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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
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41.50 (2008/xx/yy)
5<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.50&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
6- Mac
7   + Groups (moved to preferences) can have a default location when adding transfers
8
9
101.41 (2008/xx/yy)
11<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.41&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
12- All Platforms
13   + Fix 1.40 "jumpy upload speed" bug
14   + Fix 1.40 "Got HTTP Status Code: 0" error message
15   + More accurate bandwidth measurement
16   + Fix autoconf/automake build warnings
17- GTK+
18   + In the Details dialog's peer tabs, rows were sometimes duplicated
19   + Three new translations: Afrikaans, Asturian, Bosnian
20   + Sixteen updated translations
21- Daemon
22   + Minor bugfixes
23   + Windows portability
24
25
261.40 (2008/11/09)
27<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.40&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
28- All Platforms
29   + Tracker communication uses fewer resources
30   + More accurate bandwidth limits
31   + Reduce disk fragmentation by preallocating files
32   + Stability, security, and performance improvements to the RPC/Web UI server
33   + Support compression when serving Web UI and RPC responses
34   + Simplify the RPC whitelist
35   + Fix bug that prevented handshakes with encrypted BitComet peers
36   + Fix 1.3x bug that could re-download some data unnecessarily
37   + Lazy bitfields
38- Mac
39   + Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
40   + In the file inspector tab, show progress and size for folders
41   + Scrollbars correctly appear when the main window auto-resizes
42   + Sparkle updated to 1.5b6
43- GTK+
44   + Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
45   + Added off-hour bandwidth scheduling
46   + Simplify file/priority selection in the details dialog
47   + Fix a couple of crashes
48   + 5 new translations: Australian, Basque, Kurdish, Kurdish (Sorani), Malay
49   + 43 updated translations
50- Web Client
51   + The Web Client is now out of beta
52   + Minor display fixes
53   + On iPhone/iPod touch, launching from the home screen hides the address bar
54- Daemon
55   + Added the ability to get detailed peer information on torrents
56   + Fix bug that didn't handle --config-dir and TRANSMISSION_HOME correctly
57   + Windows portability
58
591.34 (2008/09/16)
60<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.34&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
61- All Clients
62   + Don't reconnect too frequently to the same peer
63   + Webseed bugfix
64   + Fix bug that caused some transfers to not be scraped
65   + Fix BSD build issues
66   + Handle OpenTracker's `downloaded' key in announce responses
67- Mac
68   + Fix memory leak when updating blocklist
69   + Connect to the web interface when the application's path contains a space
70- GTK+
71   + Minor display fixes
72   + 15 updated translations + 1 new language
73- Daemon
74   + Minor display fixes
75- Web Client
76   + Minor display fixes
77- CLI:
78   + Fix crash when creating a torrent file
79
801.33 (2008/08/30)
81http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.33
82- All Platforms
83   + Fix crash from malicious torrent files with a piece size of zero
84   + When creating new torrent files, change behavior that caused
85     "Multi tracker torrents are not allowed" warning on one tracker
86   + Fix Unicode handling in the JSON parser/generator
87   + Fix memory error when reading KTorrent's PEX messages
88   + Fix small memory leaks
89- Mac
90   + Rephrase "data not fully available" to "remaining time unknown"
91   + Fix bug where torrent file creation would fail because an extra blank tracker address was inserted
92- Daemon
93   + Fix crash when adding nonexistent torrents via transmission-remote
94- GTK+
95   + Fix crash from malicious torrent files with large creator fields
96   + Fix error where some torrents opened via a web browser didn't appear
97
981.32 (2008/08/08)
99http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.32
100- All Platforms
101   + Fix bug introduced in 1.30 that caused poor tracker communication
102   + Creating torrent files for files >= 2 GB will result in 2 MB pieces
103- Mac
104   + Fix bug where the proxy type was changed from SOCKS5 to SOCKS4 on launch
105
1061.31 (2008/08/06)
107http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.31
108- All Platforms
109   + Fix a crash caused by certain torrent files
110
1111.30 (2008/08/05)
112http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.30
113- All Platforms
114   + The "Clutch" web interface is now bundled with Transmission (as a beta)
115   + Ability to add and remove tracker addresses
116   + Ability to create torrent files with multiple tracker addresses
117   + Added support for HTTP/FTP Seeding (GetRight style)
118   + Added proxy support for communicating with trackers
119   + Allow torrent creation with no tracker address (required by some trackers)
120   + New JSON-RPC protocol for clients to interact with the backend
121- Daemon
122   + transmission-daemon and transmission-remote were rewritten from scratch
123   + remote and daemon now support per-file priority & download flag settings
124- Mac
125   + Quick Look integration in the main window and inspector's file tab
126   + Transfers can be dragged to different groups
127   + Option to only show the add window when manually adding transfers
128   + Status strings are toggled from the action button (they are no longer clickable)
129   + Colors in pieces bar and pieces box more accurately reflect their corresponding values
130   + The port checker now uses our own portcheck.transmissionbt.com
131   + Turkish localization
132- GTK+
133   + Add options to inhibit hibernation and to toggle the tray icon
134   + Lots of small bug fixes and usability improvements
135   + Dozens of updated translations
136
1371.22 (2008/06/13)
138http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.22
139- All Platforms
140  + Fix two separate BitTorrent unchoke bugs that could affect performance
141  + Transmission now builds correctly on Sun Studio
142  + Minor man page fixes
143- Mac
144  + Fix bug where "Program Started" in the Statistics window would sometimes display as 0
145- GTK+
146  + Fix crash when quitting while the stats window is still up
147  + Added Latvian, Malayalam, Serbian, and Telugu translations
148  + Updated Czech, Spanish, Romanian, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Italian,
149    Portuguese, Catalan, Danish, German, Swedish, Traditional Chinese,
150    Finnish, and Chinese (simplified) translations
151- CLI:
152  + Fix scraping torrents with the -s command-line argument
153
1541.21 (2008/05/21)
155http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.21
156- All Platforms
157   + Fix rare crash-on-startup bug
158   + Handle corrupt announce URLs in torrent files more gracefully
159   + Fix minor memory leak when closing torrents
160- Mac
161   + Fix visual glitch with the pieces bar
162   + Italian localization included
163- GTK+
164   + Updated Catalan, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch,
165     Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, and Traditional Chinese translations
166
1671.20 (2008/05/09)
168http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.20
169- All Platforms
170   + Support https tracker connections
171   + IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
172   + Better support of multitracker torrents
173   + Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
174   + Ability to reset global statistics
175   + Various bugfixes
176- Mac
177   + Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
178   + Updated Dock badge images
179- GTK+
180   + Inhibit hibernation when downloading
181   + Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
