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Wing

Wing is a library which provides GLib-like API to some Windows API. The goal of this library is twofold: provide GLib-friendly integration points with Windows specific concepts be a testing ground for API that may be included in GLib/GIO/Gtk+ once … Continue reading

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Visual Studio/gtk-win32 status

As you may know gtk-win32 is our build system that makes it easy to build all the GTK+ stack with Visual Studio. This blog will try to sum up some of the changes and updates that happened during the last … Continue reading

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We are hiring

In march, NICE was acquired by Amazon, as part of that I became an Amazon employee and since then with my colleagues we kept improving our High Performance Computing and remote visualization technologies. If you would like to get an … Continue reading

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gitg 3.20.0 for Windows

Apart from the release of gedit introduced on the previous post. Here you can see the last release of gitg running on Windows. There are still some minor problems with it but it is already working good enough for a … Continue reading

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gedit 3.20.1 for Windows

It wasn’t without time but I am finally proud to say that we have a new version of gedit for Windows. This was a long road getting GTK+ 3 and all the dependencies properly working and there are a lot … Continue reading

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Visual Studio status for GTK+ builds

Following up with Emmanuele’s blog posts about GTK+ being “dead” or “dying” I wanted to point out about the status of the MSVC builds for the GTK+ stack. Refer to my previous post to understand how to build it. During … Continue reading

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Openssl backend for glib

I would like to officially announce that at NICE we have been working on a TLS backend for glib using Openssl. This still lives on the wip/openssl branch of glib-networking but hopefully next cycle we will manage to merge it … Continue reading

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Minimap for gedit

As you may know Christian Hergert introduced a first version of the minimap for gnome-builder. During the last few days we were working on getting it merged into GtkSourceView and it was pushed to it a few days ago. Now … Continue reading

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More about Nuntius

On Friday Paolo Borelli introduced Nuntius, the small project we’ve been working on to display android notifications on a GNOME desktop. The feedback we got in these days has been great and it is energizing to receive comments, suggestions, bug … Continue reading

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Building GTK 3 with MSVC 2013

As part of my work at NICE I had the opportunity to research a bit how to build the GTK stack using MSVC. The reason for this is that even if we are currently using the msys2 binaries and we … Continue reading

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