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1NEWS file for Transmission <http://www.transmissionbt.com/>
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41.50 (2008/mm/dd)
5<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.50&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
6- All Platforms
7   + Support BitTorrent Enhancement Proposal #6 "Fast Extension"
8   + Support BitTorrent Enhancement Proposal #21 "Extension for Partial Seeds"
9   + Random port, with optional randomization on startup
10- Mac
11   + Groups (moved to preferences) can be auto-assigned to transfers when adding based on name and tracker (10.5-only)
12   + Groups can have a default location when adding transfers
13   + Bonjour support for the web interface
14   + File filter field in the inspector
15- GTK+
16   + Minor display improvements and HIG compliance
17
18
191.41 (2008/12/14)
20<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.41&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
21- All Platforms
22   + Better peer management in large swarms
23   + Fix 1.40 "Got HTTP Status Code: 0" error message
24   + Fix 1.40 "lazy bitfield" error
25   + Honor the peer's BEP 10 reqq key, when available
26   + Fix 1.40 "jumpy upload speed" bug
27   + Fix handshake peer_id error
28   + Corrrectly handle Windows-style newlines in Bluetack blocklists
29   + More accurate bandwidth measurement
30   + File selection & priority was reset when editing a torrent's tracker list
31   + Fix autoconf/automake build warnings
32- GTK+
33   + In the Details dialog's peer tabs, rows were sometimes duplicated
34   + Minor bugfixes, usability changes, and locale improvements
35   + Three new translations: Afrikaans, Asturian, Bosnian
36   + Sixteen updated translations
37- Daemon
38   + Fix 1.40 bug in handling IP whitelist
39   + Minor bugfixes and output cleanup
40   + Windows portability
41- CLI
42   + Fix minor free-memory-read bug
43
44
451.40 (2008/11/09)
46<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.40&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
47- All Platforms
48   + Tracker communication uses fewer resources
49   + More accurate bandwidth limits
50   + Reduce disk fragmentation by preallocating files
51   + Stability, security, and performance improvements to the RPC/Web UI server
52   + Support compression when serving Web UI and RPC responses
53   + Simplify the RPC whitelist
54   + Fix bug that prevented handshakes with encrypted BitComet peers
55   + Fix 1.3x bug that could re-download some data unnecessarily
56   + Lazy bitfields
57- Mac
58   + Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
59   + In the file inspector tab, show progress and size for folders
60   + Scrollbars correctly appear when the main window auto-resizes
61   + Sparkle updated to 1.5b6
62- GTK+
63   + Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
64   + Added off-hour bandwidth scheduling
65   + Simplify file/priority selection in the details dialog
66   + Fix a couple of crashes
67   + 5 new translations: Australian, Basque, Kurdish, Kurdish (Sorani), Malay
68   + 43 updated translations
69- Web Client
70   + The Web Client is now out of beta
71   + Minor display fixes
72   + On iPhone/iPod touch, launching from the home screen hides the address bar
73- Daemon
74   + Added the ability to get detailed peer information on torrents
75   + Fix bug that didn't handle --config-dir and TRANSMISSION_HOME correctly
76   + Windows portability
77
781.34 (2008/09/16)
79<http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.34&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity>
80- All Clients
81   + Don't reconnect too frequently to the same peer
82   + Webseed bugfix
83   + Fix bug that caused some transfers to not be scraped
84   + Fix BSD build issues
85   + Handle OpenTracker's `downloaded' key in announce responses
86- Mac
87   + Fix memory leak when updating blocklist
88   + Connect to the web interface when the application's path contains a space
89- GTK+
90   + Minor display fixes
91   + 15 updated translations + 1 new language
92- Daemon
93   + Minor display fixes
94- Web Client
95   + Minor display fixes
96- CLI:
97   + Fix crash when creating a torrent file
98
991.33 (2008/08/30)
100http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.33
101- All Platforms
102   + Fix crash from malicious torrent files with a piece size of zero
103   + When creating new torrent files, change behavior that caused
104     "Multi tracker torrents are not allowed" warning on one tracker
105   + Fix Unicode handling in the JSON parser/generator
106   + Fix memory error when reading KTorrent's PEX messages
107   + Fix small memory leaks
108- Mac
109   + Rephrase "data not fully available" to "remaining time unknown"
110   + Fix bug where torrent file creation would fail because an extra blank tracker address was inserted
111- Daemon
112   + Fix crash when adding nonexistent torrents via transmission-remote
113- GTK+
114   + Fix crash from malicious torrent files with large creator fields
115   + Fix error where some torrents opened via a web browser didn't appear
116
1171.32 (2008/08/08)
118http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.32
119- All Platforms
120   + Fix bug introduced in 1.30 that caused poor tracker communication
121   + Creating torrent files for files >= 2 GB will result in 2 MB pieces
122- Mac
123   + Fix bug where the proxy type was changed from SOCKS5 to SOCKS4 on launch
124
1251.31 (2008/08/06)
126http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.31
127- All Platforms
128   + Fix a crash caused by certain torrent files
129
1301.30 (2008/08/05)
131http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.30
132- All Platforms
133   + The "Clutch" web interface is now bundled with Transmission (as a beta)
134   + Ability to add and remove tracker addresses
135   + Ability to create torrent files with multiple tracker addresses
136   + Added support for HTTP/FTP Seeding (GetRight style)
137   + Added proxy support for communicating with trackers
138   + Allow torrent creation with no tracker address (required by some trackers)
