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Posted 15 May 2013 - 11:00 PM


Boxes 3.8.2 is now available. Changes since

- Fix underline char in "Done" selection button.
- Avoid showing weird errors when user is entering URI in wizard.
- Correct size of 'read-only' toggle in VNC box properties.
- Fix a regression that disables Boxes from connecting to the same box more
than once.
- Tone down hologram effect in Boxes icon not to appear broken.
- Correctly set timezone configuration on new VMs. This combined with libosinfo
release (0.2.7), fixes Fedora 19 express installation.
- Work around the issue of dialog being blank after first usage (bug#699376).
- Activation of text entries in wizard's setup page now behave as expected.
- Added/updated/fixed translations:
- Japanese

All contributors to this release:

Christophe Fergeau
Gursimran singh
Jakub Steiner
OKANO Takayoshi
Zeeshan Ali (Khattak)

What is Boxes?

A simple GNOME 3 application to access remote or virtual systems.


* View, access, and use:
* remote machines
* remote virtual machines
* local virtual machines
* When technology permits, set up access for applications on local
virtual machines
* View, access, and use virtual machines on removable media
* View, access, and use shared connection / machines
* Share connections?
* Upload / publish virtual machines
* Select favorites
* Search for connections


* Enterprise system management / administration
* Asset management
* Software distribution
* Automation

Use Cases

* Connect to a local virtual machine for testing.
* Connecting to a work machine from home.
* Connect to a work machine over a low quality cellular network.

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Tarball: http://download.gnom...es-3.8.2.tar.xz
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Zeeshan Ali (Khattak)
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