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    1 googler 4.3.2
    2 2021-01-21
    3 
    4 - Fix html class of result nodes (#393, fixes #392)
    5 - Do not sabotage stdin of url_handler (#386)
    6 
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    8 
    9 googler 4.3.1
   10 2020-10-10
   11 
   12 - several important parser fixes
   13 - retire Python v3.5, add v3.9
   14 
   15 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   16 
   17 googler 4.3
   18 2020-10-10
   19 
   20 - fix recent break due to server-side changes
   21 - option `-e`/`--exclude` to exclude site from results
   22 - option `-g`/`--geoloc` to specify geolocation
   23 - replace uuid1 with uuid4 in request
   24 
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   26 
   27 googler 4.2
   28 2020-07-28
   29 
   30 - support GUI platform browsers on WSL
   31 - support Wayland native copier `wl-copy`
   32 - program options `--ipv4`, `--ipv6`; ipv4 preferred by default
   33 - deduplicate results
   34 - fix sitelinks parsing
   35 - combine consecutive whitespaces
   36 - fix extraction of matched keywords
   37 - fix match highlighting
   38 - no additional blank line for empty abstracts
   39 - undocumented debug option `--parse` to parse dumped HTML
   40 
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   42 
   43 googler 4.1
   44 2020-04-30
   45 
   46 What's in?
   47 - search Google Videos
   48 - options `--from` and `--to` to specify date range for search
   49 - update parser to handle new layout for Google News results
   50 - strip trailing comma from metadata
   51 - add auto-generated packages for new distros, remove obsolete
   52 
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   54 
   55 googler 4.0
   56 2019-11-27
   57 
   58 What's in?
   59 - Switch to modern UA and fix parser to handle new result format
   60 - Text-wrapping
   61 
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   63 
   64 googler 3.9
   65 2019-05-30
   66 
   67 What's in?
   68 - fix issue - `googler` showing "No results."
   69 - show matched keywords in bold in result abstracts
   70 - option `--colorize` for more control on colors
   71 - better support for colors on Windows
   72 - switch to CircleCI from Travis
   73 - option `--noua` is deprecated (noop) and will be removed in future
   74 
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   76 
   77 googler 3.8
   78 2019-03-27
   79 
   80 What's in?
   81 - A complete parser rewrite
   82 - Visual redesign of the output format
   83 - Text-wrapping for CJK wide characters
   84 - Refresh current page on URL expansion toggle
   85 - Available on Raspbian testing and Chocolatey
   86 - Several important fixes
   87 
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   89 
   90 googler 3.7.1
   91 2018-10-10
   92 
   93 What's in?
   94 - Custom user agent
   95 - Fix to unescape auto-completions
   96 
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   98 
   99 googler 3.7
  100 2018-09-16
  101 
  102 What's in?
  103 - Support xclip as a clipboard utility on *nix
  104 - Support GNU Screen and tmux as clipboard fallback
  105 - Support Termux clipboard on Android
  106 
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  108 
  109 googler 3.6
  110 2018-05-23
  111 
  112 What's in?
  113 - Decode auto-completion info as per charset in response header
  114 - Ignore trailing `/` in proxy
  115 - Some heath sites added to googler @t
  116 - User agent updated to Firefox 60
  117 - Availability on Fedora and openSUSE
  118 - More auto-generated packages
  119 
  120 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  121 
  122 googler 3.5
  123 2018-02-16
  124 
  125 What's in?
  126 - URL folding to show only domain name
  127 - Omniprompt key `c` to copy URL to clipboard
  128 - Support env var `DISABLE_PROMPT_COLOR` to disable prompt color (see #203)
  129 
  130 Note: Python 3.3 reached EOL, will not be supported anymore.
  131 
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  133 
  134 googler 3.4
  135 2017-10-02
  136 
  137 What's in?
  138 - Support custom URL handler script or cli utility (option `--url-handler`)
  139 - Support text browser override with GUI browser (omniprompt key `O`)
  140 - A stunning project logo! (designed by @zmwangx)
  141 
  142 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  143 
  144 googler 3.3
  145 2017-08-17
  146 
  147 What's in?
  148 - Search auto-completion (using completion scripts)
  149 - Python 3.6 support
  150 - Automated release package builds using PackageCore
  151 
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  153 
  154 googler 3.2
  155 2017-07-07
  156 
  157 What's in?
  158 - Basic authentication with `--proxy`
  159 - Option `--unfilter` to include similar results
  160 - New googler @ts : Manga Reader, Mac Rumors, OMG! Ubuntu!
