'Coon Cave

Stuff that goes on about Raccoon, Google Play and Android in general. May contain traces of rambling. Feedback and subscriptions welcome!
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Raccoon 4.1.4

Follow up bugfix to 4.1.3.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Raccoon 4.1.3

Google broke things. Apps can now be downloaded again.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Raccoon 4.1.2

  • The File|Import apps dialog gets no longer squashed after closing and reopening the window
  • Apps can now manually be renamed in the App Details dialog (this is a workaround in case Raccoon extracts the app’s name from the APK file in the wrong language).
  • Added tooltips to the buttons in the File|Import apps dialog.
  • No longer hang when importing an APK file from the local filesystem that does not contain an icon.
Saturday, June 10, 2017

Raccoon 4.1.1

  • Catch up with Google’s latest changes to the login process.
  • Fixed a display problem with apps requesting permissions not containing a dot character.
Friday, April 14, 2017

Raccoon 4.1.0

  • Reworked app importing: Raccoon is now able to scan a directory tree for candidates.
  • Added –gpa-search (developer only)
  • Don’t choke when downloading an APK without an icon
  • No longer delete app/profile association after changing the account’s password.
  • Allow non-premium users to setup a new profile after deleting their current one.
  • Vastly improved ADB file transfer speed
  • Various GUI tweaks
  • Explain premium features in the Help menu
  • Friendlier formatting in the shoutbox
  • Caught up with Google’s latest change for communicating search results, which gives special treatment to popular apps
  • “VIP apps” now open directly in the details view when being searched for
  • Preparations for accepting more forms of payment (other than Paypal)
  • Lots of internal restructuring and cleanup
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Raccoon 4.0.2

  • Renamed the “QR tool” to “QR Code Generator”.
  • Made the layout of the shoutbox more readable.
  • Disable the “Help|Unlock features” menu entry if there’s nothing to do there.
  • Various clarifications in how things are phrased.
  • Minor code cleanup
  • FIXED: In special cases, the setup wizard would get stuck, only displaying “1” below the progress bar.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Raccoon 4.0.1

  • Gave the desktop icon a transparent background on MS Windows.
  • Made the tooltip on the rating panel more explicit
  • Allow copy&paste for the app description
  • Moved the download button below the app description to make more for the install count.
  • Mimic a more recent device by default.
  • Adaptations to a change in the login process.
Monday, September 28, 2015

Raccoon 4.0.0

Complete rewrite