[xml] Release of libxml2-2.6.11

  Time for a new release !
    ftp://xmlsoft.org/ and GNOME FTP mirrors

Lot of bugfixes and improvements to XML Schemas support:
- Schemas:
  a lot of changes and improvements by Kasimier Buchcik for attributes,
  namespaces and simple types.
- build fixes:
  --with-minimum (William Brack),
  some gcc cleanup (William),
  --with-thread-alloc (William)
- portability:
  Windows binary package change (Igor Zlatkovic),
  Catalog path on Windows
- documentation:
  update to the tutorial (John Fleck),
  xmllint return code (John Fleck),
  man pages (Ville Skytta),
- bug fixes:
  C14N bug serializing namespaces (Aleksey Sanin),
  testSAX properly initialize the library (William),
  empty node set in XPath (William),
  xmlSchemas errors (William),
  invalid charref problem pointed by Morus Walter,
  XInclude xml:base generation (William),
  Relax-NG bug with div processing (William),
  XPointer and xml:base problem(William),
  Reader and entities,
  xmllint return code for schemas (William),
  reader streaming problem (Steve Ball),
  DTD serialization problem (William),
  libxml.m4 fixes (Mike Hommey),
  do not provide destructors as methods on Python classes,
  xmlReader buffer bug,
  Python bindings memory interfaces improvement (with Stéphane Bidoul),
  Fixed the push parser to be back to synchronous behaviour.
- improvement:
  custom per-thread I/O enhancement (Rob Richards),
  register namespace in debug shell (Stefano Debenedetti),
  Python based regression test for non-Unix users (William),
  dynamically increase the number of XPath extension functions in Pythoni
  and fix a memory leak (Marc-Antoine Parent and William)
- performance:
  hack done with Arjan van de Ven to reduce ELF footprint and generated
  code on Linux, plus use gcc runtime profiling to optimize the code
  generated in the RPM packages.

  Thanks to everybody who helped making that release, providing bug reports
fixes and testing !


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