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gedit 0.7.1 (April 28, 2000)

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    Feedback Wanted

	* If you are a user of a pre-0.7.0 version, we'd like to hear
          from you about how we are doing.  Visit
          http://gedit.sourceforge.net/contact.html to find out how to
          reach us on IRC or by e-mail, we'd like to know if you are
          still experiencing crashes, poor memory usage, or still are
          wishing for a few features.

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    New Features

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	* New user documentation.  Thanks to Dan White
	  <whitehse@odo.alterworld.net> for providing us with a nice
	  user manual.

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	* Catalan translation.
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	* Ability to print a range of pages (see the Printing dialog).

    Improvements
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	* Re-wrote the recent history functionality to fix all the
	  problems assocated with using gnome-history.
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	* Printing word wrap improvements.

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	* Fixed a bug with the e-mail plugin and sending Untitled
          documents.

	* Major memory leaks fixed.
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    Updates

	* Updated Polish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Galician, Dutch,
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          Lithuanian, Russian, and Turkish translations.
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gedit 0.7.0 (April 18, 2000)

    New Maintainers

	* Chema Celorio <chema@celorio.com> and Jason Leach
	  <leach@wam.umd.edu> are the new maintainers of gedit.  We're
	  trying our best to get a great stable text editor onto every
	  GNOME desktop, especially with the aggressive roadmap
	  leading to GNOME 2.0.

    Changes

	* Many crashes and bugs fixed.

	* The new plugin API is implemented, some of the plugins have
	  been converted over to the new system.

	* File I/O operations have been re-written.

	* Massive cleanup on the source code.

	* Printing now uses gnome-print.

	* The menus have been simplified.

	* ALT-F not pulling up the File menu bug fixed.

	* Some dialogs were re-designed using glade, including a
	  completely new Preferences.

	* i18n improvements and upates.

    Disabled features (for stability reasons)

	* Most of the plugins have been disabled or are not yet
	  converted over to the new system.

	* The status bar does not display "Column: x" for now since
	  the column reporting code is very inacturate.


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ANNOUNCE 0.6.1  (1999-11-26)
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gEdit 0.6.1 is now Available

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This is the latest release from the 0.6 series, and it's getting more
and more stable. Hurrah.
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Changes
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	* Major preferences bugs fixed

	* Read Only file bugs squashed

	* Memory leaks squashed
	
	* RPM problems resolved

Downloads are available from http://gedit.pn.org

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I hope you enjoy using this software, comments, suggestions and bug
fixes are appreciated. Information on the mailing list is available at
the above URL.
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Thank you
	- Alex Roberts <bse@gedit.pn.org>

	
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ANNOUNCE 0.6.0 (Demanufacture)  (1999-11-17)
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gEdit 0.6.0 "Demanufacture" Is now Available.
And so begins the long awaited 0.6.x stable series.

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0.5.5 had some major bugs, that have now been fixed and we're working
on making this series as stable as possible (as well as beginnign work
on the 0.9 series, otherwise known as "The Road To 1.0.0"). 0.6 will
continue on as the main stable platform of gEdit, until the 0.9 series
has been completed and 1.0.0 is launched.
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Changes
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	* Minor overhaul of the buffer system, made it more reliable and
	  stable.
	
	* Small code overhaul, removing now obsolete and un-used code.
	
	* Updated plugins (Wordcount now sports a nice GTK+ based interface).
	
	* Stability improving bug fixes for your pleasure


Downloads are available at http://gedit.pn.org

I hope you enjoy using thsi software, comments, suggestions and bug fixes are 
appreciated. Informtaion on the mailing list is available at the above URL.

Thank you
	- Alex Roberts <bse@gedit.pn.org>


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ANNOUNCE 0.5.5 (Undead)  (1999-10-20)
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gEdit 0.5.5 "Undead" is now Available. Codenamed Undead because, well, i wanted
to codename it.. and the fact that i thnk it really IS undead ;)

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It has been a very long time since 0.5.4, and I'm sure everyone is
annoyed with it. I'm sorry this release has taken so long to arrive;
but what a release it is We are now FULLY compatible with Gnome.
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New features and improvements include:

	* Unlimited Undo/Redo

	* Brand new multiple view interface, which actually works

	* Brand new search feature that globally searches all open documents	

	* Various speed improvements
	
	* Many, many, many bug fixes
	
	* And various other improvements to the interface.	