139   + New JSON-RPC protocol for clients to interact with the backend
140- Daemon
141   + transmission-daemon and transmission-remote were rewritten from scratch
142   + remote and daemon now support per-file priority & download flag settings
143- Mac
144   + Quick Look integration in the main window and inspector's file tab
145   + Transfers can be dragged to different groups
146   + Option to only show the add window when manually adding transfers
147   + Status strings are toggled from the action button (they are no longer clickable)
148   + Colors in pieces bar and pieces box more accurately reflect their corresponding values
149   + The port checker now uses our own portcheck.transmissionbt.com
150   + Turkish localization
151- GTK+
152   + Add options to inhibit hibernation and to toggle the tray icon
153   + Lots of small bug fixes and usability improvements
154   + Dozens of updated translations
155
1561.22 (2008/06/13)
157http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.22
158- All Platforms
159  + Fix two separate BitTorrent unchoke bugs that could affect performance
160  + Transmission now builds correctly on Sun Studio
161  + Minor man page fixes
162- Mac
163  + Fix bug where "Program Started" in the Statistics window would sometimes display as 0
164- GTK+
165  + Fix crash when quitting while the stats window is still up
166  + Added Latvian, Malayalam, Serbian, and Telugu translations
167  + Updated Czech, Spanish, Romanian, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Italian,
168    Portuguese, Catalan, Danish, German, Swedish, Traditional Chinese,
169    Finnish, and Chinese (simplified) translations
170- CLI:
171  + Fix scraping torrents with the -s command-line argument
172
1731.21 (2008/05/21)
174http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.21
175- All Platforms
176   + Fix rare crash-on-startup bug
177   + Handle corrupt announce URLs in torrent files more gracefully
178   + Fix minor memory leak when closing torrents
179- Mac
180   + Fix visual glitch with the pieces bar
181   + Italian localization included
182- GTK+
183   + Updated Catalan, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch,
184     Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, and Traditional Chinese translations
185
1861.20 (2008/05/09)
187http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?group=component&milestone=1.20
188- All Platforms
189   + Support https tracker connections
190   + IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
191   + Better support of multitracker torrents
192   + Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
193   + Ability to reset global statistics
194   + Various bugfixes
195- Mac
196   + Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
197   + Updated Dock badge images
198- GTK+
199   + Inhibit hibernation when downloading
200   + Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
201   + Various bug fixes and usability improvements
202   + Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
203
2041.11 (2008/04/04)
205- Mac
206   + Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
207   + Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
208   + Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
209- GTK+
210   + Fix a couple of minor display issues
211
2121.10 (2008/03/28)
213- All Platforms
214   + Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
215   + Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
216   + Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
217   + Various backend bugfixes & improvements
218- Mac
219   + Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
220   + Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
221   + Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
222   + Tracker tab in the inspector
223   + Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
224   + Updated images in the inspector
225   + Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
226   + Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
227- GTK+
228   + Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
229   + Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
230   + Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
231   + Improved preferences dialog and message log window
232   + Tracker tab in the Details window
233   + Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
234   + Support KDE button ordering
235   + Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
236- Daemon
237   + Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
238
2391.06 (2008/02/26)
240- All Platforms:
241   + Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
242   + Use less CPU
243   + Fix support for multitracker torrents
244   + Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
245   + Fix two shutdown memory errors
246- GTK+
247   + Fix small memory leak
248   + GUI error when verifying local data
249- CLI:
250   + Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
251
2521.05 (2008/02/08)
253- All Platforms:
254   + Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
255   + Packaging improvements
256- Mac
257   + Fix bug remembering reordered groups
258- GTK+
259   + Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
260   + Fix "Sort by Progress"
261   + Various interface and HIG improvements
262   + Updated Swedish, Italian translations
263- Daemon
264   + Fix "transmission-remote -x"
265   + Fix PEX enable/disable bug
266
2671.04 (2008/01/31)
268- All Platforms:
269   + Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
270   + Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
271
2721.03 (2008/01/29)
273- All Platforms:
274   + Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
275   + Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
276   + Fix LTEP handshake bug
277   + Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
278   + Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
279- GTK+
280   + Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
281
2821.02 (2008/01/22)
283- All Platforms:
284   + Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
