GLib 2.6.5 released
Posted on: 06/11/2005 06:38 AM

GLib 2.6.5 is now available for download at:

glib-2.6.5.tar.bz2 md5sum: 777d2e34a60edad28319207b576cda91
glib-2.6.5.tar.gz md5sum: 90af9fc0425c1737166f3e75e42154c2

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 2.6.4 to GLib 2.6.5
* GOption
- Treat '-' as non-option argument [Tim Musson, Thomas Leonard]
* Win32 changes
- Improve g_get_system_data_dirs() [Tor]
* Other bug fixes [Tommi Komulainen, Tor, Benjamin Otte,
Morten Welinder, Christian Biere, Noah Levitt, Michael Banck]
* Documentation improvements [Mattew F. Barnes, Federico
Mena Quintero, Daniel Vaillard, Matthias]
* New and updated translations (da,eu,gl,mn,nb,ne,no)

A list of all bugs fixed in this release can be found at,301772,301373,302062,168008,301742,306388,306389,304790,172142

June 10, 2005

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