gtkmm 2.7.1
Posted on: 07/11/2005 07:03 AM

*** gtkmm

gtkmm 2.7 wraps new API in GTK+ 2.7, and is API/ABI-compatibile with gtkmm 2.4 and 2.6. The new API is unstable, until this become the API/ABI-stable gtkmm 2.8 when GTK+ 2.7 becomes the API-stable GTK+ 2.8

gtkmm stays in-sync with GTK+ by following the official GNOME release schedule:

Bindings for the rest of the GNOME Platform are also available, and are also

*** Changes

gtkmm 2.7.1:

* AboutDialog: Added set/get_wrap_license() and property.
* CellRenderer: Added "sensitive" property.
* ComboBoxText, ComboBoxEntryText:
- Deprecated clear() in favour of new clear_items() method,
because clear() exists in the base CellLayout class and is
very different.
- Added remove_text() to remove items one at a time.
* Dialog: Added get_response_for_widget().
* EntryCompletion: Added properties, get/set_popup_set_width(),
* Iconview: Added get_item_at_pos(), get_visible_range(), get/set_cursor(),
* Sizegroup: Added ignore_hidden property.
* Stock: Added FULLSCREEN, LEAVE_FULLSCREEN, and INFO stock items.
* Widget: Added drag_source_set_icon(const Glib::ustring icon_name).
* Window: Added urgency_hint property, and get/set_urgency_hint().
Added present(timestamp) overload.

* Colormap: Deprecated alloc_colors() and free_colors().
Add free_color() for use with alloc_color().
* Cursor: Added get_image() and a Cursor(name) constructor.
* DragContext:Added set_icon(const Glib::ustring name).
* Window: Added move_region().

*** Download

You will need libsigc++ 2.0, available here:

*** Development

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