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    1 $NetBSD: NEWS,v 1.15 2020/07/05 11:37:02 lukem Exp $
    2 
    3 This is tnftp version 20200705.
    4 
    5 Changes in tnftp 20151004 to 20200705:
    6 
    7 	Avoid crashes by exiting if lostpeer due to a signal
    8 	(e.g., remote server disconnection).
    9 
   10 	Issue PWD commands to the server only when we actually
   11 	need the results, not speculatively, just in case we might.
   12 	Works around broken servers, and is quicker too.
   13 
   14 	Use "anonymous" instead of the local username for anonymous
   15 	ftp. Avoids unnecesary information leak.
   16 
   17 	Use the first name we requested the http/https URL for,
   18 	not any name we ended up with after random redirects.
   19 
   20 	Support using CONNECT for https:// via proxy.
   21 
   22 	Improve SSL error reporting, and IPv6 endpoint reporting.
   23 
   24 	Use the system glob() if required extensions are supported.
   25 
   26 	Use the system libedit library by default, instead of
   27 	the local (embedded) libedit.
   28 
   29 	Update to NetBSD-ftp 20200608.
   30 
   31 	Update local (embedded) libedit to NetBSD as at 2020-07-04.
   32 	Fixes various crashes.
   33 
   34 	Portability improvements.
   35 
   36 Changes in tnftp 20141104 to 20151004:
   37 
   38 	Implement '-x xferbufsize' to set xferbuf size.
   39 
   40 	Add Server Name Indication (SNI) support for https.
   41 
   42 	Increase buffer limit used for response handling.
   43 
   44 Changes in tnftp from 20141031 to 20141104:
   45 
   46 	Portability fixes.
   47 
   48 Changes in tnftp from 20130505 to 20141031:
   49 
   50 	Ignore special character behaviour in filenames not provided
   51 	by the user.
   52 	Fixes CVE-2014-8517.
   53 
   54 	Fix timeout on HTTP fetches.
   55 
   56 Changes in tnftp from 20100108 to 20130505:
   57 
   58 	Support https:// fetch if OpenSSL is available and enabled.
   59 
   60 	Allow -R to restart non-existent ftp:// URIs.
   61 
   62 	Parse HTTP 'Date' entries in the `C' locale rather than the user's.
   63 
   64 	When using the response to SYST to decide whether to default
   65 	to 'binary' be a lot less specific.
   66 
   67 	Portability fixes.
   68 
   69 Changes in tnftp from 20091122 to 20100108:
   70 
   71 	Portability fixes.
   72 
   73 Changes in tnftp from 20090606 to 20091122:
   74 
   75 	Portability fixes.
   76 
   77 Changes in tnftp from 20090520 to 20090606:
   78 
   79 	Portability fixes.
   80 
   81 Changes in tnftp from 20070806 to 20090520:
   82 
   83 	Fix intermittent "Alarm clock" error.
   84 
   85 	Add epsv6 and epsv to disable extended passive mode for IPv6 or
   86 	both IPv4 and IPv6 respectively.
   87 
   88 	Improve parsing of HTTP chunked transfers per RFC2616.
   89 
   90 	Use the service name to getaddrinfo() (along with the host name),
   91 	so that features such as DNS Service Discovery will work.
   92 
   93 	Fix various compiler warnings.
   94 
   95 Changes in tnftp from 20050625 to 20070806:
   96 
   97 	Implement '-s srcaddr' to set the local IP address for
   98 	all connections.
   99 
  100 	Support '-q quittime' when waiting for server replies.
  101 
  102 	Use IEC 60027-2 "KiB", "MiB" (etc) instead of "KB", "MB", ...
  103 
  104 	Portability fixes, including for FreeBSD, Mac OS X, and Solaris.