ProteanOS Archive Manager 1.3.1 released


This is pro-archman, the ProteanOS Archive Manager.

pro-archman manages packages in an archive laid out as explained in this

The ProteanOS Archive Manager can:

  * Include new packages into an archive;
  * Scan an "incoming" directory for new packages;
  * Remove packages from an archive suite;
  * Copy packages from one archive suite to another;
  * Remove an archive suite;
  * Efficiently generate feed index files that package managers can use
    to find packages in the archive; and
  * Remove old package files after a delay, allowing package managers to
    find packages listed in cached feed index files.

Here is the Web page for the ProteanOS Archive Manager:


Source archives are available in gzip, bzip2, or xz compression from the
ProteanOS files site by HTTP or FTP:

Here are the MD5 checksums:

    163904e416d0ed38bad78e0a856963b2  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.bz2
    eeb44365299b8979734fc53ee9e5b3ef  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.gz
    dadb2ecd6f3e1aa78b059ef6b21f952a  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.xz

Here are the SHA-256 checksums:

    574b642e83d11b909b0def149dce0b786d0c076a83821205aa08d01b9c67b397  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.bz2
    35c99e8365973f40005966c86a25d10418c048c0948c0e720ed8ed466b34369b  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.gz
    81a8292822ebef0608b2adff65d1557966baafeb0d3157be418cf08f0d70c60f  pro-archman-1.3.1.tar.xz

The sources are maintained in a Git repository:

This release is marked by the "pro-archman/1.3.1" tag.

NEWS for Version 1.3.1

Changes in this release:

  * pro-archman now properly exits when an error occurs in a subshell.
  * The "include" and "process-incoming" commands now print a warning
    and skip the changes file when no package files are found.

Patrick "P. J." McDermott
Lead Developer, ProteanOS