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Changelog

Version 2.5.3

  • bug fixes for peer to peer file transfer (Jingle)
  • fixed server info for unlimited/unknown max file size

Version 2.5.2

  • bug fixes

Version 2.5.1

  • minor bug fixes
  • Set own OMEMO devices to inactive after not seeing them for 14 days. (was 7 days)

Version 2.5.0

  • Added channel search via search.jabbercat.org
  • Reworked onboarding screens
  • Warn when trying to enter domain address or channel address in Add Contact dialog

Version 2.4.3

  • Fixed display of private messages sent from another client
  • Fixed backup creation on long time installations

Version 2.4.2

  • Fix image preview on older Android version

Version 2.4.1

  • Fixed crash in message view

Version 2.4.0

  • New Backup / Restore feature
  • Clearly distinguish between (private) group chats and (public) channels
  • Redesigned participants view for group chats and channels
  • Redesigned create new contact/group chat/channel flow in Start Conversation screen

Version 2.3.12

  • Fixed rare crash on start up
  • Fixed avatar not being refreshed in group chats

Version 2.3.11

  • Support for Android 9 'message style' notifications
  • OMEMO stability improvements
  • Added ability to destroy group chats
  • Do not show deleted files in media browser
  • Added 'Keep Original' as video quality choice

Version 2.3.10

  • lower minimum required Android version to 4.1
  • Synchronize group chat join/leaves across multiple clients
  • Fixed sending PGP encrypted messages from quick reply

Version 2.3.9

  • OMEMO stability improvements
  • Context menu when long pressing avatar in 1:1 chat

Version 2.3.8

  • make PEP avatars public to play nice with Prosody 0.11
  • Fixed re-sending failed files in group chats

Version 2.3.7

  • long press on 'allow' or 'add back' snackbar to bring up 'reject'
  • bug fixes for Android 9

Version 2.3.6

  • Improved handling of bookmark nicks
  • Show send PM menu entry in anonymous MUCs

Version 2.3.5

  • Fixed group chat mentions when nick ends in . (dot)
  • Fixed Conversations not asking for permissions after direct share
  • Fixed CVE-2018-18467

Version 2.3.4

  • Fixed sending OMEMO files to ChatSecure

Version 2.3.3

  • Fixed connection issues with user@ip type JIDs

Version 2.3.2

  • Fixed OMEMO on Android 5.1 & 6.0
  • Added setting for video quality
  • bug fixes

Version 2.3.1

  • Stronger compression for video files
  • Use SNI on STARTTLS to fix gtalk
  • Fix Quiet Hours on Android 8+
  • Use Consistent Color Generation (XEP-0392)

Version 2.3.0

  • Preview and ask for confirmation before sending media files
  • View per conversation media files in contact and conference details screens
  • Enable foreground service by default for Android 8 (notification can be disabled by long pressing it)
  • Audio player: disable screen and switch to ear piece
  • Support TLSv1.3 (ejabberd ≤ 18.06 is incompatible with openssl 1.1.1 - Update ejabberd or downgrade openssl if you get ›Stream opening error‹)

Version 2.2.9

  • Store bookmarks in PEP if server has ability to convert to old bookmarks
  • Show Jabber IDs from address book in Start Conversation screen

Version 2.2.8

  • fixed regression that broke XMPP uris

Version 2.2.7

  • stability improvements

Version 2.2.6

  • support old MAM version to work with Prosody

Version 2.2.5

  • Persist MUC avatar across restarts / show in bookmarks
  • Offer Paste as quote for HTML content

Version 2.2.4

  • Use group chat name as primary identifier
  • Show group name and subject in group chat details
  • Upload group chat avatar on compatible servers

Version 2.2.3

  • Introduce Expert Setting to enable direct search
  • Introduce Paste As Quote on Android 6+
  • Fixed issues with HTTP Upload

Version 2.2.2

  • Fixed connection problems with TLS1.3 servers
  • Attempt to delete broken bundles from PEP
  • Use FCM instead of GCM

