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Changes for v5.2.0.0 - v5.3.0.0

  • FEATURE: UI | Content selection dialog when more than one file can be played [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added a configurable 'share ratio progress' column to display times at which certain ratios were met [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added alert count to system tray tooltip and next download eta [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added column to sources view to show completed downloads reported by tracker, where available [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Where permitted you can now edit subscription URLS via right-click in sidebar [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Subscriptions can now be renamed in the sidebar [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Expansion state of torrents in Library views now remembered [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added per-file read/write rates to files view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added per-file ETA based on file write rate [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Support explicit external browsers (or plugin provided) for opening external links [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Permit search results and subscription views to be opened in an external browser [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added explicit proxy support for internal browser views [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Menu option to delete tracker sources directly from the view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Multi-select support in sources view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Manual tags can now be closed + opened in the sidebar [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Transparency can noe be applied to the transfer/mini bars [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added tag support to scannerss plugin [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added Tag support to rss feed scanner plugin [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added a downloading queue rules section to control 'rank downloads by speed' option [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added manual piece forcing and re-requesting [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | New option to remove 'skipped' partial files when removing download from library [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | DHT can now bootstrap via version server if needed [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added the ability to add new torrents in a paused state [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Column setup dialog initial sort order is alphabetic ascending [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update [Havokdan]
  • CHANGE: UI | Basque translation update [Azpidatziak]
  • CHANGE: UI | Korean translation update [Dong-yoon Han]
  • CHANGE: UI | Improved system tray tooltip rendering time and added option to menu to enable [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Manual Tag menus are now subdivided when there's a lot of tags [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Defer updates to sub-tabs when not visible [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Don't permit torrent transfer if DHT peer source disabled [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Always merge trackers explicitly listed in a magnet URI into the resulting torrent [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | IPv6 is no longer automatically enabled for Beta/CVS users [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Revert 'best guess' download save location logic to default to off when explicit save dir set [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Tag initial-save-location now applied when starting a torrent added in stopped state [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Tolerate failures to decode search results [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | An aggregated scrape value is now used to drive seeding rules [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Prevent potential GUI hang when constructing swarm view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix layout issue for total stats view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Reduce selected content thrashing when multiple selection operated on [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix double listener addition in piece info view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | I2P plugin updated to work with latest I2P releases [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Fix XML-over-HTTP plugin when using Java 7 [amc]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | MLab plugin now uses JSON based server selection [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Fixed azcron to accept up/download speed limits > 100K/sec [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Fixed Twitter plugin [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed up test for writability to folders on Windows when ascertaining validity of default save locations [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Prevent subscription lookups from blocking DHT threads [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed parsing of RSS feeds containing bad DTD refs [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed synchronization in pairing state update [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Prevented top-level directories from prematurely being created for add-stopped torrents [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Thread safety improvements for config access [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Prevent open-torrent-options dialog from using low-noise downloads as guessing guidance [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | ensure that bind-fails are treated as permanent errors if force-set (fixes unwanted non-VPN connections during VPN connection failure) [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed 100% cpu caused by corrupted hashset [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Added asyncronization to selector creation to work around some AV products blocking Vuze during startup [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix tracker announcer issue when editting tracker URLs [Parg]



Changes for v5.1.0.0 - v5.2.0.0

  • # FEATURE:
  • * UI | Added menu option to notification area to dismiss all notifications
  • * UI | Added download name to sidebar tooltip as may be truncated in sidebar view
  • * UI | Added some image types to the 'quick view' feature
  • * UI | Manual update option for DHT tracker
  • * UI | Added current IP to transfer stats view
  • * UI | Support the assignment of colours to manual tags
  • * UI | Menu option to select folder contents in open torrent options dialog
  • * UI | Added Option to use a single open torrent options dialog for multiple torrents
  • * UI | Torrent options dialog now supports file priorities
  • * UI | Automatic setting of decreasing file priorities within a torrent (based on selection order)
  • * UI | Added session up/down stats to library views
  • * UI | Option to edit trackers when adding a download
  • * UI | Added 'open torrent' option to tray icon
  • * UI | Option to add peer(s) from peers view
  • * UI | Multi-select files in the open torrent options dialog and move them to a folder in one operation
  • * Core | Support Per-download and per-file alerts
  • * Core | Some interesting config parameters (port numbers for example) are now exported into a readable file in the config dir
  • * Core | Auto-tagging based on torrent tracker hosts
  • * Core | Support tags on devices
  • * Core | Support never-transcode as option for device auto-transcoding
  • * Core | Added an 'Untagged' tag to represent downloads with no manual tag assigned
  • * Core | Added script actions as options for downloading/seeding complete events
  • * Core | Added ability to set a download's tags in the open torrent options dialog
  • * Core | Option to set a tag's initial save location
  • * Core | Per-tag target share ratio
  • # CHANGE:
  • * UI | XML torrent import function was lost in the Vuze UI at some point - brought it back
  • * UI | Added download size to archived download display in console UI
  • * UI | Support maximising of torrent options window
  • * UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update
  • * UI | Basque translation update
  • * UI | Spanish translation update
  • * UI | Brought back the select all/mark/unmark buttons to open torrent options dialog
  • * UI | Brought back ability to set top level folder name for multi-file torrents
  • * UI | Non-simple torrents with a singel file were displaying inconsistently
  • * UI | Handle double-click actions in files view correctly
  • * UI | Sidebar download details order no maintained over restart
  • * UI | Scale minibar fixed widget widths to accommodate font changes
  • * Plug | Report removed downloads for a while in xmwebui in case there are multiple active clients
  • * Plug | Ignore any socks proxy when using loopback connection to analyse content
  • * Core | Disabled metadata exchange for private torrents
  • * Core | Improved performance of JSON encoding
  • * Core | Prefer UTF-8 over system encoding for torrents if it seems to be as good
  • * Core | Support more date formats when parsing search results
  • # BUGFIX:
  • * UI | Persist column add/remove via header menu
  • * UI | Table structure change was losing a tag listener and subsequently failing to update correctly
  • * UI | Multiple concurrent torrent additions causing duplicate dialogs
  • * UI | Unloading a plugin was causing a second plugins images to be disposed
  • * UI | Search bar was truncating long URIs
  • * Plug | Magnet plugin wasn't handling URIs with 'xt' sections properly
  • * Core | Removed blocking call to get public IP address from initialization path
  • * Core | Downloads were being auto-stored in the wrong location
  • * Core | Respect 'do not activate UI' on download addition again
  • * Core | Fixed end-game-mode looping bug
  • * Core | Lots of minor fixes detected by Coverity static code analysis tool
  • * Core | Improved performance of timer event handling
  • * Core | Fixed 'upload only' message support
  • * Core | Prevent a hanging UPnP device from blocking caller
  • * Core | Handle separators other than '-' when parsing port ranges
  • * Core | Remove unnecessary retry on downloads that will most likely fail identically
  • * Core | Alert audio files weren't playing when contained in folders with certain characters in name
  • * Core | Improved robustness of magnet URI handling



Changes for v5.1.0.1 Beta 13 (update) - v5.1.0.1 Beta 14 (update)

  • New features:
  • Maxthon supports muti-threaded downloading
  • Tab animation effect
  • Optimization:
  • Enhanced video popup feature in retro mode
  • Optimized Magic Fill drop-down menu display efficiency
  • Fixes:
  • [Main Frame]
  • Dialog box of deleting plugin did not disappear
  • In some cases, Maxthon Muti Search display improperly .
  • In some cases, it is invalid to click on the search Suggestions
  • Interface display issue in XP operating system
  • Sidebar panel display improperly in some cases
  • Cloud push did not work properly for background tab when right mouse click on it.
  • Taskbar video popup icons in retro mode differ from ultra mode.
  • In some cases, dialog box got blocked
  • Sometimes, Quick App can not be pined to Task bar
  • When clearing tabs in last session page, locked tabs got deleted.
  • Address bar blinks caused by mouse focus issue
  • The Resource Sniffer Dialog box display improperly
  • The drop-down list in download Task dialog box display problem
  • [Webkit Core]
  • Problem occurs after drag and drop some Magnet URLs
  • Search, matching case in the pages did not take effect immediately
  • Popup filtering error in some webpages
  • The notebook can not synchronize data i some cases
  • The alert popup window position is wrong in some pages
  • Super drag and drop can not be used in some websites
  • [IE Core]
  • Fixed the bug that there are lots of video popup button in some case
  • [Extension Platform]
  • Window type extensions may cause reloading the page



