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    1 2020-10-04: Revelation 0.5.4
    2 ============================
    3 "Drifting through the marsh we made it just outside the bend"
    4 
    5 New features:
    6 
    7 - Keyboard Shortcuts Page (KSP) available #39 [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
    8 - Port to Meson build system #55 [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
    9 - Migrate from Gtk.FileChooserDialog to Gtk.FileChooserNative to avoid having
   10   to grant full $HOME access in Flatpak #27 [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
   11 - KeepassXC CSV importer #67
   12 
   13 Bugfixes:
   14 
   15 - Fix importing / exporting issues #62 #63 #64 #65 #43 [Miquel Garriga]
   16 - Fix opening multiple revelation from console #46 [Miquel Garriga]
   17 - Restore Key_Escape accelerator in searchbar #46 [Miquel Garriga]
   18 - Close button now closes file, doesn't quit #47
   19 
   20 Translation:
   21 - Update Basque and Spanish translations
   22 
   23 Others:
   24 - This will be the last version with autotools support, next release will drop
   25   autotools code. Future releases will only support Meson.
   26 - Multiple cleanups #51 #54 #59 [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
   27 - Update searchbar code and improve usability #44 #45 [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
   28 - Change desktop file categories #61 [Matthias Mailänder]
   29 
   30 
   31 2020-09-13: Revelation 0.5.3
   32 ============================
   33 "Gora mirotzak!"
   34 
   35 Bugfixes:
   36 
   37 - Fix moving multiple entries #30 [Miquel Garriga]
   38 - Fix CSV and HTML export #31
   39 - Fix missing icons wiht icons from Inkscape #32
   40 - Fix crash when right-click on entry details #33 #35 [Miquel Garriga]
   41 - Not able to import/export old Revelation1 files #41
   42 
   43 Others:
   44 
   45 - Migrate from PyCrytpo to PyCryptodomex #13 [Miquel Garriga]
   46 - Install path changed from pyexecdir to pythondir #36 [Robert-André Mauchin]
   47 - Use pycryptdome's PBKDF2 instead of own library #40
   48 - More changes to adapt to Flathub and Fedora
   49 - GTK3-3.22 is required now
   50 
   51 
   52 2020-09-04: Revelation 0.5.2
   53 ============================
   54 "Back to chaos"
   55 
   56 Bugfixes:
   57 - Fix #24  [Miquel Garriga]
   58 
   59 Translation:
   60 - Update translations
   61 
   62 Others:
   63 - Change AppData install dir for Flathub
   64 
   65 
   66 2020-08-30: Revelation 0.5.1
   67 ============================
   68 "Cadi Cadi"
   69 
   70 Bugfixes:
   71 - Fix #21  [Miquel Garriga]
   72 
   73 Translation:
   74 - Add Polish translation
   75 - Updated Dutch translation
   76 
   77 Others:
   78 - Remove python-dbus dependency
   79 
   80 
   81 2020-08-10: Revelation 0.5.0
   82 ============================
   83 "No estaba muerto, estaba de parranda"
   84 
   85 New features:
   86 - Code migrated to Python3 and GTK3 #11 [Miquel Garriga]
   87 - Bitwarden CSV exporter #8 [Arjuna Del Toso]
   88 - Migrate from Intltool to Gettext [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
   89 
   90 Bugfixes:
   91 - Fix 256x256 icon #5 [Matthias Mailänder]
   92 - Fix autoload when file has special characters #3 #11 [Pieter Ennes]
   93 
   94 Translation:
   95 - Update translations
   96 
   97 Others:
   98 - Remove applet code
   99 - Use Makefile macros when using sed [Germán Poo-Caamaño]
  100 - Remove unused code [Miquel Garriga]
  101 
  102 
  103 2012-07-01: Revelation 0.4.14
  104 =============================
  105 
  106 New features:
  107 - Added a new file encryption format using PBKDF2 #61 [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  108 - Warn users about old file encryption format being non-secure
  109 - Moved applet to own dir to fix 'make dist'
  110 
  111 
  112 Translation:
  113 - Added Dutch translation [Dirk Dierickx]
  114 - Updated Basque, Spanish, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Estonian, and Russian.
