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1=== Transmission 1.80 (In Development) ===
2[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.80&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
3
4=== Transmission 1.80 beta 4 (20YY/MM/DD) ===
5==== All Platforms ====
6  * Fix 1.80b2 bug in the libcurl glue code
7  * Fix 1.80b1 bug that could download too many torrent pieces
8  * Fix 1.80b1 crash in tr_fdSocketClose()
9  * Fix minor display bug with zero-sized files in a torrent
10  * Fix "too many open files" issue in some environments
11  * Fix minor compiler warnings and tarball packaging issues
12  * Add an OS hint to not cache torrent files during torrent verification
13==== Mac ====
14  * Fix 1.80b1 crash in "insert_event"
15  * Simplified Chinese localization
16==== Web Client ====
17  * Show version information in the preferences dialog
18
19=== Transmission 1.80 beta 3 (2009/12/15) ===
20==== All Platforms ====
21  * Tracker announcement improvements
22  * Encrypted handshakes to peers now use less CPU
23  * Filter out spurious IP addresses obtained through LTEP
24  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash in magnet links when serving metadata to peers
25  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 bug that caused peer lists to be lost over time
26  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 bug that caused duplicate block downloads from peers
27  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 bug that incorrectly displayed some scrapes as failed
28  * Updated DHT library
29  * Fix minor memory leaks
30==== Mac ====
31  * Fix favicons in the tracker inspector tab
32  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 potential crash when removing trackers
33  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash when removing data files
34  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 issue with revealing the window when clicking on the dock icon
35  * German localization
36  * Various interface tweaks
37==== GTK+ ====
38  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash in the torrent properties dialog
39==== Web Client ====
40  * Ensure the context menu goes away when clicking on torrents
41  * Fix bug where the context menu could extend past the window's right or bottom edge
42
43=== Transmission 1.80 beta 2 (2009/12/10) ===
44==== All Platforms ====
45  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 tracker connection / announce bug
46  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash "Assertion failed: (a->byteCount == b->byteCount)"
47  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash when being controlled by transmission-remote-dotnet
48  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 crash when a malformed magnet link is given to Transmission
49  * Better prefetching of local data that's being uploaded to peers
50==== Mac ====
51  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 IPv6 port check issue on Snow Leopard
52  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 bug when pasting a URL into the torrent window
53  * Updated Spanish, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese localizations
54==== GTK+ ====
55  * Fix 1.80 beta 1 bug in "Copy Magnet Link to Clipboard" on non-GNOME desktops
56  * Support org.gnome.SessionManager interface for inhibiting hibernation
57  * Minor GNOME HIG improvements
58==== Web Client ====
59  * Fix the turtle drop-down in IE
60  * Add "Start When Added" checkbox when adding torrents
61  * Add Select All / Deselect All buttons
62
63=== Transmission 1.80 beta 1 (2009/12/03) ===
64==== All Platforms ====
65  * Magnet link support
66  * If a torrent has multiple tracker tiers, announce to them in parallel
67  * Add optional "incomplete directory" where partial downloads are stored
68  * Trackerless torrent support
69  * Append .part to incomplete files
70  * Improved IPv6 support
71  * Faster management of very large peer lists
72  * When seeding, prefetch the data we upload
73  * IPv6 support for the DHT (dht 0.12)
74  * Improved DHT bootstrapping
75  * Improved PEX support
76  * Brand-new torrents with no downloaded data don't have to wait in the "Verify Local Data" queue
77  * Fix potential crash on shutdown when port forwarding is disabled
78  * Various bug fixes and performance tweaks
79  * Add first-time user prompt as per the proposed "Informed P2P User Act"
80==== Mac ====
81  * Redesigned trackers inspector tab with favicons and copy-paste functionality (paste lists of multiple trackers)
82  * Message log stores all messages and does real filtering
83  * Quick Look restored on Snow Leopard
84  * Moving data and incomplete folder are now handled by libtransmission
85  * Improved reveal in Finder functionality on Snow Leopard
86  * Various smaller behavior and interface tweaks
87==== GTK+ ====
88  * When creating a torrent, make it easier to auto-add that new torrent
89  * Added support for adding torrents by URL
90  * Add optional "download complete" sound using the XDG sound naming spec
91  * New statusbar "Ratio" icon submitted by jimmac
92  * Fix minor memory leaks
93==== Daemon ====
94  * Reload settings.json when receiving SIGHUP
95  * When running as a daemon, send log messages to syslog
96  * transmission-remote now allows per-torrent speed limits to be set
97==== Web Client ====
98  * Add speed limit "turtle mode" support to the web client
99  * Double-clicking a torrent opens/closes the torrent inspector
100
101=== Transmission 1.76 (2009/10/24) ===
102[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.76&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
103==== All Platforms ====
104  * Fix potential data loss when moving torrents to where they already are
105  * Fix minor protocol error that didn't send a port message to some peers
