|author||Ciaran McCreesh <email@example.com>||2010-08-23 13:22:48 +0100|
|committer||Ciaran McCreesh <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2010-08-24 15:47:56 +0100|
Preparation for 0.54.00.54.0
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This file lists the major changes between versions. For a more detailed list
of every change, see the Git log.
+ * 'cave resolve --remove-if-dependent' will now cause dependent packages to
+ be removed from world, if no versions remain.
+ * 'cave resolve --make' now defaults to 'chroot' when the environment's
+ preferred root is not '/'.
+ * 'cave display-resolution --show-option-descriptions' now works as
+ * 'cave fix-linkage' may take multiple '--library' arguments.
+ * New 'cave' subcommands: 'report', 'print-id-environment-variable'.
+ * 'cave print-' commands are now consistent in handling '--all' / '-a' and
+ '--best' / '-b'.
+ * 'cave show' will now always show keys specified by '-k', even if those
+ keys are internal-only or complex.
+ * 'cave search' now takes an optional SQLite index, which can be created
+ using 'cave manage-search-index'.
+ * 'cave search' now has a '--visible' option.
+ * The 'importare', 'inquisitio' and 'reconcilio' clients are now deprecated
+ in favour of 'cave import, 'cave search' and 'cave fix-linkage'
+ * Output managers and output.conf are now documented features, and a new
+ 'command' output manager handler was added.
+ * Hooks are now run using an output manager, where appropriate. The API for
+ .so hooks has been changed to allow this.
+ * The demo hooks have been removed, since none are particularly useful with
+ * 'cave' now has a global '--colour' option, and coloured output is disabled
+ by default when outputting to a non-tty.
+ * The output format for certain cave commands can now be tinkered with by
+ the user. Use 'cave dump-cave-formats-conf' to create ~/.cave/formats.conf
+ and then edit as desired.
+ * The way sub-programs are executed has changed to be somewhat less
* A bug causing screwiness with soft-blocking EAPI 3 packages where both
packages installed the same file with an mtime in the distant past has