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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
2
31.30 (2008/mm/dd)
4http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.30
5- All Platforms
6   + Added support for HTTP/FTP Seeding (GetRight style)
7   + Added proxy support for communicating with trackers
8   + Ability to add and remove tracker addresses
9   + Ability to create torrent files with multiple tracker addresses
10   + Allow torrent creation with no tracker address (required by some trackers)
11- Mac
12   + Quick Look integration in the main window and inspector's file tab
13   + Transfers can be dragged to different groups
14   + Option to only show the add window when manually adding transfers
15   + Status strings are toggled from the action button (they are no longer clickable)
16   + Colors in pieces bar and pieces box more accurately reflect their corresponding values
17- GTK+
18   + Add options to inhibit hibernation and to toggle the tray icon
19- Daemon
20   + Redesigned & rewritten to use JSON over http
21
221.22 (2008/06/13)
23http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.22
24- All Platforms
25  + Fix two separate BitTorrent unchoke bugs that could affect performance
26  + Transmission now builds correctly on Sun Studio
27  + Minor man page fixes
28- Mac
29  + Fix bug where "Program Started" in the Statistics window would always display as 0
30- GTK+
31  + Fix crash when quitting while the stats window is still up
32  + Added Latvian, Malayalam, Serbian, and Telugu translations
33  + Updated Czech, Español, Romanian, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Italian,
34    Portuguese, Catalan, Danish, German, Swedish, Traditional Chinese,
35    Finnish, and Chinese (simplified) translations
36- CLI:
37  + Fix scraping torrents with the -s command-line argument
38
391.21 (2008/05/21)
40http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.21
41- All Platforms
42   + Fix rare crash-on-startup bug
43   + Handle corrupt announce URLs in torrent files more gracefully
44   + Fix minor memory leak when closing torrents
45- Mac
46   + Fix visual glitch with the pieces bar
47   + Italian localization included
48- GTK+
49   + Updated Catalan, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch,
50     Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, and Traditional Chinese translations
51
521.20 (2008/05/09)
53http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.20
54- All Platforms
55   + Support https tracker connections
56   + IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
57   + Better support of multitracker torrents
58   + Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
59   + Ability to reset global statistics
60   + Various bugfixes
61- Mac
62   + Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
63   + Updated Dock badge images
64- GTK+
65   + Inhibit hibernation when downloading
66   + Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
67   + Various bug fixes and usability improvements
68   + Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
69
701.11 (2008/04/04)
71- Mac
72   + Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
73   + Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
74   + Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
75- GTK+
76   + Fix a couple of minor display issues
77
781.10 (2008/03/28)
79- All Platforms
80   + Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
81   + Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
82   + Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
83   + Various backend bugfixes & improvements
84- Mac
85   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
86   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
87   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
88   + Tracker tab in the inspector
89   + Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
90   + Updated images in the inspector
91   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
92   + Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
93- GTK+
94   + Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
95   + Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
96   + Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
97   + Improved preferences dialog and message log window
98   + Tracker tab in the Details window
99   + Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
100   + Support KDE button ordering
101   + Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
102- Daemon
103   + Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
104
1051.06 (2008/02/26)
106- All Platforms:
107   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
108   + Use less CPU
109   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
110   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
111   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
112- GTK+
113   + Fix small memory leak
114   + GUI error when verifying local data
115- CLI:
116   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
117
1181.05 (2008/02/08)
119- All Platforms:
120   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
121   + Packaging improvements
122- Mac
123   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
124- GTK+
125   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
126   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
127   + Various interface and HIG improvements
128   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
129- Daemon
130   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
131   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
132
1331.04 (2008/01/31)
134- All Platforms:
135   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
136   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
137
1381.03 (2008/01/29)
139- All Platforms:
140   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
141   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
142   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
143   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
144   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
145- GTK+
146   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
147
1481.02 (2008/01/22)
149- All Platforms:
150   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
151   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
152   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
153   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
154- GTK+
155   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
156   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
157   + I18N fixes
158   + Updated Dutch translation
159   + Various other interface additions and improvements
160
1611.01 (2008/01/11)
162- All Platforms:
163   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
164   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
165   + Improve initial connection speed
166   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
167   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
168   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
169- OS X:
170   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
171   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
172   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
173- GTK+:
174   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
175   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
176
1771.00 (2008/01/04)
178- All Platforms:
179   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
180   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
181   + Option to prefer not using encryption
182   + Fix tracker connection error
183   + PEX is now configured globally
184   + Updated icon
185- OS X:
186   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
187   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
188   + Statistics window
189   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
190   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
191   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
192   + Sort by total activity
193   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
194   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
195   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
196   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
197- GTK+:
198   + Redesigned main window interface
199   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
200   + Torrent filtering
201   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
202   + Statistics window
203   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
204   + Various other interface additions and improvements
205- CLI:
206   + Restore `scrape' feature
207
2080.96 (2007/12/10)
209- All Platforms:
210   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
211   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
212- OS X:
213   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
214
2150.95 (2007/12/04)
216- All Platforms:
217   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
218   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
219   + Faster average upload speeds
220   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
221   + Fix memory corruption error
222   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
223- OS X:
224   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
225- GTK:
226   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
227
2280.94 (2007/11/25)