Changes for v5.0.0.0 - v5.1.0.0

  • FEATURE: UI | New 'open-torrent' dialog design [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | OSX: Detect and reset torretnt file/url associations [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added option to show/hide the icon in the Rank column [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added plugin lifecycle operations to console UI [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added some pairing commands to the console UI [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'Tags Overview' view [TuxPaper/Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Option to toggle the 'new' download state for multiple selection [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Per-file availability column added [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Option to alter the top-level spacer rows in sidebar to allow compressed view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added a peak up/down column and some smoothed stats (up/down/eta) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | You can now rename any of the columns in table views to suit your needs [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'Tags' column to Library views [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Library and Files view header now shows selected done/total file sizes when multi-selected [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added config option to show the Options View as a sidebar entry rather than a separate window [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'reset transfer stats' option to the torrent options/info view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'hide all' option to auto-tags [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added Console view to Library sub-tabs (requires logging to be enabled) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added discoveries tab to Library views for specific download/size lookup [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | No-proxy option for RSS Feed Scanner [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | No-proxy option for Satus Mailer [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added support for user-provided flags to location provider [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added simple IPv6 connectivity test [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support renaming of device content correctly [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added a 'mark' feature to overall stats so you can count from a point in time as opposed to install date [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Speed limit handler now supports profile specific network limits [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Per-tag minimum share ration option [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added option to move files (rather than copy+delete) on Windows when source+target same file system [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added roll-up ability for the 'Discovery' sidebar entry [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Sidebar pop-up menu now shown in a tree/submenu layout [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Removed unreliable/unsupported ping/tracert network tests [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Classic UI tab order memory added [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Moved search results and swarm discoveries to top of 'Discovery' entry [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Auto-hide devices that haven't been seen in a (configurable) time and alert when this happens [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update [Havokdan]
  • CHANGE: UI | Basque translation update [Azpidatziak]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Added serbian and montenegro flags to location provider [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Improved performance of some averaging classes [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Major rework to file linking support [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed the min/max button shown for tab view [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed some toolbar selection issues [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix last view not opening [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Bring back sidebar popup menu [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Better MDI entry/data source handling over restarts [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Hack for SWT icon transparency issue on Win 8 [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | DNS config section wiki link was broken [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | 'new' indicator wasn't being cleared for 'launch' actions [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed weird sort bug caused by sort occurring on hidden column [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed deadlock with authentication dialog [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed cell-specific cursor changes not working correctly [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Newly added subscriptions were not showing correctly [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed sort order bug with file view index column [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Get the Twitter plugin working again [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Occasional stack-overflow in Transcoder plugin fix [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Few bugfixes for Java 1.7 detection of comparator contract violation [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix initialisation deadlock [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Increase maximum message size limit due to enormous bit fields [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Prevent scheduler from incorrectly resuming manually paused downloads [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Got thread-dumping diagnostic logic working again [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Work around for some plugin lock files preventing auto-backup from working [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Update IPFilter modification time so that it correctly is applied to existing peer connections when modified [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed IPFilter bug that was causing it not to work correctly when the DHT plugin was disabled [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed speed limit handler day-selection bug [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed incomplete-file-suffix logic not being applied to plugin added downloads [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Allow renaming of files in torrents that resolve to an identical file system name when transformed to object FS naming standards [Parg]



Changes for v4.9.0.0 - v5.0.0.0

  • FEATURE: Blog | See http://devblog.vuze.com/tagged/5000 for beta version blog posts
  • FEATURE: UI | Buttons on toolbar now only shows on views that need the buttons [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Support dragging files out of Files View as a File object, allowing dragging to Explorer, Editor, Player, etc [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Program icon in file rows of Library view [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'pause' as right-click menu option in Library [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added option to add-torrent dialog to perform a swarm file-size lookup for alternative torrents [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'DHT Graph' view to the statistics tab that shows the main DHT operation state [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'Tag Activity' view to the statistics tab that shows achieved up/down rates for selected tags [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added peer flag and country code as default columns in library view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Swarm view now shows peer's flags and has tooltip for more information; double clicking on a peer takes you to the peer in the peer's view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added torrent detail tab views to bottom of library views to give quick access to the download stats [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Made the Library view tabs closable [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added a new 'Speed' tab to Library tab view and torrent details view showing a particular download's activity [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added auto-tags for download state (queued, active, complete etc) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added manual tags to allow manual tagging of downloads [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'ip set' tags to show peers belonging to ip sets (or country code sets) and optionally apply rate limits [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Flash the 'downloading' sidebar entry when a new download is added [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Table header info in Files views now shows number selected when > 1 [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added menu link to get from entries in all-peers view to the relevant download [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'remaining' count to aggregated torrents view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added option to Media Server plugin to ignore explicit bind-ips [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added 'prevent computer sleep' option the the Embedded Media Player plugin [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Introduced the 'location provider' plugin to make location information (peer CC, flag) available to the Vuze core [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added public tags to Swarm Discoveries information [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | uTP outbound connections now supported [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | uTP supported on Linux [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | JSON encoding support for .vuze files [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added a new .vuze file component type to encapsulate download addition [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Introduced Tags as an (eventual) replacement for categories [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added a --restart command to allow scripted restart of Vuze [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Speed Limit Handler now supports the inclusion of country codes into 'ip set' definitions [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Fixed up IPv6 version server and DHT bootstrap somewhat [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support IP bind for HTTPS URLs [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added option to retain 'force' status of a download when transitioning from downloading to seeding [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Improvements to plugin interface to support embedding Vuze [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Better magnet URL parsing when entering web page URL [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Torrent icon is now shown by default in name column [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Blue now is "incomplete" and green is "complete" for progress bar column, play button, download/upload arrow [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Default columns in "Simple View" have changed [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added a up/down arrow to the "#"/"Order" column [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Progress column no longer shows speed and ETA by default (configurable) -- speed and ETA have been added as separate columns [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Start, Stop, Play/Stream, and View Mode buttons on toolbar updated [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Sidebar now has a "Content Discovery" section. Related views have been moved there (Vuze HD Network, Games, Search Results, Swarm Discoveries, Subscriptions) [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Renamed "Files" section to "My Torrents" and moved the section to the top [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added the rating column by default to some library views [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Tidied up some aspects of the rating plugin interface [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Reset table config when the 'reset config' button selected in Options->Mode [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Increase maximum manual piece size in torrent creation wizard [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Improved the 'no updates available' text for beta users [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Romainian language update [Laurentiu]
  • CHANGE: UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update [Havokdan]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Vuze Web Remote: Support most of Transmission's remote API [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Remember side-bar close state for Swarm Discoveries and Embedded Media Player [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Remember Swarm Discoveries selection when switching away from the view and back [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Support faster refresh interval for the auto-torrent importer; ensure import run on startup [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Decrease memory used with queued UDP packets by trimming to MTU [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Decrease buffer copy operations for UDP operations (DHT and uTP) [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added 'sleep' parameter to powrprof call when putting computer to sleep [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Improve performance for async-dispatcher operations [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Don't waste CPU creating anti-spoof ids for distant DHT nodes [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Cache torrent file count to reduce torrent file loading on startup [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Webseed downloader instantiation delayed until required [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Pick up value for download link if nothing else available in RSS feed subscriptions [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Library in "Simple View" mode is now tall enough to display two lines of text [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Sample column on Column Setup Window is no longer partially hidden by scrollbar [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixerd filter box flickering when mousing over [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed resource leak in table views, in particular the 'all peers' view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | 'Play now' was not working properly with files using the 'incomplete suffix' feature [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed classic view options panel not auto-reopening on start [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | External seed peers weren't showing outgoing request details [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Files using the 'incomplete suffix' feature were not having this removed correctly if manually relocated [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Built-in tracker wasn't obeying the 'ignore key check' option [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Ensure UDP selector is deactivated when idle [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Auto-resume of auto-paused downloads on stop option was broken [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Stop completely failing SSL certificates containing ECC named curves that we don't know about [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Work around the occasional presence of alternative crypto providers that clash with the default [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Reworked the registration/lookup mechanism for the rating plugin to improve scalability [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Resource downloader wasn't ending the 'no proxy' block correctly [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Torrent paused state was not being cleared properly when the torrent was manually started [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed high CPU usage bug in magnet-uri handler when bind failed [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed deleted tracker URLs reappearing due to DNS TXT handling and main announce URL being same as deleted one in tracker group [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed UI deadlock in table sort code [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed some performance issues caused by per-download listeners being added to various config variables [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Introduced a linked-list backed 'copy on write' implementation to fix some performance issues [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Prevent metadata downloads from triggering 'on download complete' actions [Parg]



