XBPS Changelog

New in version 0.27

November 30th, 2013
  • This version contains a long awaited feature: RSA signed repositories.
  • Plus the standard set of bugfixes and miscellaneous performance improvements.

New in version 0.25 (July 8th, 2013)

  • Detection of broken reverse dependencies in package updates.
  • Support for finding reverse dependencies in repository mode (even with virtual packages).
  • Relaxed memory usage on 64-bit platforms.
  • Performance improvements.
  • External libfetch and proplib are no longer required.
  • Some bugs and memory leaks were fixed.

New in version 0.21 (March 13th, 2013)

  • This version adds multiple performance changes and bugfixes.

New in version 0.20 (January 24th, 2013)

  • This version contains some bugfixes for libxbps, xbps-rindex(8), and xbps-install(8).
  • Configure options were changed to --enable-foo. xbps-create(8) now supports --shlib-provides and --shlib-requires long options.

New in version 0.19.1 (December 27th, 2012)

  • This version adds a fix for a regression in xbps-reconfigure(8) -a and bugfix for libxbps.
  • The package state can now be seen with xbps-query(8).

New in version 0.19 (December 17th, 2012)

  • This release includes major performance improvements and multi-thread support in xbps-pkgdb(8) and xbps-rindex(8).
  • xbps-create(8) gained support for storing hard links.
  • Dynamic generation of reverse dependencies and much more.

New in version 0.18 (November 24th, 2012)

  • This version adds new utilities replacing xbps-bin(8) and xbps-repo(8): xbps-install(8), xbps-pkgdb(8), xbps-query(8), xbps-reconfigure(8), xbps-remove(8), and xbps-rindex(8).
  • It adds major performance improvements, new package metadata format, and multiple bugfixes.

New in version 0.17 (October 5th, 2012)

  • xbps-create(8): a new utility to create binary packages from an existing directory. Performance improvements.
  • Fixes for xbps-repo(8) search.
  • Improvements for xbps-bin(8) and xbps-repo(8).

New in version 0.16.2 (July 5th, 2012)

  • This version fixes three bugs in libxbps.