106  * Fix minor manpage errors
107==== Mac ====
108  * Fix a potential crasher on Snow Leopard
109  * When creating a multi-tracker torrent, give each tracker its own tier
110  * Fix display glitch when changing sort to "Queue Order"
111==== Daemon ====
112  * Fix potential data loss when using "transmission-remote --find"
113  * Fix ratio-limit bug on some uClibc systems
114  * Fix invalid JSON "nan" error on optware
115==== GTK+ ====
116  * Fix crash in the Preferences dialog when testing to see if the port is open
117  * Fix crash on exit when a torrent's Properties dialog is open
118  * Fix tracker address display error in the torrent Properties dialog
119  * Fix tray menu's main window status when Transmission is started minimized
120  * Fix broken SIGINT (ctrl-c) handling
121  * Fix 1.61 build failure on systems with new versions of glib but older versions of gtk
122==== Qt ====
123  * Fix crash when removing expired torrents from the display
124  * Fix client from closing, rather than closing to the system tray, when clicking X
125  * Cannot open a torrent in KDE4 with right-clicking
126
127=== Transmission 1.75 (2009/09/13) ===
128[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.75&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
129==== All Platforms ====
130  * Don't wait so long on unresponsive trackers if there are other trackers to try
131  * Adding corrupt/invalid torrents could crash Transmission
132  * Fix 1.74 bug that caused a high CPU load on startup
133  * Fix 1.74 bug that stopped multitracker if a single tracker sent an error message
134  * Fix bug in converting other charsets to UTF-8
135  * Handle HTTP redirects more gracefully
136  * Faster verification of local data for torrents with small piece size
137  * Fix 1.74 build error when compiling without DHT
138==== Mac ====
139  * Fix libcurl build issue that caused tracker connectivity problems on Snow Leopard
140  * Fix error when creating a torrent file while still changing the announce address
141==== GTK+ ====
142  * Fix "sort by time remaining"
143  * Fix the turtle toggle button on old versions of GTK+
144  * Fix startup error if another copy of the Transmission GTK client is running
145  * Fix clang build issue
146
147=== Transmission 1.74 (2009/08/24) ===
148[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.74&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
149==== All Platforms ====
150  * Better data recovery in the case of an OS or Transmission crash
151  * If a data file is moved, stop the torrent instead of redownloading it
152  * Fix bug that didn't list some peers in the resume file and in PEX
153  * More helpful torrent error messages
154  * DHT now honors the bind-address-ipv4 configuration option
155  * Fix Debian build error with miniupnpc
156  * Fix Cygwin build error with strtold
157  * Update to a newer snapshot of miniupnpc
158==== Mac ====
159  * 64-bit compatibility
160  * Queuing system will not exclude transfers with tracker warnings
161  * Links to original torrent files are no longer maintained
162  * Fix bug where changing the global per-torrent peer connection limit did not affect the current session
163  * Fix bug where changing settings through RPC would result in wrong values being saved for three fields
164==== GTK+ ====
165  * Fix crash that occurred when adding torrents on some desktops
166  * Synchronize the statusbar's and torrent list's speeds
167  * Fix the Properties dialog's "Origin" field for multiple torrents
168==== Qt ====
169  * New Russian Translation
170  * If Transmission was minimized, clicking on it the icon tray didn't raise it
171==== Daemon ====
172  * Speed Limit mode support added to transmission-remote
173  * Add a "session stats" readout to transmission-remote
174==== Web Client ====
175  * Progress bar shows seeding progress
176  * Fix bug that displayed "%nan" when verifying a torrent
177  * "Pause All" only appeared to pause torrents with peers until refresh
178
179=== Transmission 1.73 (2009/07/18) ===
180[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.73&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
181==== All Platforms ====
182  * Fix bug where user-configured peer limits could be exceeded
183  * Use less memory in some high-peer situations
184  * Better estimation of time left to download
185  * Support supportcrypto and requirecrypto flags in http tracker announces
186  * Update to newer snapshots of libnatpmp and miniupnpc
187  * Make DHT a compile-time option
188==== GTK+ ====
189  * Use GDK-safe versions of g_idle_add() and g_timeout_add*()
190  * Save some space in GTK+ >= 2.16.0 by not building SexyIconEntry
191==== Qt ====
192  * Fix bug that crashed Qt client when setting alternative up/down speeds
193==== Daemon ====
194  * Add umask support
195==== Web Client ====
196  * Inspector and Add Torrent buttons for iPhone/iPod Touch
197  * Add location field to inspector
198==== CLI ====
199  * Some torrent files created with transmission-cli were invalid
200
201=== Transmission 1.72 (2009/06/16) ===
202[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.72&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
203==== All Platforms ====
204  * Fix 1.70 crash with assertion "tv->tv_usec >= 0"
205  * Fix 1.70 crash with assertion "tr_peerIoSupportsFEXT( msgs->peer->io )"
206  * Better DHT announce management
207  * Fix error in reporting webseed counts via RPC
208  * Better file preallocation on embedded systems
209==== Mac ====
210  * Fix problem where a small set of users could not add torrents
211==== GTK+ ====
212  * Fix 1.70 crash when setting options in the Properties dialog
213  * Fix a rare crash in desktop notifications
214  * Can now sort the file list by priority, download, and completeness
215  * Adding a torrent from a browser sometimes didn't work.
