GLib 2.4.8 released

GLib 2.4.8 is now available for download at:

glib-2.4.8.tar.bz2   md5sum: e160a5feecf46e0fbb36db09c356953c
glib-2.4.8.tar.gz    md5sum: 9e2189e0e2b6d5a869b6410321d4d837

This is a bug fix release and is source and binary compatible
with 2.4.0. 

What is GLib 

GLib is the low-level core library that forms the basis for projects
such as GTK+ and GNOME. It provides data structure handling for C,
portability wrappers, and interfaces for such runtime functionality as
an event loop, threads, dynamic loading, and an object system.

More information about GLib is available at:

An installation guide for the GTK+ libraries, including GLib, can
be found at:

Overview of Changes from GLib 2.4.7 to GLib 2.4.8
* Reduce signal connection complexity from O(n) to O(1) 
  [Sven Neumann]
* GChildWatch
  - Use sigaction instead of signal [Jonas Jonnson, 
    Archana Shah]
  - Make the very first SIGCHLD work [Gustavo Carneiro]
* Win32 bug fixes [Tor Lillqvist, Bruce Hochstetler]
* Other bug fixes [Andrea Campi, Dave MacLachlan]

A list of all bugs fixed in this release can be found at

December 2, 2004

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