This wiki page aims for providing user-friendly changelog for the tested releases of JOSM. Its granularity lies somewhere between the contents of StartupPage and the SVN log messages. There is a similar changelog for plugins.

2015-09-28: Stable release r8800 (15.09)

2015-08-22: Stable release r8677 (15.08)

2015-06-17: Stable release r8491 (15.05)

2015-04-27: Stable release r8279 (15.04)

  • major enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Presets/Map styles/Validator: add/improve/fix: highway=unsurfaced (r8161), railway=subway_entrance (r8162), second_hand (r8164), drinking_water (r8165), cycleway (r8166), leaf_cycle (r8167), oneway=-1 (r8183), color (r8184, r8204, r8178), uncommon characters in keys (r8185), amenity=sanitary_dump_station (r8188, r8190), short keys (r8192,r8204), tower|pole=air_to_ground (r8204), highway=services|rest_area (r8245), "A name:* translation is missing" warning (r8239), opening_hours (r8223, r8242), crossing with highway=rest_area|services (r8269), highway=raceway with sport=* (r8279), display of keys/tags in validator messages (r8266)
    • fix split way action (r8276)
    • MapCSS: icon-rotation, degree_to_radians(), cardinal_to_radians() (r8199, r8238)
    • MapCSS: index for last element of object (r8206)
    • MapCSS: :unclosed_multipolygon pseudo class and >:open_end selector (r8237)
    • MapCSS: waylenth(), areasize() (r8253)
    • Sequential execution of fix* commands in MapCSS validator rules (r8265)
    • enhancements to "Open Location..." and remote control
    • fixes for reversing ways
    • improve display of multiple values in Tags/Membership Dialog (r8170)
    • Search: add waylength, ways:, modify nodes:, nth: (r8198 ,r8220, r8231, r8250)
    • Adding Tags Dialog: display shortcuts (r8205), clear input fields after adding tag without closing dialog (r8234), improve autocomplete (r8268)
    • History Dialog: improve display of reversed ways (r8219)
    • History Dialog: include imagery_used tag (r8226)
    • History dialog: add button to open changeset dialog (r8254)
    • route relation sorting (r8229, r8258, r8259)
    • more various bug fixes and improvements

2015-03-30: Stable release r8159 (15.03)

  • major enhancements
    • Bangla script rendering fixed also in map.
  • minor enhancements
    • Presets/Map styles/Validator:
      • route relations (r8109,r8119), public_transport=platform as a multipolygon in stop_area (r8112), highway=footway together with bicycle=designated (r8117), sport without physical feature (r8120), skiing sports (r8121), sport presets (r8123,r8143), outdoor_seating (r8124), collection_times (r8125), enforcement relations (r8134), waterways, natural=ridge, natural=valley (r8135), building:part, building:levels, height, building:min_level and min_height (r8136,r8139), drop *=true/1 in rendering (r8137), roundabouts, playgrounds (r8138), dam (r8142), waterway access (r8144,r8146), pedestrian crossing (r8145), man_made=cutline (r8147)
    • minor performance improvements in mapcss rendering (r8133,r8140,r8141)
    • speed improvements
    • bug fixes

2015-03-02: Stable release r8109 (15.02)

  • major enhancements
    • Font support on Windows - now displays the following scripts:
      • Bengali, Gujarati, Gurmukhi, Kannada, Malayalam, Syriac, Tamil, Telugu, Thaana (Win XP and later)
      • Ethiopic, Khmer, Lao, Mongolian, Oriya, Sinhala, Tibetan, Yi (Win Vista and later)
      • Old & New Tai Lü (Win 7 and later)
      • Buginese, Burmese, Javanese, Lisu, Ol Chiki, Sora Sompeng (Win 8)
      and a few more (r8006, r8014, r8015, r8099)
    • Some Plugins can now be installed and used without a restart of JOSM (#11090) – Plugins list with support info for this feature
    • Implement search box for main menu (r8072)
    • The core Notes support is now enabled by default (the plugin is deprecated)
    • Presets and style links to JOSM server are upgraded to use zip to prevent image loading issues (r8100)
  • minor enhancements
    • Presets/Map styles/Validator:
      • improve: tourism=information (r7996), generator:source=geothermal (r7997), cinema (r7998), natural=rock (r8003), description (r8004), *=unknown (r8008, r8023), boundary (r8009, r8010), ramp, handrail (r8011), traffic_sign (r8012), wheelchair (r8013), historic=wayside_cross, historic=wayside_shrine (r8016), amenity=bicycle_repair_station (r8019, r8107), aeroway=parking_position (r8021), pole=transition, tower=transition (r8022), amenity=ranger_station (r8025), contact and address preset links (r8026), shop=hearing_aids (r8027), smoothness (r8028, r8039), barrier (r8040), highway=footway + cycleway=lane (r8042, r8046), addr:*=* together with highway, place or boundary (r8043, r8049), highway=footway + oneway=no (r8044), Style for inner way equals multipolygon (r8045), new turn restriction icon set, go back to old set via style settings (r8050), access preset link (r8052, r8055), shop=medical_supply (r8053), incomplete objects (r8054), parking, smoothness, intermittent (r8057, r8080), amenity=parking_space icon (r8058), payment (r8059, r8060), :forward, :backward validator warnings (r8077), cliff (r8082), waterway bridge combinations (r8089), lit (r8094)
    • undo/redo text changes in text fields with the usual Ctrl-Z shortcut (r8000, r8002)
    • MapCSS: offset property to shift node icons: icon-offset-x, icon-offset-x (r8085)
    • MapCSS: @supports rules for conditional processing replaces @media (r8087)

2015-02-01: Stable release r7995 (15.01)

  • major enhancements
    • Show photo direction arrow for thumbnail (r7912)
  • minor enhancements
    • Presets/Map styles/Validator:
      • complete review across the whole preset menu, to make icons and supported geometries of preset/mappaint/validator/wiki more consistent
    • Size check for source comments (r7995)
    • Proper selection state in selection dialog (r7949)
    • Usability for history dialog (r7933)
    • Regression and exception fixes

Older stable releases

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