Issue 175

February 12, 2012

This week… 1943 commits, in 182 projects, by 213 happy hackers (and 275 were translation commits).

  • Lennart Poettering ported gnome-screensaver to systemd-logind, while keeping a fallback on ConsoleKit when systemd is not found . (GNOME bug 669787)
  • He also added native systemd implementations of locking/session activation to gdm.
  • Adrian Zgorzałek contributed a new “fullscreenbg” plugin to eog, it enables custom background in fullscreen and slideshow mode . (GNOME bug 667979)
  • In gnome-themes-standard Cosimo Cecchi rewrote the high contrast theme, making it as decent as the GTK2 theme.
  • Javier Hernández fixed incompabilities with new versions of IPython in accerciser . (GNOME bug 659296)
  • Joanmarie Diggs changed Orca to use dbus rather than gsettings when checking if accessibility support and screen reader are enabled.
  • Vincent Untz updated the gnome-panel clock applet to use the new GdkPixbuf API to load resources.
  • Jasper St. Pierre added a new tool, “gnome-shell-extension-prefs”, to configure gnome-shell extensions; he wrote a bit about it in More Extension API breaks/improvements . (GNOME bug 668429)
  • Bastien Nocera added support for enumerating tablet buttons to gnome-settings-daemon wacom plugin.
  • Guillaume Desmottes changed Empathy to rely on gnome-contacts for various tasks, displaying contact infos, un/linking contacts, etc.
  • Erick Pérez Castellanos contributed crop support to avatars in gnome-contacts . (GNOME bug 657977)
  • In the work-in-progress webkit evolution branch Dan Vrátil ported the contact maps to WebKit.
  • Richard Hughes added a “Forget Network” button in the wireless page of gnome-control-center network panel.
  • In rhythmbox Jonathan Matthew worked on the Magnatune plugin, porting it to use gnome-keyring via gobject-introspection . (GNOME bug 661957)

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 180
gnome-games 92
vala 72
cogl 65
glib 64
evolution 53
gimp 51
gnome-shell 45
glom 44
empathy 40

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Matthias Clasen 102 gtk+, glib, gdk-pixbuf and others
Daniel Mustieles 88 gnome-games, libgda, gnome-shell and others
Cosimo Cecchi 80 gtk+, gnome-themes-standard, nautilus and others
Luca Bruno 64 vala
Fran Diéguez 52 gnome-games, file-roller, gnome-contacts and others
Christian Persch 52 glib, gucharmap, aisleriot and others
Mario Blättermann 52 gnome-games, libgda, file-roller and others
Jasper St. Pierre 45 extensions-web, gnome-shell, gjs and others
Murray Cumming 44 glom, gtkmm, glibmm
Neil Roberts 41 cogl, clutter, gtk+