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    1 Sat Sep 28 14:34:47 CEST 2002
    2 
    3 	* Release 0.23.0.
    4 	* This file is no longer being updated. Please see the NEWS file instead.
    5 
    6 Wed Sep 11 16:11:55 CEST 2002
    7 
    8 	* atool: "s/cwd/getcwd/g"
    9 	Remove use Cwd;
   10 
   11 Sun Sep  8 11:34:34 CEST 2002
   12 
   13 	* atool:
   14 	(runcmds) Check for cpio format.
   15 	(stripext) Strip cpio extension.
   16 	(formatext) Format cpio extension.
   17 	(findformat) Identify cpio archives.
   18 	(shellexecute) Overcome POSIX bug by setting @_ to ().
   19 	(readconfig) Read path_cat and path_find.
   20 
   21 Sat Jul 13 19:43:23 CEST 2002
   22 
   23 	* Release 0.19.0.
   24 	* atool:
   25 	New option --save-outdir.
   26 	(multiarchivecmd) Honor $::opt_save_outdir.
   27 	* atool.1: Documented --save-outdir, and added example about this.
   28 
   29 Sun Jul  7 14:40:43 CEST 2002
   30 
   31 	* atool: (runcmds) Add -r to rar.
   32 
   33 
   34 Thu Jul  4 08:54:20 CEST 2002
   35 
   36 	* TODO: Cleaned up. Added information about a rules format.
   37 
   38 Thu Jul  4 08:45:02 CEST 2002
   39 
   40 	* atool.1: Added some formats to list of supported ones.
   41 	* README: New section supported formats (referencing man page).
   42 
   43 Wed Jul  3 15:11:47 CEST 2002
   44 
   45 	* Makefile:
   46 	(PREFIX) New variable. Now defaults to /usr/local instead of /usr.
   47 	(BINDIR, MANDIR) Use PREFIX.
   48 	* debian/rules: Set PREFIX=/usr.
   49 	* atool.spec: Fixed to handle new PREFIX.
   50 
   51 Tue Jul  2 21:34:45 CEST 2002
   52 
   53 	* Release 0.18.0.
   54 	* README: Added info about rpm and cpio requirement.
   55 	* atool:
   56 	($::cfg_path_rpm) New variable.
   57 	($::cfg_path_rpm2cpio) New variable.
   58 	($::cfg_path_cpio) New variable.
   59 	(runcmds) Handle rpm archives.
   60 	(stripext) Ditto.
   61 	(formatext) Ditto.
   62 	(findformat) Ditto.
   63 	(readconfig) Load variables mentioned above.
   64 
   65 Sat Jun 29 11:30:29 CEST 2002
   66 
   67 	* atool:
   68 	Changed author mail in help and version messages.
   69 	(quote) New subroutine. Used almost everywhere.
   70 	(cmdexec) Rewrote to use shell_execute instead.
   71 	(shell_execute) New subroutine.
   72 	(findformat) Use the safer three argument version of open.
   73 	Use $::errmsg instead of $! after call to backticks.
   74 	(backticks) Cleaned up a little. Put error message in $::errmsg.
   75 	(readconfig) Use the safer three argument version of open.
   76 	(unlink_directory) Don't chmod on directories.
   77 
   78 Wed May 15 13:47:34 CEST 2002
   79 
   80 	* atool.1: (EXAMPLES) Added adiff example.
   81 
   82 Wed Apr 24 09:46:37 CEST 2002
   83 
   84 	* atool:
   85 	($::cfg_show_extracted) New variable.
   86 	(multiarchivecmd) Print if show_extracted.
   87 	(readconfig) Handle show_extracted.
   88 	* atool.1:
   89 	(CONFIGURATION) Documented show_extracted.
   90 
   91 Sun Apr 14 23:56:53 CEST 2002
   92 
   93 	* Release 0.17.0.
   94 	* atool:
   95 	($::cfg_path_unarj) New variable.
   96 	(runcmds)
   97 	Handle arj archives.
   98 	Return return-value of singlearchivecmd.
   99 	(singlearchivecmd) Return $outdir.
  100 	(multiarchivecmd)
  101 	Take a new argument, $needcwd.
  102 	Change directories correctly if needcwd.
  103 	(stripext, formatext, findformat) Handle arj format.
