February 13, 2011 (Version

  • Added ukrainian translation
  • Bug: The screenshot function did not work correctly
  • Bug: Fixed a bug in the use of keymodifiers
  • Known bug: Mirage hangs in the wrap dialog when set to ask

July 23, 2010 (Version

  • Added dutch translation
  • Bug: Mirage showed verbose output by default
  • Bug: Misplaced parenthesis in Open Remote Image dialog code
  • Changes: Fixed one untranslated message

July 20, 2010 (Version 0.9.5):

  • Added a windows icon
  • Added new shortcuts PgUP/PgDN for previous/next image
  • Added option to disable the backgroundcolor in windowed mode
  • Bug: & in custom actions caused an error when mirage tried to open custom action dialog (bug #17329)
  • Bug: Save image didn't work. (bug #17330)
  • Bug: Fixed gettext files not found if installed into /usr/local (bug #17359)
  • Changes: now uses $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/mirage as config directory if possible (patch taken from debian)
  • Changes: Switched zooming directions for Ctrl+Mousewheel up/down.
  • Changes: Small interface changes
  • Changes: Updated mnemonics (bug #17350 and patch #3020)
  • Changes: Improvements to localized strings

June 26, 2010 (Version 0.9.4):

  • Mirage now requires PyGTK 2.12.0
  • Added the ability to set the quality for saving images
  • Added windows support
  • Fixed DeprecationWarnings for old tooltip API in pygtk
  • Fixed DeprecationWarnings for md5
  • Prevent toolbar from getting focus on keypresses
  • Bug: Fix returning from fullscreen mode with no images displayed
  • Bug: delete_image() could cause some thumbnails to not get loaded
  • Bug: If a image modified image was deleted mirage would ask to save the image
  • Bug: Hopefully fixed image preloading
  • Bug: Fixed wrong tooltip for hidden images
  • Bug: Some menu entries was visible while they shouldnt have been
  • Bug: Fixed parsing of custom commands
  • Changes: Properties now show "file modified" instead of "file date"
  • Changes: Slideshow delay is choosen with a spinner
  • Changes: Fixed DeprecationWarnings for old tooltip API in pygtk
  • Changes: Fixed DeprecationWarnings for md5
  • Feature request: Show filename in statusbar
  • Translation: Added Portuguese translation (Danilo)
  • Translation: Added Chinese translation (Jayden)
  • Translation: Updated the po-files

March 26, 2008 (Version 0.9.3):

  • Added shortcuts for consistency with gqview/eog (Benjamin)
  • Added Hungarian translation (Sandor)
  • Added Czech translation (Petr)

January 28, 2008 (Version 0.9.2):

  • Bug: Fix typo preventing thumbnails from being reused (Lane)

January 9, 2008 (Version 0.9.1):

  • Screenshot support
  • Use png attributes to be more fully thumbnail spec compliant
  • Allow running without compiled C modules (certain features disabled)
  • Reuse generated thumbnails for open dialog preview if they exist
  • Bug: Fix freeze involving modified image and navigation
  • Bug: Prevent possible crash on invalid image files
  • Bug: Fix occasional wrong height of thumbnails (and gobject assertion)
  • Bug: Wrong image displayed if discarding modified app and using preload
  • Bug: Ctrl+mousewheel doesn't zoom when caps/num lock is on
  • Bug: Fix horizontal centering of image
  • Bug: Fix .desktop file category
  • Bug: Create thumbnails dir if it doesn't exist

October 18, 2007 (Version 0.9):

  • Thumbnails pane (freedesktop spec compliant using ~/.thumbnails)
  • Ability to open remote images (http and ftp)
  • Register viewed images with gtk's recent documents (ongardie)
  • Preference for opening hidden files
  • Add up/down keybindings to go to previous/next image
  • Bug: Filenames in custom actions aren't correctly escaped (Andrew)
  • Bug: Can't open properties on animated images
  • Bug: Editing a custom action creates a new action
  • Bug: Fast image traversal overruns image list and becomes stuck

January 17, 2007 (Version 0.8.3):

  • Use F11 for fullscreen like most applications
  • Use 'kfmclient' to launch browser in kde
  • Added Italian translation (Daniele Maggio)
  • Bug: Save As doesn't work

December 7, 2006 (Version 0.8.2):

  • Ability to modify image saturation
  • Recent file/list menu
  • Save/load accel_map in case user edits any gtk accelerators
  • Bug: Fullscreen controls can be on wrong screen with Xinerama
  • Bug: Scrollbars don't appear correctly on window resizes
  • Bug: Panning images doesn't always work properly
  • Bug: Alpha channel is lost when resizing image with transparency
  • Bug: Allow saving files when file extension isn't lowercase
  • Bug: Specified image scaling method isn't properly used

October 19, 2006 (Version 0.8.1):

