links 2.19

Command line web browser links has been updated to version 2.19. It features a small number of bug fixes:

  • Disable high-DPI scaling on Windows.
  • Other fonts now supported via fontconfig and freetype.
  • Certificate Authority now displayed in Document Info box.
  • International error messages now shown where appropriate.
  • Fixed crashes on entering of invalid URLs.

nnn 2.4

Terminal-based file manager nnn has been released, following quickly on from 2.3 twenty-nine days ago. The release includes some important changes such as:

  • Improvements to make the application smaller and lighter.
  • Now compliant from the FreeDesktop.org standard for trashing files.
  • File and folder permissions now displayed in detailed mode.
  • Copy and move progress bar now enabled on Linux.
  • Reduced number of screen redraws and improved grace when resizing.

Also included are two new scripts which facilitate uploading to Imgur, and sending a selection to Android using the kdeconnect-cli application.

nnn 2.3

The nnn command line file manager has seen the release of version 2.3, and with it a number of notable changes. Some of the main features include the ability to abort disk usage calculations, ability to use nnn as a file picker in association with picker.sh, and a version sort flag.

A user repository of scripts is now also provided, with the current list including scripts to upgrade the application, fuzzy finding of files for opening and editing, and copying a selection to the clipboard.

Irssi 1.2.0

Terminal-based IRC client Irssi has made it to version 1.2.0. The release includes a year of changes and security updates since the previous 1.1.2 release. Some of the key changes and new features with this version are:

  • New syntax with the /statusbar command.
  • Character width can now be configured.
  • “Off-the-record” module is now included.
  • Horizontal splits have been included.
  • Support for formatting on the input line.

Baku 4.1

Baku, a bookmark manager which is independent of any browser has reached version 4.1. Alongside a command line interface for browsing bookmarks, there are a number of other key features such as auto-import from Firefox, Chrome and Chromium, and open bookmarks in a browser. Another useful function is the ability to expand or collapse URLs from the Wayback Machine cache.

With the release of 4.1, there are fixes for a few security issues and a repair to the auto-import function from Firefox.

nnn 2.2

Command line file manager nnn has been updated to version 2.2. Alongside some minor fixes to issues occurring on Mac OS X, the program has a number of key improvements and bug fixes including:

  • An option to disable displaying of colours.
  • The ability to run files as executables.
  • Handling of files greater than 2GB on 32-bit ARM processors.
  • Support for selection across directories.
  • Better support for Termux/Cygwin environments.

Documentation has also been added for lftp integration to facilitate remote file transfers.