216  * Various usability improvements
217==== Daemon ====
218  * Remote didn't always send the right Encoding header in requests
219
220=== Transmission 1.71 (2009/06/07) ===
221[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.71&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
222==== All Platforms ====
223  * Fix 1.70 bug that caused high CPU use in high-peer swarms
224  * Fix 1.70 build problems with DHT and libevent
225==== Daemon ====
226  * Fix watchdir issue on OSes that don't have inotify
227==== GTK+ ====
228  * Fix 1.70 intltool build problem
229  * Fix crash when the OS's stock mime-type icons are misconfigured
230  * Handle very long torrent file lists faster
231==== Web Client ====
232  * Fix 1.70 bug where some torrents appeared to be duplicates
233
234=== Transmission 1.70 (2009/06/04) ===
235[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.70&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
236==== All Platforms ====
237  * Distributed hash table (DHT) support for public torrents
238  * Add option for moving and finding a torrent's data on the disk
239  * JSON RPC messages can be ~85% shorter, saving bandwidth and CPU
240  * When available, use the system's copy of libevent instead of building one
241  * Automatically pause torrents when verifying
242  * Fix small bugs and memory leaks
243==== Mac ====
244  * Holding down the option key on launch will pause all transfers
245==== Web Client ====
246  * Big speed improvements, especially with large torrents
247  * Fix 1.61 bug that broke adding torrents via the web client
248  * Add the ability to upload multiple torrents at once
249  * Torrents added by URL were always paused, regardless of preferences
250  * Comments and announce addresses were cut off in the inspector
251  * The "data remaining" field wasn't updated when the number reached 0
252  * Smaller design adjustments
253==== GTK+ ====
254  * Make it clearer that the status bar's ratio mode button is a button
255  * Torrent comment box did not scroll, so long comments were partially hidden
256==== Qt ====
257  * Initial torrent list was sometimes incorrect
258  * Add-torrent-and-delete-source deleted the source even if there was an error
259  * Prefs dialog didn't show or modify "Stop seeding torrents at ratio"
260
261=== Transmission 1.54 (2009/06/04) ===
262==== All Platforms ====
263  * Fix small bugs and memory leaks
264==== Web Client ====
265  * Fix 1.53 bug that broke adding torrents via the web client
266  * Torrents added by URL were always paused, regardless of preferences
267  * Comments and announce addresses were cut off in the inspector
268  * The "data remaining" field wasn't updated when the number reached 0
269  * Smaller design adjustments
270==== GTK+ ====
271  * Fix intltool build error
272  * Make it clearer that the status bar's ratio mode button is a button
273  * Torrent comment box did not scroll, so long comments were partially hidden
274
275=== Transmission 1.61 (2009/05/11) ===
276[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.61&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
277==== All Platforms ====
278  * Close potential CSRF security hole for Web Client users
279  * Fix locale error in the JSON parser
280==== Qt ====
281  * Various small bugfixes to the beta Qt client
282==== Web Client ====
283  * Fix 1.60 error when serving Web Client files on some embedded platforms
284  * Add response header to allow clients to cache static files
285==== Daemon ====
286  * transmission-remote was unable to select torrents by their SHA1 hash
287
288=== Transmission 1.53 (2009/05/11) ===
289==== All Platforms ====
290  * Close potential CSRF security hole for Web Client users
291  * Fix locale error in the JSON parser
292
293=== Transmission 1.60 (2009/05/04) ===
294[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.60&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
295==== All Platforms ====
296  * Seed ratio limiting
297  * Transfer prioritization
298  * Option to specify if transfers are included in the global bandwidth limits
299  * Random port, with optional randomization on startup
300  * Improvements to UPnP port forwarding
301  * Support for file preallocation on XFS filesystems
302==== Mac ====
303  * Requires Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard or newer
304  * Groups (moved to preferences) can be auto-assigned to transfers when adding based on multiple criteria
305  * Groups can have a default location when adding transfers
306  * The speed limit scheduler can now be applied to only specific days
307  * Bonjour support for the web interface
308  * File filter field in the inspector
309  * Option to include beta releases when auto-updating (using modified Sparkle 1.5)
310  * Portuguese localization
311==== Qt ====
312  * New beta Qt client!
