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-*-change-log-*-
1.24.0.1 Ryan Thomas <ryan@ryant.org> October 2016
	* Fixed issue with passing '--enable-profiling' when invoking
	Setup scripts built with older versions of Cabal (#3873).
	* Fixed various behaviour differences between network transports
	(#3429).
	* Updated to depend on the latest hackage-security that fixes
	various issues on Windows.
	* Fixed 'new-build' to exit with a non-zero exit code on failure
	(#3506).
	* Store secure repo index data as 01-index.* (#3862).
	* Added new hackage-security root keys for distribution with
	cabal-install.
	* Fix an issue where 'cabal install' sometimes had to be run twice
	for packages with build-type: Custom and a custom-setup stanza
	(#3723).
	* 'cabal sdist' no longer ignores '--builddir' when the package's
	build-type is Custom (#3794).

1.24.0.0 Ryan Thomas <ryan@ryant.org> May 2016
	* If there are multiple remote repos, 'cabal update' now updates
	them in parallel (#2503).
	* New 'cabal upload' option '-P'/'--password-command' for reading
	Hackage password from arbitrary program output (#2506).
	* Better warning for 'cabal run' (#2510).
	* 'cabal init' now warns if the chosen package name is already
	registered in the source package index (#2436).
	* New 'cabal install' option: '--offline' (#2578).
	* Accept 'builddir' field in cabal.config (#2484)
	* Read 'builddir' option from 'CABAL_BUILDDIR' environment variable.
	* Remote repos may now be configured to use https URLs. This uses
	either curl or wget or, on Windows, PowerShell, under the hood (#2687).
	* Install target URLs can now use https e.g. 'cabal install
	https://example.com/foo-1.0.tar.gz'.
	* Automatically use https for cabal upload for the main
	hackage.haskell.org (other repos will use whatever they are
	configured to use).
	* Support for dependencies of custom Setup.hs scripts
	(see http://www.well-typed.com/blog/2015/07/cabal-setup-deps/).
	* 'cabal' program itself now can be used as an external setup
	method. This fixes an issue when Cabal version mismatch caused
	unnecessary reconfigures (#2633).
	* Improved error message for unsatisfiable package constraints
	(#2727).
	* Fixed a space leak in 'cabal update' (#2826).
	* 'cabal exec' and 'sandbox hc-pkg' now use the configured
	compiler (#2859).
	* New 'cabal haddock' option: '--for-hackage' (#2852).
	* Added a warning when the solver cannot find a dependency (#2853).
	* New 'cabal upload' option: '--doc': upload documentation to
	hackage (#2890).
	* Improved error handling for 'sandbox delete-source' (#2943).
	* Solver support for extension and language flavours (#2873).
	* Support for secure repos using hackage-security (#2983).
	* Added a log file message similar to one printed by 'make' when
	building in another directory (#2642).
	* Added new subcommand 'init' to 'cabal user-config'. This
	subcommand creates a cabal configuration file in either the
	default location or as specified by --config-file (#2553).
	* The man page for 'cabal-install' is now automatically generated
	(#2877).
	* The '--allow-newer' option now works as expected when specified
	multiple times (#2588).
	* New config file field: 'extra-framework-dirs' (extra locations
	to find OS X frameworks in). Can be also specified as an argument
	for 'install' and 'configure' commands (#3158).
	* It's now possible to limit the scope of '--allow-newer' to
	single packages in the install plan (#2756).
	* Full '--allow-newer' syntax is now supported in the config file
	(that is, 'allow-newer: base, ghc-prim,  some-package:vector')
	(#3171).
	* Improved performance of '--reorder-goals' (#3208).
	* Fixed space leaks in modular solver (#2916, #2914).
	* Made the solver aware of pkg-config constraints (#3023).
	* Added a new command: 'gen-bounds' (#3223). See
	http://softwaresimply.blogspot.se/2015/08/cabal-gen-bounds-easy-generation-of.html.
	* Tech preview of new nix-style isolated project-based builds.
	Currently provides the commands (new-)build/repl/configure.

1.22.0.0 Johan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com> January 2015
	* New command: user-config (#2159).
	* Implement 'cabal repl --only' (#2016).
	* Fix an issue when 'cabal repl' was doing unnecessary compilation
	(#1715).
	* Prompt the user to specify source directory in 'cabal init'
	(#1989).
	* Remove the self-upgrade check (#2090).
	* Don't redownload already downloaded packages when bootstrapping
	(#2133).
	* Support sandboxes in 'bootstrap.sh' (#2137).
	* Install profiling and shared libs by default in 'bootstrap.sh'
	(#2009).

1.20.0.3 Johan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com> June 2014
	* Don't attempt to rename dist if it is already named correctly
	* Treat all flags of a package as interdependent.
	* Allow template-haskell to be upgradable again

1.20.0.2 Johan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com> May 2014
	* Increase max-backjumps to 2000.
	* Fix solver bug which led to missed install plans.
	* Fix streaming test output.
	* Tweak solver heuristics to avoid reinstalls.

