uTorrent development got closer to a stable build, with the roll-out of new release candidate over the weekend, number 8, to be more specific.
As expected, repairs are dominant in the list of changes, which is also very short, but some improvements are also available.
An important fix refers to a crash that occurred when resetting the detail listview via the context menu.
On the same note, in the previous versions of the application, the files would be accidentally pre-allocated in the default download location in the case of magnet links that were fully resolved while in “Add Torrent” dialog.
As far as the improvements go, uTorrent 3.2 RC8
comes with completely disabled unbuffered I/O. Also, during the download of metadata in “Add Torrent” dialog, a message is displayed, saying "Waiting for Torrent Information." Download uTorrent