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Topic: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

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

Candidates under consideration include:

Done? - Bug# - Description
Yes - Issue #83 - Wait for udev change on /dev/DISK when erasing signatures / MR !55
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !57 - Raise minimum supported dosfstools to 3.0.18
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !54 - Fix gparted not launching when PS_FORMAT environment variable set
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !59 - Fix GNOME GitLab CI test job failures because of missing /dev entries
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !60 - Fix GitLab CI job failures following Ubuntu docker image updates
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !62 - Fix CentOS 7 CI test job failures because of zero sized /etc/machine-id
Mike Fleetwood has provided a patch set.

Yes - MR !58 - Fix formatting directive in it.po
Daniele Forsi provided a patch.

Yes - Issue #116 - Fails to create partitions on disks with Amiga partition tables using default settings /
    MR !63 - Set default partition alignment to cylinder for amiga partition table
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 (1.2.0)

A patch to address MR !58 - Fix formatting directive in it.po has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Daniele Forsi for this fix.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

A patch set to address Issue #83 - Wait for udev change on /dev/DISK when erasing signatures / MR !55 has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for investigating and developing this fix.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

A patch set to address MR !57 - Raise minimum supported dosfstools to 3.0.18 has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for this code cleanup enhancement.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

A patch set to address MR !54 - Fix gparted not launching when PS_FORMAT environment variable set has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood and Nicolas Braud-Santoni for this bug fix.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

A patch set to address MR !59 - Fix GNOME GitLab CI test job failures because of missing /dev entries 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 (1.2.0)

A patch set to address MR !60 - Fix GitLab CI job failures following Ubuntu docker image updates has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for maintaining GitLab Continuous Integration tests.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

A patch set to address  MR !62 - Fix CentOS 7 CI test job failures because of zero sized /etc/machine-id has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks goes to Mike Fleetwood for maintaining GitLab Continuous Integration tests.

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Re: Development Plans for the Next Release of GParted (1.2.0)

Patch MR !63 - Set default partition alignment to cylinder for amiga partition table to address Issue #116 - Fails to create partitions on disks with Amiga partition tables using default settings has been committed to the git repository.  Thanks to Curtis Gedak for this fix.