Latest Development Version:
Version: 1.20.1
Released: 2021-06-04
  • Added paste attribute to scripts that can be used to avoid captchas

1.20 (2021-02-13)
  • added hidden_fields setting.

1.19 (2021-01-03)
  • Make OTP less persnickety about form of shared secrets.

  • Automatically fix file permission issues when found.

1.18 (2020-11-12):
  • Deprecate Python 2.7 and Python 3.5.

  • Add PasswordGenerator.get_value(), a method of getting an account value from a string that includes the account and field names.

  • Add hidden account attributes.

  • Require secondary arguments on secrets to be passed by name.

  • Renamed alphabet argument to Passphrase and Question to dictionary.


    This change is not backward compatible and may require you to change entries in your account files.

  • This release requires secrets_hash to be updated.

1.17 (2020-04-15):
  • Enhance conceal command so that it can read text from a file.

  • Add WriteFile; allows the contents of a file to be held as an account field. When requested, the contents are written to the file system.

1.16 (2019-12-25):
  • Added ms_per_char setting that allows user to slow autotyping.

  • Added rate attribute to scripts that allows user to slow autotyping.

  • Added command_aliases setting to allow user to define their own command short-cuts. As part of this the built-in short cuts were removed. See description of command_aliases in Configuring to get them back.

  • interactive command now accepts ‘*’.

1.15 (2019-09-28):
  • Add remind script command.

1.14 (2019-04-28):
  • Allow title recognizers to be functions.

  • Add –all option to values command.

  • Add vs alias to values command.

  • Add instructions on how to mimic Symantec VIP authentication app.

1.13 (2019-02-06):
  • Added interactive command.

  • Added looping to questions command.

  • Retargeted i and I command aliases.

  • Use natural sort order by default.

  • Refactored code to speed up start up with account discovery.

1.12 (2019-01-17):
  • Updated the networth API example.

  • Incorporated shlib package into Avendesora for better security.

  • Added questions command.

  • Refactored code to speed up start up.

1.11 (2018-06-14):
  • Added is_secret argument to Secret classes.

  • Added support for dmenu as alternative to built-in selection utility.

  • Added –delete option to log command.

  • Rename master and seed Account attributes to master_seed and account_seed.

  • Improve portmortem and networth api examples.

  • Improve the account value formatting.

1.10 (2018-02-18):
  • Added support for qutebrowser.

1.9 (2017-12-25):
  • Adds one-time passwords (an alternative to Google Authenticator).

  • Added ‘vc’ command as an alias for ‘value –clipboard’.

1.8 (2017-11-23):
  • Created the manual.

  • Use keyboard writer if there is no access to TTY.

  • Shifted to skinny config file.

  • Warn the user if the archive is missing or stale.

  • Improved get_value(), added add get_values(), add get_fields().

  • Canonicalize names.

  • Allow account name to be given even if TTY is not available.

  • Allow default_field to be a list.

  • Add render method to AccountValue.

  • Changed the way multiple gpg ids are specified.

  • Improved browse command.

  • Added shift_sort to password generators.

  • Added log command.

  • Added phonetic command.

  • Added browser version of help command.

It is recommended that in this release you trim your ~/.config/avendesora/config file to only include those settings that you explicitly wish to override.

1.7 (2017-06-01):
1.6 (2017-04-07):
  • Fix issues in sleep feature in autotype scripts.

1.5 (2017-03-01):
  • Fixed bug in account discovery for URLs.

  • Added get_composite, renamed get_field to get_scalar.

1.4 (2017-01-09):
  • Improved error reporting on encrypted files.

  • Added RecognizeFile().

1.3 (2017-01-08):
  • Warn about duplicate account names.

1.2 (2017-01-05):

1.1 (2017-01-03):

1.0 (2017-01-01):
  • Initial production release.