops
155   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
156
1570.92 (2007/11/05)
158- All Platforms:
159   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
160   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
161   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
162- OS X:
163   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
164   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
165- GTK:
166   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
167   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
168
1690.91 (2007/10/28)
170- All Platforms:
171   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
172   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
173   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
174   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
175   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
176   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
177- OS X:
178   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
179   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
180- GTK:
181   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
182   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
183
1840.90 (2007/10/23)
185- All Platforms:
186   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
187   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
188   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
189   + MSE Tracker Extension support
190   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
191- OS X:
192   + Per-torrent action menu
193   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
194   + Redesigned message log
195   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
196   + Sort and filter by tracker
197   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
198   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
199- GTK:
200   + Various interface improvements
201   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
202
2030.82 (2007/09/09)
204- All Platforms:
205   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
206   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
207   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
208   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
209   +  Other minor fixes
210
2110.81 (2007/08/22)
212- All Platforms:
213   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
214   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
215   + Clarify misleading error messages
216   + Fix memory leaks
217- OS X:
218   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
219   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
220- GTK:
221   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
222- CLI:
223   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
224   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
225
2260.80 (2007/08/07)
227 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
228 - Torrent file creation
229 - Speed and CPU load improvements
230 - Fix to UPnP
231 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
232 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
233 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
234 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
235 - OS X:
236   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
237   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
238   + More progress bar colors
239   + Various smaller interface improvements
240   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
241 - GTK:
242   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
243   + Added Update Tracker button
244   + Various smaller interface improvements
245
2460.72 (2007/04/30)
247 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
248 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
249
2500.71 (2007/04/23)
251 - Send port info when sending requests
252 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
253 - Add additional error messages and debug info
254 - Improved UPnP support
255 - OS X:
256   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
257   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
258   + Small interface adjustments
259
2600.70 (2007/04/18)
261 - New icon
262 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
263 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
264 - Multitracker support
265 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
266 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
267 - Automatic tracker scraping
268 - Cache connected peers
269 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
270 - OS X:
271   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
272   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
273   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
274     scheduled
275   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
276   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
277   + Filter and search bar
278   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
279   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
280   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
281   + Auto resizing of the main window
282   + Minimal view to take up less space
283   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
284   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
285   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
286   + Message log window
287   + New toolbar icons
288   + Built-in help files
289   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
290 - GTK+:
291   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
292     Finnish translations
293   + Message window
294   + Better window manager integration
295   + Add file view to properties dialog
296
2970.6.1 (2006/06/25)
298 - OS X:
299   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
300     appcast
301 - GTK+:
302   + Fixes drag-and-drop
303   + Adds Italian and French translations
304
3050.6 (2006/06/21)
306 - Ability to limit download rate
307 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
308 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
309 - Many bugfixes
310 - OS X:
311   + Reworked interface
312   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
313   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
314   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
315   + Extended Info Inspector
316   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
317 - GTK+:
318   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
319       add them to running copy
320   + Improved long filename handling
321
3220.5 (2006/02/11)
323 - Only uses one port for all torrents
324 - Rewritten choking algorithm
325 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
326 - New GTK+ interface
327 - New BeOS interface
328 - OS X: Dock badging
329 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
330 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
331 - OS X: Automatic check for update
332 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
333
3340.4 (2005/11/18)
335 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
336 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
337 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
338     User Agent field
339 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
340 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
341 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
342    "Reveal in Finder" button
343 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
344 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
345 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
346    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
347    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
348    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
349    when seeding
350
3510.3 (2005/10/19)
352 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
353 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
354 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
355 - Is nicer to the trackers
356 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
357 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
358 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
359 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
360 - OS X: Cleaner icon
361 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
362 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
363 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
364
3650.2 (2005/09/22)
366 - Bugfixes
367 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
368
3690.1 (2005/09/15)
370 - First version
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