  104 	(readconfig) Handle path_unarj.
  105 	* atool.1: Document path_unace and path_unarj.
  106 	* README: (Requirements) Added information about lha and unarj.
  107 
  108 Mon Mar  4 12:29:16 CET 2002
  109 
  110 	* atool: s/root files/files in root/.
  111 
  112 Sun Feb 10 23:06:50 CET 2002
  113 
  114 	* Makefile: (install) Use ln -s -f instead of ln -s.
  115 
  116 Sat Feb  9 12:24:36 CET 2002
  117 
  118 	* Release 0.16.0.
  119 	* atool:
  120 	($::cfg_path_unace) New variable.
  121 	(runcmds) Handle ace format.
  122 	(stripext) Handle lha, lzh and ace extensions.
  123 	(formatext) Ditto.
  124 	(findformat) Ditto. Also fix rar extension.
  125 	(readconfig) Read path_unace.
  126 	* README: Add info for unace and URLs for other programs.
  127 	
  128 Thu Feb  7 11:51:04 CET 2002
  129 
  130 	* Makefile:
  131 	(debian) Add -b.
  132 	(rpm) Build with -bb instead of -ba.
  133 
  134 Tue Jan 29 12:06:58 CET 2002
  135 
  136 	* atool.1: (args_diff) Improved documentation.
  137 	* Makefile: (clean) Remove more.
  138 
  139 Wed Jan  9 12:37:49 CET 2002
  140 
  141 	* atool:
  142 	($::cfg_args_diff) New variable.
  143 	(main) Use cfg_args_diff arguments.
  144 	(readconfig) Parse variable.
  145 	* atool.1:
  146 	(args_diff) Added documentation.
  147 	(path_syslog) Updated wording.
  148 
  149 Sat Dec 22 12:15:49 CET 2001
  150 
  151 	* Release 0.15.0.
  152 	* atool.spec: New file.
  153 	* Makefile:
  154 	(dist) Added atool.spec and TOOL to distribution.
  155 	(rpm) New target.
  156 	(debian) Added -sd option.
  157 	(install) Change owner of created directories.
  158 	* debian/docs: Added TODO.
  159 
  160 Fri Nov 30 11:14:14 CET 2001
  161 
  162 	* atool: (multiarchivecmd)
  163 	Set mode on directories prior to moving, if necessary.
  164 	Restore mode once moved.
  165 
  166 Sat Nov 17 15:39:43 CET 2001
  167 
  168 	* Release 0.14.0.
  169 	* atool:
  170 	(runcmds) Cleaned up code (creating outdir).
  171 	(find_comparable_file) New function.
  172 	(main) Better handling of adiff command.
  173 	(unlink_directory) Die if chdir '..' fails.
  174 	(cmdexec) Improved error messages for abnormal exit
  175 	($::cfg_path_compress) Updated.
  176 	($::cfg_path_lha) New variable.
  177 	(runcmds) Handle lha archives.
  178 	(findformat) Find lha archives.
  179 	(readconfig) Read path_lha.
  180 	* atool.1: Document path_lha.
  181 
  182 Wed Oct 31 15:38:56 CET 2001
  183 
  184 	* atool: Better check for adiff removal confirmation.
  185 
  186 Fri Oct 26 10:32:59 CEST 2001
  187 
  188 	* Release 0.13.0.
  189 	* atool:
  190 	(unlink_recursively) New function
  191 	(main) Ask when deleting files for adiff, use unlink_recursively.
  192 	(main, readconfig) Remove path_rm variable.
  193 	(cmdexec) Take an additional argument, ignore_return.
  194 	* atool.1: Remove path_rm variable.
  195 
  196 Fri Oct 26 00:34:23 CEST 2001
  197 
  198 	* atool:
  199 	(path_diff, path_rm) New configuration variables.
  200 	(getmode) New command "diff".
  201 	(main) Added code for new command "diff".
  202 	(main) Added new option -d, --diff.
  203 	(runcmds) Returns output directory.
  204 	(multiarchivecmd) Returns output directory.