Changes for v4.8.1.3 Beta 18 (update) - v4.9.0.0

  • FEATURE: Blog | See http://devblog.vuze.com/tagged/4900 for beta version blog posts
  • FEATURE: Core | 'move do not download files to a subfolder' is back but defaults to 'disabled' [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support compact I2P announce responses [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Speed Limit handler now supports pausing and resuming, total transfer limits and ip-sets [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added option to disable availability-based webseed activation to support faster startup [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added 'boss key' plugin for Windows users [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Swarm Discoveries now support 'tracker sources' [Parg&TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added UPnP media-server browser and playback (and add-to-device) under Devices Playback (deselect 'simple view' to access) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Console UI now supports 'show t' option for dead torrents [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'number of queued downloads' to library view header [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added keyboard shortcut for 'pause-for-time' menu option [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added option to show Vuze interface in all uppercase for those users that seem to be unable to turn capslock off on the forums [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | When adding a torrent with the same hash as an existing download you are now prompted to merge in any additional trackers [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | For non-OSX users the current transfer rates can now be displayed in the window title [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Reset the 'maybe VPN' settings when bind IPs modified [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Vuze clients are now displayed as 'Vuze' in the peers view instead of 'Azureus' [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | The 'move dnd files to subfolder' now only applies to new downloads [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Support multiple routers to UPnP devices and try alternatives when one fails [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Disabled the per-ASN DHT announces as no evidence it is of significant benefit [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Plugin installer now defaults to per-user installs [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Speed test is now not automatically run on first install but linked from FTUX [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Search results details pages now open in exernal browser [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update [Havokdan]
  • CHANGE: UI | Basque translation update [Azpidatziak]
  • CHANGE: UI | Spanish translation update [Valtiel]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed rare sort-contract-violation error under Java 7 during piece picking [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Keep definitions of old network interfaces so correct classification can still be applied after an interface is lost [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Disable DND TXT handling when using SOCKS proxy [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Turn off auto-speed when applying the result of a speedtest otherwise it overwrites it [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix update operations failing on OSX with Java 7 [Tuxpaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed display of disabled peer sources in sources view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed 'escape' key not closing donation dialog [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Declining a 'Close Vuze?' prompt left window in invalid state [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Recalculate hot spots in sidebar when scrolled [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | 'Full copy last seen' column was broken [Parg]



Changes for v4.8.0.0 - v4.8.1.2

  • BUGFIX: Core | Removed the 'move do not download files to a subfolder' feature as it is misbehaving - see the 4813 beta series if you want to help test this [Parg]



Changes for v4.6.0.0 - v4.6.0.2

  • FEATURE: Core | Relocate MOOV atoms to front of mp4 files for streaming [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Allow specification of IP address restriction for device content availability [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Grab entities from RSS feed if present [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Rate limit download speeds when play-now active to avoid disk contention [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Add 'Play Now' column for streaming [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added visual indication to first level menu for auto-device xcode selection [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Support drag-n-drop onto classic share view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix rare case where torrent at top of queue doesn't start & one later in the queue continues to download [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix case where certain non-ASCII chars were causing metasearch config bloat [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix incorrect handling of reload of upnpav plugin resulting in xcodes disappearing until restart [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Restore AV 'scanning' spinner icon [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix missing columns in "New" view [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix drag indicator when prioritizing torrents in Library [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix case where certain non-ASCII categories were causing azureus.config to bloat [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix cases where Web Search wasn't opening results in external browser [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix incorrect toolbar selection when in files view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix incorrect handing of devices set to 'never transcode' [Parg]



Changes for v4.5.0.4 - v4.5.1.0

  • New Features:
  • Core | Monitor available JVM memory and warn user if it is running out and auto increase (Windows only)
  • UI | Support opening .vuze files from URLs
  • UI | Allow setting of JVM direct memory max from UI (Windows only)
  • UI | Added 'protocol' column to peers view
  • UI | Expanded state of Sidebar entries are now remembered
  • UI | (Windows) Added Closeable Games sidebar entry
  • Changes:
  • Core | Changed the trigger for upload rate bias when unlimited upload and inactive downloads
  • Core | Permit export of all search templates
  • Core | Reduce debug messages for connection-refused type tracker errors
  • Core | Reduce version-check timeouts to prevent version server errors from adversely affecting Vuze
  • Core | Be more tolerant of large PEX messages as clients are sending valid exchanges that exceeded our old limits
  • Core | Improve detection of devices
  • Core | Report better error messages for failed plugin installs
  • Core | Add alert details to alert log
  • Core | Log plugin load-at-start state to diagnostics
  • UI | Better handling in in-client browser for search engines and (blocking) pop-ups
  • UI | Device status column now reports when a file is being copied to the device
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Fixes to superseeding mode
  • Core | Fixed up disabling of UDP tracker protocol and added option to control UDP probing
  • Core | Fixed bug involving switching search template from manual to auto mode
  • Core | Immediately drop incoming connections for stopped downloads (they used to persist and timeout later)
  • Core | Fixed bug whereby add-for-seeding torrents with reorder-piece file mode and move-to dirs resulted in download being marked as incomplete
  • Core | OSX - handle UTF-8 BOM in plist
  • UI | Sort column editor available table correctly
  • UI | Fix case where sidebar doesn't display properly at startup
  • UI | Changing name of Device should now be remembered
  • | Fix various Null Pointer Exceptions



Changes for v4.5.0.2 - v4.5.0.4

  • FEATURE: Core | Allow multiple primordial UDP handlers [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Ability to auto-send crash logs [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Members of the Beta Program now get a Sidebar entry which will one day have useful beta information [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Improved languages change detection so more of the text now shows in the new language (unfortunately not all) [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | (Windows) Bigger click area around the "X" in the Library's filter box [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | (Windows) Triple click in search box now selects all the text [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Replaced "Remove And.." menu tree from Library's content menu with "Remove..." entry that gives you the same options. Two related configs are in Options->Files->"File Deletion" [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | (Windows) Fix drive detection/removal when multiple drives get added/removed at once [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | (Windows) Fix drive with letters D: H: L: P: T: X: not being detected when plugged in while Vuze was running [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed some hard drives incorrectly being added as a Device and shown in the sidebar [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | (OSX) Add additional (new?) crash log directory to crash log generator (debug.zip) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | (OSX) Fixed two cases where main window would not show after clicking the dock icon [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Don't open files with write-access unless required [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Ensure new profiles are picked up when xcode plugin reloads [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Correctly sequence plugin events to ensure that listeners see the correct plugin state [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Delete .vuze files when subscriptions are removed [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | (*nix) Fix table cells not getting click events (affected triggering the "New" column's state) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix case where scrolling right in a table view (Library) didn't draw the newly visible columns [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed some cases where column re-ordering was not being remembered [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix Help->Check for Updates not notifying user there were no new updates found [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed visual problems with Tracker Status column when "Don't Scrape Stopped" is enabled [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed Queue and Stop not working on Torrent menu and right click of Sidebar's download's details item [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | (OSX) Fixed bug where a false double click was registered when Vuze did not have the focus and you single clicked on a row in the Library [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed subscription name and count on Sidebar not redrawing when either changes [TuxPaper]



