Author: jtn Date: Sat May 13 13:30:59 2017 New Revision: 35543 URL: http://svn.gna.org/viewcvs/freeciv?rev=35543&view=rev Log: Refresh NEWS-2.5 for 2.5.7, from wiki.
Modified: branches/S2_5/NEWS-2.5 Modified: branches/S2_5/NEWS-2.5 URL: http://svn.gna.org/viewcvs/freeciv/branches/S2_5/NEWS-2.5?rev=35543&r1=35542&r2=35543&view=diff ============================================================================== --- branches/S2_5/NEWS-2.5 (original) +++ branches/S2_5/NEWS-2.5 Sat May 13 13:30:59 2017 @@ -1,10 +1,76 @@ ======================== -Welcome to Freeciv 2.5.6 +Welcome to Freeciv 2.5.7 ======================== The changes in the 2.5.x series are summarised below. For changes prior to 2.5, see NEWS. For more detailed changes, see the ChangeLog file. + + +CHANGES FROM 2.5.6 to 2.5.7 +--------------------------- + + (from <http://www.freeciv.org/wiki/NEWS-2.5.7>) + + 2.5.7 is a bugfix release. + +Server / General + +Changes affecting players (supplied rulesets) + + * The score list shown when the game is over now includes dead + players. GNA#17248 + * Fix a server crash when the AI could not find a suitable ferryboat + unit type. (This was observed with a modified ruleset.) GNA#25628 + * Fix a typo'd city name in the Newfoundland nation. HRM#658528 + * Correctly diagnose failure to load a ruleset needed by a saved + game. HRM#659503 + * Improved behavior after failing to write a file such as a saved + game. GNAPATCH#8048 GNA#25391 + * Improved robustness against reading broken savegames. GNA#25416 + +General + + * Tiny optimization for speed. HRM#658612 + * Fix a tiny memory leak. GNA#25246 + * Various internal changes which should only affect developers. + GNA#25319 GNA#25508 HRM#655305 GNA#25430 + +Clients + + * The "Manual Turn Done in AI mode" client option now does something + useful. HRM#657412 + * (Qt) Player dialog now shows whether given nation shares vision to + other nations. GNAPATCH#8115 + * (Qt) In pregame, pressing Enter on the username text box will now + initiate a connection. GNAPATCH#8118 + * (Qt) The player dialog sometimes did not show new players, e.g. + after a civil war. GNA#25506 + * (Qt) Focus might be set incorrectly to map after the selected unit + changed. GNA#25505 + * (Gtk3) Fix some Gtk warnings on the console. GNAPATCH#7163 + +Help / Documentation + + * Update docs to reflect move away from gna.org. HRM#637952 + HRM#652494 HRM#655380 HRM#637953 HRM#656595 + * Refresh some links in INSTALL. HRM#656476 + * Update the FAQ a bit. + * Miscellaneous changes to developer/ruleset docs. GNAPATCH#8109 + +Translations + + * Updated translations: + + Complete translations: French, British English, Russian. + + Incomplete translations: Finnish (100% core, 92% nations), + Ukrainian (100% core, 79% nations). + +Build/portability + + * Fix warning seen with Clang 3.9. Freeciv builds cleanly with Clang + 4.0. GNA#25314 + * Fix warnings seen with GCC 7, with which Freeciv builds cleanly. + HRM#657309 HRM#657332 CHANGES FROM 2.5.5 to 2.5.6 _______________________________________________ Freeciv-commits mailing list Freecivemail@example.com https://mail.gna.org/listinfo/freeciv-commits