Revision history for Dist-Zilla

6.030     2023-01-18 21:36:40-05:00 America/New_York
        - "dzil new" will use command line options before configuration
        - "dzil add" now falls back to %Mint stash options before defaults
          (for both of the above: thanks, Graham Knop!)

6.029     2022-11-25 17:02:33-05:00 America/New_York
        - update some links to use https instead of http (thanks, Elvin
        - turn on strict and warnings in generated author tests (thanks, Mark
        - use "v1.2.3" for multi-dot versions in "package NAME VERSION" formats
          (thanks, Branislav Zahradník)
        - fixes to operation on msys (thanks, Paulo Custodio)
        - add "main_module" option to MakeMaker (thanks, Tatsuhiko Miyagawa)
        - fix authordeps behavior; don't add an object to @INC (thanks, Shoichi

6.028     2022-11-09 10:54:14-05:00 America/New_York
        - remove bogus work-in-progress signatures-using commit from 6.027;
          that was a bad release! thanks for the heads-up about it to Gianni
          "dakkar" Ceccarelli!

6.027     2022-11-06 17:52:20-05:00 America/New_York
        - if DZIL_COLOR is set to 0, override auto-detection

6.025     2022-05-28 11:55:35-04:00 America/New_York
        - eliminate use of multidimensional array emulation

6.024     2021-08-01 15:38:44-04:00 America/New_York
        - pass the dist name to Software::License as the program name
          (thanks, Van de Bugger!)
        - create the ArchiveBuilder role for building the archive file
          (thanks, Graham Ollis!)

6.023     2021-07-06 21:37:37-04:00 America/New_York
        - tweak the autoprereqs tests to avoid failing when List::MoreUtils
          (which DZ does not actually need) is not installed)

6.022     2021-06-27 21:36:53-04:00 America/New_York
        - remove dependency on Class::Load, which is not used
        - bump prereq on PPI to 1.222, which is now used in PkgVersion
          (thanks, Dan Book and Sven Kirmess)

6.021     2021-06-27 21:31:21-04:00 America/New_York
        - [ broken release, don't bother ]

6.020     2021-06-14 12:16:09-04:00 America/New_York
        - The log colorization code was trying to use 24-bit color even when
          the installed Term::ANSIColor couldn't support it.  This has been
          fixed by requiring Term::ANSIColor v5.  Thanks, Robert Rothenberg,
          Michael McClimon, and Matthew Horsfall.

6.019     2021-06-13 08:39:14-04:00 America/New_York
        - When using "use_package" in PkgVersion, do not eradicate the entire
          block of "package NAME BLOCK" syntax!  Wow, what a bug...

6.018     2021-04-03 21:07:54-04:00 America/New_York (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - require perl v5.20.0, now seven years old
        - add Test::CleanNamespaces, clean all namespaces
        - add the same boilerplate of version/pragma/features to every module
        - colorize logger prefix when running in a terminal

6.017     2020-11-02 19:30:21-05:00 America/New_York
        - replace broken 6.016, released from a confused git repo

6.016     2020-11-02 19:27:18-05:00 America/New_York (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - the test generated by [MetaTests] is now an author test, not a
          release test (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - UploadToCPAN will now retry (thanks, PERLANCAR)
        - some bug fixes for msys (thanks, Håkon Hægland)

6.015     2020-05-29 14:30:51-04:00 America/New_York
        - add docs for "dzil release -j" (thanks, Jonas B. Nielsen)
        - fix support for (why??? 🙂) (thanks, Kent Frederic)
        - remove unnecessary check for Pod::Simple being loaded (Dave Lambley)

6.014     2020-03-01 04:26:38-05:00 America/New_York
        - some doc improvements by Shlomi Fish
        - cope with E<...> in abstracts (thanks, Dave Lambley!)
        - Respect jobs number in HARNESS_OPTIONS (thanks, Leon Timmermans!)
        - Add --jobs argument to dzil release (thanks, Leon Timmermans!)
        - replace uses of File::HomeDir with a simple glob (thanks, Karen
        - fix interaction of TRIAL comment and BEGIN block in PkgVersion
          (thanks, Michael Conrad and Felix Ostmann)
        - fix documentation for default NextRelease format (thanks, Dan Book!)
        - the build directory is also added to @INC when evaluating 'dzil
          authordeps --missing' (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)
        - add comments to generated CPANfile saying "don't edit me!"
          (thanks Doug Bell)
        - tests for [CPANFile] (thanks, Daniel Böhmer)

6.013     2019-04-30 07:35:49-04:00 America/New_York (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - when SPDX metadata is available for the chosen license,
          x_spdx_expression is added to the dist metadata by default
          (thanks, Leon Timmermans!)

6.012     2018-04-21 10:20:21+02:00 Europe/Oslo
        - revert addition of Archive::Tar::Wrapper as a mandatory prereq (in
          release 6.011).
        - require a version of Config::MVP that adds the cwd back to @INC
        - record the perl version being used into META file
        - tiny fix to help output for "dzil new"

6.011     2018-02-11 12:57:02-05:00 America/New_York
        - stashes can now be added in [%Stash] form from a bundle (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge)
        - use $V env var as an override, when set, in [AutoVersion]
          (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - all remaining uses of Class::Load are replaced with Module::Runtime
          (thanks, Karen Etheridge)

6.010     2017-07-10 09:22:16-04:00 America/New_York
        - a few documentation improvements (thanks, Chase Whitener, Mary
          Ehlers, and Jonas B. Nielsen)
        - improve behavior under a noninteractive terminal
        - empty file finders should now consistently return []

6.009     2017-03-04 11:16:37-05:00 America/New_York
        - update DateTime::TimeZone prereq on Win32 to improve workingness
          (thanks, Schwern!)
        - add --recommends and --requires and --suggests to listdeps
        - improve testing of listdeps (thanks, Mickey Nasriachi!)
        - Module::Runtime is now considered 'internal' for the purpose of
          carping (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)
        - ./tmp is now pruned by PruneCruft (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)
        - authordeps now picks up :version for the root section (thanks,
        - the config loading of the "perl" config loader is more reliable, but
          still please don't use it (thanks, Karen!)
        - introducing a new plugin, [GatherFile], to support adding individual
          files to the distribution (thanks, Karen!)

6.008     2016-10-05 21:35:23-04:00 America/New_York
        - fix the skip message from ExtraTests (thanks, Roy Ivy Ⅲ!)
        - cope with error changes in latest Moose (thanks, Karen Etheridge and
          Dave Rolsky)
        - always stringify $] in MetaConfig to avoid losing trailing zeroes
          through numification (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

6.007     2016-08-06 14:04:39-04:00 America/New_York
        - restrict [MetaYAML] to metaspec v1.4, [MetaJSON] to v2.0+, as other
          version combinations are not well-supported by the toolchain

6.006     2016-07-04 10:56:36-04:00 America/New_York
        - add some documentation to Dist::Zilla::App::Tester (thanks, Alberto
        - optimizations to regex munging (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)
        - add x_serialization_backend to META.* files (thanks, Karen
        - metadata plugins are called before metadata defaults are built
          (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)
        - don't use ExtraTests plugin, but if you do, its generated test files
          are a bit faster when unused

6.005     2016-05-23 08:08:15-04:00 America/New_York
        - NextRelease now dies if there's no changelog file found
          (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - Module::Runtime replaces Class::Load (thanks Olivier Mengué)

6.004     2016-05-14 09:14:19-04:00 America/New_York (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - stop listing Path::Class as a prereq (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - update docs on path types (thanks, Graham Ollis)

6.003     2016-04-24 19:23:46+01:00 Europe/London (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - leading BOM (FEFF) is stripped on UTF-8 content
        - PPI now handles characters, not bytes, fixing non-ASCII
          non-comments in your source

6.002     2016-04-23 17:50:26+01:00 Europe/London (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - tweaks to Dist::Zilla::Path to keep plugins from v5 era working

6.001     2016-04-23 13:21:56+01:00 Europe/London
        - Using a Dist::Zilla::Path like a Path::Class object now issues a
          deprecation warning ("this will be removed") once per call site.

