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Version Azureus v2 Changes:
  • Azureus now uses chunks of 16k, instead of 32k
  • You have to choose a nick for irc now, nicks like user12345 are not generated anymore
  • Multi-Tracker support.
Corrected bugs :
  • Overall code improvement
  • Corrected some memory leak with the GUI
  • Piece availability unstability
  • Connection / deconnection from peers after an update
  • Password protection broken while opening a torrent
New Features:
  • Automatically setting file priority according to extension
  • Irc tab displays a flashing '!' when there are new messages
  • Displays amount of discarded data
  • Displays the 'comment' field of some torrent files
  • Added a 'Do not download' priority level for files
  • Priority setting of each torrent is restored after restart
  • Order added in 'my torrents' view and restored after restart
  • Ability to change the torrent order (usefull when queueing for example)
  • Downloaded-uploaded amount is saved.
  • Share-ratio is computed.
  • Ability to stop seeding after a given share-ratio is reached (at least 1)
  • Ability to stop seeding if there is more than 1 seed per N peers (N:1 to 5)
  • Ability to start seeding if there is less than 1 seed per N peers(N:6 to 15)
Internationalisation: Russian (limited) Added possibility to change tracker URL
Fast resume now saves downloading pieces
Corrected memory usage of the GUI
Corrected upload freezes
Several bug fixes. Added password support
Corrected some bugs (upload problems)
Corrected some memory problems
Internationalisation: Traditional Chinese. Three new options available on startup:
  • Open console on startup
  • Open configuration on startup
  • Start minimized
Added IRC features:
  • /help : displays the help message
  • /nick | /name : changes your name
  • /me action : sends an action
  • /msg nick message : sends a private message to <nick>
  • /r message : reply to last private message
  • /join #channel : changes current channel Added an IRC client: Pircbot Fixed some connection freezes
File checking is 250% faster now Official release with changes
Fixed connection stability problems and improves overall performance
Fast resume data saved in a regular interval
Torrents should not freeze the GUI anymore
Files are not locked anymore when allocation is interrupted
Auto Updater only looks for newer versions
Fixed several bugs
Internationalisation: Danish, Italian Filename encodings can be chosen and saved
Chinese and Polish support should be working now, please test
Azureus should be closed within a few seconds
GUI is updated during downloading a new upgrade
Azureus window is restored if azureus.exe or just org.gudy.azureus2.ui.swt.Main is rerun
(ie. lost System Tray Icon can be restored by starting Azureus again (without stopping))
Configuration dialog is scrollable
Added Internet links to About window
Close Window minimizes to System Tray can be disabled
Minimize Window to System Tray added
Added splash screen (can be disabled) Fixed several bugs
Duplicate torrents (already in the list) cannot be added
The download and upload speed is always updated if main window is visible
The size of the columns in My Torrents are saved now
Added minimize and maximize buttons to the main window
Added download bar snapping
Config path is $HOME/.azureus under linux
Automatic opening of the Update window can be disabled
Update window can be opened by clicking on the red version info
Added Help menu and About window
Less cpu and memory usage
Internationalisation: Finnish Fixed several bugs
Closed file handles
Less cpu and memory usage
The size and position of the main window is saved now
Added a progress bar and a manual download link to the Upgrade window
Internationalisation: you can choose between English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch, Portuguese and Swedish now
Internationalisation: limited support for Polish and Chinese Official release with changes
Added spanish language support. Corrected most (if not all) memory leaks problems.
Drag and drop support.
Multiple torrent selection in 'My torrents' view.
Corrected a bug with files of length 0.
Corrected a bug with small torrents (smaller than one piece).
Modified the socket scheduling / Speed limitation process (should be more consistent now).
Changed the way single file torrents are handled, so you can choose a different filename. Bug fixes. Added a files view.
Completion of most advanced files first (still following the rarest first rule).
Priority on files. Added sorting on the 'details' tab (peers list).
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