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Changelog
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[59] - 2021-11-30
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- Add mailmap file for easier author integration with git
- Add grub and refind to the package list of the releng profile

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- Replace use of date with printf
- Silence command output more efficiently when using --quiet
- Modify curl call to retry up to ten times before giving up on downloading an automated script

Removed
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- Remove requirement on setting a Boot mode when building a netboot image

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[58] - 2021-08-25
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- Add support for ``gpg``'s ``--sender`` option

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- Change the way ``mkarchiso`` uses ext4 images to copying files to it directly instead of mounting (this action now
  does not require elevated privileges anymore)
- Add version files when using ``netboot`` buildmode as well
- Update the sshd configuration to be compatible with openssh 8.7p1
- Overhaul the used ``gpg`` options
- Fix use of potentially unbound variables
- Refactor the validation functions to have fewer large functions and less code duplication

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- Remove all files related to ``mkinitcpio`` integration, as they now live in
  https://gitlab.archlinux.org/mkinitcpio/mkinitcpio-archiso

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[57] - 2021-07-30
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- Add a missing line in the systemd-networkd-wait-online.service in the baseline profile

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- Adapt systemd-networkd configuration to systemd ≥ 249
- Improve documentation in ``mkarchiso`` and systemd-networkd related configuration files
- Fix an issue that may prevent continuing an aborted build of the ``netboot`` or ``iso`` buildmode

Removed
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- Remove SPDX license identifier from files that are not eligible for copyright (e.g. configuration files)

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[56.1] - 2021-07-11
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- Simplify gitlab CI setup by using ci-scripts (shared amongst several projects)
- Fix an issue with the unsetting of environment variables before using pacstrap/arch-chroot
- Remove termite-terminfo from the releng profile's list of packages (it is not in the official repositories anymore)
- Set LC_ALL instead of LANG

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[56] - 2021-07-01
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- Add pacman >= 6 compatible configuration
- Add documentation for the `script` boot parameter

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- Clear environment variables before working in chroot
- Update Arch Wiki URLs
- Pass SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH to chroot
- Enable parallel downloads in profile pacman configurations
- Generalize the approach of interacting with ucode images
- Execute the netboot build mode for the baseline profile in CI

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[55] - 2021-06-01
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- Add integration for pv when using the copytoram boot parameter so that progress on copying the image to RAM is shown
- Add experimental support for EROFS by using it for the rootfs image in the baseline profile

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- Change information on IRC channel, as Arch Linux moved to Libera Chat
- Fix a regression, that would prevent network interfaces to be configured under certain circumstances

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[54] - 2021-05-13
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- Add the concept of buildmodes to mkarchiso, which allows for building more than the default .iso artifact
  (sequentially)
- Add support to mkarchiso and both baseline and releng profiles for building a bootstrap image (a compressed
  bootstrapped Arch Linux environment), by using the new buildmode `bootstrap`
- Add support to mkarchiso and both baseline and releng profiles for building artifacts required for netboot with iPXE
  (optionally allowing codesigning on the artifacts), by using the new buildmode `netboot`
- Add qemu-guest-agent and virtualbox-guest-utils-nox to the releng profile and enable their services by default to
  allow interaction between hypervisor and virtual machine if the installation medium is booted in a virtualized
  environment

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- Always use the .sig file extension when signing the rootfs image, as that is how mkinitcpio-archiso expects it
- Fix for CI and run_archiso scripts to be compatible with QEMU >= 6.0
- Increase robustness of CI by granting more time to reach the first prompt
- Change CI to build all available buildmodes of the baseline and releng profiles (baseline's netboot is currently
  excluded due to a bug)
- Install all implicitly installed packages explicitly for the releng profile
- Install keyrings more generically when using pacman-init.service
- Consolidate CI scripts so that they may be shared between the archiso, arch-boxes and releng project in the future and
  expose their configuration with the help of environment variables

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[53] - 2021-05-01
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- Add ISO name to grubenv
- Add further metrics to CI, so that number of packages and further image sizes can be tracked
- Add IMAGE_ID and IMAGE_VERSION to /etc/os-release

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- Revert to an invalid GPT for greater hardware compatibility
- Fix CI scripts and initcpio script to comply with stricter shellcheck
- Fix an issue where writing to /etc/machine-id might override a file outside of the build directory
- Change gzip flags, so that compressed files are created reproducibly
- Increase default serial baud rate to 115200
- Remove deprecated documentation and format existing documentation

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[52] - 2021-04-01
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- Add usbmuxd support
- Add EROFS support (as an experimental alternative to squashfs)
- Add creation of zsync control file for delta downloads
- Add sof-firmware for additional soundcard support
- Add support for recursively setting file permissions on folders using profiledef.sh
- Add support for mobile broadband devices with the help of modemmanager
- Add information on PGP signatures of tags
- Add archinstall support

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- Remove haveged
- Fix various things in relation to gitlab CI
- Change systemd-networkd files to more generically setup networkds for devices
- Fix the behavior of the `script=` kernel commandline parameter to follow redirects
- Change the amount of mirrors checked by reflector to 20 to speed up availability of the mirrorlist

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[51] - 2021-02-01
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- VNC support for `run_archiso`
- SSH enabled by default in baseline and releng profiles
- Add cloud-init support to baseline and releng profiles
- Add simple port forwarding to `run_archiso` to allow testing of SSH
- Add support for loading cloud-init user data images to `run_archiso`
- Add version information to images generated with `mkarchiso`
- Use pacman hooks for things previously done in `customize_airootfs.sh` (e.g. generating locale, uncommenting mirror
  list)
- Add network setup for the baseline profile
- Add scripts for CI to build the baseline and releng profiles automatically

Changed
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- Change upstream URL in vendored profiles to archlinux.org
- Reduce the amount of sed calls in mkarchiso
- Fix typos in `mkarchiso`
- mkinitcpio-archiso: Remove resolv.conf before copy to circumvent its use
- Remove `customize_airootfs.sh` from the vendored profiles
- Support overriding more variables in `profiledef.sh` and refactor their use in `mkarchiso`
- Cleanup unused code in `run_archiso`