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Name: gnome-boxes Distribution: openSUSE Leap 15.2
Version: 3.36.3 Vendor: openSUSE
Release: lp152.1.4 Build date: Thu Jun 25 20:51:00 2020
Group: System/GUI/GNOME Build host: sheep85
Size: 3555422 Source RPM: gnome-boxes-3.36.3-lp152.1.4.src.rpm
Summary: A GNOME 3 application to access remote or virtual systems
Boxes is an application to create, setup, access, and use: remote
machines, remote and local virtual machines, and, when technology permits,
applications on local virtual machines.






* Mon Apr 20 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.36.3:
    + Set the "No KVM Infobar" visibility correctly.
    + Build FreeRDP with OPENH264=ON on Flatpak.
    + Only store auth credentials when connection succeeds.
    + Fix authentication dialog not popping up for retrials.
    + Apply disk size changes in the VM creation assistant.
    + Don't recreate GraphicsSpice device on startup.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Mar 30 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.36.2:
    + Pass VIR_DOMAIN_UNDEFINE_NVRAM while undefining VM.
    + Fix crash when recommended-downloads are less than the three.
    + Various warning supressed.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Mar 17 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.36.1:
    + Allow "spice://" addresses in Remote Connections assistant.
    + Only set firmware when it's EFI.
    + Fix VM clonning for installed medias.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Mar 06 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.36.0:
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Mar 02 2020 Dominique Leuenberger <>
  - Update to version 3.35.91:
    + Make it easier to tell download rows apart (tooltip).
    + Remove Ctrl+F1 from keyboard shortcuts page.
    + Stop deleting faulty VMs automatically.
    + Only add CDROM device if backing file/media exists.
    + Fix check for virtualization capabilities in host.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Feb 18 2020
  - Update to version 3.35.90:
    + Draw a pie chart to indicate progress in downloads hub.
    + Pop up downloads hub when a new download is added.
    + Launch installation when there's only one download.
    + Cleanup downloads list after download is complete.
    + Don't use q35 machine profile with unknown OSes.
    + Introduce the Welcome Tutorial dialog.
    + Fix VNC authentication retrials.
    + Offer "Read only" option in VNC connections.
    + Allow to clone VMs only when they aren't running.
    + Drop system libvirt importer.
    + Allow installed disks/images to exist anywhere in $HOME
      (instead of importing into Boxes' internal storage).
    + Update keyboard shortcuts.
    + Make the search provider work for Flatpak installations.
    + Allow users to change the vCPU count.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Feb 18 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.34.4:
    + Only add CDROM device if file exists.
    + Don't delete faulty VMs automatically.
    + Keep live VMs permanently (until user deletion).
* Mon Jan 06 2020 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.34.3:
    + Fix crash when input-source gsetting is not available.
    + Enable authentication retrial in VNC.
    + Don't use q35 machines with unknown OSes.
    + Bundle VTE in Flatpak.
    + Updated translations.
* Sat Nov 23 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.34.2:
    + Fallback to host's time when RTC is not available in guest.
    + Add 'Development' and 'Emulator' categories in desktop file.
    + Recommend latest RHEL/Fedora/Ubuntu.
    + Fix build with Vala master.
  - Drop gnome-boxes-fix-build-vala.patch: Fixed upstream.
* Mon Nov 11 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Add gnome-boxes-fix-build-vala.patch: Fix build with new vala.
* Mon Oct 07 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.34.1:
    + Prevent machine names from expanding the icon view.
    + Recommend Debian 10 and Endless OS 3.6 in "Download an OS".
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Sep 10 2019
  - Update to version 3.34.0:
    + Only show supported architectures in "Download an OS" page.
    + Fix crash with media enumeration.
    + Adjust appdata to pass the strict validation.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Sep 06 2019
  - Update to version 3.33.90:
    + Auto enable boot menu for VMs with a CD/DVD assigned.
    + Modernize the unnatended installation code.
    + Prefer initrd over disk as injection method.
    + Various Flatpak/CI build fixes.
    + Print '-h' as the help commandline option (instead of -?).
    + Wrap size and DnD overlays in OSD for better readability.
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.33.3:
    + Split new box assistant into two (remote and virtual machines).
    + Use 3.32 Sdk and Runtime for CI.
    + Drop option to Share Clipboard (now it is always shared).
    + Add tooltips for media entries in the assistant.
    + Updated translations.
    + Changes in version 3.33.2:
    + Add 3D acceleration option to VM Properties dialog.
    + Convert collection switcher to GtkRadioButtons to avoid
    + Stop enabling virtio-gpu by default to new installs (make
      it opt-in).
    + Use spice_main_channel_file_copy_async instead of deprecated
    + Pass username and port to openssh while connecting.
    + Take screenshots with Gtk, instead of delegating to the
      display widget.
