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  • 20.04.0   tag for 20.04.0
    Release 20.04.0

    20.04.0

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Fixed stretched thumbnails (Sergio Costas)
    • Honor the "don't show thumbnails" setting (Sergio Costas)
    • Shows the hand cursor when using "single click" option (Sergio Costas)
    • Clear file selection after a desktop refresh (Sergio Costas)
    • Fixed errors when deleting or creating new files (Marco Trevisan)
    • Updated animations code (Marco Trevisan)
    • Remove the "actor" property in the code (Marco Trevisan)
    • Only launch executable files (Sergio Costas)

    Download

    desktop-icons-20.04.0.tar.xz.sha256sum

    desktop-icons-20.04.0.tar.xz

  • 19.10.2   tag for 19.10.2
    Release 19.10.2

    19.10.2

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Fix rename option (Marco Trevisan)
    • Fix big thumbnails not centered (Sergio Costas)

    Download

    desktop-icons-19.10.2.tar.xz

    desktop-icons-19.10.2.tar.xz.sha256sum

  • 19.10.1   tag for 19.10.1
    Release 19.10.1

    19.10.1

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Compatibility with Gnome Shell 3.34 (Marco Trevisan)

    Download

    temporary blocked until a bug in Rename is fixed.

    desktop-icons-19.10.1.tar.xz.sha256sum

    desktop-icons-19.10.1.tar.xz

  • 19.01.4   tag for 19.01.4
    Release 19.01.4

    19.01.4

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Editing a .desktop file now can change its "valid" status (Sergio Costas)
    • Fixed several memory leaks (Daniel van Vugt, Sergio Costas)

    Download

    desktop-icons-19.01.4.tar.xz.sha256sum

    desktop-icons-19.01.4.tar.xz

  • 19.01.3   Tag for 19.01.3
    Release 19.01.3

    19.01.3

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Fixes tag error in GIT repository
    • Opening a terminal now sets the terminal in the right folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Adds new files from top to bottom, left to right (Sergio Costas)
    • Now manages right the case of an empty clipboard (Andrea Azzarone)
    • Preferences window now shows translated texts (Sergio Costas)
    • The rubberband now doesn't hover over windows (Andrea Azzarone)
    • Allows to group several rubberband selections using Ctrl and Shift (Andrea Azzarone)

    Download

    desktop-icons-19.01.3.tar.xz.sha256sum

    desktop-icons-19.01.3.tar.xz

  • 19.01.2
    Release 19.01.2

    19.01.2

    Stable release

    Changes

    • Opening a terminal now sets the terminal in the right folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Adds new files from top to bottom, left to right (Sergio Costas)
    • Now manages right the case of an empty clipboard (Andrea Azzarone)
    • Preferences window now shows translated texts (Sergio Costas)
    • The rubberband now doesn't hover over windows (Andrea Azzarone)
    • Allows to group several rubberband selections using Ctrl and Shift (Andrea Azzarone)
  • 19.01.1
    Release 19.01.1

    19.01.1

    Stable release

    Changes

    • New folder dialog (andrea Azzarone, Sergio Costas)
    • Get selection color from the gtk theme (Carlo Lobrano)
    • Move focus to the grid when clicked on it (Iain Lane)
    • Fix DnD precision in multimonitor set ups (Sergio Costas)
    • Hide backup files (Sergio Costas)
    • Don't select file extensions on rename (Sergio Costas)
    • Add open with menu item (Sergio Costas)

    Download

    desktop-icons-19.01.1.tar.xz.sha256sum

    desktop-icons-19.01.1.tar.xz

  • 19.01
    Release 19.01

    19.01

    First stable release 🎉

    Changes

    • Implement Open in Terminal in folders (Carlos Soriano)
    • Fix Open in Terminal not using the desktop folder (Carlos Soriano)
    • Fix folders dragging onto themselves on DnD (Sergio Costas)
    • Apply design guidance in several parts (Carlos Soriano)
    • Set default zoom to small (Carlos Soriano)
    • Remove the biggest zoom (Carlos Soriano)
    • Fix DnD lack of precision (Sergio Costas)
    • Provide F2 shorcut for renaming (Carlos Soriano)
    • Fix icons not being removed in some cases (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix icons being randomly positioned on reloads (Carlos Soriano)
    • Implement desktop files handling and execution support (Iain Lane)
    • Don't allow deletion of special files (Sergio Costas)
    • Show broken symlink with an emblem (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix translation support (Florian Mullner)

