Release Notes: This release fix a potential infinite loop that could occur when uninstalling certain packages.
Release Notes: CONFIG_PROTECT now works as expected for ROOT=/. Unmerging Portage-installed packages with ROOT=/ will no longer have strange eclass or sandbox issues. Category names can now include dot characters (crossdev requires this for some CHOST values). Use of colour is more consistent. A lot of doxygen and code cleanup.
Release Notes: Major usability and Portage compatibility improvements.
Release Notes: Syncing via Git is possible (git://, git+http://, and git+ssh://). A new mirrors.conf configuration file can be used by the user to specify favorite mirrors. It has the same format as thirdpartymirrors from the repository. Error condition handling is improved in many places. Versions can now include -try. Initial work towards FreeBSD support has been started.
Release Notes: An ebuild metadata generation bug that caused problems when running uncached has been fixed. The location of security advisories for Portage format repositories is now configurable.
Release Notes: Use flags can now be forcibly enabled via use.force (similar to use.mask). The --list-* actions now have --repository, --category, and --package options for filtering. A sample newsreader, using eselect, is now installed. Various fixes related to reinstalling packages have been made.
Release Notes: Deplist tags are now used for all package sets. The --query output now includes a key explaining the mask symbols. News items can now be delivered via repositories (GLEP 42). Various sandbox issues have been fixed. Various miscellaneous bugs have been fixed.
Release Notes: Build issues caused by trying to invoke a sandbox from inside a sandbox have been fixed. The value of EAPI is now shown in the --install mask reasons. User and repository defined package sets are supported. The hook script interface has been enhanced. A hook script for logging important actions to paludis.log is included. The --best-version output no longer includes the ::repository suffix. VDB reading is more tolerant of missing and malformed files. Using --query on a package set produces a better error. Ebuilds using fetch restriction will now have pkg_nofetch called where appropriate.
Release Notes: Paludis can now be used to install a complete base system and perform ongoing maintenance tasks.