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  •  27 Apr 2009 14:31
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    Release Notes: A buffer overflow caused by wrong size limits when copying strings was fixed. Thread hangups due to incorrect synchronization were fixed. The Fedora packaging file was removed. Axel will be available in the Fedora repositories soon. /etc/ is used instead of /usr/etc/ as the default system-wide configuration location. The CFLAGS environment variable is respected in the configure script. Special characters are allowed in arguments to the configure script. A MimeType entry was added and the Categories entry was fixed in the desktop file.

    •  12 Jan 2009 07:50
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      Release Notes: Multiple bugs were fixed in large file support. A new Chinese translation and Chinese manpage were added.

      •  12 Jan 2009 05:51
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        Release Notes: This release fixes a buffer overflow.

        •  12 Sep 2008 13:08
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          Release Notes: This release adds a new RPM spec file, custom header support, a fix for a segfault related to the -H option, honoring of http_proxy and preferring it over HTTP_PROXY, large file support, and a new Russian translation.

          •  17 Apr 2008 11:30
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            Release Notes: A crash was prevented and an error is raised instead if FTP CWD fails. A crash on long URLs was prevented and the maximum URL length was increased to 1024. Segfaults on HTTP 404 and 401 responses were fixed. strncpy is now used instead of strcpy for length-sensitive copies. The -g compilation switch is always used, and -O3 is disabled. The German translation was updated. The axel.1 and axel-kapt.1 man pages were updated. Compilation on GNU/kFreeBSD was fixed. Simple pop-ups are now displayed for the Help and Bug Report buttons.

            •  06 Apr 2005 20:27
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              Release Notes: This release fixes a remotely exploitable buffer overflow in the HTTP redirection handling.

              •  19 Feb 2002 21:11
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                Release Notes: This release fixes problems with forwarding URLs and non-supported servers, adds support for downloading using more than one local interface, and adds a new scp-like interface.

                •  07 Dec 2001 00:57
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                  Release Notes: Ports to a lot of Unixes and Win32, a new build system, and one little bugfix.

                  •  17 Nov 2001 00:13
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                    Release Notes: Restored internationalization support.

                    •  10 Nov 2001 02:45
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                      Release Notes: A small bugfix for HTTP downloads.

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