  115 
  116 
  117 2012-05-27: Revelation 0.4.13
  118 =============================
  119 
  120 New features:
  121 - Added VNC and RDP entry types and open both with vinagre
  122 - Added CSV exporter #12 [Gergely Nagy]
  123 - Added email field to website entries #19
  124 - Added option to use punctuation characters when generating passwords
  125 - Remove autogenerated files [Tristan Heaven]
  126 - Use system cracklib instead of the old bundled python-crack [Tristan Heaven]
  127 - Rework the export in a plain text file [Pierre-Yves Chibon]
  128 - New SVG icon #71 [Frederik Elwert]
  129 - Added notes field to entries #6 #68 [jfrias]
  130 
  131 Bugfixes:
  132 - Fix crash on LUKS code because of a typo
  133 - Fix export to Password Safe #13 [Stuart Rackham]
  134 - Allow import from files with no pad charachters from gpass [Paul Dokas]
  135 - Gettext strings from revelation.in and revelation-applet.in were not exported
  136   by intltool-update. Renamed both files to have .py extension
  137 - Fix multiple locks after being blocked by screensaver #74
  138 - Warn user about the password length [Stefan Völkel]
  139 - Fix applet icon on start. Debian #603572 [Stefan Völkel]
  140 - Don't quit if escape is pressed in the 'Save changes before quitting?' 
  141   dialog. [Raúl Gutiérrez Segalés]
  142 - Fix NoneType error if datafile is not yet defined [Stefan Völkel]
  143 - Replace string Exceptions by proper ones on LUKS. [John Lenz]
  144 
  145 Translation:
  146 - added basque translation [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  147 - added spanish translation [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  148 - added estonian translation [Rivo Zängov]
  149 - added portuguese (Brazil) [Joacelio Moura de Lucena]
  150 - updated german translation [Tobias Quathamer]
  151 
  152 
  153 2011-11-12: Revelation 0.4.12
  154 =============================
  155 
  156 New features:
  157 - ported from gnomevfs to gio #5 [Thomas Jenkins]
  158 - ported from gnome.ui to gtk [Thomas Jenkins]
  159 - made desktop file translatable [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  160 - Entries are now sorted alphabetically [Ben Walsh]
  161 - Create .xz on make dist [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  162 - Added support for locking when screensaver is activated #14 #42 [Alfredo Beaumont]
  163 
  164 Bugfixes:
  165 - fixed crash in XHTML exporter [Javier Kohen]
  166 - fixed crash when saving file after certain imports
  167 - fixed crash when searching on some systems
  168 - fixed crash when entering insecure password on some systems
  169 - fixed crash in applet #3
  170 - removed deprecated tooltip system #20 [Thomas Jenkins]
  171 - fix missing icons using similar ones #46 [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  172 - fix url label max size to 60 chars #45 [Mikel Olasagasti Uranga]
  173 
  174 Translation:
  175 - added finnish translation [Ilkka Tuohela]
  176 - added russian translation [Aleksey Klimov]
  177 - added swedish translation of desktop file [Daniel Nylander]
  178 - added lithuanian translation [Remigijus Jarmalavičius]
  179 - added catalan translation [David Planella]
  180 
  181 2007-01-16: Revelation 0.4.11
  182 =============================
  183 
  184 Bugfixes:
  185 - fix applet configuration checks
  186 
  187 Translation:
  188 - updated czech translation [Zbyněk Mrkvička]
  189 
  190 
  191 2007-01-16: Revelation 0.4.10
  192 =============================
  193 
  194 Bugfixes:
  195 - don't import missing mman module in applet
  196 
  197 
  198 2007-01-11: Revelation 0.4.9
  199 ============================
  200 
  201 Bugfixes:
  202 - fixed translation of field names and tooltips
  203 - don't include built config.py during make dist
  204 - added POTFILES.skip to skip translation for certain files
  205 - set utf-8 encoding for POTFILES
  206 
  207 Translations:
  208 - added czech translation [Zbyněk Mrkvička]
  209 - updated german translation [Daniel Schindler]
  210 
  211 
  212 2006-12-31: Revelation 0.4.8
  213 ============================
  214 
  215 New features:
  216 - translation support
  217 - ported to gtk+ 2.8 and gnome 2.10
  218 - added LUKS file import/export [John Lenz]
  219 - added SplashID CSV file import [Devan Goodwin]
  220 - cleaned up preferences dialog
  221 - only show Revelation files by default in open and save dialogs
  222 
  223 Bugfixes:
  224 - improved error detection during file saving
  225 - handle errors while loading icons [Wade Berrier]
  226 - scale icons with improper sizes
  227 - use new icon for ftp accounts (old one removed from gnome-icon-theme)
  228 - fixed crash when doubleclicking tree with no entry selected
