GNU Guix 0.2 released
The second alpha release of GNU Guix is available. It comes with a number of new features, notably:
- The "guix package" command supports upgrades of user profiles and full-text package searches.
- Binary packages are continuously built and may be transparently downloaded as "substitutes" to the result of a local build.
- The new "guix pull" command updates the user's copy of Guix and its distro from Git.
- New Scheme interfaces are available to facilitate package management in various ways.
The distribution has grown to more than 400 packages; noteworthy additions include Xorg and TeXLive.
See the original announcement for more information.