APT Changelog

New in version 1.0.9.3

October 16th, 2014
  • implement the updated build profile spec
  • methods/rsh.cc: replace strcat with std::string (Closes: #76442)
  • Update Status field values handling
  • don't cleanup cdrom files in apt-get update (Closes: 765458)

New in version 1.0.9.2 (October 3rd, 2014)

  • test/integration/test-apt-update-file: improve test
  • Fix regression when copy: is used for a relative path (Closes: #762160)
  • generalize Acquire::GzipIndex to support all compressions that apt supports
  • Fix regression for cdrom: sources from latest security update
  • Ensure that iTFRewritePackageOrder is "MD5sum" to match apt-ftparchive
  • debian/rules: add hardening=+all. Thanks to Simon Ruderich, Markus Waldeck
  • German program translation update (Closes: 762223)
  • disable timestamps in the footer of docs by doxygen
  • Set STRIP_FROM_PATH for doxygen
  • apt-get: Create the temporary downloaded changelog inside tmpdir (closes: #763780)

New in version 1.0.9.1 (September 22nd, 2014)

  • Michael Vogt ]
  • Allow override of Proxy-Auto-Detect by the users configuration (Closes: 759264)
  • fix ci autopkgtest
  • fix regression from 1.0.9 when file:/// source are used and those are on a different partition than the apt state directory and add regression test
  • l10n: vi.po (636t): Update program translation
  • Updated German documentation translation
  • Turkish program translation update (Closes: 761394)

New in version 1.0.9 (September 17th, 2014)

  • incorrect invalidating of unauthenticated data (CVE-2014-0488)
  • incorect verification of 304 reply (CVE-2014-0487)
  • incorrect verification of Acquire::Gzip indexes (CVE-2014-0489)

New in version 1.0.8 (September 10th, 2014)

  • German program translation update (Closes: 758837)
  • Portuguese manpages translation update (Closes: 759608)
  • initialize iPolicyBrokenCount in DepCache::Update (Closes: 758397)
  • Avoid yielding blank lines with APT::Cmd::use-format=true
  • Make Proxy-Auto-Detect check for each host (Closes: #759264)
  • Add testcase for apt list --all-versions
  • apt-pkg/deb/dpkgpm.cc:
  • update string matching for dpkg I/O errors. (LP: #1363257)
  • properly parse the dpkg status line so that package name is properly set and an apport report is created. Thanks to Anders Kaseorg for the patch (LP: #1353171)
  • Use heap to allocate PatternMatch to avoid potential stack overflow (Closes: 759612)
  • Run autopkgtest tests with "env -i" to avoid pollution from the host env (Closes: #759655)
  • test/integration/test-ubuntu-bug-346386-apt-get-update-paywall:
  • use downloadfile() to fix test failure
  • Fix incorrect upgradable listing in "apt list" (thanks to Michael Musenbrock) (Closes: #753297)
  • apt-pkg/cachefile.cc:
  • ensure we have a Policy in CacheFile.BuildDepCache()
  • methods/http.cc:
  • Improve Debug::Acquire::http debug output
  • apt-ftparchive: make Packages & Sources generation optional, during Generate call
  • support regular expressions in 'apt search'
  • implement --full in apt search
  • fix progress report for upgrade and reinstall
  • rework PTY magic to fix stair-stepping on kfreebsd (Closes: 759684)
  • don't call pager in non-terminals for changelog (Closes: 755040)

New in version 1.0.7 (August 28th, 2014)

  • add REAMDE.md
  • StringToBool: only act if the entire string is consumed by strtol()
  • Use @builddeps@ in the debian/tests/control file
  • apt-pkg/acquire-item.cc: make pkgAcqDiffIndex more uniform
  • Fix SmartConfigure to ignore ordering of packages that are already valid
  • doc/apt.8.xml: fix typo, thanks to Jakub Wilk (Closes: #756056)
  • doc/po/pt.po: updated, thanks to Américo Monteir (Closes: #756200)
  • Update Japanese documentation translation (Closes: #754817)
  • l10n: vi.po (636t): Update one new string
  • Fix debListParser to accept "no" as a value for the Multi-Arch field (Closes: #759099)
  • Turkish program translation update (Closes: 756710)
  • Czech program translation update (Closes: 758208)
  • add dpkg::source-options for dpkg-source invocation (Closes: 757534)
  • support versioned provides as implemented by dpkg (Closes: 758153)