313==== GTK+ ====
314  * Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or scheduled
315  * Properties dialog now lets you edit/view multiple torrents at once
316  * Allow sorting of the torrent list by size and by ETA
317  * Show the file icon in the list
318==== Daemon ====
319  * Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
320  * Many new features in the RPC/JSON interface
321  * Allow users to specify a specific address when listening for peers
322==== Web Client ====
323  * File selection and prioritization
324  * Add option to verify local data
325  * Fix "Remove Data" bug
326
327=== Transmission 1.52 (2009/04/12) ===
328[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.52&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
329==== Mac ====
330  * Improve interface responsiveness when downloading
331==== GTK+ and Daemon ====
332  * Always honor the XDG setting for the download directory
333==== GTK+ ====
334  * Fix formatting error when showing speeds measured in MB/s
335  * Fix bug that caused some scheduled speed limit time settings to be lost
336  * Use the new blocklist URL when updating the blocklist
337==== Web Client ====
338  * On the server, better filtering of bad URLs
339  * On the server, faster json serialization
340  * Fix minor web client 301 redirect error
341  * Better Internet Explorer support
342
343=== Transmission 1.51 (2009/02/26) ===
344[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.51&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
345==== All Platforms ====
346  * Fix configure script issues with non-gcc compilers and user-defined CFLAGS environment variables
347  * Decrease CPU usage in some situations
348  * Close a rare race condition on startup
349  * More efficient use of libcurl when curl 7.18.0 or newer is present
350==== GTK+ ====
351  * Play nicely with Ubuntu's new notification server
352  * Add Pause All and Resume All buttons
353==== Web Client ====
354  * Support for Internet Explorer
355  * Layout fixes when viewed on an iPhone/iPod touch
356
357=== Transmission 1.50 (2009/02/13) ===
358[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.50&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
359==== All Platforms ====
360  * IPv6 support for peers, and for trackers with explicit IPv6 addresses
361  * Improved connectivity for encrypted peers
362  * Fix 1.42 error that made tracker announces slower over time
363  * Fix a Mac-centric peer connection bug from 1.41
364  * Use less CPU cycles when managing very fast peers
365  * Better handling of non-UTF-8 torrent files
366  * When removing local data, only remove data from the torrent
367  * Close potential DoS vulnerability in 1.41
368  * Many other bugfixes
369==== GTK+ ====
370  * Various usability improvements
371  * Better Gnome HIG compliance in the statusbar, properties dialog, and more
372==== Daemon ====
373  * Lots of new options added to transmission-remote
374  * Fix 1.42 whitelist bug
375  * Make i18n support optional for cli and daemon clients
376==== CLI ====
377  * Support session.json settings, just as the Daemon and GTK+ clients do
378==== Web Client ====
379  * Torrents can now be added by URL
380  * Add the ability to "remove local data" from the web client
381
382=== Transmission 1.42 (2008/12/24) ===
383[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.42&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
384==== All Platforms ====
385  * Fix 1.41 lockup issue
386
387=== Transmission 1.41 (2008/12/23) ===
388[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.41&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
389==== All Platforms ====
390  * Better peer management in large swarms
391  * Support BitTorrent Enhancement Proposal (BEP) #21 "Extension for Partial Seeds"
392  * Partial support for BEP #6 "Fast Extension" (reject, have all/none)
393  * Honor the peer's BEP #10 reqq key, when available
394  * Fix 1.40 "Got HTTP Status Code: 0" error message
395  * Fix 1.40 "lazy bitfield" error
396  * Fix 1.40 "jumpy upload speed" bug
397  * Fix handshake peer_id error
398  * Corrrectly handle Windows-style newlines in Bluetack blocklists
399  * More accurate bandwidth measurement
400  * File selection & priority was reset when editing a torrent's tracker list
401  * Fix autoconf/automake build warnings
402==== GTK+ ====
403  * In the Details dialog's peer tabs, rows were sometimes duplicated
404  * Minor bugfixes, usability changes, and locale improvements
405  * Three new translations: Afrikaans, Asturian, Bosnian
406  * Sixteen updated translations
407==== Daemon ====
408  * Fix 1.40 bug in handling IP whitelist
409  * Minor bugfixes and output cleanup
410  * Windows portability
411==== CLI ====
412  * Fix minor free-memory-read bug
413
414=== Transmission 1.40 (2008/11/09) ===
415[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.40&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
416==== All Platforms ====
417  * Tracker communication uses fewer resources
418  * More accurate bandwidth limits
419  * Reduce disk fragmentation by preallocating files
420  * Stability, security, and performance improvements to the RPC/Web UI server
421  * Support compression when serving Web UI and RPC responses
422  * Simplify the RPC whitelist
423  * Fix bug that prevented handshakes with encrypted BitComet peers
424  * Fix 1.3x bug that could re-download some data unnecessarily
425  * Lazy bitfields
426==== Mac ====
427  * Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
428  * In the file inspector tab, show progress and size for folders
429  * Scrollbars correctly appear when the main window auto-resizes
430  * Sparkle updated to 1.5b6
431==== GTK+ ====
432  * Option to automatically update the blocklist weekly
433  * Added off-hour bandwidth scheduling
434  * Simplify file/priority selection in the details dialog
435  * Fix a couple of crashes
