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Paludis 0.80.0 Released

Paludis 0.80.0 has been released:

  • EAPI 5 is supported.

Paludis 0.78.2 Released

Paludis 0.78.2 has been released:

  • Bug fix: || ( ) dependencies under a non-enabled label are now handled sensibly.
  • Bug fix: the resolver no longer attempts to create binaries for accounts.
  • Bug fix: 0-scm is now ordered correctly.

Paludis 0.78.1 Released

Paludis 0.78.1 has been released:

  • sydbox-1 is now supported.
  • Bug fix.

Paludis 0.78.0 Released

Paludis 0.78.0 has been released:

  • ‘cave resolve –explain’ output now groups together similar items.
  • Phase skipping now works for uninstalls too.
  • build_options: preserve_work is now build_options: work=preserve, and other values are now possible.
  • Various bug fixes.

Paludis 0.76.0 Released

Paludis 0.76.0 has been released:

  • cave resolve –change-phases-for now has !first and !last options.
  • We no longer use Allison for Ruby documentation.
  • We now require libarchive 3, to avoid tar format issues.

Paludis 0.74.1 Released

Paludis 0.74.1 has been released:

  • Compilation fix for certain compilers.
  • Fixed a segfault when encountering blockers inside || ( ) dependencies.

Paludis 0.74.0 Released

Paludis 0.74.0 has been released:

  • The way || dependencies are handled has changed to allow upgrades in certain situations that would previously be blocked.
  • Previously file descriptors would be leaked when adding certain types of files to a tar being created for a pbin. This is now fixed.
  • We now strip certain kinds of trailing garbage from tar files, to deal with upstreams who insist upon distributing corrupted tarballs.
  • We now define ${T} to something usable in pkg_pretend.
  • The order of arguments passed to econf has been tweaked, to make it easier to override defaults.
  • cave print-ids etc now have a ‘%u’ format, for a uniquely identifying spec.
  • Added cave print-checksum, for convenience.
  • We now use metadata/md5-cache if it exists.
  • We now ignore self-blockers for Gentoo EAPIs, to avoid problems with developers screwing up package moves.
  • Compilation with GCC 4.7 should now work.

Paludis 0.72.2 Released

Paludis 0.72.2 has been released:

  • Added and changed options are now displayed in ‘resolve’ output, even if they are hidden.

Paludis 0.72.1 Released

Paludis 0.72.1 has been released:

  • Hardlinks are now handled cleanly by pbins.
  • Ruby 1.9 is now supported.
  • Minor bug fixes.

Paludis 0.72.0 Released

Paludis 0.72.0 has been released:

  • Changed documentation and Git URLs from to
  • Gentoo’s new boost.python library names are now recognised.