Commit 2557fd84 authored by Andrés G. Aragoneses's avatar Andrés G. Aragoneses

release: Finish NEWS to update bugs and features for 2.6.0

Basically joining the ones from 2.5.0, 2.5.1 and the latest changes
in master.
parent 285d2ce0
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translators and dozens of bug reporters and testers. It is a stable release,
the successor to Banshee 2.4.
Notable Bugs Fixed (ZZZ fixed since 2.4.0):
New Features:
* Lots of improvement on OS X:
* Hardware support for USB mass storage devices.
* Handle opening files directly in Finder.
* Use native file chooser dialogs for importing files.
* Improve keyboard shortcuts.
* Fix various volume issues and inconsistencies.
* Switch to gtk-mac-integration and move to cocoa API.
* Add debug and logging facility to OS X launcher.
* LastFM: Add device scrobbling support
Enable Last.fm scrobbling of recent plays from a connected device.
Currently only available on devices supported by the AppleDevice
extension.
* File management options are now specific to each source
The "Copy files when importing" and "Update file and folder names"
settings can now be set independently for Music and Videos.
Enhancements:
* LargeTrackInfoDisplay: Display track rating in "Now Playing" view
* MassStorage: Support the Samsung Galaxy Nexus Android phone
* Re-enable the AAC audio profile
* ThickClient: Append 'Banshee' to window title
* MassStorage: Support reading playlists from multiple folders
* Last.fm: Switch to 2.0 API for scrobbling and improve error handling
* LastFM: Remove invalid tracks from the queue after a scrobbling error
* Mpris: Add CanSetFullscreen and Fullscreen properties
* Replace custom volume widget with gtk's VolumeButton
* Improved threading in some areas around GUI manipulation
Notable Bugs Fixed (69 fixed since 2.4.0):
* Migo.Syndication: Handle feeds with malformed enclosure URLs
* bgo#577396: AppleDeviceTrackInfo: Fix reading and writing rating values
* bgo#587756: MassStorage: Save playlists relative to BaseDirectory
* bgo#615219: Don't increment skip counter when restarting current track
* bgo#626659: ServiceManager: check properly if a service is required
* bgo#634063: FileSystemQueueSource: Reload when tracks are imported
* bgo#634758: PlaylistSource: Make sure the right tracks are removed
* bgo#657769: PrimarySource: Make sure AddTrackJob is marked as finished
* bgo#662909: PlaylistParser: Retry HTTP request after timeout
* bgo#666696: DapSource: Flush pending changes when quitting
* bgo#671948: DapSource: Put the playlists below the default sources
* bgo#672744: UPnPServerSource: Fix crash when getting the root object
* bgo#673037: libossifer: Fix certificate validation with libsoup 2.38
* bgo#673416: DbIteratorJob: Abort job after several consecutive failures
* bgo#676144: PlayQueueSource: Fix high memory usage when shuffling
* bgo#677288: PrimarySource: Fix pruning of artists from the database
* bgo#642830: AppleDevice: Fix device loading if invalid tracks are present
* bgo#680679: PlayerEngine: Fix reporting of playback errors
* AmazonMp3.Store: Fix URL redirection for sign out action
* bgo#623974: BasicTrackDetailsPage: Blank year spin button when 0
* bgo#624976: Gui.Canvas.Rect: log invalid values for Width/Height
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* bgo#682510: Mpris: Only raise PropertiesChanged signal if value changed
* bgo#683359: SourceView: log errors in SetCellDataFunc to avoid crashing
* bgo#661112: Gui.Canvas.Size: log invalid values for Width/Height
* bgo#682996: Dap.MassStorage: PlaylistPaths to return empty array
* bgo#683498: a11y: Fix a NullReferenceException in ListViewAccessible
* bgo#679260: AppleDevice: Postpone invalid tracks drop to the sync cycle
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