Nix release nix-0.12

This page provides release nix-0.12 of Nix. It was generated automatically on 2008-11-20 21:19:05 UTC from revision 13360 of the path /nix/branches/0.12-release of its Subversion repository (the XML record of the build job is available).

Changes

You can read a description of the changes in this release. For detailed changes, please refer to the Subversion logs.

Distribution

Source Icon Source distribution

Fedora Icon RPM for Fedora Core 5 (i386)

Fedora Icon RPM for Fedora 9 (i386)

Fedora Icon RPM for Fedora 9 (x86_64)

openSUSE Icon RPM for openSUSE 10.3 (i586)

Channel

This release can be installed through Nix, a system for software deployment. It has been built for the following platforms:

You can install this package and keep it up to date by subscribing to the channel nix-stable by once executing

$ nix-channel --add http://nixos.org/releases/nix/channels/nix-stable
$ nix-channel --update
$ nix-env -i nix-0.12
and then running
$ nix-channel --update
$ nix-env -u nix
every time you want to upgrade to the latest release.

Alternatively, if you have Nix 0.8 installed, and have associated the application/nix-package MIME type with the nix-install-package script in your web browser, you can install the package simply by clicking on the links below. This only works if your Nix store is in /nix/store.

The channel contains the following prebuilt packages:

NameSystem
nix-0.12i686-linux
x86_64-linux

Manual

The manual is available on-line.

Problems

In case of build or usage problems with this release, please first check if there are newer releases that solve the problem. Otherwise report problems to e.dolstra@tudelft.nl, mentioning the full version number and a description of the platform you are building on. In case of a build problem include the part of the build log showing the error. In case of a usage problem try to narrow down the problem as much as possible and include enough information to reproduce the error.

Coverage Analysis

You can view the results of a code coverage analysis. The overall coverage rate is 75.6%.

Build Logs

Build of the Source Tarball on i686-linux

Build of a Nix Package on i686-linux

Build of a Nix Package on x86_64-linux

Build on Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy (i386)

Build on Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy (i386)

Build on Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy (amd64)

Code Coverage Analysis on i686-linux

Build of an RPM on Fedora Core 5 (i386)

Build of an RPM on Fedora 9 (i386)

Build of an RPM on Fedora 9 (x86_64)

Build of an RPM on openSUSE 10.3 (i586)