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FlashGot Mass Downloader Version History

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Version 1.5.5.94rc2 372.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.94rc2
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+ [Media] Fixed regression breaking Youtube detection
on Firefox < 24

v 1.5.5.94rc1
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+ [Media] Support for some Youtube formats which had
been hidden in the "official" API (thanks "user")

Version 1.5.5.94rc1 372.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.94rc1
=====================================================
+ [Media] Support for some Youtube formats which had
been hidden in the "official" API (thanks "user")

Version 1.5.5.93rc3 371.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.93rc3
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+ [Media] Realmedia support
x [Media] Fixed Youtube's new AJAX navigation causing
FlashGot Media menu to accumulate entries

v 1.5.5.93rc2
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x [Media] Fixed icon installation regression
+ [Media] Australis-compatible icon installation


v 1.5.5.93rc1
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x Fixed folder selection intermittent failures on
non-Windows platforms (thanks Keba for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.93rc2 371.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.93rc2
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x [Media] Fixed icon installation regression
+ [Media] Australis-compatible icon installation

v 1.5.5.93rc1
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x Fixed folder selection intermittent failures on

Version 1.5.5.93rc1 371.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 28.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.25, Thunderbird 2.0 - 28.0

v 1.5.5.93rc1
=====================================================
x Fixed folder selection intermittent failures on
non-Windows platforms (thanks Keba for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.92rc1 371.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

Version 1.5.5.91rc1 371.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.91rc1
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x Fixed error in JSDownloadExtras.jsm (POST support
for new Nightly JS Downloads API)


v 1.5.5.9rc3
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x Fixed "FlashGot Media" command being shown even if
no media download was available
x Various minor bug fixes (thanks "user")

v 1.5.5.9rc2
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+ Asynchronous Youtube signature decoder sniffing
(thanks "user" for patch)
+ flashgot.media.autoCloseDocument about:config
preference controls whether the embedding page
should be closed as soon as a media download starts
(RFE by Ama97)
x [Locale] Updated fr (thanks Jack Black)
x Various bug fixes (thanks "user")

v 1.5.5.9rc1
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x Restored built-in download manager functionality in
Nightly, broken by the new JS Downloads API
x Cleaner DTA auto-detection
x Updated pl locale (thanks Teo)

Version 1.5.5.9rc3 371.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.9rc3
=====================================================
x Fixed "FlashGot Media" command being shown even if
no media download was available
x Various minor bug fixes (thanks "user")

v 1.5.5.9rc2
=====================================================
+ Asynchronous Youtube signature decoder sniffing
(thanks "user" for patch)
+ flashgot.media.autoCloseDocument about:config
preference controls whether the embedding page
should be closed as soon as a media download starts
(RFE by Ama97)
x [Locale] Updated fr (thanks Jack Black)
x Various bug fixes (thanks "user")

v 1.5.5.9rc1
=====================================================
x Restored built-in download manager functionality in
Nightly, broken by the new JS Downloads API
x Cleaner DTA auto-detection
x Updated pl locale (thanks Teo)

Version 1.5.5.9rc2 370.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.9rc2
=====================================================
+ Asynchronous Youtube signature decoder sniffing
(thanks "user" for patch)
+ flashgot.media.autoCloseDocument about:config
preference controls whether the embedding page
should be closed as soon as a media download starts
(RFE by Ama97)
x [Locale] Updated fr (thanks Jack Black)
x Various bug fixes (thanks "user")

v 1.5.5.9rc1
=====================================================
x Restored built-in download manager functionality in
Nightly, broken by the new JS Downloads API
x Cleaner DTA auto-detection
x Updated pl locale (thanks Teo)

Version 1.5.5.9rc1 368.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.9rc1
=====================================================
x Restored built-in download manager functionality in
Nightly, broken by the new JS Downloads API
x Cleaner DTA auto-detection
x Updated pl locale (thanks Teo)

Version 1.5.5.8rc1 363.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.8rc1
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x Fixed regression in versioning management

Version 1.5.5.7rc1 363.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 27.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.24, Thunderbird 2.0 - 27.0

v 1.5.5.7rc1
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+ Youtube signature decoding algorithm (SDA) sniffing
(thanks "user" for patches)
+ Youtube SDA sniffing automatically triggered if
stream checks fail
+ flashgot.media.YouTube.decode_signature_func.auto
preference to control whether SDA sniffing should
be automatic or manual (UI-driven)
x More resilient internal preference setting API

Version 1.5.5.6rc2 344.1 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 26.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.23, Thunderbird 2.0 - 26.0

v 1.5.5.6rc2
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x Restored Youtube functionality (thanks "user" for
patches)

Version 1.5.5.6rc1 340.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 26.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.23, Thunderbird 2.0 - 26.0

v 1.5.5.6rc1
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x Fixed bug in the domain sorting routine (thanks
Ilya for reporting and "user" for patch)

