This is my monthly report for generous patrons who contributed €199 to support development of Nuvola Player in November 2015. Thanks to them, I spent 19 hours working on 7 tasks, which are listed bellow with a few comments, so my reward was €10.5 per hour.
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Date: Nov. 22, 2015, 11:10 a.m. • Work time: 2.15 hours • Spent funds: €23.65
I finished work on stable packages for Fedora 23. Because of a huge amount of time to support Fedora and low project funding, Fedora 23 might be the last Fedora release supported by the Nuvola Player project.
Date: Nov. 21, 2015, noon • Work time: 1.84 hours • Spent funds: €20.24
I fixed broken link reported by Julian Felix Rost: Rename Google Play Music repository
Date: Nov. 14, 2015, 11:45 a.m. • Work time: 0.84 hours • Spent funds: €9.24
Web app scripts can now specify default window size in their metadata. This feature was requested by one service maintainer.
Date: Nov. 13, 2015, 11:15 p.m. • Work time: 2.23 hours • Spent funds: €24.53
Project maintenance generally includes following tasks:
Date: Nov. 11, 2015, 10:36 a.m. • Work time: 6.39 hours • Spent funds: €70.29
I was dealing with following new support requests & bug reports:
Fixed Google Play Music responds incorrectly to the Play/Pause and Stop media keys, which caused also issues Google Play Music Global Play Hotkey, Last.fm scrobbling stopped working, MPRIS and Media keys no longer work properly in GNOME and nuvolaplayer3ctl track-info ... seems to get stuck.
Responded to build failure that had been caused by too old Diorite library: Can't build nuvola from source.
I requested more information to investigate issue Cannot access any of the options in the "gear" menu
I responded to: Too many flash plugins - false positive
I responded and asked for a feedback: Uninstall Nuvola Player 3 Fixed Missing title and artist information in the sidebar
I required more information: Spotify icon is broken in GNOME
I resolved also some older bugs:
Date: Nov. 7, 2015, 6:30 p.m. • Work time: 2.90 hours • Spent funds: €31.90
I released stable packages of Diorite library and Nuvola Player for Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf. Internal builds had been available for a while, but there had been some unresolved issues that had prevented stable builds.
Date: Nov. 4, 2015, 9:44 p.m. • Work time: 2.67 hours • Spent funds: €29.37
These patrons support development of Nuvola Apps. Thank you all!
Christian Dannie Storgaard, José Antonio Rey, Ryan Wagner, Simon Law, Bart Libert, Chris Beeley, Andrew Azores, Bryan Wyatt, Balázs, Martin Wimpress, Denton Davenport, Ben MacLeod, Duco van Amstel, David Wiczer, Andrew Allen, Nathan Warkentin, Chuck Talk.
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