  205 	* atool.1:
  206 	Added documentation about new configuration variables.
  207 	Added documentation about new options.
  208 
  209 Thu Oct 25 15:08:33 CEST 2001
  210 
  211 	* atool.1: Fixed documentation for --help and --version
  212 	options.
  213 
  214 Tue Sep 18 17:41:14 CEST 2001
  215 
  216 	* Release 0.12.0.
  217 	* README, atool.1, debian/changelog, debian/copyright,
  218 	debian/control: New email adress of author.
  219 
  220 Mon Aug 27 16:57:40 CEST 2001
  221 
  222 	* TODO: New file.
  223 	* README: Moved To Do stuff into TODO document.
  224 
  225 Sun Aug 19 00:47:36 CEST 2001
  226 
  227 	* atool: (cmdexec) Set SIG{__WARN__} prior to execution,
  228 	and unset after execution.
  229 
  230 Mon Aug 13 22:56:41 CEST 2001
  231 
  232 	* Release 0.11.0.
  233 	* atool:
  234 	Added missing prototype for findformat and stripext.
  235 	Handle --each option in add mode.
  236 	(formatext) New function.
  237 	* atool.1:
  238 	Updated documentation for --each option.
  239 	Added example with apack and --each.
  240 
  241 Tue Aug  7 12:51:27 CEST 2001
  242 
  243 	* atool: (multiarchivecmd) Changed wording `refuse' to `refusing'.
  244 
  245 Mon Jul 23 17:09:32 CEST 2001
  246 
  247 	* Release 0.10.0.
  248 	* README, atool.1: Moved `Known Bugs' section from README file
  249 	to the man-page. Added a note about extracting compressed files
  250 	without valid extensions.
  251 
  252 Sun Jul 22 13:46:19 CEST 2001
  253 
  254 	* atool:
  255 	(findformat) Fixed bug causing gzip, bzip, bzip2 and compress'd
  256 	files not to be identified correctly.
  257 
  258 Thu Jul 19 18:12:35 CEST 2001
  259 
  260 	* atool:
  261 	Added new option, -e, --each.
  262 	Many changes to accomodate for new --each option.
  263 	* atool.1:
  264 	Fixed some omissions in the man-page.
  265 	Added documentation about --each.
  266 	Added example section.
  267 
  268 Mon Jul 16 11:48:51 CEST 2001
  269 
  270 	* Version 0.9.0.
  271 	* atool:
  272 	Added new options, -v, --verbose and --verbosity to control
  273 	verbosity of atool.
  274 	Improved verbosity control (fixes #99028). Fixed some bugs
  275 	regarding verbosity level. 
  276 	Changed behaviour of apack on compressed files.
  277 	Now uses file's -z option to identify more formats.
  278 	When identifying using file, now print result of identification.
  279 	Fixed typo in --help about -V for --explain.
  280 	Added option --config. Read configuration first after options
  281 	have been parsed.
  282 	* README:
  283 	Now refers to the man-page for usage information.
  284 	* atool.1:
  285 	Updated for new options.
  286 	Included some text previously in README document.
  287 
  288 Sun Jul 15 11:15:04 CEST 2001
  289 
  290 	* atool:
  291 	Added somewhat better error messages when a subprocess fails.
  292 	Remove the temporary directory on exit if possible.
  293 	Now refuses to overwrite existing files when creating (non-zip
  294 	and non-rar) archives (unless --force specified).
  295 
  296 Thu Jul 12 11:54:52 CEST 2001
  297 
  298 	* atool: Will only identify format of regular files.
  299 
  300 Thu Jul  5 15:06:26 CEST 2001
  301 
  302 	* Version 0.8.0.
  303 	* atool: Now exit after --version.
  304 
  305 Sun Jul  1 11:21:53 CEST 2001
  306 
  307 	* atool:
  308 	(findformat) Lowercase filenames before checking format.
  309 	Add option terminator `--' to `file' command line.
  310 	(getmode) Consider --extract-to to be a separate command.
  311 	(makeoutdir) Fixed random number generation.
  312 
  313 Sat Jun 30 00:05:42 CEST 2001
  314 
  315 	* atool: Adding missing backslash in help text.
