Commit b7a5a96f authored by Gabriel Burt's avatar Gabriel Burt

Update NEWS and contributors.xml for 1.5.1

parent 6c40fe36
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WELCOME TO BANSHEE 1.5.0 - Released June 1, 2009 - "The Keyboard Cat Release"
WELCOME TO BANSHEE 1.5.1 - Released September 1?, 2009
===============================================================================
* Banshee is a multimedia management and playback application for GNOME.
"Import, organize, and discover new music with Banshee through its simple
and powerful interface and wide array of innovative features. Create
and powerful interface and wide array of innovative features. Create
your own radio stations or listen to a friends' through Last.fm integration;
experience automatic cover art fetching as you listen; and easily browse,
search, and control your media collection."
* Learn More: http://banshee-project.org/download/archives/1.5.0/
* Learn More: http://banshee-project.org/download/archives/1.5.1/
===============================================================================
NEW AWESOME FEATURES AND ENHANCEMENTS
===============================================================================
Banshee 1.5.0 is an unstable, beta release. It brings many big changes,
Banshee 1.5.1 is an unstable, beta release. It brings many big changes,
new features, and fixes, and is the first release in what will become 1.6.
New Features:
* Powerful unicode-aware case-insensitive search; i.e. n matches Ñ and vice-versa
* Locale-specific, case-insensitive, unicode-aware sorting
* Artist/album/track sort fields support; i.e. can set artist sort to "Beatles, The"
* Separate library locations for Music, Video, and Podcast
* Creative Commons-aware license column/field
* Score column/field, automatically updated when played/skipped
* Beats per minute (BPM) support: column/field, preference to autodetect library-wide
* Rhythmbox library/metadata importer
* Shuffle by album and artist (BGO #348582)
* Shuffle by weighted rating and score mode
* Add tooltips for ellipsized ListView text
* Keep the playing song visible in the track list
* Add support for WebOS devices (BGO #585112)
* Add support for the Samsung Galaxy Android Phone
Enhancements:
* Support importing/exporting XSPF playlists
* Support loading ASF playlists (BGO #545646)
* Whitelist .spx, 669, it, med, mod, mol, mtm, nst, s3m, stm, ult, wow, xm, and xnm (BGO #580014)
* Source-specific preferences, accessible via Preferences dialog and via sources' context menu
* Much improved child source sorting - live, persistent, with group-by-type option
* Priorty and resource-ware job scheduler; i.e. pauses BPM detection while importing (BGO #577772)
* Podcast espisode details tabs in track information/editor
* Can rename podcasts
* Can unsubscribe/download/refresh multiple podcasts at a time
* New 'Creative Commons' default Last.fm station
* New Refresh button for Last.fm stations
* More accurate seeking with click/DnD, can use mouse scrollwheel
* Make it easier to edit and reset ratings
* Compatibile with new actionless notification systems
* Only scale cover art for notification-daemon system
* Add mnemonics to track editor fields and import dialog
* Show device sync summary; how items sync would add/remove
* Make previous button go back if less than 4 seconds into a song
* When user picks new sort column, default to sort ascending
* Drop the " Library" suffix on the Music and Video sources
* Add thin highlight to ListView selection for 3D effect
* Keyboard shortcut (ESC) to clear the search box (BGO #558938)
* Expose LAME's "preset" option (BGO #563303)
* Added a --gconf-base-key for running sandboxed (bgo#585546)
* Trim URL pasted from clipboard to podcast dialog (BGO#585679)
* Allow selection of multiple folders on import (BGO#586946)
* Support playlists on Android G1 devices (BGO #583335)
* Better support for devices running Rockbox
* Set video sync folder for Android and WebOS devices
* Made the error message label selectable (bgo#589741)
* Save and load the Gtk.AccelMap (BGO #579013)
* Added taglib/oga mimetype to the vorbis audio profile (bgo#586999)
* Auto-completion for composer, conductor, grouping and copyright (bgo#592129)
* Added the 'comment' search filter (bgo#380524)
* Selectable song properties (bgo#586106)
* Show a tooltip in track editor when the property is truncated (bgo#589782)
Notable bug fixes:
* Fix problems with subscribing and downloading some podcasts (BGO #538397, BGO #536047, BGO #567293)
* Unescape URLs received from Last.fm so can open in browser (BGO #563076)
