2015-05-29 pulseaudio is integrated. gnome-volume-applet is removed. To use pulseaudio with gstreamer, ensure launch gstreamer-properties and ensure that default output is set to "Autodetect" or "PulseAudio Sound Server". On audio output "pactl list sinks" should show /dev/dsp sinks as "RUNNING".
2015-05-07 OpenJDK is updated to 1.7.76, icedtea-web - to 1.5.2. Oracle JDK is removed. OpenJDK is default (and single) JDK now.
2015-05-05 squid was updated to 3.5.4. Configs are incompatible. Be sure to remove manager, localhost, to_localhost acl definitions from your config files.
2015-04-02 libtiff was updated to 4.0.3. All dependent applications should be rebuilt.
2015-03-29 cairo was updated to 1.14.2, pango - to 1.36.8. We recommend to rebuild all dependent applications.
2015-03-25 poppler was updated to binary incompatible 0.32 version. All dependent applications should be rebuilt.
2015-03-23 glib2 was updated to 2.43.4. If you build glib2-dependent applications, you can expect failures as more functions were marked as deprecated.
2015-03-15 json-c updated to binary incompatible 0.12 version. All dependent applications should be rebuilt
2015-03-11 libid3tag was imported from SFE, so if you use sfe repository, set it to non-sticky, so that library from OI repository could be installed
2015-03-09 Trusted desktop packages removed
2015-03-06 Mesa updated to 10.5.0-rc3
2015-02-26 binutils updated to 2.25
2015-02-17 xorg-video-intel X device driver was updated to 2.99.917. It seems kernel driver don't implement some ioctls. Intel driver is useless. Use vesa for now.... Or do ' pkg freeze consolidation/X/X-incorporation ' and ' pkg freeze x11/server/xorg/driver/xorg-video-intel ', BEFORE updating to hipster-2015, (e.g. while in hipster 2014.1 or 20141010, to retain older X and intel driver in working state.
2015-02-15 Xorg server was updated to 1.12.4. All X device drivers updated. All 32-bit-only X device drivers removed. All VirtualBox users have to update their guest additions to at least 4.3.22 version.
2015-02-13 X video drivers xorg-video-ast, xorg-video-mach64, xorg-video-mga, xorg-video-openchrome, xorg-video-r128, xorg-video-savage, xorg-video-vesa, xorg-video-vmware were updated
2015-02-13 nvidia proprietary driver was updated to 340.76
2015-02-07 xf86-video-ati driver updated to 6.4.16. However, without kernel DRI support for modern ATI video adapters, performance is modest.
2015-02-06 Mesa updated to 9.0.3
2015-02-05 PostgreSQL 8.4 removed
2015-02-05 Sun Studio indent in /usr/bin was replaced by GNU indent. Old one is preserved in /opt/sunstudio12.1/prod/bin/indent
2015-02-04 X11 util-macros was updated to 1.17.1, libX11 - to 1.6.2, xcb support in libX11 enabled
2015-02-03 X11 protocol headers were updated to fresh versions
2015-01-18 QT 4.8.6 is added.
2015-01-16 libdrm is updated to 2.4.58
2015-01-16 Ruby 2.2 is added. Ruby components sitll use ruby-19.
2015-01-10 curl is updated to 7.39.0
2015-01-07 mesa, xorg and X11 video drivers for intel and ati cards were rearranged to match natural package boundaries
2015-01-05 gnome-panel trusted extension patch and lockdown patch were removed during update to 2.32
2015-01-04 Nautilus trusted extension patch was removed during update to 2.32
2015-01-03 GTK is updated to 2.24
2014-12-19 PostgreSQL 9.4 is added. Prepare for removal of PostgreSQL 8.4 in a month.
2014-12-16 libncurses moved out of /usr/gnu to /usr
2014-12-15 nwam-manager updated to 1.151.0
2014-12-14 GNU Emacs updated to 24.3
2014-12-13 Python 3.4 updated to 3.4.2. It is compiled with pymalloc, so locations for includes, some libraries and binary modules changed
2014-12-04 tor updated to 0.2.4.24, rsyslog updated to 7.4.4
2014-12-02 Studio C++ libraries are no longer supported and are going to be removed. Current versions of libraries are available here as tarballs: http://dlc.openindiana.org/c++-libs/
2014-11-25 ruby-19 is the default Ruby version. All Ruby consumers are switched to Ruby 1.9. Ruby 1.8 is dropped.
2014-10-04 Apache OpenOffice is updated to 4.1.1
2014-09-30 sic_team consolidation was moved from oi-build to oi-userland
2014-08-28 ftp daemon (earlier provided by illumos-gate wu-ftpd) is replaced by proftpd. Service network/ftp is renamed to service/proftpd. Now ftp daemon is running in standalone mode (previously it was inetd-managed service).
2014-08-12 gnome-pilot and gnome-pilot-link packages are obsolete now.
2014-08-04 System perl (/usr/perl5/bin/perl) now links to perl-516. Perl 5.16 was recompiled without -Dperl_static_inline="static" flag, which can affect perl ABI. Most of the Perl 5.10 modules were marked obsolete. Detail message is available in oi-dev ML: http://openindiana.org/pipermail/oi-dev/2014-August/003300.html
2014-08-01 OpenOffice 4.1.0 is available
2014-07-29 GDB is updated to 7.6
2014-07-19 Firefox is updated to 24.6.0 ESR
2014-07-18 Webkit was added to oi-userland. Devhelp and yelp were switched to webkit.
2014-07-04 OpenJDK is updated to 1.7.60
2014-07-04 GCC 4.8.3 is a default userland compiler now
2014-06-27 GCC is updated to 4.7.4.
2014-06-16 OpenIndiana /hipster repository was moved to http://pkg.openindiana.org/hipster-2014.1
2014-06-16 OpenSSL (library/security/openssl) is updated to 1.0.1h. Compatiblity bits are provided in the same package.
2014-06-04 Updated to Python 2.7.6
2014-05-08 Webmin is removed (no maintainer, removed upstream)
2014-04-17 OpenSSL (library/security/openssl) is updated to 1.0.1g. Compatiblity bits are provided in the same package.
2014-04-12 Remove LP-related desktop components (gnome-print, gnome-print-papi). ghex is also removed (it depends on them, removed upstream).
2014-03-18 gstreamer was rebuilt. gstreamer/plugin/base and gstreamer/plugin/good are separate packages now
2014-03-12 slim_source was rebuilt with GCC
2014-02-27 oi-userland was switched to use new versioning scheme. If you build software, please ensure to test it with set environment variables COMPONENT_BUILD_ARGS=-j4 and USERLAND_ARCHIVES
2014-01-31 gnome-libs are separated in several packages. text/rarian files moved from /usr to /usr/g++. For compatibility symbolic links in /usr/bin were created to point to corresponding programs in /usr/g++. The library itself is no longer compatible, as it is rebuilt with g++.
2014-01-28 rapper binary from library/raptor was renamed to rapper-1 to avoid conflict with library/raptor2 package.
2014-01-16 Python 2.4 is deprecated
2014-01-15 Thunderbird is updated to 24.2.0
2014-01-08 Firefox is updated to 17.0.6 ESR, OpenJDK 1.7.45 and icedtea-web 6ec72d653144 are used as java browser plugin.
2013-12-10 IPS was updated. IPS GUI - package-manager and update-manager - was removed. If you hosted local IPS servers you have to recreate services, which supported these servers. Procedure is the same (and described, for example, here http://wiki.illumos.org/display/illumos/Redistributing+built+packages ) , but old services just don't work after update.
2013-07-20 Perl was updated to 5.16