Version 4 (modified by skvidal, 7 years ago)
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3.2.28 ← What's new in 3.2.29 → 3.2.30

User Interface changes

  • Allow users to see merged hisotry transactions (Eg. info 1..4)
  • Give the package name in the error message, if we fail to open the header.
  • Add "history package-list" sub-command, so you can easily see what happened to specific packages.
  • Add "yum shell" data to history, as an addon.
  • Add username/password Basic auth configuration options.
  • Compare providers tweak, mark down older than installed packages.
  • When doing searches, first try just name+summary. Can use "search all" for everything.
  • Tweak the format_missing_requires text, to include same name different versions.
  • Add --releasever=/, to use the current releasever (useful for installroots).
  • Add concept of gpgcakeys to yum (see yum.conf for explanation)
  • Grouplist separates langonly groups into their own section

Significant bugfixes

  • Don't re-decompress MD each time, use the same name.
  • Fix problem with GPG key importing and auto-close.
  • Add sha384 checksum, to allowed checksums (repos. can now use it).
  • Handle unique MD files, when we have .xml only MD.
  • Work around bad epoch data in updateinfo MD.
  • Remove old txmbr's in reinstall.
  • Unicide fixes.

Resource improvement changes

  • Don't "drop cache" all of the rpmdb data, makes install/remove/etc. faster.
  • Don't re-decompress MD each time, use the same name.
  • Make obsoletes calculation faster.
  • Make updates calculation faster.

API changes

  • Add argument to searchNames() to it can return pkgtups.
  • Parse severity from updateinfo.
  • History packages now have a '<history>' repoid.
  • PackageObject.__eq__ will now deal with objects that lack .repoid.

Developer stats.

3.2.29 -  92 commits: Tue Sep 28 11:45:10 2010 -0400

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