229- All Platforms:
230   + Faster average download speeds
231   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
232   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
233   + Fix portmapping crash
234   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
235   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
236   + Fix tracker redirect error
237   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
238
2390.93 (2007/11/12)
240- All Platforms:
241   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
242   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
243   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
244   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
245   + Consume less battery power on laptops
246   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
247
2480.92 (2007/11/05)
249- All Platforms:
250   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
251   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
252   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
253- OS X:
254   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
255   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
256- GTK:
257   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
258   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
259
2600.91 (2007/10/28)
261- All Platforms:
262   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
263   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
264   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
265   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
266   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
267   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
268- OS X:
269   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
270   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
271- GTK:
272   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
273   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
274
2750.90 (2007/10/23)
276- All Platforms:
277   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
278   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
279   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
280   + MSE Tracker Extension support
281   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
282- OS X:
283   + Per-torrent action menu
284   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
285   + Redesigned message log
286   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
287   + Sort and filter by tracker
288   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
289   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
290- GTK:
291   + Various interface improvements
292   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
293
2940.82 (2007/09/09)
295- All Platforms:
296   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
297   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
298   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
299   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
300   +  Other minor fixes
301
3020.81 (2007/08/22)
303- All Platforms:
304   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
305   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
306   + Clarify misleading error messages
307   + Fix memory leaks
308- OS X:
309   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
310   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
311- GTK:
312   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
313- CLI:
314   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
315   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
316
3170.80 (2007/08/07)
318 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
319 - Torrent file creation
320 - Speed and CPU load improvements
321 - Fix to UPnP
322 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
323 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
324 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
325 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
326 - OS X:
327   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
328   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
329   + More progress bar colors
330   + Various smaller interface improvements
331   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
332 - GTK:
333   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
334   + Added Update Tracker button
335   + Various smaller interface improvements
336
3370.72 (2007/04/30)
338 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
339 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
340
3410.71 (2007/04/23)
342 - Send port info when sending requests
343 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
344 - Add additional error messages and debug info
345 - Improved UPnP support
346 - OS X:
347   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
348   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
349   + Small interface adjustments
350
3510.70 (2007/04/18)
352 - New icon
353 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
354 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
355 - Multitracker support
356 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
357 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
358 - Automatic tracker scraping
359 - Cache connected peers
360 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
361 - OS X:
362   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
363   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
364   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
365     scheduled
366   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
367   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
368   + Filter and search bar
369   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
370   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
371   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
372   + Auto resizing of the main window
373   + Minimal view to take up less space
374   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
375   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
376   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
377   + Message log window
378   + New toolbar icons
379   + Built-in help files
380   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
381 - GTK+:
382   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
383     Finnish translations
384   + Message window
385   + Better window manager integration
386   + Add file view to properties dialog
387
3880.6.1 (2006/06/25)
389 - OS X:
390   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
391     appcast
392 - GTK+:
393   + Fixes drag-and-drop
394   + Adds Italian and French translations
395
3960.6 (2006/06/21)
397 - Ability to limit download rate
398 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
399 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
400 - Many bugfixes
401 - OS X:
402   + Reworked interface
403   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
404   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
405   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
406   + Extended Info Inspector
407   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
408 - GTK+:
409   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
410       add them to running copy
411   + Improved long filename handling
412
4130.5 (2006/02/11)
414 - Only uses one port for all torrents
415 - Rewritten choking algorithm
416 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
417 - New GTK+ interface
418 - New BeOS interface
419 - OS X: Dock badging
420 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
421 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
422 - OS X: Automatic check for update
423 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
424
4250.4 (2005/11/18)
426 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
427 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
428 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
429     User Agent field
430 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
431 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
432 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
433    "Reveal in Finder" button
434 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
435 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
436 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
437    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
438    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
439    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
440    when seeding
441
4420.3 (2005/10/19)
443 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
444 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
445 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
446 - Is nicer to the trackers
447 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
448 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
449 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
450 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
451 - OS X: Cleaner icon
452 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
453 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
454 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
455
4560.2 (2005/09/22)
457 - Bugfixes
458 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
459
4600.1 (2005/09/15)
461 - First version
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