* Don't show Skip button in now-playing notification for radio tracks (BGO #572971)
* Fixed notification area popup position on multi-monitor systems (BGO #537696)
* Support and default to using %album_artist% in folder organization preference (BGO #570298)
* Revamped illegal filename characters code to not be overly strict (BGO #458224)
* Trim periods and spaces appropriately for NTFS compatibility (BGO #572999)
* Make the source list accessible
* Visibly disable repeat/shuffle when in Play Queue (BGO #577681)
* Update UI when changing repeat/shuffle via dbus (BGO #575383)
* Better feedback while waiting for network streams to connect
* Fix bugs with device playlist sync (BGO #560970)
* Fix bugs with MTP device track transfer (BGO #571023, BGO #567093)
* Fix bug with device sync where it would repeatedly remove/add the same tracks
* Fix mass storage device support to respect folder_depth (like it used to) (BGO #537367)
* Fix bug with transferring ratings to iPods (BGO #577396)
* Focus the track list on jump-to-playing item (BGO #558940)
* Fix several relatively minor ListView rendering and interaction issues
* Right-align the header text of right-aligned columns (BGO #560918)
* Fix size/position restoration on startup/notification-area toggle
* Fix the track editor forward/back buttons to focus/select the current field
* Disable track editor field-sync for Track Artist when is compilation checked
* Fix bug with reading bitrate on VBR tracks (BGO #562582)
* Fix bug with getting the release year from MusicBrainz (BGO #578073)
* Improve the rating rendering, including fixing it for dark themes (BGO #576459)
* 165 bugs were FIXED since 1.4.4
* Fix blank MimeTypes for tracks ripped before 1.4 (BGO #536590)
* Fix a Bit Rate column sizing glitch (BGO #584587)
* Fix browser positioning when Banshee is maximised (bgo#575834)
* Fix compilation metadata reading and writing (bgo#563283)
* Work with new notification-daemon (BGO #565876)
* Avoid needlessly syncing iPods twice
* Deterministically sort sources to avoid fluttering
* Look for Rhythmbox db at both new and old paths
* Fix bug with scrobbling after skipping a track (BGO #584614)
* Fix crash in equalizer (BGO #548912)
* Fix an exception on startup when DBus is disabled (bgo#573050)
* Fix off-by-one-day date querying bug (BGO #546844)
* Fix a UI/spacing glitch in the Smart Playlist Editor (bgo#571288)
* Don't hide the track info popup while it has focus (bgo#544592)
* Prevent endless "Searching for CD metadata..." (bgo#527788)
* Fix Last.fm now-playing for non-decimal track lengths (BGO#586460)
* Dispose the SqliteCommand after it's executed (bgo#586498)
* Fix notification area popup positioning on multi-monitor systems (bgo#586589)
* Fix the playing indicator when song in list more than once (bgo#585798)
* Fix crash when opening the profile conf dialog (BGO#587308)
* Fix crash stopping jobs on shutdown (BGO #587373)
* Fix notification area popup flashing (bgo#587703)
* Trim filename dots and spaces to be NTFS compliant (BGO #588350)
* Stop playing from audio CD when it's ejected (bgo#475094)
* Don't update DateUpdated stamp when transient fields change (bgo#585896)
* Fix DAP content page title not changing when device renamed (bgo#589290)
* Set the Podcast flag on import based on genre (BGO #589831)
* Fix hang when slider dragged to track change (BGO#539395).
* Prevent slider jumping around after seeking in stream (BGO#591016)
* Fix Last.fm logos on dark themes (bgo#588094)
* --query-X option sometimes returned an error (bgo#591291)
* Build and runtime fixes for FreeBSD
* Fix editor always prompting to save podcasts (BGO #584880)
* Fix rounding when updating the track score
* Fix initial track score calculation (bgo#594568)
* N bugs were fixed since 1.5.0
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......@@ -90,9 +98,9 @@ SOURCES / PACKAGES
Sources
-------
* Banshee 1.5.0 Tarballs:
http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.0/banshee-1-1.5.0.tar.bz2
http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.0/banshee-1-1.5.0.tar.gz
* Banshee 1.5.1 Tarballs:
http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.1/banshee-1-1.5.1.tar.bz2
http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.1/banshee-1-1.5.1.tar.gz
Packages
--------
......@@ -101,20 +109,20 @@ Packages
* http://banshee-project.org/download/
Packages for openSUSE 11.0, openSUSE 10.3, and openSUSE Factory are
Packages for openSUSE 11.0, openSUSE 10.3, and openSUSE Factory are
available from the openSUSE Build Service in the Banshee project.
