Please update cairo-dock to 2.2.0 version

Bug #614624 reported by Fabounet
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cairo-dock (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: cairo-dock

Binary package hint: cairo-dock

A new version of Cairo-Dock is available (2.2.0).
It's a major version, and it brings several improvements, a new API, new plug-ins, and fixes a several bugs.

Here is a list of the news :

 * Migrated from Autotools to CMake
 * Use libcurl for file downloads
 * OpenGL backend: migrated from Pbuffer to FBO.
 * Removed files management from the core
 * VFS backend: new methods added
 * OpenGL backend: added a cairo-like API for paths
 * Applet API: unified methods to handle icons in sub-docks and desklets
 * Core API : separated the code into several managers (high-level) and factories/utilities (lowlevel)
 * Added 2 new visibility modes
 * Added hiding animations
 * Added ability to have several docks with independant configurations
 * Icons that demand attention are visible even when the dock is hidden
 * Icons are now loaded progressively for a faster startup
 * Desklets: added ability to click behind desklets
 * Labels: homogeneous spacing and better rendering in OpenGL
 * Better guessing of launcher's class
 * Config panel :
  * Improved the simple config panel, new categories of applets in the advanced panel
  * Added buttons to enable some features of Gnome/Compiz/etc.
  * Added internet connection options
 * Added a config file for startup options
 * Added man pages
 * Removed unwanted verbosity
 * Updated translations

 * Me-Menu: new applet that adds the Me-Menu inside the dock
 * Messaging-Menu: new applet that adds the Messaging-Menu inside the dock
 * Folders: new applet that adds file-managing abilities to the dock.
 * Dock-rendering: added a new 'Panel' view
 * DBus: added new methods to the API added management of third-party applets through a repository
 * Clock: horizontal packaging of time date
 * Switcher: horizontal packaging of desktops
 * Dnd2Share: added tiny-url ability
 * Logout: added the ability to lock the screen
 * Dustbin: handle trashes in all the volumes
 * Shortcuts: display a message when unmounting and connecting disks, and fixed icons reordering
 * MusicPlayer: added support for Guayadeque
 * Switcher: added Exposé in the list of actions for middle-click
 * Dialog-rendering: improved the 'tooltip' view
 * Improved the integration with KDE and use gio for XFCE 4.6
 * Mail: bug-fix in messages count
 * Updated translations

The following bugs, referenced on LP, have been fixed in this version :


The branch lp:ubuntu/cairo-dock is ready to be uploaded.

REM : Please update cairo-dock AND cairo-dock-plug-ins (LP #614625)

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Fabounet (fabounet03)
description: updated
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Matthieu Baerts (matttbe) wrote :

I've linked my branch to this bug (lp:~cairo-dock-team/cairo-dock-core/ubuntu) and add a merge proposal.
The attachment file is the official package for this version.

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Matthieu Baerts (matttbe) wrote :

This is a patch for didrocks.

Thank you!

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package cairo-dock - 2.2.0~0beta4-0ubuntu1

cairo-dock (2.2.0~0beta4-0ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low

  * New Upstream Version (LP: #614624)
  * Fixed a few bugs on LP:
   - LP: #518453: Dock appears under all windows
                   (Compiz - fullscreen window)
   - LP: #521369: Separator are not removed when closing
                   grouped windows
   - LP: #521762: Some sentences are not correct
   - LP: #526466: Icons of apps with same class shouldn't
                   be stacked by default
   - LP: #535083: Dialogues looks ugly when a lot of them
                   appears at the same time
   - More details on the 'ChangeLog' file
  * debian/rules:
   - Autotools has been replaced by CMake
   - Man pages are now included in the source code
  * debian/copyright:
   - Updated with the new pathes and new files
  * debian/control:
   - Autotools has been replaced by CMake
   - Added libcurl4-gnutls-dev as Build-deps
   - Bump Standard-Version to 3.9.1
  * debian/cairo-dock-core.install:
   - Man pages are now included in the source code
   - All sonames are now installed into lib32 or lib64
  * debian/cairo-dock-dev.install:
   - pkgconfig is now installed into lib32 or lib64
 -- Matthieu Baerts (matttbe) <email address hidden> Mon, 09 Aug 2010 23:26:12 +0200

Changed in cairo-dock (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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