--- v13 +++ v14 @@ -2,13 +2,27 @@ ================== ![alternate text](https://a.fsdn.com/
allura/p/ipfilter-update/icon) -Version: 1.2 -Release Date: 11/03/2013 +Version: 2.0 +Release Date: 15/03/2013 Author: Exedil URL: ### Updates: ### + +v2.0: + +Added Configuration Mode (need administrator privileges): You can edit links from within the application with a simplified interface, easier than plaintext XML (See below for more details). +Added Configuration Mode support regarding the editing functions. +Added automatic repair for links.xml (for when the application encounter something that shouldn't be in the file or if the file is corrupted or missing). +Added DAT format support. You can now provide links with .dat as file extension in URL. +Added a third link with .dat format in links.xml ( /!\ last update 29/08/2012 on this one). +Added a Help button and support for the F1 key, if pressed they will show the README file in your default web browser. +Added a Website button to bring you to Exil uTorrent IPFilter Updater website using your default web browser. +Application design changed to adapt to the new functions. +Messages showing when errors occur have been updated. +Minor bug correction that occured when application was closed. +README file updated. v1.2: Added ZIP format support. You can now provide links with .zip archives. @@ -17,7 +31,7 @@ v1.1: Added a message giving the last update of the IPFilter when lauching the application. -Minor bug correction when download cancelled. +Minor bug correction that occured when download was cancelled. README file updated, and uploaded in SourceForge files for easy access. v1.0: @@ -26,16 +40,17 @@ ### Description: ### This little tool will automatically download, extract and copy the ipfilter.dat for uTorrent in the right place (AppData\Roaming\uTorrent). -The program cleanup what has been downloaded and is no longer needed automatically. -The project is design so that no admin rights should be asked for. -If you downloaded this program and are asked for admin rights to run it, DON'T execute it, and download it again from the legit URL. (The program ask for admin rights only during the installation process!) -Hope you like it. Also check for update every once in a while, use the URL provided above. +The program cleanup what has been downloaded and is no longer needed automatically. +The project is design so that no admin rights should be asked for UPDATING function. +If you downloaded this program and are asked for admin rights to UPDATE, DON'T allow it, and download it again from the legit URL. (The program ask for admin rights ONLY during the installation process and to enter configuration mode!) +Hope you like it. Also check for update every once in a while, use the URL provided above, or the "Website" button from the Updater. ### Requirements: ### +You need an Internet connection for the program to work. + Please download .NET Framework 4.5 from Microsoft website to run this application. - Here is the URL to download it: @@ -45,73 +60,25 @@ ### Configuration: ### -You can also add links if you have any particular one you like to use, other than the default one (some sites offers premium, often updated ones). - -You can do that in the file links.xml located in the program folder of the Updater. -It's a simple XML file, meaning it's really easy to add links in it (see example below). +As from the 2.0 version, the Configuration Mode has been implemented. +It allows the user to easily modify the links provided to the updater. +The links, stored in the "links.xml" file, are added or edited by filling out only two text fields representing the base URL and the file name which together make the complete URL. -Link template in the links.xml: +Here is an example: +Let's say the URL you want to add is : + - http://www.google.com/ ipfilter.zip +You separate the base URL from the file name and enter it in the two fields. + - Base URL: Standard URL format, without the actual file to download. The URL MUST end with a forward slash "/" (without quotes). + - File name: The actual file name you want to download (the end of the complete URL, after the last "/"). The file MUST be in GZip, Zip or Dat format (".gz", ".zip" or ".dat") for the program work properly. - ~~~~~~ - - http://yourlink.aaa/ - filename.ext - - ~~~~~~ +For our example, it would be like that: + - Link: http://www.google.com/ + - File: ipfilter.zip +Now you just have to click "Add Link" or "Modify Link" button! -Here is what you need to do: - -~~~~~~ - - [...] - -~~~~~~ -You increment x every time you add a link. -If you already have 3 links in the file, and want to add one more, x will then be 4. -DO NOT REMOVE THE QUOTES. - -~~~~~~ -http://yourlink.aaa/ -~~~~~~ -Standard URL, without the actual file to download. -The URL MUST end with a forward slash "/" (without quotes). - -~~~~~~ -filename.ext -~~~~~~ -The actual file name you want to download (the end of the complete URL, after the "/"). -The file MUST be in GZip or Zip format (".gz" or ".zip") for the program work properly. -If not, it will download but fail at the extraction. - -Example: - -Your initial URL is : -http://www.google.com/ ipfilter.gz - -You divide the URL like explain above. -The result links.xml is: - - ~~~~~~ - - - - http://tbg.iblocklist.com/ Lists/ - ipfilter.dat.gz - - - http://www.google.com/ - ipfilter.gz - - - ~~~~~~ -When you add a link, take care to NOT REMOVE the rest of the file: - - ~~~~~~ - - - [...] - - ~~~~~~ +It isn't hard, isn't it! +Now you can add as many links as you want! You can also modify them as you want, if some ipfilter websites were to change their URL, you can update them! +The configuration windows will check if the URL provided is valid, and reachable before adding or modifying any link.
Exil uTorrent IPFilter Updater Web Site
http://upd.emule-security.org/ipfilter.zip > http://emule-security.org/
http://ipfilter.tobby.eu/ozzy/ipfilter.zip or .dat