* http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/Banshee/
Binaries for Mac OS X 10.4 and 10.5:
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.0/banshee-1-1.5.0.macosx.intel.dmg
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.1/banshee-1-1.5.1.macosx.intel.dmg
ChangeLogs & Checksums
----------------------
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.0/banshee-1-1.5.0.changes
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.0/banshee-1-1.5.0.sha1sum
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.1/banshee-1-1.5.1.changes
* http://download.banshee-project.org/banshee/unstable/1.5.1/banshee-1-1.5.1.sha1sum
===============================================================================
......@@ -132,7 +140,7 @@ DEPENDENCIES
* TagLib# (taglib-sharp) 2.0.3.1 (2.0.3.2 recommended)
* Required to build default feature stack:
* libmtp >= 0.2.0
* libmtp >= 0.2.0
* Note to packagers: since libmtp has different .so files for
different versions, you need to require in your package the same
version of libmtp you used to build Banshee.
......@@ -147,17 +155,17 @@ DEPENDENCIES
* gst-plugins-bad (providing the bpmdetect GStreamer plugin)
Packagers:
* --with-vendor-build-id=<foo> should always be set and detail the distro
* --with-vendor-build-id=<foo> should always be set and detail the distro
name and version (e.g. openSUSE 11.1), and the repository origin, such
as 'Banshee Team PPA'; for example, the %distribution macro is used in
the openSUSE Build Service, which expands to something like this:
'home:gabrielburt:branches:Banshee / openSUSE_Factory'; also the
build/configure time is stored along with the host OS and CPU
Please note that for openSUSE, all of the dependencies above can be
found in the openSUSE Build Service, and are linked into the
Please note that for openSUSE, all of the dependencies above can be
found in the openSUSE Build Service, and are linked into the
Banshee project. Even if you build from source, if you wish
to avoid building the entire dependency chain above, add the
to avoid building the entire dependency chain above, add the
Banshee repository to your repository list.
Historically, Banshee has fostered development of a number of projects
......@@ -176,7 +184,7 @@ REPORT BUGS - HELP THE PROJECT - GROW THE COMMUNITY
hesitate to file bugs!
* http://banshee-project.org/contribute/file-bugs
* http://bugzilla.gnome.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=banshee&version=1.5.0
* http://bugzilla.gnome.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=banshee&version=1.5.1
===============================================================================
......@@ -189,45 +197,45 @@ Contributors For This Release
The following people directly contributed to the release of this version
of Banshee. Without their help, there would be no release!
Aaron Bockover, Alexander Kojevnikov, Alex Launi, Andreas Neustifter,
Andrés G. Aragoneses, Bertrand Lorentz, Brian Lucas, Chris Howie,
Chris Jones, Christian Krause, Christoph Burgdorf, Cody Russell,
Daniel Siegel, David Spreen, Diego E. Pettenò, Eoin Hennessy,
Félix Velasco, Gabriel Burt, John Millikin, Matt Enright, Mike Urbanski,
Moritz Schallaböck, Neil Loknath, Nicolò Chieffo, Paul Lange,
Przemysław Grzegorczyk, Roderich Schupp, Valentin Sawadski,
William Pettersson, Wouter Bolsterlee
Aaron Bockover, Alex Bennee, Alex Launi, Alexander Kojevnikov,
Andrea Cimitan, Benjamín Valero Espinosa, Bertrand Lorentz,
Chow Loong Jin, Christopher James Halse Rogers, David Stone,
Elena Grassi, Florent Thoumie, Gabriel Burt, Jack Deslippe, Jeff Wheeler,
Jensen Somers, Johannes Kuhn, Michael Martin-Smucker, Neil Loknath,
Nils Naumann, Olivier Duff, Paul Lange, Pratik Patel, Romain Tartière,
Sandy Armstrong, Tobias Mueller, Travis Glenn Hansen
The following people contributed updated translations to this release.
The following people contributed updated translations to this release.
Without them, our project's reach would be much more limited.