Version 1.5.5.5rc1 342.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 24.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.21, Thunderbird 2.0 - 24.0

v 1.5.5.5rc1
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x Added logging for original error messages on failed
file writes
x Fixed cookie handling for TLD-less URLs (thanks
jumpy21230 for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.5rc2 342.5 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 26.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.23, Thunderbird 2.0 - 26.0

v 1.5.5.5rc2
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x Fixed error logging bug (thanks therube for report)
x Fixed regression in name guessing based on document
title (thanks GµårÐïåñ for report)

v 1.5.5.5rc1
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x Added logging for original error messages on failed
file writes
x Fixed cookie handling for TLD-less URLs (thanks
jumpy21230 for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.4rc2 342.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 24.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.21, Thunderbird 2.0 - 24.0

v 1.5.5.4rc2
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x [Media] Fixed Youtube multiple formats sniffing
sometimes causing detected streams to be prefetched
x [Media] Restored compatibility with Gecko < 2.0
x [Built-in DM] User-facing error message if the
directory selected for download doesn't exist and
cannot be created

v 1.5.5.4rc1
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x [Built-in DM] User-facing error message if the
downloaded file cannot be written on disk

Version 1.5.5.3rc1 342.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 24.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.21, Thunderbird 2.0 - 24.0

v 1.5.5.3rc1
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x [Media] Improved file name guessing (thanks nagan
for reporting)
x [Locale] Updated French (thanks Jack Black)

Version 1.5.5.2rc3 341.9 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 23.0

v 1.5.5.2rc3
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x [Media] Detection of fragmented Youtube movies
inside Flash applets (thanks nagan for reporting)

v 1.5.5.2rc2
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x [Media] Further improvement in Dailymotion support
(thanks therube for reporting)

v 1.5.5.2rc1
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x [Media] Better support for fragmented Dailymotion
videos (thanks to chichi et al for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.2rc2 341.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 23.0

v 1.5.5.2rc2
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x [Media] Further imporvement in Dailymotion support
(thanks therube for reporting)
v 1.5.5.2rc1
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x [Media] Better support for fragmented Dailymotion
videos (thanks to chichi et al for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.2rc1 341.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 23.0

v 1.5.5.2rc1
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x [Media] Better support for fragmented Dailymotion
videos (thanks to chichi et al for reporting)

Version 1.5.5.1rc3 341.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.5.1rc3
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x [Media] Fixed Youtube content detection broken on
Gecko < 2.0 (thanks Joe Greenman for reporting)

v 1.5.5.1rc2
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x [Media] Fixed FLV and MP4 movies not being detected
if the Content-length HTTP header is missing

v 1.5.5.1rc1
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x [Media] Made Youtube metadata retrieval subrequests
honor private browsing settings
x Made redirection automation background requests
honor private browsing settings

Version 1.5.5.1rc1 341.6 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.5.1rc1
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x [Media] Made Youtube metadata retrieval subrequests
honor private browsing settings
x Made redirection automation background requests
honor private browsing settings

Version 1.5.5rc1 341.3 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 23.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.20, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.5rc1
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+ [Media] Automatic detection of alternate available
resolutions for Youtube movies
x [Media] Minor content type detection bug fix
+ Added timestamp to log entries (thanks GµårÐïåñ
for RFE)
+ Log buffers get automatically flushed whenever the
log file is opened in the browser

Version 1.5.4.4rc1 340.4 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 22.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.19, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.4.4rc1
=====================================================
+ Added timestamp to log entries (thanks GµårÐïåñ
for RFE)
+ Log buffers get automatically flushed whenever the
log file is opened in the browser

Version 1.5.4.3rc1 340.2 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 22.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.19, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.4.3
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+ Support for "FlashGot All" on XML documents with
URL-like attributes

Version 1.5.4.2rc1 340.1 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 22.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.19, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.4.2rc1
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+ Improved generic URL parameter redirector, does not
break on some tracking Google results anymore
+ Added flashgot.redir.generic.exceptions preference
to exclude incompatible URLs from generic URL
parameter redirection via space-separated regular
expressions
+ Support for DTA 3.0 Private Browsing (thanks Nils
Maier for suggestion)

Version 1.5.4.1rc1 340.0 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 22.0, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.19, Thunderbird 2.0 - 22.0

v 1.5.4.1rc1
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x Better support for per-window Private Browsing

Version 1.5.4rc1 339.8 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 21.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.18a1, Thunderbird 2.0 - 21.0a1

v 1.5.4rc1
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+ [Media] Right-clicking any URL in the Media menu
copies it to clipboard (thanks GµårÐïåñ for RFE)

Version 1.5.3rc2 339.7 KiB Works with Firefox 2.0 - 21.0a1, SeaMonkey 2.0 - 2.18a1, Thunderbird 2.0 - 21.0a1

v 1.5.3rc2
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+ [Chooser] Improved destination path selection
behavior makes copy & paste easier
x Fixed on the fly download when changing the default
download manager not working for single links

v 1.5.3rc1
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x [Media] Fixed flashing icon hidden on some popup
windows (thanks nagan for reporting)