Version 2.2.1

  • improved recording quality
  • load map tiles over Tor if enabled

Version 2.2.0

  • Integrate Voice Recorder
  • Integrate Share Location
  • Added ability to search messages

Version 2.1.4

  • bug fixes

Version 2.1.3

  • Do not process stanzas with invalid JIDs

Version 2.1.2

  • Fixed avatars not being displayed on new installs

Version 2.1.1

  • Improved start up performance
  • bug fixes

Version 2.1.0

  • Added configurable font size
  • Added global OMEMO preference
  • Added scroll to bottom button
  • Only mark visible messages as read

Version 2.0.0

  • OMEMO by default for everything but public group chats
  • Integrate QR code scanner (requires camera permission)
  • Removed support for OTR
  • Removed support for customizable resources
  • Removed slide out panel for conversation overview
  • Add ability to change status message
  • Highlight irregular unicode code blocks in Jabber IDs
  • Conversations now requires Android 4.4+

Version 1.23.8

  • bug fixes

Version 1.23.7

  • Improved MAM support + bug fixes

Version 1.23.6

  • Fixed crash on receiving invalid HTTP slot response

Version 1.23.5

  • improved self chat

Version 1.23.4

  • keep screen on while playing audio
  • send delivery receipts after MAM catch-up
  • reduce number of wake locks

Version 1.23.3

  • Fixed OMEMO device list not being announced

Version 1.23.2

  • Removed NFC support
  • upload Avatars as JPEG
  • reduce APK size

Version 1.23.1

  • Show icon instead of image preview in conversation overview
  • fixed loop when trying to decrypt with YubiKey

Version 1.23.0

  • Support for read markers in private, non-anonymous group chats

Version 1.22.1

  • Disable swipe to left to end conversation
  • Fixed 'No permission to access …' when opening files shared from the SD card
  • Always open URLs in new tab

Version 1.22.0

  • Text markup bold, italic,monospace and ~strikethrough~
  • Use same emoji style on all Android versions
  • Display emojis slightly larger within continuous text

Version 1.21.0

  • Inline player for audio messages
  • Stronger compression for long videos
  • Long press the 'add back' button to show block menu

Version 1.20.1

  • fixed OTR encrypted file transfer

Version 1.20.0

  • presence subscription no longer required for OMEMO on compatible servers
  • display emoji-only messages slightly larger

Version 1.19.5

  • fixed connection loop on Android <4.4

Version 1.19.4

  • work around for OpensFire’s self signed certs
  • use VPN’s DNS servers first

Version 1.19.3

  • Do not create foreground service when all accounts are disabled
  • bug fixes

Version 1.19.2

  • bug fixes

Version 1.19.1

  • Made DNSSEC hostname validation opt-in

Version 1.19.0

  • Added 'App Shortcuts' to quickly access frequent contacts
  • Use DNSSEC to verify hostname instead of domain in certificate
  • Setting to enable Heads-up notifications
  • Added date separators in message view

Version 1.18.5

  • colorize send button only after history is caught up
  • improved MAM catchup strategy

Version 1.18.4

  • fixed UI freezes during connection timeout
  • fixed notification sound playing twice
  • fixed conversations being marked as read
  • removed 'copy text' in favor of 'select text' and 'share with'

Version 1.18.3

  • limited GPG encryption for MUC offline members

Version 1.18.2

  • added support for Android Auto
  • fixed HTTP Download over Tor
  • work around for nimbuzz.com MUCs

Version 1.18.1

  • bug fixes

Version 1.18.0

  • Conversations <1.16.0 will be unable to receive OMEMO encrypted messages
  • OMEMO: put auth tag into key (verify auth tag as well)
  • offer to block entire domain in message from stranger snackbar
  • treat URL as file if URL is in oob or contains key

Version 1.17.1

  • Switch Aztec to QR for faster scans
  • Fixed unread counter for image messages

