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authorMarius Mauch <>2006-01-08 02:21:19 +0000
committerMarius Mauch <>2006-01-08 02:21:19 +0000
commit0fcea0095278d1d4675c9da9cf6bfc978a2ea306 (patch)
tree602507acd123e9940e14fab3e7a2b74a8fcb5b07 /NEWS
parentreenable multi-hash and make error message a bit more useful (diff)
slightly improve news
svn path=/main/trunk/; revision=2545
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@@ -4,10 +4,11 @@ portage-2.1 (ongoing via pre releases)
* elog framework and accompanying modules for logging ebuild warnings, errors
- and general notices. Collects ewarn/einfo messages.
+ and general notices. Collects eerror/ewarn/elog/einfo messages.
+* New elog function (should replace einfo in many cases)
* version syntax enhancements allowing multiple suffixes and a new 'cvs'
prefix for denoting "live sources" ebuilds.
-* config files as directories enabling finer-grained settings management.
+* config files as directories enabling more flexible settings management.
* Addition of an register_die_hook method that allows ebuild/eclasses to
register functions to be called for better debugging on errors.
* Addition of pre and post user hookable functions for each ebuild phase, accessible
@@ -19,7 +20,7 @@ portage-2.1 (ongoing via pre releases)
* Support for splitting out debug information into separate files in
* exec subsystem refactoring (now with less bugs!)
-* checksum/digest subsystem refactoring
+* Added sha256 and rmd160 hashes for digests/checksums
* Make --emptytree only apply to ${ROOT} rather than always including /.
* Allow packages to be upgraded that are only depended on via a
"|| ( =cat/pkg-1* =cat/pkg-2* )" construct.