Commit Digest: Issue 201view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 2287 commits, in 213 projects, by 225 happy hackers (and 508 were translation commits). Tim-Philipp Müller ported sushi to GStreamer 1.0 . (GNOME bug 680425) Ryan Lortie enabled i18n support for dconf-editor . (GNOME bug 642217) Marc-André Lureau added a search bar to gnome-boxes, it will search as you type and filter the boxes . (Software)

GNOME: Official Announcement and Invitation to Boston Summit 2012view story

http://www.gnome.org – This year's GNOME Boston Summit will be held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Columbus Day Weekend (6th - 8th October), at the MIT Tang Center. The Boston Summit is a three-day event for GNOME developers and contributors. Unlike traditional conferences, Boston Summit is all about getting developers together and getting things done. (Software)

GNOME Foundation: Boston Summit 2012view story

http://permalink.gmane.org – Hi, At GUADEC, it was announced that the Boston Summit 2012 is on! More information is available here: https://live.gnome.org/Boston2012 Please do fill in the attendance list so we can somewhat accurately gauge required refreshment quantity, etc. There's a lot of topics to discuss, and I hope we can continue some of the momentum from the awesome GUADEC that just finished! (Software)

Commit Digest: Issue 200view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 1689 commits, in 166 projects, by 220 happy hackers (and 350 were translation commits). Paolo Bacchilega added an application menu to gthumb. Milan Crha updated evolution-ews to be able to read/write folder permissions. In gnome-clocks Eslam Mostafa commited a new design for the alarms dialog. Carlos Garcia Campos continued porting Epiphany to webkit2, this week the inspector and the (Software)

Development: svn.gnome.org is no moreview story

http://permalink.gmane.org – Although we've migrated to Git a long time ago, we still had svn.gnome.org up and running. I've killed svn.gnome.org just now. The svn repository data is still available to sysadmins, but not how long we'll keep it. (Software)

GNOME: Interview with incoming Board Member Seif Lotfyview story

http://www.gnome.org – Today's interview is from Seif Lotfy, one of the new GNOME Foundation board members. Where do you live/work? Darmstadt, 30km south of Frankfurt Germany. Why is open source/free software important to you? I believe open source/free software promotes innovation, due to its nature of crowd sourcing. How/when/why did you become involved in GNOME? I started using GNOME in 2004. (Software)

GNOME: GNOME publishes the GNOME Outreach Program Yearbook 2012view story

http://www.gnome.org – In the last year, the GNOME Outreach Program made several improvements to its central projects, the Outreach Program for Women and Google Summer of Code. (Software)

GNOME: GNOME UX Hackfest Kicks off in A Coruñaview story

http://www.gnome.org – GUADEC is only a few days away, but GNOME contributors are already gathering in A Coruña and getting down to some important work. Today marks the beginning of a two-day design event that is being hosted in the Igalia A Coruña office. The UX Hackfest brings GNOME designers and developers together to review ongoing development initiatives. (Software)

GNOME: Interview with GUADEC Organizer Emilio J Padrónview story

http://www.gnome.org – Our next interview comes from another member of the local GUADEC organizing team Emilio J Padrón. Whats your name? Emilio J. Padrón Where do you live and/or work? I both live and work in A Coruña, though I often stay in Ourense as well, my hometown. What do you like to do in your free time? Mainly reading. I also love playing (and watching) basketball. (Software)

Commit Digest: Issue 198view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 1965 commits, in 176 projects, by 239 happy hackers (and 372 were translation commits). Aleksander Morgado ported devhelp to GtkApplication, and got it an application menu . (GNOME bug 677927) In libgdata Philip Withnall added support for downloading thumbnails of Google Documents documents . (Software)