New FrostWire 6.8.2 (desktop) MAJOR UPDATE available now



frostwire (6.8.2) stable; urgency=high

  • Partial downloads now show only the files selected on Transfer details
  • .torrent download errors fixed
  • TorLock and Torrentz2 search results are magnet based to reduce fetching errors
  • Mac: All C/C++ source code has been recompiled with MacSDK 10.14
  • Mac: MacOS Mojave compatibility updates, build revised for Apple’s notarization
  • New jlibtorrent update
  • jlibtorrent updated to boost 1.71.0
  • jlibtorrent upgraded openssl to 1.1.1c
  • jlibtorrent compiled with std=c++14 (up from c++11)
  • libtorrent:pick contiguous pieces from peers with high download rate
  • libtorrent:fix error handling of moving storage to a drive letter that isn’t mounted
  • libtorrent:fix integer overflow in http parser
  • libtorrent:fix integer overflow in chunked http parser
  • libtorrent:factor out and unit test parts of the DHT routing table logic
  • libtorrent:improve sanitation of symlinks, to support more complex link targets (file_storage::sanitize_symlinks)
  • libtorrent:avoid empty dht routing table buckets
  • libtorrent:fix dht_stats_alert routing table stats for multi-homed clients
  • libtorrent:fix entry assignment from bdecode_node and lazy_entry
  • libtorrent:fix use-after-free issue in socket_type
  • libtorrent:fix error code messages when building without deprecated functions
  • libtorrent:feature to disable DHT, PEX and LSD per torrent
  • libtorrent:fix seeding of random number generator on mingw
  • libtorrent:fix issue where trackers from magnet links were not included in create_torrent()
  • libtorrent:extend the whole_pieces_threshold setting to also request contiguous pieces from fast peers
  • libtorrent:fix error handling of moving storage to a drive letter that isn’t mounted
  • libtorrent:don’t leak exceptions out of handler callbacks in resolver
  • libtorrent:ensure headers build independently
  • libtorrent:fix unit template’s mutating operators to give them proper ref qualifiers

— FrostWire Team <> Fri, 30 Aug 2019 15:54:22 -0600

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