GTK+ 3.1.90 released
Posted on: 09/14/2011 09:20 AM

GTK+ 3.1.90 has been released

GTK+ 3.1.90 is now available for download at:

dc65a5ec50df57cc603b30fb85e6c68be36673688babcb21d2ad6123d63c4a8b gtk
ed4e36693e8b05c75fe1a843341c032518dd9ab726d4f62d31d52ccdc800c44a gtk

The last development snapshot in the 3.1 cycle. Unless something
major comes up, this release should be considered API-frozen for 3.2.


GTK+ is a multi-platform toolkit for creating graphical user
interfaces. Offering a complete set of widgets, GTK+ is suitable for
projects ranging from small one-off tools to complete application

GTK+ has been designed from the ground up to support a range of
languages, not only C/C++. Using GTK+ from languages such as Perl and
Python (especially in combination with the Glade GUI builder) provides
an effective method of rapid application development.

GTK+ is free software and part of the GNU Project. However, the
licensing terms for GTK+, the GNU LGPL, allow it to be used by all
developers, including those developing proprietary software, without
any license fees or royalties.

Overview of Changes in GTK+ 3.1.90

* GtkAppChooserButton: A new function has been added
that makes it possible to have the button select the
default app (as opposed to the most-recently-used app).

* A lot of feedback on the the tree model refactoring has
been incorporated via new test cases and bug fixes

* The filechooser search has been ported to tracker 0.12
and is using the tracker DBus API directly now.

* The new fontchooser API has been reworked a bit to make
it follow the same pattern we use else where. GtkFontChooser
is now an interface that is implemented by GtkFontChooserButton,
GtkFontChooserDialog and GtkFontChooserWidget (to which the
original GtkFontChooser has been renamed).

* Bugs fixed
514843 gtkfilechooser should be more robust to malformed URIs...
617583 Dead accents keys don't work in GTK+ applications on OSX
642706 No way to select the default entry
657353 GtkTreeModelFilter hangs when filtering
657627 new font chooser API inconsistent
658272 Port gtksearchenginetracker.c to tracker 0.11/0.12
658379 Disabled devices still added to list on startup
658398 Use of uninitialized variable reported by Valgrind
658507 better comboboxes for right to left languages
658600 Geany crashes when reopening file chooser dialog
658696 Crash when inserting a new node
658774 Regression: GtkFileChooserButtons do not expand

* Translation updates:
British English
Norwegian bokmål
Simplified Chinese

Thanks to the contributors:
Carlos Garnacho
Cosimo Cecchi
Behdad Esfahbod
Kristian Rietveld
Dan Winship
John Ralls
Benjamin Otte
Sébastien Granjoux
Murray Cumming
Christian Persch
Richard Hughes
Federico Mena Quintero

Sep 13, 2011
Matthias Clasen

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