wiki:R1/Alpha2/ImprovementsSinceRelease

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some more random-ish improvements. feel free to add more.

Improvements since R1/Alpha 2

Haiku R1 Alpha 2 was released on May 10, 2010 as hrev36769 This page outlines some of the more notable changesets since then. Additions and corrections are encouraged.

intel_extreme driver

notification_server

IMAP Client

Screenshot

Vision

PAE & 64-bit

  • PAE implemented, helps pave the way for 64-bit compatibility
  • numerous changesets for making data structures and classes 64-bit safe

Creation of CorruptionFS

  • hrev37247 and many others
  • Test file systems for tracking down the file corruptions that still seem to occur in current revisions.

Miscellaneous

  • zlib : hrev36780
  • pci id's : hrev36774
  • timezone data (tzdata2010i) : hrev36773
  • acpi (acpica-unix-20100428) : hrev36867
  • MIDI Soundfont Improvement : hrev37153
  • GCC 4 updated to 4.4.4 (native GCC package needs to be refreshed)
  • IPv6 -- GSoC

API Related

Locale Kit

Layout API

  • Many changes from GSoC

BNotification API