6.000     2016-04-23 11:35:28+01:00 Europe/London (TRIAL RELEASE)
        - Path::Class has been excised in favor of Path::Tiny, exposed as
          Dist::Zilla::Path; it will still respond to ->subdir and ->file, but
          only until Dist::Zilla v7 -- fix your plugins by then!

        - The --verbose switch to dzil is now strictly on/off.  To set
          verbosity on a per-plugin basis, use the -V switch.  Unfortunately,
          per-plugin verbosity seems to have been broken for some time, anyway.

        - The plugins [Prereq] and [AutoPrereq] and [BumpVersion] have been
          removed.  These were long deprecated.  (Don't confuse Prereq, for
          example, with the plural Prereqs, which is the correct plugin.)

        - [PkgVersion] now supports a use_package argument which will put the
          version in the package statement.  (Remember that this syntax was
          introduced in perl v5.12.0.)

        - Dist::Zilla now requires perl v5.14.0.  It will still happily build
          dists that run on whatever version of perl you like.

5.047     2016-04-23 16:20:13+01:00 Europe/London
        - cast things to Path::Class as needed, for now, for v6 backcompat
          (don't expect more commits like this)

5.046     2016-04-22 15:50:27+01:00 Europe/London
        - avoid using syntax that is called ambiguous on older perls

5.045     2016-04-22 11:37:13+01:00 Europe/London
        - add 'relationship' option to AutoPrereqs plugin (Karen Etheridge)
        - PrereqScanner role abstracts much of the AutoPrereqs behavior
          (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)
        - remove duplicates from the results of the :ExecFiles filefinder
        - [MakeMaker] now rejects version ranges in prereqs if eumm_version is
          not specified to be high enough (7.1101) to guarantee it can be
          handled (Karen Etheridge)
        - allow comments in an authordep specification with a version
        - make FakeReleaser a bit more of a drop-in for UploadToCPAN
          (Erik Carlsson)
        - make PkgDist preserve blank line after 'package' for PkgVersion
          (Chisel Wright)
        - add rename option to [GatherDir::Template] (Alastair McGowan-Douglas)
        - META.json is now emitted in ASCII (using \u... for non-ASCII
          characters) to avoid a bug in older versions of JSON::PP on older
          versions of perl
        - "dzil build --in ." no longer allows you to blow away your cwd

5.044     2016-04-06 20:32:14-04:00 America/New_York
        - require a newer List::Util to avoid a dumb bug caused by relying on
          side effects of loading Moose (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

5.043     2016-01-04 22:54:56-05:00 America/New_York
        - dzil test now supports --extended to set EXTENDED_TESTING (thanks,
          Philippe Bruhat)

5.042     2015-11-26 09:05:37-05:00 America/New_York
        - try to avoid testing errors when the local time zone can't be
          determined (

5.041     2015-10-27 22:07:54-04:00 America/New_York
        - add 'static_attribution' attribution to MakeMaker plugin
        - fix prereqs for App::Cmd and Config::MVP::Reader::INI

5.040     2015-10-13 11:42:25-04:00 America/New_York
        - the distribution tarball name no longer includes -TRIAL if the
          version contains an underscore

        - [PkgVersion] adds "$VERSION = $VERSION_SANS_UNDERSCORES" when
          version contains an underscore

        - made the PodCoverageTests and PodSyntaxTests plugins generate author
          tests, not release tests. These are tests you want passing on every
          commit, not just before a release (Dave Rolsky)

5.039     2015-08-10 09:03:08-04:00 America/New_York
        - update required version of MooseX::Role::Parameterized; older
          versions work, but can cause a bunch of unwanted warnings

5.038     2015-08-07 22:16:50-04:00 America/New_York
        - [License] can be given a filename option to use instead of LICENSE
        - dzil listdeps --develop now exists as an alias for dzil listdeps
          --author (Karen Etheridge)
        - dzil authordeps now lists the Software::License class needed
          (thanks, David Zurborg)
        - PkgVersion now skips .pod files (thanks, David Golden)
        - build_element support added for [ModuleBuild] (thanks, David
        - new native filefinder :ExtraTestFiles (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - [AutoPrereqs] now looks for develop prerequisites in xt/ (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge)
        - new file finder ':PerlExecFiles' (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - try harder to notice failure to set up build root, especially on
          Win32 (thanks, Christian Walde)
        - better errors when a global config package isn't available (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge)
        - added the "ignore" option to [Encoding] (thanks, Yanick Champoux)
        - allow ; authordep specifications to contain version ranges (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge)
        - better error when PAUSE credentials can't be loaded (thanks, David
        - fix documentation for the LicenseProvider role
        - improve errors when PPI failes to parse (thanks, Nick Tonkin)
        - sort list of executable files in Makefile.PL, for deterministic
          builds (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - omit configure-requires prerequisites from [MakeMaker]'s fallback
          prerequisites (used by older ExtUtils::MakeMaker)

5.037     2015-06-04 21:46:38-04:00 America/New_York
        - issue a warning when version ranges are passed through to
          ExtUtils::MakeMaker, which cannot parse them and treats them as '0'

        - added %P formatter code to [NextRelease] for the releaser's PAUSE id

5.036     2015-05-02 11:08:51-04:00 America/New_York
        - BUGFIX: detection of trial status via underscore in version was
          accidentally lost in v5.035; restored now!

5.035     2015-04-16 15:43:26+02:00 Europe/Berlin
        - BREAKING CHANGE: is_trial is now read-only
        - release_status is a new Dist::Zilla attribute and
          ReleaseStatusProvider plugin role

5.034     2015-03-20 10:57:07-04:00 America/New_York
        - require new Config::MVP for better exceptions (that we rely on)
        - point to IRC in dist metadata

5.033     2015-03-17 07:45:36-04:00 America/New_York
        - NextRelease now bases the new file on disk on the original file on
          disk, skipping any munging that happened in between
        - improve error message when a plugin can't be loaded
        - added "use_begin" option to PkgVersion

5.032     2015-02-21 09:36:00-05:00 America/New_York
        - when :version is in plugin config, it's now enforced as soon as it's
        - add more documentation about bytes/text files
        - PruneCruft also prunes _eumm/* now

5.031     2015-01-08 22:04:30-05:00 America/New_York
        - correct a test to avoid testing symlinks on Win32

5.030     2015-01-04 22:31:38-05:00 America/New_York
        - fixed [GatherDir]'s handling of symlinks to directories
        - [AutoPrereqs] now filters out all namespaces found in contained
          modules, not just the one corresponding to the module filename

5.029     2014-12-14 14:44:44-05:00 America/New_York
        - fix new error in [PkgVersion] when a module had no package
        - further rip out use of

5.028     2014-12-12 19:06:23-05:00 America/New_York
        - fix regression in [PkgVersion] that made false-positive
          identifications for pre-existing assignments to $VERSION
        - try avoid cases in which plugin code directly modifies file list
        - switch, tentatively, to JSON::MaybeXS

5.027     2014-12-09 09:30:30-05:00 America/New_York
        - fix regression in Plugin->plugin_from_config which started passing a
          list of pairs rather than a hashref

