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Version: 2.3-bp150.2.3
* Sat Sep 30 2017
- Update to version 2.3:
  + Compress backups.
  + Use newer txt2tags version 2.6 and reapply changes to obtain a
    GPL-2+ version.
  + Remove brittle PDF export. Please export to HTML and print to
    PDF with browser instead.
  + Remove intro page from export wizard.
  + Fix: image files were not found on Windows and Mac OS.
  + Print peak memory usage on Linux when program exits.
  + Hide tags panel completely by default instead of only
    minimizing it.
  + Update Debian files.
* Sat Sep 16 2017
- Update to version 2.2:
  + Port RedNotebook 2 to Windows.
  + Windows: uninstall old version before installing new version to
    remove old files.
  + Windows: use Aspell for spell checking.
  + Update Debian files.
- Changes from version 2.1:
  + Make webkit optional (but highly recommended). If missing, show
    preview in external browser.
  + Support inserting SVG images.
  + Don't switch between edit and review mode automatically by
- Changes from version 2.1.1:
  + Reset package name to 'rednotebook'.
- Changes from version 2.1.2:
  + Fix "Exec" field in .desktop file.
- Changes from version 2.1.3:
  + Fix creating translation files.
- Changes from version 2.1.4:
  + Use old names for appdata and desktop files.
- Changes from version 2.1.5:
  + Fix debian/control.
- Drop rednotebook-locale-unicode-fix.patch: Fixed upstream.
- Drop obsolete post(un) handling of following macros:
  desktop_database_post(un) and icon_theme_cache_post(un),
  file-triggers takes care of this for us now.
- Run spec-cleaner, modernize spec.
* Sat Jul 15 2017
- Update to version 2.0:
  + Port to Python 3 and GTK 3.
  + Add index of tags to LaTeX export.
  + Use new CDN link for MathJax.
- Add rednotebook-locale-unicode-fix.patch: Fix runtime crash,
  patches from upstream git.
- Following upstreams porting: Drop python-devel, python-gtk,
  python-webkitgtk, python-gtk, python-webkitgtk, python-PyYAML and
  python-chardet BuildRequires, Requires and Recommends.
- Add hicolor-icon-theme, pkgconfig, python3-cairo-devel,
  python3-gobject-devel and python3-setuptools BuildRequires.
- Add python3-PyYAML and python3-gobject-Gdk Requires,
  python3-chardet and python3-pyenchant Recommends.
- Change python macros to python3 variant.
- Drop obsolete conditionals for no longer supported versions of
* Fri Mar 03 2017
- Update to version 1.15:
  + Bundle pygtkspellcheck 4.0.5 since earlier versions contain a
    bug (lp#1615629).
  + Fix toggling autostart (lp#1628497).
  + Set system tray icon name (lp#1660129).
* Thu Mar 02 2017
- Replace python-yaml with python-PyYAML Requires, needed after
  python-singlespec changes.
* Sat Oct 08 2016
- Update to version 1.14:
  + Use new pygtkspellcheck API (lp#1592727).
  + Fix conversion from old single "Tags" category to new tags
- Drop appdata.patch: Fixed upstream.
* Sun Sep 25 2016
- Add appdata.patch for
* Mon Jun 27 2016
- Update to version 1.13:
  + When selecting a journal directory, show all journal
    directories by default.
  + Allow ampersands in e-mail addresses (lp#1570476).
  + python-gtkspell has been renamed to python-gtkspellcheck.
    Update docs and debian/control accordingly.
* Mon Apr 18 2016
- Update to version 1.12:
  + Add option to hide right-hand tags pane.
  + Never overwrite externally changed month files.
  + Remove support for Python 2.6.
* Thu Dec 31 2015
- Update to version 1.11:
  + Remind users to make new backup if last backup is older than
    a month.
  + When inserting a link for a selected text passage, replace
    text passage.
- Changes from version 1.10.4:
  + Fix right-clicking cloud words to hide them.
- Changes from version 1.10.3:
  + Make #hashtags regular expression faster (up to 1000x).