New in version 1.0.6 (July 11th, 2014)

  • German translation reviewed by Erik Pfannenstein
  • methods/http.cc: use Req.str() in debug output
  • Do not try to parse invalid translation files (LP: #756317)
  • Do not clean "/" in pkgAcquire::Clean/pkgArchiveCleaner (Closes: #753531)
  • Only show packages as upgradable if the have a CandidateVer != 0 (Closes: #753297)
  • l10n: vi.po: Update 3 new messages
  • Danish program translation update (Closes: 753979)
  • handle moved mmap after UniqFindTagWrite call (Closes: #753941)
  • use printf instead of echo in testing framework
  • Improve description how to turn off the caches (Closes: #753531)
  • po: Fill or add missing Language field
  • po: Remove fuzzy from file msgid header
  • po: Fill Project-Id-Version with correct project id and version
  • po: Fix Plural-Forms fields
  • po: Fix or add missing email addresses
  • po: Fix encoding issues
  • po: Fix format specifier order in translation
  • build: Set the XSL parameter through the command line instead of sed
  • build: Convert from DebianDoc SGML to DocBook XML
  • doc: Convert from DebianDoc SGML to DocBook XML
  • doc: Unfuzzy DocBook translations

New in version 1.0.5 (June 19th, 2014)

  • Fix autopkgtest tests
  • Fix test-apt-ftparchive-cachedb-lp1274466 and apt-internal-solver tests
  • test/integration/test-essential-force-loopbreak: fix on non-amd64 systems
  • Tell the user if no updates are available after apt update (Closes: #751388)
  • Check for gtest's header before building
  • Updated translation of german documentation
  • Fix two german manpage spelling mistakes (Closes: 751635)
  • Add missing comma in SEE ALSO of apt-secure manpage (Closes: 748506)
  • Use P_ instead of ngettext to compiling with --disable-nls (Closes: 751857)
  • Don't send pkg from an unknown architecture via EDSP
  • Fix SubstVar to be usable as a replace_all method
  • Show our broken packages message in 'apt' solver
  • Do not call resolver twice on (dist-)upgrade
  • EDSP doc: clarify that Install/Remove packages are arch-qualified

New in version 1.0.4 (June 11th, 2014)

  • Implement CacheDB for source packages in apt-ftparchive
  • apt-private/acqprogress.cc: reset color in apt update
  • Show progress in run-tests
  • Never parse Version/Architecture tags in a Translation-$lang file
  • Show upgradable packages after apt update (Closes: 748389)
  • Fix various errors found by clang -fsanitize=address
  • Fix various errors foudn by clang scan-build
  • Show unauthenticated warning for source packages as well (Closes: #749795)
  • Add compat mode for old (32bit FileSize) CacheDB (LP: #1274466)
  • cmdline/apt-helper.cc: use less generic description/short-description in apt-helper download
  • add pkgSrcRecords::Step() to step through all the pkgSrcRecords (thanks to Helmut Grohne)
  • initialize Verify in second pkgAcqIndex constructor
  • consistently fail if Smart* packagemanager actions fail
  • fix tight loop detection and temporary removes
  • if Resolver fails, do not continue even if not broken
  • check exit status of external solvers
  • do not revert candidate for protected packages (Closes: 745046)
  • support Acquire::GzipIndexes in dumpavail (Closes: 742835)
  • EDSP doc: fix typo in Request stanza description
  • EDSP: bump protocol version to 0.5
  • EDSP: add Architecture(s) multi-arch fields to the Request stanza
  • EDSP: add Source field to Package stanzas
  • EDSP: add APT-Release field to Package stanza
  • fix screen width detection for apt/apt-get lists (Closes: 748430, 747942)
  • Italian program translation update (Closes: 750009)