5.026     2014-12-08 21:33:55-05:00 America/New_York
        - eliminate use of Moose::Autobox
        - various small performance optimizations
        - add "use_our" option to PkgVersion

5.025     2014-11-10 21:12:14-05:00 America/New_York
        - fix file.t failures with perl v5.14 and v5.16's Carp

5.024     2014-11-05 23:08:07-05:00 America/New_York
        - add the %Mint stash for minting defaults
        - quiet down some low-priority log lines
        - teeny tiny optimization by building dist prereqs structure lazily
        - avoid ever requiring v0 of ExtUtils::MakeMaker
        - fix a module-loading ordering issue in `dzil setup`

5.023     2014-10-30 22:56:42-04:00 America/New_York
        - optimizations to loading of heavyweight libraries in cmd line app
        - some tests are now skipped on Win32 to avoid filename insanity
        - files' added_by data should be more informative
        - conflicts with installed code is now detected and/or advertised

5.022     2014-10-27 22:55:53-04:00 America/New_York
        - several optimizations to how PPI is used
        - handle an empty ABSTRACT better
        - now properly merging distmeta fragments together without loss, using
          new CPAN::Meta::Merge
        - create Makefile.PL and Build.PL files earlier, so they're in the file
          list "the whole time"

5.021     2014-10-20 22:43:52-04:00 America/New_York
        - improve authordeps' ability to cope with version requirements and
          non-default plugin names
        - a few improvements to help given by "dzil help COMMAND"
        - fixes a situation where exclusion-regexp-building in GatherDir
          could mangle the given regexps
        - now properly merging distmeta fragments together without loss, using
          new CPAN::Meta::Merge (Karen Etheridge)
        - [PkgVersion] now properly skips over $VERSION assignments in
          comments (Karen Etheridge, github #322)
        - the building of manpages is supressed in [MakeMaker]-driven builds
        - lazily load quite a few more modules
        - avoid using user's ~/.dzil even more
        - while building dists for testing, don't bother building man pages
        - try harder to notice minimum required perl version
        - try harder to delete temporarily directory at the end of testing
        - don't treat $VERSION assignments in comments as $VERSION assignments
        - listdeps now takes --omit-core to skip core modules
        - don't try to use terminal encoding on locale-free systems
        - suggest the use of PPI::XS
        - speed up and debug behavior of GatherDir

5.020     2014-07-28 20:56:25-04:00 America/New_York
        - the default required version for ExtUtils::MakeMaker in [MakeMaker]
          has been removed
        - load DateTime lazily
        - the default required version for Module::Build in [ModuleBuild] has
          been lowered

5.019     2014-05-20 21:11:47-04:00 America/New_York
        - remove a very brief-lived attempt to double-decode

5.018     2014-05-20 21:07:04-04:00 America/New_York
        - attempt to return abstract-from-file as a string, rather than
          bytes, which can lead to weirdness (github issue #303)

5.017     2014-05-17 08:35:33-04:00 America/New_York
        - dotfiles and dot-directories are now included in sharedirs
        - ModuleBuild and MakeMake should not re-build if it isn't needed
        - authordeps now better understands "perl" dep
        - munging of README is delayed to prevent unneeded work and
        - MANIFEST is now treated as a binary file
        - 'dzil setup' now warns that credentials are stored in the clear
        - MakeMaker should include fewer empty and useless hashrefs
        - Makefile.old is now pruned as cruft

5.016     2014-05-05 22:27:06-04:00 America/New_York
        - hint about [Encoding] plugin in encoding error message (David

5.015     2014-03-30 21:55:36-04:00 America/New_York
        - make it easier to have multiple PAUSE configs using UploadToCPAN's
          pause_cfg_dir option (thanks, David Golden)

5.014     2014-03-16 16:47:07+01:00 Europe/Paris
        - Added 'jobs' argument for 'dzil test' for parallel testing (thanks,
          David Golden!)
        - add default_jobs attribute to TestRunner role
        - fix the behavior of 'dzil add' with more than one file
          (thanks, Leon Timmermans!)

5.013     2014-02-08 17:08:16-05:00 America/New_York
        - META.json is now a UTF-8 file, rather than ASCII
        - document the use of filefinders in [PkgVersion], and remove
          filtering out of .t, .pod files; do skip non-text files, though
        - always load modules in "extra tests" like pod-coverage.t
        - PruneCruft also prunes ./fatlib
        - avoid being tricked by statements in __END__ section when looking for
          variable assignments
        - if "dzil install" fails due to exception, it is now propagated
        - provide a better error when terminal encoding can't be determined

5.012     2014-01-15 09:58:00-05:00 America/New_York
        - when handling a multi-line abstract, fold the lines on whitespace;
          previously, the newlines had been left in, which caused downstream

5.011     2014-01-12 16:09:29-05:00 America/New_York
        - ->VERSION is again defined in the tester forms of Builder and Minter
        - remove a small obsolete code path from PkgVersion

5.010     2014-01-11 22:06:04-05:00 America/New_York
        - stop sharing a reference to cached PPI docs, which led to spooky
          action at a distance
        - PkgVersion no longer surrounds the new $VERSION assignment with a
          bare block
        - if there's a blank line after the package statement (and any number
          of comment-only lines), PkgVersion will use that for a $VERSION
          assignment, rather than insert a new line; this can be made mandatory
          with die_on_line_insertion

5.009     2014-01-07 20:21:17-05:00 America/New_York
        - include time offset by default in NextRelease
        - always pass PPI octets, not text

5.008     2013-12-27 21:57:02 America/New_York
        - fix utterly broken `dzil run`

5.007     2013-12-27 20:50:45-05:00 America/New_York
        - add the ability to say "dzil run --no-build" to run a command without
          building inside the dist dir
          (in other words, no `perl Makefile.PL && make`)
        - Archive::Tar::Wrapper added as a recommended prereq
        - fix :ShareFiles (thanks, Christopher J. Madsen and Karen Etheridge)
        - new :AllFiles and :NoFiles filefinders (thanks, Karen Etheridge)
        - most files generated by dzil plugins now self-identify with comments

5.006     2013-11-06 09:21:12 America/New_York
        - add ->is_bytes to files; shortcut for ->encoding eq 'bytes'
          (thanks, David Golden)
        - AutoPrereqs will not try scanning binary files (thanks, David Golden)

5.005     2013-11-02 16:32:04 America/New_York
        - add --keep-build-dir to "dzil test" and "dzil install"

5.004     2013-11-02 09:59:18 America/New_York
        - stable release of all the v5 changes below; READ THEM!
        - by default, NextRelease now adds a trial release marker on trial
        - dzil setup will not echo password during setup

5.003     2013-10-30 08:02:59 America/New_York
        - add "dzil --version" support (thanks, Upasana Shukla)
        - fix boneheaded mistake that broke listdeps in 5.002 (thanks, Karen

5.002     2013-10-29 10:35:54 America/New_York
        - perform encoding steps during listdeps

5.001     2013-10-23 17:40:09 America/New_York
        - typo fixes (thanks, David Steinbrunner)

5.000     2013-10-20 08:10:02 America/New_York
        - all files now have content, encoded_content, and encoding attributes
        - the Encoding plugin and EncodingProvider role have been added to
          allow you to set the encoding on files; the default is UTF-8
        - config.ini is assumed to be in UTF-8
        - Data::Section sections are assumed to be UTF-8
        - the Term chrome should encode input and output

4.300039  2013-09-20 06:05:10 Asia/Tokyo
        - tweak metafile generator to keep CPAN::Meta validator happy (thanks,
          David Golden)

4.300038  2013-09-08 09:18:34 America/New_York
        - add horrible hack to avoid generating non-UTF-8 META.yml; seriously,
          don't look at the code!  Thanks, David Golden, whose code was simple
          and probably much, much saner, but didn't cover as many cases as rjbs
          wanted to cover.

