Vala 0.14.0 released

the new stable 0.14 version of Vala has been released. Changes since 0.13.4 are bug fixes, nothing particularly noteworthy.

Changes since version 0.12.1:
  • Enable flow analysis for out parameters.
  • Refactor attribute handling. 
  • More refactoring in the code generator.
  • Improvements to the .gir reader.
  • Drop deprecated support for D-Bus GLib in favor of GDBus.
  • Add gedit-3.0, gtksourceview-3.0, rest-0.7, vte-2.90 and libpeas-1.0 bindings.
  • Switch pangocairo, gudev-1.0, mx-1.0, clutter-1.0, libgdata, libsoup-2.4 and json-glib-1.0 bindings to use GIR.
  • Many bug fixes and binding updates. 
Additionally you might want to take a look at the notes in the following two links when upgrading to vala 0.14:
More information at the Vala homepage.


Vala 0.13.4 has been released

The new 0.13.4 version of the Vala programming language has been released. Notice that we didn't announce the 0.13.3 version on this blog. So this post will be cumulative of the changes since version 0.13.2:


  • Switch pangocairo bindings to .gir.
  • Switch gudev-1.0 bindings to .gir.
  • Switch mx-1.0 bindings to .gir.
  • Many bug fixes and binding updates. 
As usual more information and download at the Vala homepage.