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pike.git/CHANGES:1:   Changes since Pike 7.8.316 (second 7.8 release):   ----------------------------------------------------------------------      General   -------    - o Nettle 2.0 is now supported. + o ADT.Heap +  The compat functions top() and size() are now marked as deprecated.         Extensions and New Functions   ----------------------------      o Image.Image       Added support for sending Color objects to the color() function.      o Calendar       Updated timezone data to 2009j.    -  + o Added "pike -x httpserver" that implements a minimal HTTP-server +  exporting the current directory.    -  +  + Optimizations + ------------- +  + o Lowered startup time by extending encode_value() and MasterCodec so +  that master.pike can be precompiled. +  + o Lowered startup time by reducing the number of MEMSET() calls done +  on startup. +  + o Allow threads while calling SWL_GL_SwapBuffers. +  +    Bug fixes   ---------      o Fixed casting of floats to strings to again work more like in Pike    7.6 and earlier: The string will always contain either a "." or an    "e" to signify that it is a float, and it will no longer display so    many digits that the binary/decimal conversion errors become    visible.      o Protocols.HTTP.Server.HeaderParser will now discard parts of a    header value if the header value contains a newline (like "Host:    google.com\n.hax.net\r\n") and headers without colon.      o file_open_socket() now attepts to set SO_REUSEPORT on the socket.    Potentially fixes issues on FreeBSD 7.x where ports aren't reused.    -  + o Calendar.TimeRanges now knows that `+() and `-() can get any number +  of arguments.    -  + o The experimental extended ZFS support is disabled since it pulled in +  unwanted dependencies.    -  + o Fixed propagation of changed module directories for joinnodes by +  zapping the joinnode cache. +  + o Fixed memory leak in Image.WBF. +  + o Fixed potential NULL-deref in Image.XWD. +  + o Fixed potential NULL-deref in Image.PNG. +  +  + Building and installing + ----------------------- +  + o Nettle 2.0 is now supported. +  +    Changes since Pike 7.8.116 (initial 7.8 release):   ----------------------------------------------------------------------      General   -------      o Sql.pgsql:    - Substantial documentation improvements.      o Stdio.Fd_ref is deprecated and in the process of being eliminated.