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Midnight Commander 4.8.19
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There are quite some changes and fixes so I guess it's worth updating.

Changelog:

  • Core
    • Replace $MC_HOME with $MC_PROFILE_ROOT (#3684)
    • Allow rebind TAB key to change panel (#3672)
    • Support for True Color (16 millions colors) (#3145)
    • Color aliases in skin files (#3711)
  • VFS
    • Support timestamps with nanosecond precision for copy/move operations (#3575)
    • Introduce EXTFS helpers tester (#3730, #3744, #3752, #3753, #3751)
    • Teach u7z to parse archive listings w/o sizes and/or dates (#2707)
    • Teach rpm helper about transaction scripts (#3750)
    • Fix hp48, uace & uarc extfs which used an obsolete date format (#3729, #3747)
  • Editor
    • Syntax:
      • updates of HTML and ebuild highlighting
      • highlight *.t (Perl test) files as Perl scripts
      • disassociate .cl file extension from LISP syntax (#3691)
    • Add syntax highlighting:
      • OpenCL (#3690)
      • OpenShadingLanguage (#3762)
      • R
      • YAML (#3293)
  • Misc
    • Code cleanup (#3693, #3703, #3721, #3763)
    • Add true color skins: 'Four seasons' (#3724)
    • Activate --enable-tests by default if check is found (#3708)
    • Added new skin: YADT (MidnightCommander/mc#115)
  • Fixes
    • Segfault on switching left panel to Info (#3700)
    • Broken compatibility with ncurses (#3697)
    • Setting MC_HOME makes mc ignore ~/.bashrc (#3684)
    • mc_tmpdir() use a buffer of only 64 characters (#3736)
    • Some bugs in the parsing of hexadecimal search patterns (#3694)
    • Hexadecimal search fails on binary data (#3589)
    • Broken file list resorting on double click on panel header line (#3715)
    • Wrong dialog resizing and positioning (#3714, #3723)
    • Widget's 'disabled' status is not toggled immediately (#3716)
    • Last item of 'Options/Layout/Horizontal' radiobuttons remains highlighted (#3717)
    • 'Options/Layout/Equal split' checkbox gets reverted (#3718)
    • Panels: cannot show more than one "column" in user defined listing mode (#3757)
    • Mix of MSG_NOTIFY and MSG_FOCUS messages (#3731)
    • skins: 'window-state-char' and 'window-close-char' are parsed as colors (#3710)
    • Pressing <right> and <left> in the hotlist dialog doesn't refresh it (#3775)
    • mcview: an error message about bad regexp isn't shown (#3720)
    • mcedit: fix etags filenames parsing (#3698)
    • mcedit: fix mouse active area for maximize / close buttons (#3774)
    • mcedit: frames (MDI interface) don't reflect the focus state (#3766)
    • mcedit: frames (MDI interface) sometimes obscure the buttonbar (#3760)
    • mcedit doesn't show search error messages when searching backwards (#3735)
    • help viewer: tab characters handled incorrectly (#3754)
    • VFS: incorrect zoo archive listing (#3696)
    • VFS: segfault in VFSs not setting block size in stat (#3749)

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kyrios123 created this task.Mar 6 2017, 4:19 PM
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LGTM, thanks.

josephpaul0 added a subscriber: josephpaul0.EditedNov 22 2017, 8:56 PM

There is a little bug in mc-4.8.19 on Solus (built with ncurses) : use ALT+RETURN to copy any filename on the command line, it is slow.
Rebuild midnight commander with S-Lang + terminfo, now copying on the command line is fast again.

Here is the package.yml to compare with S-Lang:
https://bitbucket.org/josephpaul0/solus-packages/raw/c25121099ff24d4f452b3dd148b0e49512ab4c96/MidnightCommander/package.yml

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