This is a quickfix release fixing bugs that had 1.8.0 installing incorrectly. Compared to the 1.7.1 release, this release has many bugfixes and also a few new features, most notably:
- ZONEMD support in ldns-signzone and ldns-verify-zone
- Draft implementation of the SVCB and HTTPS RR types. Use --enable-rrtype-svcb-https with configure to compile with these supported.