Changeset 32605 for trunk/base/NEWS


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Timestamp:
Jan 9, 2008, 3:52:37 AM (12 years ago)
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jmpp@…
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The start of the documentation of the potential chanegs that will go into the 1.6.1 release.

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    2 What's new:
     2== Overwiew of changes from MacPorts 1.6.0 to 1.6.1 ==
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     4# For regular users:
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     6* A suitable message is output when a the requested port is not installed when polling its dependents;
     7* Fixed the "Error: Unable to open port: invalid command name "ui_prefix"" runtime error on Panther;
     8* Fixed the "Error: Unable to open port: invalid command name "ui_channels"" runtime error on Panther;
     9* Fixed a MacPorts, Panther specific build failure due to missing sqlite headers on that platform;
     10* Fixed a MacPorts build failure when building itself in universal fashion;
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     13# For Portfile writers:
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     15*) Pre-fabricated statements with correct checksums are output when in verbose mode if the existing ones in the Portfile are incorrect;
     16*) "port lint" now recognizes non-canonical modelines;
     17*) Added a 'configure.pipe' Portfile option for using pipes rather than intermediate files when compiling C/C++ based ports;
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     21== Overview of changes from MacPorts 1.5.2 to 1.6.0 ==
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     23# For regular usage:
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    425*) Revived and thoroughly refreshed web presence at http://www.macports.org/ , with more improvements still on the way;
    526*) New project guide at http://guide.macports.org
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    8 Overview of Changes from MacPorts 1.5.2 to MacPorts 1.6.0:
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    10 # For regular usage:
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    1227*) Fixed the "upgrade" target of the port(1) command to properly handle installed versions beginning with letters;
    1328*) Improved the "variants" target of the port(1) command to behave like the "info" target to poll the requested Portfile directly
     
    7085    relevant programs/paths to use;
    7186*) Added a 'extract.mkdir' Portfile option to better deal with so-called "tar bombs";
    72 *) Added a 'configure.pipe' Portfile option for using pipes rather than intermediate files when compiling C/C++ based ports;
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