Changes for v4.5.0.0 - v4.5.0.2

  • CHANGE: Core | Prevent device manager initialisation in classic UI [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Setting files to 'delete' state corrupting internal view of a torrent's files [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Added reworked progress column to library view by default in place of completion date to allow file manipulation from that view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Consistently show the file-expand twisty [Parg]



Changes for v4.4.0.4 - v4.4.0.6

  • New Features:
  • None.
  • Changes:
  • Core | Improved logging
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Search edge case



Changes for v4.4.0.2 - v4.4.0.4

  • New Features:
  • None.
  • Changes:
  • None.
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Fix PEX bug
  • Core | Fix "Error Running Veto Check" error
  • Core | (*nix) Fix client not launching after launched once
  • UI | Fix late-loading sidebar entries not auto-opening



Changes for v4.4.0.1 Beta 16 (update) - v4.4.0.2

  • Changes:
  • UI | (OSX) Prep client for SWT 3.6 (M7 and later)
  • UI | (OSX) Use Java calls for moveToTrash and showInFinder
  • UI | Double click in library view on incomplete downloads no longer invokes the launch manager for permission
  • Core | Added some new message types to help diagnose connection speed issues
  • Core | Removal of various useless debug generation
  • Core | Use UTF-8 for debug files
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Plug | If EMP is disabled fall back to default player
  • Core | Fix deadlock condition in devices view
  • Core | Prevent single key failure from exiting select result processing
  • Core | Fix deadlock when download stopped while move-on-complete in progress
  • Core | Various fixes to handle restarts with non-ascii user directory name
  • Core | Ensure plugin verification works with internationalised plugin dir name
  • UIvz | Fix bug where toolbar was hidden with no way of showing it
  • UIvz | Fix bug where DVD Burn sidebar entry would reappear after removing it and restarting
  • UIvz | When doubleclick in Library is set to show details, don't show AntiVirus warning
  • UIvz | Fix OSX case where client could not be started due to old SWT version
  • UIvz | Fix case where there was nothing downloading, but the download spinner in the sidebar was still present



Changes for v4.3.1.5 Beta 48 (update) - v4.4.0.0

  • New Features:
  • Core | Feature manager
  • Core | Added mechanism to add virtual devices
  • Core | On-demand media analysis
  • Core | Added a few hooks to ease third party use of code
  • Core | Added means to hook into content launch operations
  • Core | Allow devices to be specified as 'no xcode required'
  • Core | Added option to prevent IP filters being cleared on reload
  • Core | Re-attempt torrent download via magnet if possible
  • Plug | Added mechanism for a cache-plugin to reserve pieces for their cache-peer
  • Plug | Added mechanism for plugins to specify executable properties of installed files
  • Plug | Added method for testing if move-on-complete actions are active
  • UI | Toolbar support for selecting files in file-view
  • UI | Feature Manager UI
  • UI | Better Drag&Drop indication on sidebar
  • UI | Better pop-out/pop-up supression from Search Results pages
  • Changes:
  • Core | Added ability to add xcodes in stopped state
  • Core | When there's only one transcode profile available, don't allow user to make a (non-existant) choice
  • Core | Added country-code to version server response
  • Core | Don't push direct file reads through the file cache
  • Plug | Allow plugins to force their columns to be visible
  • Core | Allow the removal of transcode jobs to be vetoed
  • Core | Take USB detection off init thread in case it hangs
  • Core | Added download property to allow force and direct deletion to be specified
  • Core | Enforce update action ordering
  • Plug | Added swt info to update check to allow different plugin versions for different swt
  • UI | Limit max torrent file size to prevent bad behaviour when large files dropped onto UI
  • UI | Truncation percentages shown for xcode to avoid useless ".0"
  • UI | Restructure Sidebar/Tab system into a common MDI structure
  • UI | Some dialogs now switch Ok/Cancel to Cancel/Ok on OSX
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Fix 'no space' display for offline downloaders
  • Core | Fixed opening torrent from Finder bug under OSX 10.4
  • Core | Magnet download of large torrent files speed up
  • Core | Resource downloader was firing complete events twice sometimes
  • Core | File channel support for 2GB+ files
  • Core | Update pending files in xcode view when files deletes
  • Core | Fix relayout bug in status bar
  • Core | Fix various places where linked files were being ignored
  • Core | Fix rare case where Donation window was popping up too often
  • Plug | Ensure that reloaded plugin's message resources are loaded
  • Plug | Ensure installation failures are reported
  • UI | Extend cell refresh logic to include those with refresh listeners
  • UI | Fix rare case where table sort order is incorrect after raid data updates
  • UI | Patch case where Vuze prevents Windows 7 from shutting down
  • UI | Fix buttons having ugly BG on Win7
  • UI | Fix some columns not showing up in "All Torrents" views
  • UI | Fix clipboard menu not working for some columns (Torrent Name Column)



Changes for v4.3.0.0 - v4.3.0.4

  • New Features:
  • None.
  • Changes:
  • None.
  • Corrected bugs:
  • UI | Prevent main window from popping up when adding a torrent and "Add Torrent Silently" set
  • UI | Ensure that the correct progress reports are passed to listeners
  • UI | Fixed bug whereby the destruction of the torrent-open window was cancelling torrent download dialogs
  • UI | (OSX) Fixed bug where scrollers on some mice would cause table to blank
  • UIvz | Handle magnet links within internal browser
  • Plug | Improved the fallback lookup service by passing the all params
  • Plug | Verify that downloaded torrents are valid before passing to caller