  229 - password generator now always avoids ambiguous characters
  230 - password checker and generator follow "show passwords" preference
  231 - don't use passwords in default goto commands
  232 - HIG fixes
  233 - added missing config.guess and config.sub autoconf files
  234 
  235 Translations:
  236 - added chinese translation [Dancefire]
  237 - added french translation [Gilles Accad]
  238 - added german translation [Christian Sagmueller]
  239 - added swedish translation [Daniel Nylander]
  240 
  241 Code changes:
  242 - improved build scripts
  243 - generate ChangeLog from subversion log during make dist
  244 - removed gnomemisc module
  245 - don't use deprecated gnome-python modules
  246 - moved convert_entry_generic() to the Entry.convert_generic() method
  247 
  248 
  249 2006-02-06: Revelation 0.4.7
  250 ============================
  251 
  252 Bugfixes:
  253 - don't crash when unlocking file
  254 - ignore errors when automatically reloading file in applet
  255 - avoid hanging on missing network mounts when opening file
  256 - build pyc/pyo files correctly when using DESTDIR with make install
  257 
  258 
  259 2006-01-26: Revelation 0.4.6
  260 ============================
  261 
  262 New features:
  263 - improved the searchbar, and use it instead of find dialog
  264 - new applet option to show/hide search entry
  265 - use icons instead of colors in password entries to indicate strength
  266 - added Shannon entropy test and other improvements to password checker
  267 
  268 Bugfixes:
  269 - fixed drag and drop undo/redo crashes
  270 - don't initialize python modules during configure checks
  271 - strip xml entities from password on clipboard copy or drag/drop
  272 - fix crash in Password Safe import/export with fields longer than 256 chars
  273 - use full path when starting Revelation from applet
  274 - use correct key path for applet show_passwords gconf schema key
  275 - ~ in filenames will now be expanded to homedir
  276 - changed default file format for export to XML
  277 - changed button "Edit" to "Update" in edit entry dialog
  278 - remove GNOME_RevelationApplet.server during make clean
  279 
  280 Code changes:
  281 - use stock gtk icon sizes instead of custom ones
  282 
  283 
  284 2005-08-25: Revelation 0.4.5
  285 ============================
  286 
  287 New features:
  288 - added Password Safe 2.x import/export
  289 - added Password Safe 1.x import/export
  290 - added GPass 0.5.x import/export
  291 - added MyPasswordSafe import/export
  292 - added MyPasswordSafe import/export for old file format
  293 - added Password Gorilla import/export
  294 
  295 Bugfixes:
  296 - fix crash when searching with non-Unicode locale
  297 - fix crashes in applet and with drag/drop on 64-bit systems
  298 - encode data as Unicode when loading from files
  299 - more informative error messages for gnomemisc module
  300 - fix incorrect magic string in MIME-type entry
  301 - fixed a bug when importing GPass 0.4.x files with empty note
  302 - GPass importer handles multi-line notes correctly
  303 - GPass importer skips hostnames containing only http://
  304 - set correct app version number in datafile header
  305 - default lock timeout for applet set to 10 minutes
  306 
  307 Code changes:
  308 - check for necessary python modules at configure-time
  309 - don't use unnecessary defsfiles when building gnomemisc module
  310 - improved the applet name and description
  311 
  312 
  313 2005-08-07: Revelation 0.4.4
  314 ============================
  315 
  316 New features:
  317 - GNOME panel applet for looking up account info
  318 - option for copying password to clipboard on doubleclick
  319 - passwords are removed from clipboard after 60 seconds
  320 - drag-and-drop from password labels when hiding passwords
  321 - new "Add folder" item, instead of adding folders through "Add entry"
  322 - rearranged toolbar layout
  323 - option for setting toolbar style
  324 - the searchbar entry gets focus on startup if shown
  325 
  326 Bugfixes:
  327 - don't crash when attempting to load missing theme icons
  328 - properly handle all gnome-vfs errors when reading/writing files
  329 - password labels are unselectable when hiding passwords
  330 - don't warn about missing config data when schema install worked
  331 - avoid showing duplicates of non-modal dialogs
  332 - HIGified labels in dialogs
  333 - install modules into platform-specific pyexecdir instead of pythondir
  334 - don't use deprecated gnome.vfs module with gnome-python 2.10
  335 - properly quote autoconf macro names
  336 
  337 Code changes:
  338 - removed unit tests
  339 - moved Timer class from ui module to data module
  340 - moved the wrap/ directory to src/wrap/
  341 - renamed the authmanager module to gnomemisc
