History

v2.3.0

28 Mar 2022

#9: Fixed syntax errors in docs.

Require Python 3.7 or later.

v2.2.0

10 Mar 2021

#8: Prefer author date to committer date when adding SCM timestamps, reverting change in 2.1, and this time tracking the motivation more carefully.

v2.1.1

28 Oct 2020

Fix Github Actions badge.

v2.1.0

28 Oct 2020

Prefer committer date to author date when adding SCM timestamps.

v2.0.0

28 Nov 2019

Drop support for Python 3.5 and earlier.

1.11

27 Jul 2019

Now supply the version of the package during Sphinx setup.

Also supply “parallel_read_safe=True” to be explicit about the suspicion that this plugin is safe for parallel reads.

1.10

22 May 2018

Refreshed package metadata.

Package now presents the rst package a pkg-util namespace package (instead of pkg_resources).

1.9

30 Mar 2017

Replacer now adds the Sphinx config namespace to the replacements, meaning that names like project or copyright may be referenced in the format strings. This feature is particularly useful when coupled with the jaraco.packaging.sphinx plugin, which supplies a package_url.

1.8.2

10 Feb 2017

Added project description and updated changelog.

1.8.1

09 Feb 2017

Issue #4: Prefer public API of app.confdir to private API.

1.8

09 Feb 2017

Issue #4: Resolve deterministically the filenames relative to the config file.

semver deviation: This change is backward-incompatible for projects that relied on paths relative to the cwd where the cwd was not the directory of the config file.

1.7

06 Jun 2016

Issue #2: Suppress stderr from SCM programs.

1.6.2

06 Jun 2016

Issue #3: Fix incorrect call on open call to write the linked target.

1.6.1

03 Jun 2016

Explicitly specify that source file must be encoded in UTF-8 to support encoding on systems where LANG=C.

1.6

29 Apr 2016

Automated deployments via Travis-CI.

Issue #1: Tests now xfail when no Git repository is available.

1.5

11 Mar 2016

timestamp in SCM info is now parsed into a timezone-aware datetime.datetime object, allowing for the timezone to be rendered using arbitrary date formatting.

1.4.2

12 Feb 2016

Fix Replacer resolution on Python 2.

1.4

12 Feb 2016

Refined implementation and example for linking timestamps. Added support for Mercurial repos.

1.3.1

12 Feb 2016

Fix error on Python 2 due to old-style class resolution.

1.3

12 Feb 2016

Moved hosting to Github.

Add support for linking timestamps from a git repository according to version tags as found in the file.

Use setuptools_scm again.

1.1

25 Feb 2015

Use hgtools due to setuptools_scm #21.

1.0

24 Feb 2015

Initial release.