    + Don't duplicate Recommended Downloads in the "Show All" list.
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.33.1:
    + Drop oVirt support.
    + Add missing oxford comma to wizard-source.
    + Use GtkFileChooserNative for the CD/DVD chooser.
    + Don't steal input from username entry in express installs.
    + Fix "Download an OS" search issue with modifier keys.
    + Rename pango attribute incorrectly localized.
    + Add CentOS logo.
    + Updated translations.
  - Drop govirt dependency.
* Fri Sep 06 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.32.2:
    + Don't steal input focus in "Download an OS" search.
    + Populate shared folders while connecting to VM.
    + Don't crash when taking screenshots with GL.
    + Pass username and port to ssh connections.
    + Avoid crashing in non-GNOME sessions.
    + Updated translations.
* Sat May 11 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.32.1:
    + Keep the app ID same as in 3.30 in appdata file.
    + Offer RHEL 8.0 download and new Red Hat logo.
    + Offer newest Ubuntu, Fedora, OpenSUSE.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Mar 29 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version
    + Enable Snapshots for host-passthrough.
    + Creation method of abstract class cannot be public.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Mar 18 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version
    + Offer option to disable 3D acceleration.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Mar 11 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.32.0:
    + Make "Launch" string translatable.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Mar 05 2019 Bjørn Lie <>
  - Update to version 3.31.91:
    + Fix default collection names in translations.
    + Use nonet for AppStream metadata test.
    + Prevent X11 access in a Wayland session with newer Flatpak.
    + Check libosinfo for optional passwords.
    + Only express-install supported medias.
    + Improve initrd-injection support.
    + Support express-installing Ubuntu.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 18 2019
  - Update to version 3.31.90:
    + Use "host-passthrough" as default CPU mode.
    + Always override the CPU mode. (Use host-passthrough for
      existing VMs too).
    + Remove custom "devel" styling (use GTK one).
    + Make the application icon more legible.
    + Pass a better keyboard id for express installations.
    + Paint thumbnails' background with CSS.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Jan 10 2019
  - Update to version 3.31.4:
    + Shared folders code was decoupled from SpiceDisplay.
    + Handle disconnection events from remote machines.
    + Introduce ssh client support.
    + Drop support for gnome-continuos images.
    + Add "backup" instructions to the docs.
    + Improve the appdata file and validate it on build.
    + Allow list view to shrink.
    + Enable virtio-gpu if OS supports it in osinfo-db.
    + Enable 3D acceleration and OpenGL for virtio-gpu.
    + Only add USB Tablet device if OS supports it in osinfo-db.
    + Don't quit on Ctrl+Q while on Display page.
    + Reduce build warnings by handling some exceptions.
    + Default to PS2 input bus (except for devices that support USB
    + Updated translations.
  - Add pkgconfig(vte-2.91) BuildRequires: New dependency.
* Sat Jan 05 2019
  - Update to version 3.31.3:
    + Drop Application Menu.
    + Make shortcuts window transient to the main window.
    + Use GFile API to get shared folder path and name. (This way we
      can handle UTF-8 names).
    + Convert README to markdown.
    + Don't use Osinfo.Device.get_name directly. (Names don't
      necessarily match between osinfo and libvirt).
    + Add a libosinfo metadata to the domain's XMLs.
    + Recreate network interface for clones. (This way clones won't
      have the same IP address).
    + Don't hardcode RHEL version. (So we can automatically install
      newly released RHELs).
    + Fix listbox styling in non-standard themes.
    + Improve the search results in "Download an OS".
    + Recommend the latest OSes released to date.
    + Offer a convenient way for distros to set recommended
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.31.2:
    + Set the default machine-type to q35.
    + Use SATA as default when using q35.
    + Use ICH9 as default when using q35.
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.31.1:
    + Update app icon.
    + Don't GPG check for Fedora in CI.
    + Use view-more-symbolic icon in display view toolbar.
    + Flatpak specific improvements:
    - Lower Flatpak bundle expiration interval.
    - Always build with the latest osinfo-db.
    - Install libfreerdp under the right prefix.
    - Support Folder Sharing.
    - Fix the Flatpak build on Aarch64.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Nov 23 2018
  - Update to version 3.30.3:
    + Offer new OS releases to Download.
    + Fixes authentication issues with RDP.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Oct 24 2018
  - Update to version 3.30.2:
    + Offer the latest RHEL in the "Download an OS" page.
    + Mirror the Flathub manifest for 3.30.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Sep 26 2018
  - Update to version 3.30.1:
    + Hardcode xmlns URI.
    + Fixed the setting of rpath for subprojects.
    + Updated translations.
* Sat Sep 08 2018
  - Update to version 3.30.0:
    + Updated subprojects (gtk-frdp, libovf-glib).
