Change logs for binutils source package in Feisty

  • binutils (2.17.20070103cvs-0ubuntu2) feisty; urgency=low
      * Overwrite the VERSION string (date) from the snapshot with
        a parsable version string (2.17.50), as found on the trunk.
     -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden>   Fri,  5 Jan 2007 09:02:06 +0000
  • binutils (2.17.20070103cvs-0ubuntu1) feisty; urgency=low
      * binutils snapshot 20070103, taken from
      * Merge with Debian experimental; remaining changes:
        - Build binutils-static and binutils-static-udeb packages.
        - Build a binutils-source package (containing the patched
        - Check for a working expect before building the package.
        - Configure binutils-multiarch for i486-gnu as well.
      * Configure the multiarch build for x86_64-linux-gnu instead of
      * debian/rules: Don't strip binaries if nostrip is in DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS.
      * Strip binaries in binutils-static and in the binutils udeb.
     -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden>   Thu,  4 Jan 2007 15:17:45 +0100
  • binutils ( feisty; urgency=low
      [Fabio M. Di Nitto]
      * we are supposed to upload to feisty, aren't we? ;)
      [Jeff Bailey]
      * New upstream snapshot from HJ Lu.
      * debian/patches/121_i386_x86_64_biarch: Drop, merged upstream.
     -- Fabio M. Di Nitto <email address hidden>   Tue, 31 Oct 2006 15:43:58 +0100
  • binutils (2.17-1ubuntu1) edgy; urgency=low
      * New upstream release.
        - ld checks for libs in the same order as does. Ubuntu #40214.
      * Synchronise with Debian unstable.
      * Remove patch 122_sparc64_UA2005_instruction_set.dpatch, integrated
      * Remove patch 130_tekhex_buffer_overflow.dpatch, integrated upstream.
      * 122_x86_64_i386_biarch.dpatch: New, search libraries in (/usr)/lib32 on
        amd64. Closes: #369052.
      * Build a binutils-source package; obsoletes toolchain-source package.
    binutils (2.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
      * New upstream release.
       * 120_mips_xgot_multigot_workaround.dpatch: removed - superseded by a
         proper fix upstream.  Closes: #274738
       * debian/binutils.shlibs, debian/binutils-multiarch.shlibs,
         debian/binutils-hppa64.shlibs: updated SONAME to 2.17.
    binutils (2.16.1cvs20060507-1) unstable; urgency=low
      * New upstream CVS snapshot of 'binutils-2_17-branch'.
      * debian/control (Standards-Version): bump to
    binutils (2.16.1cvs20060413-1) unstable; urgency=low
      * New upstream CVS snapshot.
       * 120_mips_xgot_multigot_workaround.dpatch: updated to work with CVS
         r1.163 of bfd/elfxx-mips.c, pass 'info' instead of 'output_bfd' to
      * Patch from NIIBE Yutaka <email address hidden> in #280884:
        * debian/rules (configure-multi-stamp): Support m32r-linux.  Closes:
        * debian/rules: Run 'make check' only if build == host.
      * debian/rules: Also don't run 'make check' if nocheck is in
        DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS.  Based on a patch from Michael Banck
        <email address hidden>.  Closes: #315290
      * Integrate most of a patch to build arbitrary binutils-$TARGET
        cross-packages from #231707.  Thanks to Nikita V. Youshchenko
        <email address hidden> and Josh Triplett <email address hidden>.
      * debian/copyright: update to include GFDL.  Closes: #81950
      * debian/copyright: update FSF address.
      * debian/rules: move non-architecture specific conflicts (gas,
        elf-binutils, modutils (<< 2.4.19-1)) out of a substitued variable and
        into the control file.  Rename variable to extraConflicts.
      * debian/control: likewise.
    binutils (2.16.1cvs20060117-1ubuntu2.1) dapper-security; urgency=low
      * SECURITY UPDATE: Crash and possible arbitrary code execution in apps using
        libbfd (such as 'strings').
      * Add debian/patches/130_tekhex_buffer_overflow.dpatch:
        - Fix buffer overflow on hexadecimal number parsing in the Tektronix Hex
          Format BFD library backend.
        - Patch ported from CVS HEAD.
      * CVE-2006-2362
     -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden>   Wed, 28 Jun 2006 10:29:16 +0200