GLib 2.32.0 released

GLib 2.32.0 is now available for download at:

sha256 sum:

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.

GLib 2.32 is a stable release adding an incremental improvement
in functionality over GLib 2.30 while maintaining binary and
source compatibility.

Major new features include:

* The threading support has been completely rewritten, and
  is now always enabled

* GSettings support for plugin systems, with GSettingsSchema
  and GSettingsSchemaSource

* GSettings has gained a native OS X backend

* A high-level network monitoring API has been added with

* GApplication can now export abstract menu models, in addition
  to exporting action groups

* There is a facility for linking data files into binaries and
  make them available as resources, named GResource

* The Unicode support has been updated for Unicode 6.1

* The included PCRE has been updated to 8.30

For more details and lists of fixed bugs, see the NEWS file
that is included in the tarball, or see:

For concerns about porting from older GLib release, see the
README file that is included in the tarball, or see:

More information about GLib is available at:

Thanks to the many people who contributed to this release
in the form of bug reports, patches and translations.

Special thanks to Ryan Lortie for his work on threading and
menu support in this release and to Alexander Larsson for his
work on resources.

Matthias Clasen
March 24, 2012

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