Ruby-GNOME 2: ruby-gnome2 ruby-gnome2-2.0.3 Released

This is a set of bindings for the GNOME-2.x and GNOME-3.x libraries to
use from Ruby 1.9.x and 2.0.0.

Ruby 2.1.0 support release!

=== Changes

==== All

  • Improvements
    • Removed Ruby 1.8 from supported Ruby in READMEs.
      [GitHub#166] [Reported by Markus Heiler] [Patch by Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • Supported Ruby 2.1.0. [GitHub#181] [cosmo0920][Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • Made rcairo optional to required because we dropped old GTK+ that
      doesn't use cairo. (Cairo isn't used library such as GLib doesn't
      require rcairo. But Ruby/GLib2 requires rcairo on Windows because
      it uses zlib bundled in rcairo.) [GitHub#193] [cosmo0920]
    • Updated LGPL 2.1 files. [GitHub#196] [Reported by ktdreyer]
    • Supported tests on Travis CI. [Masafumi Yokoyama][cosmo0920]
    • Supported rake-compiler 0.9.1.

==== Ruby/GLib2

  • Improvements
    • Set UTF-8 encoding to exception message.
    • Added GLib::GetText.bindtextdomain.
    • Dropped GLib < 2.12 because CentOS 5 has GLib 2.12.3.
      [GitHub#190] [cosmo0920]
    • Added GValue#to_s.
    • [windows] Updated bundled GLib to 2.38.2 from 2.36.2.

==== Ruby/GObjectIntrospection

  • Improvements
    • Supported GList return type.
    • Supported freeing UTF-8 return type.
    • Supported freeing array return type.
    • Supported NULL as array return value.
    • Supported freeing GObject return value.
    • Supported freeing structure return value.
    • Supported NULL character for gint8 array.
  • Fixes
    • Fixed type conversion from VALUE to GType.
      [GitHub#186] [Patch by Hiroyuki Tanaka]

==== Ruby/ATK

  • Improvements
    • Dropped ATK < 1.12 support because CentOS 5 has GTK+ 1.12.2.
      [GitHub#191] [cosmo0920]
    • [windows] Updated bundled ATK to 2.10.0 from 2.8.0.

==== Ruby/Pango

  • Improvements
    • Supported cairo 1.6.
      [GitHub#172] [Patch by Grant Schoep]
    • Dropped Pango < 1.14 support because CentOS 5 has GTK+ 1.14.9.
      [GitHub#192] [cosmo0920]
    • Added Pango::Layout#height=.
      [GitHub#210] [Patch by Vasily Fedoseyev]
    • Added Pango::Layout#ellipsized?.
      [GitHub#210] [Patch by Vasily Fedoseyev]
    • [windows] Updated bundled Pango to 1.36.1 from 1.34.1.

==== Ruby/GdkPixbuf2

  • Improvements
    • [windows] Added rcairo dependency on Windows for using libpng and zlib
      bundled in rcairo.
    • [windows] Updated bundled gdk-pixbuf to 2.30.2 from 2.28.1.

==== Ruby/GTK2

  • Improvements
    • Dropped GTK+ < 2.10 support because CentOS 5 has GTK+ 2.10.4.
      [GitHub#182] [Patch by cosmo0920]
    • [windows] Updated bundled GTK+ to 2.24.22 from 2.24.18.

==== Ruby/GDK3

  • Improvements
    • [test] Made more stable. [GitHub#178] [Reported by mtasaka]
    • Added Gdk::Device#ungrab. [cosmo0920]
    • Added Gdk::DeviceManager. [cosmo0920]
    • Added Gdk::Device#get_position. [cosmo0920]
    • Added Gdk::Device#warp. [cosmo0920]
    • Added Gdk::Device#grab. [cosmo0920]
    • Added Gdk::Window#get_device_position. [cosmo0920]
    • [windows] Updated bundled GTK+ to 3.10.6 from 3.8.2.

==== Ruby/GTK3

  • Improvements
    • [sample] Updated for GTK+ 3. [Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • Removed Gtk::BindingSet#add_path.
    • Added Gtk.show_uri.
  • Fixes
    • Fixed a bug that Gtk::ActionGroup#add_radio_actions always fails.
      [ruby-gnome2-devel-ja] [Reported by S. Kitagawa]

==== Ruby/GStreamer

  • Improvements
    • Supported calling module functions of Gst module such as
      Gst.version before calling Gst.init.
    • Added Gst::Registry#plugins.
    • Added Gst::Registry#get_features.
    • Added Gst::ElementFactory#long_name.
    • Added Gst::ElementFactory#klass.
    • Added Gst::ElementFactory#author.
    • Added Gst::ElementFactory#static_pad_templates.
    • Added Gst::Caps#structures.
    • Added Gst::Structure#fields.
    • Gst::Element#flags returns flag object instead of raw integer value.
      Use Gst::Element#flags_raw for raw integer value.
    • Gst::PluginFeature#rank returns Gst::Rank instead of raw integer value.
      Use Gst::PluginFeature#rank for raw integer value.
    • Supported GstValueList.
    • [windows] Updated bundled GStreamer to 1.2.1 from 1.0.7.

==== Ruby/Clutter

  • Improvements
    • [sample] Updated for Clutter 1.12 or later.
      [Patch by Kentaro Fukuchi]
    • [windows] Updated bundled Clutter to 1.16.2 from 1.14.4.

==== Ruby/ClutterGStreamer

  • Improvements
    • [sample] Added.
      [Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • Fixed a typo in sample.
      [Reported by Toyo Abe]
    • [windows] Updated bundled Clutter-GStreamer to 2.0.8 from 2.0.2.

==== Ruby/Poppler

  • Improvements
    • Dropped Popper < 0.12 because CentOS has Poppler 0.12.4.
      [GitHub#212] [cosmo0920]
    • [windows] Bundled Poppler 0.24.4.

==== Ruby/RSVG

  • Improvements
    • [windows] Bundled librsvg 2.40.1.

==== Ruby/GtkSourceView3

  • Improvements
    • Supported auto GtkSourceView install on OS X.
      [GitHub#177] [Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • [windows] Updated bundled GtkSourceView to 3.10.1 from 3.8.1.

==== Ruby/GooCanvas

  • Improvements
    • [sample] Followed changes caused by migrating to
      Ruby/GObjectIntrospection.
      [Masafumi Yokoyama]
    • Updated FSF address.
      [GitHub#201] [Reported by ktdreyer]
  • Fixes
    • Fixed wrong dependency.
      [ruby-gnomde2-devel-ja] [Reported by Masafumi Yokoyama]

=== Thanks

  • Kentaro Fukuchi
  • S. Kitagawa
  • Markus Heiler
  • Masafumi Yokoyama
  • Grant Schoep
  • Toyo Abe
  • mtasaka
  • cosmo0920
  • Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • ktdreyer
Posted by Kouhei Sutou 2013-12-28