|| ||Brian Cameron <Brian.Cameron-AT-Sun.COM>|
|| ||gnome-announce-list-AT-gnome.org, gdm-list-AT-gnome.org|
|| ||GDM2 2.16.1 (stable), the "Hyde Park" Release|
|| ||Mon, 02 Oct 2006 18:41:43 -0500|
(If you have no clue what GDM is, skip a few paragraphs down first)
The 2.16.1 release is a stable release of GDM with the following
- Use g_markup_printf_escaped so gdmsetup better handles
description strings that contains things similar to a tag
like an email address. Fixes bug #357998. (Matthias
- Fix gdmsetup so that the window manager close button works
as the Close button in the dialog (Matthias Clasen)
- Fix for bug #352838, avoid crashing by moving call to get
GDM_KEY_SYSTEM_MENU until after authentication check.
- Add g_type_init() to gdmflexiserver since this is needed
for -a (authentication) code to work.
- Translation updates (Rahul Bhalerao, Runa Bhattacharjee,
Alessio Frusciante, Priit Laes, David Lodge,
Note: GDM2 was originally written by Martin K. Petersen <email@example.com>.
Much work has been done on GDM2 by George Lebl, and Brian Cameron
currently shares maintainership duties with the Queen of England.
Note2: If installing from the tarball do note that make install
overwrites most of the setup files, all except gdm.conf. It will
however save backups with the .orig extension first.
Note3: Note3 has been depracated ...
#endif /* GDM_DISABLE_DEPRECATED */
Online Documentation - http://www.gnome.org/projects/gdm/
Latest Stable - http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.16/
Latest Unstable - http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gdm/2.17/
No RPM this time around BTW. Have fun. A spec file is included though,
so you can try:
rpmbuild -ta gdm-whatever.tar.gz
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