ANNOUNCE: garcon 0.1.8 released

Nick Schermer nick at
Sun Jun 19 15:40:32 CEST 2011

garcon 0.1.8 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: e5eac6a13208c81ccad0941656c01e7a69530f03
   MD5 checksum: 18fbf523ed2865dfaccdfb40b4b20b05

What is garcon?

Garcon is an implementation of the menu specification
replacing the former Xfce menu library libxfce4menu. It is based on
GLib/GIO only and aims at covering the entire specification except for
legacy menus.


Release notes for 0.1.8

- Remove the science toplevel category (bug #1038).
- Fix merging parent menu file (bug #7169).
- Handle local desktop file loading directly.
- Don't unref NULL file in GarconMenuDirectory.
- Translation updates: Telugu, Portuguese (Brazilian), Lithuanian,
  Dutch (Flemish), Chinese (China), German (de).

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