Last Update: March 21, 2015
WiFi Radar History

A detailed changelog is available in the GIT repositories: TuxFamily or repo.co.cz (gitweb). The following is a simplified view of past changes to WiFi Radar.

2015-03-21
    Version 2.0.s10 released.  Includes fix for Ubuntu bug 442809
("wifi-radar crashed with AttributeError in destroy").  Thanks to Markus
Schmidt, mouse scrollwheel now works in the AP list and WR will close if
Ctrl-C is used when WR was started from the command line.  Updates GIT
repository address to TuxFamily.

2014-03-22
    Version 2.0.s09 released.  Updates addresses for the web site and
GIT repository.

2010-04-04
    Version 2.0.s08 released.  Fixes crash involving log file, if started by
a non-root user.

2010-01-29
    Version 2.0.s07 released.  Includes bug fixes for non-DHCP use from
Prokhor Shuchalov.

2009-08-28
    Version 2.0.s06 released.  Adds WIFIRADAR_PROFILE, WIFIRADAR_ENCMODE,
WIFIRADAR_SECMODE environment variables for connect and disconnect scripts.
Explains old configuration file read crashes to user and recommends a
resolution.

2009-07-19
    Version 2.0.s05 released.  Fixes WPA associations and disconnects.  Also
fixes various bugs in the UI, including bugs 15973 and 15972.

2009-07-06
    Version 2.0.s04 released.  Fixes a critical bug introduced in 2.0.s03.

2009-07-06
    Version 2.0.s03 released.  Fixes bugs 15963 (unsafe ConfigFile write)
and 15964 (wifi-radar --help).  Adds and corrects documentation.

2009-06-02
    Version 2.0.s02 released.  Fixes bugs 15785 (patch from Andrea Scarpino)
and 15787.

2009-05-21
    Version 2.0.s01 released.  This was the first stable release of
    version 2.0.

2009-04-19
    Version 2.0.b05 released.  This version added roaming support for
    mutliple-AP networks.

2009-04-02
    Version 2.0.b04 released.  This version added logging output at the
    suggestion of Roy Wood.

2009-03-20
    Version 2.0.b01 released by new maintainer, Sean Robinson.  This
    release incorporated pre and post scripts with some program information
    available through environment variables.  It also added a channel column
    and displayed the AP address.  This version had a new configuration file
    format and made more preferences editable within the program.  It added
    a simplified threading model, more modular source code, and extended
    comments.  It increased the WEP key length from 32 to 64 bytes.
    Also added was an About dialog with license and credit information.

2008-03-12
    Version 1.9.9 released.  This release cleaned up installation and some
    documentation using patches from Patrick Winnertz.

2007-02-08
    Version 1.9.8 released.  This version added new features based on user
    suggestions.  Fixed bugs with locking in multi-threaded environment and
    killing DHCP client.

2006-09-27
    Version 1.9.7 released.  This version contained multiple interface fixes
    based on user suggestions.  Also the debian directory was added for building
    .deb packages.  Gary Case's WPA Mini-HOWTO was included in this version.

2005-03-27
    Version 1.9.6 released.

2005-03-19
    Version 1.9.5 released by new maintainer, Brian Elliott Finley.  This
    version made it possible to use any DHCP client and included various
    fixes.

2005-04-12
    Version 1.9.3-3mdk released by Nicolas Brouard.  This version offered
    the first partial WPA support.

2005-04-03
    Version 1.9.3-2mdk released by Nicolas Brouard.  This version killed
    dhclient when disconnecting.

2005-03-21
    Version 1.9.1 released.  This fixed scanning regex patterns for
    iwlist inconsistencies.

2005-03-20
    Version 1.9 released.  This added threaded scanning, signal bars,
    embedded icons, and changed the name from wifi_radar to wifi-radar,
    per convention.

2004-12-22
    Initial import into SVN.

2004-08-04
    Version 1.1 released.  This version added a disconnect button.

2004-07-04
    Initial release by Ahmad Baitalmal.  Ahmad is the original author and
    maintainer of WiFi Radar.