182   + Various bug fixes and usability improvements
183   + Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
184
1851.11 (2008/04/04)
186- Mac
187   + Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
188   + Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
189   + Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
190- GTK+
191   + Fix a couple of minor display issues
192
1931.10 (2008/03/28)
194- All Platforms
195   + Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
196   + Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
197   + Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
198   + Various backend bugfixes & improvements
199- Mac
200   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
201   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
202   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
203   + Tracker tab in the inspector
204   + Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
205   + Updated images in the inspector
206   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
207   + Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
208- GTK+
209   + Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
210   + Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
211   + Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
212   + Improved preferences dialog and message log window
213   + Tracker tab in the Details window
214   + Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
215   + Support KDE button ordering
216   + Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
217- Daemon
218   + Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
219
2201.06 (2008/02/26)
221- All Platforms:
222   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
223   + Use less CPU
224   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
225   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
226   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
227- GTK+
228   + Fix small memory leak
229   + GUI error when verifying local data
230- CLI:
231   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
232
2331.05 (2008/02/08)
234- All Platforms:
235   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
236   + Packaging improvements
237- Mac
238   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
239- GTK+
240   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
241   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
242   + Various interface and HIG improvements
243   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
244- Daemon
245   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
246   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
247
2481.04 (2008/01/31)
249- All Platforms:
250   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
251   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
252
2531.03 (2008/01/29)
254- All Platforms:
255   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
256   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
257   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
258   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
259   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
260- GTK+
261   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
262
2631.02 (2008/01/22)
264- All Platforms:
265   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
266   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
267   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
268   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
269- GTK+
270   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
271   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
272   + I18N fixes
273   + Updated Dutch translation
274   + Various other interface additions and improvements
275
2761.01 (2008/01/11)
277- All Platforms:
278   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
279   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
280   + Improve initial connection speed
281   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
282   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
283   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
284- OS X:
285   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
286   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
287   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
288- GTK+:
289   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
290   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
291
2921.00 (2008/01/04)
293- All Platforms:
294   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
295   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
296   + Option to prefer not using encryption
297   + Fix tracker connection error
298   + PEX is now configured globally
299   + Updated icon
300- OS X:
301   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
302   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
303   + Statistics window
304   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
305   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
306   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
307   + Sort by total activity
308   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
309   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
310   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
311   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
312- GTK+:
313   + Redesigned main window interface
314   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
315   + Torrent filtering
316   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
317   + Statistics window
318   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
319   + Various other interface additions and improvements
320- CLI:
321   + Restore `scrape' feature
322
3230.96 (2007/12/10)
324- All Platforms:
325   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
326   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
327- OS X:
328   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
329
3300.95 (2007/12/04)
331- All Platforms:
332   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
333   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
334   + Faster average upload speeds
335   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
336   + Fix memory corruption error
337   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
338- OS X:
339   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
340- GTK:
341   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
342
3430.94 (2007/11/25)
344- All Platforms:
345   + Faster average download speeds
346   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
347   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
348   + Fix portmapping crash
349   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
350   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
351   + Fix tracker redirect error
352   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
353
3540.93 (2007/11/12)
355- All Platforms:
356   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
357   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
358   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
359   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
360   + Consume less battery power on laptops
361   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
362
3630.92 (2007/11/05)
364- All Platforms:
365   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
366   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
367   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
368- OS X:
369   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
370   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
371- GTK:
372   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
373   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
374
3750.91 (2007/10/28)
376- All Platforms:
377   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
378   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
