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2016-02-28

2016-02-28 22:05:02 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

CHANGES: Updated with most changes since 8.0.164.

Also adds note about the compiler no longer disabling all other threads.

4:   Bug fixes   ---------    + o ADT.Heap +  +  The Element class lost track of its position when remove() was used. +  + o Filesystem.Monitor +  +  * Improved thread safety and robustness +  +  * Inotify-related fixes. +    o pgsql       The new driver in 8.0 suffered from filedescriptor leaks if the
12:    ensure that the filedescriptors are closed the instant the object    loses all references.    + o programs +  +  The runtime now attempts to wait for any compilations in progress to +  complete before complaining about cloning of unfinished programs. +  This fixes a race-condition when the same program is compiled from +  different threads. +  + o Runtime +  +  Fixed multiple potential NULL-dereferences. +  + o SSL.File +  +  Fixed breaking of circular references when the peer terminates +  the connection. +  + o Standards.URI +  +  Support the userinfo field containing '@'. +  + o Stdio.File +  +  The second argument to set_buffer() should now work. +  + o Testsuite +  +  Updated the SHA3_* testvectors to FIPS 202. +  +    Building and installing   -----------------------   
24:   New language features   ---------------------    + o The compiler now only blocks other threads attempting to use +  the compiler instead of disabling all other threads. +    o Added a way to access the local, and not the overloaded,    implementation of a symbol.