Changes from Version 1 of whatsnew/3.2.28

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james (IP: 65.172.155.230)
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04/14/10 19:02:42 (8 years ago)
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Initial 3.2.28 ... not released

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  • whatsnew/3.2.28

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     1{{{ 
     2#!html 
     3<h1 style="text-align: center;"> 
     4 <a style="position: absolute; left:  0; font-size: 50%;" href="3.2.26">3.2.27 &larr;</a> 
     5  What's new in 3.2.28 (pre-release) 
     6 <a style="position: absolute; right: 0; font-size: 50%;" href="3.2.28">&rarr; 3.2.29</a> 
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     9 
     10== User Interface changes == 
     11 
     12 * Add a header to the automatic yum check output 
     13 * Add /etc/yum/vars 
     14 * Allow: "yum version group blah" to just output the version for the blah version group. 
     15 * Users can export TMPDIR to specify an alternate directory to use for non-root caches. 
     16 * Add --setopt option to the cli. 
     17 * Add the groupremove_leaf_only option. 
     18 * Fix the "user" column width for history summary. 
     19 * Put "EE" in history list, if the transaction had error output. 
     20 * Add provides data to dep. failure messages. 
     21 * Return errors on "yum install" if no packages could be found. 
     22 * Add distro-sync command. 
     23 
     24== Significant bugfixes == 
     25 
     26 * Depsolving problems where obsoleting packages don't provide the thing we required from their obsoletee. 
     27 * Workaround MD reget problems. 
     28 * Don't traceback on subkey only GPG keys. 
     29 * Don't traceback for normal users, when they can't open the history DB. 
     30 * syslog configuration. 
     31 * Fix search for keys=True API users, like PK. 
     32 
     33== Resource improvement changes == 
     34 
     35 * Speedup returnNewestByName(), for at least old repodiff. 
     36 * Add caches for multiple .install/.remove calls. 
     37 *  
     38 
     39== API changes == 
     40 
     41 * Add /etc/yum/vars 
     42 * Add provides_for as an arg. to .install() 
     43 * Add .readable to the history object. 
     44 
     45=== Developer stats. === 
     46 
     47{{{ 
     483.2.28 -  59 commits: Wed Apr 14 00:11:49 2010 -0400 
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     51?? files changed,     ??? insertions(+),     ??? deletions(-) [yum rpmUtils bin *.py] 
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