4.300037  2013-08-28 21:43:36 America/New_York
        - update repo and bugtacker URLs

4.300036  2013-08-25 21:41:21 America/New_York
        - read CPAN::Uploader config with CPAN::Uploader, to work with new
          trial releases supporting encrypted credential (thanks, Mike Doherty)

        - improve tester tests (thanks, Dave O'Neill!)

        - use Class::Load instead of Class::MOP

        - better error messages when a bundle can't be loaded by @Filter

        - make dynamic_config distmeta sticky; once one plugin sets it, it
          stays stuck

        - add a die_on_existing_version option to PkgVersion

        - switch (for now?) "dzil install" to use cpanm

        - PkgVersion won't rewrite file contents if nothing was changed
          (thanks, Mike Doherty!)

4.300035  2013-06-19 21:37:28 America/New_York
        - update for new Perl::PrereqScanner, which will find "lib"

        - update AutoPrereqs to skip Config and Errno

        - fix docs to not suggest obsolete "Prereq" name (thanks, Ivan

4.300034  2013-04-13 16:56:48 Europe/London
        - delay loading of CPAN::Uploader, and require a newer version to
          require HTTPS (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

4.300033  2013-04-05 15:00:37 America/New_York
        - fix .build/latest (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

        - doc fixes (thanks, Randy Stauner!)

4.300032  2013-03-29 16:41:11 America/New_York
        - test_requires support for ModuleBuild and MakeMaker (thanks,
          Tatsuhiko Miyagawa!)

4.300031  2013-03-17 21:47:31 America/New_York
        - stacktrace removed from exception when a plugin's minimum version
          check fails (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

        - add 'dzil listdeps --json', which lists all prerequisites broken up
          by phase and type, in readable JSON format (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

        - improve errors when there's not enough configuration and no global
          config file can be found (thanks, Dimitar Petrov)

        - delay loading yet more libraries until needed (thanks, Olivier

4.300030  2013-01-30 22:25:27 America/New_York
        - listdeps --versions now sorts properly (thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

        - delay loading more libraries until needed (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - excluded filenames in GatherDir were sometimes matched too fuzzily
          (thanks, Mike Doherty)

4.300029  2013-01-14 20:03:15 America/New_York
        - allow :version directive in root section to require a given version
          of Dist::Zilla

        - simply and speedify some of GatherDir (Thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

4.300028  2012-10-19 10:50:42 America/New_York
        - when picking modules to treat as "part of the dist," be more lax in
          understanding libraries under ./t:  ./t/lib/ is now treated as
          providing t::lib::Foo, lib::Foo, and Foo

4.300027  2012-10-16 21:07:06 America/New_York
        - the "latest" symlink code broke Dist::Zilla on win32; fixed now!
          (thanks, Brendan Byrd!)

4.300026  2012-10-13 22:21:17 America/New_York
        - PodSyntaxTests, PodCoverageTests and MetaTests now add the right
          develop/requires prereqs (thanks, Olivier Mengué and Ricardo Signes!)

        - ModuleBuild now takes an mb_lib argument that can override the
          default of "inc" (thanks, ben hengst)

        - create .build/latest symlink when a build in .build is built (thanks,
          Alexei Znamensky!)

        - allow "-version" arg to [@Filter] to specify the version of the
          bundle required (thanks, Rob Hoelz)

4.300025  2012-10-07 23:02:33 America/New_York
        - add the LicenseProvider and NameProvider roles (thanks, Vyacheslav

        - make Dist::Zilla::App::Tester be a CaptureExternal App::Cmd::Tester

4.300024  2012-09-26 12:01:45 America/New_York
        - include $] in MetaConfig data

4.300023  2012-09-06 09:01:12 America/New_York
        - do not use ">" in a filename; fixes the build on Win32 (thanks,

4.300022  2012-09-05 08:35:27 America/New_York
        - do not detect an escaped "\$VERSION =" as an assignment to a variable
          (this is sort of a half-measure)

        - 'dzil run' also edits $PATH to include ExecDir directories (Karen

4.300021  2012-07-31 23:20:50 America/New_York
        - plugins can now provide a MANIFEST.SKIP that can be processed by
          ManifestSkip. Previously generated content was just ignored.
          (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - GenerateFile can now also template its filename, with the
          name_is_template option (Thanks, Karen Etheridge!)

4.300020  2012-06-21 11:17:40 America/New_York
        - properly set the working directory when testing (thanks, Jesse

4.300019  2012-06-20 15:36:01 America/New_York
        - avoid looking outside the dist during testing (thanks, Jesse Luehrs!)

4.300018  2012-06-07 22:25:03 America/New_York
        - format codes %E, %T, %U, & %V added to NextRelease (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge & Christopher J. Madsen!)

4.300017  2012-05-31 12:17:45 America/New_York
        - also check plugin version requirements in dzil authordeps --missing
          (Karen Etheridge)

        - add 'dzil add' to add new modules to an existing dist (thanks, David

        - misc. bugfixes (thanks, Karen Etheridge and Olivier Mengué!)

4.300016  2012-05-04 22:09:10 America/New_York
        - make AutoPrereqs treat .psgi files as scannable (thanks, Jakob Voss!)

        - add yet more links in plugins documentation to help discoverability
          of other plugins.  (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - AutoPrereqs: skip author and release tests when scanning (RT#76305).
          (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

4.300015  2012-04-23 21:38:21 America/New_York
        - require a CPAN::Meta::Requirements 2.121 to get the
          requirements_for_module (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - 'dzil run' with no arguments will now invoke a new shell.  (thanks,
          Karen Etheridge!)

        - dzil clean now has has a "dry run" option.  (thanks, Karen

        - add more links in plugins documentation to help discoverability
          of other plugins.  (thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - support :version requirement for bundles (thanks, Randy Stauner!)

4.300014  2012-04-05 12:46:33 America/New_York
        - added the CPANFile plugin to create "cpanfile" prereq format

        - stop emitting an empty line in authordeps output (thanks, Olivier

4.300013  2012-03-31 15:55:47 Europe/Paris
        - dzil test has a new option, --all, which is the equivalent of
          --release --automated --author.

4.300012  2012-03-30 14:31:56 Europe/Paris
        - add 0 and never <undef> to the prereqs (thanks, David Golden)

4.300011  2012-03-30 11:42:44 Europe/Paris
        - do not claim that a dep is missing in "listdeps" when it is present
          with an undef $VERSION and we only require version 0 (reported by
          Matthew Horsfall)

4.300010  2012-03-15 21:38:58 America/New_York
        - The GatherDir::Template documentation has been improved
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - Depend on a more recent version of Config::MVP, which requires a fix
          in Class::Load to fix detection of plugin compilation errors on
          perl5.8.8 (see Class::Load Changes file for details.)  (Karen

        - Add --versions support to listdeps and authordeps (Cory G Watson)

        - Documentation fixes

4.300009  2012-02-21 19:38:29 America/New_York
        - PruneCruft also excludes the _Inline/ directory and MYMETA.json

        - MakeMaker has been refactored to make it easier to subclass
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

4.300008  2012-02-16 17:28:34 America/New_York
        - work around qr//m bug in 5.8.8 and earlier (thanks, Randy Stauner!)

