|Reported by:||Bruce Dubbs||Owned by:||lfs-book|
New minor version.
2.71 is a bugfix release, correcting several important compatibility problems and regressions discovered since the release of 2.70. There are no new features. Upgrading is recommended for all users of 2.70. Users of 2.69 or earlier should proceed with caution; please consult the NEWS file and/or the release announcement for 2.70 for details.
* Noteworthy changes in release 2.71 (2021-01-28) [stable] ** Bug fixes, including: *** Compilers that support C99 but not C2011 are detected correctly. *** Compatibility improved with clang and Oracle C++. *** Compatibility restored with automake's rules for regenerating configure. *** Compatibility restored with old versions of std-gnu11.m4.