News and discussions

  1. darcs 2.3.0 is now available. More information in the announcement:
  2. Petr Rockai posted two new entries about his Summer of Code work on
    “Fast darcs”:

* http://web.mornfall.net/blog/soc_progress_9.html ~ - http://web.mornfall.net/blog/soc_progress_10.html

  1. Max Battcher proposed a way to easily implement in-repo local branches ~ a la git or mercurial:

Issues resolved in the last week (0)

Patches applied in the last week (38)

2009-07-30 Petr Rockai
  • Update hpc.README to use Cabal.
  • Add a flag for enabling HPC for the darcs library.
  • Combine the HPC tix files after each test in ShellHarness.
  • Require haskell zlib, dropping the legacy internal zlib binding.
2009-07-23 Eric Kow
  • Fix link to autoconf tarball.
  • Update web page for 2.3.0 release.
  • Resolve conflict between autoconf removal and version number updates.
  • Makefile: fix dependency on no longer existing distclean target.
  • Make utf8-string mandatory.
  • Remove UTF8 module completely.
2009-07-20 Petr Rockai
  • Add support for skipping tests (exit 200).
  • Remove the –checkpoint option from the UI.
  • Remove the support for writing out new checkpoints.
2009-07-21 Eric Kow
  • Remove unused determine_release_state.pl.
  • Remove ununsed test/shell_harness.hs.
2009-07-17 Petr Rockai
  • Remove autoconf support and cut GNUmakefile to only build manual and tags.
  • Slightly refactor the run function in ShellHarness.
  • Slightly refactor test machinery in Setup.lhs.
  • Use tee in pending_has_conflicts.sh for easier debugging.
  • Roll back the getSymbolicLinkStatus workaround, since it constitutes a fd leak.
2009-07-16 Eric Kow
  • Note darcs 2.3 pre-release and darcs 2.2 stable versions in website.
  • Remove website automation from Makefile.
  • Rename index.html.in to index.html, forgoing website automation.
  • Remove bytestring flag from darcs.cabal.
2009-06-29 Reinier Lamers
  • Move email unit tests to Darcs.Test module space
  • Teach cabal about new Darcs.Test modules
  • Move unit tests to Darcs.Test module space
  • Bound size of trees generated in Darcs.Patch.QuickCheck
  • Add some comments in Darcs.Patch.QuickCheck
2009-06-21 Petr Rockai
  • Avoid getSymbolicLinkStatus in mmap implementation, works around GHC 6.8.2 bug.
  • TAG 2.3.0
  • Ship the NEWS file in cabal tarballs as well.
  • Update NEWS.
  • Update autoconf release data to 2.3.0.
  • Bump version to 2.3.0.
  • TAG
  • Bump autoconf version to 2.3.0rc1 and hardcode release state.
  • Bump version to