        - Fix to MakeMaker plugin: use separate scope for code that changes
          namespace, when inserting ShareDir code. (RT#74788) (Karen Etheridge)

4.300007  2012-02-02 22:23:05 America/New_York
        - Remove configs beginning with ':' from argument list before
          constructing that config; fixes issue where :version was
          being passed to a plugin that had a strict constructor. (Karen

4.300006  2011-12-30 15:28:34 America/New_York
        - New methods dist_basename & archive_filename allow plugins
          to reliably get that information.  This makes TestRelease
          testable. (Thanks, Kent Fredric & Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - Your PAUSE password will now no be echoed if entered at the
          prompt, on most operating systems (Thanks, Mike Doherty!)

        - replace use of Version::Requirements with CPAN::Meta::Requirements,
          its replacement

4.300005  2011-12-13 08:49:19 America/New_York
        - Prereqs now actually understands -relationship as documented
          in 4.300004.  Also, it throws an error if you give it a
          plugin name that does not specify a relationship (Thanks,
          Christopher J. Madsen!)

4.300004  2011-12-12 23:34:30 America/New_York
        - a new FileFinder plugin has been added, FileFinder::Filter
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - AutoPrereqs can now be told to determine configure_requires
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - the (lack of) order of check of authordeps is now a bit more
          - plugins declared with "; authordep" lines are loaded before others
          - inc:: plugins are checked first and in ASCII order
          (Thanks, Olivier Mengué!)

        - Many slow-to-load modules are now loaded opportunistically to improve
          startup time.  (Thanks Olivier Mengué and rjbs)

        - ShareDir documentation has been improved (thanks, Karen

        - Prereqs documentation has been improved

4.300003  2011-10-31 23:58:19 America/New_York
        - If no credentials are found on disk, UploadToCPAN will now prompt for
          credentials during the BeforeRelease phase, not during release
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - AutoPrereqs can now be told what scanners or extra_scanners args to
          pass to Perl::PrereqScanner (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - Prune perl prereqs out of BUILD_REQUIRES for EU::MM, and pick the
          highest required perl of either runtime or built requires.  (Thanks,
          Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - Test routines should now properly report the calling line for
          failures ($Test::Builder::Level is being set) (Thanks, Christopher J.

        - the is_filelist test assertion now works with objects that do the
          Dist::Zilla::Role::File role (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

        - a new FileFinder plugin has been added, FileFinder::ByName
          (Thanks, Christopher J. Madsen!)

4.300002  2011-09-22 09:43:45 America/New_York
        - fix a bug that does Weird Stuff when a 0b file exists (thanks,
          Christian Walde!)

4.300001  2011-09-19 15:46:18 America/New_York
        - Several improvements to how PPI is used should speed up the
          performance of Perl file munging and scanning.  The PPI role was
          added.  (Thanks, Dave Rolsky!)

        - We now use Archive::Tar::Wrapper if available, to speed up archive
          building.  (Thanks, Dave Rolsky!)

4.300000  2011-08-19 10:12:36 America/New_York
        - turn on Useqq option for Dumper, to get unicode string literals set
          properly in Makefile.PL and Build.PL without using

        - decode user input from Chrome::Term as UTF-8

        - during `dzil setup`, the config.ini file is now created with an added
          umask of 077 to avoid other users reading your PAUSE credentials

        - update almost all Moose code to use make_immutable and

4.200018  2011-08-18 11:13:03 America/New_York
        - correct Perl::PrereqScanner version requirement, which was too low

4.200017  2011-08-17 18:54:07 America/New_York
        - require and adapt to the new Perl::PrereqScanner, which does not
          prune out prereqs just because they're core and common

4.200016  2011-08-17 18:07:21 America/New_York
        - add options to exclude files from GatherDir (David Golden)

4.200015  2011-08-12 13:45:42 America/New_York
        - don't build the dist in a directory with -TRIAL in the name; this
          should fix bugs in "dzil release --trial" and probably other related

4.200014  2011-08-07 18:18:01 America/New_York
        - add documentation for TemplateModule (thanks, Kent Fredric)

        - fixes to tester.t for Win32 (thanks, Christian Walde)

4.200013  2011-08-05 09:30:01 America/New_York
        - "dzil listdeps --missing" no longer dies if it encounters an invalid
          $VERSION (Jesse Luehrs)

        - PkgVersion and PkgDist no longer use BEGIN blocks

4.200012  2011-07-18 09:02:09 America/New_York
        - allow abstracts of more than one line, or with more than one word
          before the dash, to be properly extracted (Florian Ragwitz)

        - stringify tarball name to work with older Archive::Tar (Jan Tore

4.200011  2011-07-14 22:53:34 America/New_York
          move the file mode setting into the tar creation, not a fixup step

4.200010  2011-07-14 22:27:46 America/New_York
          fix [ #68223] -- Test::Dzil built tarballs with bad root
          dirs;  test and code mostly provided by Rob Hoelz

4.200009  2011-07-06 23:26:09 America/New_York
          the "skip" argument to AutoPrereqs can now be given multiple times

          authordeps now makes a rough attempt to deal with [@Filter]

          catch and simplify "no dist.ini" errors from MVP

          UploadToCPAN now takes a "upload_uri" option

          UploadToCPAN will now prompt for credentials if needed

          add follow_symlinks to GatherDir (thanks, Luc St-Louis)

4.200008  2011-06-23 11:53:56 America/New_York
          PodVersion no longer drops the file's last newline

          listdeps now includes recommended prereqs as well as required

4.200007  2011-06-01 21:52:00 America/New_York

          always numify the version use in "use VERSION" in Makefile.PL

4.200006  2011-04-28 21:14:04 America/New_York

          MakeMaker-generated Makefile.PL now only has configure_requires of
          6.30 so dists can be installed on RHEL5

          improve consistency and options of *_TESTING env vars (Apocalypse)

          improve FileFinder-related documentation (thanks, Apocalypse)

          add a default file finder called :IncModules (thanks, Apocalypse)

          add a default file finder called :MainModule (thanks, Mateu X.

          phase for named Prereqs defaults to Runtime if omitted (Jonathan Yu)

          extract the *Runner role implementations from ModuleBuild to
          Role::BuildPL (Leon Timmermans)

4.200005  2011-04-25 12:20:59 America/New_York

          provide actual name of releaser(s) in ConfirmRelease

          error message if "dzil run" is run without a command to run

          some minor refactoring in listdeps (Jon Rockway)

          listdeps can now skip already-met prereqs (Jesse Luehrs)

          authordeps now skips plugins under inc:: (Jesse Luehrs)

          authordeps now scans for "; authordep" comments

4.200004  2011-02-11 16:17:37 America/New_York

          Add Tests for Config::MVP 2.200 changes. ( Kent Fredric )

          MetaNoIndex, originally by J.T. Smith and Mark Gardner, is now

4.200003  2011-02-06 21:37:45 America/New_York
          avoid test failures on systems where time zone can't be determined

4.200002  2011-02-04 18:02:16 America/New_York
          Test::DZil is now installed and available to other dist

4.200001  2011-01-19 21:59:18 America/New_York
          add --author to listdeps (Jesse Luehrs)

          better logging and error messages (Dave Rolsky, Jesse Luehrs)

          get abstract from main module more reliably (David Golden)

4.200000  2010-12-13 12:25:38 America/New_York
          bump version to be easier to skim, until v5

4.102346  2010-12-11 13:19:08 America/New_York
          make errors during TextTemplate rendering fatal (thanks, Dave Rolsky)

          provide MakeMaker::Runner if you want to provide your own Makefile.PL
          (thanks, Florian Ragwitz)

