Issue 16

January 25, 2009

This week… 1650 commits, in 173 projects, by 193 happy hackers (and 306 were translation commits).

  • The panel got lockdown support to prevent it being dragged to a different screen edge. (GNOME bug 309721).
  • Alacarte was ported to gio. (GNOME bug 514574)
  • Jonh Wendell rewrote the vinagre applet, to use GObject, fixing the way it works on transparent panels in the process (GNOME bug 568674); he also commited a rewritten Vino Preferences dialog, with the ability to check if the machine can be accessed though the Internet.
  • Seed got opengl-glib girs and a glxgears port.
  • In Nautilus, gnome-desktop and gnome-settings-daemon, patches from Ray Strode landed, adding support for fading between backgrounds.
  • Anjuta got upgraded to use GtkPrint, removing its dependency on libgnomeprint/ui. (GNOME bug 564659)
  • Patches by Tomeu Vizoso were commited to evince to move code to a libeviview library, so it can be embedded in other applications, Tomeu blogged about it. (GNOME bug 567751)
  • John Stowers came back on conduit, applying patches and fixing many bugs.
  • In Epiphany Gustavo Noronha added multiple keyword-based AND-search for the location bar.
  • GTK+ got support for select-by-word in selectable labels, marks on GtkScale, and improved autocompletion in the file chooser entry.

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 85
ooo-build 54
brasero 52
seed 42
orca 39
gnome-games 39
rygel 38
evince 36
evolution 35
ekiga 35

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Jorge Gonzalez Gonzalez 75 gnome-keyring, gtk+, gnome-games and others
Matthias Clasen 56 gtk+, glib, gdm
Vincent Untz 43 gnome-panel, gnome-session, gnome-desktop and others
Changwoo Ryu 39 gtk+, libgnome, at-spi and others
Zeeshan Ali (Khattak) 38 rygel
Philippe Rouquier 36 brasero
Yair Hershkovitz 35 evolution-data-server, gtk+, brasero and others
John Stowers 31 conduit
Christian Persch 25 gnome-games, evince, gnome-terminal and others
William Walker 25 orca