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Release Digest: GNOME, May 11, 2004

May 12, 2004, 05:00 (0 Talkback[s])


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

GNOME CPU Frequency Scaling Monitor 0.1.3


GNOME CPUFreq Applet 0.1.3


GNOME CPUFreq Applet is a CPU Frequency Scaling Monitor for GNOME Panel


  • Support for proc or sys filesystems
  • Support for multiprocessor systems


  • GNOME 2 libraries
  • GNOME Panel libraries
  • GNOME-VFS libraries
  • GConf

Overview of Changes in GNOME CPUFreq Applet 0.1.3

This is a bugfix release, containing fixes for various memory leaks detected in 0.1.x releases

  • more robust /proc/cpufreq parsing (Edwin Olson)
  • fixed some memory leaks and minor bugs (Carlos García)

For the moment:

Tarballs can be downloaded from

GNOME CPUFreq Applet is currently being packaged as part of Debian Unstable

Other Binaries


Bugs can be reported to
carlosgc gnome org

Suggestions, patches, comments, etc can be sent to carlosgc gnome org

GNOME Software Map entry


MlView 0.6.3

Hi all,

MlView 0.6.3 is out.

This release adds tons of bug fixes, a lot of polishing and also some internal architecture enhancements to prepare the future.
It's also the first version of MlView that is 100% gtk+2 based.

Here are the release notes:


MlView is a generic XML editor for GNOME that provides a tree oriented XML editing view and supports edition with or without DTD based validation.

Enhancements since 0.6.2 :

  • Updated translations:
    no [Kjartan Maraas]
    hr [Robert Sedak]
    en_GB [Gareth Owen]
    en_CA [Adam Weinberger]
    de [Daniel Holbach]
  • Added read/write support for DOCTYPE and entities declaration nodes [Dodji Seketeli]
  • new entity refs icon [Baptiste Mille-Mathias]
  • use glade/libglade instead of GnomeApp & co [Dodji Seketeli]
  • Put the "multi-type-of-editing-views" architecture in place [Dodji Seketeli, Stephane Bonhomme]
  • right click based editing [Dodji Seketeli]
  • delete attributes by hiting the 'del' key in the node editing widget [Sebastien Bacher]
  • added the --dtd|-d command line option [Luuk de Waard]
  • Set a default icon for all windows [Dodji Seketeli]
  • Deactivate some menuitems depending on the context [Dodji Seketeli]
  • Port our SAX plumbing over the new libxml2 2.6.x SAX2 without breaking it on previous versions [Dodji Seketeli]
  • Force the use of libxml2 2.6.6 or higher [Dodji Seketeli]
  • Allow element node name completion in the contextual menu [Nicolas Centa]

Fixes since 0.6.2 :

#130036: better utf8 based interaction with gtk+ [Dodji Seketeli]

#130027: better node type picker behaviour [Dodji Seketeli]

#130089: xslt dialog crash [Paolo Borelli]

#132034: better add node dialog usability [Nicolas Centa]

#130184: cancel on exit dialog [Sebastien Bacher]

#135780,#139162,#141533,#141578: fix a bad random crash that becomes systematic on gnome 2.6 [Dodji Seketeli]

#135429: proper install of gconf schema file [Julio M. Merino Vidal]

Replace AM_PROG_LIBTOOL with AC_PROG_LIBTOOL [Dodji Seketeli]

#141664: validation fix [Dodji Seketeli]

#130251: avoid having two root element nodes in the same document [Dodji Seketeli]

#132756: avoid having two attributes with the same name on the same element node [Dodji Seketeli]

#141894: better synchronization between node editing widget and tree editing widget [Dodji Seketeli]

#141992: better memory management in the document object model [Dodji Seketeli]

#142152: fix crash in 'find node' [Dodji Seketeli]


tarball : http://www.mlview.org/downloads/mlview-0.6.3.tar.gz
mailing list: mlview-list@gnome.org
Home Page: http://www.mlview.org
Screenshots: http://www.mlview.org/screenshots