[darwinbuild] RELEASE: Darwin Build Scripts 0.6

Kevin Van Vechten kevin at opendarwin.org
Mon Jul 25 18:45:50 PDT 2005

The Darwin Build Scripts 0.6 release is available[1].

Major improvements include:

* darwinbuild installs into /usr/local/bin (or any other PREFIX).
* A completely re-written darwinxref tool with plugin support
* Build directory hierarchy is now created with `darwinbuild -init  
* Automatically fetches property lists for builds from OpenDarwin  
     -- Currently 8C46, 8B15, 8A428, and 7W98 are supported
* All builds are performed in a chroot by default (use -nochroot to  
* New `darwinbuild -depsbuild=8A428` argument helps bootstrap new builds
* darwintrace logging now resolves volfs (/.vol) paths to POSIX paths
* Automatically unmount devfs and volfs from the BuildRoot at exit
* Added support for manifests / uuids of roots that are created with  

The full list of changes is available on the web[2].   See the read me 
for more information about the Darwin Build Scripts.

[1] <http://www.opendarwin.org/projects/darwinbuild/releases/ 
[2] <http://www.opendarwin.org/projects/darwinbuild/releases/CHANGES>
[3] <http://www.opendarwin.org/projects/darwinbuild/releases/README>

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