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Next release deadline: Saturday, February 22nd 2014 at 00:00 UTC

The deadline for code submissions for the next release of Gtk-Perl modules to be Saturday, February 22nd 2014 at 00:00 UTC. Please see the mailing list announcement (http://bit.ly/1aiBmmG) for more details

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-02-04

Pango 1.225 available

Overview of changes in Pango 1.225 [2014-01-18]: Fix bug report email address. View the git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Pango/tag/?id=rel-1-22-5 (http://bit.ly/1dmjG3S) or download source at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Pango-1.225.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/Kvzcnp)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-02-04

Glib::Object::Introspection 0.019 available

Overview of changes in Glib::Object::Introspection 0.019 [2014-01-18]: Fix off-by-one error in internal string comparison; Fix spelling of two internal functions. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib-Object-Introspection/tag/?id=rel-0-01-9 (http://bit.ly/1msolJY) or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-Object-Introspection-0.019.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1idRaJW)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-02-04

Cairo::GObject 1.004 available

Overview of changes in Cairo::GObject 1.004 [2014-01-18]; Fix specification of requirements in the META files. The Cairo::GObject tarball is available from http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Cairo-GObject-1.004.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1dmivla) or from git http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Cairo-GObject/tag/?id=rel-1-00-4 (http://bit.ly/1idQGnc)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-02-04

Next release deadline: Saturday, January 18th 2013 at 00:00 UTC

The deadline for code submissions for the next release of Gtk-Perl modules to be Saturday, January 18th 2013 at 00:00 UTC. Please see the mailing list announcement (http://bit.ly/1ev95qd) for more details.

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Glib::Object::Introspection 0.018 available

Overview of changes in Glib::Object::Introspection 0.018 [2013-12-30]: Fix registering unregistered enums; Mark a few tests as known to fail so that they do not abort installation. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at: http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib-Object-Introspection/tag/?id=rel-0-01-8 (http://bit.ly/1enFaAe) or download the source release at: http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-Object-Introspection-0.018.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1cihxta)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Glib 1.304 (stable) available

Overview of changes in Glib 1.304 (stable) [2013-12-30]: RT#91313 and 91679 - Fix compilation against glib < 2.34.0. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib/tag/?id=rel-1-30-4 (http://bit.ly/1cihiOH), or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-1.304.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1cSJevr)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Cairo::GObject 1.003 available

Overview of changes in Cairo::GObject 1.003 [2013-12-30]: Makefile.PL: Fix missing bits in META_MERGE block. The Cairo::GObject tarball is available from http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Cairo-GObject-1.003.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1eSlmJR) or from git http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Cairo-GObject/tag/?id=rel-1-00-3 (http://bit.ly/1cih3De).

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Glib::Object::Introspection 0.017 available

Overview of changes in Glib::Object::Introspection 0.017 [2013-12-10]:Register unregistered enums so that, e.g., GSpawnFlags and VtePtyFlags become usable; Pass on NULL user data in C invocations if appropriate. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib-Object-Introspection/tag/?id=rel-0-01-7 (http://bit.ly/18Tz2C7) or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-Object-Introspection-0.017.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1d7DABF)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Gtk2 1.249 (stable) available

Overview of changes in Gtk2 1.249 (stable) [2013-12-10]: Eliminate test failures by using unique temp directories during testing. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gtk2/tag/?id=rel-1-24-9 (http://bit.ly/18ltaB3) or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gtk2-1.249.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/1bCssOO)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Gnome2 1.045 available

Overview of changes in Gnome2 1.045 [2013-12-08]: Bugzilla #710417; Fix typo: correspoding -> corresponding. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at https://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gnome2/tag/?id=rel-1-04-5 (http://bit.ly/19AXVwB) or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gnome2-1.045.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/IOPt61)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Glib 1.303 (stable) available

Overview of changes in Glib 1.303 (stable) [2013-12-08]: Revert the change to ref counting of initial wrappers of custom subclasses, introduced in Glib 1.300. It caused issues with subclasses inheriting from Glib::InitiallyUnowned; Fix a test failure with perl >= 5.19.4; Create a GType for GSpawnFlags and register it with the bindings. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib/tag/?id=rel-1-30-3 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-1.303.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Cairo::GObject 1.002 available

Overview of changes in Cairo::GObject 1.002 [2013-12-08]: Makefile.PL: added CPAN::Meta::Spec v2 block to META_MERGE; LICENSE: updated FSF address; README: updated contact/mailing list/git info. The Cairo::GObject tarball is available from http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Cairo-GObject-1.002.tar.gz (http://bit.ly/18BKVtP) or from git http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Cairo-GObject/tag/?id=rel-1-00-2 (http://bit.ly/1jLPyG5)

