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Fedora 24 Still Planning For Wayland By Default, Still Some Work Left

Christian Schaller of Red Hat has written a lengthy blog post today about a Wayland update following a BoF from this year's GNOME GUADEC conference. There's still some major work left to be tackled before Wayland is ready to replace X, but the plan is still to make the default switch for Fedora 24 Workstation.

19 August 2015 - Fedora Workstation 24 Wayland - 12 Comments
Cool Things To Do With GTK+

Prolific GNOME/GTK developer Matthias Clasen presented at the on-going GUADEC conference about neat tricks / little known features of GTK+.

9 August 2015 - GTK+ Tricks - 1 Comment
It's Been Three Years Since "GNOME 4.0" Was Proposed

Three years ago this week was GUADEC 2012 where GNOME 4.0 was proposed along with GNOME OS. While GNOME 4.0 was supposed to materialize in 2014, that obviously didn't happen, but at least GNOME 3.x has matured a lot and garnered much better support than it had years ago.

28 July 2015 - GNOME 4.0 Talk - 55 Comments
GNOME 3.17.4 Released

GNOME 3.17.4 is now available as the latest development release towards the September debut of GNOME 3.18.

23 July 2015 - GNOME 3.17.4 - 3 Comments
Linux Vendor Firmware Service Launches

Richard Hughes announced today the Linux Vendor Firmware Service (LVFS) for hardware vendors to be able to upload their firmware files -- thus making them redistributable to fwupd users (such as with Fedora 23+) assuming they comply with the AppStream specification.

24 June 2015 - LVFS - 3 Comments
F-Spot's Port To GTK3 Is Slowly Inching Ahead

While the current stable release of the F-Spot open-source photo manager is almost five years old, the software remains under development and a student participating in this year's Google Summer of Code is hoping to finish porting it to the GTK3 tool-kit.

15 June 2015 - F-Spot Photo Manager - Add A Comment
GNOME's Mutter Now Supports Drag-n-Drop To/From Wayland & X11

This week's GNOME 3.18 development update for the Mutter window manager brought X11 / Wayland clipboard interoperation so that the clipboard contents can be shared across Wayland and X11/X.Org clients. With the latest Git code, there's now drag-and-drop interoperation.

29 May 2015 - GNOME DnD X11/Wayland - 16 Comments
Nautilus & Calendar Improvements Plus More For GNOME 3.18

GNOME 3.18 is under heavy development and already thus far this cycle we've seen GTK+ do away with Windows XP support and integrate other toolkit improvements along with other work like in-progress file manager improvements. Here's more of the GNOME 3.18 work items to get excited about.

18 May 2015 - GNOME 3.18 - 3 Comments
GNOME 3.17.1 Released

Javier Jardón announced the official release of GNOME 3.17.1 on Sunday, the development milestone leading up to GNOME 3.18.

3 May 2015 - GNOME 3.17.1 - 43 Comments

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