436  * 5 new translations: Australian, Basque, Kurdish, Kurdish (Sorani), Malay
437  * 43 updated translations
438==== Web Client ====
439  * The Web Client is now out of beta
440  * Minor display fixes
441  * On iPhone/iPod touch, launching from the home screen hides the address bar
442==== Daemon ====
443  * Added the ability to get detailed peer information on torrents
444  * Fix bug that didn't handle --config-dir and TRANSMISSION_HOME correctly
445  * Windows portability
446
447=== Transmission 1.34 (2008/09/16) ===
448[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.34&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
449==== All Platforms ====
450  * Don't reconnect too frequently to the same peer
451  * Webseed bugfix
452  * Fix bug that caused some transfers to not be scraped
453  * Fix BSD build issues
454  * Handle OpenTracker's `downloaded' key in announce responses
455==== Mac ====
456  * Fix memory leak when updating blocklist
457  * Connect to the web interface when the application's path contains a space
458==== GTK+ ====
459  * Minor display fixes
460  * 15 updated translations + 1 new language
461==== Daemon ====
462  * Minor display fixes
463==== Web Client ====
464  * Minor display fixes
465==== CLI ====:
466  * Fix crash when creating a torrent file
467
468=== Transmission 1.33 (2008/08/30) ===
469[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.33&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
470==== All Platforms ====
471  * Fix crash from malicious torrent files with a piece size of zero
472  * When creating new torrent files, change behavior that caused "Multi tracker torrents are not allowed" warning on one tracker
473  * Fix Unicode handling in the JSON parser/generator
474  * Fix memory error when reading KTorrent's PEX messages
475  * Fix small memory leaks
476==== Mac ====
477  * Rephrase "data not fully available" to "remaining time unknown"
478  * Fix bug where torrent file creation would fail because an extra blank tracker address was inserted
479==== Daemon ====
480  * Fix crash when adding nonexistent torrents via transmission-remote
481==== GTK+ ====
482  * Fix crash from malicious torrent files with large creator fields
483  * Fix error where some torrents opened via a web browser didn't appear
484
485=== Transmission 1.32 (2008/08/08) ===
486[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.32&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
487==== All Platforms ====
488  * Fix bug introduced in 1.30 that caused poor tracker communication
489  * Creating torrent files for files >= 2 GB will result in 2 MB pieces
490==== Mac ====
491  * Fix bug where the proxy type was changed from SOCKS5 to SOCKS4 on launch
492
493=== Transmission 1.31 (2008/08/06) ===
494[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.31&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
495==== All Platforms ====
496  * Fix a crash caused by certain torrent files
497
498=== Transmission 1.30 (2008/08/05) ===
499[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.30&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
500==== All Platforms ====
501  * The "Clutch" web interface is now bundled with Transmission (as a beta)
502  * Ability to add and remove tracker addresses
503  * Ability to create torrent files with multiple tracker addresses
504  * Added support for HTTP/FTP Seeding (GetRight style)
505  * Added proxy support for communicating with trackers
506  * Allow torrent creation with no tracker address (required by some trackers)
507  * New JSON-RPC protocol for clients to interact with the backend
508==== Daemon ====
509  * transmission-daemon and transmission-remote were rewritten from scratch
510  * remote and daemon now support per-file priority & download flag settings
511==== Mac ====
512  * Quick Look integration in the main window and inspector's file tab
513  * Transfers can be dragged to different groups
514  * Option to only show the add window when manually adding transfers
515  * Status strings are toggled from the action button (they are no longer clickable)
516  * Colors in pieces bar and pieces box more accurately reflect their corresponding values
517  * The port checker now uses our own portcheck.transmissionbt.com
518  * Turkish localization
519==== GTK+ ====
520  * Add options to inhibit hibernation and to toggle the tray icon
521  * Lots of small bug fixes and usability improvements
522  * Dozens of updated translations
523
524=== Transmission 1.22 (2008/06/13) ===
525[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.22&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
526==== All Platforms ====
527  * Fix two separate BitTorrent unchoke bugs that could affect performance
528  * Transmission now builds correctly on Sun Studio
529  * Minor man page fixes
530==== Mac ====
531  * Fix bug where "Program Started" in the Statistics window would sometimes display as 0
532==== GTK+ ====
533  * Fix crash when quitting while the stats window is still up
534  * Added Latvian, Malayalam, Serbian, and Telugu translations
535  * Updated Czech, Spanish, Romanian, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Italian,
536    Portuguese, Catalan, Danish, German, Swedish, Traditional Chinese,
537    Finnish, and Chinese (simplified) translations
538==== CLI ====:
539  * Fix scraping torrents with the -s command-line argument
540
541=== Transmission 1.21 (2008/05/21) ===
542[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.21&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
543==== All Platforms ====
544  * Fix rare crash-on-startup bug
545  * Handle corrupt announce URLs in torrent files more gracefully
546  * Fix minor memory leak when closing torrents
547==== Mac ====
548  * Fix visual glitch with the pieces bar
549  * Italian localization included
550==== GTK+ ====
551  * Updated Catalan, Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch,
