Release Notes: The ability to mount UPnP A/V servers was added. Filesystem virtual softlink overlays were added. HTTP and FTP modules now use Qt instead of libcurl. The ability to upload pictures to Facebook was added. A grep prefilter regex for recordfile mounting was added. D&D improvements were made to gfcp. An alpha quality UPnP A/V server daemon was added.
Release Notes: Build updates were made, particularly for maemo. The ferris-capplet-auth program can now authorize Web services from the command line. The ferris-internal-scale-image-by-dimension.sh script was added to allow image data to be scaled through user selected applications. Improvements were made to ferris-open-google-earth-for-context.pl for multiple file handling.
Release Notes: Streaming upload support was improved. Support was added for mounting Vimeo, Youtube, Pixelpipe, GStreamer, and IOZone reports.
Release Notes: Initial support for mounting Facebook was added. Flickr API mounting was greatly extended. The ability to mount Google Docs and Spreadsheets was added. Amarok mounting was ported to version 2.x. ferris-redirect now supports the ate (at end) -z flag. Minor changes were made for newer versions of gcc.
Release Notes: Major speed were made improvements in XQuery and recordfile mounting under some circumstances. The new ferris-index-lookup() XQuery function was added for faster group by style XQueries. The ability to bind external variables in ferris-xqilla was added. Speed improvements were made for mounting large db4 files. Explicit EA whitelist support was added to feaindexadd. Retiring deleted hits from an EA index must now be done with feaindexcompact. fs-id is now created as numeric in postgresql EA indexes. New environment variables were added to achieve better performance in some circumstances.
Release Notes: The Qt/KDE related code was moved to a KDE4 base. Support for exposing libferris as virtual tables in SQLite was added. Support for mounting SQLite files as filesystems was added. Support for mounting log files and other semi-structured "record oriented" files was added. The new QtSql module was added for mounting relational databases. An EA regression with the newer FLAC extractor was fixed. The ability to turn fsync() after each file copy on or off through the command line was added.
Release Notes: A new memory mapped metadata index engine was added for embedded and mobile platforms. Query performance of the PostgreSQL metadata engine was improved. New metadata extractors were added for oggz, flac, and taglib with support for flac and xiph comments. ferris-find was updated to be more find(1) compliant. Updates were made to dbcompact in the PostgreSQL metadata engine, including the ability to denormalize existing metadata. emblem:has-foo metadata is now writable. Updates were made to hidden symbol support. HAL support was updated.
Release Notes: HAL support was improved, including a volume manager, configuration wizard, and hal:// filesystem. Switching between many fulltext and metadata indexes is easier. Support was added for easy async searches, and for building temporary index federations to complement the existing permanent federations. The fdu command, a copy-append feature in gfcp, the precache size option for tree walkers, and the gfindexadd client, which can add to both metadata and fulltext indexes, were added. Improvements were made to hidden symbol support.
Release Notes: The code was ported to the XQilla 2.x API, including initial support for XUpdate in the custom XQilla-ferris document model. pqxx is now a soft dependancy, as was originally intended. Minor updates were made for building on the Maemo platform. Minor fixes were made to EXIF longitude and latidude handling.
Release Notes: Support was added for mounting DBus. Initial support for running metadata extractors in separate processes was added. EA values can be gotten out of the database when presenting results from a PostgreSQL index search. Updates were made to the memory manager. Updates were made for cleaner operation on 64-bit native systems and potential migrations between 32- and 64-bit platforms. The PostgreSQL metadata indexing module was updated. Two example php/XJAX web search interfaces for libferris were added.