    + Updated translations.
  - Drop gnome-boxes-fix-meson_build.patch (fixed upstream).
  - Remove lang package from recommended packages as it already
    supplements main package (same effect, it's redundant).
* Sat Sep 01 2018
  - Add gnome-boxes-fix-meson_build.patch: move package_subdir to
    private location while still complying with FHS
* Thu Aug 30 2018
  - Update to version 3.29.92:
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.29.91:
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.29.4:
    + Handle RDP and VNC mimetypes.
    + Introduce the "Initial setup" page in the wizard.
    + Various UI changes in the new box assistant:
    - Handle URLs of images in the "Download an OS" page;
    - Fix inconsistencies with the back/cancel buttons in the
    - Revamp the "Enter URL" page;
    - Rename "Enter URL" page to "Connect to a remote box";
    - Add subtitles to the menu options.
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version 3.29.3:
    + Rename icons to match application id
    + Use VIRTIO video adapter for new VMs.
    + Add support for the ovf format (.ova).
    + List Fedora Silverblue 28 in the "Download an OS" page.
    + Updated translations.
  - Split gtk-frdp subpackage into shared library, GI bindings and
    devel subpackages to ease possible splitting into their own
    package in the future since gtk-frdp has it's own GitLab repo.
  - Add libovf-glib shared library, GI bindings and devel
    subpackages. Libovf-glib is a new upstream addition.
  - Enable tests run to increase QA of package.
* Fri Jun 08 2018
  - Update to version 3.29.2:
    + Don't recreate bridge network when already existent
      (making ip address/mac address persistent).
    + Show a list of recommended OSes and a show more button to list
    + Show an empty-state page when there's no downloads to list.
    + Wrap views in a backgrounded widget so it doesn't present black
    + Delete stored credentials when deleting a machine.
    + Don't keep credentials around when authentication fails.
    + Introduce RDP support.
  - Add pkgconfig(freerdp2) BuildRequires to allow testing RDP
  - Drop gnome-boxes-fix-icons.patch: Fixed upstream.
* Fri Jun 08 2018
  - Update to version 3.28.5:
    + Rename icons to match application id.
    + Build in Flatpak.
    + Use VIRTIO video adapter for new VMs.
    + Updated translations.
  - Add gnome-boxes-fix-icons.patch: build: Unbreak the icon
    installation in gnome-3-28.
* Wed May 09 2018
  - Update to version 3.28.4:
    + Revert filter of incompatible OS supported architectures.
* Mon May 07 2018
  - Update to version 3.28.3:
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Apr 10 2018
  - Update to version 3.28.2:
    + Revert "Inhibit suspend" functionality due to breakage of
      string freeze break.
* Mon Apr 09 2018
  - Update to version 3.28.1:
    + Offer to download only supported architectures.
    + Inhibit suspending in various long lasting operations:
    - Downloading media.
    - Installing (under-construction).
    - Cloning machine.
    + Select PUBLIC by default in the Shared Folder popover.
    + Select box on child-activated in the icon view.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Mar 20 2018
  - Unconditionally enable translation-update-upstream: on
    Tumbleweed, this results in a NOP and for Leap in SLE paid
    translations being used (boo#1086036).
* Sun Mar 04 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.92:
    - Don't offer EOL operating systems for download.
    - Handle mime-types (allows opening ISOs w/ Boxes from file
    - Fix window grouping for multiple windows.
    - Fix showing logo while downloading an image from the internet.
    - Download logos from new source
    - Add FreeDOS logo.
  - Add:
    + pkgconfig(gobject-2.0) BuildRequires to avoid implicit
    + fdupes BuildRequires and its macro for replacement of
      duplicates with links under the data directory.
  - Drop pkgconfig(rest-0.7) BuildRequires: it is no longer a
    required anymore.
* Wed Feb 28 2018
  - Modernize spec-file by calling spec-cleaner
* Tue Feb 06 2018
  - Switch to meson build system:
    + Add meson BuildRequires.
    + Replace configure/make/make_install macros with
  - Drop gettext BuildRequires: no explicitly required by the build
    system (but since RPM pulls it in, it's there anyway).
* Tue Feb 06 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.90:
    + Various documentation updates.
    + Fix notification dismissal that prevented Boxes from exiting.
    + Introduce selection mode keybord shortcuts.
    + Remember user credentials (keyring) for remote machines.
    + Show "oops page" when failing to connect to the backend.
    + Add DnD file transfer UI (visual feedback).
    + Add Transfers popover to keep track of ongoing file transfers.
    + Many wizard UI/UX changes such as:
    - Make "Select a File" a menu entry.
    - Introduce the "Download an OS" section.
    - Make it possible to search for a downloadable OS.
    - Offer to download an ISO if none is found in the filesystem.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Jan 09 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.4:
    + Various build (meson) fixes and improvements.
