SparkleShare Changelog

New in version 1.5.0 Preview

November 21st, 2014
  • Mac UI updates to integrate well with Yosemite
  • Per folder sync status in icon menu
  • Add ability to pause sync and add a commit message on resume
  • Remove dock icon on Mac and force windows on top
  • Update certificate for Gravatar
  • Resizable "Recent Changes" window on Windows
  • Several stability fixes
  • Improvements to filesystem watcher and exclude list

New in version 1.4.0 (June 20th, 2014)

  • Hylke:
  • Check user's local bin folders for git binary
  • Show a notification after trying to start the app multiple times
  • Set default focus on password fields when setting up encryption
  • Show disclosure triangly on Recent Changes window timestamps
  • Fix some conflict resolution issues by merging instead of rebasing on the remote
  • Fix crash when copying to clipboard on Windows
  • Sync more quickly after the system wakes up from sleep
  • Fix conflict resolution when renaming folders

New in version 1.2.0 (October 7th, 2013)

  • Fixes to the invite feature, now works when SparkleShare isn't running yet (by Jo Shields)
  • Don't crash, but complain when FIPS is enabled on Windows
  • Fix some interface logic in Add dialog
  • Fix some inaccurate sync state messages in the status icon
  • Fix conflict when running when TortoiseGit is installed
  • Fix blank Add dialog on OS X Snow Leopard
  • Fix crash when user cancels initial project download
  • Fix Continue button not enabling when entering encryption password
  • Fix Planio plugin name showing up as Gitorious on Linux
  • Show download speed on initial project add

New in version 1.1.0 (May 27th, 2013)

  • Fixed retina Mac support by Aaron Bockover
  • Don't sync files with names that are problematic on Windows
  • Show Client ID (link code) in the status icon menu
  • Don't show notifications for changes that you made yourself
  • Use large message tray icon on GNOME 3
  • Added a plugin for
  • Work with host keys other than just RSA
  • " " and "_" in project names become spaces in folder names
  • Stricter permissions on the SparkleShare folder on Unix systems
  • Open folders in the event log by clicking project names
  • Allow spaces in passwords
  • Change invite scheme to sparkleshare://addProject/$URL
  • Many other bug fixes and tweaks

New in version 1.0.0 (December 8th, 2012)

  • Rebrand 0.9.10 with some minor changes to 1.0.0

New in version 0.9.10 (December 7th, 2012)

  • Fix folders not opening from statusicon menu on Windows
  • Fix freeze on Mac when retrying a failed add a project attempt
  • Fix a freeze on Mac when updating the status icon when the menu is open

New in version 0.9.9 (December 3rd, 2012)

  • Add high resolution images for retina displays on macs
  • Put uncommonly used menu items in a submenu in the statusicon
  • Fix an issue connecting to encrypted projects
  • New tutorial slides
  • Detect more types of sync errors
  • Various small fixes and cleanups

New in version 0.9.8 (November 19th, 2012)

  • Show both the cumulative upload and download speeds when multiple projects are syncing at the same time
  • Defer receiving changes when affected files are locked and show a warning in the statusicon (mostly affects Windows)
  • Fix an issue where changing the case of a file name that will be synced to Windows or Mac would result in a no longer syncable project
  • Add a "Try Again" action underneath every error reported in the statusicon to force a retry
  • Always sync to the default git branch even when it's not named "master" (e.g. "gh-pages")
  • Fix unicode characters displaying weirdly in the event log

New in version 0.9.7 (November 10th, 2012)

  • Remove Growl and use native OS X notifications
  • Treat underscores in project names as spaces for the folder names
  • Allow periods "." in project names
  • Depend on git >= 1.7.12
  • Fix Mac Unicode compatibility (could cause duplicate files or folders between different platforms)