António Lima, Benjamin Valero, Daniel Nylander, Daniel S. Koda,
Gabor Kelemen, Hendrik Richter, Inaki Larranaga Murgoitio, Jen Ockwell,
Jiri Eischmann, Jordi Mas, Mario Blättermann, Maxim V. Dziumanenko,
Philip Withnall, Sweta Kothari, Ville-Pekka Vainio, Wadim Dziedzic,
Wouter Bolsterlee
A S Alam, António Lima, Aron Xu, Benjamín Valero Espinosa,
Daniel Nylander, Denis ARNAUD, Fran Dieguez, Gabor Kelemen,
Gianvito Cavasoli, Gintautas Miliauskas, Inaki Larranaga Murgoitio,
Jordi Mas, Miloš Popović, Piotr Drąg, Tomasz Dominikowski,
Wolfgang Stöggl, Yaron Shahrabani, Žygimantas Beručka
Contributors In Past Releases
-----------------------------
Aaron Bockover, Gabriel Burt, Bertrand Lorentz, John Millikin,
Scott Peterson, Alan McGovern, Alex Kloss, Alex Launi, Alexander Hixon,
Alexandros Frantzis, Alp Toker, Andrés G. Aragoneses, Andrew Conkling,
Andy Midgette, Arthur Carli, Aydemir Ulaş Şahin, Ben Maurer,
Benjamín Valero Espinosa, Bill Dawson, Bob Copeland, Bojan Rajkovic,
Brad Taylor, Brandon Perry, Brian Nickel, Brian Teague, Chris Howie,
Chris Jones, Chris Lahey, Chris Toshok, Chris Turchin, Christian Krause,
Christoph Burgdorf, Christopher Halse Rogers, Cosmin Banu, Dan Wilson,
Dan Winship, Daniel Munkton, David Spreen, Eoin Hennessy, Eric Butler,
Erik Schmidt, Fabian Jost, Fredrik Hedberg, Félix Velasco,
Fredrik Hedberg, Hans Petter Jansson, Iain Lane, Igor Guerrero Fonseca,
Ilya Konstantinov, Ivan N. Zlatev, James Willcox, Jan Arne Petersen,
Jason Conti, Jeff Tickle, Jo Shields, Jorge Castro, Juri Pakaste,
Ken Vandine, Larry Ewing, Lauri Kotilainen, Michael Kaiser,
Michael Monreal, Miguel de Icaza, Mike Urbanski, Nathan Palmer,
Nicholas Doyle, Nicholas Parker, Oscar Forero, Pacho Ramos,
Patrick van Staveren, Paul Lange, Pepijn van de Geer, Peter de Kraker,
Ruben Vermeersch, Sandy Armstrong, Sebastian Dröge, Tim Yamin,
Todd Berman, Trey Ethridge, Will Farrington, William Pettersson,
Wouter Bolsterlee
Aaron Bockover, Gabriel Burt, Alexander Kojevnikov, Bertrand Lorentz,
John Millikin, Scott Peterson, Alan McGovern, Alex Kloss, Alex Launi,
Alexander Hixon, Alexandros Frantzis, Alp Toker, Andreas Neustifter,
Andrés G. Aragoneses, Andrew Conkling, Andy Midgette, Arthur Carli,
Aydemir Ulaş Şahin, Ben Maurer, Benjamín Valero Espinosa, Bill Dawson,
Bob Copeland, Bojan Rajkovic, Brad Taylor, Brandon Perry, Brian Lucas,
Brian Nickel, Brian Teague, Chris Howie, Chris Jones, Chris Lahey,
Chris Toshok, Chris Turchin, Christian Krause, Christoph Burgdorf,
Christopher Halse Rogers, Cody Russell, Cosmin Banu, Dan Wilson,
Dan Winship, Daniel Munkton, Daniel Siegel, David Spreen,
Diego E. Pettenò, Eoin Hennessy, Eric Butler, Erik Schmidt, Fabian Jost,
Fredrik Hedberg, Félix Velasco, Hans Petter Jansson, Iain Lane,
Igor Guerrero Fonseca, Ilya Konstantinov, Ivan N. Zlatev, James Willcox,
Jan Arne Petersen, Jason Conti, Jeff Tickle, Jo Shields, Jorge Castro,
Juri Pakaste, Ken Vandine, Larry Ewing, Lauri Kotilainen, Matt Enright,
Michael Kaiser, Michael Monreal, Miguel de Icaza, Mike Urbanski,
Moritz Schallaböck, Nathan Palmer, Neil Loknath, Nicholas Doyle,
Nicholas Parker, Nicolò Chieffo, Oscar Forero, Pacho Ramos,
Patrick van Staveren, Paul Lange, Pepijn van de Geer, Peter de Kraker,
Przemysław Grzegorczyk, Roderich Schupp, Ruben Vermeersch,
Sandy Armstrong, Sebastian Dröge, Tim Yamin, Todd Berman, Trey Ethridge,
Valentin Sawadski, Will Farrington, William Pettersson, Wouter Bolsterlee
......@@ -6,19 +6,22 @@
<author role="Developer">John Millikin</author>
<author role="Developer">Scott Peterson</author>
<contributor>Alan McGovern</contributor>
<contributor>Alex Bennee</contributor>
<contributor>Alex Kloss</contributor>
<contributor>Alex Launi</contributor>
<contributor>Alexander Hixon</contributor>
<contributor>Alexandros Frantzis</contributor>
<contributor>Alp Toker</contributor>
<contributor>Andrea Cimitan</contributor>
<contributor>Andreas Neustifter</contributor>
<contributor>Andrés G. Aragoneses</contributor>
