Issue 118

January 9, 2011

This week… 1791 commits, in 173 projects, by 211 happy hackers (and 356 were translation commits).

  • Cristian Klein patched vte to prevent useless wakeups when the terminal doesn’t have focus, disabling the cursor blink timer when the cursor is hidden.
  • Florian Müllner added two new frame states to mutter to allow theme authors to tread side-by-side windows differently. (GNOME bug 637330)
  • Lucas Rocha started adding a “Sound Thing” to the board.
  • Shaun McCance modified yelp to automatically install packages for missing documents.
  • In Meld Kirill Müller sped up SVN listing for huge working copies. (GNOME bug 638607)
  • Vivien Malerba added initial support for rich text rendering in libgda reports.
  • Jon McCann changed gsettings-desktop-schema to no longer have icons on the desktop by default.
  • Adel Gadllah implemented cross overview drag & drop in GNOME Shell, allowing draging to the activities button or the hotcorner (and thus opening the overview), which then allows the user to activate any window (even on different workspaces as a drop target. (GNOME bug 601731)
  • Jose Aliste fixed several security issues in the DVI backend of Evince.
  • The eog plugins system has been ported to use libpeas, and plugins were updated accordingly. (GNOME bug 626091)
  • gitg has been ported to use gsettings by Ignacio Casal Quinteiro.
  • Paolo Bacchilega re-added the semi-transparent properties box in gthumb fullscreen mode.
  • Gary Lin scaled down the GTK+ print dialog size, to make it fit on a typical netbook screen. (GNOME bug 637958)
  • Jonathan Matthew fixed the podcast status on download completion in Rhythmbox, this should make it possible to complete downloads that fail due to connection errors and the like. (GNOME bug 633469)
  • Robert Ancell worked on the glChess vala rewrite, starting work on a chess clock, and adding back 3D board numbering.

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 319
glade3 92
tracker 70
vala 49
anjuta 40
gimp 35
gnome-applets 34
nautilus-actions 33
glib 32
dia 31

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Matthias Clasen 114 gtk+, glib, gnome-screensaver and others
Tristan Van Berkom 110 glade3, gtk+, glade-web
Kjartan Maraas 64 gnome-applets, gnome-shell, evolution-data-server and others
Benjamin Otte 63 gtk+, gnome-applets, gnome-control-center
Murray Cumming 48 gtkmm, glibmm, pangomm and others
Hans Breuer 42 dia, gtk+
Johannes Schmid 40 anjuta, glade3
Carlos Garnacho 38 gtk+
Luca Bruno 37 vala
Daniel Mustieles 31 libgda, gnomemm-website, gthumb and others