552     Polish, Romanian, Thai, Turkish, and Traditional Chinese translations
553
554=== Transmission 1.20 (2008/05/09) ===
555[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.20&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
556==== All Platforms ====
557  * Support https tracker connections
558  * IP blocking using the Bluetack Level1 blocklist
559  * Better support of multitracker torrents
560  * Faster UPnP port mapping on startup
561  * Ability to reset global statistics
562  * Various bugfixes
563==== Mac ====
564  * Display of decimal numbers matches system international settings
565  * Updated Dock badge images
566==== GTK+ ====
567  * Inhibit hibernation when downloading
568  * Use XDG basedir spec for configuration files
569  * Various bug fixes and usability improvements
570  * Vastly improved translations thanks to the Ubuntu translation team
571
572=== Transmission 1.11 (2008/04/04) ===
573[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.11&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
574==== Mac ====
575  * Fix scrape address visual glitch with the tracker inspector tab
576  * Only make the progress status string clickable on multi-file torrents
577  * Traditional Chinese localization, updated Russian localization
578==== GTK+ ====
579  * Fix a couple of minor display issues
580
581=== Transmission 1.10 (2008/03/28) ===
582[http://trac.transmissionbt.com/query?milestone=1.10&group=component&groupdesc=1&order=severity All tickets closed by this release]
583==== All Platforms ====
584  * Stop torrents when downloading and the disk becomes full
585  * Removing a torrent also removes it from the cache
586  * Smaller memory footprint per-torrent and per-peer
587  * Various backend bugfixes & improvements
588==== Mac ====
589  * Window when adding torrents to select files and other settings
590  * Leopard: Collapsable group dividers
591  * Use the file icon as the per-torrent action button
592  * Tracker tab in the inspector
593  * Message log specifies the torrent/activity the message relates to
594  * Updated images in the inspector
595  * Optional display of remaining time while seeding in Minimal View
596  * Improved accuracy for displaying the remaining disk space warning
597==== GTK+ ====
598  * Window for selecting files & priorities when opening torrents
599  * Display a system tray popup when a torrent finishes downloading
600  * Watch folder for auto-adding torrents
601  * Improved preferences dialog and message log window
602  * Tracker tab in the Details window
603  * Dozens of usability, Gnome HIG, and i18n improvements
604  * Support KDE button ordering
605  * Option to delete a torrent and its downloaded files
606==== Daemon ====
607  * Ability to force a "Verify Local Data" for a torrent
608
609=== Transmission 1.06 (2008/02/26) ===
610==== All Platforms ====
611  * Improvements and bugfixes to "Verify Local Data"
612  * Use less CPU
613  * Fix support for multitracker torrents
614  * Updated UPnP code to miniupnpc-1.0
615  * Fix two shutdown memory errors
616==== GTK+ ====
617  * Fix small memory leak
618  * GUI error when verifying local data
619==== CLI ====:
620  * Torrent creation error on non-absolute pathnames
621
622=== Transmission 1.05 (2008/02/08) ===
623==== All Platforms ====
624  * Fix 1.04 crash when parsing bencoded data
625  * Packaging improvements
626==== Mac ====
627  * Fix bug remembering reordered groups
628==== GTK+ ====
629  * Fix glitch that occurred when specifying which files to download
630  * Fix "Sort by Progress"
631  * Various interface and HIG improvements
632  * Updated Swedish, Italian translations
633==== Daemon ====
634  * Fix "transmission-remote -x"
635  * Fix PEX enable/disable bug
636
637=== Transmission 1.04 (2008/01/31) ===
638==== All Platforms ====
639  * Fix (potential) remote crash bug with extension protocol
640  * Fix bug when verifying a torrent and pressing `pause'
641
642=== Transmission 1.03 (2008/01/29) ===
643==== All Platforms ====
644  * Fix bug setting maximum peer limits
645  * Fix overflow issue with very large torrents
646  * Fix LTEP handshake bug
647  * Fix handshake bug with mainline BitTorrent
648  * Fix bug when talking to lighttpd-based trackers
649==== GTK+ ====
650  * Various packaging, HiG, and interface improvements
651
652=== Transmission 1.02 (2008/01/22) ===
653==== All Platforms ====
654  * Fix 1.00 bug that choked some models of routers
655  * Fix 1.00 crash in peer handshake
656  * Fix 1.00 bug that sometimes froze the app for a long time
657  * Minor improvements to the command-line client
658==== GTK+ ====
659  * Fix crash when removing a torrent while its details window is open
660  * Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
661  * I18N fixes
662  * Updated Dutch translation
663  * Various other interface additions and improvements
664
665=== Transmission 1.01 (2008/01/11) ===
666==== All Platforms ====
667  * Fix 1.00 freezing issue
668  * Fix 1.00 assertion failure
669  * Improve initial connection speed
670  * Added connection throttle to avoid router overload
671  * Improve reconnection to peers with imperfect network connections
672  * Fix crashes on architectures that require strict alignment
673==== Mac ====
674  * Leopard: Double-click icon to reveal in Finder, progress string to toggle selected and total, and anywhere else to toggle the inspector
675  * Leopard: Better behavior with Time Machine
676  * Fix bugs with Clutch support
677==== GTK+ ====
678  * New Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations
679  * Fix 1.00 desktop internationalization error
680
681=== Transmission 1.00 (2008/01/04) ===
682==== All Platforms ====
683  * Port forwarding now performed by MiniUPnP and libnatpmp
684  * Ability to set global and per-torrent number of connections
685  * Option to prefer not using encryption
686  * Fix tracker connection error
687  * PEX is now configured globally
688  * Updated icon
689==== Mac ====
