Commit 350abab9 authored by Darin Adler's avatar Darin Adler
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Add mention of Mozilla 0.9.5. Thank Frank. Make a little more up to date,

	* NEWS: Add mention of Mozilla 0.9.5.
	* THANKS: Thank Frank.
	* README: Make a little more up to date, but still needs work.
parent 5d691d77
2001-10-19 Darin Adler <>
* NEWS: Add mention of Mozilla 0.9.5.
* THANKS: Thank Frank.
* README: Make a little more up to date, but still needs work.
2001-10-18 Darin Adler <>
Fixed a bunch of bugs that were causing directory display to be
......@@ -39,7 +39,8 @@ Here's a partial list of changes since Nautilus 1.0.4:
* Eliminate ~/Nautilus, replacing it with "start here" (Havoc)
* Use ".desktop" files instead of Nautilus links (Alex, Maciej, Havoc,
Jonathan, Darin)
* Nautilus now requires Mozilla 0.9.5 or newer (Darin, Frank Belew)
* Allow dragging an image to the icon in the file properties dialog
to create a custom icon, as in the sidebar (Benedikt Roth)
This file contains build instructions for Nautilus, the GNOME shell
and file manager. At some point we probably should move these to
INSTALL or HACKING and put an explanation of what Nautilus is here in
README instead.
INSTALL or HACKING and put a user-oriented README here instead.
0: Table of contents
......@@ -105,9 +104,6 @@ Hacking rpm's for RPM, available from:
4: Compiling from cvs
NOTE: Instructions on compiling from tarballs should be extracted from
the copy of Nautilus inside the tarball, not here in CVS.
Compiling from cvs a lot of work, and some packages may not compile at
any given moment when you check them out.
......@@ -136,7 +132,7 @@ The following lists the packages and the versions that are required.
ORBit: orbit-stable-0-5
gnome-libs: gnome-libs-1-0 --enable-prefer-db1
gnome-http: HEAD
xml-i18n-tools: HEAD
intltool: HEAD
oaf: HEAD
gconf: gconf-1-0 --disable-debug
gdk-pixbuf: HEAD --enable-canvas-pixbuf
......@@ -174,6 +170,7 @@ We assume you want to install these packages in another prefix than
assume you are installing in /usr/local. ie: ${prefix}=/usr/local
Redefine your PATH environment variable:
export PATH=$PATH:${prefix}/bin
Redefine your LD_LIBRARY_PATH environment variable:
......@@ -206,7 +203,7 @@ Nautilus sources. If OAF or GConf changes, you may need to run this
script to get Nautilus to work properly. One way to invoke it is like
./ -x -x
6: Mozilla support
......@@ -301,15 +298,15 @@ Mike Fleming has written some useful information about common
Mozilla problems and how to fix them. This information can be
found in the Nautilus Support FAQ:
7: FreeType issues
Nautilus includes support for rendering anti aliased text (smooth
mode).For smooth mode to work, Nautilus needs to detect and use
FreeType2 in your system.
mode). For smooth mode to work, the Nautilus library librsvg needs
to detect and use FreeType2 in your system.
To learn more about FreeType2, please see:
......@@ -347,7 +344,7 @@ Nautilus documentation is set up with metadata needed by Scrollkeeper. In order
to get the docs fully installed by Scrollkeeper the latest Scrollkeeper has to be
installed from here:
This is needed for building and for installing Nautilus.
......@@ -15,6 +15,7 @@ Don Melton <> - Management, moral support, design help
Eric Fischer <> - bug fixes
Fabrice Bellet <> - eog image view component work
Fatih Demir <> - bug fixes
Frank Belew <> - Mozilla component build fixes
Gregory S. Hayes <> - bug fixes
Havoc Pennington <> - desktop file support, start here menu, bug fixes, advice
JP Rosevear <> - bug fixes
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