darktable gets color managed light table mode
The darktable team released an update of this digital photography application. The main new improvement is basic color management in the light table mode.
Ideally stable releases shouldn't be getting any major new features, and technically this is a quick fix indeed, but it (arguably) changes a lot.
Before the newly released version darktable didn't have any color management in the light table mode (where reviewing of photo sessions happens). Now color management is off only when embedded JPEG images from RAW are used for the thumbnails.
So, if you want the application to color-manage previews in this mode, you can enforce rendering of initial previews with darktable. Go to the Preferences dialog and enable this checkbox:
This will make darktable render JPEG thumbnails whenever you import new RAW files to your library. Needless to say, whenever you edit an image, the app regenerates its preview which becomes color-managed anyway.
On top of that, advanced color matrices were improved for Nikon D800 and Canon 5D Mark III. The latter also got white balance presets. Likewise, WB presets were updated for several more cameras.