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    1 googler 4.1
    2 2020-04-30
    3 
    4 What's in?
    5 - search Google Videos
    6 - options `--from` and `--to` to specify date range for search
    7 - update parser to handle new layout for Google News results
    8 - strip trailing comma from metadata
    9 - add auto-generated packages for new distros, remove obsolete
   10 
   11 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   12 
   13 googler 4.0
   14 2019-11-27
   15 
   16 What's in?
   17 - Switch to modern UA and fix parser to handle new result format
   18 - Text-wrapping
   19 
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   21 
   22 googler 3.9
   23 2019-05-30
   24 
   25 What's in?
   26 - fix issue - `googler` showing "No results."
   27 - show matched keywords in bold in result abstracts
   28 - option `--colorize` for more control on colors
   29 - better support for colors on Windows
   30 - switch to CircleCI from Travis
   31 - option `--noua` is deprecated (noop) and will be removed in future
   32 
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   34 
   35 googler 3.8
   36 2019-03-27
   37 
   38 What's in?
   39 - A complete parser rewrite
   40 - Visual redesign of the output format
   41 - Text-wrapping for CJK wide characters
   42 - Refresh current page on URL expansion toggle
   43 - Available on Raspbian testing and Chocolatey
   44 - Several important fixes
   45 
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   47 
   48 googler 3.7.1
   49 2018-10-10
   50 
   51 What's in?
   52 - Custom user agent
   53 - Fix to unescape auto-completions
   54 
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   56 
   57 googler 3.7
   58 2018-09-16
   59 
   60 What's in?
   61 - Support xclip as a clipboard utility on *nix
   62 - Support GNU Screen and tmux as clipboard fallback
   63 - Support Termux clipboard on Android
   64 
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   66 
   67 googler 3.6
   68 2018-05-23
   69 
   70 What's in?
   71 - Decode auto-completion info as per charset in response header
   72 - Ignore trailing `/` in proxy
   73 - Some heath sites added to googler @t
   74 - User agent updated to Firefox 60
   75 - Availability on Fedora and openSUSE
   76 - More auto-generated packages
   77 
   78 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   79 
   80 googler 3.5
   81 2018-02-16
   82 
   83 What's in?
   84 - URL folding to show only domain name
   85 - Omniprompt key `c` to copy URL to clipboard
   86 - Support env var `DISABLE_PROMPT_COLOR` to disable prompt color (see #203)
   87 
   88 Note: Python 3.3 reached EOL, will not be supported anymore.
   89 
   90 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
   91 
   92 googler 3.4
   93 2017-10-02
   94 
   95 What's in?
   96 - Support custom URL handler script or cli utility (option `--url-handler`)
   97 - Support text browser override with GUI browser (omniprompt key `O`)
   98 - A stunning project logo! (designed by @zmwangx)
   99 
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  101 
  102 googler 3.3
  103 2017-08-17
  104 
  105 What's in?
  106 - Search auto-completion (using completion scripts)
  107 - Python 3.6 support
  108 - Automated release package builds using PackageCore
  109 
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  111 
  112 googler 3.2
  113 2017-07-07
  114 
  115 What's in?
  116 - Basic authentication with `--proxy`
  117 - Option `--unfilter` to include similar results
  118 - New googler @ts : Manga Reader, Mac Rumors, OMG! Ubuntu!
  119 - Fix: skip certain card results with `--noua`
  120 - options `--json` and `--exact` decoupled
  121 
  122 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  123 
  124 googler 3.1
  125 2017-04-28
  126 
  127 What's in?
  128 - Search result metadata (e.g. IMDB rating)
  129 - Multi-site search
  130 - Browse numeric ranges at omniprompt
  131 - googler@ - Financial Times, The Pirate Bay added
  132 
  133 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  134 
  135 googler 3.0
  136 2017-03-12
  137 
  138 Modifications
  139 - Introducing [googler @t](https://github.com/jarun/googler#googler-t) add-on!
  140 - Open multiple indices from omniprompt
  141 - Open all indices from omniprompt
  142 - Option `--enable-browser-output` is now `--show-browser-logs`
  143 - Multiple bug fixes
  144 
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  146 
  147 googler 2.9
  148 2016-12-18
  149 
  150 **NOTICE**
  151 - `googler` is on Debian and Ubuntu official releases now. In addition, there's
  152 a PPA in place to install the latest program releases from.
