libgda/libgnomedb 1.3.2 released
Posted on: 06/02/2005 03:45 AM

libgda/libgnomedb 1.3.2 have been released

libgda/libgnomedb are a complete framewok for developing database-oriented applications, and currently allow access to PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, Sybase, SQLite, FireBird/Interbase, IBM DB2, mSQL and MS SQL server, as well as MS Access and xBase files and ODBC data sources.

libgda/libgnomedb are the base of the database support in the GNOME Office application suite, providing database access for many features in both Gnumeric and Abiword.

1.3.2 is another step forward in the road to 2.0 which follows GNOME 2.11/2.12 release schedule.

Changes since libgda 1.3.1
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- Prevent segfault when running INSERT of UPDATE queries in MySQL provider (Alan)
- Improved update of PostgreSQL data models (Bas)
- Improved exporting of data models (Vivien)
- Added GdaThreader object to make it easy to run threaded operations (Vivien)
- Implemented missing schemas in SQLite provider (Vivien)
- Fixed GdaXqlUpdate API typo (Murray)
- Improved fields schema for PostgreSQL provider (Vivien)
- Added procedures schema to MySQL provider (Vivien)
- Fixed MySQL value conversion to string (Alan)
- Compilation fixes (Dru, Bas, Rodrigo)
- Added functions to dump data models (Vivien)
- Improved data types schema in MySQL provider (Vivien)
- Added synonyms to the data types schema (Vivien)
- API documentation (Dru)
- Fixed typo in GdaExport signal creation (Mike Kestner)
- Changed procedures schema to include more information (Vivien)
- Added creation of ~/.libgda directory when it does not exist (Vivien)
- Fixed #153292 (Jorge)
- Fixed #301480 (Magnus)
- Fixed #301485 (Magnus)
- Fixed #302158 (Jean)
- Fixed #304586 (Mike Fisk)
- Updated translations:
- es (Jorge)
- it (Marco)
- rw (Steve)
- uk (Maxim)
- zw (Steve)

Changes since libgnomedb 1.3.1
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- Fixed several bugs when refreshing data models (Vivien)
- Allow multiple selections in the grid widget (Vivien)
- Added GnomeDbQfAgg object for aggregate query fields (Vivien)
- Added aggregates parsing in query parsing code (Vivien)
- Load data asynchromously and by chunks of rows in data proxies (Vivien)
- Removed (unused) Bonobo dependencies (Vivien)
- Use GtkAbout instead of GnomeAbout (Vivien)
- Support for data type synonyms (Vivien)
- Removed gnome-db-config API, now gda-config supports all we need (Vivien)
- Updated to newest GtkSourceView API for the editor widget (Vivien)
- API documentation (Vivien)
- Fixed gtk-doc generation (Rodrigo)
- Fixed #168937 (Adam)
- Updated translations:
- rw (Steve)

Tarballs are available at
http://download.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/libgda/1.3/
http://download.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/libgnomedb/1.3/

To install this new version, you'll need:
* libgda: glib, libxml2, libxslt
* libgnomedb: libgda and dependencies, libgnome/ui, libglade,
libbonoboui and, optionally, gtksourceview

You can find more information at the projects' homepage
(http://www.gnome-db.org), or you can ask any question/propose anything
you want in the GNOME-DB mailing list, which is available at
http://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gnome-db-list.


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