Issue 109

November 7, 2010

This week… 1795 commits, in 177 projects, by 252 happy hackers (and 317 were translation commits).

  • Robert Ancell updated gnome-nettool to use gsettings (GNOME bug 625900), he also fixed autocompletion and dropdown history.
  • Roberto Majadas pushed his win32 branch of nanny, the GNOME parental control application.
  • A simple distribution upgrade tool using PackageKit has been started by Richard Hughes, he blogged about it in Preupgrade, meet PackageKit.
  • Empathy has been fixed to to support multiple telephone fields. (GNOME bug 630421)
  • Sandy Armstrong started an HTML5 offline note application built on jQuery Mobile, for snowy.
  • The media-keys gnome-settings-daemon plugin has been ported to GDBus by Bastien Nocera. (GNOME bug 634104)
  • Also in gnome-settings-daemon Rodrigo Moya added a settings key to disable boot time configuration of XRandR configuration. (GNOME bug 631388)
  • Paolo Bacchilega added Windows Imaging Format (.wim, .swm) support to file-roller.
  • Holger Berndt added the possibility to register an external bulk rename tool in Nautilus. (GNOME bug 306489)
  • Jim Evins refined the barcode objects in glables, drawing a outline and using a more sophisticated test to determine if the cursor is on a barcode object.
  • Johannes Shmid ported Anjuta to GTK+ 3, and started the work to port Glade, on the “offscreen-gtk3” branch. Also in the GTK+ 3 port serie, Thomas H.P. Andersen ported gnotski (from gnome games) and Ignacio Casal Quinteiro ported gtranslator.
  • In GTK+ 3 itself Alexander Larsson added GtkRadioGroup, a group of object having radiobutton like behaviour, and Bastien Nocera added support for a custom GtkAssistant page type. (GNOME bug 576498)

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 157
nanny 76
gimp 76
tracker 70
evolution 63
glib 63
gnome-control-center 41
sawfish 38
anjuta 34
gtranslator 33

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Roberto Majadas 76 nanny
Matthias Clasen 72 gtk+, glib, gsettings-desktop-schemas and others
Michael Natterer 59 gimp, gtk+
Takayuki KUSANO 47 gtk+, orca, brasero and others
Jorge González 44 evolution, gnome-control-center, gbrainy and others
Murray Cumming 42 gtk+, glom, gtkmm and others
Bastien Nocera 40 nautilus-sendto, totem, gnome-settings-daemon and others
Ignacio Casal Quinteiro 39 gtranslator, gtk+, gedit and others
Dieter Verfaillie 38 pygobject, pygtk
Dan Williams 34 network-manager-applet, network-manager-netbook, network-manager-openconnect and others