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nala (0.11.1~bpo22.04.1) jammy-backports; urgency=medium

   [ Joakim Malmquist ]
   * No-change backport from kinetic (LP: #1984053)

nala (0.11.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Use source epoch for man page date

nala (0.11.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Lower `fetch` concurrent tests from 50 to 25 improving consistency
   * Config option to list upgradable packages after `update`
   * Support for Devuan mirrors into `fetch`
   * Default to foss repos instead of non-free for Debian
   * Support Termux environment
   * Add glob and regex support to `list`/`search`
   * Config option to change between decimal and binary for downloads
   * Config option to change download speed from bytes to bits
   * Add `g/` and `r/` prefixes to specify glob and regex
     respectively with `list` and `search`
   * Default to HTTPS mirrors for `fetch`
   * Add `--https-only` switch to `fetch` to only get HTTPS mirrors
   * Determine distro and release by using the Debian/Ubuntu keyring package.
     This change should allow all children distros to be supported so long as
     they remain tied to their parent repositories
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Not able to pass options containing `=` to `apt` with `--option`
   * Exception with `typer` on commands that use `--option`
   * `--country` switch for `fetch` is case sensitive
   * No error when unable to find suitable mirrors
   * `debconf` prompts not showing and hanging on some systems
   * `fetch` crashing if there is a directory in `sources.list.d/`
   * New line not printing at the end of a transaction on some terminals

nala (0.10.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add config option to pass arguments to install hooks
   * Use man pages for `--help` menu
   * Add `assume_yes` configuration option
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * `upgrade` fails sometimes when using install hooks
   * Local .debs cannot be installed
   * `fetch` sometimes crashing on a bad mirror
   * Lowered referesh rate to minimize flicker
   * .debs without a reported size are uninstallable
   * `history` sometimes overwriting entries
   * `upgrade --exclude` not working at all
   * Local .debs not installing recommended pkgs

nala (0.9.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * `upgrade` fails sometimes when using install hooks
   * `autoremove` and `autopurge` commands not working
   * Unable to `upgrade` if there is an issue with any repository

nala (0.9.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add a version `diff` in the new version column to increase readability
   * Change config file to `toml`. This is a breaking change, the older config
     file will not work
   * Add configuration option to disable auto updating the package cache when
     running the `upgrade` command (Closes: #1010913)
   * Add configuration option for pre and post install hooks
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Nala stating that it was unable to determine why packages were
     held even if it was able too
   * `fetch` ask prompt not defaulting to yes
   * Exception when using tab completion if the `pkgcache.bin` file
     has not been generated.

nala (0.8.2) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add helper for common incorrect commands
   * Correctly attribute original author of `apt-metalink` in
     the Debian copyright file
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Exception when filtering user installed package list
   * Unable to continue upgrade if packages have been kept back
   * Not handling broken install during upgrade

nala (0.8.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * KeyError exception when installing local `.deb` files
   * Packages that can be autoremoved not showing in the transaction
     summary when they won't be removed.