  153 
  154 Modifications
  155 - Omniprompt option to search exact keywords on auto-correction
  156 - Push cmdline arguments to readline history (simplifies editing the keywords)
  157 - Added check to ensure UTF-8 encoding
  158 - Support 3 HTTP redirections before failing to connect
  159 - Support environment variable https_proxy
  160 - Python 3.5.3 compliance for TLS 1.2
  161 - Removed deb package generation scripts
  162 
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  164 
  165 googler 2.8
  166 2016-10-04
  167 
  168 Modifications
  169 - Add option --notweak to disable TCP optimizations and forced TLS 1.2.
  170 - Limited self-upgrade options to -U or --upgrade. Removed --update.
  171 
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  173 
  174 googler v2.7
  175 2016-08-28
  176 
  177 Modifications
  178 - Show google services abstract with User Agent disabled.
  179 - In-place self-upgrade mechanism.
  180 - Fix integration with text-based browsers.
  181 - Set process title to googler if setproctitle is installed.
  182 
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  184 
  185 googler v2.6
  186 2016-07-06
  187 
  188 Modifications
  189 - Option `--noua` to disable UA (default - enabled).
  190 - Logging and auto-completion script changes.
  191 
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  193 
  194 googler v2.5.1
  195 2016-06-13
  196 
  197 Modifications
  198 - Enable TCP/IP optimizations only for Linux. This fails on OS X.
  199 
  200 NOTE: The optimizations do not work on Linux 2.4 and earlier either.
  201 
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  203 
  204 googler v2.5
  205 2016-06-12
  206 
  207 **NOTICE:**
  208 - Python 2.x support is discontinued.
  209 - googler is now available on [Debian Sid](https://packages.debian.org/unstable/main/googler)
  210 
  211 Modifications
  212 - Invoking `googler` without search keywords shows omniprompt
  213 - Introduced options -h and --help to show program help and exit
  214 - Support cookie
  215 - Use TLS 1.2 (Python 3.4 and above)
  216 - Omniprompt key to unfilter filtered similar results
  217 - HTTPS proxy support (non-TLS 1.2 supported)
  218 - News time shown in cyan by default
  219 - Tons of code, logging and debug improvements (thanks Zhiming)
  220 
  221 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  222 
  223 googler v2.4.1
  224 2016-05-22
  225 
  226 **NOTICE:** Python 2.x support is deprecated now. While it's still
  227 possible to use Python 2.x by editing the shebang, we have found
  228 issues with Python 2.x (e.g. readline doesn't work) which don't
  229 have a satisfactory solution without impacting other features.
  230 Python 2.x support will be completely removed in the next version.
  231 
  232 Modifications
  233 - Sitelinks support
  234 - Customizable colours
  235 - Context in News results
  236 - .deb package for Debian and Ubuntu family
  237 - Basic support for terminal emulators having ANSI escape sequence support on Windows
  238 - New omniprompt option -f to jump to first results page
  239 - New omniprompt key -o to open the current search in browser
  240 - Shorter omniprompt
  241 - Non-interactive mode to fetch results and exit
  242 - JSON output support
  243 - A complete re-write of the HTML parser
  244 
  245 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  246 
  247 googler v2.3
  248 2016-04-23
  249 
  250 Modifications
  251 - Google Site Search support (option -w)
  252 - Auto-completion scripts for Zsh, Bash and Fish shells
  253 - All Google top level domains supported
  254 - Show time for news
  255 - Integrated omniprompt help
  256 - Move to argparse
  257   - Additional long options easier to remember
  258 - Graceful SIGINT handler
  259 - Add version to debug logs
  260 AND ...
  261 - An *awesssome* asciinema recording for the README from Zhiming
  262 
  263 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  264 
  265 googler v2.2
  266 2016-03-12
  267 
  268 Modifications
  269 - Show quotes in text and title
  270 - Option to disable automatic spelling correction
  271 - User agent identifier added for all requests
  272 - Improved concise omniprompt with color inversion to work as a page separator
  273 - Set column size to auto when sys.stderr is not a tty
  274 - Decode HTTPS response in UTF-8
  275 - Dynamically detect python version using /usr/bin/env
  276 - Handle EOF (Ctrl-d) at omniprompt
  277 
  278 Improvements
  279 - Refactored code
  280   - Modularized code for repetitive logic
  281   - Unnecessary code removal
  282 - Dump full HTML response in debug mode
  283 - Homebrew integration
  284 - Travis integration
  285 - A better readme in 100% markdown and ToC with references
  286 
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  288 
  289 googler v2.1
  290 2016-02-01
  291 
  292 Modifications
  293 - Project renamed to googler, same as the utility
  294 - Gzip compression to fetch data
  295 - Improved continuous search (works without the `g` key at prompt now. Check
  296   Example 10 in README for exceptions)
  297 - Skip Google News, Images links and ads
  298 - Show skipped link count
  299 
  300 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  301 
  302 google-cli v2.0
  303 2016-01-09
  304 
  305 Modifications
  306 - IMPORTANT fix for issue #19: Google replaced "li" with "div" as search result
  307   separator. Users must update to this release or latest dev version for
  308   google-cli to work.