- Update file list: README got renamed to
* Sun Oct 11 2015
- Update to version 1.10.2:
  + Fix Chinese fonts in preview mode on Windows by using the fonts
    mingliu and MS Mincho.
  + Fix instructions for running RedNotebook on Windows.
  + Move repository from launchpad to github.
* Wed Apr 15 2015
- Update to version 1.10.1:
  + When undoing a formatting action, only remove formatting, not
    the text (lp#1326606).
  + Fix searching with enter for text with non-ASCII characters
  + Fix filtering exports by tags containing non-ASCII characters
  + Don't remove whitespace from old-style tags in autocomplete box
  + Don't try to change spellchecking language if spellchecker is
    not set up (lp#1443818).
  + Don't try to access files with wrong encoding (lp#1443818).
* Sun Apr 12 2015
- Update to version 1.10:
  + Write data to temporary files first to prevent corrupted month
  + Add format button for monospace font. Automatically add the
    correct format for code blocks.
  + Show warning for dates before 1900 (not supported by Python's
    datetime module).
  + Fix undo/redo.
  + Don't add unneeded newlines around titles and code.
* Sun Jan 18 2015
- Update to version 1.9.0:
  + Add #tags to cloud ignore list to remove them from the tag
    cloud (thanks Przemysław Buczkowski).
  + Remove option to start RedNotebook minimized.
  + Do not remove menu bar in fullscreen mode (lp#1400356).
  + Allow exiting fullscreen mode with ESC key.
  + Only allow comment signs (#) at the beginning of a line in the
    config file.
  + Fix reading configuration files.
* Fri Aug 08 2014
- Update to version 1.8.1:
  + Do not show new version dialog if latest version cannot be
    determined (lp#1324126).
  + Fix date formatting for invalid locale encodings.
  + Add necessary library files for spell-checking on Windows
* Mon Dec 23 2013
- Update to version 1.8.0:
  + Add font selection for edit mode.
  + Allow changing preview and cloud font in preferences.
  + Only allow opening RedNotebook minimized on Windows since other
    systems may lack a system tray.
  + Fix: Display tags starting with "SEP" in preview (lp#1255582).
  + Write scripts to cross-compile RedNotebook Windows exe and
    installer on Linux.
* Tue Nov 26 2013
- Update to version 1.7.3:
  + Jump to a specific date on startup with "--date 2013-10-31" on
    the commandline.
  + Display current date in the title bar.
  + Support inserting multiple pictures in one step.
  + Add DejaVu Sans as font fallback for clouds and preview.
  + Fix setting last image directory for insert dialog.
  + Only allow exporting selected text if we are in edit mode
  + Updated translations.
* Sat Jun 29 2013
- Update to version 1.7.2:
  + Show error if saving fails due to a directory not being
  + Ignore hashtags starting with more than one #.
  + Fix: Allow inserting files and pictures from the "recently
    used" section (lp#1195759).
* Tue Mar 19 2013
- Update to version 1.7.1:
  + Fix: Insert spellchecking correction in the correct position
- Changes from version 1.7.0:
  + Allow filtering exported days by tags.
  + Add option to export only the currently selected text.
  + Move spellcheck option from preferences to edit menu and add F7
  + Enable spellchecking on Windows. See help for adding custom
  + Better error message for invalid markup.
  + Show warning if no directory is selected before clicking the
    "Open" button when choosing a journal directory.
  + Gracefully handle BadStatusLines when checking for new
  + Do not try to set file permissions on Windows where they are
  + Fix hide-from-cloud for words containing backslashes
  + Fix relative file links on Windows.
  + Code: Switch from optparse to argparse.
* Sat Feb 09 2013
- Update to version 1.6.6:
  + Edit templates in RedNotebook directly. Preview and use the
    Insert and Format toolbar menus before inserting a template.
  + Support relative image links like [""my_pic"".jpg].
  + Add Ctrl+Return shortcut for adding manual linebreaks.
  + Let all toolbar menus always open the menu before performing an
  + Change Go-To-Today shortcut to Alt+Home (Ctrl+Home moves cursor
    to the start of the text).
  + Do not allow choosing an empty name for templates.
  + Do not parse #include as a hashtag.
