Issue 106

October 17, 2010

This week… 1906 commits, in 198 projects, by 218 happy hackers (and 330 were translation commits).

  • Once again this week many modules are being ported to GTK+ 3, a notable exemple is the port of the Murrine GTK+ Engine.
  • Jon McCann dropped support for non-PAM authentication methods from gnome-screensaver.
  • A new GApplication implementation by Ryan Lortie landed in glib.
  • John Palmieri added compatibility functions for the deprecated PyCObject API to pygobject, also updating it to use the new PyCapsule PAI for Python versions above 3 . (GNOME bug 630844)
  • Jonh Wendell made the Avahi browser in Vinagre work with its new plugin system.
  • Vitaly Minko updated Empathy to divide spelling suggestions in one sub-menu per language . (GNOME bug 532832)
  • Many parts of gnome-settings-daemon and gnome-control-center have been migrated to use GSettings.
  • Robin Sonefors added a GUI for unit conversions to gcalctool . (GNOME bug 539830)
  • Dodji Seketeli made it possible to start remote debugging in Nemiver from the command line, it is no longer necessary to fill necessary parameters in the GUI . (GNOME bug 624630)
  • The colour temperature has been added to the profile viewer details of gnome-color-manager.
  • Jonathan Matthew added children to the podcast rhythmbox item, to have access to both new episodes and recent downloads.
  • David Zeuthen started implementing the Date and Time GNOME Shell mockups, in the datetime branch.
  • And Christian Dywan added a GtkComboBoxText class to GTK+, subclassing GtkComboBox and replaceing the old gtk_combo_box_*_text() convenience API . (GNOME bug 612396)

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 209
tracker 164
vala 81
gnome-settings-daemon 70
gimp 57
nemiver 40
evolution 39
jhbuild 39
gnome-color-manager 39
gnome-control-center 38

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Matthias Clasen 123 gtk+, accounts-dialog, jhbuild and others
Jürg Billeter 116 vala, tracker
Jorge González 76 f-spot, evolution, sawfish and others
Matej Urbančič 71 ekiga, empathy, gconf-editor and others
Philip Van Hoof 70 tracker
Kjartan Maraas 55 tracker, jhbuild, gnome-control-center and others
Bastien Nocera 51 gnome-settings-daemon, gsettings-desktop-schemas, totem-pl-parser and others
Murray Cumming 43 gtkmm, glom, libgdamm and others
William Jon McCann 41 jhbuild, libnotify, gnome-settings-daemon and others
Michael Natterer 41 gimp, gtk+