Shareaza 2.5.x contains many bug fixes. Shareaza now comes in two versions, a regular version and one optimized to use Streaming SIMD Extensions (SSE) that requires at least an Intel Pentium III or AMD Athlon XP processor since version

Application Details:

Version: 2.5.x
License: Open Source
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.2.2

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What works

  • Connecting to all networks
  • Searching/Downloading/Uploading files
  • Chatting/Viewing to others on P2P
  • Hashing files (slow)
  • All visual overlays and the main GUI
  • Rating Files (only from transfer window after download complete)
  • Packet Dumping - although a heavy amount causes text to streak

What does not

  • Media player totally dead
  • Library has no RightClick menu all is greyed out.
  • Web Services  drop down in search doesn't detect the default browser.
  • Collection has corrupt icons because of new video preview
  • Hashing takes forever
  • Full Screen will have double buttons because it doesn't detect whether or not your your desktop manager is wrapping the window.


What was not tested

  • Pro-longed use

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 06 20111.2.2Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
CurrentUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 01 20101.1.37Yes Yes SilverLuke 
ShowLinux Mint 7 "Gloria"Nov 07 20091.1.32Yes Yes PlatinumrhY 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
25412 Shareaza does not save certain preferences NEW View

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