Version 1.17.0

  • Do not notify for messages from strangers by default
  • Blocking a JID closes the corresponding conversation
  • Show message sender in conversation overview
  • Show unread counter for every conversation
  • Send typing notifications in private, non-anonymous MUCs
  • Support for the latest MAM namespace
  • Icons for attach menu

Version 1.16.2

  • change mam catchup strategie. support mam:1
  • bug fixes

Version 1.16.1

  • UI performance fixes
  • bug fixes

Version 1.16.0

  • configurable client side message retention period
  • compress videos before sending them

Version 1.15.5

  • show nick as bold text when mentioned in conference
  • bug fixes

Version 1.15.4

  • bug fixes

Version 1.15.3

  • show offline contacts in MUC as grayed-out
  • don't transcode gifs. add overlay indication to gifs
  • bug fixes

Version 1.15.2

  • bug fixes

Version 1.15.1

  • support for POSH (RFC7711)
  • support for quoting messages (via select text)
  • verified messages show shield icon. unverified messages show lock

Version 1.15.0

  • New Blind Trust Before Verification mode
  • Easily share Barcode and XMPP uri from Account details
  • Automatically deactivate own devices after 7 day of inactivity
  • Improvements fo doze/push mode
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.9

  • warn in account details when data saver is enabled
  • automatically enable foreground service after detecting frequent restarts
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.8

  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.7

  • error message accessible via context menu for failed messages
  • don't include pgp signature in anonymous mucs
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.6

  • make error notification dismissable
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.5

  • expert setting to delete OMEMO identities
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.4

  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.3

  • XEP-0377: Spam Reporting
  • fix rare start up crashes

Version 1.14.2

  • support ANONYMOUS SASL
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.1

  • Press lock icon to see why OMEMO is deactivated
  • bug fixes

Version 1.14.0

  • Improvments for N
  • Quick Reply to Notifications on N
  • Don't download avatars and files when data saver is on
  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.9

  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.8

  • show identities instead of resources in selection dialog
  • allow TLS direct connect when port is set to 5223
  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.7

  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.6

  • thumbnails for videos
  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.5

  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.4

  • support jingle ft:4
  • show contact as DND if one resource is
  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.3

  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.2

  • new PGP decryption logic
  • bug fixes

Version 1.13.1

  • changed some colors in dark theme
  • fixed fall-back message for OMEMO

Version 1.13.0

  • configurable dark theme
  • opt-in to share Last User Interaction

Version 1.12.9

  • make grace period configurable

Version 1.12.8

  • more bug fixes :-(

Version 1.12.7

  • bug fixes

Version 1.12.6

  • bug fixes

Version 1.12.5

  • new create conference dialog
  • show first unread message on top
  • show geo uri as links
  • circumvent long message DOS

Version 1.12.4

  • show offline members in conference (needs server support)
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.12.3

  • make omemo default when all resources support it
  • show presence of other resources as template
  • start typing in StartConversationsActivity to search
  • various bug fixes and improvements

Version 1.12.2

  • fixed pgp presence signing

Version 1.12.1

  • small bug fixes

Version 1.12.0

  • new welcome screen that makes it easier to register account
  • expert setting to modify presence

Version 1.11.7

  • Share xmpp uri from conference details
  • add setting to allow quick sharing
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.11.6

  • added preference to disable notification light
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.11.5

  • check file ownership to not accidentally share private files

Version 1.11.4

  • fixed a bug where contacts are shown as offline
  • improved broken PEP detection

Version 1.11.3

  • check maximum file size when using HTTP Upload
  • properly calculate caps hash

Version 1.11.2

  • only add image files to media scanner
  • allow to delete files
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.11.1

  • fixed some bugs when sharing files with Conversations

Version 1.11.0

  • OMEMO encrypted conferences

Version 1.10.1

  • made message correction opt-in
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.10.0

  • Support for XEP-0357: Push Notifications
  • Support for XEP-0308: Last Message Correction
  • introduced build flavors to make dependence on play-services optional

