GLib 2.8.5 released

GLib 2.8.5 is now available for download at:

glib-2.8.5.tar.bz2   md5sum: 334bb6892fb05aa34eae53707cc2726e
glib-2.8.5.tar.gz    md5sum: d1cd9be097bfb0948744715bd945426e

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 2.8.4 to GLib 2.8.5
* Bug fixes:
 322520 g_utf8_collate_key_for_filename reads too 
        much [Christian Persch]
 324332 g_option_context_parse() returns false 
        without setting error [Tim-Philipp M�
 325273 Error in documentation for glib_check_version()
        [Declan Naughton]
 325310 g_spawn_sync hangs when catching both stdout 
        and stderr [Tor Lillqvist]
 323273 Invalid macro in genums.h: G_FLAGS_TYPE
        [Kalle Vahlman]
 - Other fixes [Sebastian Wilhelmi, Arjan van de Ven]
* Add g_object_compat_control() [Tim Janik]
* Win32 changes:
 - Strip trailing slashes in g_stat() [Tor Lillqvist]
 - Make g_rename() replace existing files [Tor]
 - Other fixes [Tor]
* Translation updates (be,bg,en_CA,es,fi,fr,gl,gu,nl,vi,zh_CN)

Matthias Clasen
Jan 3, 2006

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