4.102345  2010-11-20 21:28:01 America/New_York
          add somewhat obscure missing prereq

4.102344  2010-11-19 19:34:21 America/New_York
          PruneCruft now prunes XS-related and build files:
          blib, pm_to_blib, .o, .bs, and .c files generated from .xs files

          PkgVersion now include a "TRIAL" comment for trial dists

          :InstallModules finder will now include main_modules, even if it was
          not otherwise found as a .pm in ./lib

4.102343  2010-11-09 07:49:50 America/New_York
          private packages in PkgVersion can have comments after 'package'
          before a newline (David Golden)

          PruneFiles now accepts regex via the "match" parameter (thanks,
          Nickolay Platonov)

          Test chrome can be given canned responses to expected prompts
          (thanks, Christopher J. Madsen)

          version strings now checked against LaxVersionStr type in
          PkgVersion, rather than our own regex

4.102342  2010-10-14 23:28:20 America/New_York
          Improved diagnostics for various 'main_module could not be found'
          conditions. ( Kent Fredric )

          Improved diagnostics for apparently missing plugins (thanks, David

          add --missing to authordeps (thanks, Danijel Tasov)

4.102341  2010-09-17 19:14:41 America/New_York
          ANNOYANCES: [AutoPrereq] and [Prereq] will now complain that you
          should be using [AutoPrereqs] and [Prereqs];  the irregularly named
          plugins will be removed in Dist-Zilla v5

          add the "authordeps" command

          avoid clobbering PERL5LIB env var when building

          add "append_file" parameter to DistINI plugin

          add "except" parameter to PruneCruft

4.102340  2010-08-22 15:47:51 America/New_York
          add files to archive in name-length order (thanks, Jonathan Scott

          improve permissions of created files on Win32 (thanks, Curtis Jewell)

          do not clobber PERL5LIB during build (thanks, John Napiorkowski)

4.102221  2010-08-10 11:35:00 America/New_York
          use the new "mute" feature of Log::Dispatchouli to simplify listdeps
          make TextTemplate rendering errors fatal
          document the changes made in 4.102220

4.102220  2010-08-10 07:46:27 America/New_York
          pass a $dist var to TemplateModule templates

4.101900  2010-07-09 09:05:25 America/New_York
          add a "subdir" directory to UploadToCPAN

4.101880  2010-07-07 09:25:41 America/New_York
          stop being so pushy about running dzil setup (reported by AVAR)

          dzil setup will not die if ~/.dzil does not exist (reported by David

4.101831  2010-07-02 18:33:58 America/New_York
          correctly apply another patch from that had been misapplied

4.101830  2010-07-02 10:27:24 America/New_York
          remove the internal-only VersionBootstrap plugin; no longer needed

          fix a bad logging call in global config setup (

          tweak to allow tests to pass on 5.8.7 and earlier

4.101812  2010-06-30 23:02:15 America/New_York
          correctly set local global config root variable (Dave Rolsky)

4.101811  2010-06-30 09:51:43 America/New_York
          load File::pushd in Minter, where it is needed

4.101810  2010-06-30 09:41:59 America/New_York
          internal reorganization of test data

          tests should no longer fail if you have personal config in $HOME

4.101801  2010-06-29 21:17:15 America/New_York
          rename ClearPrereqs to RemovePrereqs

          the Zilla assembler no longer provides a default zilla_class
          (because doing so had lost any meaning)

          update minter.t to work when *not* logged in as rjbs to his laptop

4.101800  2010-06-29 10:29:38 America/New_York
          during dist minting, ModuleMaker occurs before FileGatherer

          ModuleBuild's module_build argument generation is now a method

          Dist::Zilla is now an abstract base class, basically

          * Dist::Zilla::Dist::Builder and ::Minter perform the real work

          * Dist::Zilla::Tester has been updated to work with these

          a very basic test for minting, now possible, has been added

          added prune_file method to Dist::Zilla to eliminate the need for
          altering the ->files arrayref directly

          added the ClearPrereqs plugin

          [Prereq] is now called [Prereqs], but [Prereq] will continue to work
          until v6 or v7 or so

4.101780  2010-06-27 14:30:55 America/New_York
          the Chrome role now requires three input methods: prompt_any_key,
          prompt_yn, and prompt_str

          Term and Test chrome now implement the required input methods

          ConfirmRelease now uses Chrome to prompt for input

          `dzil setup` added to create a starting config.ini

4.101740  2010-06-23 22:56:51 America/New_York
          fix assembly of local stashes (Jesse Luehrs)

          fix PkgVersion and PodVersion to work on scripts (M. Gardner)

          add PkgDist plugin for questionable reasons

          add MintingProfile, `dzil new -P` (rjbs and SamuraiJack)

          add ModuleShareDirs for per-module ShareDir (David Golden)

          add the User stash and make author use it by default

          ManifestSkip no longer falls back to default MANIFEST.SKIP

          minor improvements to documentation and consistency of code layout

4.101612  2010-06-10 12:12:00 America/New_York
          The PAUSE indexer will not be pleased. The 4.101610 PkgVersion
          changes are entirely reverted.

4.101611  2010-06-10 11:37:52 America/New_York
          added nonsensical $VERSION = $VERSION to appease the PAUSE indexer
          and other garbage code that evals a single line to guess at the
          version's value

4.101610  2010-06-10 10:01:37 America/New_York
          Fix Win32 \r\n emission. \r\n is only emitted now if its there in
          the original code. Tests included to make sure DZil doesn't sufer
          the problem under itself on windows. (Kent Fredric)

          Fix Tar permissions. (Kent Fredric, stolen from Module::Build)

          @Filter can now pass arguments along to the filter if you use a new
          dash-prefix config convention.  Consult its documentation for more
          information.  (Florian Ragwitz)

          PkgVersion now adds the version assignment to the same line as the
          package declaration to avoid altering line numbering.  (David

4.101582  2010-06-07 18:23:04 America/New_York
          improve tests to work with new CPAN::Meta

          fix incorrect type constraint in UploadToCPAN

4.101580  2010-06-07 10:21:51 America/New_York
          make UploadToCPAN look at the right stash by default

4.101570  2010-06-06 23:36:58 America/New_York
          validate distmeta before writing to disk

          changes to Dist-Zilla's distribution metadata to validate

4.101550  2010-06-04 11:16:13 America/New_York
          a number of minor changes to documentation

          a few improvements to use of type constraints in

          some methods that were undocumented have been _-prefixed

          ModuleBuild now turns on recursive_test_files unconditionally

          the install_command argument to $zilla->install should now be an

          suppressed a stringifying-undef warning when using UploadToCPAN

          no longer try to compose an obsolete Dist::Zilla::Config role

4.101540  2010-06-03 23:52:52 America/New_York

          New global config system!

          Your ~/.dzil/config.ini is now broken.  Running `dzil` should tell
          you how to fix it.  Probably just replace [!release] with [%PAUSE]
          and delete everything else.  Hope that helps!

          Major refactoring of our use of Config::MVP; this probably won't
          break anything unless you wrote your own config readers, which I'm
          pretty sure you haven't done!

          config parameters beginning with a colon are not passed to plugins
          (this should not really affect anyone)

          OTHER CHANGES:

          plugins are now registered as soon as their config section has been

          Dist::Zilla::Role::Stash has been added

          :version can now be passed as a config section value to require that
          the config's package be of the specified version

          reserved config property names (plugin_name, zilla) are now fatal
          during config read rather than plugin instantiation

          core license attrs will look in the %Rights stash for defaults

          `dzil new` will work if you have no configured profiles

          generated Makefile.PL no longer has trailing spaces (Florian Ragwitz)

          Document 'user' parameter for :FakeRelease (Kent Fredric)

          will probably work just fine on Win32 now!

