[Dev] [Announcement] New Tizen Tools Version Released (14.02)

Ramkrishna, Sriram sriram.ramkrishna at intel.com
Wed May 28 19:48:25 GMT 2014


No arch linux support? Boo.. :-)

sri

-- 
Sriram Ramkrishna <sriram.ramkrishna at intel.com>
OTC - Tizen Build and Release team

On Sun, 2014-05-25 at 02:18 +0000, Zhang, Qiang Z wrote:
> **On behalf of Tizen development tools team and all other
> contributors**
>  
> We are very pleased to announce that new version of Tizen development
> tools
> [14.02] is released on download.tizen.org, including the following:
>  
> * GBS 0.22
> * MIC 0.25
> * repa 0.2
>  
> For information about Tools repositories, refer to:
>  
>   [Tools Repository](http://download.tizen.org/tools/latest-release/)
>  
> Highlights
> ==========
>  
> * New feature: orphan-packaging development model
>  
>   implement 'devel' subcommand for orphan-packaging development model,
> which
>   facilitates package maintainers to better maintain package in the
> orphan-
>   packaging branch model by providing five actions, including 'start',
> 'export',
>   'drop', 'switch', and 'convert'. Currently, this is only an
> experimental
>   version, so please report jira tickets if you found some issues.
>  
>   For detailed information, refer to: [Maintenance Models][7] and [GBS
> 'devel' command][8]
>  
> * Supported distribution list
>  
>   All the supported Linux distributions versions are as follows:
>  
>   - Ubuntu 14.04(New)
>   - Ubuntu 13.10
>   - Ubuntu 12.04
>   - openSUSE 13.1
>   - openSUSE 12.3
>   - openSUSE 12.2
>   - Fedora 20
>   - Fedora 19
>   - CentOS 6
>   - Debian 7(New)
>  
> For information about tools release naming conventions and download
> folder
> strucuture, refer to:
>  
>   [Tools Repository
> Specification](http://download.tizen.org/tools/README.txt)
>  
> Enhancements
> ============
>  
> * GBS 0.22 release
>    - Implement 'devel' subcommand to support orphan-packaging
> development model
>    - Conf: support adding new sections and updating an empty conf file
>    - Support new profile key 'exclude_packages' like --exclude build
> option
>    - Changelog: utilize rpm-ch from git-buildpackage
>    - Build: add group metadata to local repodata if package-groups.rpm
> exists
>  
>   For detailed information about GBS enhancements, refer to: [GBS
> Release Notes][1]
>  
> * MIC 0.25 release
>  
>   - Generate manifest file to describe image information
>   - Refactor archive and compress module
>   - Support sparse handle for tar command
>   - Replace system V with systemd on locale setting
>   - Support lzop compress
>  
>   For detailed information, refer to: [MIC Release Notes][2]
>  
> * repa 0.2 release
>   - Implement --processes options for repa list
>   - Implement --colorize option
>   - Implement --showurls option
>   - Reduce amount of information in repa list output
>   - Make 'project' mandatory config option
>   - Add configuration file info to the man page
>   - Man page enhancements
>   - Get rid of --regexp command line option
>   - Create one SR for all packages in submission
>   - Add -group suffix to the path for the group
>   - Draft implementation of repa diff
>  
>   For detailed information, refer to: [repa Release Notes][3]
>  
> Links
> =====
>  
> [1]:
> http://download.tizen.org/tools/latest-release/RELEASE_NOTES_GBS.txt
>         "GBS Release Notes"
> [2]:
> http://download.tizen.org/tools/latest-release/RELEASE_NOTES_MIC.txt
>         "MIC Release Notes"
> [3]:
> http://download.tizen.org/tools/latest-release/RELEASE_NOTES_REPA.txt
>         "repa Release Notes"
> [4]:
> https://source.tizen.org/documentation/developer-guide/environment-setup
>         "Tools Installation Guide"
> [5]: https://source.tizen.org/documentation/reference/git-build-system
>         "GBS Reference Guide"
> [6]:
> https://source.tizen.org/documentation/reference/mic-image-creator
>         "MIC Reference Guide"
> [7]:
> https://source.tizen.org/documentation/reference/git-build-system/maintenance-models-supported-gbs
>         "Maintenance Models"
> [8]:
> https://source.tizen.org/documentation/reference/git-build-system/usage/gbs-devel
>         "GBS 'devel' command"
>  
> Thanks
> Tizen Development Tools Team
>  
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