    + Port of the IconView to GtkFlowBox.
    + Fix notification dismissal at application shutdown.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Jan 03 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.3:
    + Use a more convenient API end-point.
    + Port the Downloaded list to GtkListBox.
    + Introduce a flat styling for the wizard rows.
    + Set a user-agent when using the network.
    + Make the wizard content scrollable.
    + Updated translations.
  - Update Url to current
    Boxes' web page.
  - Drop pkgconfig(json-glib-1.0) BuildRequires: it's no longer a
  - Drop %glib2_gsettings_schema_*, %desktop_database_*,
    %icon_theme_cache_* post/postun scriptlets and
    %glib2_gsettings_schema_requires macro since their functionality
    has been transfered to RPM file triggers.
  - Add pkgconfig(gio-2.0) BuildRequires: it was already being pulled
    with glib-2.0 module and used, since both of them live in
    glib2-devel package.
  - Adopt the use of %make_build macro instead of raw make command,
    following the best practices.
  - Drop gnome-boxes-nb-translations.patch: Fixed upstream.
* Wed Jan 03 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.2:
    + Sufix screenshot filenames with .png.
    + Install appstream metadata at the new right location.
    + Fix enable-debug CFlags in the build machinery.
    + Don't use the default size as minimum size in the machine setup
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Jan 03 2018
  - Update to version 3.27.1:
    + Allow multiple attempts to authenticate a VNC connection.
    + Allow keeping the media after installation.
    + Fix the logo resolution in the wizard.
    + Fix target dev name for floppy nodes.
    + Allow resize of disks with snapshots.
    + Make the wizard look closer to the mockups.
    + Introduce RHEL Developer Suite integration.
    + Updated translations.
  - Add pkgconfig(json-glib-1.0) and pkgconfig(webkit2gtk-4.0)
    BuildRequires: new dependencies.
* Tue Jan 02 2018
  - Add gnome-boxes-nb-translations.patch: Update Norwegian Bokmål
  - Stop post(un) handling of glib2_gsettings_schema_post(un),
    desktop_database_post(un) and icon_theme_cache_post(un), we have
    file-triggers taking care of this now.
  - Drop gnome-shell BuildRequires, just own the dirs in spec.
* Wed Nov 01 2017
  - Update to version 3.26.2:
    + Restore logo definition for RHEL 4.x.
    + Allow resize of disk with snapshots.
    + Append extension to screenshot filenames.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Oct 04 2017
  - Update to version 3.26.1:
    + Properly pick the right logo during install.
    + Fix Windows 7 express install.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Sep 11 2017
  - Update to version 3.26.0:
    + Fix Icon in Nepali tranlation.
    + Correct docs for the download method.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Sep 08 2017
  - Ensure neutrality of descriptions.
* Thu Aug 24 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.91:
    + Fixes in the gettext machinery.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Aug 07 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.90:
    + Migrate from Intltool to Gettext.
    + Deattach notifications after timeout.
    + Update TODO file.
    + Updated translations.
  - Drop intltool BuildRequires following upstreams port, add
    explicit gettext BuildRequires.
* Mon Jul 17 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.4:
    + Suggest 5GM RAM and 20GB of free disk in Help docs.
    + Add libtracker-sparql-2.0 to build checks.
    + Use GLib.uuid_string_random instead of libuuid.
    + Add DBus activatable service file.
    + Drop libuuid.
    + Updated translations.
  - Replace pkgconfig(tracker-sparql-1.0) with
    pkgconfig(tracker-sparql-2.0) BuildRequires following upstreams
  - Drop pkgconfig(uuid) BuildRequires following upstreams changes.
* Tue Jun 20 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.3:
    + Add screenshot option.
    + Introduce shared folders.
    + Mark schema strings for translation.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue May 23 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.2:
    + Port auth notifications to Gtk+ revealer.
    + Update help documentation to 3.24.
    + Let GtkApplication load the appmenu.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Apr 25 2017
  - Update to version 3.25.1:
    + Do not expose "Read only" VNC option.
    + Keep aspect ration when scaling VNC display.
    + Drop "maximum" text at the properties dialog.
    + Allow sending ctrl+alt+del keys.
    + Set VM to run in background during install.
    + Do not transfer open_fd() ownership in spice-session.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Mar 20 2017
  - Update to version 3.24.0:
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 27 2017
  - Update to version 3.23.91:
    + Fix build with vala >= 0.36.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 06 2017
  - Update to version
    + Fix translator comments.
    + Port BoxesNotification from GdNotification to GtkRevealer.
    + Store the user password in the keyring during an express
    + Use unicode in a new translatable string.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 06 2017
  - Update to version 3.23.4:
    + Add option groups for spice-gtk, gtk-vnc and gtk+.
