Topic: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (0.12.1)
With the next release of GParted (0.12.1) we plan to focus on bug fixes.
A minor release (0.12.1) is scheduled for April 9, 2012.
Candidates under consideration for GParted 0.12.1 include:
Done? - Bug# - Description
yes - Bug #668281 - minimal file-system resize API? (FAT and HFS* only)
Requires libparted-3.1 released on March 2nd, 2012.
yes - Bug 632345 - GParted does not handle properly more than 15 partitions on a disk
This is fixed if using libparted-3.1, and the current git version of GParted.
yes - Bug 672654 - Pasting into an existing partition may shrink GParted's representation of it
Thanks to Mike Fleetwood for this small patch.
yes - Bug 673245 - Queuing a New UUID erases Partition Used and Unused Space
Thanks to Rogier Goossens for these patches.
Also fixes FS flags becoming unknown after change label.
yes - Bug 673246 - Attempt Data Rescue - Failed to open read-only view
Thanks to Joan Lledó for this small patch.
Your comments and responses are welcome in this forum post.