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  • v2.6 Changes

    • πŸ”§ Major feature: a new 'Quickstart' screen, which enables toggling on or off an animated automatic connection to Tor. This allows configuring network settings prior to automatic connection.
    • Major feature: Censorship circumvention. Use new features in the upstream Tor API to try to automatically obtain bridges depending on the user's location.
    • πŸ†• New feature: automatically fetch the built-in bridges from the upstream Tor API rather than hardcode them in each release of OnionShare.
    • πŸ†• New feature: keyboard shortcuts to access various modes and menus, and accessibility hints
    • πŸ› Bug fix: Temporary Directory for serving the OnionShare web pages was broken on Windows
    • πŸš€ Packaging: Packaging is more automated, and Linux Snapcraft releases are available for amd64, arm64, and armhf
    • ⚑️ Miscellaneous: Many dependency updates and web page theming improvements
  • v2.5 Changes

    • πŸ”’ Security fix: Sanitize the path parameter in History item widget to be plain text
    • πŸ”’ Security fix: Use microseconds in Receive mode directory creation to avoid potential DoS
    • πŸ”’ Security fix: Several hardening improvements for session and username management in Chat mode, to prevent impersonation and other issues
    • Major feature: Obtain bridges from Moat / BridgeDB (over a domain-fronted Meek client)
    • πŸ‘ Major feature: Snowflake bridge support
    • πŸ†• New feature: Tor connection settings, as well as general settings, are now Tabs rather than dialogs
    • πŸ†• New feature: User can customize the Content-Security-Policy header in Website mode
    • πŸ†• New feature: Built-in bridges are automatically updated from Tor's API when the user has chosen to use them
    • πŸš€ Switch to using our stem fork called cepa, which is now published on Pypi so we can build it in releases
    • πŸ›  Various bug fixes
  • v2.4 Changes

    • Major feature: Private keys (v3 onion client authentication) replaces passwords and HTTP basic auth
    • ⚑️ Updated Tor to on all platforms
    • πŸ›  Various bug fixes
  • v2.3.3 Changes

    • πŸ†• New feature: Setting for light or dark theme
    • ⚑️ Updated Tor to for Linux, for Windows and macOS
    • πŸ›  Various bug fixes
  • v2.3.2 Changes

    • πŸ†• New feature: Custom titles can be set for OnionShare's various modes
    • πŸ†• New feature: Receive mode supports notification webhooks
    • πŸ†• New feature: Receive mode supports submitting messages as well as files
    • πŸ†• New feature: New ASCII art banner and prettier verbose output
    • πŸ†• New feature: Partial support for range requests (pausing and resuming in HTTP)
    • ⚑️ Updated Tor to
    • ⚑️ Updated built-in obfs4 bridges
    • πŸ›  Various bug fixes
  • v2.3.1 Changes

    • πŸ›  Bugfix: Fix chat mode
    • πŸ›  Bugfix: Fix --persistent in onionshare-cli
    • πŸ›  Bugfix: Fix checking for updates in Windows and macOS
  • v2.3 Changes

    • πŸ‘ Major new feature: Multiple tabs, including better support for persistent services, faster Tor connections
    • πŸ†• New feature: Chat anonymously mode
    • πŸ†• New feature: All new design
    • πŸ†• New feature: Ability to display QR codes of OnionShare addresses
    • πŸ†• New feature: Web apps have responsive design and look better on mobile
    • πŸ†• New feature: Flatpak and Snapcraft packaging for Linux
    • πŸ›  Several bug fixes
  • v2.3.dev2 Changes

    November 11, 2020

    πŸš€ This is a development release. It's not quite ready and still has bugs.

    • 🐧 To install Linux Flatpak: flatpak install ./OnionShare-2.3.dev2.flatpak
    • To install Linux Snapcraft: snap install --devmode ./onionshare_2.3.dev2_amd64.snap
    • 🏁 Windows: OnionShare-2.3.dev2.msi
    • 🍎 macOS: OnionShare-2.3.dev2.dmg
  • v2.3.dev1

    September 21, 2020
  • v2.2 Changes

    October 13, 2019

    🍎 For macOS download OnionShare-2.2.pkg. For Windows download onionshare-2.2-setup.exe. For Linux, install from repositories or build from source.

    What's new:

    • πŸ†• New feature: Website mode, which allows publishing a static HTML website as an onion service
    • πŸ‘ Allow individual files to be viewed or downloaded in Share mode, including the ability to browse into subdirectories and use breadcrumbs to navigate back
    • πŸ‘‰ Show a counter when individual files or pages are viewed
    • πŸ‘ Better History items including colors and status codes to differentiate between successful and failed requests
    • Swap out the random /slug suffix for HTTP basic authentication (when in non-public mode)
    • Hide the Tor connection settings if the ONIONSHARE_HIDE_TOR_SETTINGS environment variable is set (Tails compatibility)
    • βœ‚ Remove the NoScript XSS warning in Receive Mode now that the NoScript/Tor Browser bug is fixed. The ajax upload method still exists when javascript is enabled.
    • πŸ‘ Better support for DragonFly BSD
    • ⚑️ Updated various dependencies, including Flask, Werkzeug, urllib3, requests, and PyQt5
    • ⚑️ Updated Tor to
    • πŸ›  Other minor bug fixes
    • πŸ†• New translations:
      • Arabic (Ψ§Ω„ΨΉΨ±Ψ¨ΩŠΨ©)
      • Dutch (Nederlands)
      • Persian (فارسی)
      • Romanian (RomΓ’nΔƒ)
      • Serbian latin (Srpska (latinica))
    • βœ‚ Removed translations with fewer than 90% of strings translated:
      • Finnish (Suomi)