LiquidFiles Documentation
LiquidFiles Documentation

Release Notes Version 1.6.x

v1.6.30 (Released 2012-01-17)

  • Fixed a problem with 1.6.29 affecting Outlook logins.

v1.6.29 (Released 2012-01-14)

  • Fixed a javascript path (sometimes caused the progress bar not to be shown).
  • Fixed a syslog message for dropbox with wrong sender name.
  • Fixed a problem that sometimes caused the Outlook plugin to not be able to login.
  • Add bcc list in the message log (so you can see who you've bcc'd).
  • Added 'ft clear_admin_networks' command, if you need to clear the admin network restriction.

v1.6.28 (Released 2011-11-29)

  • Security issue where a user could change the password of the first created user of the system with a specially crafted URL.

v1.6.27 (Released 2011-11-18)

  • Accurately display browser as reason when it is the reason for filesize limit
  • Fixed a problem that didn't correctly detect invalid filetypes when using dropboxes.

v1.6.26 (Released 2011-11-10)

  • Updated French system localisation which had incorrect day names
  • Removed the javascript helper for the placeholder input (caused faulty submits)

v1.6.25 (Released 2011-10-27)

  • Updated translation keys (it wasn't possible to translate the Sending… title, and a few others).

v1.6.24 (Released 2011-10-17)

  • Fixed selecting multiple files when uploading through the dropbox.

v1.6.23 (Released 2011-10-05)

  • Firefox 7 compatibility.

v1.6.22 (Released 2011-09-22)

  • Fixed a problem where admin ip addresses and bruteforce protection wasn't enforced (the external ip address wasn't detected properly).

v1.6.21 (Released 2011-09-19)

  • Fixed a problem which could cause some users to be logged out incorrectly
  • Fixed a display issue where file size wasn't reported correctly in the web interface
  • Added log message when files are deleted by the automatic cleanup
  • Update the users last login time when they've been logged in using the remember me cookie

v1.6.20 (Released 2011-08-25)

  • Fix for filenames with apostrophes.
  • Some files was flagged as deleted incorrectly.

v1.6.19 (Released 2011-08-15)

  • Ensure that content-type is recorded when sending through the API.

v1.6.18 (Released 2011-08-13)

  • Fixed an intermittent problem with the updated data disk measurement which caused a 500 error on some installation after updating to 1.6.16.

v1.6.17 (Released 2011-08-09)

  • Fixed a problem that prevented some admin functions if admin networks was specified.
  • Cleaned up some javascript for the download authentication.
  • Added localization strings for Authorize and Authenticate buttons.

v1.6.16 (Released 2011-07-24)

  • Added localized_datetime filter to email templates.
  • Added function to change data disk ('ft change_data_disk' or from the web admin interface).

v1.6.15 (Released 2011-07-22)

  • Fixed a time zone issue where data wasn't always stored in UTC in the database.
  • Sending files with $ signs (and other non-standard characters) works now.
  • Added a command: 'ft clean_data_dir' to move files out of /var/data/files that are no longer available (run after restoring files from backups).

v1.6.14 (Released 2011-07-14)

  • Fix a problem caching of LDAP credentials introduced in v1.6.13.

v1.6.13 (Released 2011-07-13)

  • Fix a problem with API authentication to LDAP if the user didn't previously exist in the system.

v1.6.12 (Released 2011-07-09)

  • Enable editing of the English locale for simple overwrites without needed a special locale
  • Fixed the localisation of the date format for the date selector
  • More robust uploads, edits and validations of the locale files
  • Reload postfix after changing time zone
  • Fixed time zone issue with the system log viewer
  • Check that the last system administrator is not deleted or removed its sysadmin status
  • Display public URL to messages in the message log
  • Added localized_date to localize the date string in the email templates

v1.6.11 (Released 2011-07-03)

  • Updated password reset timeout validation.
  • Added user time zone display.
  • Don't login unverified accounts.
  • Updated the system_url placeholder to display url with ports, if set

v1.6.10 (Released 2011-06-30)

