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PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2007 4:00 pm    Post subject: xfce-4.4.1 released Reply with quote

xfce-4.4.1 was released today. It is a maintenance release.

Here's what's new/different:

Code:
Xfce 4.4.1 Changelog
Utilities Library (libxfce4util):

    * Fix invalid g_slice_free1() in XfceRc code (Bug #2854).
    * Fix bug when deleting groups.
    * Do not use GMemChunk for XfceRc module as that leaks all of its memory starting with GLib 2.10 (Bug #2427).

Widget Library (libxfcegui4):

    * Change 2 GPL headers to LGPL.
    * Test for support of -Wall, -Werror and -errwarn=%all (Bug #2918).
    * Fix aspect ratio of the pager when using viewports, required for window managers such as Beryl that use multiple viewports within one single workspace.
    * Many translation updates.

Window Manager (xfwm4):

    * Treat dialogs and utility windows as transients for group (Bug #3102).
    * Add support for shape input with XShape extension 1.1 (Bug #3092).
    * Make the title button in the xfwm4 settings manager dragable (Bug #3000).
    * Fix a misinterpretation of ICCCM about when to send a synthetic configureNotify event (Bug #2977).
    * Add new hidden option to instruct xfwm4 not to bring window back on current workspace when activated (Bug #2961).
    * Place splash screen windows on the normal layer, so that dialogs that get mapped during startup have a chance to be placed above the splash screen.
    * Raise focused window on workspace switch (Bug #2960).
    * Sort Z-order on workspace change (Bug #2960).
    * Fix the small lag before icon update at first map and when updating all frames at once.
    * Use timeout for frame redraw, check actual WM name changes to work around apps that falsely update their WM name property (Bug #2810).
    * Updated translations: Hungaria, Catalan, Italian, Polish, German, Japanese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Dutch, Chinese (simplified) and French.
    * New translations: Albanian (Besnik Bleta), English (Jeff Bailes).

Desktop Manager (xfdesktop):

    * Fix entries in the menu.xml files that should not have been translated.
    * Add support for menu file as argument (Bug #2876).
    * Remove use of __FUNCTION__ as it breaks sun's compiler (Bug #2924).
    * Blurry rendering of unscaled backgrounds (Bug #2939).
    * Fix uri parsing to unescape '%##' stuff in the uri (Bug #2942).
    * Many translation updates.

Panel (xfce4-panel):

    * Completely hide the right-click menu when kiosk mode is enabled (Bug #2984).
    * Show the system tray border in the default layout and increase the top panel size to 30px, so users can actually see the system tray.
    * Allow freely movable panels on the screen edges (Bug #3039).
    * Improve the icon size of the actions plugin and add an option to change the orientation of the buttons (Bug #2999).
    * Unhide when dragging over the panel (Bug #2914).
    * Check for NULL pointers in DBG messages to prevent crashes on Solaris, based on patch from William Bonnet (Bug #2922).
    * Add some checks for valid tree selection (Bug #2933).
    * Many translation updates.

Settings Manager (xfce-mcs-manager):

    * Test for support of -Wall, -Werror and -errwarn=%all. (Bug #2918).
    * Many translation updates.

Settings Manager Plugins (xfce-mcs-plugins):

    * Test for support of -Wall, -Werror and -errwarn=%all. (Bug #2919).
    * Add default shortcuts for volume control using aumix.
    * Do not include theme without directory or hidden in the icon theme list (Bug #2912).
    * Many translation updates.

Text Editor (mousepad):

    * Test for support of -Wall, -Werror and -errwarn=%all. (Bug #2921).

Printing Helper (xfprint):

    * Many translation updates.

Development Tools (xfce4-dev-tools):

    * Add script for generating commit messages from ChangeLogs on the fly (xdt-commit).

Utilities (xfce-utils):

    * Update the AUTHORS file.
    * Fix syntax error in startxfce script (Bug #3089).
    * Fix insecure use of temporary file in startup script.
    * Put /usr/local/share first (Bug #2967).
    * Fix an issue with the syntax in startxfce4 script (Bug #2967).
    * Many translation updates.

Volume Control (xfce4-mixer):

    * Follow the HIG specifications on the buttons.
    * Add test_vc to Makefile.am.
    * Many translation updates.

Calendar and Appointments (xfcalendar):

    * Bug when adding All day event from iCal. All day events were handled wrongly in Orage (Bug #3058).
    * Recurring events need to happen on ending date also (Bug #2937).
    * Erroneous warning when adding panel plugin (Bug #2863).
    * Change field before save so that spin buttons activate always (Bug #2811).
    * Many translation updates.

Application Finder (xfce4-appfinder):

    * Many translation updates.



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PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2007 4:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Already posted, see: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-4003690.html#4003690
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 11, 2007 10:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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