Version 1.9.4

  • prevent cleared Conversations from reloading history with MAM
  • various MAM fixes

Version 1.9.3

  • expert setting that enables host and port configuration
  • expert setting opt-out of bookmark autojoin handling
  • offer to rejoin a conference after server sent unavailable
  • internal rewrites

Version 1.9.2

  • prevent startup crash on Sailfish OS
  • minor bug fixes

Version 1.9.1

  • minor bug fixes incl. a workaround for nimbuzz.com

Version 1.9.0

  • Per conference notification settings
  • Let user decide whether to compress pictures
  • Support for XEP-0368
  • Ask user to exclude Conversations from battery optimizations

Version 1.8.4

  • prompt to trust own OMEMO devices
  • fixed rotation issues in avatar publication
  • invite non-contact JIDs to conferences

Version 1.8.3

  • brought text selection back

Version 1.8.2

  • fixed stuck at 'connecting...' bug
  • make message box behave correctly with multiple links

Version 1.8.1

  • enabled direct share on Android 6.0
  • ask for permissions on Android 6.0
  • notify on MAM catchup messages
  • bug fixes

Version 1.8.0

  • TOR/ORBOT support in advanced settings
  • show vcard avatars of participants in a conference

Version 1.7.3

  • fixed PGP encrypted file transfer
  • fixed repeating messages in slack conferences

Version 1.7.2

  • decode PGP messages in background

Version 1.7.1

  • performance improvements when opening a conversation

Version 1.7.0

  • CAPTCHA support
  • SASL EXTERNAL (client certifiates)
  • fetching MUC history via MAM
  • redownload deleted files from HTTP hosts
  • Expert setting to automatically set presence
  • bug fixes

Version 1.6.11

  • tab completion for MUC nicks
  • history export
  • bug fixes

Version 1.6.10

  • fixed facebook login
  • fixed bug with ejabberd mam
  • use official HTTP File Upload namespace

Version 1.6.9

  • basic keyboard support

Version 1.6.8

  • reworked 'enter is send' setting
  • reworked DNS server discovery on lolipop devices
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.6.7

  • bug fixes

Version 1.6.6

  • best 1.6 release yet

Version 1.6.5

  • more OMEMO fixes

Version 1.6.4

  • setting to enable white chat bubbles
  • limit OMEMO key publish attempts to work around broken PEP
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.6.3

  • bug fixes

Version 1.6.2

  • fixed issues with connection time out when server does not support ping

Version 1.6.1

  • fixed crashes

Version 1.6.0

  • new multi-end-to-multi-end encryption method
  • redesigned chat bubbles
  • show unexpected encryption changes as red chat bubbles
  • always notify in private/non-anonymous conferences

Version 1.5.1

  • fixed rare crashes
  • improved otr support

Version 1.5.0

  • upload files to HTTP host and share them in MUCs. requires new HttpUploadComponent on server side

Version 1.4.5

  • fixes to message parser to not display some ejabberd muc status messages

Version 1.4.4

  • added unread count badges on supported devices
  • rewrote message parser

Version 1.4.0

  • send button turns into quick action button to offer faster access to take photo, send location or record audio
  • visually separate merged messages
  • faster reconnects of failed accounts after network switches
  • r/o vcard avatars for contacts
  • various bug fixes

Version 1.3.0

  • swipe conversations to end them
  • quickly enable / disable account via slider
  • share multiple images at once
  • expert option to distrust system CAs
  • mlink compatibility
  • bug fixes

Version 1.2.0

  • Send current location. (requires plugin)
  • Invite multiple contacts at once
  • performance improvements
  • bug fixes

Version 1.1.0

  • Typing notifications (must be turned on in settings)
  • Various UI performance improvements
  • bug fixes

Version 1.0.4

  • load avatars asynchronously on start up
  • support for XEP-0092: Software Version

