Dosage Changelog

New in version 2.12

January 25th, 2014
  • Changes:
  • cmdline: The --basepath option now replaces "~" or "~user" with the users home directory.
  • documentation: Added install instructions at doc/install.txt
  • Fixes:
  • comics: Fix AbstruseGoose, AxeCop, BardsWorth, DemolitionSquad.
  • comics: Remove broken ChugWorth.

New in version 2.11 (January 16th, 2014)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added CampComic, EatThatToast, FoulLanguage, PoorlyDrawnLines and StandStillStaySilent.

New in version 2.4 (June 25th, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added LinuxComFridayFunnies and OnTheFasttrack.
  • Fixes:
  • cmdline: The --continue option fetched only one image. Closes: GH bug #32

New in version 2.2 (April 30th, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added ARedTailsDream, Carciphona, Curtailed, GirlGenius, Lackadaisy, SabrinaOnline, TheDreamlandChronicles, TwoGuysAndGuy and Unsound. Patches by Dirk Reiners. Closes: GH bug #29
  • comics: Comics which are not updated anymore can now be marked. Closes: GH bug #30
  • Changes:
  • cmdline: Ignore trailing '/' at end of comic names. Useful when using shell completion to pick comics. Patch by Dirk Reiners.
  • Fixes:
  • comics: Fix DorkTower, MadamAndEve and Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, and improve image filenames of CtrlAltDel. Patches by Dirk Reiners.

New in version 2.1 (April 15th, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Add some comic descriptions from their webpages.
  • Fixes:
  • cmdline: Fix output encoding errors on comic listing. Closes: GH bug #24

New in version 1.14 (March 22nd, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added KeenSpot comic strips and enable ComicGenesis comic strips
  • comics: Added CucumberQuest, DasLebenIstKeinPonyHof, DemolitionSquad, DerFlix, DerTodUndDasMaedchen, DogHouseDiaries, FonFlatter, FullFrontalNerdity, GeeksNextDoor, Hipsters, KatzenfutterGeleespritzer, KickInTheHead, MyCartoons, OrnerBoy, ParallelUniversum, Ruthe, SandraAndWooGerman, WormWorldSaga. Closes: GH bug #15, #19
  • Changes:
  • comics: The scraper can check a list of previous and image link regular expressions, not only a single one.
  • comics: Continue searching for images if one image is not found. Closes: GH bug #18
  • Fixes:
  • comics: Fix dilbert image naming. Closes: GH bug #20

New in version 1.13 (March 12th, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added comic strips AhoiPolloi, AxeCop, Bearmageddon, DeadWinter, HarkAVagrant, IAmArg, LoadingArtist, Nnewts, PHDComics, PokeyThePenguin, SnowFlame, WorldOfMrToast and Zwarwald.
  • Changes:
  • cmdline: Comic lists are displayed one page at a time.
  • output: HTML output embeds the images in the page and show the page URLs.
  • output: The --output option can be given multiple times.
  • Fixes:
  • cmdline: Catch error when piping output to another program or file under Windows. Closes: GH bug #13
  • cmdline: Catch error when multiple comics match. Closes: GH bug #16
  • comics: Retry download on empty content to reduce empty file errors.
  • comics: Don't save thumbnails in LookingForGroup. Closes: GH bug #17

New in version 1.12 (March 5th, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added comic strips AlphaLuna, AlphaLunaSpanish, BrentalFloss BrentalFlossFit, BrentalFlossGuest, DangerouslyChloe, MagickChicks, MenageA3, Namesake, ShadowGirls, StickyDillyBuns.
  • Fixes:
  • cmdline: Fix option parsing for -l, --singlelist and --version. Closes: GH bug #10
  • comics: Ensure the file is written to disk on save and detect empty files as an error. Closes: GH bug #11

New in version 1.11 (March 2nd, 2013)

  • Features:
  • comics: Added comic strips Caggage, ManlyGuysDoingManlyThings, SandraAndWoo and SupernormalStep.
  • Changes:
  • comics: Always use connection pooling when downloading pages or files.
  • cmdline: Replace the deprecated argument parser optparse with argparse.
  • installation: The Windows installer now adds a help entry to the start menu and has a flag to add dosage.exe to the PATH.
  • Fixes:
  • comics: Correct the list of characters not to quote for URL path encoding. This fixes a lot of download errors of DrunkDuck comics.
  • comics: Fixed a lot of comic strips (see git log for details). Closes: GH bug #8