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Release Name: 5.1+beta1

Release Notes
This is the first beta release of the openvas-scanner 5.1 module for the Open 
Vulnerability Assessment System (OpenVAS). It will be part of the upcoming
"OpenVAS-9".

Main new features of 5.1 compared to 5.0 include reduced memory usage and
improved performance.

Many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this release:
Benoît Allard, Hani Benhabiles, Sven Haardiek, Jan-Oliver Wagner and Michael
Wiegand.
Change Log
Main changes compared to 5.0.x:
* The required minimum version of OpenVAS Libraries has been raised to 8.1.0.
* Internal improvements to match changes in OpenVAS Libraries.
* Memory usage has been reduced by improved cache usage.
* A number of issues discovered through static code analysis have been 
  addressed.
* Documentation has been updated.