Changes for v4.2.0.8 - v4.3.0.0

  • New Features:
  • Core | Added support for UPnP based offline-downloader services
  • Core | Obfuscated lookups for the DHT to prevent leakage of key values during lookup stage
  • Core | Support copying of .mp3 and .wma files to PSP
  • Core | Implementation of a piece-reordering file manager
  • Core | DHT replication controls
  • Core | Initial pairing support
  • Core | Parse seed/leecher values from subscription text if found
  • Core | Added bloom-filter persistence
  • Core | Support ".utf-8" suffix for keys in .torrent files
  • Plug | Added download-flags to Download object
  • Plug | Plugin access to subscriptions
  • Plug | Added verified plugins
  • UIvz | Added "Reset Columns" ability to some views (in Column Setup)
  • UIvz | Client now opens to last used static view, or Library by default
  • UI | Support for switching between carbon and cocoa on OSX
  • UI | Generic filter support for our tables
  • UI | Support for showing real SI values rather than just changing units displayed
  • UI | Advanced menu option for editing http seeds
  • Changes:
  • Core | Remove replicate-on-join from DHT as causing excessive key storage
  • Core | Roll up subscription warnings when not expanded
  • Core | Improved IPv6-handshaking and reconnects with other clients (see http://www.azureuswiki.com/index.php/IPv6_compatibility for supported systems)
  • Core | Switch back to k-select on OSX
  • Core | Reduce CPU used for node-id calculation via MRU cache
  • Core | Remove LAN transfer totals from data reported to tracker
  • Core | Implemented port restriction for DHT node id generation
  • Core | Reduce memory/CPU by disabling the largely unused Vivaldi V2 impl
  • Core | Reduce DHT load by removing network-position derived tracking targets
  • Core | Back off the initial DHT seeding
  • Core | Use async keep-alive test to reduce thread creation on magnet download
  • Core | Change defaults for I2P and Tor networks to fase
  • Core | Support http seeds that don't support partial content
  • Core | Added option to disable TiVo support completely
  • Core | Support RSS feeds with incorrect 'summary' instead of 'description' entries
  • Core | Support trackers that returned gzipped torrents even when not asked to
  • Core | Migrate away from system-managed private keys
  • Core | Support meta-search incremental result injection
  • Core | Use cached scrape values on startup for DHT torrents to reduce thrashing
  • Core | Switch version check to use HTTP by default
  • Core | Resource resources by grabbing piecemap once during piece pick operation
  • Core | Reduce cost of handling DHT store operations
  • Core | Remove 'force write' option from random access file access
  • Core | Move a few things to use the less costly stepped-monotime method
  • Core | Re-use http connections when messaging the platform
  • Core | Don't write diagnostic files to disk by default
  • Core | Reduce small scratch file creation on startup
  • Core | Don't write tables.config every start
  • Core | If we don't have hosted content, don't write the config file
  • Core | Potentially less Tracker Announces for those trackers not supplying "min interval"
  • Plug | Reduce frequency of UPnP device specification download attempts
  • UIvz | Removed Login and Friends, Content Networks menu
  • UI | Order files in file view by torrent index if piece numbers same
  • UI | Pulled out the RSS feed generation for devices and put into common location
  • UI | Allows addition of http seeds to decentralised torrents
  • UI | Make regex matching mode more obvious
  • UI | Better "Associated Application" icon logic
  • UI | (OSX) Switch to SWT for Cocoa Framework
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Don't reset manually selected Vuze meta search templates on load
  • Core | Removed 'watched' tag from torrents on import
  • Core | index-out-of-bounds fix when global peer limit reached
  • Core | Fix incorrect sync of scrape hashes
  • Core | Prevent unwanted selection of in-error subscriptions
  • Plug | Force UPnP operations not to use socks/http proxy when defined
  • UI | Fixed case where Open Torrents Window might erase existing files
  • UI | Fixed context menus sometimes hanging client on Windows 7
  • UI | Fix missing icons for pause/resume in all-transfers bar
  • UI | Fix invalid thread access in parameter change logic
  • UI | Fix progress-dialog feedback for magnet downloads
  • UI | Fix cases on OSX where a modal dialog box ended up under main window



Changes for v4.2.0.6 - v4.2.0.8

  • New Features:
  • Core | Drive Detection for Devices for OSX (for PSP devices)
  • Core | Factory option to allow switchable unchoke algorithms
  • Changes:
  • UI | Less CPU usage for Seeding Rules
  • Core | Only create the transcode directories when required
  • Core | Allow OSX platform component to be updated properly
  • Corrected bugs:
  • UI | Fixed Speedtest not working
  • UI | OSX 10.6 support (opening torrent from file)
  • Core | OSX 10.6 support (not getting data from connected peers)
  • Core | Fixed deadlock during UI initialisation



Changes for v4.2.0.0 - v4.2.0.2

  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix wrap on category buttons [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix rare case when last sash position in My Torrents wasn't being obeyed [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Remove device toolbar when device feature not avail [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix hang on startup with some UPnP devices [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Force decode of HTTP headers to lowercase using ISO8859-1 charset to fix matching error in Turkish [Parg]



Changes for v4.1.0.4 - v4.2.0.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Devices [parg]
  • FEATURE: UIvz | UI for Devices panel, individual Device panel, Device chooser, and Device Profile Chooser [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Transcoding [gudy,parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix IP binding error when performing a NAT test under Vista [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fix some notifications not getting pulled [TuxPaper]



Changes for v4.1.0.2 - v4.1.0.4

  • FEATURE: UI | Donation Window [TuxPaper]



Changes for v4.1.0.0 - v4.1.0.2

  • FEATURE: UI | Config option for max stalled seeding torrents (was hardcoded in 4100) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix null-pointer-exception when initiasing old categorised shares [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Remove accidental invocation of the get-networks Vuze RPC when running in classic UI [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Remove null-pointer-exception in TCP connection manager [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix subscription auto-download with sites where supplied referer caused error [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Click area for Friend's "chat thought bubble" was wrong, preventing click to chat in some cases [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fix share of vuze content (users could only share non-vuze content) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Column Setup visual fixes for gtk [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Revert category buttons to working state [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed memory leak in All-Peers view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed resource disposal in config view causing some status bar icons to not draw [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Remove various debug-spew [Parg]



Changes for v4.0.0.4 - v4.1.0.0

  • FEATURE: Core | New FP Ignore rule: Ignore 1st Priority after X hours of idle upload speed (default 24h) [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support for loading torrents when the HTTP response is an error (like 404, 500) but the data is still a torrent [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UIvz | Support multiple Content Networks [parg,tuxpaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Experimental neuronal speed algorithm [Gudy]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added AS/ASN peer column [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added properties view to buddies avatar widget [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Control+I in library to open torrent info (torrent details) page [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Share categories with friends as subscriptions [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Support table column removal [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added getComputerName method [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Cache connected friend details for faster reconnect on startup [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Pulled out Vuze related operations into ContentNetwork [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Go to CDP when torrent unauthorised if possible [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added date field an modified case of response HTTP headers to improve behaviour of SSDP clients [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Limit # of stalled 'seeding' torrents to prevent cases where all completed torrents could start up [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Give stalled torrents a seeding rank handicap based on how long they've been stalled for [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | (Memory) Images that are unused after 60 seconds are now disposed of [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Fixed regression of Auto Open Tabs not opening seeding torrents (Config option now split) [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Bring back classic-share menu for non-basic mode users [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Setting files as do-not-download was deleting files [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | IPv6 compact tracker support [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix possible deadlock in generic connection handling [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Disable if-modified logic when editting RSS search templates to allow retrieval of results [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Clear down TLS stuff to reduce memory usage when plugins unloaded [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed rare case where table rows would display blank [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed 'close all details' in classic UI [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Prevent constuction of mytorrents context menu from flipping download stats [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix cursor transition in table cell [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix incorrect handling of weak references for UI views that resulted in them never being released [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Various fixes to correctly release unloaded plugin resources [Parg]



Changes for v4.0.0.2 - v4.0.0.4

  • FEATURE: UIvz | Ability to change List modes in View menu [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added a 'mark all results unread' menu item [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added specification of data save directory to config wizard [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added subscription support to customisations [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added an 'azplug' URL protocol to allow plugins to handle URLs [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Allow subscriptions to handle azplug protocols thus allowing plugins to be the source of subscription content [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Allow magnet links in search results [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UIvz | Deleting via toolbar now lets you apply action to all selected entries [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UIvz | Search bar shrinks a bit when there's not enough width to display all toolbar buttons [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Date Column auto-sizer now shows day of month (mm/dd) instead of year (yy/mm) when column is small [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Only show feed errors after 3 consecutive fails to avoid distracting transient errors [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Add asset hash to subscriptions and auto-associate existing content on subscribe if avail [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Various performance improvements [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Modify DHT size calc algorithm to take account of firewalled contact [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Assume buddies support chat [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | "Mark All Watched" now only affects completed content (which is also what Unwatched only shows) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fix Global Rating column not sorting properly [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | (Mac) Fixed closing sidebar entries sometimes showing a blank area instead of selecting a new sidebar entry [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fixed bug where "My Library" info bar displayed on Downloading sidebar entry [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fix some notification entries losing their related avatar image [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Log View's "Show Config" button wasn't going to proper config section [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIvz | Fix default visible columns, order, and sort column for new installs for "Advanced" library Lists [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | "Show Time" state on date columns now remembered accross sessions [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix "Pieces" column in Library view not updating unless you clicked it [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Info tab in Torrent Details now displays more columns that it couldn't before (like share ratio) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Localize the date in the subscription view correctly [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Synchonize access to file operations so that an close op can't be interleaved with file facade switching and bork disk channel operation [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Filter out duplicate skew reports to get more accurate figures [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Avoid NPE in chat when buddy unauthorised [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Preserve argument case in magnet link operations [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix mem leak when DHT router IP changed [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Use UTF-8 when decoding plugin descriptions [Parg]



