GNOME Tweak Tool Changelog

New in version 3.18 Beta 1

August 20th, 2015
  • Add a click method tweak for touchpads
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.16.2 (May 12th, 2015)

  • Several usability improvements in the startup tab and application chooser
  • Provide a symbolic variant of the app icon
  • Add a way to inhibit systemd's default behavior on lid close
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.16.0 (March 26th, 2015)

  • Translation updates

New in version 3.16.0 RC (March 20th, 2015)

  • Add "Enable Animations" entry in Appearance group
  • Make tweak-group and tweak have a transparent background
  • Use the proper gsetting for "Automatically Raise Windows"
  • Maximize the window on small screens
  • Take other buttons into account when changing button layout
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.16.0 Beta 1 (February 17th, 2015)

  • Use the correct default for icon-themes (Matthias Clasen)
  • interface: Remove WindowTheme tweak (Florian Müllner)
  • Add a confirmation message when changing HiDPI (Gian Mario Tagliaretti)
  • Change Right/Left super shortcut name (Robert Roth)
  • ShellExtension: fix extension prefs button style (Trinh Anh Ngoc)
  • Automatically search when unhandled keyboard input is detected (Isaac Lenton)
  • Implemented search functionality for startup applications (Isaac Lenton)
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.14.2 (November 16th, 2014)

  • startup: Fix check for running executables (Rui Matos)
  • tweakview: Update decorations on settings changes (Florian Müllner)
  • windows: Stop overriding the Gtk/DecorationLayout xsetting (Florian Müllner)
  • Remove the use of deprecated properties (Dominique Leuenberger)
  • Make the window a bit taller (Matthias Clasen)
  • startup: Sort application selection list alphabetically (Rui Matos)
  • GTK+ required version bump to 3.12 (Gian Mario Tagliaretti)
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.14.0 (September 23rd, 2014)

  • Fix missed function rename, deprecation warnings (Gian Mario Tagliaretti)
  • Fix some more positional arguments (Rui Matos)
  • Translation updates (ne, pa, sv, uk)

New in version 3.14 RC (September 17th, 2014)

  • Disable the menubar (Florian Müllner)
  • Fix KeyError when extensions with no version are installed (Petr Kocandrle)
  • Stop using positional arguments with the GObject constructor (Dominique Leuenberger)
  • Fix a string that wasn't translated (Gabor Kelemen)
  • Translation updates (many)

New in version 3.12.0 (March 27th, 2014)

  • Add Gdk/WindowScalingFactor tweak
  • Remove non-functional help menu
  • Support CSD windows with header bars (Alex)
  • Support changing shell overlay keyboard shorcut (Alex)
  • Support changing shell lock screen background (Alex)
  • Fix CSD header bar (Yosef)
  • Fix background color of startup apps tab (Alex)
  • Fix icon theme detection (Mattias)
  • Add another digit for font size tweaks
  • Allow localized searches
  • More robust startup application handling (Mike FABIAN)
  • Translation updates (many)

New in version 3.10.1 (November 13th, 2013)

  • Work around PyGObject bug which caused crashes at startup
  • Fix detection of themes (Matthias Clasen, 710275)
  • Fix shell extension update checks for stable X.0 releases
  • Fix startup tweaks for applications missing icons (Mike Fabian, 708900)
  • Allow localized searches (Alex Muñoz)
  • Fix shell extension error reporting (Alex Muñoz, 711490)

New in version 3.10.0 (September 25th, 2013)

  • Fix appdata file
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.10 RC (September 20th, 2013)

  • Fix CSD decorations
  • Ship an appdata file
  • Make titlebar buttons match mockups (more)
  • Startup applications tidy ups

New in version 3.10 Beta 2 (September 5th, 2013)

  • Make titlebar buttons match mockups
  • Make workspace creation match mockups
  • Improve search results for gsettings tweaks
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.10 Beta 1 (August 22nd, 2013)

  • Complete UI redesign based on GNOME3 (Allan Day, John Stowers, Alex Muñoz)
  • Allow updating extensions from inside tweak tool (Alex Muñoz, 696948)
  • Show text in tooltip when label is ellipsized (Robin Stocker, 704149)
  • Reluctantly make window resizable (Robin Stocker, 704149)
  • Specialized ui for certain tweaks
  • Tweaks can depend on other tweaks being enabled
  • Add XSettings related tweaks (middle mouse paste, appplication menu)
  • Add startup application management
  • Offer to logout user when tweaks require the session restarted
  • Better tweak names and descriptions (manage our own translations instead of getting all from gsettings)

New in version 3.8.1 (July 25th, 2013)

  • Use extension specific paths to find pref.js (Ralph Bean, 697685)
  • Dont look in ~/.themes for metacity themes (John Stowers, 693350)
  • Add groups only if they have tweaks (Joaquim Rocha, 699572)
  • Work with gnome-shell classic mode (Florian Mullner, 701760)

New in version 3.8.0 (April 9th, 2013)

  • Fix manual extension installation (John Stowers)
  • Add tweak for window raise-on-click (John Stowers, 696890)
  • Don't crash if gnome-shell is not running/installed (John Stowers, 696683)
  • List extensions alphabetically (Thomas Leberbauer, 695170)
  • Allow uninstalling / deleting extensions (Alex Muñoz, 695983)
  • Show all XKB options except the ones in control center (Rui Matos, 691381)
  • Fix g-t-t running in classic mode (Rui Matos, 694808)
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.7.4 (January 15th, 2013)

  • Find a theme from XDG base directory spec (Jihyun Cho, 688028)
  • Add keywords to the .desktop file (Tim Lunn, 687949)
  • Honor different gnome-shell modes on relevant tweaks (Debarshi Ray, 689358)
  • Add desktop background options (John Stowers, 689299)
  • Add Pantheon to OnlyShowIn (John Stowers, 684097)
  • Show the XKB option group description (Rui Matos, 678171)
  • Use the new laptop lid policy in xrandr (John Stowers, 688814)
  • Several code clean ups (John Stowers)
  • Translation updates

New in version 3.6.1 (October 16th, 2012)

  • Translation updates
  • Add a Mouse group with the locate-pointer key (Rui Matos, bug 685620)
  • Add tweak for resize-with-right-button on Windows group (Rui, bug 678648)
  • Add tweak for resize-with-right-button on Windows group (Rui, bug 678648)
  • Add tweak for mouse-button-modifier on Windows group (Rui, bug 678648)

New in version 3.6.0 (October 5th, 2012)

  • Can configure extension preferences
  • Support input sources (Rui Matos, bug 684712)
  • Support typing options (Rui Matos, bug 678171)
  • Many translation improvements (Giovanni Campagna, bug 683630)
  • Support power-button action (Debarshi Ray)

New in version 3.4.0 (May 15th, 2012)

  • Translation updates
  • Fix user-theme shell extension support (Giovanni Campagna, bug 675106) NOTE: this requires pygobject >= 3.2.1
  • Support workspaces only on primary
  • Support static workspaces
  • Change widget for text-scaling-factor to SpinButton
  • Add nautils always-use-location-entry
  • Change widget for text-scaling-factor to SpinButton (Robin Stocker, bug 650660)
  • Don't crash on missing schemas (bug 647132)