It’s time for a new release. So please welcome Gnome Scan 0.5.2 loosly codenamed « Ça ROCs » due to AbiScan dependency on this release 🙂 . Amongst other changes, here are some highlights :

  • Preview area drawning and selection
  • Action framework in flegita (added [buggy] printing feature)
  • Revamped icon handling. Use “scanner” icon from icon naming spec.
  • Resurrected Gimp plugin.
  • Several API enhancements.
  • Some bugfixes.

I encourage you to test and report as much bug as possible. There is a lot of room for improvement and some area are still untouched (e.g. processing). In the near future, i plan to improve area handling and preview area (resize, move, etc). After that, i should take a stand and design proper processing model and implement it. I need to fix printing, but GtkPrint seems not that suitable if you dissociate dialog and printing. Needs further investigation. I hope to provide 0.5.3 for october.


Please hunt the bug !

Kind regards,

2 Responses to “Gnome Scan 0.5.2 : « Ça ROCs »”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    Gnome Scan is coming along nicely. It is really a great (and much needed) addition to the GNOMEO-desktop. Good work so far, Etienne. I will give the new version a test-run, when I am done with some setup-work for a new machine.

  2. Anonymous Says:

    Thank you for Gnome Scan!
    I look forward to your later releases to be included in gnome.org as 4.0.4 is their latest.

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