gtkmm 3.24.2 released

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 gtkmm is a very commonly used C++ interface for the graphical interface library GTK+. It is used by most of the C++ software which uses GTK+ for it's graphical interface. The latest minor version fixes several memory leaks. There's also updated documentation.

Changelog story for version 3.24.2 by Swedish developer and gtkmm maintainer Kjell Ahlstedt is as follows:


  • Window::create_similar_surface(): Fix a memory leak. (Daniel Boles) Merge request !19
  • Suppress warnings from deprecated GTimeVal in PixbufAnimation::get_iter() and     PixbufAnimationIter::advance() (Kjell Ahlstedt) Issue #55 (Peter Weber)


  • Fix memory leaks in IconTheme::list_icons() and IconView::get_selected_icons() and RecentManager::get_items() (Kjell Ahlstedt)


  • Gtk::Builder: Describe how to use it together with Glib::Property. (Kjell Ahlstedt)


  • Fix the source code listing. (Kjell Ahlstedt)

The toolkits homepage can be found at and the latest version can be acquired from There is comprehensive reference manual at