[owncloud-user] ownCloud Client 1.5.1 RC1

Klaas Freitag freitag at owncloud.com
Tue Feb 11 17:20:59 MET 2014


here is a friendly reminder for you about the Release Candidate of our 
ownCloud Client release 1.5.1.

Please help testing and post any bugs you might find to the github bug 
tracker [1]. Please prepend the bugs subject with [1.5.1 rc1]. Needless 
to say that this is not yet released software which should not be used 
on production data.

Thanks for your help,


[1] https://github.com/owncloud/mirall/issues/new

   MacOSX: Will come soon, please stay tuned

Draft Changelog:

   * Added an auto updater that updates the client if a
     more recent version was found automatically
   * Added a button to the account dialog that gives information
     about the encryption layer used for communication, plus a
     certificate information widget
   * Preserve the permission settings of local files rather than
     setting them to a default (Bug #820)
   * Handle windows lnk files correctly (Bug #1307)
   * Detect removes and renames in read only shares and
     restore the gone away files. (Bug #1386)
   * Fixes sign in/sign out and password dialog. (Bug #1353)
   * Fixed error messages (Bug #1394)
   * Lots of fixes for building with Qt5
   * Changes to network limits are now also applied during a
     sync run
   * Fixed on mem leak after a valgrind run on Mac
   * Imported the ocsync library into miralls repository.
     Adopted all build systems and packaging to that.
   * Introduce a new linux packaging scheme following the
     debian upstream scheme
   * Use a refactored Linux file system watcher based on
     inotify, incl. unit tests
   * Wizard: Gracefully fall back to HTTP if HTTPS connection
     fails, issuing a warning
   * Fixed translation misses in the propagator
   * Fixes in proxy configuration
   * Fixes in sync journal handling
   * Fix the upload progress if the local source is still
     changing when the upload begins.
   * Add proxy support to owncloud commandline client
   * NSIS fixes
   * A lot of other fixes and minor improvements

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