GLib 2.12.13 released
Posted on: 07/16/2007 10:22 PM

GLib 2.12.13 is now available for download at:

glib-2.12.13.tar.bz2 md5sum: d76124236e4e216e8c0861341e967a76
glib-2.12.13.tar.gz md5sum: 0c6a789de85c4f98af353ebe3e3d1817

This is a bug fix release in the 2.12 series.

GLib is the low-level core library that forms the basis for projects such as GTK+ and GNOME. It provides data structure handling for C, portability wrappers, and interfaces for such runtime functionality as an event loop, threads, dynamic loading, and an object system.

More information about GLib is available at:

An installation guide for the GTK+ libraries, including GLib, can be found at:

Overview of Changes from GLib 2.12.12 to GLib 2.12.13

* Unicode support:
- Update to Markus Kuhn's updated wcwidth for Unicode 5.0

* Bugs fixed:
454473 Simple XML Subset Parser terminates on invalid XML
443869 g_type_class_add_private doesn't warn when adding 0-sized...
447583 GStaticRWLock
341988 don't use "-c" with msgfmt in

Thanks to all the contributors:
Behdad Esfahbod
Tor Lillqvist
Cody Russell
Sebastian Wilhelmi
Laszlo Peter

Matthias Clasen
July 16, 2007

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