Package Release Notes
When viewing a list of package updates, developers want to see what’s new/changed in the updated release before choosing to upgrade. This feature will enable that.
<releaseNotes> field within the NuSpec
<metadata> section is used to hold this content. It holds text much like the
The OData feed must be updated to add a property for the Release Notes much in the same way the Description is exposed.
The only change to the Manage NuGet Packages dialog is that the contents of the <releaseNotes> is displayed
in place of the description in the right hand description pane when the
Updates tab is selected.
Powershell Script Changes
When listing updates:
PM> Get-Package –Updates
The result should show release notes instead of the description:
Id Version Release Notes
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jQuery.Validation 1.8.1 This jQuery plugin makes simple clientside form va...
jQuery.vsdoc 1.6 vsdoc files for Visual Studio IntelliSense are now...
Modernizr 2.0.6 Modernizr adds classes to the <html> element...
No other changes to PS scripts should be required.