Commit 02978fff authored by Matthias Clasen's avatar Matthias Clasen

Update NEWS

parent eed36d38
Overview of Changes from GLib 2.27.3 to 2.27.4
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* GIO
- Mounts are treated as hidden if they have a path element
that starts with a dot
- GAppInfo gained API to differentiate between recommended
and fallback mime handlers
- g_cancellable_create_source: creates a GSource that triggers
when the GCancellable is canceled
- GPollableInput/OutputStream: Interfaces for pollable streams
- TLS support has landed, with an extension point that is
implemented in glib-networking
* GLib
- Mainloop sources can now have 'child sources'
- g_get_runtime_dir: New function to return the XDG_RUNTIME_DIR
* Bugs fixed:
530786 GFileMonitor "changed" signal underdocumented
588189 TLS support for GSocket*
630357 g_object_new_valist uses uninitialized memory
630559 typo in public string in gsocks: 'The SOCKSv5 require...
632445 Documentation refers to removed GNOME 2.0 porting guide
634239 Child GSources
634241 Add pollable input/output streams
634504 allow passing a NULL emblem to g_emblemed_icon_new()
634613 unsufficient g_get_user_runtime_dir() documentation
635640 schema should inherit gettext-domain from schemalist
635768 Protect g_file_monitor_set_rate_limit() against negative...
635882 Fix the wrong-category schema test
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Overview of Changes from GLib 2.27.2 to 2.27.3
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......@@ -2299,9 +2299,9 @@ g_get_user_cache_dir (void)
* On UNIX platforms this is determined using the mechanisms described in
* the <ulink url="http://www.freedesktop.org/Standards/basedir-spec">
* XDG Base Directory Specification</ulink>. This is the directory
* specified in the XDG_RUNTIME_DIR environment variable. In the case
* that this variable is not set, glib will issue a warning message to
* stderr and return the value of g_get_user_cache_dir().
* specified in the <envar>XDG_RUNTIME_DIR</envar> environment variable.
* In the case that this variable is not set, GLib will issue a warning
* message to stderr and return the value of g_get_user_cache_dir().
*
* On Windows this is the folder to use for local (as opposed to
* roaming) application data. See documentation for
......@@ -2309,6 +2309,8 @@ g_get_user_cache_dir (void)
* what g_get_user_config_dir() returns.
*
* Returns: a string owned by GLib that must not be modified or freed.
*
* Since: 2.28
**/
const gchar *
g_get_user_runtime_dir (void)
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