Fedora 10 Update: spu-binutils-

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Fri Feb 13 04:47:24 UTC 2009

Fedora Update Notification
2009-02-13 03:21:14

Name        : spu-binutils
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     :
Release     : 11.fc10
URL         : http://sources.redhat.com/binutils
Summary     : A GNU collection of binary utilities
Description :
Binutils is a collection of binary utilities, including ar (for
creating, modifying and extracting from archives), as (a family of GNU
assemblers), gprof (for displaying call graph profile data), ld (the
GNU linker), nm (for listing symbols from object files), objcopy (for
copying and translating object files), objdump (for displaying
information from object files), ranlib (for generating an index for
the contents of an archive), size (for listing the section sizes of an
object or archive file), strings (for listing printable strings from
files), strip (for discarding symbols), and addr2line (for converting
addresses to file and line).

Update Information:

this release fixes a problem in the .spec file where the spu-binutils haven't
been installed into the /usr/spu/bin folder.

* Tue Feb 10 2009 Jochen Roth <jroth at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
- install binutils also in 64bit packages (BZ 484896)
* Mon Dec  1 2008 Jochen Roth <jroth at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
- spu-binutils now owns /usr/spu (BZ 473666)
* Tue Nov  4 2008 Jochen Roth <jroth at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
- adopted to changes in binutils spec file:
- binutils-devel now requires zlib-devel (BZ 463101 comment 5).
- Fix complains on .gnu.linkonce.r relocations to their discarded
  .gnu.linkonce.t counterparts
- Fix %{_prefix}/include/bfd.h on 32-bit hosts due to the 64-bit BFD target
  support from (BZ 468495)
* Tue Oct 28 2008 Jochen Roth <jroth at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
- ppc64 and ppc version of spu-binutils caused a file conflict (BZ 468996)
- fixed some rpmlint complaints

  [ 1 ] Bug #484896 - spu-gcc unable to find spu-binutils

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update spu-binutils' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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