|author||Ciaran McCreesh <email@example.com>||2006-08-24 19:07:51 +0000|
|committer||Ciaran McCreesh <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2006-08-24 19:07:51 +0000|
Merge in 0.4 branch things into NEWS, more updates for 0.5 things
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@@ -30,6 +30,35 @@ of every change, see the ChangeLog.
* libwrapiter is now used to simplify iterator interfaces and reduce compile
+ * Much better handling of Portage-generated VDB entries.
+ * For VDB repository entries, all USE flags are marked as masked / forced.
+ * --query on virtuals is more useful. USE flags are displayed for --query.
+ Sets can be shown with --query.
+ * New client: archtool, a tool for developers and arch teams.
+ * In key/value configuration files, line continuations inside a quoted
+ string with no backslash is now a warning, not an error.
+ * REAL_CHOST is now exported automatically, to avoid problems with
+ gcc-config when Portage is not installed.
+ * Support for newer libselinux /proc voodoo.
+ * svn+https:// is recognised for syncing.
+ * Huge speed improvements when merging.
+ * portageq vdb_path is now emulated.
+ * Fail hooks for ebuild phases are available.
+ * An infinite loop on unmerge bug has been fixed.
* CONFIG_PROTECT now works as expected for ROOT=/.