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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
2
31.32 (2008/08/08)
4http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.32
5- All Platforms
6   + Fix bug introduced in 1.30 that caused problems establishing tracker communication
7   + Creating torrent files for files >= 2 GB will result in 2 MB pieces
8- Mac
9   + Fix bug where the proxy type was changed from SOCKS5 to SOCKS4 on launch
10
111.31 (2008/08/06)
12http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.31
13- All Platforms
14   + Fix a crash caused by certain torrent files
15
161.30 (2008/08/05)
17http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.30
18- All Platforms
19   + The "Clutch" web interface is now bundled with Transmission (as a beta)
20   + Ability to add and remove tracker addresses
21   + Ability to create torrent files with multiple tracker addresses
22   + Added support for HTTP/FTP Seeding (GetRight style)
23   + Added proxy support for communicating with trackers
24   + Allow torrent creation with no tracker address (required by some trackers)
25   + New JSON-RPC protocol for clients to interact with the backend
26- Daemon
27   + transmission-daemon and transmission-remote were rewritten from scratch
28   + remote and daemon now support per-file priority & download flag settings
29- Mac
30   + Quick Look integration in the main window and inspector's file tab
31   + Transfers can be dragged to different groups
32   + Option to only show the add window when manually adding transfers
33   + Status strings are toggled from the action button (they are no longer clickable)
34   + Colors in pieces bar and pieces box more accurately reflect their corresponding values
35   + The port checker now uses our own portcheck.transmissionbt.com
36   + Turkish localization
37- GTK+
38   + Add options to inhibit hibernation and to toggle the tray icon
39   + Lots of small bug fixes and usability improvements
40   + Dozens of updated translations
41
421.22 (2008/06/13)
43http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.22
44- All Platforms
45  + Fix two separate BitTorrent unchoke bugs that could affect performance
46  + Transmission now builds correctly on Sun Studio
47  + Minor man page fixes
48- Mac
49  + Fix bug where "Program Started" in the Statistics window would sometimes display as 0
50- GTK+
51  + Fix crash when quitting while the stats window is still up
52  + Added Latvian, Malayalam, Serbian, and Telugu translations
53  + Updated Czech, Spanish, Romanian, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Italian,
54    Portuguese, Catalan, Danish, German, Swedish, Traditional Chinese,
55    Finnish, and Chinese (simplified) translations
56- CLI:
57  + Fix scraping torrents with the -s command-line argument
58
591.21 (2008/05/21)
60http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.21
61- All Platforms
62   + Fix rare crash-on-startup bug
63   + Handle corrupt announce URLs in torrent files more gracefully
64   + Fix minor memory leak when closing torrents
65- Mac
66   + Fix visual glitch with the pieces bar
67   + Italian localization included
68- GTK+
69   + Updated Catalan, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch,
70     Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, and Traditional Chinese translations
71
721.20 (2008/05/09)
73http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.20
74- All Platforms
75   + Support https tracker connections
76   + IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
77   + Better support of multitracker torrents
78   + Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
79   + Ability to reset global statistics
80   + Various bugfixes
81- Mac
82   + Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
83   + Updated Dock badge images
84- GTK+
85   + Inhibit hibernation when downloading
86   + Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
87   + Various bug fixes and usability improvements
88   + Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
89
901.11 (2008/04/04)
91- Mac
92   + Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
93   + Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
94   + Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
95- GTK+
96   + Fix a couple of minor display issues
97
981.10 (2008/03/28)
99- All Platforms
100   + Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
101   + Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
102   + Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
103   + Various backend bugfixes & improvements
104- Mac
105   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
106   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
107   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
108   + Tracker tab in the inspector
109   + Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
110   + Updated images in the inspector
111   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
112   + Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
113- GTK+
114   + Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
115   + Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
116   + Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
117   + Improved preferences dialog and message log window
118   + Tracker tab in the Details window
119   + Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
120   + Support KDE button ordering
121   + Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
122- Daemon
123   + Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
124
1251.06 (2008/02/26)
126- All Platforms:
127   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
128   + Use less CPU
129   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
130   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
131   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
132- GTK+
133   + Fix small memory leak
134   + GUI error when verifying local data
135- CLI:
136   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
137
1381.05 (2008/02/08)
139- All Platforms:
140   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
141   + Packaging improvements
142- Mac
143   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
144- GTK+
145   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
146   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
147   + Various interface and HIG improvements
148   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
149- Daemon
150   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
151   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
152
1531.04 (2008/01/31)
154- All Platforms:
155   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
156   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
157
1581.03 (2008/01/29)
159- All Platforms:
160   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
161   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
162   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
163   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
164   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
165- GTK+
166   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
167
1681.02 (2008/01/22)
169- All Platforms:
170   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
171   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
172   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
173   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
174- GTK+
175   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
176   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
177   + I18N fixes
178   + Updated Dutch translation
179   + Various other interface additions and improvements
180
1811.01 (2008/01/11)
182- All Platforms:
183   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
184   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
185   + Improve initial connection speed
186   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
187   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
188   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
189- OS X:
190   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
191   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
192   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
193- GTK+:
194   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
195   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
196
1971.00 (2008/01/04)
198- All Platforms:
199   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
200   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
201   + Option to prefer not using encryption
202   + Fix tracker connection error
203   + PEX is now configured globally
204   + Updated icon
205- OS X:
206   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
207   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
208   + Statistics window
209   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
210   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
211   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
212   + Sort by total activity
213   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
214   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
215   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
216   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
217- GTK+:
218   + Redesigned main window interface
219   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
220   + Torrent filtering
221   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
222   + Statistics window
223   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
224   + Various other interface additions and improvements
225- CLI:
226   + Restore `scrape' feature
227
2280.96 (2007/12/10)
229- All Platforms:
230   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
231   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
232- OS X:
233   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
234
2350.95 (2007/12/04)
