2009-02-16 This is a back-posting of an older darcs weekly news article from before the creation of blog.darcs.net. News and discussions Growing the darcs team: The darcs unstable repository is coming back, with David Roundy as its maintainer. Eric will be taking care of stable and keeping in closely in synch. Shiny new IRC logs: Thanks to Moritz Lenz, the #darcs and #darcs-theory IRC channels are now being logged with fancy formatting and search capability Hacking darcs: Petr Ročkai shares his recent hopes and experiences as a darcs user turned developer. Come share the excitement! Reviewers
Thanks to our patch reviewers for this week for giving David a hand!
Jason Dagit Nathan Gray Eric Kow Petr Ročkai Issues resolved in the last week (1) issue966 Dmitry Kurochkin
http://bugs.darcs.net/issue966 Patches applied in the last week (37)
2008-08-31 David Roundy don't show ssh stderr output unless we're passed --debug. fix bug in --list-options (tab completion). fix bug in makeRelative. 2008-08-30 Ganesh Sittampalam add warning to configure about Haskell zlib speed make use of Haskell zlib dependent on bytestring add option to use Haskell zlib package 2008-08-22 Eric Kow Remove unused FileSystem module. Add a link to a repository browser for darcs's code. 2008-08-29 kili at outback dot escape dot de Replace grep invocation by perl code 2008-08-24 David Roundy clean up network/get.sh test. fix type of withRepository and friends. fix recent bug in --list-options. 2008-08-28 Dmitry Kurochkin Check for package random on windows, used in Ssh module. Debug messages in curl module. 2008-08-28 David Roundy 2008-08-27 Dmitry Kurochkin Use InclusiveOrExclusive instead of Bool in apply_inv_to_matcher. 2008-08-27 David Roundy add more modules to make witnesses. 2008-08-27 Jason Dagit updates to Darcs.Patch.Unit for type witnesses 2008-08-27 Dmitry Kurochkin Refactor get_matcher and apply_inv_to_matcher functions from Darcs.Match module. Resolve issue966: fix apply_inv_to_matcher_inclusive. Simplify withCurrentDirectory. 2008-08-27 Jason Dagit updates to Sealed.lhs to support type witness refactor in commands updates to Ordered.lhs to support type witness refactor in commands make Annotate.lhs compile with type witnesses 2008-08-27 David Roundy fix type witnesses in Internal. 2008-08-27 Jason Dagit updates to Repository.Internal to fix conflicts and support type witness refactor in commands fix error in Properties due to new commuteFL fix minor type witness compile error with new commuteFL fix conflicts with get_extra changes improve reporting for bug in get_extra Finish refactor of Unrevert as well as making it pass double-unrevert.sh add double-unrevert.sh test partial type witnesses in Unrevert 2008-08-26 Eric Kow More ChangeLog entries since 2.0.2 2008-08-27 David Roundy 2008-08-26 Jason Dagit fix accidental reversal in tentativelyAddToPending minor refator to get_extra improve comments