3.101520  2010-06-01 11:50:16 America/New_York
          unixify all gathered filenames (Christian Walde)

          ModuleBuild can use a custom M::B class (David Golden, Dave Rolsky)

          set release_status distmeta based on is_trial (Apocalypse)

          PkgVersion ignores packages which have a newline between the package
          keyword and the package name (Dave Rolsky)

          add version to :ExecFiles (scripts) as well as libraries with
          PkgVersion and PodVersion

          added --in option to the 'build' command (Marcel Gruenauer)

3.101461  2010-05-26 22:34:18 America/New_York

3.101460  2010-05-26 08:14:23 America/New_York
          note required version of Config::MVP::Reader::INI

          require a newer CPAN::Meta::Converter for laxer url validation

3.101450  2010-05-25 18:18:09 America/New_York
          compatibility with Config::MVP v1

          merge test requires into build requires for MakeMaker

          require a newer CPAN::Meta::Converter for custom key downgrades

3.101421  2010-05-22 20:48:10 America/New_York
          note the new version of CPAN::Meta::Converter required

3.101410  2010-05-21 22:17:44 America/New_York
          cope with newest Config::MVP

3.101400  2010-05-20 11:30:41 America/New_York
          ModuleBuild now uses $^X to run Build (Christian Walde)

          MakeMaker now uses the "make" program found in Config (Christian

3.101390  2010-05-19 09:15:32 America/New_York

          the as_distmeta method of Prereqs is removed

          the ->prereq method on Dist::Zilla is gone (only prereqs remains)

          distmeta is managed by CPAN::Meta, which expects v2 spec data by

          most Dist::Zilla::Types are gone, now in MooseX::Types::Perl

          OTHER CHANGES:

          META.json and META.yml are now produced by CPAN::Meta

          Dist::Zilla::Prereqs now proxies for CPAN::Meta::Prereqs

          MetaResources supports CPAN Meta Spec version 2, but still works
            with old-style resources as well (Dave Rolsky)

          quote filenames with spaces in MANIFEST (Dave Rolsky)

          Manifest plugin is now a FileGatherer, not an InstallTool

          attempted a fix for `dzil install` on Win32 (RT #57404)

2.101310  2010-05-11 09:02:45 America/New_York
          update_filename arg added to NextRelease
          `dzil new` can now be given a module name instead of dist name
          PkgVersion will only declare $VERSION once per package in a file

2.101290  2010-05-09 18:43:02 America/New_York
          added GatherDir::Template (for use in dzil new profiles)
          GatherDir will skip dot-dirs when excluding dotfiles

2.101241  2010-05-04 22:51:31 America/New_York
          tests should now pass on Win32

          (these changes all thanks to APOCAL)
          add GenerateFile plugin
          make PodSyntaxTests require a newer, less-broken Test::Pod
          sort and indent keys of args written to Makefile.PL and Build.PL
          add %n and %t for \n and \t to NextRelease

2.101240  2010-05-04 07:46:47 America/New_York
          remove a 5.12 specific hunk of syntax (...) (thanks, BRICAS)

2.101230  2010-05-03 23:42:27 America/New_York
          NextRelease now has a time_zone parameter (thanks, APOCAL)

          add a `dzil listdeps` command based on MARCEL's work (thanks, Robin

          the new `dzil new` does stuff, but is not documented

          add a "user" parameter to FakeRelease (David Golden)

          minor documentation improvements here and there

2.101170  2010-04-27 09:59:11 America/New_York
          fix a bug that broke dists with multiple - in their name

2.101160  2010-04-26 19:51:52 America/New_York
          `dzil new` now does nothing and says so

          dzil commands will not create a zilla object just for logging

          easy bundles will less often create names with @@ in them

2.101151  2010-04-25 23:40:28 America/New_York
          GatherDir and PruneCruft now both have verbose log output

          the App config system has been moved and made non-public; it was
          crazy and awful

          version numbers are not validated by, not my own dumb

          `dzil clean` no longer removes backup~ files (sorry, jq)

          TestRelease is better about picking a build location (Christopher J.

          better BUILD_REQUIRES treatment on ancient installer-side EU:MM
          (David Golden)

2.101150  2010-04-25 11:52:11 America/New_York
          when duplicate files are added, report plugin_names with pkg/line
          add missing version on String::RewritePrefix usage (Andrew Rodland)
          more tweaking to how Chrome works

2.101040  2010-04-14 11:54:45 America/New_York
          added PluginBundle::Easy role (from Christopher J. Madsen)
          changed @Basic and @Classic to use PluginBundle::Easy

2.100991  2010-04-09 22:42:49 America/New_York
          correct the 2.100990 release, which was broken in all $VERSION nums
          add debug output to many more plugins
          improve the -v switch to allow substrings (\bNAME\b) to match

2.100990  2010-04-09 10:12:06 America/New_York
          fix Pod errors in @Classic (thanks Ævar)

2.100960  2010-04-06 17:00:26 America/New_York
          added @Basic, more suitable for basic use than @Classic
          delegate logging to the Dist::Zilla::App object
          the controller attribute is now called "chrome"; this should last
          replace File::chdir with File::pushd (David Golden)

2.100922  2010-04-02 18:53:55 America/New_York
          BuildRunner and TestRunner routines now must die, not return errors

          added TestRelease plugin (from Christopher J. Madsen)
          refactored run_tests_in out of the test method

2.100921  2010-04-02 16:04:57 America/New_York
          add the missing ->ensure_built method

2.100920  2010-04-02 10:45:45 America/New_York
          BeforeArchive plugins introduced (thanks, Graham Barr)
          PkgVersion now puts version declaration in a BEGIN block
          fix required version of Config::MVP
          include recommendations in distmeta

2.100880  2010-03-29 10:00:20 America/New_York
          first non-dev release of version 2

2.100870  2010-03-28 17:07:24 America/New_York

2.100862  2010-03-27 13:32:01 America/New_York

2.100861  2010-03-27 13:17:23 America/New_York

          the AllFiles plugin is now known as GatherDir

          the InstallDirs plugin has been replaced by ExecDir and ShareDir

          the PodTests plugin has been replaced by PodCoverageTests and

          the FixedPrereq role is replaced with PrereqSource

          OTHER CHANGES:

          numerous improvements to testing libraries
          ...and numerous actual tests!

          added include_dotfiles option to GatherDir
          allow relative root directory for GatherDir

          AutoPrereq is now distributed with Dist::Zilla

          AutoPrereq will make requirements only found in ./t "build_requires"

          ConfirmRelease plugin added and made part of @Classic (dagolden)

          MakeMaker-produced Makefile.PL will produce warnings less often

          MakeMaker-produced Makefile.PL will require v6.31 for INSTALL_BASE

          Prereq plugin can target config_requires, build_requires, etc

          dzil takes -v arg to enable debugging globally or per-plugin

          PkgVersion now adds a fully-qualified $VERSION variables, not 'our'

          PruneCruft prunes MYMETA.yml

          add 'dzil nop' command to initialize zilla object and exit

1.100711  2010-03-12 12:51:55 America/New_York
          remove bogus attempt to load obsolete DZ::Logger::Global

1.100710  2010-03-12 09:58:10 America/New_York
          huge update to logging system; uses Log::Dispatchouli::Proxy

          UploadToCPAN, FakeRelease now log via the standard logger
          App::Cmd layer

          Zilla is shared between commands

          bump up some prereqs to avoid bugs fixed upstream

          HIGHLY EXPERIMENTAL: first pass at testing systems

1.100660  2010-03-07 07:56:30 America/New_York
          Global logger handles log_fatal correctly

1.100651  2010-03-06 23:18:54 America/New_York
          improve how plugin and pluginbundle names are generated and reported
          improve logging to make it clear what is logging what
          add a -v switch to dzil to allow "verbose" logging

1.100650  2010-03-06 11:46:23 America/New_York
          add some missing prereqs
          now configured with @RJBS rather than custom set of plugins

1.100630  2010-03-03 22:23:21 America/New_York
          the log method now uses a pluggable logger, defaulting to
          plugins now log with a useful prefix to indicate what is logging

          prerequisites are now managed by Dist::Zilla::Prereq
          complex prereqs (a la Version::Requirement) are possible

1.100600  2010-03-01 08:19:06 America/New_York
          the File role provides a mode attribute; files are chmodded on write
          the mode attribute may not be world-writeable
          files gathered by AllFiles will have their on-disk mode &= 0755

1.100520  2010-02-21 15:53:39 America/New_York
          MakeMaker plugin correctly requires the right version of perl again

1.100160  2010-01-16 15:37:29 America/New_York
          require File::Install::ShareDir if needed for Makefile.PL share

1.100130  2010-01-13 08:18:29 America/New_York
          the args used in generated Build.PL or Makefile.PL are now mostly
          generated by Data::Dumper instead of interpolation and quotemeta

1.100120  2010-01-12 18:40:00 America/New_York
          add 'dzil run' and BuildRunner (Jérôme Quelin)
          improve behavior of 'dzil clean' with backup files (Jérôme Quelin)
          dzil takes an -I option (Jérôme Quelin)
          InstallDirs can now provide File::ShareDir-style installs (rjbs,
            Jérôme Quelin, nperez)
          Role::File now requires a content method (rjbs)
          eliminate stupid noise spewed during 'dzil new' (rjbs)

1.093400  2009-12-06 13:56:09 America/New_York
          declare dependency on PPI introduced by 1.093370

1.093371  2009-12-03 18:45:11 America/New_York

1.093370  2009-12-03 18:42:30 America/New_York
          PruneFiles now works... for real; only "filenames" works

1.093370  2009-12-03 18:17:16 America/New_York
          PruneFiles now works; the documented args for PruneFiles were wrong
          PkgVersion now uses PPI to insert $VERSION; avoids many false inserts
          Fix regression where failing tests still cleaned up the build dir.
            ( Kent Fredric )

1.093290  2009-11-25 14:45:45 America/New_York
          switch from String::Format to String::Formatter

1.093280  2009-11-24 11:24:52 America/New_York
          include META.yml again for now
          look at ~/.pause for upload config if it isn't in ~/.dzil/config

1.093250  2009-11-21 14:14:20 America/New_York
          refactor !release

1.093220  2009-11-18 08:15:20 America/New_York
          Module::Build now injects version deps in build_requires and
          configure_requires, hopefully solving issues with version-upgrades.
          new role BeforeRelease (Jérôme Quelin)
          new role AfterRelease  (Jérôme Quelin)
          default format for AutoVersion plugin changed (Jérôme Quelin)
          NextRelease plugin updates changelog after release
          new plugin FakeRelease (Jérôme Quelin)

1.093160  2009-11-12
          make TextTemplate use fill_this_in to avoid

1.093140  2009-11-10
          add the FileFinder role
          "dzil test" will exit non-zero if tests fail

          Split Test into plugins and have a pluggable test system.
            ( Kent Fredric )

1.093000  2009-10-26
          require a newer Moose to avoid a few composition errors in older
          Moose versions

1.092990  2009-10-26
          most of Dist::Zilla::Config has been moved to Config::MVP::Reader

          THIS WILL BREAK BUNDLES:  bundles are now passed a hashref describing
          the contents of the Config::MVP::Sequence configuring them, not just
          the payload

1.092930  2009-10-20
          rebuild documentation with new PodPurler

1.092850  2009-10-11
          correct logic that finds tests to run
          improve detection and use of main_module name (C. Madsen)
          stop adding versions to test files (doy)

1.092680  2009-09-25
          improve error when main_module isn't found (Christopher J. Madsen)
          rework version generation to be as lazy as possible (C. Madsen)
          add a ->distmeta attribute in which metadata is collected (C. Madsen)
          recognize more kinds of version declaration (Nicholas Perez)
          fix documentation refering to ~/.dzil/config,
            now in ~/.dzil/config.ini ( Kent Fredric )

1.092450  2009-09-02
          fix a bug in config loading for 'dzil' command (melo)

1.092400  2009-08-28
          require App::Cmd 0.300 (currently in dev)
          fix prereq for Config::MVP

1.092390  2009-08-27
          do not break on config sections for non-moosey (app) plugins

1.092360  2009-08-24
          all config readers must now produce MVP sequences
          the AutoVersion plugin now allows you to specify a time zone

1.092310  2009-08-18
          documentation for the 'dzil' commands (Kent Fredric)
          restore the workingness of ~/.dzil and ~/.dzil/config

1.092200  2009-08-07
          include ./xt files in shipped dist

1.092070  2009-07-27
          major revamp of configuration subsystem, including pluggable config
          readers and the new, highly-experimental and probably-stupid Perl
          config reader

1.091940  2009-07-12
          fix version number of EUMM required to use LICENSE param
          ( )

1.091610  2009-06-09
          up the required Pod::Eventual
          tweak detection of Perl files by content (Jérôme Quelin)

1.091480  2009-05-28 13:59:35 UTC
          fix abstract-guessing to work with new Pod::Eventual

1.091440  2009-05-24 18:01:51 UTC
          more quotemeta in generated code
          add namespace::autoclean (Florian Ragwitz)
          remove unnecessary dep on MX::ClassAttribute (Florian Ragwitz)
          break type declarations into their own library (Florian Ragwitz)

1.091430  2009-05-23 01:48:20 UTC
          add meta-spec entry to metafiles (thanks, doy)
          generate MetaYAML with YAML::Tiny

1.091370  2009-05-17
          MetaJSON added
          MetaYaml is now MetaYAML

1.091260  2009-05-06
          correct naming of plugins brought in by @Classic

1.091250  2009-05-05
          add AutoVersion plugin
          avoid some warnings when making immutable
          improved some documentation

1.007     2009-04-21
          add MetaProvider role and MetaResources plugin
            inspired by the work of Fayland Lam

1.006     2009-04-18
          fix a small context error that broke 'dzil install' in some cases

1.005     2009-04-18
          numerous documentation fixes and minor bug fixes
          added 'dzil install'
          thanks to: hdp, sartak, Florian Ragwitz, alexv, obra
          TODO: proper credits file

1.004     2008-10-14
          do not barf if there's no dzil config (thanks, ILMARI)

1.003     2008-10-13
          add "dzil new" to create a new dist.ini, etc
          add "dzil release" to upload to the CPAN
          both of these commands are really sketchy right now

          use String::Flogger for log output rewriting

1.002     2008-10-07
          add missing prereqs

1.001     2008-10-07
          add missing prereqs

1.000     2008-10-06
          alright, let's just release this thing, even if it's only half baked.
          well... maybe more like unbaked

0.005     ?
          allow alternate configuration readers
          begin the long, hateful process of testing LOTS of existing code
          some changes to AllFiles to allow more rewriting; for Data-Rx

0.004     2008-06-10
          fairly complete documentation

0.003     2008-06-06
          going to use this to build a bunch of stuff!