r591 - html/trunk/alfs

thomasp at linuxfromscratch.org thomasp at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Oct 10 11:28:45 PDT 2005

Author: thomasp
Date: 2005-10-10 12:28:44 -0600 (Mon, 10 Oct 2005)
New Revision: 591

nALFS 1.2.5 news item

Modified: html/trunk/alfs/news.html
--- html/trunk/alfs/news.html	2005-10-08 18:14:30 UTC (rev 590)
+++ html/trunk/alfs/news.html	2005-10-10 18:28:44 UTC (rev 591)
@@ -5,6 +5,18 @@
       <h1>ALFS News</h1>
          <p>| <a href="/alfs/feed.rss">RSS Feed</a> |</p>
 	 <dl class="newsItem">
+	  <dt>nALFS 1.2.5 Released</dt>
+	  <dd><em>Thomas Pegg - 2005/10/10</em>
+	    <p>The ALFS team is pleased to announce the release of nALFS version 1.2.5. This is a feature/bugfix update to version 1.2.4, incorporating four changes:</p>
+	    <p>1. Support was added for printing the name of any package that is required but not present before nALFS gives the build aborted message.</p>
+	    <p>2. A new command line option has been added to disable digest checking (-d).</p>
+	    <p>3. A new command line option has been added to support for downloading and digest checking packages within the <unpack> and <download> elements without executing the other tags in a profile. (-D).</p>
+	    <p>4. Properly fix detection of the ncurses library, if ncurses is not found configure will bail out. (Bug 929)</p>
+	    <p>This new release can be downloaded from the <a href="/alfs/downloads/stable/nALFS-1.2.5.tar.bz2">usual location</a>.</p>
+	    <p>All comments, questions and discussions of this release should be directed to the <a href="http://linuxfromscratch.org/mailman/listinfo/alfs-discuss/">alfs-discuss</a> mailing list.</p>
+	  </dd>
+	 </dl>
+	 <dl class="newsItem">
 	  <dt>LFS-6.1-1 Profile Released</dt>
 	  <dd><em>Thomas Pegg - 2005/10/01</em>
 	    <p>This is an update to the previous release of the LFS-6.1 Profile and fixes two bugs, one important and one minor.</p>

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