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Release Digest: GNOME, July 28, 2003

Jul 29, 2003, 05:00 (0 Talkback[s])

GtkGLExt 1.0.1

Application

GtkGLExt 1.0.1

Description

GtkGLExt is an OpenGL extension to GTK. It provides the GDK objects to support OpenGL rendering in GTK, and GtkWidget API add-ons to make GTK+ widgets OpenGL-capable.

http://gtkglext.sourceforge.net/

This is the minor bugfix release of GtkGLExt-1.0.

Enhancements

  • Additional OpenGL, GLX, WGL extensions support.
  • New example programs.
    • button.c : Simple toggle button which contains animated OpenGL scene.
    • scribble-gl.c : OpenGL version of the scribble program from the Gtk library
    • font-pangoft2.c : Text rendering with PangoFT2.
    • font-pangoft2-tex.c : Text texture rendering with PangoFT2.

Fixes

  • gdk_glgetproc_address() supports Darwin Mach-O dyld (Mac OS X shared library). Now Mac OS X is officially supported.
  • A change of widget's "unrealize" signal handler connection behavior. It makes user's "unrealize" signal handler possible to call OpenGL functions.

Download

http://sourceforge.net/projects/gtkglext/

GNOME Software Map entry

http://www.gnome.org/softwaremap/projects/gtkglext


gURLChecker 0.5.6

Application

gURLChecker 0.5.6 (unstable branch)

Description

gURLChecker is a C/GNOME2 tool that can check links on a single web page or on a whole web site in order to determine validity of each page.

Enhancements

  • Enhancement of the link properties dialog.
  • Now it offer possibility to preview images.
  • Now source code is downloaded just after the header check.
  • A lot of optimization and debugging.

Fixes

  • Correction of a bug in links parsing when links contains spaces.
  • Corrected a problem with parent link.
  • Some language correction and UTF-8 enhancements.

Download

http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/gurlchecker/unstable/0.5/gurlchecker-0.5.6.tar.gz

GNOME Software Map entry

http://www.gnome.org/softwaremap/projects/gurlchecker


gnome-vfsmm 1.3.2

  • gnome-vfsmm

gnome-vfsmm wraps the gnome-vfs API for C++. It will soon be part of gnomemm. We are still figuring gnome-vfs out so your criticism is welcome, as always.

  • Changes

1.3.2:

  • More enums wrapped.
  • Wrapped MonitorHandle, DirectoryHandle.
  • Wrapped MimeAction, MimeRegistry, MimeHandler
  • Lots of documentation.
  • New examples. (Bryan Forbes)
  • Wrapped transfer methops, with example. (Murray Cumming, Bryan Forbes)
  • Uri methods moved to Handle. (Murray Cumming)
    • Stuff

The tarball contains these small examples: http://cvs.gnome.org/lxr/source/gnomemm/gnome-vfsmm/examples/

  • Download

http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=1161

Murray Cumming
murrayc@usa.net
www.murrayc.com