    + Fix typo in debug string in vm-configurator.
    + Withdraw system notifications on exit.
* Mon Feb 06 2017
  - Update to version 3.23.3:
    + Don't sanitize oVirt URI in ovirt-brokers.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 06 2017
  - Update to version 3.23.2:
    + Allow sending CTRL+ALT+F3 key combo to guest (for reaching
      TTY3) shortcut.
    + Don't autosave live & under-installation VMs.
    + Use new Gtk+ CSS property names.
    + Re-layout custom osinfo db to comply with new libosinfo format.
    + Use latest libgd.
    + Fix some user-visible strings.
    + Allow redirection of USB mouse and keyboard if
      'BOXES_USB_REDIR_ALL' environment variable is set.
    + Make use of unicode in translatable strings.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Feb 06 2017
  - Update to version 3.22.4:
    + Store the user password in the keyring during an express
    + Fix typo in debug string in vm-configurator.
    + Fix printf format strings in the selectiontoolbar.
    + Updated translations.
  - Add pkgconfig(libsecret-1) BuildRequires: New dependency.
* Tue Nov 22 2016
  - Update to version 3.22.3:
    + Fix thread leaks.
    + Fix issue of primary window closing along with last secondary
    + Updated translations.
* Sat Nov 05 2016
  - Update to version 3.22.2:
    + Work around a libvirt-glib bug to avoid a crash during startup.
    + Updated translations.
  - Drop
    Fixed upstream.
* Wed Oct 26 2016
  - Add
    Fix crash in update_existing_domain() (boo#1005488, bgo#769718).
* Fri Oct 07 2016
  - Update to version 3.22.1:
    + Fix some glitches on display resize.
    + Fix build against latest valac.
* Tue Sep 20 2016
  - Update to version 3.22.0:
    + Updated translations.
* Sun Sep 18 2016
  - Stop passing --enable-smartcard and --enable-usbredir to
    configure. No longer recognized nor needed.
  - Conditionally apply translations-update-upstream BuildRequires
    and macro for non-openSUSE only.
* Wed Sep 14 2016
  - Update to version 3.21.92:
    + Limit concurrent notifications to 5.
    + Fix check for "our" VMs.
    + Only update configuration of "our" VMs on startup.
    + Use URL in strings instead of URI.
    + Stricter validation of SPICE URLs.
    + Inform user if SPICE agent is not installed in guest.
    + Enable USB redirection for VMs running in background.
    + Drop redundant check for QXL support by guest OS.
    + Drop now redundant USB redirection and smartcard hacks for
      < Qemu 1.3.
    + Fix "Keyboard Shortcuts" placement and capitalization in global
    + Distribute README.logos.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Jun 21 2016
  - Update to version 3.21.3:
    + Add cloning option.
    + Remove "Pause" action from the popover menu, in display mode.
    + Add a "Restart" action in the display mode popover-menu.
    + Preserve order of boxes over restarts.
    + Don't use characters in hostnames that Microsoft Windows find
    + Don't allow launching or saving of under-import VMs.
    + Handle spice+unix SPICE URLs.
    + Remember 'read-only' property for VNC boxes.
    + Ensure new VMs do not expose the SPICE connection to all users.
    + Ensure Boxes can connect to local VMs through file descriptor.
    + Ensure "Back" button is not made sensitive on the first wizard
    + Don't launch polkit dialog on startup.
    + Sort medias in wizard by vendor.
    + Sort medias in wizard in (intended) reverse-chronological
    + Fix a test for availability of bridge networking.
    + Support non-srcdir builds.
    + Updated translations.
* Sun May 22 2016
  - Pass --enable-vala to configure. Build from vala sources.
* Tue May 10 2016
  - Update to version 3.20.2:
    + Fix sorting of media by release date in wizard menu.
    + Ensure we don't expose private SPICE connection to other users.
    + Fix a corner case in wizard, where going back showed incorrect
    + Suppress irrelevant logging of a SPICE event.
    + Fix issue of "ready-only" property of VNC box not being
      reliably saved.
    + Don't provide inapplicable options to launch or save
      under-import VMs.
    + Remove all characters from assigned hostnames to VMs, that
      Microsoft Windows does not like.
    + Don't update last access time of remote boxes on startup so the
      order of VMs is preserved accross Boxes lifetime.
  - Changes from version 3.20.1:
    + Ensure boxes get deleted if user quits Boxes immediately after
    + Don't loose URI on navigating back in wizard.
    + Don't provide option to import unimportable system libvirt VMs.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Mar 23 2016
  - Update to version 3.20.0:
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Mar 17 2016
  - Update to version 3.19.92:
    + Fix two crashes in VNC-related code.
    + Fix Boxes quitting on failure to connect to default broker
      (session libvirt).
