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DC++ v0.403 released

Written by Petteri Pyyny (Google+) @ 28 Jun 2004 7:16

DC++ v0.403 released New version of the very popular open sourced file-sharing client, DC++, has been released. The new version, DC++ v0.403 has a quite lengthy changelog since the last public release, v0.401. Here's the changelog in full:
  • Fixed 100% cpu / crash bug
  • Fixed transfer view crash (thanks garg)
  • Removed default sort in search frame
  • Window sizes / positions of favorite hubs saved (thanks trem)
  • Begun work on the ADC protocol (major change)
  • Fixed issue with the exceptioninfo growing indefinately (recursive behaviour)
  • Readded missing TTHSearch to hub $Supports
  • Fixed unnecessary $MyINFO being sent out
  • Removed time left and speed from waiting transfers (thanks garg)
  • Documented %[line:reason]
  • Fixed a bug with hanging queue display
  • When searching by hash, size mode set to normal (don't care)
  • Hash speed tweaks, check if it's any better.
  • Fixed a crash when moving files
  • Fixed directory sorting in directory listings
  • Fixed an unnecessary disconnect on file not available
  • Fixed missing write buffering
  • Added drag-drop of directories onto the shared dirs view (thanks trem)
  • Added option for specifying max hashing speed
  • Updated installer to optionally create a backup of the settings when upgrading
  • Changed to a more convenient observer implementation (no, not a functor (or something more fancy) based one)
  • Fixed an invalid XML file list crash
  • Copy address to clipboard from public hub list (thanks joakim tosteberg)
  • Changed to IEC binary multiple units (MiB, KiB etc)
  • GETSETREF templetized (thanks farcry)
  • Small files size increased to 64KiB
  • Op's that use a client that supports minislots always get a minislot (for small files / xml file lists), regardless of how many minislots are already taken.
  • Matching by name removed for queue items with a TTH root (for autosearches)
  • Autosearch is done by TTH for queue items that have a root
  • Removed GetTestZBlock (no more safe/compressed transfers from old clients)
  • Added support for automatic user command clearing (code 255) (thanks sedulus)
  • User country shown in ip field (thanks pofis)
  • Automatic search matching is now done exclusively by tth for those items that have a TTH root and by exact filename for those that don't.
  • Dropped support for bzip2 file lists
  • Show joins parts for fav users only option added (thanks psf8500)
  • Added possibility to log hub status messages (thanks torgny nyblom)
  • Removed full-row-select option (blame garg)
  • Added possibility to drag-drop tabs (thanks trem)
  • Added toggles for transferview showing (thanks trem)
  • HTTPS added as chat click link (thanks torgny)
  • Autoconnect postponed if no nick has been set (thanks sed)
  • Various unix compile fixes (thanks christer palm)
  • Fixes for IEC in settings pages (thanks slowmo)
  • Remove multiple directories from share (thanks slowmo)
  • Added executable TTH to about box (for reporting bugs)
  • Changed exceptioninfo.txt format to prepare for automatic crash logging
  • Added download by TTH root instead of share path. This feature enables the downloading client to find the file even if the uploader has reorganized its share.
  • Fixed number formatting in search and queue frames (thanks slowmo)
  • Workaround for WTL75 bug with menus (thanks garg)
  • .mkv and .flac added as file formats (thanks garg)
  • Added warning about non-shared files with $ in them (thanks garg)
  • Fixed a rare deadlock when autosearching
  • Search by TTH greyed out for items that don't have a TTH root (thanks slowmo)
  • Added default menu items to finished frames (thanks slowmo)
You can download the latest version from here:
Download DC++ v0.403

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