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3.2.17 ← What's new in 3.2.18 → 3.2.19

What's new in yum-3.2.18

User Interface changes

  • Add @group cmd line support to install/update/remove.
  • Add repo_gpgcheck support.
  • Fix for repolist/etc. to work with repo names that contain utf-8.
  • Add total download stats. line in command line.
  • Don't fail at arg. limit, do the cmd multiple times (search, list, etc.).
  • Give more info. when we fail the disk space checks.
  • Add --enableplugin option, this overrides --disableplugin.
  • Give nicer messages when we can't find things due to case sensitivity.
  • Add repo. stats. to "repolist -v".
  • groupremove doesn't emit "No package matched" warnings.
  • Add groupinfo -v list the versions of packages (installed, or available)
  • Use RepoMD.timestamp for timestamp checking, and tweak the error message

Resource improvement changes

  • Minor speedup for init. of lots of disabled repos.
  • Add a look-aside cache for the 666 requires on a single package problem.
  • Add skip_all optimization to a few more places.

API changes

  • Add @group cmd line support to install/update/remove.
  • Add repo_gpgcheck support.
  • Add get_applicable_notices() for security plugin etc.
  • Use hashlib when available, and allow sha256 when using it.
  • Add a yum.version_info for easy testing.
  • selectGroup takes group_package_types and enable_group_conditionals.
  • remove has option to turn off "No package matched" warnings.
  • Add simpleEnvraList()
  • Add RepoMD.timestamp
  • Add the XML MD generation calls from createrepo

Developer stats.

3.2.18 -  73 commits: Thu Aug 7 09:30:28 2008 -0400
26 files changed,  3,950 insertions(+),   630 deletions(-)
20 files changed,  1,183 insertions(+),   287 deletions(-) [main]