Reference documentation for deal.II version Git 20e5cff 2017-01-17 12:52:29 -0500
Changes between Version 8.4.1 and 8.4.2

This is the list of changes made between the release of deal.II version 8.4.1 and that of 8.4.2. All entries are signed with the names of the author.

Specific improvements

  1. Fixed: Fix MPI_InitFinalize by correctly initializing and destroying all p4est/libsc related objects by calls to sc_init(), p4est_init(), and sc_finalize(); compatibility with p4est versions >1.1.
    (Jonathan Perry-Houts, 2016/08/31)

  2. Fixed: The build system now uses -fPIC instead of -fpic
    (Matthias Maier, 2016/08/31)

  3. Fixed: Linker error under VS2013
    (Alex Kokomov, 2016/08/09)

  4. New: The library is now compatible with PETSc 3.7.0. Part of this change included adding a new header, petsc_compatibility.h, which provides some version-independent functions for using common PETSc functions.
    (David Wells, 2016/07/07)

  5. Fixed: Fix various warnings introduced by GCC 6
    (David Wells, 2016/05/07)