Release Notes: This release has HTTP proxy support, a separate and additional login URL, improved performance on HP-UX, and several minor bugfixes.
Release Notes: This release adds a login URL to the configuration and a configurable timeout value for socket reads and writes. It also fixes a bug associated with cookie handling and another associated with urls.txt parsing. Problems specific to HP-UX have also been fixed.
Release Notes: This version includes a major architectural overhaul as the program was changed from a forked model to a multi-threaded one, and also features lower memory overhead and improved performance.
Release Notes: This release adds a port to BSD and improved signal handling. It also contains minor bugfixes and performance enhancements.
Release Notes: This beta release adds multi-threaded support and improved socket reads and writes for better overall performance. It has been tested on Solaris, HP-UX, and GNU/Linux.
Release Notes: This release adds the ability to send a POST directive.
Release Notes: Basic authentication support, and a fix for a minor pattern match bug.
Release Notes: Support has been added for a resource file, .siegerc, which makes a default configuration persistant and eases invocation. Also added are cookies support and a benchmarking flag, -b/--bench, which eliminates the load testing delay and forces siege to hit the server as fast as possible.
Release Notes: Scout, a utility which collects URLs from a Web server and writes them to a text file, was added. Siege relies on a URLs file to perform regression testing, and Scout makes the configuration task considerably easier. "Scout the server before you lay siege."
Release Notes: HTTP/1.1 support was added, plus a feature which allows the user to mark the log file with a comment.