    + Fix removal of box configuration on failure to connect to its
    + Fix regression of configuration data being saved in ~.cache
      rather than ~/.config.
    + Fix resource graph drawing code against latest gtk+.
    + Fix typo in the title of a keyboard shortcut.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Mar 03 2016
  - Update to version 3.19.91:
    + Add context to some translated strings.
    + Fix AppData file.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Jan 19 2016
  - Update to version 3.19.4:
    + Automatically create a snapshot after a VM is installed, to
      serve as a reset mechanism.
    + Fix translation comments in UI files.
    + Updated translations.
* Sat Dec 19 2015
  - Update to version 3.19.3:
    + On restoring a libvirt VM from saved state, try to sync the
      guest clock with host clock. This requires Qemu guest agent
      in the VM.
    + Keyboard shorcuts:
    - Add shortcuts help window.
    - Fix shortcuts for RTL locales.
    - Drop alt+a shortcut.
    + Add kudos in appdata file.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Nov 23 2015
  - Update to version 3.19.1:
    + Add note about spice-vdagent in help pages.
    + Add missing accessibility labels on buttons.
    + Better accessibility label for 'Exit fullscreen' button.
    + Fix the issue of VM not starting if bridge networking is no
      longer available.
    + Updated translations.
* Mon Oct 12 2015
  - Update to version 3.18.1:
    + Disable view switcher when there are no boxes.
    + Fix a regression causing Boxes to never show IP of local
      libvirt VMs.
    + Allow resources change of live and under-installation VMs, if
      they are forced stopped.
    + Fix issue of properties window blocking all windows from user.
    + Fix a potential Qemu crash by ensuring we don't allocate more
      than 4G RAM to 32-bit VMs.
    + Ensure all windows are hidden before starting to suspend local
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Sep 22 2015
  - Update to version 3.18.0:
    + Remember view (icon vs list) over restarts.
    + Fix redundant topbar and menu if "Show application menu" is
      disabled through tweak-tool.
    + Updated translations.
* Fri Sep 18 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.92:
    + Don't show launching status in overview.
    + Theme:
    - Drop most of custom CSS.
    - Fix and improve custom CSS.
    + Add some comments for translators.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed Sep 02 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.91:
    + Add a list view.
    + Many internal cleanups and fixes.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Aug 18 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.90:
    + Add toggle buttons to titlebar to easily filter the main view
      to show:
    - All
    - Remote or
    - Local boxes
    + Show IP/hostname of remote libvirt and oVirt boxes in main
      icon view.
    + Improve accessibility:
    - Add mnemonics to various UI components.
    - Allow switching settings pages through Alt+Left/Right.
    + Fix SPICE connection leaks.
    + Better handle box launch cancellation.
    + Port/fix tests.
    + Add tests for Fedora 21 and 22 express installation.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Jul 23 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.4:
    + Show guest IP on 'General' page for local VMs.
    + Show IP/hostname of remote desktop boxes in main icon view.
    + Add a switch to allow disabling autosaving for a box in the
      'System' page of properties window.
    + Improved:
    - Favourite emblem.
    - Stopped boxes and fallback, thumbnails.
    + Fix the issue of secondary windows ending up in weird unusable
      state on closing of properties window over main window.
    + More reliable setup of storage pool.
    + Fix import of system libvirt VMs that use device nodes as main
    + Fix crash on failure to import system libvirt VMs.
    + Fix transparency of underflow and overflow indicators.
    + Make values of text properties, selectable.
    + Only autosave VMs on default connection.
    + Smaller markers on resource properties' scales.
    + Avoid some criticals warnings on console.
    + More vertical spacing between resource scales in customization
    + More reliable test for raw images.
    + Fix alignment of resource properties' values.
    + Prefix display properties' labels with "Display " to make the
      context clear.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Jun 25 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.3:
    + Add CD-ROM device to imported VMs too.
    + Make storage pool autostart on boot.
    + Fix issue of "ghost" VMs appearing when going back and forth in
    + Automated tests:
    - Port to new UI.
    - Add a test for sending key combos to box.
    - Speed up many tests.
    - Improve reliability of many tests.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu May 28 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.2:
    + Adapt to new libosinfo API to be able to offer express
      installation for Fedora 21 and 22.
    + Display system notification on install completion.
    + Assign 2G RAM by default to new VMs.
    + Stack up notifications vertically, instead of displaying them
      in the same place and ending up with all but one being
    + Asynchronously setup non-default sources at startup to not
      block UI.
    + Look for bridge.conf in /etc/qemu-kvm directory too.
    + Selection bar:
    - Drop "Properties" button.
    - Move "Delete" button at the end and apply destructive theme
      to it.
    + Adapt to Gtk+ Vala API change.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed May 13 2015
  - Update to version 3.17.1:
    + Add "Restart" button to properties view, for libvirt machines.
