GLib 2.18.1 released

GLib 2.18.1 is now available for download at:

glib-2.16.2.tar.bz2   md5sum: 662224ad0186183f64de98ef2183454b
glib-2.16.2.tar.gz    md5sum: f1a75b1f89953e7d87484ceffd70eb86

This is a bug fix release in the 2.18 series. 

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 2.18.0 to GLib 2.18.1

* Bugs fixed:
 550433 g_test_init doesn't recognize --help
 523463 Core dump in gmain.c:2482:IA__g_main_context_check
 551228 G_STRFUNC on recent Sun compiler should be expanded...
 551410 gtestutils.c: using printf without prototype
 551731 g_date_set_time[_t] docs should mention what timezone
 548321 <string.h> is not included in gi18n-lib.h
 551149 xdgmime mem leak
 550647 synchronous pipe I/O when reading mount reply
 551887 Docs for g_desktop_app_info_new_from_filename aren't...
 551681 g_content_type_guess() too naive with filenames
 552352 g_app_info_launch doesn't work if "Path" key...
 551408 gmodule.def generated to builddir...
 552359 g_file_info_get_icon should return GThemedIcon, and...

* Updated translations:
 Arabic (ar)
 Bengali India (bn_IN)
 British English (en_GB)
 Hindi (hi)
 Croatian (hr)
 Korean (ko)
 Oriya (or)
 Turkish (tr)
 Telugu (te)

Thanks to all contributors:
Christian Dywan
Owen Taylor
Paul Smith
Lin Ma
Kazuki Iwamoto
Ignacio Casal Quinteiro
Tor Lillqvist
Behdad Esfahbod
Christian Persch
Christian Neumair
Michael Natterer
Cosimo Cecchi
Bastien Nocera
Wouter Bolsterlee

September 17, 2008
Matthias Clasen

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