The GCompris development team is happy to propose you a new version of
GCompris named 12.11. This release includes 13 new activities, probably
more than any release of GCompris so far.
We now have 136 activities in GCompris!
Here is a summary of the changes:
Beth developed 7 new activities during her Google Summer of
- explore_farm_animals: Learn about farm animals, what sounds
they make, and interesting facts.
- explore_world_animals: Learn about world animals, interesting
facts and their location on a map.
- explore_world_music: Learn about the music of the world.
- note_names: Learn the names of the notes, in bass and treble
clef, with the help of sounds and colors
- piano_composition: An activity to learn how the piano keyboard
works, how notes are written on a musical staff and explore
music composition by loading and saving your work.
- play_piano: Learn to play melodies on the piano keyboard!
- play_rhythm: Learn to listen to, read, and play musical rhythms.
geography: removed sublevels, reworked and fixed many maps
removed the libgnet dependency.
core, bug fix, in case an actvity is removed from GCompris, the
wrong activity was removed from the database.
core, bug fix, broken lang selector for catalan
python api documentation updated.
sudoku, level 5 was broken
chess, on linux we can build the internal gnuchess
scalesboard, little graphic improvement
fifteen activity, improved background
sudoku, graphical improvement with a new background from
SDL Audio backend (used on Windows). Added support for the
play and interrupt mode, sounds will be more responsive now.
geography, new asia map level.
New activity named mining: Use the mousewheel to approach the
rockwall an look for gold nuggets.
Maze activities: added sport shoes to Tux to indicating the
Matilda developed 5 new activities during her Google Summer of
- color_mix: To understand color mixing.
- color_mix_light: Understanding mixing of colors of light.
- intro_gravity: Introduction to the concept of gravity
- land_safe: Understanding acceleration due to gravity.
- place_your_satellite: Understanding effect of mass and
distance on orbital velocity.
Added Slovak voive set
Philip Morris and Julia Wycherley:
Updated English voices
And thanks a lot to our translators:
Alexandre Franke: French translation
Andrej Žnidaršič: Updated Slovenian translation
Aurimas Černius: Updated Lithuanian translation
Chris Leonard: Updated Russian translation
Christian Kirbach: Updated German translation by Peter Albrecht
Daniel Mustieles: Updated Spanish translation
Dominik Granada: Updated Polish translation
Fran Diéguez: Updated Galician translations
Frederico Goncalves Guimaraes: Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation
Gabor Kelemen: Updated Hungarian translation
Gonçalo Cordeiro: Updated Galician translations
Marek Černocký: Updated Czech translation
Martin Srebotnjak: Updated Slovenian translation
Matej Urbančič: Updated Slovenian translation
Michal Kaukič: Updated slovak translation
Piotr Drąg: Updated Polish translation
Sasi Bhushan Boddepalli: Updated Telugu Translation
Tirumurti Vasudevan: Updated Tamil translation
Yannis Kaskamanidis: Updated Greek translation
Yuri Myasoedov: Updated Russian translation
Мирослав Николић: Updated Serbian translation