Metacity 2.25.144 released

St.Albans Abbey at TwilightWhat is it ?

  • Metacity is a simple compositing window manager that integrates nicely with GNOME 2.

What’s changed ?

Thanks to Matthias Claesen, Matt Kraai, Elijah Newren, Owen Taylor, and Thomas Thurman for improvements in this version.

  • Optimise window property lookup (Thomas) (GNOME bug 549886)
  • Fix slip in the above (Matt)
  • Several memory leaks fixed (Matthias) (GNOME bug 552303, GNOME bug 552973, GNOME bug 552307)
  • Fix longstanding crasher about colourmaps (Owen) (GNOME bug 568365)
  • Alt+middle/right buttons can be switched (Thomas) (GNOME bug 437910)
  • Support _NET_WM_MOVERESIZE_CANCEL (Elijah)
  • minor fix paving the way for a theme editor (Thomas)


  • David Planella (ca), Jorge González (es), Mattias Põldaru (et), saudat mohammed (ha), Yuval Tanny (he), Gabor Kelemen (hu), Onye, Sylvester (ig), Changwoo Ryu (ko), Raivis Dejus (lv), Kjartan Maraas (nb), Daniel Nylander (sv), Fajuyitan, Sunday Ayo (yo), 甘露 (Gan Lu) (zh_CN)

Where can I get it ?

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