ANNOUNCE: parole 0.3.0 released

Sean Davis smd.seandavis at
Thu Aug 9 16:24:59 CEST 2012

parole 0.3.0 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: 554486b0227166865b71306f15ec0c50139db734
   MD5 checksum: 869b1c1f3a02d46ab17755d043b3e719

What is parole?

Parole is a modern simple media player based on the GStreamer framework
and written to fit well in the Xfce desktop.


Release notes for 0.3.0
Parole 0.3.0 released.  Changes:
- Replaced libxfce4gui dependencies with libxfce4ui
- Upgraded GTK interface to GTK 2.20+
- Revamped, minimalistic interface
- Replaced playbin with playbin2
- Improved subtitle/audio track handling
- Improved keyboard shortcuts
- Updated application icon
- Added command line option to enqueue files
- Cleared warnings due to deprecated functions
- Fixed many of the existing bugs

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