Commit 2a7680f2 authored by Sean Davis's avatar Sean Davis 🕶

Use HTTPS where possible, update NEWS

parent 239529ee
......@@ -17,7 +17,12 @@ UNRELEASED
- libxfce4util-1.0 4.12.0+
- libxfce4ui-2 4.12.0+
- libxfce4panel-2.0 4.12.0+
- libsoup-2.4 2.42.0
- libsoup-2.4 2.42.0+
- Use HTTPS where possible
- Translation updates: Albanian, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan,
Chinese (China), Croatian, Danish, Dutch, French, Galician, Hebrew,
Hungarian, Italian, Korean, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil),
Russian, Serbian, Swedish, Turkish
You can always find up-to-date information at the plugin homepage:
......@@ -67,7 +67,7 @@ is used for altitude and timezone detection. GeoNames requires one to
register an account and limits requests on a per-hour and per-day
basis to prevent misuse of their service. There are no other
restrictions and registration is free, uncomplicated and takes less
than a minute (
than a minute (
Performing these steps will ensure automatic altitude and timezone
detection are kept operational for all users of the plugin. Currently,
it is no big deal and only a precaution, as there are likely not that
......@@ -151,16 +151,16 @@ using gdb or any other debugger should the plugin crash:
To be able to build the plugin, the following requirements have to be
met in addition to those of XFCE-4.10:
met in addition to those of XFCE-4.14:
* >=libxml-2.4.0
* >=libsoup-2.26.0
* >=libsoup-2.42.0
* >=upower-0.9.0 (optional)
You might also need developer libraries necessary for building other
parts of XFCE. Usually / configure will tell you, otherwise
look at the XFCE build instructions
and the release information
look at the XFCE build instructions
and the release information
......@@ -168,7 +168,7 @@ EASY BUILD INSTRUCTIONS
If you're interesting in building the plugin yourself, these
instructions provided here will work for most users. If not, please
look at the INSTALL file or ask at a forum for your linux distribution
or try the methods explained on Make
or try the methods explained on Make
sure you have installed the needed dependencies (see previous section
......@@ -187,7 +187,7 @@ you have GNU automake installed!):
1a) ./ --prefix=/usr
Otherwise, if you've downloaded the tarball from e.g., issue the following command:, issue the following command:
1b) ./configure --prefix=/usr
......@@ -416,10 +416,10 @@ package are under GPL by default.
2) Freedesktop standardized naming scheme
It was suggested (
It was suggested (
to make use of icon themes implementing the freedesktop standardized naming
scheme, like some KDE and GNOME application do, for reference please see
This might not be such a good idea, however, because
* the standard only provides a limited set of weather icons which will
......@@ -443,8 +443,8 @@ you can find lots of free-to-use icons and icon sets on the web!
In August 2012 a question was raised about the license of the Liquid
icon theme (see
and for
icon theme (see
and for
further discussion), so let's elaborate a bit on that.
According to original author of the plugin, Bob Schlärmann, the
......@@ -465,7 +465,7 @@ response.
An archived version of the website which contains information about
the previously available icon sets and the license is still available at
"On this page, you'll find additional iconsets and backgrounds for
liquid weather ++ - please note that the backgrounds are not easily
installable with versions earlier than v9.0. With the exception of the
......@@ -18,9 +18,9 @@ m4_define([weather_version], [weather_version_major().weather_version_minor().we
dnl ***************************
dnl *** Initialize autoconf ***
dnl ***************************
AC_COPYRIGHT([Copyright (c) 2006-2017
AC_COPYRIGHT([Copyright (c) 2006-2018
The Xfce development team. All rights reserved.])
AC_INIT([xfce4-weather-plugin], [weather_version], [], [xfce4-weather-plugin])
AC_INIT([xfce4-weather-plugin], [weather_version], [], [xfce4-weather-plugin])
......@@ -161,7 +161,7 @@ search_cb(GtkWidget *widget,
url = g_strdup_printf(""
url = g_strdup_printf(""
"search?q=%s&format=xml", sane_str);
......@@ -570,15 +570,15 @@ create_summary_tab(plugin_data *data)
&lnk_color, NULL);
APPEND_LINK_ITEM(_("\tEncyclopedic information partly taken from\n\t\t"),
_("Wikipedia"), "", ltag_wiki);
_("Wikipedia"), "", ltag_wiki);
APPEND_LINK_ITEM(_("\n\tElevation and timezone data provided by\n\t\t"),
"", ltag_geonames);
"", ltag_geonames);
APPEND_LINK_ITEM(_("\n\tWeather and astronomical data from\n\t\t"),
_("The Norwegian Meteorological Institute"),
"", ltag_metno);
"", ltag_metno);
g_object_set_data_full(G_OBJECT(ltag_img), "url", /* url for image */
g_strdup(""), g_free);
g_strdup(""), g_free);
g_signal_connect(G_OBJECT(view), "motion-notify-event",
G_CALLBACK(view_motion_notify), sum);
......@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@
#include "weather-icon.h"
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