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   This file documents changes for QEMU releases 0.12 and earlier.
   For changelog information for later releases, see
   http://wiki.qemu.org/ChangeLog or look at the git history for
   more detailed information.
   version 0.12.0:
     - Update to SeaBIOS 0.5.0
     - e1000: fix device link status in Linux (Anthony Liguori)
     - monitor: fix QMP for balloon command (Luiz Capitulino)
     - QMP: Return an empty dict by default (Luiz Capitulino)
     - QMP: Only handle converted commands (Luiz Capitulino)
     - pci: support PCI based option rom loading (Gerd Hoffman/Anthony Liguori)
     - Fix backcompat for hotplug of SCSI controllers (Daniel P. Berrange)
     - fdc: fix migration from 0.11 (Juan Quintela)
     - vmware-vga: fix segv on cursor resize. (Dave Airlie)
     - vmware-vga: various fixes (Dave Airlie/Anthony Liguori)
     - qdev: improve property error reporting. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - fix vga names in default_list (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - usb-host: check mon before using it. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - usb-net: use qdev for -usbdevice (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - monitor: Catch printing to non-existent monitor (Luiz Capitulino)
     - Avoid permanently disabled QEMU monitor when UNIX migration fails (Daniel P. Berrange)
     - Fix loading of ELF multiboot kernels (Kevin Wolf)
     - qemu-io: Fix memory leak (Kevin Wolf)
     - Fix thinko in linuxboot.S (Paolo Bonzini)
     - target-i386: Fix evaluation of DR7 register (Jan Kiszka)
     - vnc: hextile: do not generate ForegroundSpecified and SubrectsColoured tiles (Anthony Liguori)
     - S390: Bail out without KVM (Alexander Graf)
     - S390: Don't tell guest we're updating config space (Alexander Graf)
     - target-s390: Fail on unknown instructions (Alexander Graf)
     - osdep: Fix runtime failure on older Linux kernels (Andre Przywara)
     - Fix a make -j race (Juergen Lock)
     - target-alpha: Fix generic ctz64. (Richard Henderson)
     - s390: Fix buggy assignment (Stefan Weil)
     - target-mips: fix user-mode emulation startup (Nathan Froyd)
     - target-i386: Update CPUID feature set for TCG (Andre Przywara)
     - s390: fix build on 32 bit host (Michael S. Tsirkin)
   version 0.12.0-rc2:
     - v2: properly save kvm system time msr registers (Glauber Costa)
     - convert more monitor commands to qmp (Luiz Capitulino)
     - vnc: fix capslock tracking logic. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - QemuOpts: allow larger option values. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - scsi: fix drive hotplug. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - pci: don't hw_error() when no slot is available. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - pci: don't abort() when trying to hotplug with acpi off. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - allow default devices to be implemented in config file (Gerd Hoffman)
     - vc: colorize chardev title line with blue background. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - chardev: make chardevs specified in config file work. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - qdev: also match bus name for global properties (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - qdev: add command line option to set global defaults for properties. (Gerd Hoffmann)
     - kvm: x86: Save/restore exception_index (Jan Kiszka)
     - qdev: Replace device names containing whitespace (Markus Armbruster)
     - fix rtc-td-hack on host without high-res timers (Gleb Natapov)
     - virtio: verify features on load (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - vmware_vga: add rom file so that it boots. (Dave Airlie)
     - Do not abort on qemu_malloc(0) in production builds (Anthony Liguori)
     - Fix ARM userspace strex implementation. (Paul Brook)
     - qemu: delete rule target on error (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - QMP: add human-readable description to error response (Markus Armbruster)
     - convert more monitor commands to QError (Markus Armbruster)
     - monitor: Fix double-prompt after "change vnc passwd BLA" (Markus Armbruster)
     - monitor: do_cont(): Don't ask for passwords (Luiz Capitulino)
     - monitor: Introduce 'block_passwd' command (Luiz Capitulino)
     - pci: interrupt disable bit support (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - pci: interrupt status bit implementation (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - pci: prepare irq code for interrupt state (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - msix: function mask support (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - msix: macro rename for function mask support (Michael S. Tsirkin)
     - cpuid: Fix multicore setup on Intel (Andre Przywara)
     - kvm: x86: Fix initial kvm_has_msr_star (Jan Kiszka)
     - Update OpenBIOS images to r640 (Aurelien Jarno)     
   version 0.10.2:
     - fix savevm/loadvm (Anthony Liguori)
