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GLib is a library containing many useful C routines for things such as trees, hashes, and lists. GLib was previously distributed with the GTK toolkit, but has been split off as of the developers' version 1.1.0.


Recent releases

  •  10 Jun 2013 07:51

    Release Notes: Several minor bugs were fixed.

    •  28 May 2013 19:27

      Release Notes: GLib can now be built with the bionic C library. GIcon can now be serialized to a GVariant. GApplication gained a busy state, for signaling this to a desktop. Support was added for explicitly canceling a gobject property binding. Performance improvements were made for signal argument handling. Further improvements and various bug fixes were made.

      •  28 May 2013 19:21

        Release Notes: Minor bugs were fixed.

        •  26 Mar 2013 20:57

          Release Notes: This stable release finalizes the changes from the 2.35 development series. Signal handlers connected with g_signal_connect_object() are now automatically disconnected on target object destruction. GIO now has kqueue support for GFileMonitor (BSDs and Mac OS). UNIX signal sources now allow watching SIGUSR1 and SIGUSR2. In g_get_home_dir(), the $HOME variable is no longer ignored, and taken into consideration in favor of GECOS entries. GUnixFdSource was added as a new method to add file descriptors to the main loop. Further new APIs were added. Many bugs were fixed.

          •  21 Mar 2013 20:43

            Release Notes: Various bugs were fixed. The old codepage ABI (Windows only) was dropped.


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