nala (0.8.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add `-n --names`, `-i --installed`, `-u --upgradable`, `-v --virtual`
     to the `search` command
   * Add `list` command which shares all switches with the `search` command
     except for `-n, \--names` and `-A, --all-arches`
   * Perf: Replace `fetch` ping subprocesses with httpx to grab Release file
     this is a more meaningful metric than just pure latency
   * Add default interactive menu for `fetch`. The old style can be accessed
     by using `--auto`
   * Add `--purge` switch to purge any package that would be removed
   * Add `--lists` and `--fetch` to `clean` command. This will remove the
     package lists from `update` and the sources from `fetch` respectively
   * Replace `argparser` with `typer`
   * Remove a lot of bloated `dpkg` switches and add `-o --option`
   * Perf: Optimize the `search` command so it's a little faster. In my tests
     search times took half as long
   * Remove options to update the cache from `show`, `list` and `search`
   * Raise max connections per mirror to 3. This helps when downloading
     a lot of small files.
   * Add lock file so you can't run two instances of `nala` where packages
     will be manipulated
   * Add `purged` section to the history file to keep track of when
     a transaction is a purge vs remove
   * Add `User-Installed` section to the history file to keep track of
     packages explicitly installed with `nala`. This will not add their
     dependencies into the list, only what was specified to be installed.
     Packages installed with `apt` will not make it into this list, but
     packages removed with `apt` will be removed the next time `nala` writes
     the history file
   * Add `history --installed` to view these packages. And `--nala-installed`
     for the `list` and `search` commands
   * Add `--assume-no` switch to complement `--assume-yes`
   * Improve the column formatting during the install summary
   * Use `typer` dynamic completion files. For `zsh` and `fish` users
     this will greatly improve your experience
   * Perf: remove `jsbeautifier` and use no whitespace `json` for history.
     The performance improvements from this are rather large.
   * Add `--config` switch to `autoremove` and `autopurge` which will
     additionally `purge` any packages in the rc state. `autoremove` requires
     the `--purge` switch for this to work
   * Add initial translations for Bengali, Portuguese Brazil, Spanish,
     Polish, Russian and Swedish. These are beta and could contain bugs
     or are not yet complete
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Exception due to compatibility with older versions of `history.json`
   * The number of connections to mirrors not actually being limited
   * Sometimes not downloading a package properly. This was a rare bug
   * Not being able to use SOCKS proxy with `nala`. This requires the
     `python3-socksio` package, which is now a Recommends
   * Not being able to `purge` packages that have been removed but have
     config files that remain on the system. AKA rc state
   * `dpkg` progress bar not always hitting 100% on completion
   * Exception when piping input into `nala`

nala (0.7.3) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Fix Debian files with the help of <>

nala (0.7.2) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * CRITICAL: Nala not erroring when downloading unauthenticated packages
   * Exception when reading older history files

nala (0.7.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * No error when a package can't be found during install
   * Not following redirects when downloading
   * Handle connection errors when updating package list similar to apt
   * `Nala Update` not showing packages that are upgradable

nala (0.7.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add `--sources` switch to `fetch` and don't enable them by default
   * Improve local deb install messages
   * Add `autoremove`/`autopurge` commands
   * Add config file in `/etc/nala/nala.conf`. The current two configs
     1. A toggle to disable the scrolling text
     2. A toggle to disable Nala auto-removing by default
   * Add `upgrade --exclude` to allow a package not to be upgraded
   * Tweak colors to better support light terminals
   * `update` is no longer an alias for `upgrade`. It will now function
     the same way that `apt` does. `upgrade` will continue to update
     the package list by default.
   * Make spinners smoother during dpkg progress
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Update progress bar sometimes shows a garbage msg
   * `dpkg` not respecting window resize signals
   * Downloader not raising status to catch 404 errors
   * `fetch` adding amd64 mirrors for arm users
   * `fetch` adding mirrors without the proper release
   * Fish not showing packages on commands that accept pkgs
   * Exception when showing a package from a non standard URL
   * Import error in some environments like conda

nala (0.6.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Add `--no-install-recommends` and `--install-suggests`
   * Initial support for locales with `gettext`. Currently only
     German is supported.
   * Separate what packages are being removed vs auto-removed
   * Improved the handling of virtual packages
   * Improve error handling and other information
   * Improve handling of local `.deb` packages
   * Remove `/var/log/nala/nala.log` considering the history is
     an exact replica of this.
   * You can now specify a version of a package the same way you can
     with `apt`. `nala install nala=0.6.0`
   * Several performance improvements
   * Add Reinstalling and Downgrading into the summary
   * Use the `dpkg --status-fd` for advancing the progress bar
   * Add fish completion
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * CRITICAL: Nala would install packages that have a bad hash sum
   * Force `LANG=C` for parsing `dpkg` output as to not break in
     languages that aren't English. `--raw-dpkg` will switch back
     to your language, but Nala will not format the text or show
     a progress bar.
   * Packages are uninstallable if it has virtual packages
     in recommends or suggests
   * Bash-completion incompatible with zsh
   * Live display shows wrong title when fixing broken packages
   * Summary shows extra packages won't be installed when they are
   * Several bugs related to Nala running through a pipe
   * Not being able to install virtual packages like `steam` or `mate`

nala (0.5.2) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Nala won't allow package downgrades when installing local `.deb`
   * New and Old version numbers switched in upgrade summary
   * Some post install notices not showing the full message
   * dpkg progress bar sometimes going over the total
   * Nala not writing to `/var/log/nala/term.log`
   * Many fixes related to ascii compatibility mode
   * Not being able to install from repo with pip
   * `history` opening cache when it doesn't need to
   * Optimize `search` command and transaction summary

