SpyWare BeWare! ASAP
May 28, 2017, 05:20:43 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
News:
 
   Home   Help Search Calendar Donations Login Register Chat  



Google It!
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: A Pre-release Tour of GNOME 2.12  (Read 2334 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
Chachazz
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Date Registered:August 18, 2004, 10:54:40 PM
Posts: 171


WWW
« on: August 27, 2005, 09:10:16 PM »

GNOME 2.12 will be released to the world on September 7th, 2005, culminating 6 months of very exciting work by members of the project. A number of exciting technologies come together in GNOME 2.12 that will set the standard for free software desktops to come. Here is a sample (by no means an exhaustive list) of some of the outstanding work that has gone into GNOME thanks to its many contributors.[/color]

Highlights of Gnome 2.12 include improvements and add-ons:
  • New Default Theme -  Clearlooks
  • Core Technology
    - GTK+ 2.8
    - Clipboard Management
    - Hardware Abstraction Layer -  improved integration with HAL
  • Core Applications
    - Nautilus
    - Epiphany - improved
    - Keyring Manager
    - Epiphany  - new features; more extensions
    - Evolution - cleaner interface & improved
    - Control Center - newly configured
    - System Tools - control services
    - Panel & Applets - minor improvements
  • Multimedia
    - Totem Player - impvoed
    - Sound Juicer - improved
    - Nautilus - more tightly integrated & new features
  • Extra Applications
    - Search Tool - file previews
  • New Applications
    - Evince - document reader
    - Keyring Manager - manage keyrings
Take a peak.....
Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  


Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!