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Gtk3 0.015 available

Overview of changes in Gtk3 0.015 [2013-12-08]: Add overrides for Gtk3::RadioAction, Gtk3::RadioButton, Gtk3::RadioMenuItem and Gtk3::RadioToolButton; Add an override for Gtk3::SizeGroup::get_widgets; Add an override for Gtk3::Widget::render_icon; Add an override for Pango::Layout::set_text; Require Test::Simple >= 0.96. Gtk3 is available as a tarball, http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gtk3-0.015.tar.gz or from git: http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gtk3/tag/?id=v0.015

Posted by Brian Manning 2014-01-11

Next release deadline: Saturday, November 23rd 2013 at 00:00 UTC

The deadline for the next release of Gtk-Perl modules will be Saturday, November 23rd 2013 at 00:00 UTC. Please see the mailing list post ( http://bit.ly/161TZH0 ) for more information.

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-23

Gnome2::Vte 0.11 available

Overview of changes in Gnome2::Vte 0.11 [2013-10-22]: RT#89113 - Use v2 of CPAN::Meta::Spec in Makefile.PL; this adds the "nice bits" to MetaCPAN (git clone URL, project homepage URL, etc.) Thanks to Gabor Szabo for the bug report. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gnome2-Vte/tag/?id=rel-0-11 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gnome2-Vte-0.11.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-23

Gnome2 1.044 available

Overview of changes in Gnome2 1.044 [2013-10-19]: RT#89191: Fix FSF's address; RT#89188: Make enums.pod depend on Gnome2 directory creation. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at https://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gnome2/tag/?id=rel-1-04-4 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gnome2-1.044.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-23

Gtk3 0.014 available

Overview of changes in Gtk3 0.014 [2013-10-18]: dist.ini: document 'is_trial', sets 'testing' in metadata; Add MetaJSON, set MetaYAML version = 2; Add [MetaResources] block with correct URLs; fixes RT#89118. The metadata changes have populated the Gtk3 page on MetaCPAN. Thanks to Neil Bowers for the original pull request. Gtk3 is available as a tarball http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gtk3-0.014.tar.gz or from git http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gtk3/tag/?id=v0.014.

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-23

Gnome2::VFS 1.082 available

Overview of changes in Gnome2-VFS 1.082: Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, thus preventing issues when Gnome2::VFS is used in conjunction with certain XS modules, among them XML::Parser and String::Approx. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at https://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gnome2-VFS/tag/?id=rel-1-08-2 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gnome2-VFS-1.082.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

Gnome2 1.043

Overview of changes in Gnome2 1.043: Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, thus preventing issues when Gnome2 is used in conjunction with certain XS modules, among them XML::Parser and String::Approx; Created %meta_merge, which is used to pass META_MERGE values to EU::MM and CPAN::Meta; these populate META.[yml|json] and MYMETA.[yml|json]. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at https://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gnome2/tag/?id=rel-1-04-3 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gnome2-1.043.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

Gtk2 1.248 available

Overview of changes in Gtk2 1.248 [2013-09-29]: Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, preventing potential issues with other XS modules. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Gtk2/tag/?id=rel-1-24-8 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Gtk2-1.248.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

Glib::Object::Introspection 0.016 (unstable) available

Overview of changes in Glib::Object::Introspection 0.016 (unstable): Add support for unicode character arguments to Perl callbacks; Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, preventing potential issues with other XS modules; Fix build on MinGW with dmake. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib-Object-Introspection/tag/?id=rel-0-01-6 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-Object-Introspection-0.016.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

Glib 1.302 (stable) available

Overview of changes in Glib 1.302 (stable) [2013-09-29]: Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, preventing potential issues with other XS modules; Avoid memory corruption when registering boxed synonyms repeatedly. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-Glib/tag/?id=rel-1-30-2 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/Glib-1.302.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

GStreamer 0.19 available

Overview of changes in GStreamer 0.19 [2013-09-29]; Avoid misusing the macro PL_na, preventing potential issues with other XS modules. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-GStreamer/tag/?id=rel-0-19 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/GStreamer-0.19.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05

ExtUtils::PkgConfig 1.15 available

Overview of Changes in 1.15; Gracefully handle empty fields in pkg-config files. View the source in the Gtk2-Perl git repo at http://git.gnome.org/browse/perl-ExtUtils-PkgConfig/tag/?id=rel-1-15 or download the source release at http://downloads.sourceforge.net/gtk2-perl/ExtUtils-PkgConfig-1.15.tar.gz

Posted by Brian Manning 2013-10-05