285   + Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
286   + Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
287   + Minor improvements to the command-line client
288- GTK+
289   + Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
290   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
291   + I18N fixes
292   + Updated Dutch translation
293   + Various other interface additions and improvements
294
2951.01 (2008/01/11)
296- All Platforms:
297   + Fix 1.00 freezing issue
298   + Fix 1.00 assertion failure
299   + Improve initial connection speed
300   + Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
301   + Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
302   + Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
303- OS X:
304   + Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
305   + Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
306   + Fix bugs with Clutch support
307- GTK+:
308   + New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
309   + Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
310
3111.00 (2008/01/04)
312- All Platforms:
313   + Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
314   + Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
315   + Option to prefer not using encryption
316   + Fix tracker connection error
317   + PEX is now configured globally
318   + Updated icon
319- OS X:
320   + Redesigned Leopard-like look
321   + Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
322   + Statistics window
323   + Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
324   + Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
325   + Display remaining time for seeding transfers
326   + Sort by total activity
327   + Connectable from the Clutch web interface
328   + Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
329   + Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
330   + Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
331- GTK+:
332   + Redesigned main window interface
333   + Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
334   + Torrent filtering
335   + Port forwarding tester in Preferences
336   + Statistics window
337   + Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
338   + Various other interface additions and improvements
339- CLI:
340   + Restore `scrape' feature
341
3420.96 (2007/12/10)
343- All Platforms:
344   + Fix 0.95 data corruption error
345   + Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
346- OS X:
347   + Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
348
3490.95 (2007/12/04)
350- All Platforms:
351   + Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
352   + Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
353   + Faster average upload speeds
354   + Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
355   + Fix memory corruption error
356   + Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
357- OS X:
358   + Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
359- GTK:
360   + Fix Nokia 770 crash
361
3620.94 (2007/11/25)
363- All Platforms:
364   + Faster average download speeds
365   + Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
366   + Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
367   + Fix portmapping crash
368   + Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
369   + Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
370   + Fix tracker redirect error
371   + Fix LTEP PEX bug
372
3730.93 (2007/11/12)
374- All Platforms:
375   + Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
376   + Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
377   + Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
378   + Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
379   + Consume less battery power on laptops
380   + Fix minor IPC parsing error
381
3820.92 (2007/11/05)
383- All Platforms:
384   + Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
385   + Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
386   + Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
387- OS X:
388   + Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
389   + Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
390- GTK:
391   + Better support for large files on some Linux systems
392   + Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
393
3940.91 (2007/10/28)
395- All Platforms:
396   + Fix 0.90 speed limits
397   + Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
398   + Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
399   + Fix 0.90 IPC crash
400   + Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
401   + Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
402- OS X:
403   + Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
404   + Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
405- GTK:
406   + Fix 0.90 packaging errors
407   + Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
408
4090.90 (2007/10/23)
410- All Platforms:
411   + Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
412   + Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
413   + Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
414   + MSE Tracker Extension support
415   + Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
416- OS X:
417   + Per-torrent action menu
418   + Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
419   + Redesigned message log
420   + Optimizations to decrease memory usage
421   + Sort and filter by tracker
422   + Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
423   + Various smaller interface additions and improvements
424- GTK:
425   + Various interface improvements
426   + Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
427
4280.82 (2007/09/09)
429- All Platforms:
430   + Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
431   + Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
432   + Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
433   + For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
434   +  Other minor fixes
435
4360.81 (2007/08/22)
437- All Platforms:
438   + Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
439   + Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
