MarcoPolo

Licence: GPL
Version 2.5 | Release Date: 2007-11-19 | Download
  • Implemented ScreenSaverStart action (Trac #142)
  • Implement DesktopBackground action (Trac #173)
  • Make MailSMTPServer action only change enabled Mail.app accounts
  • Avoid refreshing context data if a context name is being edited (Trac #154)
  • Preserve selection in default context selector when contexts cha nge (Trac #125).
  • Leopard fixes:
    • Fix ScreenSaverPassword action on Leopard (Trac #168)
    • Fix VPNAction under Leopard (Trac #165; by Mark Wallis)
    • Disable FirewallRuleAction execution under Leopard or la ter (just for now)
  • Update USB vendor and OUI databases
Version 2.4 | Release Date: 2007-10-16 | Download
  • Support all interface types in NetworkLink evidence source (Trac #151)
  • Implement QuitApplication action (Trac #133)
  • Prevent contexts being dropped on their own sub-contexts (Trac #149)
  • Fix a rare USB-related crash (Trac #126)
Version 2.3 | Release Date: 2007-10-06 | Download
  • Resizeable preferences window (Trac #76)
  • Fixed IP rule editing bugs
  • Prevent multiple FirewallRule action crash (Trac #128)
  • Unified title/toolbar in preferences window
  • Actions now get sensible default descriptions
Version 2.2 | Release Date: 2007-09-21 | Download
  • New Bonjour evidence source (Trac #25)
  • Status bar icon reflects confidence in current context (Trac #140)
  • Non-empty rule descripts are preserved across rule editing (Trac #138)
  • Tooltip-lingering fixed (Trac #116)
  • Bluetooth scan interval lowered to 6s (Trac #129)
Version 2.1 | Release Date: 2007-09-11 | Download
  • Per-context confidences are shown in Preferences (Trac #113)
  • Current contexts persists if MarcoPolo quits (Trac #130)
  • Actions can be run on both arrival and departure (Trac #127; by Charlie Groves)
  • New action: MailIMAPServer
  • Properly responds to Cmd-W, Cmd-C, Cmd-V, etc. (Trac #117)
Version 2.0.1 | Release Date: 2007-08-10 | Download
Bug fix in NetworkLink evidence source.
Version 2.0 | Release Date: 2007-08-09 | Download
  • Now based around contexts, independent of network locations (Trac #84)
  • Evidence sources are better behaved and isolatable
  • New evidence sources:
    • AudioOutput (Trac #60)
    • Light (by Rodrigo Damazio)
    • Monitor (Trac #20)
    • NetworkLink (Trac #88; by Mark Wallis)
    • TimeOfDay (Trac #15)
  • New actions:
    • FirewallRule (Trac #24; by Mark Wallis)
    • ScreenSaverTime (Trac #100)
    • VPN (Trac #38; by Mark Wallis)
  • IP rules are now address/netmask-based, not string-prefix-based (Trac #85, #107)
  • Multiple simultaneous actions are grouped to produce a single Growl notification (Trac #105)
  • Actions can be selectively disabled (Trac #90)
  • Forced contexts stay stuck (Trac #97)
  • Fixed MailSMTPServer action that failed switching to the final server on the list (Trac #102)
  • Various UI fixes, tweaks and improvements
Version 1.4.3 | Release Date: 2007-07-09 | Download
  • Fix for hanging when changing location fails (Trac #89)
  • New localisations:
    • Italian translation from Massimo Peri
    • Danish translation from Niels Danielsen
Version 1.4 | Release Date: 2007-06-29 | Download
  • Lots of new actions:
    • Mute, for muting/unmuting system audio (Trac #59)
    • Mount, for mounting network shares (smb://, afp://, etc.) (Trac #8)
    • ScreenSaverPassword, for enabling/disabling screen saver password prompt (Trac #63)
    • iChat, for setting iChat status message (Trac #46)
  • Improved action creation UI
  • Open actions now run AppleScripts directly; no need to save them as applications first (Trac #67)
  • ShellScript actions can be passed arguments; see manual (Trac #42)
  • Various bug fixes (Trac #58)
  • Updated manual
  • Localisation:
    • Updated Dutch translation from Derk Roesink
    • Updated French translation from Pierre Andrews
    • Updated German translation from Christoph Schmitz
  • Updated USB vendor and OUI databases
Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2007-05-31 | Download
  • Forced location switching (Trac #27)
  • Added ability to match WiFi access points on their MAC, not just their SSID (Trac #19).
  • Added new 'RunningApplication' evidence source (Trac #39)
  • Bug fixes in IP evidence source (Trac #49)
  • Localisation:
    • New French translation from Pierre Andrews
    • New Dutch translation from Derk Roesink
    • Updated German translation from Christoph Schmitz
  • Rules and actions are reorderable (Trac #50)
  • Updated USB vendor and OUI databases
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2007-05-16 | Download
  • Significantly improved Action creation UI
  • Bluetooth bug workaround added that prevented laptops from going to sleep (Trac ticket:45)
  • Memory leak fixed in Power evidence source
  • IP evidence source made asynchronous (faster and more responsive)
  • German translation added, courtesy of Christoph Schmitz
  • Support hiding from status bar (Trac ticket:40)
  • Advanced preferences tab added
  • Updated USB vendor and OUI databases
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2007-05-04 | Download
  • New evidence sources for rules: FireWire and Power
  • New actions: ShellScript, ToggleBluetooth and ToggleWiFi
  • Paired Bluetooth devices are supported
  • WiFi evidence source doesn't scan when associated, unless explicitly configured
  • Location names with Unicode characters are supported
  • Wake-from-sleep triggers an immediate update
  • Updated USB vendor and OUI databases
  • UI improvements, including better rule/action options and better icons
  • Credits section added to About dialog
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2007-04-21 | Download

This is MarcoPolo version 1.0. We are now officially out of beta, and ready for World Domination!

  • Many UI tweaks and polish
  • Complete (though not exhaustive) manual
  • Currently-associated WiFi AP included in WiFi SSID list
  • Bluetooth fixes
  • Open action crashing bug fix
Version 0.9.1 | Release Date: 2007-04-09 | Download

A bad Mach port leak was fixed.

Version 0.9 | Release Date: 2007-04-07 | Download
  • Actions now have Arrival/Departure modes
  • New-and-improved rule-adding UI
  • New 'MailSMTPServer' action
  • Preferences window now comes to front properly
  • Some Bluetooth scanning bugs fixed
Version 0.8.5 | Release Date: 2007-04-02 | Download

This is an interim release before 0.9. The evidence sources (Bluetoo th, IP and USB) have all been reorganised for stability and maintainability, as well as a new source (WiFi!). It also seems to fix a mysterious problem that occasionally prevented the computer from sleeping properly.

  • Evidence sources are more stable, and can be selectively enabled /disabled
  • WiFi scanner added!
  • More of the manual is written
Version 0.8 | Release Date: 2007-03-27 | Download

Bluetooth rules, added a skeleton online manual, and updates are checked for daily, not just on startup.

Version 0.7 | Release Date: 2007-03-23 | Download
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