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Change Logs

* Sun Mar 22 2020 Maurizio Galli <>
- Add gtkstatusicon-fix.patch, backport to fix crashing tray icon
* Sun Mar 01 2020 Marguerite Su <>
- Add xapps-python3.patch, fix issues to build without python2
* Fri Jan 17 2020 Maurizio Galli <>
- Update to version 1.6.10
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Sync the visible state of the fallback
    GtkStatusIcon when it is first created.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Fix the timeout duration for
- Changes in previous versions since 1.4.8
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: fix hidpi icon rendering and spacing.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Allow a primary-click to activate appindicator
    icons when they have set a 'secondary activate' target.  Otherwise,
    have primary open the menu as it ordinarily would.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Reposition the menu when part of it would end
    up below the workarea of the monitor.
  * Call widget.show_all() before binding
    to the proxy's visible property.  The binding is one way only -
    local changes can override the state initially set by the proxy.
  * Add a small margin at either end of
    the applet, and allow ctrl-right-clicks anywhere on it, so the user
    can bring up the About menu.
  * Hardcode symbolic icons to 22px.
  * Mate applet: Don't use a handle
  * mate applet: fix configuring
  * mate applet: fix regression in install location
  * debian: fixup changed file locations
  * handle a null icon name correctly.
  * test-scripts: have xapp-status-applet sort icons in the same manner
    the real applets do (symbolic to the right, then by alpha process name).
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Keep an account of button presses so an orphan
    release doesn't activate or pop up a menu.
  * xapp-status-icon: Track and notify changes in types of support for
    the icon - notify when a status icon is picked up by a native applet,
    a traditional system tray, or is not being picked up by anything.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Replace g_enum_to_string with a custom function,
    this isn't available with lmde's glib.
  * xapp-status-icon: Add a function to check for the existence of any
    active status applets.
  * Implement XAppStatusIcon (gh#linuxmint/xapps#67)
  * libxapp: cleanup compile warnings (gh#linuxmint/xapps#69)
  * status icons: Add a monitor class for applets - XAppStatusIconMonitor,
  * test-scripts: add a status-icon-via-libappindicator script.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Remove leftover debug line
  * xapp-status-icon: When a menu is provided to XAppStatusIcon, handle
    positioning and showing it internally instead of requiring the application
    to do it.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Use G_ class macros to cleanup header file, fix
    xapp_status_icon_get_menu()  (copy/paste error).
  * Add some useful build C-flags, fix test script exec bit.
  * Add API reference in docs/reference/
  * Set theme jekyll-theme-architect
  * README: Add link to API reference
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Emit 'activate' during fallback status icon activation.
  * docs: Generate html automatically
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: Remove unused variable
  * icon chooser dialog: add default_icon property
  * icon chooser dialog: add *_add_custom_category () function
  * Add a Mate status applet (gh#linuxmint/xapps#72)
  * xapp-status-icon.c: Refactor event handling.
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: prevent segfault on non-existent icon name
  * IconChooserButton: Add the ability to set the default category
  * xapp-icon-chooser-button.c: add missing dispose method (gh#linuxmint/xapps#78)
  * Make improvements to event handling and widget
    appearance during clicks.
  * Add a custom install script for installing the generated header file.
  * Add i18n for the mate applet.
  * mate applet: Add an about window, use more appropriate install locations, move
    build replacement strings to a separate imported file.
  * xapp-status-icon.c: During async ops, when checking for cancellation, use the
    error code, as the cancellable may have reset in the interim, but the code will
    be correct.
  * status icons: Support multiple icons from the same process.
  * Revert "docs: Generate html automatically"
  * Add a makedoc script to update docs/reference
  * Update reference docs
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: color the symbolic icons properly and fix hidpi
  * Update translations
- Rebased xapps-void-return-no-return.patch
- Added mate subpackage for new mate xapp applet
* Sun Jul 28 2019 Marguerite Su <>
- Update to version 1.4.8
  * xapp-icon-chooser-button.c: make dialog inherit modal state
* Wed Mar 06 2019 Alexei Sorokin <>
- Update to version 1.4.5 (changes since 1.2.2):
  * Add an XAppStackSidebar widget (gh#linuxmint/xapps#45).
  * stack-sidear: Simplify a bit.
  * stack-sidebar: Allow using in Glade.
  * xapp-stack-sidebar.c: Set our internal children visible during
  * icons: Add new icons for the nemo preferences window.
  * prefs-window: Use XAppStackSidebar.
