This is the second bugfix release in the 0.8 series.
Major changes are outlined below. A full list of changes can be found on the repository.
An issue with SQLite and default values that caused some migrations to fail has been fixed.
Microsost SQL Server fixes
South now recognises more Django MSSQL backends, and no longer fails to alter ForeignKeys that are in composite indexes.
A small issue with the app cache on Django 1.6 has been fixed.
The schemamigration and datamigration commands can now be properly inherited and their templates easily changed.