[pacman-dev] New pacman testing RC
aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Mon Jan 22 05:07:19 EST 2007
So, there's been a handful of changes recently. Most have been code
cleanup, but there were some performance improvements and all that
New RC has pkgrel 5 and is here: http://archlinux.org/~aaron/pacman/
In case you haven't been following, this DOES install side-by-side
with the existing pacman. You should have nothing to fear (except
For the record, this has a changelog in it now, so if you install it
with pacman3 you can then pacman3 -Qc pacman-rc to see the changelog
(currently, abysmally empty - I suck at documentation).
If you guys can, please please test this out.
Here are the pending bugs still:
I'd like to get the "Critical" and "High" ones complete and pushed out
of there before giving this URL to the masses (soon, I swear it this
time!) for better testing. All-in-all, I'd like to have nothing but
"Low" / "Very Low" (excepting Feature Requests) before pushing this
Thanks everyone, and special thanks to all the new contributors. We
currently have 5 people stepping up to the plate and helping out with
this, which is great, and highly appreciated.
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