Update of /cvsroot/fink/web/xml/news
In directory vz-cvs-3.sog:/tmp/cvs-serv25804

Modified Files:
        news.en.xml 
Log Message:
new item about lion


Index: news.en.xml
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RCS file: /cvsroot/fink/web/xml/news/news.en.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.132
retrieving revision 1.133
diff -u -d -r1.132 -r1.133
--- news.en.xml 11 Jul 2011 17:23:25 -0000      1.132
+++ news.en.xml 16 Jul 2011 22:06:33 -0000      1.133
@@ -3,6 +3,31 @@
 <news lang="en">
   <cvsid>$Id$</cvsid>
   <newsitem>
+    <date>2011-07-16</date>
+    <headline>fink and Lion.</headline>
+    <body>
+      <p>Apple has announced that OS X 10.7 "Lion" will be released 
+in July.  We want to let fink users know what to expect when Lion is 
+released.</p>
+<p>First, the <code>fink</code> 
+program itself will not run after on a system which has
+been upgraded to Lion.  However, it will be possible to use the
+<code>dpkg</code> program to extract a list of the fink packages
+which had been installed under 10.6, so that they could be reinstalled
+under 10.7.  Detailed instructions on how to do this will be posted 
+later.</p>
+<p>(To upgrade fink after upgrading to Lion, one will have to bootstrap
+fink again, using a new version of fink which will be released shortly
+after Lion has been released.  Watch this space for an announcement.)</p>
+<p>Second, due to lots of changes under the hood, there will initially
+be many fewer fink packages which work under 10.7 as apposed to 10.6.
+Thus, even if you've extracted a list of fink packages which had
+been installed under 10.6, some of them may not be installable under
+10.7.  We do not currently have a database showing which packages
+can be successfully installed under 10.7.</p>
+    </body>
+  </newsitem>
+  <newsitem>
     <date>2011-07-11</date>
     <headline>fink-0.30.2 released.</headline>
     <body>


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