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The Bug Genie 4.0.0 release notes

All you need to know about the new version
The Bug Genie 4.0 is now available

20th May, 2015 – Zegenie studios is proud to announce the immediate availability of The Bug Genie 4.0 - the first release in the much-awaited 4 series

The Bug Genie 4.0 has been over two years in the making. All users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

In addition to the changes and improvements in the above changelog, this release contains the following major changes:

Changes in The Bug Genie 4.0

Improvements and changes

This release contains a huge number of fixes and improvements. To everyone that has contributed to all fixes going into the 4.0 release: thank you.

  • Many of the underlying framework components have been greatly improved, resulting in the fastest and most responsive release to date!
  • The Bug Genie now integrates with the new addons section. Download and install addons from the website or inside the issue tracker
  • The license has been upgraded from MPL 1.1 to MPL version 2, which greatly increases license compatibility and reduces license concerns

As a community-driven project, we are always happy to receive bugfixes and improvements via Github pull requests. Please fork us and make The Bug Genie better!

Luckily, the list of bugfixes contributed via Github is too long to mention individually here. Please checkout the commit log for a detailed list of changes that went into this release.

Upgrade notes

You can upgrade to version 4.0 from version 3.2.7. See the upgrade instructions for details.

Users on our hosted platform will be updated according to the schedule received via email. No manual action is necessary for hosted users to upgrade to version 4.0.
More details about upgrading to this release can be found in the FAQ.

Get it now!

The Bug Genie 4.0.0 can be downloaded from our download page.

If you want to upgrade your existing installation, please read through the UPGRADE file included in the release for information on how to upgrade your existing installation.

For more installation and upgrade instructions, please refer to the FAQ


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