Last Update: March 21, 2015
WiFi Radar History
A detailed changelog is available in the GIT repositories:
or repo.co.cz (gitweb).
The following is a simplified view of past changes to WiFi Radar.
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.
Version 2.0.s09 released. Updates addresses for the web site and
Version 2.0.s08 released. Fixes crash involving log file, if started by
a non-root user.
Version 2.0.s07 released. Includes bug fixes for non-DHCP use from
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
Version 2.0.s05 released. Fixes WPA associations and disconnects. Also
fixes various bugs in the UI, including bugs 15973 and 15972.
Version 2.0.s04 released. Fixes a critical bug introduced in 2.0.s03.
Version 2.0.s03 released. Fixes bugs 15963 (unsafe ConfigFile write)
and 15964 (wifi-radar --help). Adds and corrects documentation.
Version 2.0.s02 released. Fixes bugs 15785 (patch from Andrea Scarpino)
Version 2.0.s01 released. This was the first stable release of
Version 2.0.b05 released. This version added roaming support for
Version 2.0.b04 released. This version added logging output at the
suggestion of Roy Wood.
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.
Version 1.9.9 released. This release cleaned up installation and some
documentation using patches from Patrick Winnertz.
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.
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.
Version 1.9.6 released.
Version 1.9.5 released by new maintainer, Brian Elliott Finley. This
version made it possible to use any DHCP client and included various
Version 1.9.3-3mdk released by Nicolas Brouard. This version offered
the first partial WPA support.
Version 1.9.3-2mdk released by Nicolas Brouard. This version killed
dhclient when disconnecting.
Version 1.9.1 released. This fixed scanning regex patterns for
Version 1.9 released. This added threaded scanning, signal bars,
embedded icons, and changed the name from wifi_radar to wifi-radar,
Initial import into SVN.
Version 1.1 released. This version added a disconnect button.
Initial release by Ahmad Baitalmal. Ahmad is the original author and
maintainer of WiFi Radar.
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