Workrave 1.9.3 released

Workrave 1.9.3 has been released, featuring a number of improvements, new translations and the usual bug fixes.

New translations:

  • Seanán Ó Coistín translated Workrave into Irish.
  • 김재용 translated Workrave into Korean.


  • Workrave now stops all timers when the screen is locked. When the screen in unlocked, a natural restbreak is started.
  • Audio muting improvements:
    • Audio is now muted after the start break sound is played.
    • Audio is now unmuted when the user becomes active after the break has ended instead of immediately after the break ended.
  • By default, the RECORD extention is now mandatory on X windows systems.

Bug fixes. Including:

  • Fixed crash on Windows systems without audio installed.
  • Fixed translucency of Deskband applet on Windows 7/Vista.
  • Fixed Reading mode menu entry in Windows and Gnome applet.
  • Networking now supports IPV6 addresses.
  • Activity monitor should now filter out mouse jitter.
  • Fixed monitoring of (Wacom) tablets.