[xml] Release of libxml2-2.7.8

  I got urged to make a release, so spend the last couple of days
chasing for bugs and patches in bugzilla. It's too bad we don't
have a solution on the zlib problem seen by higuita but the new
version of zlib and libxml2 have been pushed out for a while and
it's the first occurence ...
  Anyway the release is available from:

- 480323 add code to plug in ICU converters by default (Giuseppe Iuculano)
- Add xmlSaveOption XML_SAVE_WSNONSIG (Adam Spragg)

- Fix devhelp documentation installation (Mike Hommey)
- Fix web site encoding problems (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix a couple of typo in HTML parser error messages (Michael Day)
- Forgot to update the news page for 0.7.7 (Daniel Veillard)

- 607273 Fix python detection on MSys/Windows (LRN)
- 614087 Fix Socket API usage to allow Windows64 compilation (Ozkan Sezer)
- Fix compilation with Clang (Koop Mast)
- Fix Win32 build (Rob Richards)

Bug Fixes:
- 595789 fix a remaining potential Solaris problem (Daniel Veillard)
- 617468 fix progressive HTML parsing with style using "'" (Denis Pauk)
- 616478 Fix xmllint shell write command (Gwenn Kahz)
- 614005 Possible erroneous HTML parsing on unterminated script (Pierre Belzile)
- 627987 Fix XSD IDC errors in imported schemas (Jim Panetta)
- 629325 XPath rounding errors first cleanup (Phil Shafer)
- 630140 fix iso995x encoding error (Daniel Veillard)
- make sure htmlCtxtReset do reset the disableSAX field (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix a change of semantic on XPath preceding and following axis (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix a potential segfault due to weak symbols on pthreads (Mike Hommey)
- Fix a leak in XPath compilation (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix the semantic of XPath axis for namespace/attribute context nodes (Daniel Veillard)
- Avoid a descriptor leak in catalog loading code (Carlo Bramini)
- Fix a small bug in XPath evaluation code (Marius Wachtler)
- Fix handling of XML-1.0 XML namespace declaration (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix errors in XSD double validation check (Csaba Raduly)
- Fix handling of apos in URIs (Daniel Veillard)
- xmlTextReaderReadOuterXml should handle DTD (Rob Richards)
- Autogen.sh needs to create m4 directory (Rob Richards)

- 606592 update language ID parser to RFC 5646 (Daniel Veillard)
- Sort python generated stubs (Mike Hommey)
- Add an HTML parser option to avoid a default doctype (Daniel Veillard)

- 618831 don't ship generated files in git (Adrian Bunk)
- Switch from the obsolete mkinstalldirs to AC_PROG_MKDIR_P (Adrian Bunk)
- Various cleanups on encoding handling (Daniel Veillard)
- Fix xmllint to use format=1 for default formatting (Adam Spragg)
- Force _xmlSaveCtxt.format to be 0 or 1 (Adam Spragg)
- Cleanup encoding pointer comparison (Nikolay Sivov)
- Small code cleanup on previous patch (Daniel Veillard)

 Thanks to everybody who helped in some ways for the release !


Daniel Veillard      | libxml Gnome XML XSLT toolkit  http://xmlsoft.org/
daniel veillard com  | Rpmfind RPM search engine http://rpmfind.net/
http://veillard.com/ | virtualization library  http://libvirt.org/

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