N1200 transmission

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Facts

  • Name: Transmission
  • Maintainer(s): M.Lauwerens
  • Target: N1200
  • Latest version: 2.12
  • Dependencies: -
  • Website: -

Description

From the official Transmission website :

Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web interface, peer exchange, DHT, UPnP and NAT-PMP port forwarding, web seed support, watch directories, tracker editing, global and per-torrent speed limits, and more.

Read more at : About Transmission

News

  • <2009-12-10>: Initial release
  • <2010-03-16>: Release version 1.92
  • <2010-05-10>: Release version 1.93
  • <2010-05-26>: Release version 2.00b1
  • <2010-06-19>: Release version 2.00
  • <2010-06-29>: Release version 2.01
  • <2010-07-27>: Release version 2.03
  • <2010-08-09>: Release version 2.04
  • <2010-10-11>: Release version 2.10
  • <2010-10-17>: Release version 2.11
  • <2010-11-19>: Release version 2.12

Versions

  • Version 1.76-1
    • Release date: <2009-12-10>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes: Initial release
  • Version 1.82
    • Release date: <2010-01-24>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • Protect against potential data loss by maliciously-crafted torrent files
        • Fix minor build issues and packaging issues on various platforms
        • Fix 1.7x error that could unpause or repause a torrent on startup
        • Minor CPU speedups
        • When running as a daemon, send log messages to syslog
        • Reload settings.json when receiving SIGHUP
        • transmission-remote now allows per-torrent speed limits to be set
        • Add support for magnet links
        • Add support for trackerless torrents
        • Add optional "incomplete directory" where partial downloads are stored
        • Add .part to incomplete files' filenames
        • Find more peers by announcing to each tier in a torrent's tracker list, rather than only one
        • Fix vulnerability from maliciously-crafted torrent files that could overwrite other files
        • Improved IPv6 support
        • Improved PEX sharing with other peers
        • Faster management of large peer lists
        • DHT improvements to bootstrapping and IPv6
        • Newly-added torrents without local data don't wait in the "Verify Local Data" queue anymore
        • Add an OS hint to not cache local data during torrent verification
        • Use less CPU when making encrypted handshakes to peers
        • Better filtering of bad IP addresses
        • Fix bug that gave "too many open files" error messages
        • Fix bug that could crash Transmission on shutdown
        • Fix bug that could unpause or repause a torrent on startup
        • When uploading, improve disk IO performance by prefetching the data in batches
        • Portability fixes for embedded systems
        • Other small bugfixes and improvements
      • Web Client :
        • Add speed limit "turtle mode" support
        • Double-clicking a torrent opens/closes the torrent inspector
        • Add "Start When Added" checkbox when adding torrents
        • Add Select All / Deselect All buttons to the file inspector
        • Add version information to the preferences dialog
        • Ensure the context menu goes away when clicking on torrents
        • Fix bug that obscured part of the context menu
  • Version 1.83
    • Release date: <2010-02-01>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Fix 1.80 announce error that caused uploads and downloads to periodically freeze
      • Fix 1.80 announce timeout error that caused "no response from tracker" message
      • Fix 1.80 "file not found" error message that stopped some torrents
      • Fix 1.82 crash when adding new torrents via their ftp URL
      • Fix 1.80 crash when receiving invalid request messages from peers
      • Fix 1.82 error when updating the blocklist
  • Version 1.91
    • Release date: <2010-03-02>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • Add transmission-remote support for port testing and blocklist updating
        • Add transmission-daemon support for incomplete-dir, dht, and seedratio
        • If settings.json is corrupt, give an error telling where the problem is
        • Add option to specify where log messages should be written
        • Fix 1.83 crash when adding a torrent by URL from an ftp source via the web client
        • For the BitTorrent? spec's "downloaded=X" passage, use the de facto standard
      • Web Client :
        • Add a tracker tab to the inspector
        • Fix 1.8x display error when showing magnet link information
  • Version 1.92
    • Release date: <2010-03-16>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • Fix possible data corruption issue caused by data sent by bad peers during endgame
        • Fix potential buffer overflow when adding maliciously-crafted magnet links
        • Fix announces to IPv6 trackers
        • Fix DNS problems on some platforms, including Debian
        • Fix issues with the incomplete directory functionality
        • Fix port forwarding error on some routers by updating libnatpmp and miniupnp
