The fifth development release for GNOME 2.17/2.18 is now out! GNOME 2.17.5 marks the start of the API/ABI freeze in the path to GNOME 2.18.0, which will be released in early March. The GNOME 2.17.5 desktop changes can be read here
, while here
is the mailing-list announcement. GARNOME has also been updated to assist in your compilation process of GNOME 2.17.5.