    Download

    desktop-icons-19.01.tar.xz

    desktop-icons-19.01.tar.xz.sha256sum

  • 18.11rc   Tag for 18.11rc
    Release 18.11rc

    18.11rc

    Release candidate, all features for a 1.0 version are implemented (except DnD between shell and windows)

    Changes

    • Implement multimonitor support, including selection, DnD, proper positioning, etc. (Sergio Costas, Carlos Soriano)
    • Add HiDPI support (Sergio Costas)
    • Add renaming, similar to Nautilus (Carlos Soriano)
    • Add thumbnail support (Sergio Costas)
    • Add DnD support between files in the desktop (Carlos Soriano)
    • Fix rubberband selection stopping when over the shell or a window (Sergio Costas)
    • Add support for icons in desktop files (Sergio Costas)
    • Add and shortcut support for selection (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix launching desktop files with field codes (Sergio Costas)
    • Add symlink emblem to symlinks (Sergio Costas)
    • Add internationalization support (Sergio Costas)
    • Implement meson build support (Milan Zink)

    Download

    desktop-icons_csoriano.zip

  • 18.09b3
    Release 18.09b3

    18.09b3

    First beta release of the extension.

    Changes

    • Support for GNOME Shell 3.30 (Florian Mullner)
    • Settings for icon size (Sergio Costas)
    • Support for single click mode (Sergio Costas)
    • Ability to show home and trash folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix rubberband not finishing when ending in an icon (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix alignment of the icons (Sergio Costas)
    • Add internationalization support (Sergio Costas)

    Hotfixes

    • Fix shcemas and translation not added to the zip (Sergio Costas, Carlos Soriano)

    Download

    desktop-icons_csoriano.zip

  • 18.09b2   Tag for 18.09b2
    Release 18.09b2

    18.09b2

    First beta release of the extension.

    Changes

    • Support for GNOME Shell 3.30 (Florian Mullner)
    • Settings for icon size (Sergio Costas)
    • Support for single click mode (Sergio Costas)
    • Ability to show home and trash folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix rubberband not finishing when ending in an icon (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix alignment of the icons (Sergio Costas)
    • Add internationalization support (Sergio Costas)

    Hotfixes

    • Fix 3.30 compatibility typo (Carlos Soriano)

    Download

    desktop-icons_csoriano.zip

  • 18.09b1   Tag for 18.09b1
    Release 18.09b1

    18.09b1

    First beta release of the extension.

    Changes

    • Support for GNOME Shell 3.30 (Florian Mullner)
    • Settings for icon size (Sergio Costas)
    • Support for single click mode (Sergio Costas)
    • Ability to show home and trash folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix rubberband not finishing when ending in an icon (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix alignment of the icons (Sergio Costas)
    • Add internationalization support (Sergio Costas)

    Hotfixes

    • Fix 3.30 compatibility (Carlos Soriano)

    Download

    desktop-icons_csoriano.zip

  • 18.09b   Tag for beta release
    Release 18.09b

    18.09b

    First beta release of the extension.

    Changes

    • Support for GNOME Shell 3.30 (Florian Mullner)
    • Settings for icon size (Sergio Costas)
    • Support for single click mode (Sergio Costas)
    • Ability to show home and trash folder (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix rubberband not finishing when ending in an icon (Sergio Costas)
    • Fix alignment of the icons (Sergio Costas)
    • Add internationalization support (Sergio Costas)

    Download

    desktop-iconsATcsoriano.zip