wiki:NEWS-4.8.20

Version 16 (modified by mooffie, 4 months ago) (diff)

#2942

Midnight Commander 4.8.20

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Major changes since 4.8.19

Core

  • Store the 'hotlist' file in ~/.local/share/mc instead of ~/.config/mc (#3687)

VFS

  • extfs helpers tester:
    • diff of failed tests is now included in output to ease bug reporting (#3784)

Editor

  • Syntax:

Viewer

Diff viewer

Misc

  • Unify curses initialization for various curses implementations (#3697)
  • Highlight txz extension as archive like tgz, etc. (#3782)

Fixes

  • Improper use of IEC and SI prefixes for size (#3666)
  • VFS: tests: locale issue causing helpers using 'sort' to fail (#3787)
  • VFS: tests: unportable 'echo' use causing one rpm helper test to fail (#3786)
  • Wrong --help message for mcview, mcedit and mcdiff (#3805)
  • man pages: wrong paths of mc.hint and mc.hlp (#3806)
  • External panelize: opening a file with an absolute path fails (#2942)