Hildon 2.0 Release

Release notes


Info and documentation

See ModuleOverview for a description of the modules.

Changes from previous versions

This page lists the changes from old Hildon (the one included on maemo 3.0 release) to the new Hildon 2.0.

API changes

The new API documentation is at https://stage.maemo.org/svn/maemo/projects/haf/doc/api/index.html

Old hildon was based on a heavily modified gtk+ 2.6 (maemo-gtk). New Hildon 2.0 relies on maemo-gtk+ 2.10. These pages describe how to port your code from old maemo-gtk 2.6 to maemo-gtk 2.10

  • Gtk210Overview: General overview of the biggest differences between Maemo GTK+ and upstream:

  • Gtk210Migration: Detailed guide to port your application from maemo-gtk-2.6 to maemo-gtk-2.10:

Hildon-1 changes

Hildon 2.0 API has been cleaned up

hildon desktop changes

Hildon desktop (previously hildon-af-desktop) was rewritten in a more flexible way. Its interface was changed, see:

Audit tool

hildon-audit is a tool to scan your package and highlight the uses of obsolete symbols/API. See more info in README

Audit tool is also available through sardine.

To get more information about API changes in the whole maemo distribution for the upcoming maemo 4.0 Chinook release, visit maemo 4.0 Chinook API break and Nokia N800 support.

Attic/Hildon/TwoPointZero (last edited 2013-11-20 08:03:03 by WilliamJonMcCann)