  342 - wrapped panel_applet_request_focus()
  343 
  344 
  345 2005-03-31: Revelation 0.4.3
  346 ============================
  347 
  348 New features:
  349 - added quit button to unlock file dialog
  350 
  351 Bugfixes:
  352 - don't wrap gnome_authentication_manager_dialog_is_visible()
  353   (only available from libgnomeui-2.7.92)
  354 - make configure search for cracklib-format, cracklib-packer,
  355   crack_mkdict and crack_packer as well as the normal commands
  356 - stop autolock-timer when manually locking file, to avoid crash when
  357   timer tries to re-lock file
  358 
  359 
  360 2005-03-22: Revelation 0.4.2
  361 ============================
  362 
  363 Bugfixes:
  364 - don't use gtk.Action.set_sensitive() (API from gtk 2.6)
  365 - check for mkdict/packer under /sbin and /usr/sbin in addition to $PATH
  366 
  367 
  368 2005-03-21: Revelation 0.4.1
  369 ============================
  370 
  371 New features:
  372 - option to autolock file after a period of inactivity
  373 - check password strength while entering, using cracklib
  374 - ask user to reload file if it is changed outside revelation
  375 - added preference to select doubleclick action; go to, or edit
  376 - added password checker dialog
  377 - improved the preference dialog
  378 - improved user interface for copying passwords (and optionally
  379   usernames) to the clipboard
  380 
  381 Bugfixes:
  382 - use correct encoding in data files
  383 - workaround for incorrect data file encoding (as generated by 0.4.0)
  384 - make undo actually work for edit actions
  385 - don't crash when redoing an undone edit action
  386 - don't crash when unable to save file (wrong permissions etc)
  387 - don't crash when loading missing icons from theme
  388 - fix potential crash on quit with some pygtk versions
  389 - workaround for gnome-python bug causing crashes on 64-bit systems
  390   when changing a preference
  391 - workaround for gnome-python 2.9.x crasher bug in the session client
  392 - properly handle invalid data in data files
  393 - prefs, password generator and search dialogs are no longer modal
  394 - display non-ascii characters in filenames correctly
  395 - use fallback folder icons when not found in theme
  396 - hide any open dialogs when locking the file
  397 - don't steal clipboard events from widgets in main window
  398 - update icons on theme change
  399 - use better lock icon
  400 - use better stock icons for dialog buttons
  401 - left-align labels in link-buttons (for URLs etc)
  402 
  403 Code changes:
  404 - cleaned up the build-system and source file layout
  405 
  406 
  407 2005-02-08: Revelation 0.4.0
  408 ============================
  409 
  410 New features:
  411 - added export to plain text
  412 
  413 Bugfixes:
  414 - treeview keyboard commands caused unhandled exception
  415 - autosave file on drag/drop, if enabled
  416 - set default button for overwrite dialog to cancel
  417 - added configure switches for disabling mime and desktop update
  418 - respect --disable-schemas-install configure switch
  419 - build byte-compiled datahandler modules
  420 
  421 
  422 2005-02-01: Revelation 0.4.0-pre2
  423 =================================
  424 
  425 Bugfixes:
  426 - allow entry drag'n'drop to folder directly before/after entry
  427 - crash when undoing an entry drag/drop under certain circumstances
  428 - place Revelation under Accessories in the GNOME menu (Utility category)
  429 - install mimetype icon into correct directory
  430 - run update-desktop-database on install, to register app for mimetype
  431 - don't install authmanager module into bindir
  432 - build authmanager module with position-independent code
  433 - allow installation when fd.o shared MIME utils are missing
  434 - don't update MIME databases at build-time if DESTDIR is set
  435 
  436 Code changes:
  437 - updated unit tests for ui module
  438 
  439 
  440 2005-01-24: Revelation 0.4.0-pre1
  441 =================================
  442 
  443 New features:
  444 - port to gtk+ 2.4 (new file dialog, combobox etc)
  445 - file handling uses GNOME VFS (can open files over http, ftp etc)
  446 - use icons from the active GNOME icon theme
  447 - improved widgets when editing entries (dropdowns, fileselectors etc)
  448 - drag and drop of entries in tree
  449 - files can be dragged to Revelation to open them
  450 - the account clipboard is shared between Revelation instances
  451 - an account password chain is copied to the clipboard when launching entry
  452 - added menu item for copying username and password chain to clipboard
  453 - username and password can be copied to clipboard, even when hidden
  454 - default action for entries is "go to"
