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Changes for v5.3.0.0 - v5.4.0.0

  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'force start' and 'super seeding' options to the create-torrent wizard [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | File filter added to torrent-options dialog [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Minimum/Target share ratio setters added to column menu and torrent options view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'SHA1' column to files-view [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added a default save directory to apply when 'best guess' is enabled and nothing matches [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | File path names can now be entered into the search box to open the torrent [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | New column showing the date of completion of the most recent file [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'initial tags' to the create-torrent wizard [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Enabled networks can now be specified in torrent-options dialog [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added an 'apply to current' function to tags with initial-save/move-on-complete set [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'availability' button to torrent-options to allow a torrent's availability to be checked before addition [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Tag buttons can now be enabled in Library view; Category buttons can be hidden [Parg]
  • FEATURE: UI | Added 'pause for' option for selected torrents in Library view via Advanced menu [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Friends plugin now supports tag-based sharing to mirror the existing category based sharing [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | Improved I2P network integration (new 'I2P Helper Plugin' deprecates existing 'I2P Network Plugin') - see http://wiki.vuze.com/w/I2PHelper_HowTo [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Plug | The 'Network Status' plugin now tests connectivity to Vuze services (e.g. pairing service) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added simple tag constraint language (e.g. to define a tag that contains downloads whose title matches a regex - see wiki) [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | BEP 40: Canonical Peer Priority [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Added 'copy-on-complete' function to tags [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | HTTPS support for web-seeds [Parg]
  • FEATURE: Core | Speed limit handler can now start/stop downloads assigned to particular tags [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Brazilian Portuguese translation update [Havokdan]
  • CHANGE: UI | French translation update [Repris d'injustice]
  • CHANGE: UI | Spanish translation update [Valtiel]
  • CHANGE: UI | Basque translation update [Azpidatziak]
  • CHANGE: UI | Network Status plugin results can now be copied to clipboard [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Removed potential duplicate 'media already added' dialogs from inadvertent double-clicking [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Windows: Azureus.exe binary description now set to play better with Firefox/Thunderbird URI launch dialog [Tux]
  • CHANGE: UI | All-peers and console views will now re-open on startup if open on close [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Use consistent sash to separate the tabs area in library views [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Sources view now displays scrape status for stopped downloads [Parg]
  • CHANGE: UI | Update download display name if user renames either single file in a single file torrent or top level folder in a multi-file one [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Plug | Internationalization plugin update [Repris d'injustice]
  • CHANGE: Core | Paused downloads will now not be auto-started if a device attempts to access content [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Reduce CPU usage used for calculating anti-spoof DHT tokens [Parg]
  • CHANGE: Core | Queue rules modified to prevent new seeds from being started if up-limit is reached [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Transparancy settings for mini-bars/transfer-bar not being persisted [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: UI | Primary tracker details were not being updated in detailed sources view [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Torrent creation was failing when linked folders used and files ignored [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Paused torrent removal was not removing from tag [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Torrent private status not being correctly initialised [Gubatron]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Various fixes to network and unresolved address handling [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Handle missing publish dates in RSS feeds [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Handle some XML parsing errors better [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Fix Vuze preventing Windows logoff/shotdown [Parg; Tux]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Async listener thread not always started when needed [Parg]
  • BUGFIX: Core | Handle malformed announce URLs better [Parg]



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 v5.0.0.0 - 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 v4.8.1.2 - 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]



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