Test BleachBit 0.8.5 beta

Please test the new BleachBit 0.8.5 beta which includes enhancements. backend features, bug fixes, and translation updates.

  • In Google Chrome delete history, form history, DOM Storage, and vacuum
  • In Chromium test all options.
  • In Chromium try to delete while Chromium is running: BleachBit should stop you.
  • In Opera delete DOM Storage.
  • Try to wipe disk space on a partition that is 100% full.
  • In Firefox delete history.
  • Delete VLC history with overwrite option enabled.
  • Linux
    • Wipe memory with a swap file like /home/swap (not a swap partition like /dev/sda2).
    • Packagers: BleachBit now requires simplejson.
  • Windows
    • In Internet Explorer delete history
    • In Internet Explorer delete cache
    • Delete System - Update uninstallers. Then, reboot Windows and try to update or install any software.

To look for regressions follow the standard tests on the "Testing" page.


Remember: beta releases are more likely to contain bugs and are recommended only for testing. Use with caution.

Report any bugs to the bug tracker or forum.



January 1, 2011: BleachBit 0.8.5 has been released.


Translators, please update your translations.

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