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Posted 05 September 2013 - 09:42 PM

We are pleased to announce a new release of Boxes.

Changes since 3.9.91:

- Apply correct style to enable rounded corners in latest gnome-shell.
- Correct desktop file name in AppData file.
- Rebuild against latest Vala to fix build against older libsoup.
- Fix 'No KVM' warning visibility issues.
- Remove redundant workaround for bug#677260.
- Added/updated/fixed translations:
- Brazilian Portuguese
- Irish
- Italian
- Lithuanian
- Polish
- Spanish
- Traditional Chinese

All contributors to this release:

Aurimas Černius
Chao-Hsiung Liao
Daniel Mustieles
Milo Casagrande
Piotr Drąg
Rafael Ferreira
Seán de Búrca
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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