Changes for v4.0.0.0 - v4.0.0.2



Changes for v3.1.1.0 - v4.0.0.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Async request processing for non-blocking tracker [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support HTTP redirects between http/https protocols in resource downloader [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Add content to UPnP authentication dialogs [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support PList mods for app registration on OSX [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added http auth helper to support authenticated search templates/subscriptions [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Fix built in RSS feed parser to handle Atom feeds [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | RSS based search templates [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Light weight seeds to allow seeding of simple content such as subscriptions [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Subscriptions [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added a 'prefer UDP connections' option [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Config options for max queued outgoing connections [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Support dht:// URL protocol [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Advanced options for specifying TCP select timeouts [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added "Column Setup" icon to the iconbar [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | New console command - "plugin". Displays plugin information and can toggle startup status [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Console command "show" can now filter to list only torrents which are transferring [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | SideBar (F7 to Hide/Show) [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | New ToolBar with hideable text [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Library now has Large and Small view modes. Small view mode is classic My Torrents [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added option to remove originators IP address from stored values [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Improve app startup time [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Make full name and namespace URI available to simple XML parser users [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Improved handling of mixed IPv4 and IPv6 bindings [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | New option to refresh UPnP mappings when we become firewalled [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Improve performance with single data source dispatch aggregator [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Debug messages are no longer displayed by default when running the console UI [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | The comment icon column now displays a blank icon if there is no comment (rather than no icon) [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Delete priority is now properly reflected in the Priority column [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Faster Startup [parg,TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Reduced UI memory footprint [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Friends moved to the bottom of the sidebar [Khai]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | All table views (Library, Notifications) now use native table widget [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Essential plugins are now automatically re-enabled if previously disabled by user [amc1] the "Start / Stop Rules" plugin was disabled by users in the past, this was causing torrents to be stuck in "waiting" state
  • CHANGE: Plug | New command line option - "azureus.safemode", to disable lots of functionality when debugging problems [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Client ID plugin is removed [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Plug | New command line option - "azureus.loadplugins", to skip plugins being loaded at startup [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Accept store operations from furher away contacts to decrease store fails [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Evict contacts sooner from DHT router to improve liveness [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Delay DHT task init to save memory [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Finer-mesh for DHT network position derived tracking [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | De-prioritise DHT tracker put ops [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed problem on Vista where "Failed to establish listen on port UDP:xxxxx" errors may be reported [parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Treat any address binds as no bind IP when rewriting URLs [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Added third party impressions urls for torrent ads [JR]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix timer cancellation behaviour [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed DND deleting files in single-file torrents [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed occasional deadlocks on startup under linux [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed rare situation where user was prompted for authentication to connect to trackers which didn't need it [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Made the load and unload buttons on the plugin page behave properly [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed problem where queueing rules do not enter "seeding-only" mode when there are queued downloads [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | DHT storage manager key removal fix [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Various fixes to avoid DHT running out of control under extreme diversifications
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Fix magnet download timeouts [Parg]
  • BUGFIX; Plug | Fix DHT operation timeout bug introduced when moving to async exec [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Limit buddy reconnect to avoid thrashing [Parg]



Changes for v3.1.0.0 - v3.1.1.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Added Auto Starting rule to seed large swarms first; useful when many overseeded torrents are in the queue or the upload capacity is far above average [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Friend Chat (double click on friend icon to chat) [Gudy]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Friends Online Status
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Ability to share content from your computer by dragging it to a Friend [Gudy]
  • CHANGE: Core | Built-in plugins can now be disabled - it didn't work properly in earlier versions [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Create Vivaldi views for each DHT in use [Groundy]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added support for rotation in Vivaldi view [Groundy]
  • CHANGE: UI | Peers view hostname column now sorts host names by the most significant part first [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Finished fixes for the new styled dialog which are now default in Vuze/Vuze Advanced [knguyen]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Added friend icon next to activity entry [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | New plugin bar look (removed arrows, added selectable list all plugin bar views) [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug which stopped downloads being stored in the chosen directory [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug which prevented torrent files from being moved properly [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Reopening torrents does not delete files when setting some of the already existing files to DND anymore [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug which prevented UPnP mappings from being successful when a SOCKS proxy was used [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed bug where delete icon on toolbar was not present on OSX [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Blank cells are now properly put at the bottom when sorting a table column [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: UIv3 | Fixed bottom of list views not repainting properly [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UIv3 | Remove type headers when switching to date sorting [TuxPaper]



Changes for v3.0.5.3 Beta 48 (update) - v3.1.0.0

  • FEATURE: UI | Protocol overhead is now shown in the speed graph [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UI | Downloads can now be moved and renamed while running - torrent will be auto-paused [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | New "rename" action which renames torrent file, save file and displayed name at same time [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Plugin log views now support autoscrolling, pausing and regex filtering [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UI | Plugin menu items which in the right-click menu now appear in the "Torrent" menu also [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Friends (sharing, bandwidth boost)
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Greatly Improved Search
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Experimental option to use Mozilla/Firefox as browser widget on any platform (XulRunner or Firefox 3 must be installed) [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added support for plugins to easily use an external configuration file for settings [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Plugins can now have full control over on-complete and on-removal file moving [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added resource downloader to provide way to download files from Sourceforge [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added API methods to generically pop up the message box to a user [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added API methods to listen to download-complete events [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added various convenience methods for using log views and config models [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added API to allow native UI objects to be added to config views [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added some more methods for plugins to control some transport mechanisms [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Added ability to add menus to status entry objects [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Plugins can now open files using default application handlers [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | added "upload_only" flag to AZMP/LTEP handshakes, disconnect any uploading_only peers we don't need / that don't need us when disconnect seeds when seeding is set [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | Further startup speed improvements [The 8472, amc1, parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Speedup of various file batch operations (priority changes) [amc1, The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added option to allow the removal of files linked outside the save directory when removing data [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Column menu option to disable fast renaming in files view, changed fast rename to behave more like the windows explorer [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | In console UI, shrunk help text down to be more concise [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UIv3 | Removed Vuze Header (the top plugin bar is still there but you have to turn it on)
  • BUGFIX: Core | Made change so that plugins could not inadvertently turn off Azureus extension protocol [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | The UDP tracker client option has been nonfunctional for quite a while now -> fixed [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed various file-priority-change related bugs that resulted in error states [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Stop premature creation of torrent directories before download has started [amc1]



Changes for v3.0.5.0 - v3.0.5.2



Changes for v3.0.4.2 - v3.0.5.0

  • New Features:
  • Core | Added uTorrent PEX support
  • Core | Azureus probes trackers for UDP-capabilities on first scrape/announce now and uses udp instead of http where available
  • Core | Added option to enforce IP bindings even when the specified interfaces are not available (useful when Azureus should not use certain network interfaces)
  • Core | Intervene with http seeds if progressive stall imminent
  • Core | Message user on startup if they have installed Azureus to read-only location
  • Core | Added dnd status to XML stats
  • UI | Added option for "Open Containing Folder" menu action - which may integrate better with non-standard file browsers
  • UI | Added option for "Show Torrent Menu" -- Users can now decide to see the Torrent menu in the menubar or not
  • UI | Fast Renaming (not moving) in the Files tab (click on name column) and Open Torrent dialog (click on dest. name column)
  • UI | Completed downloaders column
  • UI | Added start/stop to category menu
  • UI | Added per-category speed limits
  • UI | Added per-category option setting
  • UI | Added multiple-torrent options setting to MyTorrents view
  • UIv3 | New menu configuration for Vuze and Vuze Advanced UI's
  • UIv3 | Activity Tab
  • UIv3 | Vuze Login from client
  • Plug | Added Network Status plugin to perform some basic network tests
  • Plug | Allow plugins to specify their minimum JDK requirements
  • Changes:
  • Core | Further memory footprint reductions; for additional tweaks see http://www.azureuswiki.com/index.php/Reduce_memory_usage
  • Core | Reimplemented LT extension protocol code
  • Core | DND/Compact (aka Delete) priority now deletes all files that do not share pieces with normal/high priority files
  • Core | Queuing rules now don't start any further torrents if the global up/download speed limits are reached
  • Core | Made the crypto handshake a bit less predictable
  • Core | Added support for IPv6 compact announces (client) and udp-multiscrapes (client+server)
  • Core | Take note of more peer-source selections
  • Plug | Added support for plugins which implement mainline DHT
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Request limiting/Priorities no longer pinch off LAN peers if seperate LAN speeds are enabled
  • Core | Increase time Azureus holds open listen socket on close to reduce dual-start window
  • Core | Allow ~ character in tracker addresses to support I2P
  • Core | Determine app name correctly on OSX so that restart works for renamed apps
  • UI | Shells no longer use the low-res frog icon, the normal main window icon is now used instead
  • UI | Limiting comments in General View to 5k characters under WinXP to avoid crashes due to faulty comctl32.dll
  • UI | Setting speed parameters manually now disables autospeed
  • Plug | Encode spaces correctly in get-right web seed urls