379   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
380   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
381   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
382   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
383- OS X:
384   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
385   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
386- GTK:
387   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
388   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
389
3900.90 (2007/10/23)
391- All Platforms:
392   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
393   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
394   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
395   + MSE Tracker Extension support
396   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
397- OS X:
398   + Per-torrent action menu
399   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
400   + Redesigned message log
401   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
402   + Sort and filter by tracker
403   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
404   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
405- GTK:
406   + Various interface improvements
407   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
408
4090.82 (2007/09/09)
410- All Platforms:
411   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
412   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
413   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
414   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
415   +  Other minor fixes
416
4170.81 (2007/08/22)
418- All Platforms:
419   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
420   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
421   + Clarify misleading error messages
422   + Fix memory leaks
423- OS X:
424   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
425   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
426- GTK:
427   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
428- CLI:
429   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
430   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
431
4320.80 (2007/08/07)
433 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
434 - Torrent file creation
435 - Speed and CPU load improvements
436 - Fix to UPnP
437 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
438 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
439 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
440 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
441 - OS X:
442   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
443   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
444   + More progress bar colors
445   + Various smaller interface improvements
446   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
447 - GTK:
448   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
449   + Added Update Tracker button
450   + Various smaller interface improvements
451
4520.72 (2007/04/30)
453 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
454 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
455
4560.71 (2007/04/23)
457 - Send port info when sending requests
458 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
459 - Add additional error messages and debug info
460 - Improved UPnP support
461 - OS X:
462   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
463   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
464   + Small interface adjustments
465
4660.70 (2007/04/18)
467 - New icon
468 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
469 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
470 - Multitracker support
471 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
472 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
473 - Automatic tracker scraping
474 - Cache connected peers
475 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
476 - OS X:
477   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
478   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
479   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
480     scheduled
481   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
482   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
483   + Filter and search bar
484   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
485   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
486   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
487   + Auto resizing of the main window
488   + Minimal view to take up less space
489   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
490   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
491   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
492   + Message log window
493   + New toolbar icons
494   + Built-in help files
495   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
496 - GTK+:
497   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
498     Finnish translations
499   + Message window
500   + Better window manager integration
501   + Add file view to properties dialog
502
5030.6.1 (2006/06/25)
504 - OS X:
505   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
506     appcast
507 - GTK+:
508   + Fixes drag-and-drop
509   + Adds Italian and French translations
510
5110.6 (2006/06/21)
512 - Ability to limit download rate
513 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
514 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
515 - Many bugfixes
516 - OS X:
517   + Reworked interface
518   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
519   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
520   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
521   + Extended Info Inspector
522   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
523 - GTK+:
524   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
525       add them to running copy
526   + Improved long filename handling
527
5280.5 (2006/02/11)
529 - Only uses one port for all torrents
530 - Rewritten choking algorithm
531 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
532 - New GTK+ interface
533 - New BeOS interface
534 - OS X: Dock badging
535 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
536 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
537 - OS X: Automatic check for update
538 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
539
5400.4 (2005/11/18)
541 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
542 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
543 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
544     User Agent field
545 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
546 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
547 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
548    "Reveal in Finder" button
549 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
550 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
551 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
552    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
553    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
554    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
555    when seeding
556
5570.3 (2005/10/19)
558 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
559 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
560 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
561 - Is nicer to the trackers
562 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
563 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
564 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
565 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
566 - OS X: Cleaner icon
567 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
568 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
569 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
570
5710.2 (2005/09/22)
572 - Bugfixes
573 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
574
5750.1 (2005/09/15)
576 - First version
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