Alpine 1.1 (Testing)
- Built with uClibc 0.9.28 and GCC-3.4.5.
- Using busybox 1.1.2.
- apk-tools 0.9
- support for boot from usb.
- get distcc working
- image for smp support
- sfic integration for backups of config files.
- package quality verification
1.1.3 was the last release in 1.1 series.
Alpine 1.3 (Testing)
- busybox 1.2.1
- busybox ash replaces dash
- kernel 2.6.16
- busybox mdev replaces udev.
- rc_status (baselayout-alpine)
- LVS support in kernel
- add ipvsadm, keepalived and heartbeat packages
- new init script framework (rcL.d)
- Use usb-storage instead of ub for USB drives.
- fix usb on systems with sata/scsi
- support for OWNER meta file in apk's.
- improve apk_create to use fakeroot
- keyboard selection for non US keyboards
- harddisk install scripts (might be postponed)
- run from NFS setup scripts (might be postponed)
Alpine 1.4 (Stable)
Alpine 1.6 (Stable)
- kernel 2.6.18.
- bug tracker
- support for sending bugs from alpine
- serial console support
- support for "flavored" packages
- support for splitting packages to smaller pieces
- kernel modules on cramfs image
Alpine 1.7 (Testing)
- Kernel 2.6.20: done (2.6.22)
- vserver support: done
- better support for multiple kernels: done
- support for keyboard layouts: done
- Webconf: in progress
- improve documentation: in progress
- asterisk 1.4?
- acf alpha packages?
- apk-tools 2.0 (C version) (delayed)