Changes for v3.0.4.0 - v3.0.4.2

  • FEATURE: UI | Added "Check Files Exist" menu option [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Perform low resource usage tracking of online torrents for swarm cross-population purposes [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added option to disable download speed focus [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | Reduced memory usage for many-torrent instances [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | Multiple selected torrent export now works [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed IP filters not working when ALLOW instead of DENY was used [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Improve rebuffering behaviour when real-time pieces are too slow for any peers to get in time [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Ensure minimum buffer requirements are factored into ETA calculation [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Eliminated various memory leaks [The 8472]



Changes for v3.0.3.4 - v3.0.4.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Reconnect to peers after unexpected disconnect / recover stats of recently disconnected peers [Parg,The 8472]
  • FEATURE: Core | Global download speed limit can also limit the number of outgoing requests, this should improve TCP performance [The 8472]
  • does not work with auto-speed since an explicit download speed-limit must be set
  • downloads from as few peers as possible when the global limit is reached
  • prioritizes downloads which are on the head of the queue
  • FEATURE: Core | IP binding now provides primitive round-robin load balancing for users with multiple internet connections; accepts interface names and IPv6 binding (if supported on the platform) [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: Core | Embed ChangeLog.txt in release jar [Nolar]
  • FEATURE: UI | Column menu option to automatically put contents of cell into the tooltip [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Piece distribution view is now also available as a peer subview [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'time remaining' column to peers view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added option to suppress file download dialog [khai]
  • FEATURE: UI | Various progress reports have been unified; main status bar can display progress for certain processes now [khai]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Plugins can now change the color of rows [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Plugins can add configuration colour parameters [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Attempt to re-open a file when access fails to try and recover from a transient error [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Auto speed default is now the new 'beta' (v2) algorithm [ranul]
  • CHANGE: Core | Revised piece picking code to deal better with some edge cases and snubbed peers [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | Share Ratio/min Seeds ignore rule now applies even when no tracker scrape is available [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added private torrent indicator to the general tab [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | Logging Consoles now have regex-based filters [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | Tweaked table views to use a bit less memory and run better when items are being quickly removed/added [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Don't hang UI redraw if file access is slow [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed inconsistencies in the Torrent Open Dialog related to renaming and retargeting files and directories [The 8472]



Changes for v3.0.3.0 - v3.0.3.4

  • FEATURE: UI | Added "All Peers" view [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added workarounds for some buggy UPnP router implementations [parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | NAT status bar indicator and health icons now ignore UDP and LAN-local connections [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug where a torrent's save location is "forgotten" when a recheck is done in some circumstances [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed MacOSX playback bug [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed update restart bug [Parg]



Changes for v3.0.2.2 - v3.0.3.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Added experimental support for LibTorrent extension protocol handshake [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added available disk space indicators to the torrent open dialog (requires Java 1.6) [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added "handshake reserved bytes" column in peer view [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added "Open Transfer Bar on start" and "Remember Transfer Bar" location options [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added http-seed config to torrent creation wizard [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UIv3 | Embedded Media Player [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Speedup hash-checking by ~30% / less CPU usage [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | More improvements to client identification code [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Provide both "per-torrent" and "across-torrents" speed menu options [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Speed improvements for menu generation and changing file priority in "Files" view [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Plugins can now dynamically register language resource bundles [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | Allow minibars to stick to any screen border in multi monitor setups [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug when trying to add torrents with semi-colon characters in filename [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | LAN peer detection for explicit IP addresses was broken [Parg]



Changes for v3.0.2.0 - v3.0.2.2

  • CHANGE: UI | Improved usability of speed scale widget. [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | Restored reposition functionality of torrent context menus [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | *nix: Allowing multi-instance now works again [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | IPv6 DHT v4 pollution fix [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | MacOSX: Fixed not remembering user turned off Maximized state [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | MacOSX: Fixed Drag and Drop for moving torrents in My Torrents view [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | A few config pages had their labels missing [TuxPaper]



Changes for v3.0.1.6a - v3.0.2.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Act on suspend/resume events on Windows [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added new AZ message to inform of bad pieces [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added new stacked HAVE message to reduce peer-peer overhead [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | IPv6 support - dht, version server, tracker and improved transport [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | New "Torrent" menu in the menu bar [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | New "Piece Distribution" subview in the pieces tab [The 8472]
  • FEATURE: UI | Auto-speed ping views in Tools->Statistics->Transfers when Auto Speed is enabled [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | "Clear Resume Data" menu option added [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | "Clear remembered save paths" option added (for the Open Torrent dialog) [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Optimise memory usage for single-file downloads [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Optimise memory usage for queued torrents (no need to keep resume data in memory) [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Much better peer ID identification code added, many more clients now correctly identified [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Changes made to identify some "fake" clients (or other clients which identify themselves in a problematic way) [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Biased optimistic disconnect slightly against leechy peers [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | Core changes in some places to allow "Default save path" to be used without requiring "Use default data dir" to be enabled [hasturkun]
  • CHANGE: Core | Reduce CPU usage when many (queued) torrents are present and in the the pieces view [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: Core | *nix: New startup script to detect Gecko/XULRunner and to allow better restarting [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: UI | UL/DL speed selection on right click of status bar changed from menu to scale widget. [TuxPaper] Usage: (1) MouseDown+Drag+MouseUp (2) Click+Move+Click (3) Click+type number+Enter
  • CHANGE: UI | Open Torrent Window now asks to create directories if they don't exist yet, instead of evilly auto-creating them when you click the Browse button [The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | Added download status, distributed copies and completed piece count to the General torrent view [amc1, The 8472]
  • CHANGE: UI | User Comment field more useful in General torrent view - easy edit link, hyperlink formatting, auto-resizing [amc1]
  • CHANGE: UI | "Show Transfer Bar" menu option is now a checkbox menu item - so you can now hide the transfer bar using the menu item [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Added setVisible method for plugin menu items [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug where renaming a download for a single file torrent would sometimes cause data to get out of sync and cause file errors [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Allow pipelined http seed requests to switch torrents [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Bootstrap DHT better when no contacts [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fixed bug where renaming a download in some conditions would generate "Target is sub-directory" errors [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed swarm view rendering bug where some incomplete peers were shown as full circles [The 8472]
  • BUGFIX: Plug | Fixed bug where previously removed child menu items would still be present when generating some menus [amc1]



