So, today we released (Thanks Daniel for building and upload them) a BETA version of Spark 2.6.0 (formally 2.5.9), this includes many bug fixes and new features.
Why is this 2.6.0 and not 2.5.9?
Well, Daniel and I agreed that with the new GUI change we should jump up a little and form a new series of 2.6.x
SPARK-898 org/jivesoftware/spark/ui/RetryPanel.java uses non-standard Smack
SPARK-909 Spark Crashes after ending a Muted Call
SPARK-937 Wrong notification popup upon receiving a file
SPARK-789 Some text not internationalized
SPARK-921 Sometimes Spark can’t change to Available automatically
SPARK-878 Linux idle plugin not properly handling coming back from idle
SPARK-906 Spark’s build should unpack .pack’d files at build time, not at first startup
SPARK-835 Update translations inside Spark
SPARK-849 “[ ] Enable Emotions” should disable more
SPARK-667 Spark should only transform first /me
SPARK-799 Server is editable on failed login
SPARK-886 Reconnection logic not working properly
SPARK-913 Settings not always being saved after changes made
SPARK-914 Spark does not handle messages with subjects very well
SPARK-901 Fix JVM crash when using Jingle on the Mac OS X
SPARK-912 Localization improvements w/ bonus other improvements
SPARK-278 URL parser issues
SPARK-947 Add QQ transport support?
SPARK-969 When someone performs a file transfer or non-message related event, the last message before it is shown in growl notifications
SPARK-1004 if a username is too long then it gets cut off
SPARK-991 Group Chat Highlighting
SPARK-1009 Make gateway icons more transparent to fit with new theme
SPARK-1010 On toast popup from a MUC show the nickname of whoever said the comment
SPARK-1012 Update Jingle implementation to latest in Smack
SPARK-926 Custom status editing no longer working in trunk
SPARK-24 Memory does not decrease after closing chat window.
SPARK-1019 Spark IRC support passing wrong variable for nickname
SPARK-700 Add an option to turn off Spark’s update-checking feature
SPARK-848 Jabber:IQ:Time not showing up on request.
SPARK-815 Local time is not completed in the Client Version
SPARK-997 An error occurs when enetering no Gateway username
SPARK-993 Improve the GUI
SPARK-637 BUZZ highlight chat tab
SPARK-1011 When someone says my name in an MUC, show a custom toast popup if enabled
SPARK-950 Spark is not showing /" chars in chat window
SPARK-286 unicode display bug / window title
SPARK-944 After language change should be “Exit now?”, not “Restart now?”
This BETA doesn’t have a feature I want. What should i do?
There’s already a topic in the Spark community to request new features.
I’ve noticed something that hasen’t been reported, What should i do?
Feel free to post something here, i hope that we can resolve issues quickly. Please don’t post something that we know about or is in the Jira.
Where should i download this BETA?
Right here: http://www.igniterealtime.org/downloads/beta.jsp