Kontalk v4.3.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2019-08-17 // over 4 years ago
  • ๐Ÿ‘€ Long time, no see! I know, it's been a while. A lot of little stuff this time. Enjoy!

    ๐Ÿ”„ Changed

    • Group chat indicator in chat list (#818)
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Allow more control over search query
    • Introduce more recent and performant SQLite library
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for Android Oreo 8.0 (#1215, #1228)
    • ๐Ÿ‘ฎ Force use of foreground service only when absolutely necessary
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for multi-window (#1101)
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improve registration screen (#1209)
    • ๐Ÿ‘ Allow replying to own messages
    • ๐Ÿ‘‰ Use same emoji type across all screens (#1229)
    • ๐Ÿ‘‰ Use an event bus for communicating with the message center (#1236)
    • โšก๏ธ Update Smack library to version 4.3.1
    • Generate QR codes in the background (#1237)
    • ๐Ÿšš Move some account-related preferences into their own new section
    • Ask user to accept service terms if server requests it (#1211)
    • ๐Ÿ”จ Internal refactoring of registration process (#1241)

    ๐Ÿ›  Fixed

    • Sort search results in inverted timestamp order (#1223)
    • Faster reconnection on faulty networks
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix rare crash during PTT recording
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix message center not waking up when replying from notification
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix messages skipped until next app opening
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix message center not shutting down when inactive
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix invisible incoming replied messages (#1224)
    • โœ‚ Remove unneeded permissions (#1238)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix search items in wrong order (#1232)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix crash on invoking camera app (#1231)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix crash when sending debug log (#1239)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix dangling download notification
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix crash when chatting with XMPP users (#1242)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix OpenStreetMap static maps (#1251)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix Google Maps static maps (#1254)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix double upload of media (#1259)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix database upgrade crash when upgrading from 4.1.6 (#1262)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix message center crashing while in background (#1264)
    • Picture notification for groups showing group title (#1230)

    ๐Ÿš€ You can see all the details for the issues closed with this release here.

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