Monthly Archives: January 2018

Shoes 3.3.5

Shoes 3.3.5 is available from the usual place. It fixes some Show Stoppers bugs for newer OSX and some Linux variants (Arch). We provide modifiers for the event handles so click can tell if control or shift was pressed (or both). Added a wheel event.

For the brave, it adds an arcane feature only In the know experts might care to exploit. I’ll be waiting for those bug reports 😉

The ChangeLog is


-------------- Shoes 3.3.5 --------------------------------

=== New with 3.3.5
* Add 'wheel' event
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/287
* can preprocess events with new event {block}
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/383
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/wiki/event-streams
Experts Only

=== Fixed with 3.3.5
* Arch linux (probably others) are missing symlinks to libraries
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/392
* Windows cpu utilization
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/387
* OSX High Sierra (10.13) couldn't start Shoes
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/398
* Profiling has new output options for workaround
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/390

=== Developer Issues with 3.3.5
https://github.com/shoes/shoes3/issues/399
* no Linux 32 bit provided.
* last release for osx 10.9 (mavericks)
* freebsd status is 'experts with free time'

Slowly getting it right

It’s been one hell of a ride moving my build platform from ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04. It’s almost Ok. I can build Shoes (all platforms) but VirtualBox is being a real pain in the ass. It makes me nostalgic for the older ‘Get Smart” Shoes: