Monthly Archives: November 2012

Today Is A Good Day To Teleport

Another Friday, another release. This time, I give you ALPHA7.   Ticket #1883: e17 alpha6: can’t anwser to all question on first session Lots of things are wrong with the first-run wizard, but now at least it won’t skip pages … Continue reading

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I’m Not Dead (Yet)

Ticket #1691: Main menu: Applications->other has strange offset Some time ago it was decided to clamp menu sizes to prevent them from becoming huge and causing texture corruption. The actual implementation of this was 1% successful and 99% total failure, causing … Continue reading

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Back In The Saddle

Ticket #1815: Importing a theme via “preview” panel fails Another recurring bug. Ticket #1820: Gadgets opens themselves more than once and makes E to crash Missing NULL check. Ticket #1835: Desktop display / directories and files EFM now clears any previously set desktop … Continue reading

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Release Time

It’s Friday, so that means another alpha release of E17! I’m calling this one “Serious”. As in   I’m off sick, so I don’t have a lot to report in terms of bug fixing done today. I do, however, have … Continue reading

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Ticket #1601: efm txt file preview cache A bug which persisted for quite a while, and was far more trivial to fix than I anticipated.   I think I closed some other tickets, but it’s been a long day and I … Continue reading

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Bug Huntsman, Esq.

Ticket #1774: Some keyboard shortcuts stop working after connecting 2nd monitor Mixer bindings are only added when an active mixer gadget is present. If the gadget is removed, they are deleted. After being deleted, they would not be added again. This … Continue reading

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The Releasinator

Ticket #1769: [e]: ‘Window -> Kill’ might kill the wrong window Whoever wrote the window border menu decided that not passing the target window’s object to the kill_window action was a great idea. Most likely this person was a criminal mastermind … Continue reading

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Gettext Is A ____

Ticket #1717: Show last desktop support. A super trivial new feature, so in it goes. Ticket #1757: Fix build on solaris #5 (e17) I’m sure that someone, somewhere, will thank me. Ticket #1714: efm preview popup does ignores shaped/argb setting Another one-liner. Ticket … Continue reading

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Friday Of Doom

It’s Friday, and I’m off for the day; the following tumblr entry is extra relevant: Anyway, I promised a number of things yesterday, and I intend to deliver on as many of them as possible. The transportation to Spain was, … Continue reading

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Special Offer, Available In A Clearly Defined Length of Time

So it seems that a lot of people expected me to post here on the day of my LinuxCon presentation. Truth is, I was PLANNING to post. Buuuut I forgot the password. So instead I decided to hold off until … Continue reading

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