wiki:NEWS-4.8.17
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Midnight Commander 4.8.17

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Major changes since 4.8.16

Core

  • Minimal version of Gettext is 0.18.1 (#1885)
  • Optimization of copy/move operations (use adaptive buffer as in coreutils) (#2193)
  • Recognize csh as tcsh (#2742)
  • Centered scrolling of file panel (#3130)
  • Internals:
    • Switch to new high-level mouse API (#3571)

VFS

  • FISH helpers: remove executable bit (#3610)

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Misc

  • Code cleanup (#3598, #3607)
  • Install mc.keymap as a symlink to mc.default.keymap (#3609)
  • File highlight: add more common file formats

Fixes

  • Segfault due to incorrect value of SHELL environment variable (#3606)
  • Segfault when copying files under FreeBSD 9.3 (#3617)
  • Segfault when entering into some cpio archives (#3621)
  • Subshell output lost on window resize under tmux, GNU screen (#3639)
  • Subshell cursor position lost after window resizing (#3640)
  • Listbox no longer scrolls when dragging outside widget (#3559)
  • VFS: extfs: incorrect date parsing in unzip (#3622)
  • VFS: extfs: buffer overflow (#3605)
  • VFS: patchfs: syntax error (#3620)
  • VFS: fish: mistakes in ls Perl helper (#3611)