Dear all,

the X2Go project is proud to announce a new release of the X2Go
component ,,x2goclient''.

New gains of this version of ,,x2goclient'' are:

    o Fully support building againt libssh 0.6.x.
    o Provide solution for Google Authenticator support.
    o Provide a better help window.
    o Show changelog and git-log on the terminal
      (new options: --changelog, --git-info).
    o More improvement for the Mac OS X keyboard.
    o Fix of multimonitor support on Linux.
    o Use QNetworkAccessManager class for the
      communicatio with a broker http(s) server.
    o Allow OTP authentications against http(s) brokers
    o Fix pulseaudio integration on Windows (Big thanks
      to Mike#2 for the debugging effort and the communication
      to pulseaudio upstream!!!)

Above all, Mike#2 (Michael DePaulo) has been very busy on testing
and improving the MS Windows builds of X2Go Client. Thanks a lot for
this!!! You have become a highly valuable member of the X2Go developers
team. Good to have you on board!!!

Note: I just checked our new announcements mailing list and saw that this post
did not make it to our new list. Re-sending this mail due to that.

X2Go Component: x2goclient
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:47:56 +0200
Fixes these bug report(s): 138 349 422 440 446 448 453
   x2goclient ( RELEASED; urgency=low
     [ Oleksandr Shneyder ]
     * New upstream version (
       - Revrite SSH Classes to support libssh fix.
       - Add Class HelpDialog to show options in scroll area.
       - Fix authentication on SSH Broker with key + passphrase.
       - Set modmap timer timeout to 10 sec on Mac.
       - Fix running xmodmap if X2Go Client not started from terminal.
       - Setting keyboard modifiers with xmodmap.
       - Fix multimonitor support on Linux.
       - Display more version info. Parameters --version, --git, --changelog.
       - Don't show GUI dialog for --version, --help, etc, if started
         from terminal on linux and mac.
       - If no user in session config, display system username in pass form.
       - Check if txt/changelog and txt/git exist on config phase.
         Rename option "--git" to "--git-info".
       - Change x2goclient.nsi for nightly builds.
     [ Josh Lukens ]
     * New upstream version (
       - Switch to QNetworkAccessManager. Appropriately set content type
         header to "application/x-www-form-urlencoded" for HTTP post
         requests. (Fixes: #440, #138).
       - Fix copy+paste errors in QNetworkAccessManager code.
       - Provide support for dynamic authentication IDs. This is
         a requirement for using the broker client against brokers
         that use some sort of OTP authentication mechanism.
         (Fixes: #446).
     [ Mike Gabriel ]
     * New upstream version (
       - Drop again, implement changelog copying
         in distro build files. Implement Git history creation for
         nightly builds in build scripts.
       - Rename txt/git to txt/git-info (make it compliant with cmdline
       - Allow starting shadow sessions from the command line with
         option --hidden being enabled. (Fixes: #349).
     * debian/control:
       + Build-depend on libssh-dev (>= 0.5.4-2).
       + Bump Standards: to 3.9.5. No changes needed.
     * debian/rules:
       + Copy debian/changelog into txt/ subfolder during dh_auto_configure.
       + Create txt/git-info files for ChangeLog.git if it exists.
     * x2goclient.spec:
       + Copy ChangeLog (or debian/changelog) into txt/ subfolder during
       + Copy ChangeLog.gitlog (if present) into txt/ subfolder during %setup.
       + B-R (epel-7): man2html-core (same as for Fedora builds).
     [ Mike DePaulo ]
     * New upstream version (
       - Decrease HelpDialog's tab width from 320 to 30
         (the width of 10 spaces.) (Fixes: #453)
       - Windows: Fix compatibility with PulseAudio 3.0 & later through
         new cookie handling. (Fixes: #422)
       - Windows: Upgrade included PulseAudio from 1.1 to 5.0.
         The 5.0 build is patched for X2Go bug #363. and available here:\
       - Windows: Reapply KDE on Windows's patch for Pageant support to
         libssh 0.5.5. (Fixes: #448)

Mike Gabriel


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