nala (0.5.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Can't install packages that have virtual packages in suggests
   * No error handling for `search` regex compliation errors
   * Exception throw in `search` on packages without a description
   * No argument checking for `search`
   * Bash-completion not showing `search` switches

nala (0.5.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Change `--noninteractive` switch to `--non-interactive`
   * Add `search` subcommand
   * Add `--fix-broken` and `--no-fix-broken` switches
   * Add fish completion
   * Add `--no-install-recommends` and `--install-suggests`
   * Nala now shows Recommended or Suggested packages when they
     aren't due to be installed.
   * Change bash-completion to be compatible with zsh
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * `fetch` setting release to sid if it's unable to determine release
   * Unable to install local `.deb` that doesn't have dependencies
   * Nala checking `priority: required` instead of essential
   * Nala not showing packages kept back during an upgrade
   * Nala sometimes not notifying that a reboot is required
   * Install hangs when non-interactive due to `need-restart` bug

nala (0.4.2) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Formatting breaks with `apt-listbugs` if bugs aren't present

nala (0.4.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Nala deadlocking due to `apt-listbugs`
   * Nala not formatting `apt-listdifferences` properly

nala (0.4.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   [ Changes ]
   * Replace threaded downloader with an async one
   * Add estimated time to download and dpkg progress bars
   * On dpkg completion change spinner to green check mark
   * Add `-a` `--all-versions` switch for `show` command
   * Add `--remove-essential` switch to allow breaking your system
   * Add initial support for installing local debs
   [ Bug Fixes ]
   * Nala not showing `pacstall` `-deb` packages properly
   * Filler sometimes inserted wrong during list update
   * History not logging files that were auto-removed
   * `dpkg` panel title saying updating during a history operation
   * Progress bar showing `100%` when all operations haven't completed
   * Scroll bar title `Updating Packages` when it is fetching archives
   * Nala throwing exception on broken packages
   * Several bugs related to operations on packages with no candidate
   * Fetch not working on Pop!_OS
   * History file corrupting if Nala is interrupted at just the right moment

nala (0.3.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Replaced aria2 with internal downloader
   * Improved the show command's output
   * Improved `--raw-dpkg` by forking normally instead of pty
   * Distinguish Remove and Auto-Remove packages
   * Add `--no-autoremove` switch
   * Add dpkg progress bar
   * Add support for readline environment variable
   * Apt no longer redownloads packages with an epoch.

nala (0.2.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Critical bug fix. `nala clean` attempts to remove files
     in the root directory due to the apt_pkg config not being

nala (0.2.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Nala is now distributed with a nuitka binary
   * Nala now uses rich for the update progress
   * Improved `nala fetch` reliability and performance
   * History file format is now pure json and more readable
   * Nala's clean command no longer subprocesses `apt clean`
   * Nala transactions with `--download-only` no longer make it
     into the history file.


nala (0.1.4) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Fixed a bug where nothing can download
   * Added error handling for url requests

nala (0.1.3) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Security fixes
   * Fixed a bug where `nala --update` would throw an exception
   * Fixed a bug where using Ubuntu mirrors.txt in sources.list
   * A lot of code refactoring and optimizations
   * `fetch` distro detection should be more reliable, but only
     compatible with Debian and Ubuntu

nala (0.1.2) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Big holiday update
   * debconf is now fully supported, along with apt-listchanges
   * Added purge command
   * Added --update to update the cache,
     install no longer automatically updates the cache for you.
   * Added a bunch of --conf options.
   * Added --raw-dpkg in case you want regular ugly output
   * Added wildcard* for install and remove commands
   * Some History updates, you will likely need to remove your
     old history file at /var/lib/nala/history
   * While we're still in early development mandatory dpkg-debug
     will be added to /var/log/nala
   * Made general formatting changes

nala (0.1.1) unstable; urgency=medium

   * Big changes to output formatting
   * Added --verbose global switch
   * Added clean command
   * Nala now uses a debug log file for --debug mode
   * A few bug fixes.

nala (0.1.0) unstable; urgency=medium

   * nala experimental release