Issue 69

January 31, 2010

This week… 2086 commits, in 199 projects, by 268 happy hackers (and 433 were translation commits).

  • Anjuta got support to install required packages when creating a new project via PackageKit (GNOME bug 558856).
  • Jason Woofenden modified libchamplain so that tiles are now loaded near the middle first; while Simon Wenner work on a local renderer was being merged.
  • In GNOME System Tools Milan Bouchet-Valat added encrypted home folder support when creating new users.
  • In glib Ryan Lortie added support for a mutex lock that consumes only one bit of storage inside of an integer on systems that support futexes. (GNOME bug 548967)
  • Jamie Nicol modified rhythmbox to use artist and album sortnames in query model sorting functions. (GNOME bug 133444)
  • Yelp was fixed to work with API changes introduced in latest xulrunner.
  • Evolution was changed to not auto-sign when replying to a signed message. (GNOME bug 607595)
  • Jean Bréfort added import/export support for transparent objects in Excel files to Gnumeric.
  • GDM has been modified to have the “Switch User” item hidden when VT switching is disabled.

Top projects

Project Commits
libchamplain 135
tracker 95
banshee 70
accounts-dialog 54
glib 52
evolution 47
empathy 47
gnome-settings-daemon 43
vala 41
tomboy 40

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Simon Wenner 105 libchamplain
Jamil Ahmed 60 gtk+, gvfs, orca and others
Matej Urbančič 58 damned-lies, accounts-dialog, gnome-system-tools and others
Matthias Clasen 50 accounts-dialog, glib, gtk+ and others
Jorge González 49 orca, gtk+, vinagre and others
Richard Hughes 43 gnome-color-manager, gnome-power-manager, gnome-packagekit and others
Murray Cumming 43 glom, gtkmm, glibmm and others
Alexander Shopov 39 gtk+, gedit, orca and others
Vivien Malerba 38 libgda
Guillaume Desmottes 36 empathy