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Version: 2014.24.2-bp150.2.4
* Wed Dec 17 2014
- On openSUSE > 13.2, xterm has been split into xterm-bin for the
  program and xterm for the app launcher. We only need the program,
  so conditionall Require xterm-bin.
* Wed Jul 16 2014
- remake specfile. I can't understand why use makefile.linux
  when you have a configure file
- split xmined like Fedora did.
- redownload tarball 'coz previous one has different contents
  thus can't pass Factory check
- delete mined.dsc, which is used for deb
* Wed Jul 16 2014
- fix spec file and changes
* Mon Jul 07 2014
Update to mined 2014.24.2 - highlights:
  New upstream releases.
    • 2014.24 is a major update with a list of new features and enhancements.
  Internationalization and Character information:
    • Updated to Unicode 7.0.
    • Revamped smart quotes feature.
    – Revised Quotes menu according to investigations of international styles.
    – Supporting opening quotation mark repetition for new paragraphs.
    – Automatic French quotation marks spacing.
    – Primary/alternate styles controlled by locale environment or option.
    • File tabs and file name tab titles for quick file selection and browsing.
    • Tuned special title casing (Shift-F3) e.g. for Dutch "IJsselmeer".
    • Improved and line end handling in search/replace.
    • Revamped rectangular text selection.
    – Toggle with Alt-mouse-move during click-and-drag.
    – Consistent selection to mouse position (even on shorter lines) including shifted lines.
    • Revamped and enhanced HTML and scripting highlighting.
    – Distinct highlighting for HTML/XML/JSP attributes and values.
    • TAB width 2 enabled in addition to 4 or 8.
    • Smarter clipboard pasting (cygwin/Windows).
  User configuration:
    • Enhanced user configuration features.
    – Preferences specific for file name pattern or terminal type.
    – Consistent handling of preferences when editing multiple files.
    – Added cursor style setting preference.
  File handling improvements
  Terminal interworking improvements
    • (mlterm, tmux, older xterm, missing terminfo, CJK in 'screen')
    • Interworking with Windows PowerShell and xterm 306 dim mode.
  Bug fixes:
    • File handling: Various pipe handling fixes.
    • File handling: Detecting "quota exceeded" write error.
    • Case conversion function fixes.
    • Handling search expressions with ^M or \r.
    • Keyboard: Ctrl-Backarrow again deleting only one character.
    • Fixed some menu handling cases.
    • Fixed input of typographic apostrophe in some cases.
    • Made file basename visible in long prompt lines.
    • HTML highlighting cases, especially after insert.
* Sun Aug 18 2013
Update to mined 2013.23 - highlights:
  • New double-click feature for word selection.
  • Tweaks on smart editing features (undent, wrap, identifier search etc).
  Filename handling:
  • Suppressing backup file names as generated by command line
  auto-completion if they appear after their base version name
  (x~, x;N, x.~N~), so that, e.g., mined x* edits x and x1 but not x~.
  Character information:
  • Updated to Unicode 6.2.
  • Speed-up of directory browsing, especially on slow network drives.
  • Ported stand-alone Windows installer to Windows 7.
  • Ported to MSYS, Raspberry Pi, Irix.
  • Revamped file information statistics to accomodate slow systems.
  • Enhancements for newer mlterm.
  Bug fixes:
  • Explicit tab width option (-4/-8) takes precedence over file info memory.
  • Fix 'screen' Unicode display by limiting previous workaround to older version.
  • Fixed Alt-digit accent prefix functions for mintty and rxvt (since 2012.20).
  • Fixes related to NUL or NONE pseudo lineends.
  Thu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 CEST -
  Update to mined 2012.22 - highlights of last 3 releases:
  User configuration:
  • New user preferences configuration file $HOME/.minedrc.
  • New File switcher: menu listing of opened files (tab-like).
  • New Shift selection mode: visual selection with Shift-keys (Windows-like).
  • Backarrow now also performs dual-mode function like Del.
  • Revamped keypad function modes and their setup, including
  more interoperable handling of Home/End keys.
  • Enabled opening flag menu on terminals missing mouse
  right-click support (e.g. gnome-terminal).
  Character information:
  • Updated to Unicode 6.1.
  • Mouse moving interaction works in rxvt-unicode / urxvt as well.
  • Fixed terminal detection and attribute handling for 'screen'.
  • Workarounds for configuration problems with various terminals.
  • Optimized escape sequence detection for slow terminal connections.
* Thu Mar 08 2012
- license update: GPL-3.0+
  No indication of GPL-3.0 (only) license
* Mon Feb 13 2012
- patch license to follow standard
* Sat Nov 12 2011
Update to mined 2011.19
  This release features major enhancements in file management:
  • Interactive file chooser to navigate file system.
  • Backup files, interoperable with other editors; optional numbered backups.
  • File locking, using interoperable lock files.
  • Recovery files (if mined quits), interoperable with other editors.
  • Checking/warning whether disk file was changed while being edited (2011.18).
  • Enhancement and migration of file info storage (2011.18).
  Other major enhancements in this release:
  • Mouse movement navigation between menus, especially to open submenus.
  Interworking and Deployment:
  • Using glyph detection feature of mintty for optimal marker selection.
  • Assigned HOP function to Shift-TAB and to keypad "*", to support
  laptop keyboards and some dumb terminals (KDE konsole, BSD console).
  • Windows stand-alone package: Installing into Start Menu and Desktop.
  • Enhanced Linux desktop integration (2011.18).
  • Other interoperability and portability enhancements,
  including port to Haiku (2011.18).
