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[alpine-announce] Alpine Linux 3.8.0 Released

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 17:05:29 +0200

We are pleased to announce the release of Alpine Linux 3.8.0, the first in
the v3.8 stable series.

New features and noteworthy new packages
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* Support netboot on all architectures
* Add arm64 (aarch64) Raspberry Pi image
* Add support for Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
* Support ISO image on s390x (KVM installation)
* End of support for hardened kernel (unofficial Grsecurity)
* Support for Crystal language

Significant updates
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* Linux 4.14
* Go 1.10
* Node.js 8.11 (LTS)
* Rust 1.26
* Ruby 2.5
* PHP 7.2
* ghc 8.4
* OCaml 4.06
* R 3.5
* JRuby 9.2

Credits
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Thanks to everyone sending in patches, bug reports, and new and updated aports!

Thanks to [GIGABYTE][1], [Scaleway][2], [Fastly][3], [IBM][4], [Packet][5],
[vpsFree][6] and [RapidSwitch][7] for providing us with hardware and
hosting.

Changes
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The full list of changes can be found in the [git log][8] and [bug tracker][9].


[1]: http://b2b.gigabyte.com/
[2]: https://scaleway.com/
[3]: https://www.fastly.com/
[4]: https://ibm.com/
[5]: https://packet.net/
[6]: https://vpsfree.org
[7]: https://www.rapidswitch.com/
[8]: http://git.alpinelinux.org/cgit/aports/log/?h=v3.8.0
[9]: https://bugs.alpinelinux.org/versions/125


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Received on Tue Jun 26 2018 - 17:05:29 GMT