Commit edab5ea8 authored by Aaron Bockover's avatar Aaron Bockover Committed by Aaron Bockover

0.13.0 Released

2006-08-05  Aaron Bockover  <abock@gnome.org>

    0.13.0 Released

    * NEWS: Updated with 0.13.0 release notes

    * configure.ac: Do not check for cdparanoiasrc; cdda sources will be
    resolved at runtime via URI


svn path=/tags/banshee/banshee-pre-ng-merge/; revision=2432
parent f718d8af
2006-08-05 Aaron Bockover <abock@gnome.org>
0.13.0 Released
* NEWS: Updated with 0.13.0 release notes
* configure.ac: Do not check for cdparanoiasrc; cdda sources will be
resolved at runtime via URI
2007-08-04 Aaron Bockover <abock@gnome.org>
* src/Engines/Banshee.MediaEngine.GStreamer/GstPlayerEngine.cs: Pass
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===============================================================================
WELCOME TO BANSHEE 0.12.0
WELCOME TO BANSHEE 0.13.0
===============================================================================
* Banshee is a music management and playback application for GNOME.
......@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ WELCOME TO BANSHEE 0.12.0
and much more."
* Learn More: http://banshee-project.org/Discover
* Release Overview Page: http://banshee-project.org/Releases/0.12.0
* Release Overview Page: http://banshee-project.org/Releases/0.13.0
===============================================================================
......@@ -25,6 +25,7 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS
- ChangeLogs
- Dependencies
* New Stuff
- Features
- Localization
* Bugzilla Overview
- Noteworthy bugs fixes/enhancements embraced in this release
......@@ -33,7 +34,6 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS
* Miscellaneous
- Contributors for this release
- Contributors for past releases
- Something to share with friends and family
- Thanks!
......@@ -41,10 +41,13 @@ TABLE OF CONTENTS
MODULE NOTES
===============================================================================
* The location of the user configuration directory for Banshee changed from
~/.gnome2/banshee to and XDG based directory, typically ~/.config/banshee
* The banshee-official-plugins module has been merged with core, so
banshee-official-plugins is now obsolete
* libipoddevice (0.5.2) and ipod-sharp (0.6.2) are required for iPod support
* libipoddevice (0.5.3) and ipod-sharp (0.6.3) are required for iPod support
* Helix support has been removed from core and is now available from
the Helix Banshee community project. More information regarding Helix
......@@ -58,15 +61,15 @@ GET THE GOODS
Sources
-------
* Banshee 0.12.0 Tarballs:
http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.12.0.tar.bz2
http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.12.0.tar.gz
* Banshee 0.13.0 Tarballs:
http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.13.0.tar.bz2
http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.13.0.tar.gz
* ipod-sharp 0.6.2 Tarball:
http://banshee-project.org/files/ipod-sharp/ipod-sharp-0.6.2.tar.gz
http://banshee-project.org/files/ipod-sharp/ipod-sharp-0.6.3.tar.gz
* libipoddevice 0.5.2 Tarball:
http://banshee-project.org/files/libipoddevice/libipoddevice-0.5.2.tar.gz
http://banshee-project.org/files/libipoddevice/libipoddevice-0.5.3.tar.gz
* njb-sharp 0.3.0 Tarball:
http://banshee-project.org/files/njb-sharp/njb-sharp-0.3.0.tar.gz
......@@ -74,14 +77,14 @@ Sources
ChangeLogs
----------
* http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.12.0.changes
* http://banshee-project.org/files/banshee/banshee-0.13.0.changes
Dependencies
------------
* Mono 1.1.10 and full stack
* Mono 1.2.x and full stack
* gtk-sharp-2.0 2.8 or 2.10
* GStreamer 0.10.3
* GStreamer 0.10.3 or better (0.10.12+ Recommended)
* sqlite3
* libmusicbrainz 2.1.1 or better
* libnautilus-burn 2.12 or better
......@@ -93,12 +96,62 @@ Dependencies
NEW STUFF
===============================================================================
Features
--------
* Import and Export playlists in M3U and PLS formats (Trey Ethridge)
