Simple Manga Downloader Changelog

Version 1.6.2

Released on August 15, 2018

  • Fix: Fixed bug in file: show_copyright() isn’t in package smd.utils anymore.
  • New: Code re-factorized with annotations, for static typing checking with mypy.
  • New: smd.downloader.Downloader.get() separated in two new functions get_bytes() and get_str().
  • New: Classes Chapter and Manga now use attributes instead of __setitem__ and __getitem__ for accessing meta data.
  • New: Created smd.utils.MetaFolder class base for Chapter and Manga.
  • New: Removed variable smd.utlis.USER_AGENT and created function smd.utils.random_ua() instead.
  • New: Chapters folders are now named using numbers to avoid invalid folder names.
  • New: search() now returns a list of Manga and get_chapters() returns a list of Chapter
  • Fix: Fixed localization setup to fallback to the default if the language set in the configuration file is not supported.

Version 1.6.1

Released on July 31, 2018

Version 1.6.0

Released on July 31, 2018

  • New: Now smd is smarter, it keeps meta-data about the mangas and remember download status, downloading only missing or incomplete chapters, also useful to download new chapters from ongoing mangas.
  • New: Added option --update (to get new chapters for ongoing mangas).
  • New: Added option --continue (to resume a canceled manga download).
  • New: Now smd have a multilingual interface, currently only English and Spanish languages are supported.
  • New: Added configuration file to configure language, folder where to find and save mangas, etc.
  • New: Added documentation to the project and integrated it with Read the Docs.
  • New: Updated tests module.

Version 1.5.0

Released on July 18, 2018

  • New: Added new option -d or --directory to set the place where to save mangas (default: working directory).
  • Fix: If the manga title or chapter title are an invalid folder name, ask the user for a new name instead of crashing.
  • New: Removed --start and --stop options in favor of a more powerful --chapters option. Now use --chapters 10:20 instead of --start 10 --stop 20.
  • New: Log file now moved to [USER HOME]/smd/smd.log and log size limited.
  • New: Now exception traces are sent only to log file and small messages to console.
  • New: Added --verbose option to make the program print debug messages and error stack traces.
  • Fix: On ConnectionResetError retry only a fixed number of times.
  • New: Added new package to the project: tests for unit testing.

Previous versions

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