  161 - Fix: skip certain card results with `--noua`
  162 - options `--json` and `--exact` decoupled
  163 
  164 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  165 
  166 googler 3.1
  167 2017-04-28
  168 
  169 What's in?
  170 - Search result metadata (e.g. IMDB rating)
  171 - Multi-site search
  172 - Browse numeric ranges at omniprompt
  173 - googler@ - Financial Times, The Pirate Bay added
  174 
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  176 
  177 googler 3.0
  178 2017-03-12
  179 
  180 Modifications
  181 - Introducing [googler @t](https://github.com/jarun/googler#googler-t) add-on!
  182 - Open multiple indices from omniprompt
  183 - Open all indices from omniprompt
  184 - Option `--enable-browser-output` is now `--show-browser-logs`
  185 - Multiple bug fixes
  186 
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  188 
  189 googler 2.9
  190 2016-12-18
  191 
  192 **NOTICE**
  193 - `googler` is on Debian and Ubuntu official releases now. In addition, there's
  194 a PPA in place to install the latest program releases from.
  195 
  196 Modifications
  197 - Omniprompt option to search exact keywords on auto-correction
  198 - Push cmdline arguments to readline history (simplifies editing the keywords)
  199 - Added check to ensure UTF-8 encoding
  200 - Support 3 HTTP redirections before failing to connect
  201 - Support environment variable https_proxy
  202 - Python 3.5.3 compliance for TLS 1.2
  203 - Removed deb package generation scripts
  204 
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  206 
  207 googler 2.8
  208 2016-10-04
  209 
  210 Modifications
  211 - Add option --notweak to disable TCP optimizations and forced TLS 1.2.
  212 - Limited self-upgrade options to -U or --upgrade. Removed --update.
  213 
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  215 
  216 googler v2.7
  217 2016-08-28
  218 
  219 Modifications
  220 - Show google services abstract with User Agent disabled.
  221 - In-place self-upgrade mechanism.
  222 - Fix integration with text-based browsers.
  223 - Set process title to googler if setproctitle is installed.
  224 
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  226 
  227 googler v2.6
  228 2016-07-06
  229 
  230 Modifications
  231 - Option `--noua` to disable UA (default - enabled).
  232 - Logging and auto-completion script changes.
  233 
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  235 
  236 googler v2.5.1
  237 2016-06-13
  238 
  239 Modifications
  240 - Enable TCP/IP optimizations only for Linux. This fails on OS X.
  241 
  242 NOTE: The optimizations do not work on Linux 2.4 and earlier either.
  243 
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  245 
  246 googler v2.5
  247 2016-06-12
  248 
  249 **NOTICE:**
  250 - Python 2.x support is discontinued.
  251 - googler is now available on [Debian Sid](https://packages.debian.org/unstable/main/googler)
  252 
  253 Modifications
  254 - Invoking `googler` without search keywords shows omniprompt
  255 - Introduced options -h and --help to show program help and exit
  256 - Support cookie
  257 - Use TLS 1.2 (Python 3.4 and above)
  258 - Omniprompt key to unfilter filtered similar results
  259 - HTTPS proxy support (non-TLS 1.2 supported)
  260 - News time shown in cyan by default
  261 - Tons of code, logging and debug improvements (thanks Zhiming)
  262 
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  264 
  265 googler v2.4.1
  266 2016-05-22
  267 
  268 **NOTICE:** Python 2.x support is deprecated now. While it's still
  269 possible to use Python 2.x by editing the shebang, we have found
  270 issues with Python 2.x (e.g. readline doesn't work) which don't
  271 have a satisfactory solution without impacting other features.
  272 Python 2.x support will be completely removed in the next version.
  273 
  274 Modifications
  275 - Sitelinks support
  276 - Customizable colours
  277 - Context in News results
  278 - .deb package for Debian and Ubuntu family
  279 - Basic support for terminal emulators having ANSI escape sequence support on Windows
  280 - New omniprompt option -f to jump to first results page
  281 - New omniprompt key -o to open the current search in browser
  282 - Shorter omniprompt
  283 - Non-interactive mode to fetch results and exit
  284 - JSON output support
  285 - A complete re-write of the HTML parser
  286 
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  288 
  289 googler v2.3
  290 2016-04-23
  291 
  292 Modifications
  293 - Google Site Search support (option -w)
