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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
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31.20 (2008/05/09)
4http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.20
5- All Platforms
6   + Support https tracker connections
7   + IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
8   + Better support of multitracker torrents
9   + Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
10   + Ability to reset global statistics
11   + Various bugfixes
12- Mac
13   + Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
14   + Updated Dock badge images
15- GTK+
16   + Inhibit hibernation when downloading
17   + Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
18   + Various bug fixes and usability improvements
19   + Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
20
211.11 (2008/04/04)
22- Mac
23   + Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
24   + Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
25   + Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
26- GTK+
27   + Fix a couple of minor display issues
28
291.10 (2008/03/28)
30- All Platforms
31   + Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
32   + Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
33   + Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
34   + Various backend bugfixes & improvements
35- Mac
36   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
37   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
38   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
39   + Tracker tab in the inspector
40   + Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
41   + Updated images in the inspector
42   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
43   + Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
44- GTK+
45   + Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
46   + Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
47   + Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
48   + Improved preferences dialog and message log window
49   + Tracker tab in the Details window
50   + Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
51   + Support KDE button ordering
52   + Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
53- Daemon
54   + Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
55
561.06 (2008/02/26)
57- All Platforms:
58   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
59   + Use less CPU
60   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
61   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
62   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
63- GTK+
64   + Fix small memory leak
65   + GUI error when verifying local data
66- CLI:
67   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
68
691.05 (2008/02/08)
70- All Platforms:
71   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
72   + Packaging improvements
73- Mac
74   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
75- GTK+
76   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
77   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
78   + Various interface and HIG improvements
79   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
80- Daemon
81   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
82   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
83
841.04 (2008/01/31)
85- All Platforms:
86   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
87   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
88
891.03 (2008/01/29)
90- All Platforms:
91   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
92   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
93   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
94   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
95   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
96- GTK+
97   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
98
991.02 (2008/01/22)
100- All Platforms:
101   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
102   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
103   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
104   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
105- GTK+
106   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
107   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
108   + I18N fixes
109   + Updated Dutch translation
110   + Various other interface additions and improvements
111
1121.01 (2008/01/11)
113- All Platforms:
114   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
115   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
116   + Improve initial connection speed
117   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
118   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
119   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
120- OS X:
121   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
122   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
123   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
124- GTK+:
125   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
126   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
127
1281.00 (2008/01/04)
129- All Platforms:
130   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
131   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
132   + Option to prefer not using encryption
133   + Fix tracker connection error
134   + PEX is now configured globally
135   + Updated icon
136- OS X:
137   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
138   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
139   + Statistics window
140   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
141   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
142   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
143   + Sort by total activity
144   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
145   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
146   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
147   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
148- GTK+:
149   + Redesigned main window interface
150   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
151   + Torrent filtering
152   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
153   + Statistics window
154   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
155   + Various other interface additions and improvements
156- CLI:
157   + Restore `scrape' feature
158
1590.96 (2007/12/10)
160- All Platforms:
161   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
162   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
163- OS X:
164   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
165
1660.95 (2007/12/04)
167- All Platforms:
168   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
169   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
170   + Faster average upload speeds
171   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
172   + Fix memory corruption error
173   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
174- OS X:
175   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
176- GTK:
177   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
178
1790.94 (2007/11/25)
180- All Platforms:
181   + Faster average download speeds
182   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
183   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
184   + Fix portmapping crash
185   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
186   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
187   + Fix tracker redirect error
188   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
189
1900.93 (2007/11/12)
191- All Platforms:
192   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
193   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
194   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
195   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
196   + Consume less battery power on laptops
197   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
198
1990.92 (2007/11/05)
200- All Platforms:
201   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
202   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
203   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
204- OS X:
205   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
206   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
207- GTK:
208   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
209   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
210
2110.91 (2007/10/28)
212- All Platforms:
213   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
214   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
215   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
216   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
217   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
218   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
219- OS X:
220   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
221   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
222- GTK:
223   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
224   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
225
2260.90 (2007/10/23)
227- All Platforms:
228   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
229   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
230   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
231   + MSE Tracker Extension support
232   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
233- OS X:
234   + Per-torrent action menu
235   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
236   + Redesigned message log
237   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
238   + Sort and filter by tracker
239   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
240   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
241- GTK:
242   + Various interface improvements
243   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
244
2450.82 (2007/09/09)
246- All Platforms:
247   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
248   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
249   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
250   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
251   +  Other minor fixes
252
2530.81 (2007/08/22)
254- All Platforms:
255   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
256   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
257   + Clarify misleading error messages
258   + Fix memory leaks
259- OS X:
260   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
261   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
262- GTK:
263   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
264- CLI:
265   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
266   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
267
2680.80 (2007/08/07)
269 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
270 - Torrent file creation
271 - Speed and CPU load improvements
272 - Fix to UPnP
273 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
274 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
275 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
276 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
277 - OS X:
278   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
279   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
280   + More progress bar colors
281   + Various smaller interface improvements
282   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
283 - GTK:
284   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
285   + Added Update Tracker button
286   + Various smaller interface improvements
287
2880.72 (2007/04/30)
289 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
290 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
291
2920.71 (2007/04/23)
293 - Send port info when sending requests
294 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
295 - Add additional error messages and debug info
296 - Improved UPnP support
297 - OS X:
298   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
299   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
300   + Small interface adjustments
301
3020.70 (2007/04/18)
303 - New icon
304 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
305 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
306 - Multitracker support
307 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
308 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
309 - Automatic tracker scraping
310 - Cache connected peers
311 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
312 - OS X:
313   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
314   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
315   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
316     scheduled
317   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
318   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
319   + Filter and search bar
320   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
321   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
322   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
323   + Auto resizing of the main window
324   + Minimal view to take up less space
325   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
326   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
327   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
328   + Message log window
329   + New toolbar icons
330   + Built-in help files
331   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
332 - GTK+:
333   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
334     Finnish translations
335   + Message window
336   + Better window manager integration
337   + Add file view to properties dialog
338
3390.6.1 (2006/06/25)
340 - OS X:
341   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
342     appcast
343 - GTK+:
344   + Fixes drag-and-drop
345   + Adds Italian and French translations
346
3470.6 (2006/06/21)
348 - Ability to limit download rate
349 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
350 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
351 - Many bugfixes
352 - OS X:
353   + Reworked interface
354   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
355   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
356   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
357   + Extended Info Inspector
358   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
359 - GTK+:
360   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
361       add them to running copy
362   + Improved long filename handling
363
3640.5 (2006/02/11)
365 - Only uses one port for all torrents
366 - Rewritten choking algorithm
367 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
368 - New GTK+ interface
369 - New BeOS interface
370 - OS X: Dock badging
371 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
372 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
373 - OS X: Automatic check for update
374 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
375
3760.4 (2005/11/18)
377 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
378 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
379 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
380     User Agent field
381 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
382 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
383 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
384    "Reveal in Finder" button
385 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
386 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
387 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
388    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
389    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
390    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
391    when seeding
392
3930.3 (2005/10/19)
394 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
395 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
396 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
397 - Is nicer to the trackers
398 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
399 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
400 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
401 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
402 - OS X: Cleaner icon
403 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
404 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
405 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
406
4070.2 (2005/09/22)
408 - Bugfixes
409 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
410
4110.1 (2005/09/15)
412 - First version
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