  + Add info about network drives to help text.
  + Fix help text about links to local directories.
  + Fix: Let categories pane use new infobar notifications
Version: 2.22-bp154.1.59
* Wed May 19 2021 Ferdinand Thiessen <>
- Update to version 2.22
  * Add a "Give Feedback" button
* Thu Feb 11 2021 Dirk Müller <>
- update to 2.21:
  * Update MathJax to version 3 (#515, @dgcampea).
  * Fix date references in CEF-based HtmlView (#544, Paweł Żukowski).
  * Fix drag and drop (#492, @dgcampea).
  * Fix external previews (Eric Chazan).
  * Document how to change the theme on Windows (#487, Ankur A. Sharma).
  * Allow symlinking to `./run` script (#509).
  * Reload GTK theme colors when saving the journal (#485).
  * Don't use dark mode for exported HTML files (#486).
  * Use PNG version instead of SVG for RedNotebook icons to avoid problems on macOS.
  * Use GitHub actions for continuous integration testing.
  * Use background and foreground colors from GTK theme for HTML preview.
  * Fix HTML colors for dark themes (#474).
* Fri Jan 24 2020
- update to 2.16
  + Add menu items for adding titles (#464, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Upgrade to version 1.2 (#470).
* Wed Jan 01 2020
- update to 2.15
  + Fix tray icon on Windows (#394).
  2.14 (2019-11-17)
  + Support entry reference links in exported HTML (#452, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Add support for dark themes to cloud panel (#438).
  2.13 (2019-11-07)
  + Change unnamed date references from 2019-11-06 to [2019-11-06] (#458, #460, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Add option for controlling number of displayed tags (#456, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Fix setting maximum number of displayed tags (#461).
  2.12 (2019-11-02)
  + Allow linking between days with dates like 2019-02-14 and `[named links 2019-02-14]` (#176, #444, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Allow opening statistics dialog multiple times in one session (#370, #457, Paweł Żukowski).
  + Warn about outdated backups every week by default.
  + Increase default width of left panel to ensure that the calendar is fully visible (#376).
  2.11.1 (2019-04-07)
  + Always initialize spell checking whenever we switch text buffers (fixes #435).
  2.11 (2019-03-26)
  + Revert to GTK 3.18 stack on Windows (fixes #429 and #430).
  2.10 (2019-03-24)
  + Automatically push newest version to flathub.
  2.9.1 (2019-03-20)
  + Disable internal preview on Windows again since it sometimes crashes the app.
  2.9 (2019-03-17)
  + Use Python 3.6 and GTK 3.22 on Windows.
  + Build Windows installer with Appveyor.
  2.8.1 (2019-03-17)
  + Load the correct template for a given weekday (fixes #416).
  + Clear text buffers when opening a new journal (fixes #421).
  + Minor bug fixes.
  2.8 (2018-11-15)
  + Support internal previews on Windows again (#369).
  2.7.1 (2018-11-13)
  + Never let search phrases end up in the main text field (fixes #401).
  + Fix spell checking (fixes #412).
  2.7 (2018-11-06)
  + Use GtkSourceView for editor to obtain better undo/redo functionality (thanks @takluyver).
  + When saving, update the list of tags in the auto-complete list for the search.
  + Fix opening RedNotebook homepage from About dialog (#411).
  2.6.1 (2018-08-21)
  + Fix bug preventing new installations from starting up.
  2.6 (2018-08-20)
  + Move date format option to preferences dialog.
  + Use date format option for date in titlebar.
  + Remember selected date format for exports between sessions.
  + Check remote file for latest version number.
  + Check for latest version in separate thread.
  2.5 (2018-06-08)
  + Restore instant search (search as you type).
  + Add option for disabling instant search to preferences dialog.
  + Disable undo/redo buttons in preview mode (fixes #103).
  + Remove option to show/hide right-side tags panel from GUI (still present in configuration file).
  2.4 (2018-03-07)
  + Make search significantly faster by indexing all days.
  + Allow searching for multiple words.
  + Add AppVersion to InnoSetup file.
  + Homepage: Switch to HTTPS.