    + Add "Force shutdown" option in context and hamburger menu.
    + Provide a symbolic icon.
    + Dismiss properties window on restart and force shutdown.
    + Check files' extensions in a case-insensitive way. This fixes
      support for latest Windows ISOs that have filenames in all
    + Revert the changes to only add USB input devices if guest was
      known to support them. I-e always add USB input devices to new
    + Ensure "Saving…" status goes away on saving operation failure.
    + Only autosave running machines.
    + Don't show "Delete" option in the hamburger menu. Showing it
      there when box is in foreground, looks odd.
    + Other minor UI improvements.
    + Updated translations.
* Wed May 13 2015
  - Update to version 3.16.2:
    + Provide symbolic icon.
    + Case-insensitive check for file extension.
    + Remove redundant work-around for Windows XP installer.
    + Ensure "Saving…" status goes away on error.
    + Only autosave running machines.
    + Assign 2G RAM to VMs by default.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Apr 14 2015
  - Update to version 3.16.1:
    + Support home directories on filesystems without (good) O_DIRECT
    + Fix the issue of wizard remaining in seconardary views when
      cancelled through 'Esc' key.
    + Show Boxes in menus of other desktops than GNOME, too.
    + Only add USB keyboard and mouse to new VMs they are supported
      out of the box by the guest OS. This fixes installation of
      Windows XP.
    + Gracefully handle case of no cpu defined in libvirt VMs.
    + Load correct screenshot for shutdown machines.
* Tue Mar 24 2015
  - Update to version 3.16.0:
    + Ensure wizard page titles are translated.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Mar 17 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.92:
    + Notifications no longer timeout when mouse is hovering above
    + Show correct favorite option in box actions popup menu.
    + Only show resolution overlay on actual resize.
    + Updated translations.
* Tue Mar 03 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.91:
    + Cache express install toggle, username, password and product
      key for every media. No need to keep product keys in a separate
      file and having to paste them each time you create a windows
      box anymore.
    + Beautify:
    - USB devices list
    - Snapshots list
    - Resource graphs
    + Friendlier 'no snapshots' view.
    + Fix invisible separators in menus.
    + Fix some label alignments.
    + Fix main window hanging in weird blank state on launching new
    + Don't present useless 'Open in new window' option when box
      already has its own window.
    + Connect to local libvirt machines' SPICE display through a
      file descriptor. While this alone doesn't fix the issue of
      spice connection being exposed to other local users yet, all
      work in Boxes is done for that.
    + Mark a few forgotten UI strings for translation.
    + Fix a few UI strings.
    + Ellipsize URL in the middle to ensure the hostname and
      filename are visible.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Feb 19 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.90:
    + New cool first experience screen.
    + Drop intro page from wizard now that we have a cool first
      experience screen.
    + Show step titles rather than numbers in wizard titlebar.
    + Ensure titlebar always has a title.
    + Inform users how to release the keyboard grab.
    + Don't autosave a VM when view/editing its propties.
    + Show normal entries for editable string properties instead of
      our custom widget that shows a button to edit.
    + Ensure selection-mode exit on launching properties view.
    + URL entry in wizard:
    - Provide completion based on media URLs known to libosinfo.
    - More thorough validation of local URLs.
    - Don't enable 'Continue' for invalid URLs.
    - Better explain expected URLs.
    + Fix and improve snapshot naming.
    + Add automated UI tests.
    + Import of system libvirt VMs:
    - Fix import failing with a weird 'Empty location' error
    - Don't needlessly chmod disk (and hence launch annoying
      policykit dialog).
    - Replace network interface so imported VM can be started
    + Set proper accessible name on windows.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Feb 12 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.4:
    + Add a menu button that, when clicked pops up a menu to allow
      user to send system key combos to guest. Currently supported
      combos are: Ctrl+Alt+Backspace, Ctrl+Alt+F1, Ctrl+Alt+F2,
    + Drop all nested dialogs by use of notifications and GtkStack
      widget. This also implies that we now only allow
      customization of resources before a box is created.
    + As a USB device is no longer available on the host after
      being redirected to guest, do not present keyboards and
      mice to user for redirection.
    + Place fullscreen button before others in display headerbar.
      This is for consistency with UI mockups and other apps.
    + Show correct number of steps in wizard title.
    + Show notifications on correct window in properties and wizard
    + Apply appropriate theme to 'Force shutdown' button.
    + Correctly restore notebook page in properties view.
    + Don't show empty pages in properties view.
    + Bigger properties and wizard windows.
