featuring a type conversion dialog and advanced find option
(which gives your all-time favourite binary editor a whole new
colorful 70's look) - courtesy of David Hammerton. a few minor bugs
also got fixed in the process. thanks, David!
on the printing front, the print preview behaviour and some
problems with gnome_print_job_close() were fixed by Shivaram and
Liferea (Linux Feed Reader) is an RSS/RDF news aggregator which
also supports CDF channels, Atom/Echo/PIE feeds, and OCS
directories. It's intended to be a clone of the Windows-only
FeedReader. It can be used to maintain a list of subscribed feeds,
browse and search through their items, and displays their contents
Feeds are now saved permanently, newly downloaded items are
merged with the old item list. To do so <item
rdf:about="..."> and <guid> support was added. With this
finally implemented the program should now have the most important
features for regular usage.
Liferea now support a two pane mode to view all items of a feed
Added new items provided by mezz7.
The program now uses libxml's xmlRecover* functions to read
even buggy feeds.
Task #2240 (Bookmarks check) is 30% ok. This is a very
experimental feature. Bug reports and freature requests are welcome
:-) For the moment, only XBEL format can be checked and bookmarks
can not be modified (there is also some encoding problems).
"pixmaps" directory has been removed. Pictures are now under
"ui" directory, with glade file. Maintainers should adapt their
Since 2.4.0 was so perfect we've had to release another version.
There have been several translation updates and some bugs fixed.
The most user-visible change is that gnotravex doesn't crash when
asked to give a hint.
libgda/libgnomedb are a complete framewok for developing
database-oriented applications, and actually allow access to
PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, Sybase, SQLite, FireBird/Interbase, IBM
DB2, mSQL and MS SQL server, as well as MS Access and xBase files
and ODBC data sources.
libgda/libgnomedb are the base of the database support in the
GNOME Office application suite, providing database access for many
features in both Gnumeric and Abiword.
This is a bugfix release, containing fixes for various bugs
found by users in the 1.0.0 release.
The Fifth Toe release is a collection of cool, useful and fun
GNOME applications. You can find a wide variety of applications in
our latest release. The included applications range from Gnumeric
an excellent spreadsheet application to gaim a well known instant
We would like to take the time now to thank everyone who has
helped make the 2.3 beta series and this 2.4 release possible. We
would especially like to thank the maintainers of the applications
in the Fifth Toe release.
Without further ado, here is the cumulative list of packages in
the 2.4.0 GNOME Fifth Toe release.
Abiword 2.0.0 - cross platform word processor
balsa 2.0.15 - email client
camorama 0.17 - web cam client with upload capabilities
dia 0.91 - diagram application
drivel 0.9.1 - a dropline web logging client
gaim 0.70 - multi protocol instant messaging client
galeon 1.3.9 - web browser
gcompris 3.2 - children's educational games
gDeskCal 0.54 - desktop calender application
ghex 2.3 - hex editor
glade 2.0.0 - GTK/GNOME gui designer
gnomeicu 0.99 - icq client
gnotime 2.1.7 - time tracker application
gnumeric 1.2.0 - spreadsheet application
gob2 2.0.6 - GObject builder library
gpaint2 0.2.3 - simple graphics program
gswitchit 2.3.3 - keyboard layout manager
gtetrinet 0.7.5 - tetrinet client
gthumb 2.1.6 - Thumbnailing application
gurlchecker 0.6.0 - url checking application
hardware monitor 0.7 - system monitoring applet
heartbeat 0.2 - server monitoring system
libgda / libgnomedb 1.0 - gnome database libraries
meld 0.8.5 - visual diff and merge utility
mergeant 0.12.1 - gui database tool
monster masher 1.3 - multi level game
mrproject 0.9.1 - project and resource management application
pan 0.14.2 - usenet client
regexxer 0.4 - regular expression build and test suite
seahorse 0.7.3 - gnugpg client
seti-applet 2.1.3 - seti client applet
sound juicer 0.5.3 - cd ripping utility
streamtuner 0.10.0 - Internet music stream browser
tsclient 0.120.0 - remote desktop client
workrave 1.4.0 - Repetitive stress injury prevention utility
xchat 2.0.5 - IRC client