Changes for v3.0.1.4 - v3.0.1.6a

  • New Features:
  • Core | IP Filter Autoloading. Supports DAT (eMule), P2P (PeerGardian, splist), and P2B v1,2,3 (Peer Gardian 2) formats.
  • UI | Option to display divider lines every 60 updates on the Statistics view
  • Plug | Added helper class to make listening to download events across all downloads easier
  • Core | Azureus AutoSpeed v2 Beta
  • Core | Byte-level download control for Downloads
  • Core | Speed tester wizard
  • UI | Added "Transfers Bar" (similar to the "Download Bar")
  • UI | Correctly identifies FoxTorrent and Blizzard Downloader peers
  • UI | Determines version information for Bits On Wheels and Opera peers
  • UI | Vivaldi view can use mouse wheel too zoom now (requires clicking on the view first)
  • UI | Date Completed column
  • UI | (Beta) Various Auto Speed algorithms
  • UI | Auto-open MyShares if any shares
  • Core | Auto-speed: added control for forced-max network speed
  • Core | Option to clear stored tracker list used for creating torrents
  • UI | Option to add full UPnP debug information to the log view
  • Core | Alerts can now be shown in individual message popup boxes
  • Core | Alerts can now be suppressed and shown on demand
  • Core | Per-peer upload/download speed limits
  • Core | Per-category upload/download speed limits
  • Core | Per-torrent super-seeding via MyTorrents context menu
  • UI | Option to auto-download and install updates
  • UI | Overall piece map for Piece View
  • UI | New "Peer ID" columns in the Peers View
  • Plug | Plugins can now add their own status indicators on the status bar
  • Plug | Plugins can now add menu items to the system tray, download bars, menu bar
  • Plug | Plugins can now remove menu items that are created (allows for dynamic menus)
  • Plug | Added extra methods on DownloadManager making it easier to listen to download events
  • Changes:
  • Core | Handle 503s better with webseeds
  • Core | Disable HTTP authentication dialog for webseeds
  • Core | Reduce DHT registration counts for queued torrents
  • UI | Running Azureus while azureus is already running now brings Azureus to front
  • UI | OSX: Make minimize to status bar icon hide the main window instead of putting it in the doc
  • Core | Include msvcr71.dll in Windows installation bundles, for compatibility with Java6
  • Plug | Added full set of config parameter methods for completeness
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | Plugin installation/updates using Vista
  • Core | Updater now works on Vista with security challenged users
  • Core | Fixup "Get Right" webseed handling as per the spec
  • Core | Fixed bug which sometimes prevented corrupted torrents being removed properly
  • Core | Fix rare case where app dir on win32 could report wrong azureus dir on multi-az computers
  • Core | Prevent upnp dispatcher queue from growing too large
  • Core | Limit UPnP write-request exec threads
  • UI | Fixed force starting a torrent via the Open Torrent Window options.
  • Core | 100% CPU problem in network code under some conditions
  • UI | Fixed issue where excessive file checks were being done when generating the torrent context menu
  • Plug | UPnP plugin now correctly attempts to remove existing mappings if they are in the way of new mappings
  • Core | Fix Re-adding a torrent causing "1-" or "-1" directories or files
  • Core | Fixed bug where files were sometimes moved into a subdirectory, where the directory name was only one character long
  • Plug | Fixed bug where some plugin menu items didn't appear under certain conditions



Changes for v3.0.1.3 Beta 3 (update) - v3.0.1.3 Beta 4 (update)



Changes for v3.0.1.0 - v3.0.1.2

  • FEATURE: Core | Auto-speed: added control for forced-max network speed [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | 100% CPU problem in network code under some conditions [Parg]



Changes for v2.5.0.4 - v3.0.1.0

  • FEATURE: Core | Option to clear stored tracker list used for creating torrents [amc1]
  • FEATURE: UI | Option to add full UPnP debug information to the log view [amc1]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fixed issue where excessive file checks were being done when generating the torrent context menu [amc1]
  • FEATURE: Message boxes that are related to content now display a thumbnail
  • BUGFIX: "Currently Downloading" section of Home tab sometimes stopped drawing itself
  • BUGFIX: Password prompt (if option enabled) when restoring from system tray
  • BUGFIX: 2nd line of progress column no long displays "ETA" when non ETA info is shown
  • BUGFIX: Content in error state should be resumable now (once the user fixes the cause of the error)



Changes for v3.0.0.7 Beta 12 (update) - v3.0.0.7 Beta 13 (update)



Changes for v2.5.0.2 - v2.5.0.4

  • FEATURE: Core | New users default save directory is now located in their "My Documents" directory, under "Azureus Downloads" [TuxPaper]
  • FEATURE: Core | Show alerts raised during closedown on next start as these often don't get displayed due to UI shutdown [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Allow plugin installs to place jars into the plugin-shared "shared/lib" directory [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Unsafe config read/writing [parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Plugins can now open and close download bars [amc1]
  • CHANGE: Core | Added scrape delay for stopped/errored torrents, and torrents with high share ratios [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Allow only one active scrape for each tracker [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Release piece-map when not required [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | ASN lookup via DNS queries only [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Full recheck of torrent when part of torrent fails hash check on completion [TuxPaper]
  • CHANGE: Core | Take note of banned IPs when we have IP filter turned off - these are independent [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Disable download peer caching for private torrents [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Disconnect currently connected peers on tracker URL change for private torrents [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Remove unused download/upload specific stats from version-check message [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Include IP override in NAT check message for NAT check server to use [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Timeout UPnP port releases during closedown to prevent Azureus hanging [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix choke/unchoke cycle bug for lan local peers [Nolar]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix auto moving torrent data with DND files [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix NPE causing XML stats not to be written [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix crash when opening non-torrent URL when OS has no recognized HTML viewer [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Fix big icon in name column for OSes using GTK [TuxPaper]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Make Download Basket work again for drag and dropping [TuxPaper]



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 57 - v2.5.0.2

  • New Features:
  • Core | Added method to XFS specific allocation of new files
  • Core | Added per-torrent max seeds parameter
  • Core | Added per-torrent max peers parameter
  • UI | Total file size added to Open Torrent Window
  • UI | Option to show complete downloads with incomplete "do not download" files in the download area
  • UI | Added custom user comment field
  • UI | Added file extension column in files view
  • UI | Spinners for config field that take numbers
  • UI | Setting for Minimum # of Simultaneous Active Downloads to have running at any given time
  • UI | Console UI NAT test
  • UI | Option to have separate rename and retarget menu items in Files view
  • Plug | Plugins can now create submenus.
  • Plug | Added code to allow plugins to get text input from a user in non-UI specific way.
  • Plug | Plugins now have better support to organise file data within default save directories.
  • Plug | Plugins can now easily add hyperlinks to config sections.
  • Changes:
  • Core | Improve the "presence" handling for torrents created by ourselves
  • Core | Less memory footprint
  • Core | Faster startup for large torrent lists (and no naughty plugins)
  • Core | Download up/down idle counts now persisted over restart
  • UI | Open torrent windows now always has OK button enabled with warning message if pressed when in invalid state
  • UI | Remove nag/donation window
  • UI | Differentiate between libTorrent (Rakshasa) and libtorrent (Rasterbar)
  • UI | For multi-file torrents, icon in name column displays icon for largest file (+ a little folder icon)
  • UI | Faster filtering when torrent list is large
  • UI | Better logic when preventing a user deselecting files to download from Open Torrent window
  • Corrected bugs:
  • Core | If clipboard has just a " or "" in it the open-torrents dialog won't open
  • Core | Setting of UDP port not working
  • Core | Less flipping of downloads from queued <--> downloading during the time a FP seed is forced active
  • Core | Fix memory leak causing slow, but eventual OOM and slow down of Azureus
  • Core | OSX: Handle volume not mounted on startup by erroring instead of creating a directory in /Volumes
  • Core | Fix to stop already complete downloads being moved by "move-on-completion" rules
  • UI | Fix (some) painting issues in pieces+files view
  • UI | Fix to allow negative values for Multi-monitor window positions
  • UI | Fixed memory leak in "Mr Slidey" code
  • UI | Fix UI loss when clicking delete from icon bar while in Details view
  • Plug | Fixed bug where some listeners for table columns were not registered properly.



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 55 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 56



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 54 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 55



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 53 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 54



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 52 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 53



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 51 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 52



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 50 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 51



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 49 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 50



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 48 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 49



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 46 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 47



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 45 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 46



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 44 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 45



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 43 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 44



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 37 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 39



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 36 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 37



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 36 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 37



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 35 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 36



Changes for v2.5.0.1 Beta 33 - v2.5.0.1 Beta 34



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