690  * Redesigned Leopard-like look
691  * Group labeling, filtering, and sorting
692  * Statistics window
693  * Pieces Bar (return of Advanced Bar)
694  * Display "not available" overlay on the regular bar
695  * Display remaining time for seeding transfers
696  * Sort by total activity
697  * Connectable from the Clutch web interface
698  * Leopard: Time Machine will ignore incomplete downloads
699  * Leopard: Fix bug where text fields would reject localized decimal values
700  * Leopard: Fix bug where bandwidth rates chosen from the action menu would not apply the first time
701==== GTK+ ====
702  * Redesigned main window interface
703  * Minimal Mode for showing more torrents in less desktop space
704  * Torrent filtering
705  * Port forwarding tester in Preferences
706  * Statistics window
707  * Sort by total activity, progress, state, and tracker
708  * Various other interface additions and improvements
709==== CLI ====:
710  * Restore `scrape' feature
711
712=== Transmission 0.96 (2007/12/10) ===
713==== All Platforms ====
714  * Fix 0.95 data corruption error
715  * Fix 0.95 bug that broke UPnP
716==== Mac ====
717  * Fix bug where dragging non-torrent files over the main window could result in excessive memory usage
718
719=== Transmission 0.95 (2007/12/04) ===
720==== All Platforms ====
721  * Fix router errors caused by sending too many tracker requests at once
722  * Fix bug that let speed-limited torrents upload too quickly
723  * Faster average upload speeds
724  * Faster connection to peers after starting a torrent
725  * Fix memory corruption error
726  * Disable SWIFT for ratio-based trackers
727==== Mac ====
728  * Leopard: Fix for NAT-PMP port mapping
729==== GTK+ ====
730  * Fix Nokia 770 crash
731
732=== Transmission 0.94 (2007/11/25) ===
733==== All Platforms ====
734  * Faster average download speeds
735  * Automatically ban peers that send us too many corrupt pieces
736  * Fix a crash that occurred if a peer sent us an incomplete message
737  * Fix portmapping crash
738  * Fix bug that left files open after their torrents were stopped
739  * Fix 0.93 file permissions bug
740  * Fix tracker redirect error
741  * Fix LTEP PEX bug
742
743=== Transmission 0.93 (2007/11/12) ===
744==== All Platforms ====
745  * Fix "router death" bug that impaired internet connectivity
746  * Fix bug that could cause good peer connections to be lost
747  * Tweak request queue code to improve download speeds
748  * Better handling of very large files on 32bit systems
749  * Consume less battery power on laptops
750  * Fix minor IPC parsing error
751
752=== Transmission 0.92 (2007/11/05) ===
753==== All Platforms ====
754  * Fix 0.90 data corruption bugs
755  * Fix 0.90 possible delay when quitting
756  * Fix 0.90 small memory leaks
757==== Mac ====
758  * Leopard: Fix bug with typing values in Inspector->Options
759  * Leopard: Fix bug with toggling Minimal View
760==== GTK+ ====
761  * Better support for large files on some Linux systems
762  * Fix localization error in torrent inspector's dates
763
764=== Transmission 0.91 (2007/10/28) ===
765==== All Platforms ====
766  * Fix 0.90 speed limits
767  * Fix 0.90 problems announcing to some trackers
768  * Fix 0.90 socket connection leak
769  * Fix 0.90 IPC crash
770  * Fix 0.90 cache bug that could cause "verify local files" to fail
771  * Fix 0.90 build errors on OpenBSD and on older C compilers
772==== Mac ====
773  * Fix a crash caused by custom sound files
774  * Add Dutch localization, re-add Russian localization, fix Korean localization
775==== GTK+ ====
776  * Fix 0.90 packaging errors
777  * Fix 0.90 crash-on-start with assertion failure: "destination != (void*)0"
778
779=== Transmission 0.90 (2007/10/23) ===
780==== All Platforms ====
781  * Encryption support, with option to ignore unencrypted peers
782  * Only report downloaded, verified good pieces in tracker `download' field
783  * Improved compliance with BitTorrent spec
784  * MSE Tracker Extension support
785  * Significant rewrite of the libtransmission back-end
786==== Mac ====
787  * Per-torrent action menu
788  * Redesigned inspector with additional statistics and ability to be resized vertically in Peers and Files tabs
789  * Redesigned message log
790  * Optimizations to decrease memory usage
791  * Sort and filter by tracker
792  * Icon enhanced to support size of 512 x 512
793  * Various smaller interface additions and improvements
794==== GTK+ ====
795  * Various interface improvements
796  * Better compliance with the Gnome interface guidelines
797
798=== Transmission 0.82 (2007/09/09) ===
799==== All Platforms ====
800  * Fixed bug that could limit transfer speeds
801  * Fixed bug that corrupted torrents > 4 GB
802  * Fixed bug that could allow bad peers to send too many pieces
803  * For peers supporting both Azureus' and LibTorrent's extensions, allow negotiation to decide which to use
804  *  Other minor fixes
805
806=== Transmission 0.81 (2007/08/22) ===
807==== All Platforms ====
808  * Fix 0.80 assertion crashes
809  * Fix a bug that miscounted how many peers Transmission wants connected
810  * Clarify misleading error messages
811  * Fix memory leaks
812==== Mac ====
813  * Multiple fixes to creating torrents and adding new torrents
814  * Updated Russian and Spanish translations
815==== GTK+ ====
816  * Updated Dutch, Portuguese, French, and Slovakian translations
817==== CLI ====
818  * Better support for cli-driven torrent creation
819  * Fix a bug that misparsed command-line arguments
820
821=== Transmission 0.80 (2007/08/07) ===
822==== All Platforms ====
823  * Ability to selectively download and prioritize files
824  * Torrent file creation
825  * Speed and CPU load improvements
826  * Fix to UPnP
827  * Rechecking torrents is now done one-at-a-time to avoid heavy disk load
828  * Better rechecking of torrents that have many files
829  * Many miscellaneous improvements and bugfixes
