Version 5.4.2 – December 7, 2016

Changes

  • EULA update
  • Include LGPL license files

Bug fixes

  • Correct issue with stats beacon not conforming to strict HTTP.

 

Version 5.4.1 – October 6, 2016

Bug Fixes

  • Correct issue causing ports to increasingly open when setting RDNS is enabled on the client.

Changes

  • Update localization with new strings.

Version 5.4.0 – August 30, 2016

New Features

  • Support for sending periodic timing statistics to Dyn to help improve service.

Changes

  • Updated End User License Agreement.

Version 5.3.2 – July 7, 2016

New Features

  • Support for setting recursive DNS servers on the local machine to dynalertbot.

Bug Fixes

  • Fix code signing validation on OS X 10.11.4+

 

Version 5.2.0 – September 25, 2014

New Features

  • Support secure update key for account.dyn.com in place of account credentials.

Bug Fixes

  • Fix bug where main window may not be displayed if app launched a second time.

Version 5.1.0 – August 22, 2014

New Features

  • Native language support for Spanish, German, and Brazilian Portuguese.

Changes

  • Codesigning compatibility changes for OS X 10.9.5 and 10.10 Preview 5.
  • Minimum required OS X version is now 10.7.

Version 5.0.2 – May 23, 2014

Bug Fix

  • Fix a case where a DNS lookup failure can cause updates to fail.

Version 5.0.1 – April 8, 2014

Bug Fix

  • Fix problem detecting IPv6 addresses when ‘bypass proxy’ is not enabled.

Version 5.0.0 – April 3, 2014

New Features

  • Support for DynECT Managed DNS DDNS service

Changes

  • Attempt to restart backend service if it exits uncleanly
  • No longer considered Beta
  • Include account creation link in credentials dialog
  • Log if a corrupt configuration file is detected and reset

Bug Fixes

  • Fix instance where the client may not be able to detect IPv6 address when using certain DNS resolvers
  • Fix focus issue with username field of the credentials dialog

Version 4.9.8 Beta – March 3, 2014

New Features

  • Preference to start at boot. This manages a login entry for the Dyn Updater
  • Add proxy bypass preference to allow detecting IP addresses on an alternate port to work around proxy servers when a hostname is configured for “Automatic” IP detection

Changes

  • Specify a default directory and filename when exporting log files
  • Don’t consider link-local addresses for updates when a hostname is configured to use the address of a local interface

Bug Fix

  • Don’t allow editing of the hostname table via double clicking

Version 4.9.7 Beta – January 27, 2014

New Features

  • Added log viewer via ‘View Details’ link
  • Added more descriptive status in log viewer, along with a reset link when an error is encountered
  • Allow exporting configuration and logs via log viewer

Changes

  • Show a warning message in Configure Hosts if IPv6 is not detected
  • Renamed several buttons and labels for clarity
  • Include client name and version in daemon log on start

Bug Fixes

  • Fix issue with input being blocked at Welcome screen on first run
  • Handle corrupt configuration files by resetting to defaults

Version 4.9.6 Beta – January 7, 2014

Change

  • User interface improvements, including a redesigned header area providing more information.

Version 4.9.5 Beta – December 13, 2013

Change

  • Include Host Status to indicate whether the updater is monitoring address changes for a host.

Version 4.9.4 Beta – November 15, 2013

Change

  • Performance improvements

Bug Fixes

  • Allow ‘-’ characters in usernames
  • Display empty hostname table if none exist on an account
  • Clean up stale daemon files if daemon stops unexpectedly
  • Fix issue when running client from DMG, then unmounting and running from Applications
  • Fix issue with client not starting on some systems
  • Show version number correctly in ‘Get Info’ in Finder

Version 4.9.3 Beta – November 6, 2013

Change

  • Quit background daemon when quitting menu bar icon

Bug Fixes

  • Correct problem with code signature causing “Unidentified Developer” Gatekeeper warnings on OS X 10.7+
  • Fix high CPU usage in background daemon

Version 4.9.1 Beta – November 4, 2013

Changes

  • OS X 10.6 and higher support
  • Reduced application size by 50%
  • Use gray scale icon on menu bar
  • Welcome screen when no accounts are configured
  • Improve performance when loading data in the GUI

Bug Fixes

  • Show spinner when loading hosts table
  • Don’t change size of host table while loading data
  • Remove host configuration from client when account is removed

Version 4.9.0 Beta – October 22, 2013

New Features

  • Rewrite of the client to support OS X 10.9 and leverage a cross-platform code base.
  • IPv6 update support.

Version 3.0 – January 7, 2010

New Feature

  • Internet Guide integration – set your DNS servers dynamically without interfering with VPN connections.

Changes

  • Improved diagnostic Email template with more useful information for troubleshooting.
  • Reduced logging of non-warning messages by default.

Bug Fix

  • Fix for a version problem with the widget present in the beta release.

Version 2.4 – November 30, 2009

Change

  • Changed how the path is determined when installing the daemon to be a little more resilient.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue causing daemon to not start on boot up in Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard).
  • Fixed a bug that could cause a deadlock when initializing SSL in some rare cases.
  • Fixed a bug that would cause the updater to say “The DynDNS Updater daemon was installed but could not be launched” when the install had actually failed.

Version 2.3 – June 14, 2008

Changes

  • A few minor text changes to make error messages more descriptive.
  • Made the interface IP checking code a bit more robust.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed bug where a host or account could be set inactive if an error occurred while updating hosts.
  • Fixed a bug where a host could potentially not update if the IP changed while the daemon isn’t running.
  • Fixed the checkip update URL.

Version 2.1 – February 25, 2008

Changes

  • Added a problem description dialog to assist users in generating a diagnostic Email.
  • Added a timestamp to daemon log messages.
  • Removed excess logging to help make diagnosing problems easier.
  • Compressed the account-host info printed in a diagnostic Email to shorten the text.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug where the daemon wasn’t exiting in a timely fashion when OS X was in the shutdown process.
  • Fixed a bug where the application wouldn’t run from a path with non-ASCII characters in it.
  • Fixed a bug where NOCHG wasn’t sent to the DynDNS server for flags like MX, wildcard, etc.