[Mono-dev] Preparing for 1.1.10: Release notes requested
jonpryor at vt.edu
Fri Nov 4 20:40:43 EST 2005
On Fri, 2005-11-04 at 13:33 -0500, Miguel de Icaza wrote:
> Am putting together the release notes for Mono 1.1.10, please send
> me your changes so I can aggregate them.
Filenames exported from Mono.Unix and Mono.Unix.Native may be in a
special UnixEncoding format so that arbitrary filenames may be accessed
(i.e. filenames outside of UTF-8 or the MONO_EXTERNAL_ENCODINGS value).
The Mono.Unix namespace is being reorganized for easier maintenance,
easier documentation, and CLS compliance. The low-level Syscall and
Stdlib and related types will move into the Mono.Unix.Native namespace.
The UnixConvert, UnixDirectory, UnixFile, UnixGroup, and UnixUser
classes are obsolete and will be removed in a future release. The types
of existing members will change in the next release.
This release is still 100% compatible with previous releases. Impacted
members have been marked [Obsolete] with messages to indicate the
replacement method. The next release will be an API break (changing the
return type of effected properties & methods), and obsolete types will
be removed in the following release.
Mono.Unix is targeting API stability for 1.2. If you have any
suggestions for improvement, I would love to hear them.
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