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Topic: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

With the next release we plan to focus on improvements and bug fixes.

GParted 1.1.0 is planned for release on January 20, 2020.

Candidates under consideration include:

Done? - Bug# - Description
Yes - Issue #48 - Error when moving locked LUKS-encrypted partition / MR !44
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - Bug 569921 - dosfsck -n delays device scan
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !46 - Whole device FAT32 file system reports device busy warning from mlabel
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - Issue #16 - "invalid argument for seek()" error on very small (<=40KiB) drives
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !48 - Remain with CentOS 7 for GitLab CI
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !49 - Add file system interface tests
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !50 - Calculate JFS size accurately
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - Issue #75 - Errors with GPT on RAID 0 ATARAID array / MR !51
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !52 - Rename members and variables currently named 'filesystem'
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !41 - Fix test (dentry->d_name is invalidated by closedir...)
Félix Piédallu has provided a patch.

Yes - MR !45 - Add missing window title to Help Contents dialog
Curtis Gedak has provided a patch.

No - Bug 627701 - option to encrypt new partitions (using LUKS)
Mike Fleetwood is working on this enhancement.

No - Bug 688883 - Improve SSD handling by using TRIM
Mike Fleetwood is working on this enhancement.


Your comments and responses are welcome in this forum post.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch to address MR!41 - Fix test (dentry->d_name is invalidated by closedir...) has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Félix Piédallu for this fix.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address Issue #48 - Error when moving locked LUKS-encrypted partition / MR !44 has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for fixing this issue.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch to address MR !45 - Add missing window title to Help Contents dialog has been committed to the git repository.  Thank goes to Curtis Gedak for this minor enhancement.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address Bug 569921 - dosfsck -n delays device scan has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for this performance enhancement.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address MR !46 - Whole device FAT32 file system reports device busy warning from mlabel, and Issue #16 - "invalid argument for seek()" error on very small (<=40KiB) drives has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for fixing these problems.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address MR !48 - Remain with CentOS 7 for GitLab CI has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for this change.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address MR !49 - Add file system interface tests has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for these file system interface tests.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address MR !50 - Calculate JFS size accurately has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for improving the used/unused/unallocated size calculations for JFS.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address Issue #75 - Errors with GPT on RAID 0 ATARAID array / MR !51 has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for this bug fix.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

A patch set to address MR !52 - Rename members and variables currently named 'filesystem' has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for continuing to improve the GParted code base.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.1.0)

GParted 1.1.0 is planned for release on January 20, 2020.

Preliminary Release Notes
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  This release of GParted includes enhancements, bug fixes and
  language translation updates.

### Key changes include:

  * Fix error when moving locked LUKS-encrypted partition
  * Switch to faster minfo and mdir to read FAT16/32 usage
  * Calculate JFS size accurately
  * Recognise ATARAID members and detect their busy status

Bug Fixes
---------
  * Fix test (dentry->d_name is invalidated by closedir...) (!41)
  * Fix error when moving locked LUKS-encrypted partition (#48, !44)
  * Add missing window title to Help Contents dialog (!45)
  * Switch to faster minfo and mdir to read FAT16/32 usage (#569921)
  * Whole device FAT32 file system reports device busy warning from mlabel (!46)
  * Fix "invalid argument for seek()" error on very small (<=40KiB) drives (#16)
  * Remain with CentOS 7 for GitLab CI (!48)
  * Add file system interface tests (!49)
  * Calculate JFS size accurately (!50)
  * Recognise ATARAID members and detect their busy status (#75, !51)
  * Rename members and variables currently named 'filesystem' (!52)

Code Credits
------------
  Code enhancements are courtesy of Félix Piédallu, Mike Fleetwood,
  and Curtis Gedak

Translations (new/updated)
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  ca(Jordi Mas), cs(Marek Černocký), de(Wolfgang Stöggl, Mathias L. Baumann),
  es(Daniel Mustieles, Andre Klapper #80),
  eu(Alexander Gabilondo, Asier Sarasua), hr(Goran Vidović), hu(Balázs Úr),
  pl(Piotr Drąg), ro(Daniel Șerbănescu), sv(Anders Jonsson)

Dependencies (new/updated)
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  * no change