Software Update: FileZilla 3.2.7

Version 3.2.7 of FileZilla was released on Thursday. This open source ftp client is small, simple and yet complete. The program is popular due to its low system resource load. FileZilla is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X and can be downloaded from this page be downloaded in different versions. New in this release is that secure http is now used to check if updates are available. In addition, the program can now better handle networks that use both IPv4 and IPv6 and the necessary bug fixes have been implemented. Below are all the changes since version

Changes in version 3.2.7:

Bug fixes and minor changes:

  • Make external address resolver IPv6 aware, resolve correct address type on hosts both with working IPv4 as well as IPv6
  • Bumped minimum required GnuTLS version to 2.8.3
  • Keep URLs copied to clipboard even after FZ gets closed

Changes in version 3.2.7 rc3:

Bug fixes and minor changes:

  • Test of changes to autoupdate logic introduced in 3.2.7-rc2

Changes in version 3.2.7 rc2:

New features:

  • Use HTTPS to check for updates and compare hash of downloaded update file

Changes in version 3.2.7 rc1:

New features:

  • Add option to prevent system idle sleep during transfers or other operations
  • Add -l option to commandline to specify logon type for passed URLs
  • Improve layout of search and filter edit dialogs
  • Implement keyboard navigation in search and filter edit dialogs
  • Add status bar to search dialog
  • Remember file exists action for individual queue items
  • Faster queue loading and saving

Bug fixes and minor changes:

  • MSW: Fix memory leak in shell extension
  • Fix possible race in socket code leading to infinite loop
  • Resolve parsing conflict between MLSD and Unix-style listings
  • Fix deleting symlinks on SFTP connections
  • Deselect “..” on Ctrl+A in addition to selecting all other items
  • Changing data type on implicit FTP over TLS connections no longer prints an error message
  • *nix: Fix missing thread synchronization in D-Bus bindings

Version number 3.2.7
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Website FileZilla
File sizes 3.88MB – 4.59MB
License type GPL