1.20.0.1 Johan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com> May 2014
	* Fix cabal repl search path bug on Windows
	* Include OS and arch in cabal-install user agent
	* Revert --constraint flag behavior in configure to 1.18 behavior

1.20.0.0 Johan Tibell <johan.tibell@gmail.com> April 2014
	* Build only selected executables
	* Add -j flag to build/test/bench/run
	* Improve install log file
	* Don't symlink executables when in a sandbox
	* Add --package-db flag to 'list' and 'info'
	* Make upload more efficient
	* Add --require-sandbox option
	* Add experimental Cabal file format command
	* Add haddock section to config file
	* Add --main-is flag to init

0.14.0 Andres Loeh <andres@well-typed.com> April 2012
	* Works with ghc-7.4
	* Completely new modular dependency solver (default in most cases)
	* Some tweaks to old topdown dependency solver
	* Install plans are now checked for reinstalls that break packages
	* Flags --constraint and --preference work for nonexisting packages
	* New constraint forms for source and installed packages
	* New constraint form for package-specific use flags
	* New constraint form for package-specific stanza flags
	* Test suite dependencies are pulled in on demand
	* No longer install packages on --enable-tests when tests fail
	* New "cabal bench" command
	* Various "cabal init" tweaks

0.10.0 Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org> February 2011
	* New package targets: local dirs, local and remote tarballs
	* Initial support for a "world" package target
	* Partial fix for situation where user packages mask global ones
	* Removed cabal upgrade, new --upgrade-dependencies flag
	* New cabal install --only-dependencies flag
	* New cabal fetch --no-dependencies and --dry-run flags
	* Improved output for cabal info
	* Simpler and faster bash command line completion
	* Fix for broken proxies that decompress wrongly
	* Fix for cabal unpack to preserve executable permissions
	* Adjusted the output for the -v verbosity level in a few places

0.8.2 Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org> March 2010
	* Fix for cabal update on Windows
	* On windows switch to per-user installs (rather than global)
	* Handle intra-package dependencies in dependency planning
	* Minor tweaks to cabal init feature
	* Fix various -Wall warnings
	* Fix for cabal sdist --snapshot

0.8.0 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Dec 2009
	* Works with ghc-6.12
	* New "cabal init" command for making initial project .cabal file
	* New feature to maintain an index of haddock documentation

0.6.4 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Nov 2009
	* Improve the algorithm for selecting the base package version
	* Hackage errors now reported by "cabal upload [--check]"
	* Improved format of messages from "cabal check"
	* Config file can now be selected by an env var
	* Updated tar reading/writing code
	* Improve instructions in the README and bootstrap output
	* Fix bootstrap.sh on Solaris 9
	* Fix bootstrap for systems where network uses parsec 3
	* Fix building with ghc-6.6

0.6.2 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Feb 2009
	* The upgrade command has been disabled in this release
	* The configure and install commands now have consistent behaviour
	* Reduce the tendancy to re-install already existing packages
	* The --constraint= flag now works for the install command
	* New --preference= flag for soft constraints / version preferences
	* Improved bootstrap.sh script, smarter and better error checking
	* New cabal info command to display detailed info on packages
	* New cabal unpack command to download and untar a package
	* HTTP-4000 package required, should fix bugs with http proxies
	* Now works with authenticated proxies.
	* On Windows can now override the proxy setting using an env var
	* Fix compatability with config files generated by older versions
	* Warn if the hackage package list is very old
	* More helpful --help output, mention config file and examples
	* Better documentation in ~/.cabal/config file
	* Improved command line interface for logging and build reporting
	* Minor improvements to some messages

0.6.0 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Oct 2008
	* Constraint solver can now cope with base 3 and base 4
	* Allow use of package version preferences from hackage index
	* More detailed output from cabal install --dry-run -v
	* Improved bootstrap.sh

0.5.2 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Aug 2008
	* Suport building haddock documentaion
	* Self-reinstall now works on Windows
	* Allow adding symlinks to excutables into a separate bindir
	* New self-documenting config file
	* New install --reinstall flag
	* More helpful status messages in a couple places
	* Upload failures now report full text error message from the server
	* Support for local package repositories
	* New build logging and reporting
	* New command to upload build reports to (a compatible) server
	* Allow tilde in hackage server URIs
	* Internal code improvements
	* Many other minor improvements and bug fixes

0.5.1 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> June 2008
	* Restore minimal hugs support in dependency resolver
	* Fix for disabled http proxies on Windows
	* Revert to global installs on Windows by default

0.5.0 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> June 2008
	* New package dependency resolver, solving diamond dep problem
	* Integrate cabal-setup functionality
	* Integrate cabal-upload functionality
	* New cabal update and check commands
	* Improved behavior for install and upgrade commands
	* Full Windows support
	* New command line handling
	* Bash command line completion
	* Allow case insensitive package names on command line
	* New --dry-run flag for install, upgrade and fetch commands
	* New --root-cmd flag to allow installing as root
	* New --cabal-lib-version flag to select different Cabal lib versions
	* Support for HTTP proxies
	* Improved cabal list output
	* Build other non-dependent packages even when some fail
	* Report a summary of all build failures at the end
	* Partial support for hugs
	* Partial implementation of build reporting and logging
	* More consistent logging and verbosity
	* Significant internal code restructuring

0.4 Duncan Coutts <duncan@haskell.org> Oct 2007
	* Renamed executable from 'cabal-install' to 'cabal'
	* Partial Windows compatability
	* Do per-user installs by default
	* cabal install now installs the package in the current directory
	* Allow multiple remote servers
	* Use zlib lib and internal tar code and rather than external tar
	* Reorganised configuration files
	* Significant code restructuring
	* Cope with packages with conditional dependencies

0.3 and older versions by Lemmih, Paolo Martini and others 2006-2007
	* Switch from smart-server, dumb-client model to the reverse
	* New .tar.gz based index format
	* New remote and local package archive format