Long time ago GNOME Files (Nautilus) had the ability to handle custom annotations attached to files and directories. This ability has slowly gone lost in the folds of time. Things however are rarely really unlearned, and an ability rarely goes away for good.
Nautilus Annotations brings back Nautilus' annotation capabilities. It exploits the same machinery that was used back then: that of relying on GIO to store custom information about a file or a directory.
0.6.112 May 2021 23:11
(2021-05-12). Changes: Showing and hiding the discard button is now handled gracefully -- the button's CSS class persists between state changes, and this prevents delays in the decoration of the widget. Code review. Documentation. A small in the build system that caused `make distcheck` not to function properly has been.
0.6.012 May 2021 03:15
Two new keyboard shortcuts have been created (`Ctrl` + `S` and `Shift` +.
All keyboard shortcuts -- both inherited and extension-specific ones -- are
now documented in `/usr/share/doc/nautilus-annotations/shortcuts.md`.
CSS class names have changed.
0.5.008 May 2021 06:25
(2021-05-08). Changes: The action button in the annotations window has been moved to the header bar. The file's path has become the window's subtitle. Code review. Documentation.
0.4.108 May 2021 03:15
Annotations window's default width has become bigger.
Tilde replacement in the window's title has been extended to other users'
home directories (e.g., ` john/doc.md`, ` lisa/Videos`, etc.).
0.3.104 May 2021 17:02
Icons, emblems and code review
0.3.003 May 2021 04:16
* The annotation window has become transient for Nautilus
* A CSS has been created for styling the extension's graphical interface
0.1.001 May 2021 11:13
**Nautilus Annotations** has been published.