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  • v0.91.2 Changes

    April 28, 2016
    • โœ… Test node v6
  • v0.91.1 Changes

    April 24, 2016
    • Emit 'done' event after sending the 'complete' message to the tracker.
  • v0.91.0 Changes

    April 21, 2016

    โž• Added

    • ๐Ÿšฆ client.listening property to signal whether TCP server is listening for incoming connections.

    • client.dhtPort property reflects the actual DHT port when user doesn't specify one (this is parallel to client.torrentPort for the TCP torrent listening server)

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • ๐Ÿ”€ Merged Swarm class into Torrent object. Properties on torrent.swarm (like torrent.swarm.wires) now exist on torrent (e.g. torrent.wires).

    • ๐Ÿ—„ Deprecate: Do not use torrent.swarm anymore. Use torrent instead.

    • torrent.addPeer can no longer be called before the infoHash event has been emitted.

    • โœ‚ Remove torrent.on('listening') event. Use client.on('listening') instead.

    • โœ‚ Remove support from TCPPool for listening on multiple ports. This was not used by WebTorrent and just added complexity. There is now a single TCPPool instance for the whole WebTorrent client.

    • ๐Ÿ—„ Deprecate: Do not use client.download() anymore. Use client.add() instead.

    • Only pass torrent.infoHash to the Chunk Store constructor, instead of the Torrent instance itself, to prevent accidental memory leaks of the Torrent object by the store. (Open an issue if you were using other properties. They can be re-added.)

    • Non-fatal errors with a single torrent will be emitted at torrent.on('error'). You should listen to this event. Previously, all torrent errors were also emitted on client.on('error') and handling torrent.on('error') was optional. This design is better since now it is possible to distinguish between fatal client errors (client.on('error')) when the whole client becomes unusable versus recoverable errors where only a single torrent fails (torrent.on('error')) but the client can continue to be used. However, if there is no torrent.on('error') event, then the error will be forwarded to client.on('error'). This prevents crashing the client when the user only has a listener on the client, but it makes it impossible for them to determine a client error versus a torrent error.

    • โœ‚ Removed torrent.numBlockedPeers property. Use the blockedPeer event to track this yourself.

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • If client.get is passed a Torrent instance, it now only returns it if it is present in the client.

    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Errors creating a torrent with client.seed are now emitted on the returned torrent object instead of the client (unless there is no event listeners on torrent.on('error') as previously discussed). The torrent object is now also destroyed automatically for the user, as was probably expected.

    • Do not return existing torrent object when duplicate torrent is added. Fire an 'error' event instead.

    • Memory leaks of Torrent object caused by many internal subclasses of WebTorrent, including RarityMap, TCPPool, WebConn, Server, File.

    • client.ratio and torrent.ratio are now calculated as uploaded / received instead of uploaded / downloaded.