GNOME 2.24.2 released
Posted on: 11/28/2008 02:58 PM

GNOME 2.24.2 has been released. Here the announcement:

This is the second update to GNOME 2.24. It contains many fixes for important bugs that directly affect our users, documentation updates and also a large number of updated translations. Many thanks to all the contributors who worked hard on delivering those changes in time. We hope it will help people feel better in their daily use of computers!

The next stable version of GNOME will be GNOME 2.24.3, which is due on January 14th. Meanwhile, the GNOME community is actively working on the unstable branch of GNOME that will become GNOME 2.26 in March 2009.

The GNOME 2.24 release notes are available at:

The notes that describe the changes between 2.24.1 and 2.24.2 are here:

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bindings -
desktop -
devtools -
mobile -
platform -

The GNOME 2.24.2 release is available here:

admin sources -
bindings sources -
desktop sources -
devtools sources -
mobile sources -
platform sources -

To compile GNOME 2.24.2, you can use GARNOME [1] (which supports users and has additional/different modules available), or the jhbuild [2] modulesets [3] (which use the exact tarball versions from the official release):


We hope you'll love it,

The GNOME Release Team

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