wiki:NEWS-4.7.0.2
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Midnight Commander 4.7.0.2

Please note that all the changes contained in this release will also make it into the next release of the "master" branch. The 4.7.0.x release series will only contain bug fixes and stabilization patches.

Major changes since 4.7.0.1

Core

  • Minimal required GLib version is 2.8 (#1980)
  • Reorganizing of directory structure (#1866)
  • States of all 'Find File' dialog checkboxes are saved in user configuration file (#1874, #1965)
  • New file type bindings:
    • viewing .lyx with lyxcat, opening with lyx (#1693)

VFS

  • Small reorganizing (#1931)

Editor

  • Some simple optimization of syntax highlighting engine (#1843)
  • New editor action 'Mark all', new keybind EditMarkAll (#1945)
  • Changed default for 'Cursor beyond EOL', now it switched off by default (#1946)
  • Changed default color pair for 'editbold' (search result) to be more sensible (#1559).

Misc

  • Lots of code cleanup (#1780, #1915, #1990)
  • Removed obsolete checks in configuration scripts (#262, #1932)
  • Documentation updates
  • Translation updates

Fixes

  • MC won't compile on Solaris due to undefined constant NAME_MAX (#1943)
  • MC won't compile on AIX (#1957)
  • Missing includes (#1930)
  • Missing printf format (#1960)
  • Memory and file descriptors leaks (#1953)
  • Small error in versioning (#1905)
  • Segfault in input line history (#1936)
  • MC crashes on exit when using C locale (#1942)
  • Assertion failed for g_array_free (#1954)
  • Broken transparency if MC is built with NCurses (#1657)
  • Selections not visible on monochrome terminals (#1972)
  • Colors of visible inactive menu (#1702)
  • Incorrect input line length in 'Edit symlink' dialog window (#1955)
  • Unquoted shell variables in used menus (#1967)
  • Incorrecy movement in last line in editor (moving cursor to the empty last line) (#1956)
  • Incorrect editor lock files check (#1935)
  • Segfault at try of edit (F4) archives with utf-8 names (x86_64 specified) (#1982)
  • Viewer in QuickView mode corrupts screen (#1918, #1944)
  • MC crashes if file name in archves contain '@' symbol (#1605)
  • deba and debd VFS: items from DEBIAN directory are not accessible (#1920)
  • Samba is not built with tcc (#1933)
  • Incorrect conditional compilation of mcserver (#1925)