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11/22/16 14:44:35 (3 years ago)
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     6== 2016-04-18 ==
     7=== 1.0 Important Features ===
     8
     9The 1.0 LTS branch is nearly ready, only needs some finishing touches like the new logo and icons (#1342).
     10
     11Here's a list of the most prominent features:
     12* SSL socket support #1252, documentation and examples here: [/wiki/Encryption/SSL], supported in the launcher
     13* we've been assigned the default port {{{14500}}} by [http://www.iana.org/ IANA]: #731, so the TCP port is now optional ie: {{{xpra attach tcp:hostname}}}
     14* run a system-wide proxy server service (#1335) on our default port, using system authentication
     15* MS Windows users can start a shadow server from the start menu, which is also accessible via http
     16* list all local network sessions exposed via mdns using {{{xpra list-mdns}}} #1332
     17* the proxy servers can start new sessions on demand: #1319
     18* much faster websocket / http server for the HTML5 client: #1252, with SSL support: #1213, MS Windows and Mac OS X server support: #1211
     19* much improved HTML client: #1341, including support for native video decoding in #1107
     20* VNC-like desktop support: #1206 + #1247 ie: {{{xpra start-desktop --start-child=fluxbox --exit-with-children}}}
     21* pointer grabs using {{{Shift+Menu}}} #1229, keyboard grabs using {{{Control+Menu}}} #1195
     22* window scrolling detection for much faster compression: #1232
     23* server-side support for 10-bit colours: #909
     24* better automatic encoding selection and video tuning: #1257, #1135, #1014, support H264 b-frames: #800
     25* file transfer improvements: #1026
     26* SSH password input support on all platforms in launcher: #1240
     27* client applications can trigger window move and resize with MS Windows and Mac OS X clients: #772 (ie: google chrome requires this)
     28* geometry handling improvements, multi-monitor #1284, fullscreen: #1327
     29* drag and drop support between application windows: #770
     30* colour management synchronisation: #1086 (and DPI, workspace, etc)
     31* the configuration file is now split into multiple logical parts, see {{{/etc/xpra/conf.d}}}: #1254
     32* more configuration options for printers: #1325
     33* audio codec improvements: #1196, #1204, #1227, new codecs: #1212, mpeg audio codec: #1194
     34* reliable video support for all Debian and Ubuntu versions via private ffmpeg libraries: #1256
     35* use {{{XDG_RUNTIME_DIR}}} if possible: #1129, move more files to {{{/run}}}: #888 (sockets, log file)
     36* build and packaging improvements: #977, minify during build: #890, rpm "python2": #1258, netbsd v4l: #1223
     37* Mac OS X PKG installer now sets up ".xpra" file and "xpra:" URL association, #1163
     38* Mac OS X remote shadow start support (not all versions are supported): #1169
     39
     40And many other more structural improvements under the hood!
     41}}}
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