GLib 2.6.3 released
Posted on: 02/28/2005 04:39 AM

GLib 2.6.3 is now available for download at:

glib-2.6.3.tar.bz2 md5sum: 8f69ad5387197114b356efc64ce88d77
glib-2.6.3.tar.gz md5sum: 5461e1c0a8cebf713b5273366ff32a22

This is a bug fix release and is source and binary compatible with 2.6.0.

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 2.6.2 to GLib 2.6.3
* GOption
- Fix formatting of --help output [Matthias Clasen]
- Accept -? [Matthias]
* Win32 bug fixes [Bill Skaggs, Tor Lillqvist,
J. Ali Harlow, Daniel Atallah]
* Other bug fixes [Ed Avis, Manish Singh, Matthias,
Nicolas Laurent, Kjartan Maraas, Bastian Nocera,
Suren A. Chilingaryan, Michael Banck]
* Documentation improvements [Matthias]
* New and updated translations (ar,el,et,fi,fr,gu,nb,no,uk,xh)

A list of all bugs fixed in this release can be found at,166386,166609,166801,166977,166921,163039,167942,168311,168177,166985,168341,167496

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