  294 - Auto-completion scripts for Zsh, Bash and Fish shells
  295 - All Google top level domains supported
  296 - Show time for news
  297 - Integrated omniprompt help
  298 - Move to argparse
  299   - Additional long options easier to remember
  300 - Graceful SIGINT handler
  301 - Add version to debug logs
  302 AND ...
  303 - An *awesssome* asciinema recording for the README from Zhiming
  304 
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  306 
  307 googler v2.2
  308 2016-03-12
  309 
  310 Modifications
  311 - Show quotes in text and title
  312 - Option to disable automatic spelling correction
  313 - User agent identifier added for all requests
  314 - Improved concise omniprompt with color inversion to work as a page separator
  315 - Set column size to auto when sys.stderr is not a tty
  316 - Decode HTTPS response in UTF-8
  317 - Dynamically detect python version using /usr/bin/env
  318 - Handle EOF (Ctrl-d) at omniprompt
  319 
  320 Improvements
  321 - Refactored code
  322   - Modularized code for repetitive logic
  323   - Unnecessary code removal
  324 - Dump full HTML response in debug mode
  325 - Homebrew integration
  326 - Travis integration
  327 - A better readme in 100% markdown and ToC with references
  328 
  329 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  330 
  331 googler v2.1
  332 2016-02-01
  333 
  334 Modifications
  335 - Project renamed to googler, same as the utility
  336 - Gzip compression to fetch data
  337 - Improved continuous search (works without the `g` key at prompt now. Check
  338   Example 10 in README for exceptions)
  339 - Skip Google News, Images links and ads
  340 - Show skipped link count
  341 
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  343 
  344 google-cli v2.0
  345 2016-01-09
  346 
  347 Modifications
  348 - IMPORTANT fix for issue #19: Google replaced "li" with "div" as search result
  349   separator. Users must update to this release or latest dev version for
  350   google-cli to work.
  351 - Handle formatting on Mac OS X in emacs eshell (or any terminal envornment
  352   where number of columns returned is 0).
  353 - PEP 8 style adaptation. Thanks @shaggytwodope!
  354 
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  356 
  357 google-cli v1.9
  358 2015-11-13
  359 
  360 Modifications
  361 - Skip results without any URL (Google custom results like time, define etc.).
  362 - Use readline library to support arrow keys in input.
  363 - Support installation on OSX. Thanks @ibaaj.
  364 - Pre-check negative index before attempting to open URL.
  365 - Handle exception: "socket.gaierror: [Errno -2] Name or service not known"
  366   due to connection throttle on low-bandwidth.
  367 - Print correct Exception in case of connection timeout.
  368 
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  370 
  371 google-cli v1.8
  372 2015-10-11
  373 
  374 Modification
  375 - Added timeout to HTTPSConnection()
  376 - Redirected stdout and stderr to suppress all warning & error messages when
  377   opening results in Firefox
  378 
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  380 
  381 google-cli v1.7
  382 2015-10-07
  383 
  384 Modification
  385 - Added support for redirection and piping
  386 - Used stderr instead of stdin to determine console geometry
  387 
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  389 
  390 google-cli v1.6
  391 2015-09-12
  392 
  393 Modification
  394 - Changed incremental search key from s to g keeping in mind that users may use
  395   g as the alias for googler.
  396 
  397 Fix
  398 - Handle httplib.BadStatusLine exception. This happens if the connection is
  399   closed due to inactivity. Now googler will reconnect and re-issue the search.
  400 
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  402 
  403 google-cli v1.5
  404 2015-09-04
  405 
  406 New capabilities
  407 - Incremental search support from the same running instance
  408 - Utility name changed to googler to void any copyright infringements
  409 
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  411 
  412 google-cli v1.2
  413 2015-09-03
  414 
  415 New capabilities
  416 - Open result in browser using index number (thanks jeremija)
  417 - Google News support
  418 - Time limit search by hours
  419 - Country specific search (28 top-level domains added)
  420 - Add switch to enable debug logs
  421 
  422 Removal
  423 - Removed file type specific search option -f in favour of filetype:mime Google
  424   keyword
  425 
  426 Fixes
  427 - Convert %22 to " (double quote) in URLs
  428 - Inputs other than n, p or number (+ Enter) exit
  429 - Fix failure to open URL with " (double quotes) in browser
  430 - Fix version information in manpage
  431 - Get rid of Google Chrome debug/error messages in console when opening URL
  432 
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  434 
  435 google-cli v1.1
  436 2015-08-25
  437 
  438 New capabilities
  439 - Add Python 3.x support
  440 - Add UTF-8 request and response
  441 [both the contributions are from Narrat]
  442 
  443 NOTE: The next change in queue is to support opening the URLs in browser. As we
  444 can see during preliminary tests, there are several issues around Google Chrome
  445 and its mods. This release works as a stable release before we hop on.
  446 
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  448 
  449 google-cli v1.0
  450 2015-08-22
  451 
  452 New capabilities
  453 - HTTPS support
  454 - Navigate as in regular google search
  455 - File type in search as an option
  456 - Time limited search (day, week, month, year)
  457 - Show full text snippet of search results
  458 - Unicode in URL support
  459 - Honour -j even if -n is not used and open the result in browser
  460 - Skip browser to show result in console for empty URL, e.g., first result of
  461   'define hello'
  462 - Handle google redirections (error 302)
  463 - Throw error in case of google error due to unusual activity from IP
  464 
  465 Fixes
  466 - Adapt to new google HTML response
  467 - Fixed character encoding problem in URL e.g. double quotes (%22) changed to
  468   %2522
  469 
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