  • Fixed a problem with the API (resulted in a “template” error on the Outlook plugin)
  • Display the message id in the message log
  • Fixed a problem with the dropbox and empty description

v1.6.9 (Released 2011-06-27)

  • Updating the remote syslog didn't restart the syslog service
  • Fixed a display issue in the message log
  • Fixed the message url for systems with non-standard ports
  • Fixed server side filtering of blocked filters for user dropbox

v1.6.8 (Released 2011-06-23)

  • Better explanation on the email validation page
  • Better error messages when the API is disabled
  • Fixed remote syslog configuration
  • Fixed an issue where messages wouldn't expire properly
  • Use the email key from LDAP when validating users
  • Allow html in the dropbox description

v1.6.7 (Released 2011-06-15)

  • Added a setting to force creation of accounts for external users
  • Fixed the documentation link
  • Fixed a problem with an empty api key for some users

v1.6.6 (Released 2011-06-13)

  • No longer creating users when sending a message to a new user. It's also possible to download messages (authenticated) for external users without an account.

v1.6.5 (Released 2011-06-11)

  • Downloading of locale files failed.
  • Set From header in system generated emails properly.
  • Ldapserver priority wasn't automatically set.

v1.6.4 (Released 2011-06-04)

  • Times in the database was UTC between 1.6 and 1.6.3. This update changes to the local timezone.
  • Downloads using IE7-8 failed with a permission problem in some instances.
  • Fixed a user registration issue.
  • Fixed a JavaScript issue that toggles the passwords when LDAP authentication is enabled/disabled.

v1.6.3 (Released 2011-06-01)

  • Fixed size to human size calculations.
  • Added quotation marks for the From address when sending dropbox messages.
  • Load external assets with https when connecting with https.
  • Fixed a url problem with the user dropbox and the admin section.

v1.6.2 (Released 2011-05-31)

  • Limit IE9 to it's actual 4 Gb upload limit.
  • Better handling of out of range calculations in email templates.
  • Fixed custom header image on the front and dropbox page.
  • Cleaned utf8 from post parameters (this is a IE UTF8 workaround).
  • Create a daily local db backup (to /var/data/db_backup).

v1.6.1 (Released 2011-05-28)

  • Fixed a problem with LDAP preventing new users from authenticating.
  • Made the default html templates simpler and more compatible.
  • Message id wasn't shown in the download receipts.
  • Fixed an issue with displaying custom logotype.

v1.6 (Released 2011-05-25)

  • Updated API the updated API uses persistent API keys instead of user authentication. You have to update your code, or download an updated plugin when updating to v1.6.
  • Brute force protection. The system will now lock out users after multiple failed logins.
  • Moved the file store to /var/data. Please make sure that you move your files and mountpoints manually if you have added a custom disk storage.
  • Never send passwords directly. Always send a custom link prompting users to set passwords.
  • Custom password validation. Use any regular expression to validate passwords according to your password policy.
  • Email Templates - all emails are now customizable any way that you want.
  • Builtin reverse DNS cache - fixes any slowdowns when using the system without a fully functional or responding DNS server.
  • Only notify downloads when downloads has completed. This works with resumable downloads as well.
  • Log download speeds in the application log.
  • Export users and syslog messages to csv.
  • Added api enable setting to disable the api if not required on a Pro system.
  • Api client side override setting - telling the Outlook plugin when to automatically send files through the Filetransfer appliance.
  • The API now has functions to download messages as well as sending them.
  • Support for resumable uploads. Strictly speaking, this is achieved with splitting files into segments and doesn't work using browsers, only using the API.
  • Switched from a legacy autocomplete to the latest jQuery autocomplete function for autocomplete recipients.
  • Updated LDAP authentication to enable RFC2254 style filters like: (&(|(sAMAccountName=<user>)(mail=<user>))(objectClass=user)) matching users on multiple ldap attributes on the same time. This example allows users to login either with their email or shortname.
  • Chunked data transfers. Should improve transfer speeds.
  • Lots of backend updates (Rails 3, jQuery 1.4 (replacing Prototype) and others)