GLib 2.12.5 released

GLib 2.12.5 is now available for download at:

glib-2.12.5.tar.bz2   md5sum: 08f51fd565805289879819964bb8192b 
glib-2.12.5.tar.gz    md5sum: 058d86472a73b5d53a7c6173be258a93

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 2.12.4 to GLib 2.12.5

* Various portability fixes

* Bugs fixed
 302672	poll is completely broken on Mac OS X 10.4
 362328 errorcheck_mutex_test fails to compile due to missing -pthread
 316434	glib-2.6.6 fails to compile on AIX 5.1 due to assembler errors
 172406	gconvert.c, function open_converter
 327800	Hang during self-test of threads
 343825	Double expansion in m4macros/glib-gettext.m4 will fail with 
        newer autoconf
 380801	build on Solaris does not work out of the box
 386252	HEAD broken with last commit
 138153	g_utf8_next_char problem with gcc -Wcast-qual
 161288	glib doesn't configure well on Mac OS < 10.3
 321977	GIOChannel ref_count private variable should be gint instead 
        of guint
 343191	GKeyFile silently loses values
 346373	test failures in glib-2.10.3 on NetBSD
 347944	make check fails 2 test on Solaris 9
 355955	Hash tables in gwin32.c do not g_strdup their keys
 357585	Calls to set_cloexec inefficient on Solaris
 359190	gtimer.c failes to compile on solaris-2.9
 378078	extremely unlikely read-after-free in instance_real_class_get
 379207	gthreadpool.h causes warning with GCC and -Wshadow
 385132	solaris gettext support fix
 385910	Suprising behaviour with duplicate groups in GKeyFile
 386838	mapping-test freezes
 315061	compiler specific flag in gthread-2.0.pc
 362543	Compilation fail when configured with --disable-visibility
 362918	monotonic clock test uses AC_TRY_RUN
 369908	g_key_file_get_string not stripping final space
 373864	sanity_check is a bash script 

* Translation updates (ar,en_CA,es,he,nb,pl,sq)

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

Thanks to all contributors:
Andreas K�r, Tor Lillqvist, Dan McMahill,
Javier Villavicencio, Sebastian Wilhelmi, Peter Kjellerstedt,
Behdad Esfahbod, James Henstridge, Nikolai Weibull,
Hans Rosenfeld, Toby Peterson,  Dave Vasilevsky,
Laszlo Peter, Joe Halliwell, Morten Welinder,
Padraig O'Briain, Guillaume Desmottes, Andrew Paprocki,
Han-Wen Nienhuys, Jeremy Lain�Marco Barisione,
Marek Rouchal, Christian Biere, Thomas Klausner,
Tommi Komulainen, Jonathan Matthew, Tapani P�i

Matthias Clasen
December 18, 2006

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