     - live migration: fix dirty tracking windows (Glauber Costa)
     - live migration: improve error propagation (Glauber Costa)
     - qcow2: fix image creation for > ~2TB images (Chris Wright)
     - hotplug: fix error handling for if= parameter (Eduardo Habkost)
     - qcow2: fix data corruption (Nolan Leake)
     - virtio: fix guest oops with 2.6.25 kernels (Rusty Russell)
     - SH4: add support for -kernel (Takashi Yoshii, Aurelien Jarno)
     - hotplug: fix closing of char devices (Jan Kiszka)
     - hotplug: remove incorrect check for device name (Eduardo Habkost)
     - enable -k on win32 (Herve Poussineau)
     - configure: use LANG=C for grep (Andreas Faerber)
     - fix VGA regression (malc)
   version 0.10.1:
     - virtio-net: check right return size on sg list (Alex Williamson)
     - Make qemu_announce_self handle holes (live migration after hotplug)
       (Marcelo Tosatti)
     - Revert r6804-r6808 (qcow2 allocation info).  This series of changes added
       a high cost to startup for large qcow2 images (Anthony Liguori)
     - qemu-img: fix help message (Aurelien Jarno)
     - Fix build for non-default installs of SDL (Anthony Liguori)
     - Fix race condition in env->interrupt_request.  When using TCG and a dynticks
       host timer, this condition could cause TCG to get stuck in an infinite
       loop (Aurelien Jarno)
     - Fix reading encrypted hard disk passwords during early startup (Jan Kiszka)
     - Fix encrypted disk reporting in 'info block' (Jan Kiszka)
     - Fix console size with tiny displays (MusicPal) (Jan Kiszka)
     - Improve error handling in bdrv_open2 (Jan Kiszka)
     - Avoid leaking data in mux'ed character devices (Jan Kiszka)
     - Fix initial character device reset (no banner in monitor) (Jan Kiszka)
     - Fix cpuid KVM crash on i386 host (Lubomir Rintel)
     - Fix SLES10sp2 installation by adding ISTAT1 register to LSI SCSI emulation
       (Ryan Harper)
   version 0.10.0:
     - TCG support (No longer requires GCC 3.x)
     - Kernel Virtual Machine acceleration support
     - BSD userspace emulation
     - Bluetooth emulation and host passthrough support
     - GDB XML register description support
     - Intel e1000 emulation
     - HPET emulation
     - VirtIO paravirtual device support
     - Marvell 88w8618 / MusicPal emulation
     - Nokia N-series tablet emulation / OMAP2 processor emulation
     - PCI hotplug support
     - Live migration and new save/restore formats
     - Curses display support
     - qemu-nbd utility to mount supported block formats
     - Altivec support in PPC emulation and new firmware (OpenBIOS)
     - Multiple VNC clients are now supported
     - TLS encryption is now supported in VNC
     - MIPS Magnum R4000 machine (Hervé Poussineau)
     - Braille support (Samuel Thibault)
     - Freecom MusicPal system emulation (Jan Kiszka)
     - OMAP242x and Nokia N800, N810 machines (Andrzej Zaborowski)
     - EsounD audio driver (Frederick Reeve)
     - Gravis Ultrasound GF1 sound card (Tibor "TS" Schütz)
     - Many, many, bug fixes and new features
 version 0.9.1:  version 0.9.1:
   - TFTP booting from host directory (Anthony Liguori, Erwan Velu)    - TFTP booting from host directory (Anthony Liguori, Erwan Velu)
Line 245  version 0.5.3: Line 386  version 0.5.3:
   - support of CD-ROM change    - support of CD-ROM change
   - multiple network interface support    - multiple network interface support
   - initial x86-64 host support (Gwenole Beauchesne)    - initial x86-64 host support (Gwenole Beauchesne)
   - lret to outer priviledge fix (OS/2 install fix)    - lret to outer privilege fix (OS/2 install fix)
   - task switch fixes (SkyOS boot)    - task switch fixes (SkyOS boot)
   - VM save/restore commands    - VM save/restore commands
   - new timer API    - new timer API
Line 306  version 0.5.0: Line 447  version 0.5.0:
   - multi-target build    - multi-target build
   - fixed: no error code in hardware interrupts    - fixed: no error code in hardware interrupts
   - fixed: pop ss, mov ss, x and sti disable hardware irqs for the next insn    - fixed: pop ss, mov ss, x and sti disable hardware irqs for the next insn
   - correct single stepping thru string operations    - correct single stepping through string operations
   - preliminary SPARC target support (Thomas M. Ogrisegg)    - preliminary SPARC target support (Thomas M. Ogrisegg)
   - tun-fd option (Rusty Russell)    - tun-fd option (Rusty Russell)
   - automatic IDE geometry detection    - automatic IDE geometry detection
Line 390  version 0.1.5: Line 531  version 0.1.5:
  - ppc64 support + personality() patch (Rusty Russell)   - ppc64 support + personality() patch (Rusty Russell)
  - first Alpha CPU patches (Falk Hueffner)   - first Alpha CPU patches (Falk Hueffner)
  - removed bfd.h dependancy   - removed bfd.h dependency
  - fixed shrd, shld, idivl and divl on PowerPC.   - fixed shrd, shld, idivl and divl on PowerPC.
  - fixed buggy glibc PowerPC rint() function (test-i386 passes now on PowerPC).   - fixed buggy glibc PowerPC rint() function (test-i386 passes now on PowerPC).

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