Issue 51

September 27, 2009

This week… 2610 commits, in 209 projects, by 286 happy hackers (and 539 were translation commits).

  • The Perl bindings written by Emmanuel Rodriguez have been merged into libchamplain.
  • A branch by Alexander Sack reworking NetworkManager menu has been uploaded (it is named “menu-rework”).
  • Mark Kasik added support for the ‘auth-info’ attribute to the CUPS print backend of GTK+ (GNOME bug 566522).
  • Deprecated GTK+ symbols have been removed from gok (GNOME bug 572686).
  • Ryan Lortie published a gsettings branch of Devhelp, demonstrating the conversion from GConf to GSettings.
  • GNOME Shell has been updated to not treat 1024×600 as widescreen (GNOME bug 596375).
  • The GNOME Volume Control has been changed to allow going up to 150% for output volume (GNOME bug 591285).
  • Brasero has been fixed to not leak the CD drive device file descriptor, that kept the drive locked. (GNOME bug 596241)
  • Evolution has been changed to use Message-ID instead of Message-Id, for increased compatibility with other applications (GNOME bug 596157).
  • Ross Burton switched evolution-data-server calendar to D-Bus instead of Bonobo, in the “dbus-calendar” branch.

Top projects

Project Commits
tracker 148
release-notes 102
rygel 81
evolution 74
evolution-data-server 66
gnome-shell 65
glom 61
libchamplain 54
gtk+ 51
network-manager-applet 49

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Frederic Peters 85 jhbuild, devhelp, gnome-netstatus and others
Bastien Nocera 62 gnome-bluetooth, totem-pl-parser, nautilus-sendto and others
Zeeshan Ali (Khattak) 61 rygel, vala, jhbuild
Murray Cumming 61 glom, gtkmm, pangomm and others
Petr Kovar 57 epiphany, release-notes, vinagre and others
Kjartan Maraas 57 evolution-data-server, libbonoboui, libgnome and others
Amitakhya Phukan 55 gnome-menus, evolution-data-server, evolution-mapi and others
Jürg Billeter 48 vala, tracker, nautilus
Pierre Wieser 45 nautilus-actions
Emmanuel Rodriguez 45 libchamplain