Alpine Linux:Roadmap

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Alpine 1.1 (Testing)

1.1.0

  • Built with uClibc 0.9.28 and GCC-3.4.5.
  • Using busybox 1.1.2.
  • udev
  • apk-tools 0.9
  • support for boot from usb.
  • get distcc working
  • image for smp support

1.1.3

  • sfic integration for backups of config files.
  • package quality verification

1.1.3 was the last release in 1.1 series.

Alpine 1.2

Skipped.

Alpine 1.3 (Testing)

1.3.5

  • 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

1.3.6

  • support for OWNER meta file in apk's.
  • improve apk_create to use fakeroot

1.3.x

  • keyboard selection for non US keyboards
  • harddisk install scripts (might be postponed)
  • run from NFS setup scripts (might be postponed)

Alpine 1.4 (Stable)

  • apk-tools-0.12

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

1.7.9

  • cups
  • asterisk 1.4?
  • acf alpha packages?

Alpine 2.0

  • uclibc-0.9.29
  • apk-tools 2.0 (C version) (delayed)