        • Standardize the daemon's watchdir feature to behave like the other clients
      • Web Client :
        • Statistics dialog
        • Fix error in "trash data & remove from list" that didn't trash all data
        • Fix display of ratios and time
        • Update to jQuery 1.4.2
  • Version 1.93
    • Release date: <2010-05-10>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • Fix rare crash when some peers disconnected unexpectedly
        • Fix bug which didn't parse scheduled speed limit dates correctly
        • Fix bug that broke magnet links whose names contained slashes
        • Fix crash when updating the blocklist when the disk is full
        • Fix slow file preallocation on Unix systems not using ext3/ext4
        • Fix regression which broke the "bind-address-ipv4" configuration setting
        • For better security, Web client connections are disabled by default
        • Update to miniupnpc-1.4
        • Fix bug parsing RPC requests when setting which files to not download
        • Fix possible crash when using inotify for the daemon's watchdir
        • Fix bugs in the configure script
        • Fix bug updating the blocklist over RPC
      • Web Client :
        • Fix bug that broke the "reverse sort order" menu checkbox
  • Version 2.00b1
    • Release date: <2010-05-26>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • "Local Peer Discovery" for finding peers on the local network
        • Optimize peer connections and requests based on available bandwidth
        • Smarter heuristics when deciding which peers to try connecting to first
        • Use IEC standard units (KiB, MiB, GiB) instead of (KB, MB, GB)
        • Better handling of 404 tracker errors
        • Let users specify a script to be invoked when a torrent finishes downloading
        • Better support for adding per-torrent settings when adding a new torrent
        • Optional pidfile support
        • Option to start torrents paused
        • Option to delete .torrent files from watch directory
      • Web Client
        • The context menu now works when multiple rows are selected
        • Show ETA for seeding torrents that have a seed ratio set
  • Version 2.00
    • Release date: <2010-06-19>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.00
  • Version 2.01
    • Release date: <2010-06-29>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: <[1]>
    • Major changes:
      • Backend :
        • Better tracker announce management when completed torrents are moved from the incomplete directory
        • Speed up moving local data from one disk to another
        • Better parsing of nonstandard magnet links
      • Web Client :
        • Fix display bug caused by removal of a torrent hidden by the current filter
  • Version 2.03
    • Release date: <2010-07-27>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.03
    • Major changes:
      • Fix NAT-PMP port forwarding issue on some systems
      • Fix filename errors for torrents whose files are encoded in ISO-8859-1
      • Fix rare crash on shutdown
      • Fix the RPC server's redirect URL to allow HTTPS proxies like stunnel
      • Replace less-portable calls with posix nanosleep()
  • Version 2.04
    • Release date: <2010-08-09>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.04
    • Major changes:
      • Fix display bug in tr_truncd()
      • Fix long shutdown time in some situations
    • Web client
      • Fix bad redirect
    • N1200
      • Fix startup on reboot when enabled
  • Version 2.10
    • Release date: <2010-10-11>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.10
    • Major changes:
      • Support for automatically stopping idle seeding torrents
      • Small memory cache to reduce disk IO
      • gzip compression support added to the RPC server
      • Add support for a cookies.txt file
      • Minor CPU optimizations
      • Allow the .pidfile location to be set in settings.json
    • Web Client
      • Peer list added to the inspector
      • Compact view mode
      • Support filtering by active and finished
      • Support sorting by size
  • Version 2.11
    • Release date: <2010-10-17>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.11
    • Major changes:
      • Fix a 2.10 crash
      • Fix minor build issues on various platforms, particularly embedded systems
      • Fix issue when saving bencoded files on small hardware running uClibc
      • Fix minor rounding issue when displaying percentages
      • Fix the optimistic unchoke interval
      • Fix missing status message when using "transmission-remote --add"
    • Web Client
      • Add Transmission website links to the action menu
  • Version 2.12
    • Release date: <2010-11-19>
    • Works on firmware: 1.00.09
    • Does not work on firmware: -
    • Download: V2.12
    • Major changes:
      • Make the blocklist URL user-configurable
      • Several minor bug fixes and CPU speed improvements
      • Use slightly less bandwidth in DHT messages
    • Web Client
      • Upgrade to jQuery 1.4.3
      • Fix 2.11 regression when using the web client on IE7 or IE8