From Miguel de Icaza: GNOME 0.99.3 "Profiling Bonobo" has been released Hello guys, The GNOME 0.99.3 distribution (the Profiling Bonobo release) has been released and it is available for download. * Location You can get the GNOME 0.99.3 distribution from: ftp://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources The following packages have been released: gnome-libs-0.99.3.tar.gz gnome-core-0.99.3.tar.gz mc-4.5.7.tar.gz Mirrors should pick it up soon. You need at least version 1.1.12 of GTK+ and glib for Profiling Bonobo, you can fetch these from: ftp://ftp.gtk.org/pub/gtk/v1.1/glib-1.1.12.tar.gz ftp://ftp.gtk.org/pub/gtk/v1.1/gtk-1.1.12.tar.gz The new version has support for the new Dynamic Imlib (Imlib 1.9), you can fetch this version of Imlib from: ftp://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/imlib-1.9.tar.gz * CVS information The GNOME 0.99.3 released modules have been tagged on CVS with the GNOME_0_99_3 tag. * What is new in this version: - Many bug fixes reported with version 0.99.2 - Removed dead or unused code. - Many portability fixes have been installed, should compile out of the box on IRIX, Solaris and HP-UX now. - Nat Friedman and George Lebl spent a couple of days standarizing the menus of the GNOME applications. In the libraries: - Speed ups, API exportation to speed up file manager bootstrap on NFS $HOMEs. - Gnome Name Server uses one meg less of memory. - Various memory leak fixes, various memory saving fixes. - More API entry points documented. - Updated the GNOME suggestions document for writing consistent GNOME applications (Nat and George did a great work). - Reduced memory saving by not loading music samples (only applies if you compile GNOME with sound support). - Updated the session management code (gnome_client_get_flags) In gnome-core: - Dead applets: Old battery monitor; bussign. - GNOME terminal allows for setting the title from the command line. Saves the session in character instead of pixels. - Panel: Many bug fixes, many memory leaks fixes. In the file manager: - Improved startup time: - Metadata locking is now donw in a block of operations (this needs the new gnome-libs 0.99.3). - Tree cache. The contents of the tree are now cached. Miguel.