    + Add a USB keyboard to new domains.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Feb 12 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.3:
    + Add a menu button that, when clicked pops up a menu to allow
      user to send system key combos to guest. Currently supported
      combos are:
    - Ctrl+Alt+Backspace
    - Ctrl+Alt+F1
    - Ctrl+Alt+F2
    - Ctrl+Alt+F7
    + Drop all nested dialogs by use of notifications and GtkStack
      widget. This also implies that we now only allow customization
      of resources before a box is created.
    + As a USB device is no longer available on the host after being
      redirected to guest, do not present keyboards and mice to user
      for redirection.
    + Place fullscreen button before others in display headerbar.
      This is for consistency with UI mockups and other apps.
    + Show correct number of steps in wizard title.
    + Show notifications on correct window in properties and wizard
    + Apply appropriate theme to 'Force shutdown' button.
    + Correctly restore notebook page in properties view.
    + Don't show empty pages in properties view.
    + Bigger properties and wizard windows.
    + Add a USB keyboard to new domains.
    + Updated translations.
  - Add pkgconfig(libusb-1.0) BuildRequires: New dependency.
* Thu Feb 12 2015
  - Update to version 3.15.2:
    + Properties view rework:
    - Now a separate dialog-like window.
    - Rename 'Login' section to 'General'.
    - Merge 'Display' secion into 'General' section.
    - Replace sidebar with:
      . system stats and controls in the 'System' section.
      . notebook tabs for each section.
    - Remove the vague 'Resize guest' property and instead tell
      SPICE to always try to scale the guest display to allocated
    - Remove vague auto-usbredirection option.
    - Replace use of vague term 'Virtualizer' with a more
      friendlier (and consistent) term, 'Broker'.
    - Show broker name instead of URL in properties view but do
      show broker URL in troubleshooting log.
    + Wizard view rework:
    - Now a separate dialog-like window.
    - Replace sidebar with step info in the title.
    - Present a popover with item-specific actions menu that
      . Open in new window.
      . Favorite.
      . Pause.
      . Delete.
      . Properties when user:
    - right-clicks (or hits menu key) over an item.
    - clicks a new menu button in display view that replaces
      the 'properties' button.
    + Show box display resolution on window resize.
    + Automatically save/pause VMs running in background, except for
      ones under express installation.
    + Tell SPICE to also upscale the display when needed so that we
      don't end up with a very tiny box display on hidpi screens when
      no autoresolution is in effect (e.g boot loader screen or
      guests with no qxl/agent).
    + Download files to temporary location first. This fixes the
      issue of Boxes trying to use partially downloaded files.
    + Set 'USB' bus for mouse since the default PS/2 bus has been
      reported to be much slower.
    + Correctly handle the case of user clicking on a box that is
      being saved.
    + Explicitly disable HPET, based on input from libvirt and Qemu
    + Report ovirt support in the configure summary.
    + Don't spin spinner on paused machines.
    + If Boxes is launched with SOUP_DEBUG environment variable set,
      attach a logger to libsoup session.
* Wed Feb 11 2015
  - Update to version (boo#916784):
    + Fix generated C files.
  - Changes from version 3.14.3:
    + Fix express installation for Fedora and RHEL.
    + Add automated tests.
    + Fix import of VMs from system libvirt broker.
    + Updated translations.
* Thu Nov 13 2014
  - Update to version 3.14.2:
    + Remove redundant revealer from snapshots view.
    + Fix a potential crash on snapshot deletion.
    + Print a more descriptive warning on failing to rename a
    + Report ovirt support in configure summary.
  - Changes from version
    + Fix crash on launching a VNC box.
    + Fix exit of wizard when going back from customization screen.
    + Don't start the VM after reverting to a snapshot unless it was
      running in foreground before the reversion operation.
    + Always show "Reverting to SNAPSHOT_NAME" message when reverting
      as we can never be sure about the speed of the operation.
    + Fix the issue of pause button still being available to user
      when a selected box(es) is already being paused and Boxes
      leading into interesting scenerios if user clicks on the
    + Fix the issue of change of box name from toolbar title not
      getting saved.
    + Fix cancellation of media setup and therefore wizard jumping to
      setup page even after user has cancelled creation of
      corresponding VM.
    + Continue wizard to next step on user hitting 'Enter' in URL
    + Correctly handle HTTP(S) redirection.
    + Remove a now redundant work around.
    + Updated translations.
  - Changes from version
    + Fix express installation for Microsoft Windows.
    + Fix handling of downloads of unknown size.
* Mon Oct 13 2014
  - Update to version 3.14.1:
    + Documentation improvements.
    + Fix gnome-shell search provider by updating .desktop ID.
    + Add padding to left and right of display header bar.
    + Fix handling of remote non-ISO (import) images.
    + Update CPU model also for boxes created through old Boxes on
    + Replace user interface with bridge in existing domains on
    + Fix download of logo files by direct use of actual HTTPS URLs
      as redirection is currently not handled by Boxes.
    + Updated translations.



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