FEDORA-2018-7d55cce206 created by kalev 4 years ago for Fedora 28

vala 0.40.6 release.

Regression fix:

  • codegen: Avoid critical for array in-parameters with custom length-type
  • tests: Drop assert which is failing on big-endian archs

vala 0.40.5 release.

Various improvements and bug fixes:

  • Warn if --gir is used without --library [#708693]
  • Report an error if rank attribute is required but was not found [#660991]
  • scanner: Accept \R and \N escape sequences in regex literals [#749576]
  • scanner: Accept backreferences \1 through \99 in regex literals [#728574]
  • codegen:
    • Avoid critical in get_basic_type_info() when there is no signature [#729517]
    • Fix serializing multidimensional arrays [#735437]
    • Guard get_default_ref_sink_function() against null base-class
    • Respect cname ccode-attribute of lockable fields
    • Fix casting of length for "ref" array parameters
  • codewriter: Add 'new' to symbols if needed to match the original source [#614686]
  • girparser: Deal with missing "name" attribute by falling back on "c:type"
  • girwriter: Drop errornous indent
  • girwriter: Properly output variadic methods and use introspectable="0"
  • genie: Add support for the \v escape character [#664689]
  • genie: Add support for the \uXXXX escape sequence


  • glib-2.0: Fix IConv.iconv() [#634753]
  • gobject-2.0: Make constructor of ParamSpecBoxed public
  • gstreamer: Cherry-pick some fixes from 0.42
  • gtk+-3.0: Update to 3.22.30+21fddc39
  • gtk+-4.0: Update to 3.93.0+3a860719
  • javascriptcoregtk-4.0: buffer of String.get_utf8_cstring() is not "ref" [#788113]
  • posix: Add missing cname = "int" to Posix.Signal enum
  • sqlite3: Add additional constants for flags of Database.open_v2() [#795627]
  • webkit2gtk-4.0: Cherry-pick some fixes from 0.42

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh --advisory=FEDORA-2018-7d55cce206

This update has been submitted for testing by kalev.

4 years ago

This update has obsoleted vala-0.40.5-1.fc28, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

4 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

4 years ago
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