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Version 2.29.3
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Released: 2010-02-01

* Translations
 - Added Italian translation (Francesco Groccia)
 - Updated Danish translation (Joe Hansen)
 - Updated French translation (Claude Paroz)
 - Updated German translation (Mario Blättermann)
 - Updated Norwegian bokmål translation (Kjartan Maraas)
 - Updated Portuguese translation (António Lima)
 - Updated Russian translation (Alexandre Prokoudine)
 - Updated Slovenian translation (Andrej Žnidaršič)
 - Updated Swedish translation (Daniel Nylander)

* New Features:
 - Enable the rendering intent and default colorspace UI elements (Richard Hughes)
 - Show whether the ICC profile has a VCGT tag in the UI (Richard Hughes)
 - Filter out non RGB and CMYK color space profiles from the combo-boxes using a heuristic (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a new DBus method GetProfileForWindow which can return a profile for a supplied XID (Richard Hughes)
 - Add some new text and tooltips to the prefs dialog (Richard Hughes)
 - Add per-user OSX ICC profiles at startup (Richard Hughes)
 - Add OSX and Windows ICC profiles if they exist from mounted volumes. Fixes #607390 (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a device profile entry of 'Other profile...' to be able to easily import a profile. Fixes #607389 (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a precision GConf variable to control the time a calibration takes. Fixes #605558 (Richard Hughes)
 - Screenscrape the Argyll output to better support other hardware devices. Fixes #605558 (Richard Hughes)
 - Do not show the 'Fine tuning' expander by default, and have configuration in GConf (Richard Hughes)

* Bugfix:
 - Zero out GErrors after freeing. Fixes crash (Christian Hergert)
 - Add gnome-desktop path as fallback for pci.ids (Frederic Crozat)
 - Do not generate an error if a display profile does not have CLUT data (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-fix-profile to load and then re-save existing profiles using lcms (Richard Hughes)
 - Fix compile when using an ld that defaults to --as-needed (Richard Hughes)
 - Do not allow the colorspace combobox to be zero sized. Fixes #606484 (Richard Hughes)
 - Make gcm-prefs a normal dialog rather than a modal dialog (Richard Hughes)
 - Only scan ICC locations with hfs partition types for OSX and msdos/NTFS types for Windows (Richard Hughes)
 - Make gcm-prefs startup a few hundred ms quicker by not loading the list of screens (Richard Hughes)
 - Cache gnome_rr_screen_new and take 0.7 seconds off the start time (Richard Hughes)
 - Don't resize the window on startup. Fixes #607391 (Richard Hughes)
 - Update the Free Software Foundation address (Richard Hughes)

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Version 2.29.2
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Released: 2010-01-04

* Translations
 - Added German help translation (Christian Kirbach)
 - Added Slovenian translation (Matej Urbančič)
 - Added Spanish translation (Jorge González)
 - Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation (Flamarion Jorge)
 - Updated British English translation (Bruce Cowan)
 - Updated Danish translation (Joe Hansen)
 - Updated French translation (Claude Paroz)
 - Updated German translation (Christian Kirbach)
 - Updated German translation (Mario Blättermann)
 - Updated Russian translation (Alexandre Prokoudine)
 - Updated Slovenian translation (Andrej Žnidaršič)

* New Features:
 - Add two elements in the UI, for RGB and CMYK working spaces (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a TRC curve to the profile display (Richard Hughes)
 - Add LCMS as a hard build-time dependency (Richard Hughes)
 - Add PackageKit integration so we can install shared-color-targets (Richard Hughes)
 - Offer to install ArgyllCMS if it is not installed, and the user wants to calibrate (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a simple GcmImage class that makes embedded color profiles 'just work' (Richard Hughes)
 - Import ICC profiles when dragged and dropped on the prefs capplet (Richard Hughes)
 - Linkify the copyright and manufacturer strings in the profile dialog (Richard Hughes)
 - Add a PolicyKit rule for the system-wide profiles install (Richard Hughes)
 - Load the system-wide default if it has been installed (Richard Hughes)