  • Add list of image names to custom actions (%L)
  • Improved preloading/navigation handling
  • Menu improvements; added Custom Actions to EditMenu
  • Try gnome-open/exo-open first for opening help, then fallback
  • Bug: Next/brevious buttons block with mouse over it
  • Bug: Ctrl-0/1 shortcuts don't work from numpad with numlock on
  • Bug: Custom actions don't execute when using --verbose
  • Bug: Cannot install when X server isn't running
  • Updated icon (William Rea)

September 4, 2006 (Version 0.8):

  • Editing capabilities: resize, crop, save, delete, rename (luzi/Bjoern Martensen)
  • Pref to preload images for faster navigation (enabled by default) (Mike Massonnet)
  • Implemented 'custom actions' framework, including batch actions (Thomas Güttler)
  • --onload or -o argument for performing actions on image loading (Thomas Güttler)
  • Added File > Properties to display image properties
  • Show "Scanning..." in statusbar when scanning for images; Escape to abort
  • Reduce GTK+ requirement to 2.6.0 (William Rea)
  • Bug: Opening with 'load all images in dir' gives expected result (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Bug: Cannot open folder while search process is active
  • Added French translation (Mike Massonnet)
  • Added Polish translation (Tomasz Dominikowski)
  • Added Russian translation (mavka)

August 2, 2006 (Version 0.7.3):

  • Fix crash when loading images in certain circumstances

August 1, 2006 (Version 0.7.2):

  • Preference to automatically start the slideshow in fullscreen mode
  • Background image search process to load image faster (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Added cli argument: -s or --slideshow to start in slideshow mode
  • Added cli argument: -f or --fullscreen to start in fullscreen mode
  • Additional shortcuts: +/- for zooming in/out (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Fixed .desktop mimetypes (Eugenia Loli-Queru)
  • Added German translation (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Added Spanish translation (Isidro Arribas)

July 9, 2006 (Version 0.7.1):

  • Toolbar style follows gnome preference (requires optional gnome-python
  • dependency) (Eugenia Loli-Queru)
  • Skip hidden files/dirs when loading images
  • Bug: Caps-lock breaks some shortcuts (Abisser T'khin)
  • Bug fixes

June 20, 2006 (Version 0.7):

  • Slideshow mode (delay time, randomize order, disable screensaver preferences)
  • Display animated images
  • Edit > Open in Editor
  • Image wrapping options: yes/no/prompt (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Cleaned up menubar, preferences
  • Set go navigation items' sensitivities based on context
  • Bug: 1:1 images are sometimes incorrectly set to fit (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Many bugfixes, interface tweaks

May 29, 2006 (Version 0.6):

  • In fullscreen mode, hide mouse cursor after 2 seconds of no movement
  • Option to wrap around imagelist
  • When in zoom-to-fit mode, fit the image when it's rotated
  • Show broken icon if image not found (i.e. deleted) (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Bug: Ensure that scrollbars don't show up unless needed
  • Bug: Don't resize an image if it's at 100% zoom (David Shakaryan)
  • Other small bugfixes

May 1, 2006 (Version 0.5):

  • Make open image mode configurable: smart, fit, 1:1, last (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Option to navigate imagelist via mousewheel (default: on) (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Add maximum/minimum zoom levels (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Reduce border around image for fit mode (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Have Go>Random not show images twice until all images have been shown once
  • Allow numpad keys as shortcuts (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Allow panning image additionally with left-click/drag (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Revert retaining state of images in list introduced in v0.4
  • Add hourglass feedback for loading images
  • Bug: Small images don't zoom-to-fit (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Bug: Some non-image files are thought to be images (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Bug: Files/folders with spaces don't open from file manager (Bjoern Martensen)
  • Bug: Some shortcuts don't work with numslock enabled (Bjoern Martensen)

April 25, 2006 (Verion 0.4):

  • Removed <Alt> from navigational shortcuts
  • Default to alphabetically populating the image list (Michael Campbell)
  • Ability to go to first (Home) and last (End) image in list
  • Retain zoom/flip/rotate state of images in list
  • Pref: Open all images in current directory (Ralph Wabel)
  • Pref: Default directory for 'Open' dialog
  • Fullscreen hides menu/tool/status bars

April 4, 2006 (Version 0.3.1):

  • Fixed inability to open a file from a file manager.

April 4, 2006 (Version 0.3):

  • Speed improvements for zooming and rotating images
  • Allow drag-and-drop of images/folders from file managers
  • Flip images vertically/horizontally
  • Go > Random Image
  • Ability to recursively load images found in all subdirectories
  • Right-click menu on image
  • "mirage --help" information.
  • Fixed .desktop bug

March 29, 2006 (Version 0.2):

  • Allow multiple files/folders to be passed as arguments or opened directly
  • MiddleMouseButton-Drag to pan the image (like GIMP)
  • Add Tools > Options for scaling quality, background color
  • Retain center of user-view when zooming
  • Display a broken image in the window instead of an error popup message
  • Improve handling of which images Mirage can successfully display

March 22, 2006 (Version 0.1):

  • Fast scaling/rotating of images
  • Displays 'checkerboard' for transparency
  • Ctrl-MouseScrollDown to zoom out, Ctrl-MouseScrollUp to zoom in (like GIMP)