Fedora Update Notification
2009-05-15 22:46:06

Name        : fbterm
Product     : Fedora 9
Version     : 1.5
Release     : 1.fc9
URL         : http://code.google.com/p/fbterm/
Summary     : A frame buffer terminal emulator
Description :
FbTerm is a fast terminal emulator for linux with frame buffer device.
Features include:
- mostly as fast as terminal of linux kernel while accelerated scrolling
  is enabled on framebuffer device
- select font with fontconfig and draw text with freetype2, same as
  Qt/Gtk+ based GUI apps
- dynamicly create/destroy up to 10 windows initially running default
- record scrollback history for every window
- auto-detect text encoding with current locale, support double width
  scripts like  Chinese, Japanese etc
- switch between configurable additional text encodings with hot keys
  on the fly
- copy/past selected text between windows with mouse when gpm server
  is running

Update Information:

- Upstream update:      1. added support for text rendering with backround image
2. added command-line arguments to customize command executed in sub-window
3. added Alt-Fn and all FbTerm's shortcuts support when input method is actived
4. added option "-v/--verbose" to show some useful information     5. fixed some
text color issues with version 1.4     6. fixed encoding selection error when
locale is C/POSIX     7. fixed a bug where screen is cleared on startup even in
inactive tty     8. fixed a bug where variable HOME is not defined  -
rpmpack.patch is to allow rpm buildable for non-root account.

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update fbterm' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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