Yorba has released Shotwell 0.7.2, an update to our digital photo
organizer. This release includes crucial fixes and translation updates. It’s highly recommended that all
This release includes the following:
* Fixed major startup problem when the user’s Pictures directory is actually
a symbolic link.
* Fixed potential crasher when the user’s Pictures directory contains a
large number of subdirectories.
* No longer asking if copying or linking if importing from Pictures directory
(which will always be linked).
* Fixed update problem when using an external editor on a photo that was
edited externally in an earlier session.
* Various bug fixes.
* Updated translations.
In addition, Yorba has released an update to our Exiv2 GObject wrapper library, gexiv2 0.2.1. (This library is a requirement for Shotwell.) This update fixes a bug where a photo file with malformed EXIF could cause a crash. It’s highly recommended that all users upgrade.
Download a source tarball from the Shotwell home page at:
Download a source tarball from the gexiv2 home page at:
Binaries for Ubuntu Lucid and Maverick are available at Yorba’s Launchpad PPA: