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xfce4-settings 4.16.1 released

  • display: Fix scale by rounding (Fixes #258)
  • Drop preferences-desktop-default-applications icon name
  • Also allocate terminating element
  • Translation Updates: Albanian, Arabic, Armenian (Armenia), Asturian, Basque, Belarusian, Belarusian (Tarask), Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (China), Chinese (Hong Kong), Chinese (Taiwan), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Eastern Armenian, English (Australia), English (Canada), English (United Kingdom), Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingue, Italian, Japanese, Kabyle, Kazakh, Korean, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, Occitan (post 1500), Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian

exo 4.16.2 released

Debug release on the 4.16 branch in order to fix a critical bug which occurs when assertions are enabled in gtk packages.

  • Properly initialize GdkRectangle to prevent crash (Issue #57)

lightdm (1.30.0-0ubuntu4) hirsute

  • debian/patches/fix-guest-session-ICEauthority-error.patch:
    • Fixes AppArmor issue which prevented access to the guest session feature in e.g. MATE (LP: #1921655). Thanks to Jonas Wiegert for the solution!
  • debian/patches/Glibc-2.33-fix.patch:
    • Cherry picked from upstream to prevent FTBFS
  • debian/patches/dont-turn-format-warnings-into-errors.patch:
    • Works around FTBFS on s390x with gcc versions higher than gcc-9.

xfdashboard 0.9.2 released

xfdashboard-0.9.2 "Gradients! Whoohoooo!" was released on 2021-04-08.

This is a development release.

  • New feature: Enhanced new color class XfdashboardGradientColor to support also linear gradients besided solid colors (single colors) and path gradients. Added support to specify colors for XfdashboardGradientColor in CSS.
  • Background fill color of XfdashboardBackground as well as outline color of XfdashboardOutlineEffect do support all types of new color class XfdashboardGradientColor, i.e solid colors, linear gradients and path gradients
  • Fix failing to create texture for outlines because either width or height is zero (#8)
  • Fix visual bug in default theme drawing wrong fill and outlines corners at workspace selector
  • Fix not to draw outlines with rounded corners if background type has not set rounded corners like fill background has already checked for years
  • Improved algorithm to detect application and determine its desktop file (*.desktop) for X11 windows by checking for the X atom called "_GTK_APPLICATION_ID" at X11 window properties and at Linux also lookup executable file from /proc filesystem in application database. For *BSD unixes I need help!
  • Disabled applications-search-provider statistics as it uses a file instead of settings object or similar
  • Smaller bug-fixes
  • Clean-ups
  • More API documentation
  • Updated localizations: es, eu, gl, lt, nb, pt_BR, sv, tr

xubuntu-artwork (21.04.1) hirsute

[ Pasi Lallinaho ]

  • New wallpaper for Hirsute Hippo (LP: #1922905)

[ Sean Davis ]

  • usr/share/plymouth/themes/xubuntu-logo/passw-dialog.png, usr/share/plymouth/themes/xubuntu-logo/xubuntu-logo.script:
    • Replace password prompt with greybird-dark entry (LP: #1917062)
  • debian/control:
    • Bump debhelper-compat to 13
    • Bump Standards-Version to 4.5.1
  • debian/copyright:
    • Add copyright info for and .github/ISSUE_TEMPLATE/config.yml
  • debian/source/lintian-overrides:
    • Remove unused override testsuite-autopkgtest-missing

mousepad 0.5.4 released

  • New Features:
    • Add –line/-l and –column/-c number (#107, !83)
    • Port to GtkSourceView 4 (#55, #80, !10)
  • Bug Fixes:
    • Delay request to scroll to cursor for the correct active view
    • Monitor hardlinks with glib 2.56.2 (#110, !82)
    • Transfer encoding from remote to primary instance (#109)
    • Prevent a crash when no language is found
    • Make window require attention when opening new tabs (#106, #93, !81)
    • Fix BOM array (!80)
    • Correctly initialize toolbar style combo box (#103)
    • Allow checking parent sources when looking up schema (#101)
    • Fix missing parameter to "select-all" signal (!79)
  • Translation Updates: Hebrew, Indonesian, Spanish, Swedish

mate-calc (1.24.2-0ubuntu1) hirsute

  • New upstream maintenance release.

engrampa (1.24.2-0ubuntu1) hirsute

  • New upstream maintenance release.

thunar (4.16.6-0ubuntu1) devel

  • New upstream release.

gigolo 0.5.2 released

A bugfix and translation update, a new icon, various cleanups.. thanks to all contributors !


  • Update TODO
  • Refresh Glade file, drop unused tab labels (fixes #13)
  • move the logic setting GtkSpin port value to setup_for_type() (#11)
  • Use new icon in window titlebar
  • Fix compilation warnings
  • autoconf: Some updates
  • Only show an error dialog if the host field is visible/required
  • Remove capitalization from icon name
  • Update GenericName (#2)
  • Fix comment style.
  • Remove GSourceFunc casts
  • Update
  • Add gigolo.ui to (Issue #6)
  • Added new icons following new style and reverse DNS format.
  • Add new and update AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE
  • Add basic GitLab pipeline
  • Bug #16717: Move from exo-csource to xdt-csource
  • Translation Updates: Albanian, Arabic, Armenian (Armenia), Basque, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (China), Chinese (Taiwan), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Eastern Armenian, English (Australia), English (Canada), Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingue, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Occitan (post 1500), Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu (Pakistan), Urdu, Uyghur