  455 - integrated with gnome session manager
  456 - new application icon
  457 - added icon and mime-type for the data files
  458 
  459 Bugfixes:
  460 - quit works correctly after continuing from an unhandled error
  461 - gtk/gnome command-line arguments are handled correctly
  462 - don't subclass gnome.ui.HRef (abstract widget from gnome-python 2.9.x)
  463 - fall back to False for GNOME toolbar_detachable setting
  464 - renamed "launch" to "go to"
  465 
  466 Code changes:
  467 - rewrote and cleaned up all code
  468 - improved the module APIs
  469 - added unittests for config, data, datahandler, entry, io, ui and util
  470   modules
  471 - removed libxml dependency (uses xml.dom.minidom from python instead)
  472 - reorganized source file tree
  473 - use GNU autotools for installation instead of python distutils
  474 - use GtkUIManager for UI generation and management
  475 
  476 
  477 2004-09-27: Revelation 0.3.4
  478 ============================
  479 
  480 Bugfixes:
  481 - the Domain field had the tooltip set as its name
  482 - the searchbar follows the detachable toolbar setting in gnome
  483 - ask to continue running when an unknown error occurs
  484 - activate searchbar button when hitting return in the entry
  485 - workaround for crasher bug when editing an entry on some systems
  486 
  487 
  488 2004-08-30: Revelation 0.3.3
  489 ============================
  490 
  491 New features:
  492 - added entry launchers
  493 - added a search toolbar (disabled by default)
  494 - added a password generator dialog
  495 - added an XHTML/CSS exporter
  496 - unknown errors are reported in a dialog with an error call traceback
  497 
  498 Bugfixes:
  499 - entry descriptions were not set when adding/editing an entry
  500 - changed the keyboard shortcuts for add, edit and update entry to use
  501   the control modifier key, to avoid overriding other use of the keys.
  502   the old keyboard shortcuts can still be used when the tree has focus
  503 
  504 Code changes:
  505 - created subclasses of Entry class for the various entry types
  506 - created subclasses of Field class for the various field types
  507 - added config_get() and config_connect() convenience functions
  508 
  509 
  510 2004-08-09: Revelation 0.3.2
  511 ============================
  512 
  513 Bugfixes:
  514 - don't attempt to load the removed druid module on startup
  515 
  516 
  517 2004-08-08: Revelation 0.3.1
  518 ============================
  519 
  520 New features:
  521 - added a preference for autosaving data on change
  522 - added import/export of .netrc files
  523 - added import/export of GNOME Password Manager (gpass) files
  524 - replaced the import/export druids with normal file selectors
  525 - window size and position is stored on quit
  526 - default type when adding entries is Generic
  527 - vertical scrollbar only displayed when needed
  528 - most dialogs can be closed by pressing Escape
  529 - the OK button in password dialogs is ghosted until passwords are given
  530 - removed schema installation from setup.py to ease packaging
  531 
  532 Bugfixes:
  533 - the preferences and import/export druids crashed on some systems
  534 - the gconf schema is checked on startup, and reinstalled when needed
  535 - fields containing & were not displayed correctly
  536 - file selector was opened when saving file in quit confirmation
  537 - spin buttons would not accept input from the keyboard
  538 - missing parent directories are created when saving files
  539 - added access keys to popup menus
  540 - file selectors and the about dialog set as transient for main window
  541 
  542 Code changes:
  543 - rewrote data handling to use new Entry and Field objects,
  544   and improved EntryStore, UndoQueue, DataFile and other
  545   related systems
  546 - data handlers split out into separate modules
  547 - rewrote the configuration handling, using a new Config class
  548 - merged application UI and functionality classes
  549 - cleaned up dialog and ui code
  550 
  551 
  552 2004-04-06: Revelation 0.3.0
  553 ============================
  554 
  555 New features:
  556 - integrated password generator
  557 - gconf integration
  558 - new preference dialog
  559 - option for automatically opening file on startup
  560 - option for hiding passwords
  561 - an opened file can be locked
  562 - many small ui and usability improvements
  563 
  564 Bugfixes:
  565 - the Figaro's Password Manager importer failed on empty fields
  566 - the password dialog allowed passwords longer than the keylength
  567   of the encryption algorithms, causing them to fail
  568 
  569 Other changes:
  570 - complete rewrite of some components, and major cleanups of others
  571 - removed the Usenet account type
  572