Commit 93b3e068 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Improve the release notes and changelog a bit.

parent 04566798
......@@ -4,25 +4,19 @@ tails (1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
- Upgrade literally thousands of packages.
- Migrate to GNOME3 fallback mode.
- Install LibreOffice instead of OpenOffice.
- Install systemd. It is not enabled by default, but having it
around will help doing the migration work.
- Enable AppArmor on the kernel command-line. This is a no-op
without the userspace tools and with no profile shipped, but it
will make it easier to fix this part of the situation.
- Remove custom LSB logging: Wheezy has fancy colored init
logging.
* Major new features
- UEFI boot support.
- Replace the Windows XP camouflage with an experimental Windows 8
camouflage.
- UEFI boot support.
- Install Linux 3.14 from Debian unstable.
- Install Linux 3.14.12-1 from Debian unstable.
- Bring back VirtualBox guest modules, installed from Wheezy
backports. Full functionality is only available when using the
32-bit kernel.
* Security fixes
- Upgrade Tor to 0.2.4.22.
- Fix write access to boot medium via udisks (#6172).
- Don't allow the desktop user to pass arguments to
tails-upgrade-frontend (Closes: #7410).
......@@ -82,7 +76,7 @@ tails (1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Minor improvements
- Install seahorse-nautilus, replacing seahorse-plugins (Closes #5516).
- Install hledger (custom backport, for now): our accountant needs this.
- Install hledger (custom backport, for now): our accountants need this.
- Install stable Scribus instead of scribus-ng.
- Install the printer driver for Epson Inkjet that use ESC/P-R.
- Install the BookletImposer PDF imposition toolkit. It's tiny,
......@@ -120,7 +114,7 @@ tails (1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
- Include syslinux.exe for win32 in utils/win32/ on the ISO
filesystem (Closes: #7425).
- Tails Installer:
* Add consistent marigins in GUI.
* Add consistent margins in GUI.
* Always reset the target drive's MBR, without asking for
confirmation, after installing or upgrading.
* Install the bootloader using the syslinux binary found on the
......@@ -133,6 +127,11 @@ tails (1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
(Closes: #7119).
- Fix quick search in Tails Greeter's Other languages window
(Closes: #5387).
- Install systemd. It is not enabled by default, but having it
around will help doing the migration work.
- Enable AppArmor on the kernel command-line. This is a no-op
without the userspace tools and with no profile shipped, but it
will make it easier to fix this part of the situation.
* Build system
- Bump Vagrant builder's memory for RAM builds. Wheezy requires
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......@@ -19,27 +19,25 @@ Notable user-visible changes include:
- Install LibreOffice instead of OpenOffice.
* Major new features
- Replace the Windows XP camouflage with a Windows 8 camouflage.
- UEFI boot support, which should make Tails boot on modern
hardware and Macs.
hardware and Mac computers.
- Replace the Windows XP camouflage with a Windows 8 camouflage.
- Bring back VirtualBox guest modules, installed from Wheezy
backports. Full functionality is only available when using the
32-bit kernel.
* Security fixes
- Upgrade Tor to 0.2.4.22.
- Fix write access to boot medium via udisks ([[!tails_ticket 6172]]).
- Upgrade the web browser to 24.7.0esr-0+tails1~bpo70+1
(Firefox 24.7.0esr + Iceweasel patches + Torbrowser patches).
- Upgrade to Linux 3.14.12-1 (fixes CVE-2014-4699).
- Make persistent file permissions safer ([[!tails_ticket 7443]]).
* Bugfixes
- Revert back to browsing the offline documentation using
Iceweasel instead of Yelp (Closes: [[!tails_ticket 7390]],
[[!tails_ticket 7285]]).
- Fix quick search in Tails Greeter's Other languages window
(Closes: [[!tails_ticket 5387]])
* Minor improvements
- Install stable Scribus instead of scribus-ng.
- Don't install Gobby 0.4 anymore. Gobby 0.5 has been available in
Debian since Squeeze, now is a good time to drop the obsolete
0.4 implementation.
......@@ -48,13 +46,9 @@ Notable user-visible changes include:
enough memory available to check for upgrades" too often due to
over-cautious memory requirements checked in the wrapper.
- Whisperback now sanitizes attached logs better with respect to
DMI data, IPv6 addresses, and serial numbers (Closes
[[!tails_ticket 6797]], [[!tails_ticket 6798]],
[[!tails_ticket 6804]]).
- Enable double-clicking to pick entries in the language or
keyboard layout lists in Tails Greeter.
- Fix quick search in Tails Greeter's Other languages window
(Closes: [[!tails_ticket 5387]])
DMI data, IPv6 addresses, and serial numbers ([[!tails_ticket
6797]], [[!tails_ticket 6798]], [[!tails_ticket 6804]]).
- Install the BookletImposer PDF imposition toolkit.
See the [online
Changelog](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/tails/plain/debian/changelog)
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