Kontalk v4.3.1 Release Notes

Release Date: 2019-08-24 // 12 months ago

Previous changes from v4.3.0

  • 👀 Long time, no see! I know, it's been a while. A lot of little stuff this time. Enjoy!

    🔄 Changed

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

    🛠 Fixed

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

    🚀 You can see all the details for the issues closed with this release here.

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