<contributor>Andrew Conkling</contributor>
<contributor>Andrés G. Aragoneses</contributor>
<contributor>Andy Midgette</contributor>
<contributor>Arthur Carli</contributor>
<contributor>Aydemir Ulaş Şahin</contributor>
<contributor>Ben Maurer</contributor>
<contributor>Benjamín Valero Espinosa</contributor>
<contributor>Bertrand Lorentz</contributor>
<contributor>Bill Dawson</contributor>
<contributor>Bob Copeland</contributor>
<contributor>Bojan Rajkovic</contributor>
......@@ -27,6 +30,7 @@
<contributor>Brian Lucas</contributor>
<contributor>Brian Nickel</contributor>
<contributor>Brian Teague</contributor>
<contributor>Chow Loong Jin</contributor>
<contributor>Chris Howie</contributor>
<contributor>Chris Jones</contributor>
<contributor>Chris Lahey</contributor>
......@@ -34,7 +38,7 @@
<contributor>Chris Turchin</contributor>
<contributor>Christian Krause</contributor>
<contributor>Christoph Burgdorf</contributor>
<contributor>Christopher Halse Rogers</contributor>
<contributor>Christopher James Halse Rogers</contributor>
<contributor>Cody Russell</contributor>
<contributor>Cosmin Banu</contributor>
<contributor>Dan Wilson</contributor>
......@@ -42,24 +46,30 @@
<contributor>Daniel Munkton</contributor>
<contributor>Daniel Siegel</contributor>
<contributor>David Spreen</contributor>
<contributor>David Stone</contributor>
<contributor>Diego E. Pettenò</contributor>
<contributor>Elena Grassi</contributor>
<contributor>Eoin Hennessy</contributor>
<contributor>Eric Butler</contributor>
<contributor>Erik Schmidt</contributor>
<contributor>Fabian Jost</contributor>
<contributor>Florent Thoumie</contributor>
<contributor>Fredrik Hedberg</contributor>
<contributor>Félix Velasco</contributor>
<contributor>Fredrik Hedberg</contributor>
<contributor>Hans Petter Jansson</contributor>
<contributor>Iain Lane</contributor>
<contributor>Igor Guerrero Fonseca</contributor>
<contributor>Ilya Konstantinov</contributor>
<contributor>Ivan N. Zlatev</contributor>
<contributor>Jack Deslippe</contributor>
<contributor>James Willcox</contributor>
<contributor>Jan Arne Petersen</contributor>
<contributor>Jason Conti</contributor>
<contributor>Jeff Tickle</contributor>
<contributor>Jeff Wheeler</contributor>
<contributor>Jensen Somers</contributor>
<contributor>Jo Shields</contributor>
<contributor>Johannes Kuhn</contributor>
<contributor>Jorge Castro</contributor>
<contributor>Juri Pakaste</contributor>
<contributor>Ken Vandine</contributor>
......@@ -67,6 +77,7 @@
<contributor>Lauri Kotilainen</contributor>
<contributor>Matt Enright</contributor>
<contributor>Michael Kaiser</contributor>
<contributor>Michael Martin-Smucker</contributor>
<contributor>Michael Monreal</contributor>
<contributor>Miguel de Icaza</contributor>
<contributor>Mike Urbanski</contributor>
......@@ -76,19 +87,25 @@
<contributor>Nicholas Doyle</contributor>
<contributor>Nicholas Parker</contributor>
<contributor>Nicolò Chieffo</contributor>
<contributor>Nils Naumann</contributor>
<contributor>Olivier Duff</contributor>
<contributor>Oscar Forero</contributor>
<contributor>Pacho Ramos</contributor>
<contributor>Patrick van Staveren</contributor>
<contributor>Paul Lange</contributor>
<contributor>Paul Lange</contributor>
<contributor>Pepijn van de Geer</contributor>
<contributor>Peter de Kraker</contributor>
<contributor>Pratik Patel</contributor>
<contributor>Przemysław Grzegorczyk</contributor>
<contributor>Roderich Schupp</contributor>
<contributor>Romain Tartière</contributor>
<contributor>Ruben Vermeersch</contributor>
<contributor>Sandy Armstrong</contributor>
<contributor>Sebastian Dröge</contributor>
<contributor>Tim Yamin</contributor>
<contributor>Tobias Mueller</contributor>
<contributor>Todd Berman</contributor>
<contributor>Travis Glenn Hansen</contributor>
<contributor>Trey Ethridge</contributor>
<contributor>Valentin Sawadski</contributor>
<contributor>Will Farrington</contributor>
......
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