GLib 2.6.4 released
Posted on: 04/06/2005 10:47 AM

GLib 2.6.4 is now available for download at:

glib-2.6.4.tar.bz2 md5sum: af7eeb8aae764ff763418471ed6eb93d
glib-2.6.4.tar.gz md5sum: 41ed6bd40b513c817afba8a61e72312d

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 2.6.3 to GLib 2.6.4
* Fix compilation with gcc 4.0 [Matthias Clasen]
* Fix g_date_get_iso8601_week_of_year [Jon-Kare Hellan]
* Win32:
- use more precise times in gtimer.c [Tor Lillqvist]
- bug fixes [Tor, Daniel Atallah]
* Other bug fixes [Tim Janik, Matthias, Manish Singh,
Dave Benson, Jeff Franks]
* Documentation improvements [Tim-Philipp Müller, Matthias,
Stefan Kost, Tor, Jared Lash, Morten Welinder]
* New and updated translations (el,fa,hu,id,ne,ro,rw)

A list of all bugs fixed in this release can be found at

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