830  * Partial licensing change -- see the LICENSE file for details
831==== Mac ====
832  * Overlay when dragging torrent files, URLs, and data files onto window
833  * Ability to set an amount of time to consider a transfer stalled
834  * More progress bar colors
835  * Various smaller interface improvements
836  * Italian, Korean, and Russian translations
837==== GTK+ ====
838  * Added Torrent Inspector dialog
839  * Added Update Tracker button
840  * Various smaller interface improvements
841
842=== Transmission 0.72 (2007/04/30) ===
843  * Reset download/upload amounts when sending "started"
844  * Fix rare XML parsing bug
845
846=== Transmission 0.71 (2007/04/23) ===
847==== All Platforms ====
848  * Send port info when sending requests
849  * Calculate ratio differently when seeding without ever downloading
850  * Add additional error messages and debug info
851  * Improved UPnP support
852==== Mac ====
853  * Fix error when using default incomplete folder
854  * Disable the stop ratio once it is reached (while seeding)
855  * Small interface adjustments
856
857=== Transmission 0.70 (2007/04/18) ===
858==== All Platforms ====
859  * New icon
860  * Automatic port mapping (NAT-PMP and UPnP IGD)
861  * Peer exchange (PEX) compatible with Azureus and uTorrent
862  * Multitracker support
863  * Better handling of tracker announce interval
864  * Fixes bug where absurdly huge upload/download totals could be sent
865  * Automatic tracker scraping
866  * Cache connected peers
867  * Many miscellaneous bugfixes and small improvements
868==== Mac ====
869  * Requires 10.4 Tiger or newer
870  * Download and seeding queues that can be user-ordered
871  * Speed Limit: Second set of bandwidth limits that can be toggled or scheduled
872  * Individual torrent bandwidth limits
873  * Separate complete and incomplete download folders
874  * Filter and search bar
875  * Expanded Inspector with many additional views and stats
876  * Fragment status view in Inspector shows downloaded or availability
877  * Watch folder to auto add torrent files
878  * Auto resizing of the main window
879  * Minimal view to take up less space
880  * Seeding bar shows progress in finishing seeding
881  * Sounds when downloading and seeding complete
882  * Warnings for directory unavailable and not enough space
883  * Message log window
884  * New toolbar icons
885  * Built-in help files
886  * French, Spanish, German, and Greek translations
887==== GTK+ ====
888  * New Spanish, Polish, Russian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Swedish, and Finnish translations
889  * Message window
890  * Better window manager integration
891  * Add file view to properties dialog
892
893=== Transmission 0.6.1 (2006/06/25) ===
894==== Mac ====
895  * Fixes a bug in the updater that could cause repeated hits to the appcast
896==== GTK+ ====
897  * Fixes drag-and-drop
898  * Adds Italian and French translations
899
900=== Transmission 0.6 (2006/06/21) ===
901==== All Platforms ====
902  * Ability to limit download rate
903  * Automatic banning of peers who send bad data
904  * Can keep a copy of the torrent file so the original can be deleted
905  * Many bugfixes
906==== Mac ====
907  * Reworked interface
908  * Rate limits can be changed directly from the main window
909  * Ability to automatically stop seeding at a given ratio
910  * Allows sorting of the transfers list
911  * Extended Info Inspector
912  * Automatic updating with Sparkle
913==== GTK+ ====
914  * Add torrents via command line. If Transmission is already running, add them to running copy
915  * Improved long filename handling
916
917=== Transmission 0.5 (2006/02/11) ===
918==== All Platforms ====
919  * Only uses one port for all torrents
920  * Rewritten choking algorithm
921  * Remembers download and upload sizes from one launch to another
922==== Mac ====
923  * Dock badging
924  * Shows the file icon in the list
925  * Shows ratio once download is completed
926  * Automatic check for update
927  * Fixes a display bug on Intel Macs
928==== GTK+ ====
929  * New GTK+ interface
930==== BeOS ====
931  * New BeOS interface
932
933=== Transmission 0.4 (2005/11/18) ===
934==== All Platforms ====
935  * Uses less CPU downloading torrents with many pieces
936  * The UI could freeze when the hard drive was having a hard time - fixed
937  * Fixes for difficult trackers, which require a 'key' parameter or a User Agent field
938==== Mac ====
939  * Cleaner look, unified toolbar
940  * Added a document icon for torrent files
941  * Added a Pause/Resume button for each torrent, and a "Reveal in Finder" button
942  * Added a contextual menu
943  * Sometimes torrents kept "Stopping..." forever - fixed
944  * Several minor improvements or fixes: allows column reordering,
945    fixed resizing on Panther, remember the position of the window,
946    fixed display of Unicode filenames, added menubar items and
947    keyboard shortcuts, made the simple progress bar switch to green
948    when seeding
949
950=== Transmission 0.3 (2005/10/19) ===
951==== All Platforms ====
952  * Fixed "Sometimes sends incorrect messages and looses peers"
953  * Fixed "Crashes with many torrents or torrents with many files"
954  * Enhancements in the "End game" mode
955  * Is nicer to the trackers
956  * Asks for the rarest pieces first
957==== Mac ====
958  * Universal binary for PPC and x86
959  * Fixed "Progress increases every time I pause then resume"
960  * Fixed "Sometimes crashes at exit"
961  * Cleaner icon
962  * Show all sizes in human readable form
963  * Keep downloading in the background when the window is closed
964  * Miscellaneous bugfixes and internal enhancements
965
966=== Transmission 0.2 (2005/09/22) ===
967==== All Platforms ====
968  * Bugfixes
969==== Mac ====
970  * Users can now choose where the downloads are sent
971
972=== Transmission 0.1 (2005/09/15) ===
973  * First version
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