Re: Midnight Commander 4.8.17 released

Le dimanche 08 mai 2016 à 12:02 +0200, Yury V. Zaytsev a écrit :

I'm glad to announce the availability of mc-4.8.17!

This is a maintenance release that includes bugfixes for a bunch of
annoying bugs that surfaced in the previous version (FISH, patchfs,
segfault and tcsh detection on FreeBSD) and brings several new

Copy & move operations now use an adaptive buffer, just like the
corresponding coreutils commands, which will significantly improve
performance (hopefully!) for many of our users. Move to the new
high-level mouse API has not only simplified our code, but also
a number of long-standing mouse bugs. Finally, the new panel centered
scrolling mode is weird, but fun; try it out!

For a detailed list of changes since the last version, please refer
the release notes.

Download page:;O=D
Release notes:

As usual, I would like to thank tireless Andrew Borodin, and our
contributors Andreas Mohr, Mooffie and many others for making this
release possible. We still have an enormous backlog of tickets and
patches, but we are working on it as time permits, one patch at a

Have a great summer break everyone! 

Hi Yuri, all.

First, thanks to all of you for that release.

I’ve updated « my » packages on OpenSuSe Build Service to 4.8.17 
for the following distros:

CentOS and Scientific Linux 6 i586 and x86_64.
CentOS and Scientific Linux 7 x86_64.
Fedora 20, 21, 22, i586 and x86_64.

I’ve used official tar.xz package, and mc was built with the 
following options:
        --with-screen=slang \
        --enable-charset \
        --without-x \
        --with-gpm-mouse \
        --disable-rpath \
        --enable-vfs-smb \
        --enable-vfs-sftp \

You can get packages here:


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