* New Bookmarks plugin (Gabriel Burt)
* Share local playlists over DAAP (Daniel Munckton, BGO #407672)
* Use org.gnome.SettingsDaemon if it is available for multimedia keys
support in the core, but fall back on legacy multimedia keys plugin
if not available (Aaron Bockover, Jan Arne Petersen, BGO #395433)
* Added a date column to the track view (Pepijn van de Geer, BGO #392232)
* Embed an interactive rating menu item in the track view menu (Aaron Bockover)
* New search entry widget and improved searching performance
* Support importing the libraries of other music players, including
Rhythmbox and Amarok (Sebastian Dröge, BGO #378430)
* Simplified track view context and notification area menus (Gabriel Burt)
* Detect and use XDG_MUSIC_DIR if it is set, otherwise use ~/Music
* Allow rating the current track from the notification area icon
(Pepijn van de Geer, BGO #337157)
* Reverse menu items in notification area menu depending on the location of
the panel/tray so that the most common functionality is always closest
to the notification area icon (less distance to travel with mouse to
access common functions) (Aaron Bockover)
* Very basic support for the new GStreamer Install Plugins framework if
built against GStreamer 0.10.12 or better.
* Use TagLib# 2.0 (Sebastian Dröge, Aaron Bockover, BGO #436743)
* Create cdda GStreamer elements by URI and do not hardcode a dependency
on cdparanoia
Localization
------------
* Updated translations: Czech (Jakub Friedl), French (Stéphane Raimbault),
Hungarian (Gabor Kelemen)
* New Translations: Dzongkha (Pema Geyleg), Latvian (Raivis Dejus),
Portuguese (Filipe Gomes)
* Updated Translations: Arabic (Ahmad Farghal), Brazilian Portugese
(Vladimir Melo, Og Maciel, Daniel Abreu), British English (David Lodge),
Bulgarian (Vladimir Petkov), Catalan (Jordi Mas), Czech (Jakub Friedl),
Danish (Lasse Bang Mikkelsen), Finnish (Ilkka Tuohela), French (Jonathan
Ernst, Robert-André Mauchin, Stéphane Raimbault), Hungarian (Gabor Kelemen),
Polish (Artur Flinta), Russian (Alexandre Prokoudine), Swedish (Daniel
Nylander)
===============================================================================
BUGZILLA OVERVIEW
......@@ -109,47 +162,48 @@ Noteworthy bugs fixes/enhancements embraced in this release
GNOME Bugzilla
* 414505 - Updated FindSource to be recursive like SourceView (Scott Peterson)
* 414485 - Fixed ellipsis code in SourceView (Scott Peterson)
* 413593 - Fixed themeing issue in recommendations pane (Brian Kerrick Nickel)
* 410364 - Added null check for CurrentTrack in PlayerEngineCore
* 348079 - Ensure 'now playing' indication is properly set from OpenPlay(URI)
* 408128 - Ensure 'now playing' indication survives source changes
* 411221 - Disable remove content option for smart playlists (Gabriel Burt)
* 410278 - Set playback pipeline to playing/paused when buffering
* 408068 - Work around last.fm web services problem
Novell Bugzilla
* 228720 - Do not show more than one 'now playing' indication
* 249494 - Ensure gdk_set_program_class is called so windows don't group
* 248831 - Ensure local stations will load even if remote ones can't
Other untracked fixes
---------------------
* Clicking Play in the radio source when nothing is playing already will
now start playback based on selection in the station list
* In the volume button, do not show the slider dock when scrolling, instead
just show the tooltip
* Audio profile configuration dialog can be resized in X direction and has
a good minimum width; use TextViewLabel instead of Label to provide good
word wrapping
* 415138 - Ensure sources that are not CanActivate really can't be
activated (Scott Peterson)
* 410498 - Do not forget audio profile setting (Lauri Kotilainen)
* 381229 - Prevent recommended cache from corruption (Pepijn van de Geer)
* 419163 - Fixed crash regarding PSP devices (Jason Conti)
* 406923 - Fixed crash in DAAP (Eric Butler)
* 334132 - Make track view popup menu accessible from keyboard (Bill Dawson)
* 398489 - Sort playlists in "Add to Playlis" menu (Pepijn van de Geer)
