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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-08-17 13:23:31 +0000
committerAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-08-17 13:23:31 +0000
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@@ -4,6 +4,32 @@ News for Paludis
This file lists the major changes between versions. For a more detailed list
of every change, see the ChangeLog.
+0.5 branch (in progress):
+ * elog will now write to PALUDIS_ELOG_FILE, if defined, as well as
+ displaying on screen.
+
+ * Virtuals are now handled entirely dynamically and are not written to vdb.
+
+ * Support for CRAN (the Comprehensive R Archive Network) repositories is now
+ available.
+
+ * Work has been started on a Gtk+ client.
+
+ * Support for binary packages.
+
+ * Manual (man) pages are now provided.
+
+ * Logic for complex operations such as installing and uninstalling has been
+ moved out of the client code and into separate task classes.
+
+ * Hooks are now available for failed operations.
+
+ * Repository formats are now dynamically loaded from .so files rather than
+ being compiled in.
+
+ * libwrapiter is now used to simplify iterator interfaces and reduce compile
+ times.
+
0.4.2:
* CONFIG_PROTECT now works as expected for ROOT=/.