Add NEWS item for gconv-modules.d change

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Adhemerval Zanella via Libc-alpha June 9, 2021, 4:23 p.m.
 NEWS | 6 ++++++
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)



diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index 1bf3daa502..605d53b256 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -31,6 +31,12 @@  Major new features:
   __STDC_WANT_IEC_60559_BFP_EXT__, as specified in TS 18661-1, is
   defined, and when _GNU_SOURCE is defined.
+* Configuration files for iconv converter modules have moved from the single
+  gconv-modules file to a directory gconv-modules.d containing multiple
+  configuration files with names ending with .conf.  The configuration parser
+  continues to also support parsing the gconv-modules file in $GCONV_PATH for
+  backward compatibility.
 Deprecated and removed features, and other changes affecting compatibility:
 * The function pthread_mutex_consistent_np has been deprecated; programs