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2013 Changelog

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.

2013-12-20: Stable release r6502

  • major enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Make "jump to position" more visible (added in View menu in expert mode, r6394, r6398)
    • Direct menu items to preset/imagery preferences (r6426)
    • Search: support less/greater-than, e.g., start_date>1950 (r6429)
    • WMS auto-zoom configurable in preferences dialog (r6460)
    • GeoJSON support improvements (r6484-r6485)
    • Shortcuts:
      • Zoom with '+' and '-' in download dialog (r6438)
      • Additional shortcuts for copy/paste (ctrl-inser and shift-inser, r6451)
      • Geoimage: select first/last image with Home/End key (r6456)
    • Presets/Map styles:
      • Update of presets for man_made=monitoring_station (r6389, r6402), water (r6391), addr:interpolation (r6393), building=dormitory (r6395), bridge (r6399), place_of_worship (r6432-r6433), highway=residential (r6477), highway=speed_camera (r6480), man_made=surveillance (r6492-r6493), internet_access (r6498)
      • New *name preset (r6464, r6470)
      • Adjust color of retail/commercial landuses (r6405)
      • Make presets selected values searchable/findable via F3 (r6425)
      • Separate icons for tree types conifer, broad_leaved, palm (r6441)
      • MapCSS: add support for negated regular expressions (r6455)
    • Relation editor: improve sorting of associatedStreet/street relation members (r6461)
    • Validator:

2013-11-17: Stable release r6388

  • minor enhancements
    • Presets/Map styles:
      • Support of man_made=monitoring_station instead of man_made=measurement_station (r6385)
    • Validator:
      • Tagchecker improvements (r6384)
      • No warning about unclosed way with sports=climbing (r6386)
  • major bugs

2013-11-12: Stable release r6383

  • major changes/enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Discardable keys hidden by default. Expert users can display them by enabling option in OSM Data preferences (r6314)
    • Remember active layer in sessions (r6271)
    • Presets/Map styles:
      • Support of shop=car_parts/gift/pawnbroker (r6249, r6276), building=shed (r6293), natural=saddle (r6358)
      • New internet_access preset (r6346)
      • P2 map style: support of amenity=library, amenity=nightclub, emergency=fire_hydrant, shop=department_store (r6351)
    • Validator:
      • New test for numeric values (r6251)
      • New test for missing highway=crossing (r6303, r6368)
      • New test for opening_hours, collection_times and service_times (r6370-r6373, r6375-r6377, r6379)
      • New test for power line without voltage (r6343-r6344)
      • Deprecate board_type=board (r6346)
  • sub-minor enhancements
    • Rework console output (use of log levels Error/Warning/Info/Debug, r6248)
    • Small performance improvements (r6258, r6264, r6266, r6281, r6286)
    • Support xapi_meta Overpass API endpoint (r6272)
    • New option to display a notification at each autosave (r6357)

2013-09-20: Stable release r6238

2013-08-07: Stable release r6115

  • major changes/enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Relation Editor: add "Paste tags" button (r6092)
    • Presets: add new checkgroup item to specify group of checkboxes on multiple columns (r6114-r6115)
    • Remote Control: add examples, add /feature request to detect commands (r6091)
  • sub-minor enhancements
  • major bugs
    • Relation Editor was resetting mouse speed on Windows (r6063-r6064)
    • Fixed memory leaks (r6107)
    • Fixed restart with Java Web Start (r6111)
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-07-09: Stable release r6060

  • major changes/enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Choose WMS image format (r6000)
    • Option to reset preferences (Advanced preferences - More - Reset preferences, r6021)
    • Initial support for shortcut/color/toolbar/imagery profiles (Advanced preferences - More, r6022-r6023)
    • Download GPX data along a track (r6053-r6054)
    • Allow switching system of measurement from a single click on status line (r6056)
    • Add modifier Ctrl to drag nodes along segments in Extrude mode (previous setting can be restored in Advanced preferences) (r6050)
    • Internal presets:
      • Add length attribute for combos (r5997)
      • Update railway tags (r5999, r6001)
      • Add roman_catholic denomination to place of worship (r6014)
      • Update toilets, drinking water, farm stands (r6044)
    • Map style: rendering of amenity=parking_space (r6005)
    • Mac OSX: Enables the HiDPI support in Apple Java 6 (r6012)
    • Inline documentation for download tasks (File - Open Location, r6031-r6033)
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-06-05: Stable release r5990

  • major changes/enhancements
    • Allow setting keyboard shortcuts for presets and other toolbar buttons (including preset groups and custom searches), context menu item "Edit shortcut" (r5954)
    • New "Toggle panels" action on Tab (r5965-r5966, r5979)
    • Automatic zoom for WMS layers (r5969)
  • minor enhancements
    • Improvements in context menus behaviour, new "Zoom to problem" mode (r5958)
    • Internal presets:
      • Add amenity=clinic (r5940)
      • Add missing barriers (r5941)
      • Update horse-related presets (r5942)
      • Use full list of country codes for addr:country with new preset attribute values_from (r5964)
  • major bugs
    • Do not include OS details in changeset created_by tag (r5956)
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-05-08: Stable release r5939

