Issue 198

July 22, 2012

This week… 1965 commits, in 176 projects, by 239 happy hackers (and 372 were translation commits).

  • Aleksander Morgado ported devhelp to GtkApplication, and got it an application menu. (GNOME bug 677927)
  • In libgdata Philip Withnall added support for downloading thumbnails of Google Documents documents. (GNOME bug 656970)
  • Erick PĂ©rez Castellanos added a week view to gnome-calendar.
  • Dan Winship made glib-networking handle simultaneous operations, doing the handshake in a thread. (GNOME bug 656343, GNOME bug 660252)
  • Jesse van den Kieboom merged the vala rewrite of gitg, it includes a nice diff view based on webkit.
  • Jasper St. Pierre ported sushi to GtkApplication and gdbus. (GNOME bug 680221)
  • In gnome-documents Cosimo Cecchi added ‘find as you type’ while Anna Zacchi added a menu to the Preview toolbar.
  • Marek Kasik added an “Options” dialog to the gnome-control-center printer panel, it allows users to set more options based on the printer PPD file.
  • Emmanuele Bassi added step() and cubic-bezier() progress functions to clutter timeline object.
  • In gnome-shell Giovanni Campagna landed the new screen shield, to replace gnome-screensaver when using the shell. (GNOME bug 619955)
  • Also in gnome-shell Allan Day improved the calendar layout and legibitily.
  • The advanced layer management functions that are being worked on by Paul Lange have been merged in pitivi. (GNOME bug 632319)

Top projects

Project Commits
gtk+ 191
gdm 88
gnome-system-monitor 77
pitivi 70
gnome-shell 63
gegl 60
gitg 60
gnome-control-center 57
nautilus 53
gnome-documents 50

Top authors

Author Commits Modules
Cosimo Cecchi 92 gnome-documents, gtk+, gnome-themes-standard and others
Matthias Clasen 78 gtk+, glib, gnome-control-center and others
Daniel Mustieles 64 evolution, gtk+, gnome-control-center and others
Giovanni Campagna 62 gdm, gnome-shell, libgweather and others
Paul Lange 61 pitivi
Jesse van den Kieboom 59 gitg, libgit2-glib
Jasper St. Pierre 54 gnome-shell, gdm, alacarte and others
Ray Strode 53 gdm, gnome-screensaver, gnome-session and others
Ihar Hrachyshka 51 gnome-control-center, evince, baobab and others
Chao-Hsiung Liao 47 orca, gnome-session, gnome-system-monitor and others