* Wed Jun 08 2011
- update to mined 2011.17
  Major enhancements in this release:
  Character encoding support enhancements:
  • Updated to Unicode 5.2 and Unicode 6.0:
  • Supporting Arabic ligature joining in all terminals.
  • Sub-menu (in Options menu) to change keyboard emulation interactively.
  • Improved display of status line information.
  • Automatically adjusting HTML syntax highlighting colour to dark background.
  • Improved file info handling, includes selected input method.
  • Interactive help viewing uses mined rather than less.
  • Supporting extended mouse-coordinates mode (xterm 262 and 268,
    mintty 0.9), for up to 2015 lines/columns screen width.
  • Improved handling of function keys on badly-configured terminals.
  Bug fixes:
  • Fixed keyboard mapping in xterm to accept sequences with
    subsequent capital letters (like hE, HE).
  • Fixed printing under Windows and Interix.
  • Fixed UTF-16 handling.
  • Fixed stalled mined with modified text after terminal is killed on Linux.
* Thu Jun 10 2010
- update to mined 2000.16.
  Major enhancements in this release:
  Text editing features:
  • New rectangular copy/paste area mode.
  • Enhanced smart quotes algorithm and input support for apostrophe.
  • Support fow Hawai'ian input.
  • Self-made visual selection highlighting, supporting all terminals.
  • Changed Del keypad key to more common behaviour.
  • Calculated dim attribute for line markers in xterm and mintty.
  • Enabled keyboard mapping (input method handling) for DOS/djgpp version.
  • Menu navigation: On a submenu entry, cursor-right enters the submenu too.
  File handling:
  • The text position is now more easily remembered.
* Sun May 09 2010
- patch makefile.gcc, not makefile.linux (latter is a symlink to first)
* Tue Nov 03 2009
- updated patches to apply with fuzz=0
* Tue Sep 18 2007
- fix build on lib64 platforms
* Thu Jul 19 2007
- update to mined 2000.14.
  Major enhancements in this release:
  Text editing features:
  • Case-insensitive search (except when searching for an
  • New command Alt-x toggles preceding character and its
  hexadecimal code.
  Character encoding support enhancements:
  • Additional option -E? just determines and displays text file
  • Additional option +E? just determines and displays terminal
  • Separated display of "isolated" combining characters
  (e.g. after TAB).
  • Improved text encoding auto-detection:
    • Improved detection of CJK encodings vs. 8-bit encodings.
    • Added auto-detection of Windows-"ANSI" (CP1252),
    PC-Latin (CP850), MacRoman.
    • Improved configuration of auto-detection.
  Character input enhancements:
  • New shortcuts for input of plain quote marks (in smart
  quotes mode).
  Interworking enhancements:
  • Terminal encoding handling:
    • Added options -f / -F to indicate limited font coverage of
    special characters.
    • Detecting and handling non-Unicode terminal with Arabic
    ligature joining.
    • Detecting and handling special width behaviour of rxvt,
    mlterm, konsole concerning unassigned characters, non-BMP,
    or non-Unicode characters.
    • Applying display replacement for illegal Unicode characters
    by default (codes ending with FFFE/FFFF, surrogates,
    non-Unicode code points).
    • Fixed a lot of other remaining width display inconsistencies.
  • Making use of window focus out/in reports (xterm 224).
  • Workaround for xterm 224 bug which could lock up the terminal.
  • Adjusting display details to properties of gnome-terminal,
  • Considering termcap information of function key escape
  Miscellaneous changes:
  • Increased speed of some UTF-8 search operations by a
  factor of ~ 40.
  • Colour highlighting of DOS/Mac line end indications.
* Wed Jan 24 2007
- update to mined 2000.13.2.
  Maintenance release with enhancements in:
  • character input support
  • interoperability
* Mon Oct 16 2006
- update to mined 2000.13.1
  • Documentation enhancements
* Wed Oct 04 2006
- update to mined 2000.13
  ? Auto-detection and explicit selection of UTF-16 with
    and without BOM (big endian and little endian).
  ? Updated to Unicode 5.0.0 (final, from beta2 in 2000.12).
  ? Added support for multiple accented character input
  ? Additional accent prefix keys for most frequent accents of
    all Latin-based languages (macron, breve, dot above, ogonek,
  caron, stroke).
  ? Support for Greek (monotonic and polytonic).
  ? Support for Cyrillic accented characters.
  ? Revised menu structure to be more intuitive.
  ? Improved menu handling system.
  ? Making use of xterm 216 mode which provides detection of
    Alt-/Control-modified digits and punctuation keys.
  ? Improved support for some legacy terminals.
  ?Consistent setting of file access modes when cloning a file
    or creating a new file with executable permission.
* Tue Jul 11 2006
- update to mined 2000.12.2.
  + Updated to Unicode 5.0.0 beta2
  + Supplemented Big5 character set with HKSCS-2004 update
  + Revised interpretation of locale environment variables
  + Revised terminal encoding handling
  + Supporting lots of additional 8-bit encodings
  + Optional Unicode Copy/Paste buffer mode with implicit conversion
  + Supplemented Cangjie input method with additional mappings from
  + Case conversion is now always (i.e. in all encodings) based on
  + Smart quotes enabled in all text encodings.
  + Updated HTML character mnemonics to HTML 4.01.
  + Interworking enhancements: Improved intuitive assignment of
    copy/paste functions to keypad, enhanced flexbility of usage.
  + Further improvements on terminal interworking (even
    version-specific), especially with KDE konsole.
    See also
  + Added kterm encoding auto-detection.
- remove hunks from build.patch which are included upstream
- remove do-not-return-random-data-in-function.patch (included
* Wed May 17 2006
- Don't strip binaries.
* Wed Jan 25 2006
- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires