10.3. Release History

This page summarizes the changes between tagged releases of Go. For full details, see the Mercurial change log.

10.3.1. 2010-11-23

  This release includes a backwards-incompatible package change to the
  sort.Search function (introduced in the last release).
  See the change for details and examples of how you might change your code:

  * build: automatically #define _64BIT in 6c.
  * cgo: print required space after parameter name in wrapper function.
  * crypto/cipher: new package to replace crypto/block (thanks Adam Langley).
  * crypto/elliptic: new package, implements elliptic curves over prime fields (thanks Adam Langley).
  * crypto/x509: policy OID support and fixes (thanks Adam Langley).
  * doc: add link to codewalks,
          fix recover() documentation (thanks Anschel Schaffer-Cohen),
          explain how to write Makefiles for commands.
  * exec: enable more tests on windows (thanks Alex Brainman).
  * gc: adjustable hash code in typecheck of composite literals
          (thanks to vskrap, Andrey Mirtchovski, and Eoghan Sherry).
  * gc: better error message for bad type in channel send (thanks Anthony Martin).
  * godoc: bug fix in relativePath,
          compute search index for all file systems under godoc's observation,
          use correct time stamp to indicate accuracy of search result.
  * index/suffixarray: use sort.Search.
  * net: add ReadFrom and WriteTo windows version (thanks Wei Guangjing).
  * reflect: remove unnecessary casts in Get methods.
  * rpc: add RegisterName to allow override of default type name.
  * runtime: free memory allocated by windows CommandLineToArgv (thanks Alex Brainman).
  * sort: simplify Search (thanks Roger Peppe).
  * strings: add LastIndexAny (thanks Benny Siegert).