View Full Version : Wally 2.0.0

29th January 2009, 09:03
Hi everybody,

just a little post to announce you that a new major version of Wally has been released :)


Now it supports multiple sources like files, folders, FTP remote folders, Flickr, Yahoo!, Panoramio, Pikeo, Ipernity and Photobucket images. It runs under Linux, Win32, and MacOSX (experimental), and it's available in many languages.

Supported Window Managers for Linux are:
- KDE3
- KDE4 (using WallyPlugin)
- Gnome
- Fluxbox
- Blackbox
- FVWM (unstable)
- WindowMaker

Happy Wallying! :p

26th February 2009, 08:44
Version 2.0.1
- WallyPlugin BUG FIXED: plugin is now compiled without debug information
- WallyPlugin BUG FIXED: D-BUS access rights are now setup correctly
- WallyPlugin BUG FIXED: installation paths are now detected properly

You don't need to upgrade to 2.0.1 if you're not using KDE4.

29th March 2009, 17:57
Hi guys,

a new version is available.

Here's the ChangeLog:

Version 2.0.2
- BUG FIXED: empty items are now discarded
- BUG FIXED: single instance in Linux now is checked using file PID, thus avoiding false positives
- BUG FIXED: only available free space on desktop is used
- BUG FIXED: Pikeo now resets page count search after an empty result
- Free disk space (at least 20 megs) is checked for availability before saving photos
- EXIF tags are analyzed in every plugin, and corrections are applied where needed
- Photobucket has no throttle limit anymore, watermark on photo is applied
- More code restyling
- Fixed plural form in translations
- Added Portuguese (Brazil) translation
- Window manager can be forced at command line (Linux only)
- WallyPlugin: D-BUS is not used anymore
- WallyPlugin: KDE message will appear at end of installation, remembering of KDE4 Plasma restart
- Removed QCA dependency
- Application data folder is now more S.O. "friendly" under Win32 and MacOSX

Once again, happy Wallying! ;)

29th March 2009, 19:43
Hmm... Plasma restart? Isn't running kbuildsycoca4 enough?

3rd May 2009, 21:29
Well, I didn't know that :(

Thanks so much for your suggestion! :)

In the meanwhile ... Wally 2.0.3 has been released!

Here's the changelog:
- BUG FIXED: MacOSX script for wallpaper change now works properly
- BUG FIXED: Color button is now showed correctly with all GUI styles
- BUG FIXED: "About" dialog now can be closed under MacOSX
- BUG FIXED: empty "Remote folder" items are now correctly rejected
- BUG FIXED: Wally's single instance in MacOSX is now properly detected
- BUG FIXED: annoying issues with KDE4 WallyPlugin have been solved (at the end!!!)
- Some cosmetic changes
You can download it from the usual sources reported above.

Enjoy your Wallying! :)