libgda/libgnomedb 1.3.4 released
Posted on: 07/14/2005 08:11 AM

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.

1.3.4 is another step in the road to 2.0, which will be out with GNOME 2.12

Changes since libgda 1.3.3
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- Fixed leak in PostgreSQL provider (Alex)
- Use libgda-2.0 for the pkg-config files (Rodrigo)
- Fixed #307549 (Rodrigo)
- Fixed installation on 64 bit platforms (Bas)
- Allow compilation with Berkeley DB gt; 4.3.x (Bas)
- Fixed 64 bit problems on MySQL/PostgreSQL and SQLite providers (Bas)
- Fixed return values on some invalid functions (Stanislav)
- Building fixes (Stanislav)
- Fixed invalid free in MySQL recordsets (Rodrigo)
- Some fixes in global config file saving (Vivien)
- More API documentation (Vivien)
- Use GType for all types, not guint (Vivien)
- Tables' fields schema fixes (Vivien)
- Fix #309332 (Murray)
- Updated translations:
- de (Hendrik)

Changes since libgnomedb 1.3.3
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- Use libgnomedb-2.0 for the pkg-config files (Rodrigo)
- Fixed wrongly static functions in gnome-db-qf-value.[ch] (Rodrigo)
- Use GType instead of guint for GObject types (Andreas)
- Compilation fixes (Rodrigo)
- Improved boolean data type handler (Vivien)
- Replace DSN string entry with list of widgets for all provider parameters (Vivien)
- Added GnomeDbDsnSpec widget (Vivien)

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


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