Commit d7bce5cd authored by Matthias Clasen's avatar Matthias Clasen

Updates

parent 10ab8db9
2004-12-13 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* NEWS: Updates
2004-12-12 Tor Lillqvist <tml@iki.fi>
* glib/glib.symbols
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2004-12-13 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* NEWS: Updates
2004-12-12 Tor Lillqvist <tml@iki.fi>
* glib/glib.symbols
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2004-12-13 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* NEWS: Updates
2004-12-12 Tor Lillqvist <tml@iki.fi>
* glib/glib.symbols
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2004-12-13 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* NEWS: Updates
2004-12-12 Tor Lillqvist <tml@iki.fi>
* glib/glib.symbols
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2004-12-13 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com>
* NEWS: Updates
2004-12-12 Tor Lillqvist <tml@iki.fi>
* glib/glib.symbols
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Overview of Changes from GLib 2.4.x to GLib 2.6.0
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* Major new APIs
- GOption, a commandline option parser
- GKeyFile, a parser/editor for the .ini like files
- Functions to support the XDG basedir specification
- Wrappers for common POSIX pathname functions to handle filename
encodings consistently
* Miscellaneous new functions
- g_filename_display_name() converts filenames in displayable UTF-8 strings
- g_uri_list_extract_uris() splits uri lists
- g_date_get_iso8601_week_of_year() gets ISO 8601 week numbers
- g_log_set_default_handler() installs an alternate default log handler
- g_get_language_names() obtains a list of applicable locale names
- g_strv_length() calculates the length of NULL-terminated string arrays
- g_win32_get_windows_version() determines the Windows version
- G_GNUC_INTERNAL marks functions as non-exported
- glib_check_version() checks the GLib version at runtime
- g_debug() completes the family of logging functions
* Performance improvements
- Optimize g_utf8_validate()
- Optimize g_markup_parse_context_parse()
- Reduce signal connection complexity from O(n) to O(1)
- Get rid of many PLT entries for internally used exported symbols
- Reduce code size by removing literal strings from g_return_if_fail()
* Other changes
- Use higher precision for mathematical constants
- Don't convert to/from UTF-8 in g_filename_to_uri/g_filename_from_uri
- Support ll as printf format modifier for long long on all platforms
- Clean up the ABI and enforce the list of exported symbols
- Add a .pc file for using gmodule in libraries
- Require ngettext
Overview of Changes from GLib 2.5.7 to GLib 2.6.0
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* GOption: Don't list help options if group-specific
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