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authorRich Felker <>2011-04-14 23:33:46 -0400
committerRich Felker <>2011-04-14 23:33:46 -0400
commit088ae5995a75ab06882322fd3ef39f12df06bbbc (patch)
tree9ff44a0ac3b54b4cb51e7afe9adb9283f5b45d6d /WHATSNEW
parenta3aa89d8268a4d3af43d94e77f473753fd99d8da (diff)
document some changes in the upcoming release
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@@ -157,7 +157,7 @@ proportion of busybox that works with musl.
-0.7.8 (pending release) - more bug fixes and compatibility improvements
+0.7.8 - more bug fixes and compatibility improvements
fixed problems with ipv6 dns and address printing code that made ipv6
support practically unusable, and some other getaddrinfo bugs.
@@ -183,3 +183,20 @@ byteswap.h.
many small improvements to header/application compatibility, support
for nonstandard macros, etc.
+0.7.9 (pending release) - more bug fixes, compatibility, optimization, cleanup
+fixed fcntl locking on x86_64.
+fixed syslog implementation to work correctly with busybox syslogd and
+presumably all other syslogd implementations using /dev/log.
+fixed major problems, including wrong public struct definitions, in
+sysvipc interfaces.
+improved timers with thread delivery to avoid some issues with reusing
+the same thread for all expirations.
+optimized various pthread internals.