2013-05-06: Stable release r5932

  • major changes/enhancements
    • Integrate restart plugin into core. Asks for restart when needed (r5857, r5904)
    • Right click menu "undo, cut, copy, paste, delete, select all" for each text component (r5884, r5886)
    • Improved performance of Purge command (r5905)
  • minor enhancements
    • Internal presets:
      • "Route (legacy)" renamed to "General route"; "Route" renamed to "Public transport route" (r5838)
      • Update/unification of leisure and amenity presets (r5846)
      • Add shop=newsagent (r5860)
      • Display preset icon as preset dialog's frame icon (r5931)
    • Map style: Rendering of office=company and office=government (r5930)
    • Plugins: Allow plugins to add custom components to Upload dialog (r5842)
    • Remote control:
      • Start/stop HTTP server without restarting JOSM (r5861)
      • Add new_layer parameter to import handler (r5872)
      • Allow adding tags without confirmation for current session (r5876, r5880)
    • Search: Allow to search for numerical ranges for id:, changeset: and version: operators (like nodes:, r5848)
    • Validator: New test to detect invalid highway tags on roundabouts (r5902)
  • sub-minor enhancements
    • Bug reports:
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-04-08: Stable release r5836

  • major changes/enhancements
    • Major rework of contextual menus (r5793-r5794, r5799-r5800, r5821, r5825)
    • Paste tags from text: added "Clear buffer" button to the messages shown for incorrect buffer (r5809)
  • minor enhancements
    • Contextual menu in Add/Edit tag dialog:
      • Save recently added tags in preferences (r5773)
    • Internal presets:
      • Allow man_made=watermill for closed ways (r5770)
      • Allow traffic_calming for ways (r5802)
    • MapCSS:
      • New map element repeat-image similar to pattern-image, but more flexible (r5801, r5811-r5812)
    • Plugins:
      • Allow plugins to warn about conflicts (r5775)
      • Allow plugins to replace default tile loader (r5779)
    • Validator:
      • Remove "House number on a non-building area" validator test (r5776)
      • Fix empty new relations (by deleting them, r5828)
    • Remove [deprecated] imagery offset server support (r5808)
    • Improved GPX tracks filtering by date (r5815)
  • sub-minor enhancements
    • Use of Arial and Calibri fonts on Windows systems when Helvetica is not available (r5797)
    • Move Imagery offset action to the top of Imagery menu (r5807)
    • Add system name to user agent string, to compute OS marketshare statistics (r5819)
    • Bug reports:
      • Compress bug reports before encoding them to have shorter URLs (to avoid incomplete stacktraces on Windows systems, r5827)
      • Include command-line arguments in status report (r5831, r5833)
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-03-07: Stable release r5759

  • major changes/enhancements
  • minor enhancements
    • Contextual menu in Add/Edit tag dialog (r5704):
      • Default EN keyboard layout for key
      • Customize number of recent tags
      • Paste key/value
    • MapCSS: improved performance (r5705)
    • Remote control:
      • Allow to delete tags in load_and_zoom handler (r5706)
      • Added addtags parameter to add_node and add_way handlers (r5707)
    • Internal presets:
      • Allow amenity=studio for closed ways and relations (r5708)
      • Deprecated amenity=emergency_phone in favor of emergency=phone (r5742, r5751)
      • Added natural=grassland (r5743)
    • Shortcuts:
      • Ctrl-Alt-Shift-U now uploads current selection instead of uploading applet preferences (r5711)
    • Allow to filter gpx traces by age (layer context menu, filter dialog, r5717)
    • Command stack dialog: select and zoom to affected primitives on double-click, Enter or context menu action (r5727)
    • Warning when reversing a directional tag (natural=coastline/cliff, barrier=guard_rail/kerb/retaining_wall, waterway=stream/river/ditch/drain/canal, r5724, r5732)
    • Export GeoJSON as UTF-8 (r5749)
  • sub-minor enhancements
    • Preferences dialog:
      • Group preferences in Display settings / OSM Data (r5703)
      • Customize helper lines color and stroke (r5739, r5741)
    • Add WMS/TMS dialog: UI improvements (OK button enabled status is dynamic, new Help button, name suggested for wms_endpoint, r5731)
  • major bugs
    • Fixed several bugs with relation dialog filter (r5709, r5720, r5725, r5744)
    • Workaround for JDK bug 6322854 (crash when inserting password from clipboard corrupted by KeePass, r5752)
  • complete list of tickets fixed

2013-02-06: Stable release r5697

  • major changes/enhancements
    • Relation editor: roles are suggested at relation creation/edition (r5614-r5615, r5624-r5625) and checked at validation (r5641)
    • Relation toggle dialog: possibility to filter relations (r5616, r5696)
    • Add/Edit dialog: possibility to add several tags without closing, new help button, remember dialog position (r5636, r5642, r5646, r5656, r5658-r5659)
    • Imagery layers:
    • Validator:
      • New tests for addresses (house numbers in associatedStreet relations) (r5644, r5647, r5655, r5662)
      • New test for Wikipedia tags (WIWOSM) (r5683, r5685)
      • Improve performance for layer painting (r5671) and error fixing (r5673)
  • minor enhancements
    • remember map position and scale (r5670) and session support for marker layers (r5684)
    • Remote control:
      • Various improvements (requests validation, display of confirmation messages, robustness) (r5629, r5651, r5668, r5680, r5691)
    • Menus:
      • Enable menu scroller for imagery menu (r5660)
      • Show/hide Audio menu without restart (r5661)
      • Add mouse wheel scroll support in scrollable menus (r5664)
    • Internal presets:
      • New option auto_increment that allows the user to select one of a number of given auto-increment values. Switched on for house numbers (r5639, r5643)
      • Add tunnel=building_passage, covered=arcade, covered=colonnade, tunnel=avalanche_protector, tunnel=culvert (r5611)
      • Add retirement home (amenity=social_facility,social_facility=group_home,social_facility:for=senior) (r5626)
      • Add tag area in highway=pedestrian (r5628)
    • Map Styles:
      • Default icons for public_transport=stop_position and public_transport=platform (r5690)
  • sub-minor enhancements
    • Access directly to validator preferences from validator dialog with a small preferences button left to pin button (r5631)
  • complete list of tickets fixed
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