Commit 57c084a6 authored by Lubomir Rintel's avatar Lubomir Rintel 🥕

NEWS: move the more important entries upwards

parent 383d81e8
...@@ -8,20 +8,26 @@ USE AT YOUR OWN RISK. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR PRODUCTION USE! ...@@ -8,20 +8,26 @@ USE AT YOUR OWN RISK. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR PRODUCTION USE!
Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include: Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include:
* Added support for managing the MACsec links. Requires support in
wpa_supplicant (version newer than 2.6).
* Support for configuration and discovery of Web Proxy settings with
PacRunner service.
* The ipv6.method=shared is now supported, utilizing DHCPv6 Prefix
Delegation option to obtain prefixes for the interface.
* Support for systemd-resolved local DNS forwarder backend.
* The configuration is now read from /run/NetworkManager/conf.d as well.
This is useful for handing over configuration discovered on system
startup to NetworkManager.
* The PPP manager can now be split into a separate package.
* Added initial support for PKCS#11 tokens with 802.1x authentication.
* Introduced Vala bindings for libnm. * Introduced Vala bindings for libnm.
* NetworkManager would now keep most connections up on shutdown (except Wi-Fi * NetworkManager would now keep most connections up on shutdown (except Wi-Fi
connections, VPN connections and other kinds that can't be assumed on connections, VPN connections and other kinds that can't be assumed on
startup) startup)
* The checkpoint/restore connection can now also remove new connections and * The checkpoint/restore connection can now also remove new connections and
disconnect devices that were activated since the checkpoint was taken. disconnect devices that were activated since the checkpoint was taken.
* The configuration is now read from /run/NetworkManager/conf.d as well.
This is useful for handing over configuration discovered on system
startup to NetworkManager.
* New connection.autoconnect_retries property that allows fine-tuning * New connection.autoconnect_retries property that allows fine-tuning
the autoconnect behavior. the autoconnect behavior.
* Support for configuration and discovery of Web Proxy settings with
PacRunner service.
* Support for systemd-resolved local DNS forwarder backend.
* Fix emission of NM-style PropertiesChanged signals and deprecate them * Fix emission of NM-style PropertiesChanged signals and deprecate them
for PropertiesChanged on "org.freedesktop.DBus.Properties" interface. for PropertiesChanged on "org.freedesktop.DBus.Properties" interface.
* Change the meaning of unset "cloned-mac-address" settings from "permanent" to * Change the meaning of unset "cloned-mac-address" settings from "permanent" to
...@@ -36,8 +42,6 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include: ...@@ -36,8 +42,6 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include:
devices. devices.
* The ifcfg parsing code has been reworked for better compatibility with * The ifcfg parsing code has been reworked for better compatibility with
actual shell variable files. actual shell variable files.
* The ipv6.method=shared is now supported, utilizing DHCPv6 Prefix
Delegation option to obtain prefixes for the interface.
* nmtui now supports creating and editing IP tunnel connections. * nmtui now supports creating and editing IP tunnel connections.
* The libnm client library now uses the D-Bus ObjectManager API that allows * The libnm client library now uses the D-Bus ObjectManager API that allows
for quicker initialization of the clients. for quicker initialization of the clients.
...@@ -47,7 +51,6 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include: ...@@ -47,7 +51,6 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include:
allow controlling overriding the negotiated link parameters. allow controlling overriding the negotiated link parameters.
* Order in which IP addresses are configured is now preserved so that * Order in which IP addresses are configured is now preserved so that
primary address is selected correctly. primary address is selected correctly.
* The PPP manager can now be split into a separate package.
* Details of the DNS information obtained from the connections is now * Details of the DNS information obtained from the connections is now
exposed on the D-Bus and can be inspected with nmcli. exposed on the D-Bus and can be inspected with nmcli.
* Fixed race conditions when renaming interfaces, for example as done * Fixed race conditions when renaming interfaces, for example as done
...@@ -56,13 +59,10 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include: ...@@ -56,13 +59,10 @@ Notable changes included in this snapshot so far include:
* Added the support for DHCPV6_HOSTNAME and DHCPV6_SEND_HOSTNAME keys in * Added the support for DHCPV6_HOSTNAME and DHCPV6_SEND_HOSTNAME keys in
ifcfg files that control "dhcp-hostname" and "dhcp-send-hostname" ifcfg files that control "dhcp-hostname" and "dhcp-send-hostname"
properties of the "ipv6" setting. properties of the "ipv6" setting.
* Added initial support for PKCS#11 tokens with 802.1x authentication.
* The stable-addressing for MAC address randomization and RFC7217 IPv6 stable * The stable-addressing for MAC address randomization and RFC7217 IPv6 stable
privacy addressing can now be more flexibly configured using dynamic privacy addressing can now be more flexibly configured using dynamic
randomization seeds in "connection.stable-id". randomization seeds in "connection.stable-id".
See "examples/nm-conf.d/30-anon.conf" for example use. See "examples/nm-conf.d/30-anon.conf" for example use.
* Added support for managing the MACsec links. Requires support in
wpa_supplicant (version newer than 2.6).
* When the master of Team, Bridge and Bond devices is specified as a connection * When the master of Team, Bridge and Bond devices is specified as a connection
UUID, the ifcfg-rh plugin now writes the master connection's interface name UUID, the ifcfg-rh plugin now writes the master connection's interface name
into the ifcfg file for improved compatibility with the legacy network service. into the ifcfg file for improved compatibility with the legacy network service.
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