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Release Notes; upgrade information mainly.
Features/major bugfixes are listed in NEWS
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 649482 warn about = deps without revision
- Bug 660982 populate implicit IUSE for empty profile
* The --experimental-repository-modules=<y|n> option enables a new
plugin modules system:
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 552720 allow https for metadata.dtd URI
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 637460 Fix import paths for unit tests
* Repository metadata/layout.conf supports manifest-required-hashes
attribute (default value is SHA512).
* Support two new options: --bug (-b) and --closes (-c)
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 571546 Change how the tmp file for the commit msg is made
* flag URIs using http:// when https:// is available
* Add a check for relative dosym candidates
* Make all shebangs prefix friendly
* Mark ruby-2.0 as deprecated
* Detect inconsistent metadata.xml indentation
* Warn about dropped keywords only for latest in SLOT.
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 544938 add dev-qt/linguist-tools to RDEPEND.suspect set
- Bug 602002 make unused local USE flags an error
- Bug 533554 add HOMEPAGE.missingurischeme check
- Bug 610414 use regular expression to detect line continuations
- Bug 610954 Warn about stale CVS keywords in ebuild header
- Bug 611296 Don't update years in non-Gentoo copyright lines
* Add virtual/linuxtv-dvb-headers to RDEPEND.suspect set
* Add virtual/os-headers to RDEPEND.suspect set
* Add gentoo to remote-id type
* Define long for python3 Fixes: 006b168c1bb6
* Commit footer improvements
* Check for empty files in filesdir
* Deprecate gpe.eclass, confutils.eclass
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 586864 skip QA checks in manifest mode
- Bug 591184 fix erroneous LICENSE.syntax
- use https to fetch metadata.xsd
- update links to https
- Make LIVEVCS.* checks fatal
- fix _depend_checks baddepsyntax accounting
- Fix commitmessage assignment not being done
- Add cat/pkg: substtution in the commitsgfile text
- Disable SRC_URI.mirror warnings when there is only 1 mirror
- Fix version output string to say Repoman, fix live versioning,
add portage version to --version output.
- Add repoman version to "Package manager:" commit footer
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 584786 Add support for .git as a file when --separate-git-dir is used
- Bug 585864 fix missing vcs_files_to_cps repodir argument
- Bug 585388 fix KeyError during manifest generation
* New QA error: slot operator under '||' alternative
* Initial test release
* Bug Fixes:
- Bug 579460 Disable the $ID header check
- Bug 546010 Handle removed packages in vcs_files_to_cps
- Bug 581594 Fix commit 8e7971169c2 missing self in func() parameters
- Bug 581598 Add InvalidPackageName exception trap
- Bug 405017 Fix copyright update
* Includes the stage2 re-writes, the checks are now in a modular system
which is not yet fully plug-in capable. Becoming fully plug-in capable and
configurable is to be done in the stage3 rewites.