* 416991 - Ensure functions are not aliased twice in Boo Buddy (Scott Peterson)
* 424951 - Fixed p_help() in Boo Buddy (Ruben Vermeersch)
* 410183 - Fix string capitalization errors (Igor Guerrero Fonseca)
* 432200 - Major bug fixes in the recommendations plugin (Aaron Bockover)
* 433668 - Fixed crash if embedded picture data is null (Dan Wilson)
* 425247 - Support the 'stop' multimedia key (Bojan Rajkovic)
* 436741 - Check playbin before pausing (Sebastian Dröge)
* 398484 - Use 16x16 versions of the playlist icons in places (Michael Monreal)
* 445770 - Fixed progress reporting in Mass Storage DAP (Pepijn van de Geer)
* 446037 - Other Mass Storage DAP fixes (Pepijn van de Geer)
* 443027 - Use SetCurrentFolder instead of SetFilename on FileChooserButton
to avoid a race condition in GTK+ (Ilya Konstantinov)
* 443048 - Only call Eject on storage volume if storage.requires_eject is
not set or is true (Ilya Konstantinov)
Unfiled Bug Fixes
* Fixed many issues with the rating widgets (Aaron Bockover)
* Added ugly hack in GStreamer engine to get around a bug in qtdemux
when it encounters DRM-free files from the iTunes Plus store
Show all bugs marked FIXED during this release cycle
----------------------------------------------------
* http://banshee-project.org/files/closedbugs.php/2007-02-21,2007-03-05
* http://banshee-project.org/files/closedbugs.php/2007-04-01,2007-08-05
File Bugs... Be Proactive... Contribute to Open Source!
-------------------------------------------------------
* Please do not hesitate to file bugs against Banshee in GNOME Bugzilla.
* http://bugzilla.gnome.org, component: banshee
* Discuss Banshee on the mailing list list or in #banshee on irc.gnome.org.
* Banshee Community Forums: http://banshee-project.org/forums
* Discuss Banshee on the mailing list or in #banshee on irc.gnome.org.
* Lots of information on the Banshee Wiki: http://banshee-project.org
* Need to debug Banshee? http://banshee-project.org/Debugging
......@@ -163,26 +217,28 @@ Contributors for this release
Community makes Open Source work!
Aaron Bockover, Alp Toker, Brian Nickel, Gabriel Burt, Scott Peterson
Aaron Bockover, Bill Dawson, Bojan Rajkovic, Brian Nickel, Dan Wilson,
Daniel Munckton, Eric Butler, Gabriel Burt, Igor Guerrero Fonseca,
Ilya Konstantinov, James Willcox, Jan Arne Petersen, Jason Conti,
Lauri Kotilainen, Michael Monreal, Pepijn van de Geer, Ruben Vermeersch,
Scott Peterson, Sebastian Dröge, Trey Ethridge
Contributors for past releases [1]
----------------------------------
Aaron Bockover, Alexandros Frantzis, Alp Toker, Bertrand Lorentz,
Bob Copeland, Brian Nickel, Chris Turchin, Christopher James Halse Rogers,
Gabriel Burt, Jakub Steiner, James Willcox, Juri Pakaste, Michael Monreal,
Mike Urbanski, Nathan Palmer, Patrick van Staveren, Ruben Vermeersch,
Sebastian Dröge, Scott Peterson, Tim Yamin, Trey Ethridge
Aaron Bockover, Alexandros Frantzis, Alp Toker, Bertrand Lorentz, Bill
Dawson, Bob Copeland, Bojan Rajkovic, Brian Nickel, Chris Turchin,
Christopher James Halse Rogers, Dan Wilson, Daniel Munkton, Eric Butler,
Gabriel Burt, Igor Guerrero Fonseca, Ilya Konstantinov, Jakub Steiner, James
Willcox, Jan Arne Petersen, Jason Conti, Juri Pakaste, Lauri Kotilainen,
Michael Monreal, Mike Urbanski, Nathan Palmer, Patrick van Staveren,
Pepijn van de Geer, Ruben Vermeersch, Sebastian Dröge, Scott Peterson,
Tim Yamin, Trey Ethridge
[1] This list is actually only accurate since 0.11.3. I need to grep the
ChangeLog to build a complete list. If your name is missing here, feel
free to let us know, or just wait for it to appear in a later release.
Something to share with friends and family
------------------------------------------
We hit the 2000th commit in Banshee Subversion between 0.11.4 and 0.11.5!
Thanks!
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......@@ -26,7 +26,6 @@ BANSHEE_CHECK_GSTREAMER
SHAMROCK_CHECK_GSTREAMER_0_10_PLUGINS([
decodebin
playbin
cdparanoia
gnomevfssink
gnomevfssrc
audioconvert
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