Next Release of Checkbox (2017-07-17 Release Candidate) available in Testing PPA

Sylvain Pineau sylvain.pineau at
Mon Jul 10 12:28:36 UTC 2017

Hello all!

The next release of Checkbox is available in the testing PPA:

- checkbox-support 0.35.0rc3
- plainbox 0.36.0rc3
- checkbox-ng 0.34.0rc1
- plainbox-provider-resource 0.33.0rc5
- plainbox-provider-checkbox 0.37.0rc2
- plainbox-provider-sru 1.8.0rc1
- plainbox-provider-tpm2 1.5.0rc1
- plainbox-provider-certification-client 0.31.0rc1
- plainbox-provider-certification-server 0.35.0rc1

Please help testing this version. If everything is OK, I plan to push it
to stable next week.

- year prefix removal in all provider namespaces:
   e.g: --> com.canonical.certification
   All certifications providers and core packages have been updated.

*New features*
- checkbox-cli is the only console script provided by checkbox-ng.
   Old scripts like checkbox, checkbox-launcher and checkbox-submit have 
   removed. checkbox-cli gets two new subcommands:
       $ checkbox-cli check-config
       $ checkbox-cli submit # (compatible with the staging submission 
- checkbox sru command is no longer available, replaced by a new launcher.
- Collapse categories by default in xlsx report.
- Speed optimization for plainbox session bootstrap.
- checkbox provider part can now be added along with snappy provider in 


*FWTS 17.06*
Complete changelog:


Sylvain Pineau

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