Version 1.0.3

  • load messages asynchronously on start up
  • bug fixes

Version 1.0.2

  • skipped

Version 1.0.1

  • accept more ciphers

Version 1.0

  • MUC controls (Affiliaton changes)
  • Added download button to notification
  • Added check box to hide offline contacts
  • Use Material theme and icons on Android L
  • Improved security
  • bug fixes + code clean up

Version 0.10

  • Support for Message Archive Management
  • Dynamically load message history
  • Ability to block contacts
  • New UI to verify fingerprints
  • Ability to change password on server
  • removed stream compression
  • quiet hours
  • fixed connection issues on ipv6 servers

Version 0.9.3

  • bug fixes

Version 0.9.2

  • more bug fixes

Version 0.9.1

  • bug fixes including some that caused Conversations to crash on start

Version 0.9

  • arbitrary file transfer
  • more options to verify OTR (SMP, QR Codes, NFC)
  • ability to create instant conferences
  • r/o dynamic tags (presence and roster groups)
  • optional foreground service (expert option)
  • added SCRAM-SHA1 login method
  • bug fixes

Version 0.8.4

  • bug fixes

Version 0.8.3

  • increased UI performance
  • fixed rotation bugs

Version 0.8.2

  • Share contacts via QR codes or NFC
  • Slightly improved UI
  • minor bug fixes

Version 0.8.1

  • minor bug fixes

Version 0.8

  • Download HTTP images
  • Show avatars in MUC tiles
  • Disabled SSLv3
  • Performance improvements
  • bug fixes

Version 0.7.3

  • revised tablet ui
  • internal rewrites
  • bug fixes

Version 0.7.2

  • show full timestamp in messages
  • brought back option to use JID to identify conferences
  • optionally request delivery receipts (expert option)
  • more languages
  • bug fixes

Version 0.7.1

  • Optionally use send button as status indicator

Version 0.7

  • Ability to disable notifications for single conversations
  • Merge messages in chat bubbles
  • Fixes for OpenPGP and OTR (please republish your public key)
  • Improved reliability on sending messages
  • Join password protected Conferences
  • Configurable font size
  • Expert options for encryption

Version 0.6

  • Support for server side avatars
  • save images in gallery
  • show contact name and picture in non-anonymous conferences
  • reworked account creation
  • various bug fixes

Version 0.5.2

  • minor bug fixes

Version 0.5.1

  • couple of small bug fixes that have been missed in 0.5
  • complete translations for Swedish, Dutch, German, Spanish, French, Russian

Version 0.5

  • UI overhaul
  • MUC / Conference bookmarks
  • A lot of bug fixes

Version 0.4

  • OTR file encryption
  • keep OTR messages and files on device until both parties or online at the same time
  • XEP-0333. Mark whether the other party has read your messages
  • Delayed messages are now tagged properly
  • Share images from the Gallery
  • Infinit history scrolling
  • Mark the last used presence in presence selection dialog

Version 0.3

  • Mostly bug fixes and internal rewrites
  • Touch contact picture in conference to highlight
  • Long press on received image to share
  • made OTR more reliable
  • improved issues with occasional message lost
  • experimental conference encryption. (see FAQ)

Version 0.2.3

  • regression fix with receiving encrypted images

Version 0.2.2

  • Ability to take photos directly
  • Improved openPGP offline handling
  • Various bug fixes
  • Updated Translations

Version 0.2.1

  • Various bug fixes
  • Updated Translations

Version 0.2

  • Image file transfer
  • Better integration with OpenKeychain (PGP encryption)
  • Nicer conversation tiles for conferences
  • Ability to clear conversation history
  • A lot of bug fixes and code clean up

Version 0.1.3

  • Switched to minidns library to resolve SRV records
  • Faster DNS in some cases
  • Enabled stream compression
  • Added permanent notification when an account fails to connect
  • Various bug fixes involving message notifications
  • Added support for DIGEST-MD5 auth

Version 0.1.2

  • Various bug fixes relating to conferences
  • Further DNS lookup improvements

Version 0.1.1

  • Fixed the 'server not found' bug

Version 0.1

  • Initial release