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Change Logs

* Mon Mar 16 2015
- Add rdiff-backup-librsync-1.0.patch: Fix build with
  librsync 1.0.0.
* Fri Mar 13 2015
- Cleanup spec file with spec-cleaner
- Add gpg signature
* Mon Jun 30 2014
- add rdiff-backup-1.2.8-sparse-no-seek-in-gzip.diff:
  the sparse code makes no sense in gzip compressed case and it
  triggers an IO error in when trying to seek backwards
* Wed Apr 23 2014
- apply rdiff-backup-dont-pick-empty-sessions.diff:
  don't take empty sessions into account, which has the potential of
  removing valid backups with --remove-older-than xB, while keeping
  empty/useless sessions instead
* Fri Feb 14 2014
- add rdiff-backup-1.2.8-sparsefiles.diff to efficiently back up
  sparse files (found on rdiff-backup mailing list)
* Thu Nov 14 2013
- fix hardlink issue:
  - apply Joe Steeles patches to resolve it:
* Fri Mar 15 2013
- fix os.popen2 deprecation
- add recommends for python-xattr and python-pylibacl
* Mon Feb 20 2012
- fixed building on Factory as librsync is now split into lib and devel package
* Thu Sep 03 2009
- update to 1.2.8
  New in v1.2.8:
  * Improve handling of incorrect permissions on backup repository during restore
    operation. Closes Ubuntu bug #329722. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Don't crash on zlib errors. Closes Debian bug #518531. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Make sticky bit warnings quieter while determining file system abilities.
    Closes Savannah bug #25788. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Fix situation where destination file cannot be opened because of an access
    error. Thanks to Dean Cording for the bug report. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Fix --compare-hash options on Windows. Thanks to Serge Zub for the fix.
  New in v1.2.7:
  * Don't crash when filesystem can't set ACL. Thanks to Matt Thompson for the bug
    report. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Properly disable hardlinks by default on Windows.
  * Fix Python 2.2 compatibility. Closes Savannah bug #25529. (Andrew Ferguson)
  * Fix typo which caused failure when checking if another rdiff-backup process is
    running on Windows. Thanks to Ryan Hughes for the bug report. (Andrew Ferguson)
* Fri Feb 13 2009
- update to 1.2.6
  - too many changes to be listed here, please see
  for details
* Tue Aug 26 2008
- update to version 1.2.1
  * Produce a new binary for Windows which includes the Python for Windows
  * Disable hardlinks by default when backup source or restore destination
    is on Windows.
  * Properly catch KeyboardInterrupt on Python 2.5.
  * Don't crash if a CacheIndexable tries to clear a non-existent cache
    entry, since the entry must already be cleared.
* Mon Aug 04 2008
- update to version 1.2.0
  * This is the new stable branch of rdiff-backup, representing almost three
    years of development releases. From the previous development release, this
    release includes two fixes for Unicode issues. From the previous stable
    release, this release features a large number of new features, including
    SHA1 checksums, native Windows support, improved Mac OS X and Cygwin
    support, better filesystem support for HFS+, NFS, SSHFS, SMB, CIFS, AFS,
    NTFS, and FAT32, and better handling of unreadable or pathological file
    permissions. It also includes the previously separate
    'rdiff-backup-statistics' tool.
* Tue Jan 09 2007
- fix ICC warning:  warning #592: variable "return_val" is used before its
  value is set (#232824)
* Mon Jan 08 2007
- update to version 1.0.5
  * Fix a traceback due to an off-by-1 error in "--remove-older-than nB".
  * Fix a security violation when restoring from a remote repository.
  * --list-at-time, --list-increments, and --list-increment-sizes should now
    work from a read-only repository.
* Mon Oct 02 2006
- fix build on older distributions
* Thu Sep 21 2006
- fix build with python 2.5
* Tue Feb 28 2006
- updated to reflect python changes due to #149809
* Wed Jan 25 2006
- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires
* Mon Jan 23 2006
- update to version 1.0.4
* Sat Nov 26 2005
- update to version 1.0.3