Epiphany 1.5.5


* What is it ?

Epiphany is the GNOME web browser, based on the mozilla
rendering engine. It aims to be simple and easy to use.


Epiphany 1.5.5 is the latest release in the unstable series leading
up to GNOME 2.10.

* What's changed ?

Epiphany 1.5.5

New features

Interface improvements

        * Improved the fullscreen interface: show security and status indicator
          in the popup, use new stock icon; and show it only if the toolbar is
          hidden; otherwise embed it in the toolbar [#153270, #164676]
        * Added favicon and security icon to location entry [#116482, #149506]
        * Renamed Remove action on bookmarksbar context menu [#162132]
        * Don't focus the zoom combo on click
        * Don't use <tt> in the strings [#163378]
        * Fix button text and capitalisation in the confirm-redirect-update
          dialogue [#164131]
        * Unify accels to Open in New _Window[s] [#164130]
        * Show profile name for mozilla bookmarks, so we can distinguish
          between different profiles. Don't show firefox bookmarks as mozilla
          bookmarks [#143982]
        * Ellipsize the value and path labels in the cookie content dialogue

Code changes

        * Add GDK_ACTION_ASK, and prefer _NETSCAPE_URL over uri-list drag types,
          to match the new Nautilus _NETSCAPE_URL DnD behaviour [#163937]
        * Simplify cookie struct
        * Add a function to get the default ephy_shell, making it easier for
          bindings to get it
        * Add boxed type for EphyNode
        * Rename the password manager's methods to give better names in the bindings
        * Remove useless ephy_node_get_property_time method
        * Make ephy-bookmarks.h's enum a named enum, generate type.[ch] for it and
          make sure our enum type is registered
        * Added ephy_statusbar_remove_widget()
        * Add proper _NETSCAPE_URL drag support, supplying the URL as well as the
          title [#163937]
        * Default typeaheadfindsea to on [#157435]
        * Set typeaheadfind.autostart to off [#141963]
        * Don't allow javascript to capture the context menu call
        * Divert the contract ID of the nsSecureBrowserUIImpl class [#164670]


        * Some gtk-doc fixes

Bug fixes

        * Fix parallel (make -j) builds
        * Fix primary text of confirm-close command not to have a period
        * Remove stamp files also on make clean
        * Fix mem leak [#164302]
        * Really make confirm-overwrite dialogue have a parent window [#164189]

Jorn Baayen, Piers Cornwell, Crispin Flowerday, Adam Hooper, Tomasz Kłoczko,
Christian Persch, Jean-François Rameau and Matthew Schick, and the translators
Vladimir Petkov (bg), Miloslav Trmac (cs), Rhys Jones (cy), Frank Arnold (de),
Adam Weinberger (en_CA), Francisco Javier F. Serrador (es), Ivar Smolin (et),
Takeshi AIHANA (ja), Žygimantas Beručka (lt), Marcel Telka (sk),
Laurent Dhima (sq), Christian Rose (sv) and Liu Songhe (zh_CN)

* Where can I get it ?

Source code:

9f2bad76b2ac0e12b79771dfd5122e1ce528f3ae  epiphany-1.5.5.tar.bz2

Epiphany 1.5.5 requires mozilla 1.7, 1.7.x, 1.7 branch, 1.8a6 or trunk, or
firefox 1.0 or trunk.
The recommended version is Mozilla 1.7.5:

More about dependencies and installation tips:



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