  316 
  317 Wed Jun 20 17:00:47 CEST 2001
  318 
  319 	* atool: New subroutine "backticks", used instead of `` when
  320 	identifying file type using "file".
  321 	* atool: New subroutine "readconfig" to read a configuration
  322 	file. Called to read /etc/atool.conf and ~/.atoolrc.
  323 	* atool: Added option use_gzip_for_z.
  324 	* README: Updated to document configuration options.
  325 
  326 Wed Apr 25 10:11:16 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  327 
  328 	* atool: Added support for identify some file formats
  329 	using file(1).
  330 
  331 Tue Apr 24 21:14:49 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  332 
  333 	* Makefile: Include NEWS file in distribution.
  334 
  335 Mon Apr 16 13:35:14 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  336 
  337 	* Version 0.7.0.
  338 	* atool.1: Added .war extension for Jar archives.
  339 
  340 Sat Apr  7 16:00:17 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  341 
  342 	* atool: Fixed commands for tar archive. The 'f' option
  343 	to tar was missing, causing output to be written to stdout
  344 	and input read from stdin.
  345 
  346 Thu Apr  5 14:00:03 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  347 
  348 	* atool: Added -F as short option alias for --format.
  349 	* atool (parsefmt): Fixed recognition of manual formats.
  350 
  351 Wed Apr  4 17:08:14 CEST 2001	Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  352 
  353 	* atool (parsefmt): Recognize .war as a JAR archive.
  354 	* atool (stripext): Strip .tar.Z, .tZ, .Z, and .war.
  355 
  356 2001-04-04  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  357 
  358 	* Version 0.6.0.
  359 	* atool: Complete rewrite. See NEWS file for changes.
  360 	* NEWS: New file.
  361 	* debian/docs: Added NEWS.
  362 
  363 2001-03-28  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  364 
  365 	* atool loops when you try to extract to a directory
  366 	that doesn't exist. This is fixed now.
  367 	* atool: Fixed commands for .tar archives
  368 	("f" was missing in options for all commands).
  369 
  370 2001-03-28  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  371 
  372 	* Version 0.5.0 released because of version mistake
  373 	(by me) on Freshmeat - 0.3.0 was released as 0.4.0.
  374 
  375 2001-03-27  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  376 
  377 	* Version 0.4.0.
  378 	* debian/*: New files, for making Debian packages
  379 	of atool.
  380 	* atool: Included more license text from COPYING.
  381 	Fixed help text for -X command.
  382 	Added prototypes for subroutines without them.
  383 	* README: Included more license text from COPYING.
  384 	Minor format changes.
  385 	* atool.1: New man page.
  386 	* Makefile: Updated for Debian package generation.
  387 	New rule "debian".
  388 	Now installs man page.
  389 
  390 2001-03-26  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  391 
  392 	* Added forward function declarations so that the warnings
  393 	"main::foo() called too early to check prototype" no longer
  394 	appear when using Perl 5.6.
  395 
  396 2001-03-24  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  397 
  398 	* Version 0.3.0 released.
  399 	* Use exec instead of system where possible.
  400 
  401 2001-03-22  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  402 
  403 	* Fixes in last release introduced new bugs when extracting files
  404 	from multi-file archives. "Use of uninitialized value .." would
  405 	we printed, along with another bogus error. Hopefully these bugs
  406 	are fixed now.
  407 	* Added support for jar archives.
  408 	* Added use_jar_program variable.
  409 	* --quiet (-q) option is now listed in --help.
  410 	* README: Better documentation for configuration variables in
  411 	atool.
  412 	* Code cleanup: Simplified generation of command lines for tar/zip.
  413 	* (Internal) New distdiff rule in Makefile for comparing tars of
  414 	atool.
  415 	* (Internal) README: Added more things to do.
  416 
  417 2001-03-21  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  418 
  419 	* Version 0.2.0 relesed.
  420 	* When extracting single compressed files (foo.gz), a temporary
  421 	extraction subdirectory would be created even though it was not
  422 	needed. This is now fixed.
  423 	* Display a message when `list' command is tried on single
  424 	compressed files (foo.gz etc).
  425 
  426 2001-03-17  Oskar Liljeblad <osk@hem.passagen.se>
  427 
  428 	* Version 0.1.0: First public release.