KDE Frameworks 5.27.0 released
Posted on: 10/09/2016 08:04 AM

KDE Frameworks 5.27.0 has been released

KDE Frameworks 5.27.0 released

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Frameworks 5.0 release announcement.


Use correct config entry in autostart condition
Fix sorted insert (aka flat_map like insert) (bug 367991)
Add missing close env, as pointed out by Loïc Yhuel (bug 353783)
Transaction not created => don't try to abort them
fix missing m_env = nullptr assignment
Make e.g. Baloo::Query thread safe
On 64-bit systems baloo allows now > 5 GB index storage (bug 364475)
Allow ctime/mtime == 0 (bug 355238)
Handle corruption of index database for baloo_file, try to recreate the database or abort if that fails


Fix crash when trying to add device to unknown adapter (bug 364416)

Breeze Icons

New mimetypes icons
Update some kstars icons (bug 364981)
Wrong style actions/24/format-border-set (bug 368980)
Add wayland app icon
Add xorg app icon (bug 368813)
Revert distribute-randomize, view-calendar + reapply the transform fix (bug 367082)
Change folder-documents from one file to the multiple file cause in a folder more than one file is included (bug 368224)

Extra CMake Modules

Make sure we don't add the appstream test twice


Sorting activities in the cache alphabetically by name (bug 362774)

KDE Doxygen Tools

Many changes to the overall layout of the generated API docs
Correct tags path, depending of if the lib is part of a group or not
Search: Fix href of libraries which are not part of a group


Fix memory leak with KTar's KCompressionDevice
KArchive: fix memory leak when an entry with the same name already exists
Fix memory leak in KZip when handling empty directories
K7Zip: Fix memory leaks on error
Fix memory leak detected by ASAN when open() fails on the underlying device
Remove bad cast to KFilterDev, detected by ASAN


Add missing export macros on classes Decoder and Encoder


Fix memory leak in SignalsTestNoSingletonDpointer, found by ASAN


Register QPair as metatype in KJobTrackerInterface
Don't convert as url an url which has a double-quote character
Windows compile fix
Fix very old bug when we remove space in url as "foo "


CMake option KCRASH_CORE_PATTERN_RAISE to forward to kernel
Change default log level from Warning to Info

KDELibs 4 Support

Cleanup. Do not install includes that point to non-existing includes and also remove those files
Use more correct and with c++11 available std::remove_pointer


Fix 'checkXML5 prints generated html to stdout for valid docbooks' (bug 369415)
Fix bug not been able to run native tools in package using cross compiled kdoctools
Setup targets for cross compiling running kdoctools from other packages
Add cross compiling support for docbookl10nhelper
Add cross compile support for meinproc5
Convert checkxml5 into a qt executable for cross plattform support


Improve epub extractor, less segfaults (bug 361727)
Make odf indexer more error prove, check if the files are there (and are files at all) (meta.xml + content.xml)


Fix KIO slaves using only tls1.0
Fix ABI break in kio
KFileItemActions: add addPluginActionsTo(QMenu *)
Show copy buttons only after checksum has been calculated
Add missing feedback when computing a checksum (bug 368520)
Fix KFileItem::overlays returning empty string values
Fix launching terminal .desktop files with konsole
Classify nfs4 mounts as probablySlow, like nfs/cifs/..
KNewFileMenu: show New Folder action shortcut (bug 366075)


In listview mode use the default implemention of moveCursor


Add KAuthorized checks to allow disabling of ghns in kdeglobals (bug 368240)

Package Framework

Don't generate appstream files for components that are not in rdn
Make kpackage_install_package work with KDE_INSTALL_DIRS_NO_DEPRECATED


Fix URLs with a trailing slash being always assumed to be directories


Fix ASAN build (duplicates.cpp uses KPeople::AbstractContact which is in KF5PeopleBackend)


Use ECM path to find utempter binary, more reliable than simple cmake prefix
Call the utempter helper executable manually (bug 364779)


XML files: remove hard-coded color for values
XML: Remove hard-coded color for values
XML Schema Definition: Turn 'version' into an xs:integer
Highlighting definition files: round version up to next integer
support multi char captures only in {xxx} to avoid regressions
Support regular expressions replaces with captures > \9, e.g. \111 (bug 365124)
Fix rendering of characters spanning into next line, e.g. underlines are no longer cut off with some fonts/font-sizes (bug 335079)
Fix crash: Make sure the display cursor is valid after text folding (bug 367466)
KateNormalInputMode needs to rerun SearchBar enter methods
try to "fixup" rendering of underlines and stuff like that (bug 335079)
Show "View Difference" button only, if 'diff' is installed
Use non-modal message widget for externally modified file notifications (bug 353712)
fix regression: testNormal did only work because of test execution at once
split the indent test into separate runs
Support "Unfold Toplevel Nodes" action again (bug 335590)
Fix crash when showing top or bottom messages mutliple times
fix eol setting in mode lines (bug 365705)
highlight .nix files as bash, guess can't hurt (bug 365006)

KWallet Framework

Check whether kwallet is enabled in Wallet::isOpen(name) (bug 358260)
Add missing boost header
Remove duplicate search for KF5DocTools


[server] Don't send key release for not pressed keys and no double key press (bug 366625)
[server] When replacing the clipboard selection previous DataSource needs to be cancelled (bug 368391)
Add support for Surface enter/leave events
[client] Track all created Outputs and add static get method


Convert categories to org.kde.pim.*


We need to set the state during initialization
Replace all blocking calls for initialization with just one blocking call
Use standard o.f.DBus.Properties interface for PropertiesChanged signal for NM 1.4.0+ (bug 367938)

Oxygen Icons

Remove invalid directory from index.theme
Introduce dupe test from breeze-icons
Convert all duplicated icons into symlinks

Plasma Framework

Improve timetracker output
[ToolButtonStyle] Fix menu arrow
i18n: handle strings in kdevtemplate files
i18n: review strings in kdevtemplate files
Add removeMenuItem to PlasmaComponents.ContextMenu
update ktorrent icon (bug 369302)
[WindowThumbnail] Discard pixmap on map events
Don't include kdeglobals when dealing with a cache config
Fix Plasma::knownLanguages
resize the view just after setting the containment
Avoid creating a KPluginInfo from a KPluginMetaData instance
running tasks must have some indicator
task bar lines according to RR 128802 marco give the ship it
[AppletQuickItem] Break from loop when we found a layout

Security information

The released code has been GPG-signed using the following key:
pub rsa2048/58D0EE648A48B3BB 2016-09-05 David Faure
Primary key fingerprint: 53E6 B47B 45CE A3E0 D5B7 4577 58D0 EE64 8A48 B3BB

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