* Bugfix:
 - Fix the reference file import filter (Pascal de Bruijn)
 - Also evaluate /usr/local/bin when searching for Argyll tools. Fixes #605552 (Pascal de Bruijn)
 - Add an icon for a colorspace conversion profile (Richard Hughes)
 - Fix the help file installation so that yelp recognizes our help file (Richard Hughes)
 - Do not install the demo ICC files, and instead depend on the shared-color-profiles package (Richard Hughes)
 - Fix using profiles with VCGT formulas encoded in them (Richard Hughes)
 - If getting the illuminants failed, try running it through the profile (Richard Hughes)
 - Use strftime rather than our own hand-rolled function (Richard Hughes)
 - Show the TRC curves in the UI, rather than the vcgt curves (Richard Hughes)
 - Make gcm-dump-edid more useful by showing parsed data if available (Richard Hughes)
 - Use as much of the EDID as we can when generating device IDs. Fixes #605013 (Richard Hughes)
 - Add an experimental user-calibrate wizard, which the user can use when there is no calibration hardware available (Richard Hughes)
 - Use the hardware calibration device in the profile name. Fixes #605259 (Richard Hughes)
 - Sanitize the basename in GcmCalibrate when set. Fixes #605348 (Richard Hughes)
 - Use the ORIGINATOR tag in the it8 file to specify a device prefix for the device calibration. Fixes #605259 (Richard Hughes)
 - Move the device matching from a hard-coded list to a set of udev rules (Richard Hughes)
 - Properly detect broken dispcal output. Fixes #605838 (Richard Hughes)

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Version 2.29.1
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Released: 2009-12-07

* Translations
 - Add Russian translation (Alexandre Prokoudine)
 - Add British English translation (Bruce Cowan)
 - Add Indonesian translation (Andika Triwidada)
 - Add French translation (Claude Paroz)
 - Add Swedish translation (Daniel Nylander)
 - Add Brazilian Portuguese translation (Flamarion Jorge)
 - Add Lithuanian translation (Gintautas Miliauskas)
 - Add German translation (Hendrik Brandt)
 - Add Danish translation (Joe Hansen)
 - Add Spanish translation (Jorge González)
 - Add Norwegian bokmål translation (Kjartan Maraas)
 - Add Thai translation (Phondanai Khanti)
 - Add Polish translation (Piotr Drąg)
 - Add Estonian translation (Priit Laes, Mattias Põldaru)
 - Add Tamil translation (vasudeven)
 - Add Russian user guide translation (Alexandre Prokoudine)
 - Add Indonesian user guide translation (Andika Triwidada)

* New Features:
 - Add gcm-import, a helper to allow double clicking on ICC profiles to import
   them (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-prefs, a utility to assign profiles to devices, examine profiles, and
   set session-wide defaults (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-session, a dbus-activated session daemon for applications to get the
   profiles for a device, or device class and to get session-wide defaults.
   It exits when no longer used to save resources. (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-self-test, a self test framework that tests GCM functionality (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-apply, a simple utility to just set (or reset) display profiles (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-inspect, a debugging utility to inspect the profiles set in the
   session (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-dump-edid, a utility to dump the EDID to disk for debugging (Richard Hughes)
 - Add gcm-dump-profile, a utility to dump the ICC profile to the screen (Richard Hughes)
 - Add some simple man pages and help document (Richard Hughes)
 - Add ArgyllCMS support to generate device profiles (Richard Hughes)
 - Add color calibration hardware auto-detection (Richard Hughes)
 - Add code to set the _ICC_PROFILE atom per-output and also per-screen (Richard Hughes)
 - Add some pre-calibration steps for external displays (Pascal de Bruijn)
 - Add hardware support for gphoto supported cameras (Richard Hughes)
 - Add hardware support for SANE suppoerted scanners (Richard Hughes)
 - Add hardware support for video4linux supported video devices (Richard Hughes)
 - Add hardware support for XRandR supported displays (Richard Hughes)
 - Add hardware support for hplip supported printers (Richard Hughes)
 - Add CIE widget to display visual data about different profiles (Richard Hughes)
 - Use the system DMI data to better itentify internal LCD panels (Richard Hughes)
 - Parse the EDID to get a better device description for displays (Richard Hughes)
 - Make the list orders predictable by setting a sort string (Richard Hughes)

* Bugfix:
 - Use XDG directory to store data (Baptiste Mille-Mathias)
 - Remove markup from GTKBuilder translatable strings (Claude Paroz)
 - Update bluish.icc title (Lars Tore Gustavsen, Pascal de Bruijn)
 - Enable adding xrandr devices with no EDID (Martin Szulecki)
 - Avoid reporting a (false) failure on first import (Stephane Delcroix)
 - Fix the message-received cb signature (Stephane Delcroix)
 - Fix up numerous small bugs prior to first release (Richard Hughes)
 - Look for the debian-named argyllcms binaries first (Richard Hughes)
 - Set the brightness to 100% on internal LCD panels before we generate a
   output profile (Richard Hughes)
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