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+20100823 1.6.5 ratler
+ * 1.6.5 final release
+
+ * Modules
+ - Kernel config bumped to 2.6.35.3
+ - Wireless firmware now also available on the LiveCD
+
+ * Installer
+ - EXT4 is now default
+
+ * Script changes
+ - isofs
+ - Enable hybrid ISO support
+ - initrd
+ - Cosmetic change of boot banner
+ - kernels
+ - Prevent the kernel source from thinking it's inside a git repository when building
+
+20100709 1.6.5-rc1 ratler
+ * 1.6.5 rc 1 release
+
+ * Modules
+ - Kernel config bumped to 2.6.34.1
+ - Added screen
+
+ * Installer
+ - Added template files for openssh on the liveCD
+ - Added USE_CLEAR option for the function chroot_run() to clear screen before executing commands
+ - Create missing directory /var/log/lunar/queue
+ - Check for kernel sources in $TARGET
+ - Fixed a bug in install and md5sum logs generation for precompiled kernels
+
+ * Script changes
+ - initrd
+ - Autodectect correct glibc library version to install
+ - Updated list of udev helpers to copy
+ - Makefile
+ - dist: Changed md5sum to sha1sum
+
+20100315 1.6.5-beta2 ratler
+ * 1.6.5 beta 2 release
+
+ * Modules
+ - Kernel config bumped to 2.6.32.9
+ - openssh now part of the liveCD
+ - Added a few dependencies needed by udev
+ - Added grub2 to sources
+
+ * Installer
+ - Generate md5sum and install logs for pre-compiled kernels
+ - Added support to change preferred fstab style; UUID, LABEL or device name
+ - Bumped isolinux.bin version
+
+ * Script changes
+ - initrd
+ - Updated list of needed udev files
+ - etc
+ - Create default devices needed by udev
+
+20100212 1.6.5-beta1 ratler
+ * 1.6.5 beta 1 release
+
+ * Modules
+ - Kernel config bumped to 2.6.32.7
+ - Added yasm, gperf, libusb-compat, xz, gmp, mpfr, cron-common,
+ logrotate, rsyslog, iwlwifi-3945-ucode, iwlwifi-4965-ucode,
+ iwlwifi-5000-ucode and mc
+ - Removed mktemp, device-mapper and lard
+
+ * Installer
+ - Added support for EXT4 filesystem
+ - Updated template files for gcc optimizations
+
+ * Script changes
+ - initrd
+ - udev changes
+ - Updated files to be included
+ - Copy only needed kernel modules
+ - aaa_base
+ - Fixed issue rmdir non directories
+ - Copy the correct lunar/local/optimization.* files
+ - rebuild
+ - sysvinit need to be rebuilt last, after removing inittab or it won't get tracked
+ - Changed GCC_4_2 -> GCC_4_4
+
20081224 1.6.4 ratler
* Final release of 1.6.4 'Lacus Autumni' for both i686 and x86-64
@@ -23,7 +108,7 @@
* Installer
- Fixed issue with swap partitions showing up twice in fstab
if you add more than one
- - Fixed issue with block device list, Bash 3.2 changed behavior
+ - Fixed issue with block device list, Bash 3.2 changed behavior
in =~ operator, the regex can no longer be quoted
- Modified a small problem in transfer() where some variables got
assigned with the wrong values. Also added a feature to list
@@ -52,7 +137,7 @@
- exit 0 if x86_64
- gen_locale_list
- New script to generate a language list from the locale-archive in $ISO_TARGET
-
+
20080914 1.6.4-alpha3 ratler
* Alpha release 3
@@ -72,14 +157,14 @@
- Support booting installation from any media. For example you can
put syslinux on a usb stick and copy initrd and kernel from the
iso, and then put the iso it self on the usb-stick and boot away.
- It's also possible to put the .iso in the root of any mountable
+ It's also possible to put the .iso in the root of any mountable
partition (a script will be available later to bootstrap this)
- No more udev/rules.d template, instead take rules.d from the installed
udev and wash them to make them work properly with the initrd
- Installer:
- - Disable staticly defined mount point in fstab that match a user
+ - Disable staticly defined mount point in fstab that match a user
defined mount point during partition selection (currently only /tmp)
- - Further improvements to the language menu to also include territory
+ - Further improvements to the language menu to also include territory
for each encoding
- Detect protected device (won't show up in the partition selection),
this is the device where the .iso reside for the alternative installation
@@ -178,7 +263,7 @@ Unreleased moe
- fixed grsec kernels not being built
- added 'server' type kernel config for performance to bigmem
kernels and tweaked IO performance
-
+
20060105 1.6.0-i686-rc1 sofar
* development release
@@ -191,7 +276,7 @@ Unreleased moe
- fixed root device detect code loop
- added grsecurity kernels
- downgraded dialog to 20050306 due to menu bug
-
+
20051121 1.6.0-i686-alpha1 sofar
* tentative 2.6-based release (very alpha)
@@ -281,12 +366,12 @@ Unreleased moe
- added package install progress bar
- install default kernel headers through aaa_base
- lilo installer fixes
- - don't set vga=5 by default
+ - don't set vga=5 by default
20050408 1.5.0-i686-pre1 sofar
* first release of the new build code:
-
+
- integrated memtest
- added 'discover' hardware detection in the initrd and on
the installed system

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