Meld

Meld 3.11.0 — 23 Feb 2014

Features

  • Supporting hiding empty filtered folders in folder comparison (Gianni Trovisi, Kai Willadsen)
  • Notify user when files change externally in file comparison (Kai Willadsen)
  • Use standard GIO file trash handling when deleting files (Kai Willadsen)
  • Newly written Mallard-based help (Kai Willadsen)

User interface updates

  • Support GNOME 3-style application menu (Kai Willadsen)
  • Visual improvements to several icons (Kai Willadsen)
  • Update Meld’s colour scheme (Kai Willadsen)
  • Many visual styling updates, layout tweaks and UI polish (Kai Willadsen)

Internal changes

  • Port to GObject introspection, GTK+ 3, GApplication, GSettings and other new things starting with ‘G’ (Kai Willadsen)
  • Port to distutils, based on python-distutils-extra (Kai Willadsen)
  • Move to using CSS for styling and colour definitions (Kai Willadsen)
  • Update to use more modern GTK widgets (Peter Tyser, Kai Willadsen)
  • Move a lot of extra UI construction into glade/UI files (Kai Willadsen)
  • Make several custom icons themeable (Kai Willadsen)
  • Make Meld a single-instance application, and add support for multiple windows (Kai Willadsen)

Fixes

  • Improved rendering speed in file comparisons (Kai Willadsen)
  • Translation fixes (Piotr Drąg)
  • Copy and paste within a buffer no longer causes occasional incorrect change highlighting (Kai Willadsen)
  • Fixes for version control support (Ben Ross, Louis des Landes, Peter Tyser, Tom Scytale)
  • Windows crash fixes (Bartosz Dziewoński)
  • Sundry bug fixes (Daniel Pantea, Peter Tyser, Kai Willadsen)

New dependencies

  • GTK+ 3.6
  • GLib 2.34
  • PyGObject 3.8
  • GtkSourceView 3.6; GtkSourceView is also no longer optional

Translations

  • Marek Černocký (cs)
  • Benjamin Steinwender (de)
  • Dimitris Spingos (el)
  • Daniel Mustieles (es)
  • Jiri Grönroos (fi)
  • Fran Diéguez (gl)
  • Gabor Kelemen (hu)
  • Andika Triwidada (id)
  • Milo Casagrande (it)
  • Piotr Drąg (pl)
  • Enrico Nicoletto(pt_BR)
  • Rafael Ferreira (pt_BR)
  • Matej Urbančič (sl)
  • Мирослав Николић (sr, sr@latin)
  • Özgür Sarıer (tr)
  • zodiac111 (zh_CN)

Meld 1.8.4 — 23 Jan 2014

Fixes

  • Fix crash when scanning CVS-only folders (Kai Willadsen)
  • Fix crash on Windows when missing cdll.intl (Bartosz Dziewoński)
  • Fix crash with Italian (it_IT.utf8) locale (Balint Reczey)

Translations

  • Andika Triwidada (id)
  • Benjamin Steinwender (de)
  • Daniel Mustieles (es)

Meld 1.8.3 — 15 Dec 2013

Fixes

  • Fix subdirectory comparisons for Subversion 1.6 (Ben Ross)
  • Fix git status parsing for some statuses (Tom Scytale)
  • Don’t disable updating when syncpoints aren’t yet active (Kai Willadsen)
  • Fix modifying column properties causing crashes when using .ini config backend (Kai Willadsen)

Translations

  • Andika Triwidada (id)
  • Milo Casagrande (it)
  • zodiac111 (zh_CN)

Meld 1.8.2 — 18 Oct 2013

Fixes

  • Fix regression selecting Subversion 1.6 repositories (Kai Willadsen)
  • Fix for unicode usernames on Windows; note that this change also moves Meld config from the remote to the local app data folder (Kai Willadsen)
  • Add copyright string to appdata file (Kai Willadsen)

Translations

  • Fran Diéguez (gl)
  • Matej Urbančič (sl)

Meld 1.8.1 — 22 Sep 2013

Fixes

  • Add AppData file (Kai Willadsen)
  • Change order of version control selection for CVS and old SVN (Kai Willadsen)
  • Fix escaped markup in folder comparisons (Kai Willadsen)

Translations

  • Daniel Mustieles (es)
  • Enrico Nicoletto (pt_BR)
  • Gabor Kelemen (hu)
  • Marek Černocký (cs)
  • Milo Casagrande (it)
  • Piotr Drąg (pl)