In the release-notes for ristretto 0.3.5 last weekend, I mentioned the following: Most problems with ristretto are actually caused by incorrect mime-type recognition of the operating-system, identifying raw files (like canon’s CR2 format) as TIFF files. This will result in an error from the tiff loader, these errors are now displayed in the UI, making [...]
Over the past few years, the top 2 complaints about ristretto have been ‘it leaks memory!‘ and ‘it crashes in this <obscure> way when I press this button‘. And you know… these people were right. During the past 6 months, my main focus was fixing these problems. After a lot of code-simplification and refactoring, I [...]
This is just a short post with what happened recently in Xfce.
Xfce4 Power Manager 0.8.0 was released. I did not have time yet to test it, but it looks promising.
Jannis Pohlmann and Stephan Arts drafted a release process for Xfce. It still needs…
A lot of things are going on lately and it turns out I’m way to busy to update my weblog on a regular basis. So, this is just a short post to keep you all updated.
Last two weeks
I took a new student job at the university, at the Institute of T…