GLib 2.18.1 stable release

13 bugs fixed in this release!

See the original announcement for more info and downloads.

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GLib 2.16.6 stable release

GLib 2.16.6 is a bugfix release and the final release in the 2.16 series.

Overview of Changes from GLib 2.16.5
GBookmarkFile: Make the parser less strict about unknown attributes

12 bugs fixed in this release!

See the original announcement for more info and downloads.

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GLib 2.18.0 stable release

GLib 2.18 is a stable release adding an incremental improvement in functionality over GLib 2.16 while maintaining binary and source compatibility.

glib-2.18.0.tar.bz2
md5sum: 06e5afe4ce055085dc5fd9fdab527bf7

glib-2.18.0.tar.bz2
md5sum: e55609e7a08755b40d234090f5dfd530

Major new features include:

  • Unicode 5.1 support
  • Support for the latest version of the shared-mime specification, including icons for mime types and content types for volumes
  • Improved internationalization support with g_dgettext(), g_dngettext() and NC_()
  • Support for “subparsers” in GMarkup
  • Support for emblems on icons
  • GIO supports HTTP URIs on Windows

For more details and lists of fixed bugs, see the announcements of the 2.17.x development releases:

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GLib 2.17.7 unstable release

This is another development release leading up to GLib 2.18.

glib-2.17.7.tar.bz2
md5sum: 50abcc857a93498fe7d8d0bda2ed2805

glib-2.17.7.tar.gz
md5sum: 135f08f90198690da27e2194654bd15c

Overview of Changes from GLib 2.17.6

  • More fixes for 64-bit Windows
  • GIO: Add a vfs implementation for HTTP and HTTPS URIs on Windows

15 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.17.6 unstable release

This is the sixth development release leading up to GLib 2.18.

glib-2.17.6.tar.bz2
md5sum: b596b80ec89bbcc7ddb77fbf0e4db056

glib-2.17.6.tar.gz
md5sum: bbdcc3370d40e875bc0841474d9246af

Changes from GLib 2.17.4
Fix problems on 64-bit Windows:
– g_markup_context_get_user_data: New function to access the user_data outside of callbacks

GIO:
– g_mount_guess_content_type_sync: synchronous version of g_mount_guess_content_type
– GEmblem: A GIcon implementation that adds emblem-related metadata to icons
– GEmblemedIcon: A GIcon implementation that can add emblems to icons

14 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.17.4 unstable release

This is the fifth development release leading up to GLib 2.18.

glib-2.17.4.tar.bz2
md5sum: 9692116d39c2bd00c53a9b469711e3fc

glib-2.17.4.tar.gz
md5sum: cf7730a308a5ba9e4db71a73efa4e53b

Overview of Changes from GLib 2.17.3 to GLib 2.17.4

GIO:

  • New API to handle content types: g_mount_guess_content_type, g_content_type_guess_for_tree
  • Export the eject-button signal on the volume monitor class
  • New API to enable out-of-process volume monitors: g_volume_get_activation_root

GObject:

  • New API to handle signals without slots in the class structure: g_signal_new_class_handler, g_signal_override_class_handler

Internationalization:

  • Add an NC_ macro that is a no-op equivalent of C_

GMarkup:

  • Add two new functions g_markup_parse_context_push, g_markup_parse_context_pop to support “subparsers”

23 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.16.5 stable released

This is a bug fix release in the 2.16 series.

glib-2.16.5.tar.bz2
md5sum: 039f02d47d4071322a3f00abf031e5d9

glib-2.16.5.tar.gz
md5sum: 5cd71d7244e408de17effce55ab3b83c

4 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.17.3 unstable release

This is the fourth development release leading up to GLib 2.18.

glib-2.17.3.tar.bz2
md5sum: 1683dcb0b5fc865833b01daad8026924

glib-2.17.3.tar.gz
md5sum: 8c5ac7d6c6f2cc21b742714e19638960

26 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.16.4 stable released

This is a bug fix release in the 2.16 series.

/glib-2.16.4.tar.bz2
md5sum: 2ab79b3c93258827cc6ea8ee50128e49

glib-2.16.4.tar.gz
md5sum: 7fcca39f1f151633bb7d53ee285e5f2d

21 bugs fixed in this release!

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GLib 2.17.2 unstable release

This is the second development release leading up to GLib 2.18.

glib-2.17.2.tar.bz2 md5sum: 2df8550a229771859a791f20c56a47a8
glib-2.17.2.tar.gz md5sum: 34ed2b4c91edac39a0bc7aea9d4491fe

Changes from GLib 2.17.0 to GLib 2.17.1

  • New function: g_utime(), a gstdio wrapper for utime()
  • New functions: g_dgettext() and g_dngettext(), wrappers for corresponding gettext functions with added functionality
  • Support the latest version of the shared-mime spec, including icons for mime types
  • New function: g_themed_icon_prepend_name()

28 bugs fixed in this release!

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