Boxes 3.5.5

Hi everyone,

We are pleased to announce a new (unstable) release of Boxes.

Changes since

- Fix renaming of remote machine.
- Allow renaming virtual machines.
- Gracefully handle errors from text entries in properties.
- Notify user when properties changes are pending.
- Ensure changes to RAM and storage properties are not lost.
- Don't lose display connection when a machine reboots.
- More reliable virtual machine reboot/shutdown.
- Show the display in the right place of properties page depending on current UI
- Properly update screenshot on machine shutdown.
- Added/updated translations:
  - Galician
  - German
  - Greek
  - Gujarati
  - Hebrew
  - Hungarian
  - Japanese
  - Lithuanian
  - Norwegian bokmål
  - Serbian
  - Slovenian
  - Spanish

Dependencies changed:

- libvirt-gobject >= 0.1.1
- spice-gtk >= 0.12.101

 WARNING: Release tarball of libvirt-gobject 0.1.1 currently only
available at

All contributors to this release:

Aurimas Černius <aurisc4 gmail com>
Daniel Mustieles <daniel mustieles gmail com>
Fran Diéguez <fran dieguez mabishu com>
Gabor Kelemen <kelemeng gnome hu>
Jiro Matsuzawa <jmatsuzawa gnome org>
Kjartan Maraas <kmaraas gnome org>
Marc-André Lureau <marcandre lureau gmail com>
Matej Urbančič <mateju svn gnome org>
Sweta Kothari <swkothar redhat com>
Tobias Endrigkeit <tobiasendrigkeit googlemail com>
Tom Tryfonidis <tomtryf gmail com>
Yaron Shahrabani <sh yaron gmail com>
Zeeshan Ali (Khattak) <zeeshanak gnome org>
Мирослав Николић <miroslavnikolic rocketmail com>

What is Boxes?

A simple GNOME 3 application to access remote or virtual systems.


* View, access, and use:
 * remote machines
 * remote virtual machines
 * local virtual machines
 * When technology permits, set up access for applications on local
  virtual machines
* View, access, and use virtual machines on removable media
* View, access, and use shared connection / machines
* Share connections?
* Upload / publish virtual machines
* Select favorites
* Search for connections


* Enterprise system management / administration
* Asset management
* Software distribution
* Automation

Use Cases

* Connect to a local virtual machine for testing.
* Connecting to a work machine from home.
* Connect to a work machine over a low quality cellular network.

Homage page



Zeeshan Ali (Khattak)
FSF member#5124

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