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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.


Home page








Source tarball:


sha256 checksum:






Zeeshan Ali (Khattak)

FSF member#5124



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