  309 - Handle formatting on Mac OS X in emacs eshell (or any terminal envornment
  310   where number of columns returned is 0).
  311 - PEP 8 style adaptation. Thanks @shaggytwodope!
  312 
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  314 
  315 google-cli v1.9
  316 2015-11-13
  317 
  318 Modifications
  319 - Skip results without any URL (Google custom results like time, define etc.).
  320 - Use readline library to support arrow keys in input.
  321 - Support installation on OSX. Thanks @ibaaj.
  322 - Pre-check negative index before attempting to open URL.
  323 - Handle exception: "socket.gaierror: [Errno -2] Name or service not known"
  324   due to connection throttle on low-bandwidth.
  325 - Print correct Exception in case of connection timeout.
  326 
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  328 
  329 google-cli v1.8
  330 2015-10-11
  331 
  332 Modification
  333 - Added timeout to HTTPSConnection()
  334 - Redirected stdout and stderr to suppress all warning & error messages when
  335   opening results in Firefox
  336 
  337 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  338 
  339 google-cli v1.7
  340 2015-10-07
  341 
  342 Modification
  343 - Added support for redirection and piping
  344 - Used stderr instead of stdin to determine console geometry
  345 
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  347 
  348 google-cli v1.6
  349 2015-09-12
  350 
  351 Modification
  352 - Changed incremental search key from s to g keeping in mind that users may use
  353   g as the alias for googler.
  354 
  355 Fix
  356 - Handle httplib.BadStatusLine exception. This happens if the connection is
  357   closed due to inactivity. Now googler will reconnect and re-issue the search.
  358 
  359 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  360 
  361 google-cli v1.5
  362 2015-09-04
  363 
  364 New capabilities
  365 - Incremental search support from the same running instance
  366 - Utility name changed to googler to void any copyright infringements
  367 
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  369 
  370 google-cli v1.2
  371 2015-09-03
  372 
  373 New capabilities
  374 - Open result in browser using index number (thanks jeremija)
  375 - Google News support
  376 - Time limit search by hours
  377 - Country specific search (28 top-level domains added)
  378 - Add switch to enable debug logs
  379 
  380 Removal
  381 - Removed file type specific search option -f in favour of filetype:mime Google
  382   keyword
  383 
  384 Fixes
  385 - Convert %22 to " (double quote) in URLs
  386 - Inputs other than n, p or number (+ Enter) exit
  387 - Fix failure to open URL with " (double quotes) in browser
  388 - Fix version information in manpage
  389 - Get rid of Google Chrome debug/error messages in console when opening URL
  390 
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  392 
  393 google-cli v1.1
  394 2015-08-25
  395 
  396 New capabilities
  397 - Add Python 3.x support
  398 - Add UTF-8 request and response
  399 [both the contributions are from Narrat]
  400 
  401 NOTE: The next change in queue is to support opening the URLs in browser. As we
  402 can see during preliminary tests, there are several issues around Google Chrome
  403 and its mods. This release works as a stable release before we hop on.
  404 
  405 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  406 
  407 google-cli v1.0
  408 2015-08-22
  409 
  410 New capabilities
  411 - HTTPS support
  412 - Navigate as in regular google search
  413 - File type in search as an option
  414 - Time limited search (day, week, month, year)
  415 - Show full text snippet of search results
  416 - Unicode in URL support
  417 - Honour -j even if -n is not used and open the result in browser
  418 - Skip browser to show result in console for empty URL, e.g., first result of
  419   'define hello'
  420 - Handle google redirections (error 302)
  421 - Throw error in case of google error due to unusual activity from IP
  422 
  423 Fixes
  424 - Adapt to new google HTML response
  425 - Fixed character encoding problem in URL e.g. double quotes (%22) changed to
  426   %2522
  427 
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