This page provides release nix-0.12 of Nix. It was generated automatically on 2008-11-20 21:19:05 UTC from revision 13360 of the path /nix/branches/0.12-release of its Subversion repository (the XML record of the build job is available).
You can read a description of the changes in this release. For detailed changes, please refer to the Subversion logs.
This release can be installed through Nix, a system for software deployment. It has been built for the following platforms:
You can install this package and keep it up to date by subscribing to the channel nix-stable by once executing
$ nix-channel --add http://nixos.org/releases/nix/channels/nix-stable $ nix-channel --update $ nix-env -i nix-0.12and then running
$ nix-channel --update $ nix-env -u nixevery time you want to upgrade to the latest release.
Alternatively, if you have Nix 0.8 installed, and have associated the application/nix-package MIME type with the nix-install-package script in your web browser, you can install the package simply by clicking on the links below. This only works if your Nix store is in /nix/store.
The channel contains the following prebuilt packages:
The manual is available on-line.
In case of build or usage problems with this release, please first check if there are newer releases that solve the problem. Otherwise report problems to firstname.lastname@example.org, mentioning the full version number and a description of the platform you are building on. In case of a build problem include the part of the build log showing the error. In case of a usage problem try to narrow down the problem as much as possible and include enough information to reproduce the error.
You can view the results of a code coverage analysis. The overall coverage rate is 75.6%.