  * Add an icon chooser dialogue (gh#linuxmint/xapps#51).
  * icon-chooser: Do a bit of restyling (gh#linuxmint/xapps#52).
  * Fix segfault in icon chooser dialogue and ensure a category is
    always selected (gh#linuxmint/xapps#54).
  * Add an icon chooser button. Displays an image of the icon and
    opens the icon chooser dialogue on click
  * prefs-window: Restyle to better match other dialogues
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog: Include the generated enums header in
    the .c file so it does not break C application compilation.
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog: Add
  * icon chooser dialog: Prevent the dialogue from being destroyed
    when the window close button is clicked. This was causing an
    issue where the dialogue will not reopen in some cases
  * icon chooser button: Fix image not updating when the icon
    property is set (gh#linuxmint/xapps#57).
  * icon chooser dialog: Initialise the default value for the
    allow_paths property. it was causing file paths to not work
    when the property wasn't set, even though the browse button was
    showing (gh#linuxmint/xapps#59).
  * icon chooser button: Prevent string pointer issues when calling
    icon_chooser_button_set_icon() (gh#linuxmint/xapps#58).
  * icon chooser button: Enforce image size when using paths.
  * xapp-icon-chooser-button.h: Add missing public method and fix
    annotation for it.
  * XAppGtkWindow: Make derivable type.
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog: Use XAppGtkWindow as a parent class,
    make the default window size slightly taller to prevent a
    category scroll bar under typical situations, remove the
    skip-taskbar hint in the test script.
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: Give the window the title
    "Choose an icon".
  * various improvements (gh#linuxmint/xapps#61).
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: Only display icons that belong to
  * xapp-icon-chooser-dialog.c: Don't deep copy the category's icon
    list, just shallow copy and only free the strings once.
  * Update translations
- Add xapps-void-return-no-return.patch: Satisfy rpmlint checks.
* Fri Jul 20 2018
- Update to version 1.2.2:
  * xapp-gtk-window.c: Check for x11 at a more appropriate time.
  * Pastebin: Replace gist with termbin.
* Tue May 08 2018
- Update to version 1.2.1:
  * icons: Add category-search-symbolic.
* Thu Apr 19 2018
- Update to version 1.2.0:
  * Switch to Meson.
  * xapp-gtk-window.c: Use gdk_error_trap_pop_ignored to quiet
    build warning.
  * xapp-gtk-window.c: Skip x11 calls if we're not running an
    x session.
  * xapp-gtk-window.c: Only do an x11 check once, cache the result.
  * prefs-window: Remove a stray separator.
  * build: Fix pkg-config generation to require
    header-file-included libs.
  * Add a media-mount-symbolic icon.
  * Extract/compress icons for nemo-fileroller.
- Enable gtk-doc.
Version: 1.0.4-bp150.2.3
* Sat Oct 28 2017
- Update to version 1.0.4:
  * Add xapp-gtk-utils.c, xapp-gtk-utils.h.
  * Remove extra spaces inserted by clandestine foreign hackers.
  * Add XAppGtkWindow, with methods that shadow GtkWindow's icon
    setting ones. This way, applications only need to change the
    window class, rather than adding extra code.
  * Allow XAppGtkWindows to be used in GtkBuilder (.ui) files.
  * pygobject/ Simplify and add an explanation as to why
    this file is here.
  * xapp-gtk-window.c: Add xid-based functions.
  * xapp-gtk-window: Move the Xlib include into the .c file - it can
    cause namespace collisions. It's ok to treat "Window" as an
    unsigned long, because that's what it is.
  * xapp-gtk-window: Trap X errors when setting progress.
  * Add a VAPI file to support Vala.
- Remove baselibs.conf: has unsolved requirements.
* Thu May 04 2017
- Update to version 1.0.3:
  * Fix build.
  * xapp-kbd-layout-controller: Update test script to reflect
    current api/intent.
  * Review licensing.
  * Handle exceptions in usr/bin/upload-system-info.
  * Add a couple of symbolic pane visibility icons.
  * icons: Add an icon for regex-search.
  * Switch to the correct python deps.
  * xapp-kbd-layout-controller.c: Allow up to 3 character labels.
  * Complete our set of pane icons.
  * Add support for building gtk-doc.
  * Migrate away from gnome-common deprecated vars and macros.
  * Use python3 as all scripts are in python3.
- Update the package licence to GPL-3.0+.
* Tue Nov 08 2016
- Initial package.