Thankyou for waiting for this release.. i am sure there are still bugs there,
0.5.4 hasnt been the same since October Gnome.. so here you are.. a working
gEdit =)

Downloads available from http://gedit.pn.org

Many, many thanks
	- Alex Roberts <bse@gedit.pn.org>
				

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ANNOUNCE 0.5.4 (1999-06-02)
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gEdit 0.5.4 is Now available.

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Since the release of Gnome-Libs 1.0.11 things got broken (well,
actually the Settings menu updater, which is currently not updating
the toggle items because of mysterious problems caused by 1.0.11 (it
was fine with 1.0.10)). Those things are still minorly broken, but
gEdit doenst segfault on startup =)
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New Things Since 0.5.3:
	* As of this release we also gain the support of Multibyte
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	  fonts (ie Big5/Japanese/etc) (Thanks to Akira Higuchi for
	  that).
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	* gEdit now makes sure there is always at least one document available.
	
	* gEdit now uses GnomeDock items for the bottom row items (eg, statusbar,
	  Column indicator, etc).
	
	* Various major (and not so major) bug fixes.

You can get this latest version from http://gedit.pn.org

Many thanks,
	- Alex Roberts <bse@dial.pipex.com>



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ANNOUNCE - 0.5.3 (1999-05-24)
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Hi, I am announcing here the release of gEdit 0.5.3 - A small but powerful text
editor for Gnome. To run this version of gEdit you require at least Gtk+ 1.2.3
and Gnome 1.0.9. We now have full integration with the Gnome environment. This
release is a lot more stable than 0.5.2, many of the wierd and wonderful bugs
that cropped up have now been dealt with and I am happy to say this release is
as stable as 0.5.1. Yes, there still are bugs, but nothing to affect day-to-day 
usage. This release also brings in new features.

	* File Revert, so you can bring back the stored copy of a file, quickly
	  and easily.
	
	* Customisable Window Size settings, so now you can decide how big or
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	  small the window is when you start gEdit (This has been a
	  very much asked for feature).
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	* Customisable scrollbars, finally implemented this long time requested
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	  feature - Scrollbar is invisible until text overflows the
	  widget, is the default now (instead of having it visible all
	  the time).
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	* New plugins! 
	  These include: 
	   * "Insert Time" - To insert the current date and time
	     into the current document.
	   * "Man Viewer" - This lets you look up man pages within gEdit.
	   * "Wordcount" - This counts the number of characters, words and
	     paragraphs in the current document.
	
	* Numerous important bug fixes, increasing stability since 0.5.2.
	  Thanks to users for finding many of the little, more sneeky, bugs.
	  (The ChangeLog file documents these many fixes).

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Source tarballs are available for download from http://gedit.pn.org;
RPMs will be available (As soon as some are built).
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Any comments, bugs, etc. can be directed to me <bse@gedit.pn.org> or
(This is preferred) the mailing list, information is available at the
web site.
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Thanks,
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Alex Roberts  <bse@gedit.pn.org>

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ANNOUNCE - 0.5.2 (1999-05-09)
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Hi, this is to announce the long awaited gEdit 0.5.2 - A small but powerful text
editor for Gnome. To run this version of gEdit you require at least Gtk+ 1.2.2
and Gnome 1.0.8. We now have full integration with the Gnome environment. I do
warn you that this release can be a bit tempromental, so we've decided to mark
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this a DEVELOPMENT release - If you need total stability stick with 0.5.1.
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Since the last release (0.5.1) we have the following:

	* Complete re-write of the Document interface, now using GnomeMDI.
	
	* Complete re-write of the Search interface (Thanks to LotR (Martijn 
	  van Beers)).
	
	* A Help file has finally been produced, thanks to Andy Glover.
	
	* And a nice set of minor bug fixes to top it all off with.

If you find any bugs in this release (Which I am sure there are) please contact
either me or the mailing list (information on the homepage).

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Tarballs and more information available at http://gedit.pn.org

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Alex Roberts  <bse@gedit.pn.org>