Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#6597 closed enhancement (fixed)


Reported by: bdubbs@… Owned by: Fernando de Oliveira
Priority: normal Milestone: 7.8
Component: BOOK Version: SVN
Severity: normal Keywords:

Description (last modified by Fernando de Oliveira)

New version

When building and packaging this release please look at the improved
configure output which will show all features detected/enabled and the
recommended settings (and which features can be enabled, but are not

All known ways to crash the elfutils tools and libraries caused by bogus
ELF files or DWARF data have been fixed. This release is Valgrind
memcheck clean, GCC -fsanitizer=undefined clean and the libelf and libdw
libraries don't have unbounded stack usage anymore as checked by GCC


* NEWS *

  Install new header elfutils/known-dwarf.h.
  dwarf.h Add preliminary DWARF5 constants DW_TAG_atomic_type,
  DW_LANG_Fortran03, DW_LANG_Fortran08. dwarf_peel_type now also
  handles DW_TAG_atomic_type.

  Input addresses are now always interpreted as hexadecimal
  numbers, never as octal or decimal numbers.
  New option -a, --addresses to print address before each entry.
  New option -C, --demangle to show demangled symbols.
  New option --pretty-print to print all information on one line.

  CVE-2014-9447 Directory traversal vulnerability in ar extraction.

  x32 support.


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Change History (3)

comment:1 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

Description: modified (diff)

comment:2 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

Owner: changed from blfs-book@… to Fernando de Oliveira
Status: newassigned

comment:3 by Fernando de Oliveira, 9 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed at r16120.

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