Fedora 10 Update: elfutils-0.140-1.fc10

updates at fedoraproject.org updates at fedoraproject.org
Tue Feb 17 15:40:03 UTC 2009

Fedora Update Notification
2009-02-17 14:51:09

Name        : elfutils
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 0.140
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         : https://fedorahosted.org/elfutils/
Summary     : A collection of utilities and DSOs to handle compiled objects
Description :
Elfutils is a collection of utilities, including ld (a linker),
nm (for listing symbols from object files), size (for listing the
section sizes of an object or archive file), strip (for discarding
symbols), readelf (to see the raw ELF file structures), and elflint
(to check for well-formed ELF files).

Update Information:

This update fixes a regression in libelf that was introduced in the 0.139-1
update.  This bug could cause prelink to fail.

* Sun Feb 15 2009 Roland McGrath <roland at redhat.com> - 0.140-1
- Update to 0.140
  - libelf: Fix regression in creation of section header. (#484946)
* Fri Jan 23 2009 Roland McGrath <roland at redhat.com> - 0.139-1
- Update to 0.139
  - libcpu: Add Intel SSE4 disassembler support
  - readelf: Implement call frame information and exception handling dumping.
    	     Add -e option.  Enable it implicitly for -a.
  - elflint: Check PT_GNU_EH_FRAME program header entry.
  - libdwfl: Support automatic gzip/bzip2 decompression of ELF files. (#472136)
* Thu Jan  1 2009 Roland McGrath <roland at redhat.com> - 0.138-2
- Fix libelf regression.
* Wed Dec 31 2008 Roland McGrath <roland at redhat.com> - 0.138-1
- Update to 0.138
  - Install <elfutils/version.h> header file for applications to use in
    source version compatibility checks.
  - libebl: backend fixes for i386 TLS relocs; backend support for NT_386_IOPERM
  - libcpu: disassembler fixes (#469739)
  - libdwfl: bug fixes (#465878)
  - libelf: bug fixes
  - eu-nm: bug fixes for handling corrupt input files (#476136)

  [ 1 ] Bug #484946 - elfutils-0.139 breaks prelink

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

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at

More information about the package-announce mailing list