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Release Digest: GNOME, July 16, 2003

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Rubik 1.15

Application

Rubik 1.15

Description

A 3 Dimensional rubik cube puzzle game

Enhancements

  • Ported to GTK+2.0
  • Internationalisation. Only a German and American localisation is done at present. Volunteers please!
  • Antialiasing of the cube. It looks much better!
  • You can put your own images onto the cube surface.
  • The mouse cursor now points in the direction the blocks will turn. The circular turn indicators are now therefore not needed and

    have been removed.

  • Optional lighting.

Fixes

  • Added transparency to the gdk icon
  • Fixed cube rotation from interfering with block selection

Download

http://savannah.gnu.org/download/rubik

GNOME Software Map entry

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


gramps 0.9.3

Application

gramps 0.9.3

Description

GRAMPS is a GNOME/Python based genealogy program.

Enhancements

  • New reports: Ancestors (text), Fan Chart (graphics), and Book (collection of any number of any reports in a single document).
  • Improved autocompletion for long strings.
  • I18n improvements.
  • Proper handling of superscripts in all text reports.
  • Version control improvements.
  • Drag-n-drop improvements.
  • Improved Family View.
  • Improved sharing of a single database between the users.
  • Improved witness handling.
  • Speed up in SourceView performance.
  • Book support in all text reports.

Fixes

  • Fixed duplicate people problem.
  • Proper handling of different encodings in gedcom export.
  • Many dozens of bug fixes.

Download

http://sf.net/projects/gramps

GNOME Software Map entry

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


Yelp 2.3.4

Application

Yelp 2.3.4

Description

Help browser for GNOME 2, supporting docbook documents, info and man.

Changes

  • move man and info help converters into Yelp (Anders Carlsson)
  • add StartupNotify support (Jordi Mallach)
  • additional language support for stylesheets (Glynn foster, Mike Lei)
  • improve text message grammar (Alex Duggan)
  • better warning if document does not exist (Mikael Hallendal)
  • truly massive stylesheet improvements (Shaun McCance)

Download

http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/

GNOME Software Map entry

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