GTK+ 2.16.5 released
- From: Matthias Clasen <mclasen redhat com>
- To: gnome-announce-list gnome org, gtk-devel-list gnome org, gtk-app-devel-list gnome org, gtk-list gnome org
- Subject: GTK+ 2.16.5 released
- Date: Sat, 18 Jul 2009 01:29:35 -0400
GTK+ 2.16.5 is now available for download at:
This is a bug fix release in the stable 2.16 series.
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Overview of Changes from GTK+ 2.16.4 to 2.16.5
* Fix a side-effect introduced by the fix for bug 586330 that
caused all stock buttons to loose their mnemonics.
* Bugs fixed:
582025 Accelerators fail for submenus
150951 collapsed save dialog needs to indicate filesystem...
527583 GtkAssistant should set buttons as default widget
588484 Iconview DnD fails when Destination is empty
* Updated translations:
Thanks to all contributors
Jul 18, 2009
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