440   + Clarify misleading error messages
441   + Fix memory leaks
442- OS X:
443   + Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
444   + Updated Russian and Spanish translations
445- GTK:
446   + Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
447- CLI:
448   + Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
449   + Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
450
4510.80 (2007/08/07)
452 - Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
453 - Torrent file creation
454 - Speed and CPU load improvements
455 - Fix to UPnP
456 - Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
457 - Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
458 - Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
459 - Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
460 - OS X:
461   + Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
462   + Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
463   + More progress bar colors
464   + Various smaller interface improvements
465   + Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
466 - GTK:
467   + Added Torrent Inspector dialog
468   + Added Update Tracker button
469   + Various smaller interface improvements
470
4710.72 (2007/04/30)
472 - Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
473 - Fix rare XML parsing bug
474
4750.71 (2007/04/23)
476 - Send port info when sending requests
477 - Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
478 - Add additional error messages and debug info
479 - Improved UPnP support
480 - OS X:
481   + Fix error when using default incomplete folder
482   + Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
483   + Small interface adjustments
484
4850.70 (2007/04/18)
486 - New icon
487 - Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
488 - Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
489 - Multitracker support
490 - Better handling of tracker announce interval
491 - Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
492 - Automatic tracker scraping
493 - Cache connected peers
494 - Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
495 - OS X:
496   + Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
497   + Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
498   + Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or
499     scheduled
500   + Individual torrent bandwidth limits
501   + Separate complete and incomplete download folders
502   + Filter and search bar
503   + Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
504   + Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
505   + Watch folder to auto add torrent files
506   + Auto resizing of the main window
507   + Minimal view to take up less space
508   + Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
509   + Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
510   + Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
511   + Message log window
512   + New toolbar icons
513   + Built-in help files
514   + French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
515 - GTK+:
516   + Adds Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and
517     Finnish translations
518   + Message window
519   + Better window manager integration
520   + Add file view to properties dialog
521
5220.6.1 (2006/06/25)
523 - OS X:
524   + Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the
525     appcast
526 - GTK+:
527   + Fixes drag-and-drop
528   + Adds Italian and French translations
529
5300.6 (2006/06/21)
531 - Ability to limit download rate
532 - Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
533 - Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
534 - Many bugfixes
535 - OS X:
536   + Reworked interface
537   + Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
538   + Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
539   + Allows sorting of the tranfers list
540   + Extended Info Inspector
541   + Automatic updating with Sparkle
542 - GTK+:
543   + Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running,
544       add them to running copy
545   + Improved long filename handling
546
5470.5 (2006/02/11)
548 - Only uses one port for all torrents
549 - Rewritten choking algorithm
550 - Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
551 - New GTK+ interface
552 - New BeOS interface
553 - OS X: Dock badging
554 - OS X: Shows the file icon in the list
555 - OS X: Shows ratio once download is completed
556 - OS X: Automatic check for update
557 - OS X: Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
558
5590.4 (2005/11/18)
560 - Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
561 - The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
562 - Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a
563     User Agent field
564 - OS X: Cleaner look, unified toolbar
565 - OS X: Added a document icon for torrent files
566 - OS X: Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a
567    "Reveal in Finder" button
568 - OS X: Added a contextual menu
569 - OS X: Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
570 - OS X: Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
571    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
572    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
573    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
574    when seeding
575
5760.3 (2005/10/19)
577 - Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
578 - Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
579 - Enhancements in the "End game" mode
580 - Is nicer to the trackers
581 - Asks for the rarest pieces first
582 - OS X: Universal binary for PPC and x86
583 - OS X: Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
584 - OS X: Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
585 - OS X: Cleaner icon
586 - OS X: Show all sizes in human readable form
587 - OS X: Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
588 - Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
589
5900.2 (2005/09/22)
591 - Bugfixes
592 - OS X: Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
593
5940.1 (2005/09/15)
595 - First version
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