236- All Platforms:
237   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
238   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
239   + Faster average upload speeds
240   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
241   + Fix memory corruption error
242   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
243- OS X:
244   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
245- GTK:
246   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
247
2480.94 (2007/11/25)
249- All Platforms:
250   + Faster average download speeds
251   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
252   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
253   + Fix portmapping crash
254   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
255   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
256   + Fix tracker redirect error
257   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
258
2590.93 (2007/11/12)
260- All Platforms:
261   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
262   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
263   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
264   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
265   + Consume less battery power on laptops
266   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
267
2680.92 (2007/11/05)
269- All Platforms:
270   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
271   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
272   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
273- OS X:
274   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
275   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
276- GTK:
277   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
278   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
279
2800.91 (2007/10/28)
281- All Platforms:
282   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
283   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
284   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
285   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
286   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
287   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
288- OS X:
289   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
290   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
291- GTK:
292   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
293   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
294
2950.90 (2007/10/23)
296- All Platforms:
297   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
298   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
299   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
300   + MSE Tracker Extension support
301   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
302- OS X:
303   + Per-torrent action menu
304   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
305   + Redesigned message log
306   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
307   + Sort and filter by tracker
308   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
309   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
310- GTK:
311   + Various interface improvements
312   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
313
3140.82 (2007/09/09)
315- All Platforms:
316   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
317   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
318   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
319   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
320   +  Other minor fixes
321
3220.81 (2007/08/22)
323- All Platforms:
324   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
325   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
326   + Clarify misleading error messages
327   + Fix memory leaks
328- OS X:
329   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
330   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
331- GTK:
332   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
333- CLI:
334   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
335   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
336
3370.80 (2007/08/07)
338 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
339 - Torrent file creation
340 - Speed and CPU load improvements
341 - Fix to UPnP
342 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
343 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
344 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
345 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
346 - OS X:
347   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
348   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
349   + More progress bar colors
350   + Various smaller interface improvements
351   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
352 - GTK:
353   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
354   + Added Update Tracker button
355   + Various smaller interface improvements
356
3570.72 (2007/04/30)
358 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
359 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
360
3610.71 (2007/04/23)
362 - Send port info when sending requests
363 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
364 - Add additional error messages and debug info
365 - Improved UPnP support
366 - OS X:
367   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
368   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
369   + Small interface adjustments
370
3710.70 (2007/04/18)
372 - New icon
373 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
374 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
375 - Multitracker support
376 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
377 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
378 - Automatic tracker scraping
379 - Cache connected peers
380 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
381 - OS X:
382   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
383   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
384   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
385     scheduled
386   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
387   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
388   + Filter and search bar
389   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
390   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
391   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
392   + Auto resizing of the main window
393   + Minimal view to take up less space
394   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
395   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
396   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
397   + Message log window
398   + New toolbar icons
399   + Built-in help files
400   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
401 - GTK+:
402   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
403     Finnish translations
404   + Message window
405   + Better window manager integration
406   + Add file view to properties dialog
407
4080.6.1 (2006/06/25)
409 - OS X:
410   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
411     appcast
412 - GTK+:
413   + Fixes drag-and-drop
414   + Adds Italian and French translations
415
4160.6 (2006/06/21)
417 - Ability to limit download rate
418 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
419 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
420 - Many bugfixes
421 - OS X:
422   + Reworked interface
423   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
424   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
425   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
426   + Extended Info Inspector
427   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
428 - GTK+:
429   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
430       add them to running copy
431   + Improved long filename handling
432
4330.5 (2006/02/11)
434 - Only uses one port for all torrents
435 - Rewritten choking algorithm
436 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
437 - New GTK+ interface
438 - New BeOS interface
439 - OS X: Dock badging
440 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
441 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
442 - OS X: Automatic check for update
443 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
444
4450.4 (2005/11/18)
446 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
447 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
448 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
449     User Agent field
450 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
451 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
452 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
453    "Reveal in Finder" button
454 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
455 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
456 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
457    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
458    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
459    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
460    when seeding
461
4620.3 (2005/10/19)
463 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
464 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
465 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
466 - Is nicer to the trackers
467 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
468 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
469 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
470 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
471 - OS X: Cleaner icon
472 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
473 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
474 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
475
4760.2 (2005/09/22)
477 - Bugfixes
478 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
479
4800.1 (2005/09/15)
481 - First version
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