9 Jan 2004 Jody   » (Master)

More GtkAction fun. You'll soon be able to desensitize entire ction groups in one go. Even more fun, I'll get my long standing wish to be able to have a hook befor eand after an action at the app level. Reworked the icon theme warning, and poked tim on GSF_CLASS.

Tried to replicate the blank crash and couldn't but valgrind did complain a bit about a minor issue in gtksourceview, patched that. Not at all thrilled with the notion of doing any more locale bogosity as suggested by the jds patch. Morten's approach of just manually doing the decimal point %d.%d seems more likely to keep us sane.

Control Center
Reworked the server.in generator to do it at the absolutely last moment, this makes auto* happy, but worried Rodney.

Sergey has the gkb/gswitcher wrapepr in place. A few build fixes, and some minor tweaks to fix build breakage, and gnome-applets looks good to go.

Some very good bugs recently. The format engine actually became less crufty when one of XL's mysteries became clearer. Then, just when everything seemed safe, someone pointed out what appears to have been a difference in the way XL does implicit conversion. The solution seems to be to get rid of the 's' (string) argument type. Something that has been there since long before I started. Where the original code was preocupied with what type the argument was, the new code is more about listing how to handle errors, or blanks. Come on people stop finding interesting bugs or we'll never get the new features done ! The GtkAction port seems to solve the problems with our custom combos and gradient themes, which is one less bug to bother fixing. Now I just need to look into xls name export again and 1.2.5 should be good to go, with 1.3.0 not far behind.

Potty Training
The wee lad is making some progress. Boys go thank your parents for helping you grow up. Doing this definitely helps put things into perspective. Dad you almost certainly don't read this, but I'll apologize again just in case. Aiming is clearly a learned skill, and I sure don't recall doing the cleanup.

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