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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2007-01-07 18:05:19 +0000
committerAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2007-01-07 18:05:19 +0000
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This file lists the major changes between versions. For a more detailed list
of every change, see the ChangeLog.
+0.14.2:
+ * Various performance tweaks.
+
+ * keywords.conf can now use * to accept packages that brokenly set only "-*"
+ in KEYWORDS.
+
+ * Installing and uninstalling set*id files is now done differently to
+ prevent exploitation of supposedly uninstalled vulnerable applications.
+
0.14.1:
* Versions can include -rx.y, -rx.y.z etc.
diff --git a/doc/portagedifferences.html.skel b/doc/portagedifferences.html.skel
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@@ -39,7 +39,7 @@
<li>Support for repositories of different types (e.g. CRAN).</li>
<li>Simple per-(category, package, version, anything else) environment variable
- setting (e.g. CFLAGS).</li>
+ setting (e.g. CFLAGS) without having to add on nasty external hacks.</li>
<li>Licence filtering.</li>
@@ -78,6 +78,10 @@
<li>Ability to display additional information, such as USE flag
descriptions, when installing a package.</li>
+
+ <li>Secure installation and uninstallation of set*id files,
+ preventing your system from being left vulnerable after having
+ uninstalled or replaced an insecure application.</li>
</ul>
<h3>For the Ebuild Developer</h3>