Fedora 12 Update: gdb-7.0.1-19.fc12

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Fedora Update Notification
2010-01-04 20:58:47

Name        : gdb
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 7.0.1
Release     : 19.fc12
URL         : http://gnu.org/software/gdb/
Summary     : A GNU source-level debugger for C, C++, Java and other languages
Description :
GDB, the GNU debugger, allows you to debug programs written in C, C++,
Java, and other languages, by executing them in a controlled fashion
and printing their data.

Update Information:

Fix GDB hang on accessing struct bitfields.  Formal upgrade to gdb-7.0.1.

* Sun Jan  3 2010 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0.1-19.fc12
- testsuite: Fixup false FAILs for gdb.cp/constructortest.exp.
* Sat Jan  2 2010 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0.1-18.fc12
- Fix regression of gdb-7.0 (from 6.8) crashing on typedefed bitfields.
- Fix related_breakpoint stale ref crash.
* Fri Jan  1 2010 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0.1-17.fc12
- Formal upgrade to the FSF GDB release gdb-7.0.1.
  - Fix regression of gdb-7.0.1 not preserving typedef of a field.
* Fri Jan  1 2010 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-16.fc12
- More RHEL-5 compatibility updates.
  - Disable the build-id support by default.
  - Bundle back gdbserver to the base gdb package.
  - Remove bundled pstack.
  - Drop the BuildRequires of rpm-devel.
* Fri Jan  1 2010 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-15.fc12
- Fix error on a sw watchpoint active at function epilogue (hit on s390x).
- testsuite: Fix false MI "unknown output after running" regression.
- testsuite: Update ia64-sigtramp.exp for recent GDB.
- Implement bt-clone-stop.exp fix also for ia64.
- testsuite: Upstream condbreak.exp results stability fix (Daniel Jacobowitz).
* Thu Dec 24 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-14.fc12
- testsuite: Fix constructortest.exp and expand-sals.exp for gcc-4.4.2-20.fc12.
* Mon Dec 21 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-13.fc12
- [pie] Fix a race in testcase gdb.base/valgrind-db-attach.exp.
- Fix regression by python on ia64 due to stale current frame.
- Disable python iff RHEL-5 && (Brew || ppc64).
* Mon Dec 21 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-12.fc12
- Workaround build on native ppc64 host.
- More RHEL-5 compatibility updates.
  - Disable warning messages new for gdb-6.8+ for RHEL-5 backward compatibility.
  - Workaround RHEL-5 kernels for detaching SIGSTOPped processes (BZ 498595).
  - Serialize the testsuite output to keep the order for regression checks.
  - Re-enable python for all non-ppc* arches.
  - More gcc44 stack exceptions when running the testsuite on RHEL-5.
- Fix backward compatibility with G++ 4.1 namespaces "::".
- Fix regression on re-setting the single ppc watchpoint slot.
- Update snapshot of FSF gdb-7.0.x branch.
  - Backport fix of dcache invalidation locking up GDB on ppc64 targets.
* Fri Dec 18 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-11.fc12
- [pie] Fix general ppc64 regression due to a function descriptors bug.
- [pie] Fix also keeping breakpoints disabled in PIE mode.
- Import upstream <tab>-completion crash fix.
- Drop some unused patches from the repository.
- More RHEL-5 build compatibility updates.
  - Use gfortran44 when running the testsuite on RHEL-5.
  - Disable python there due to insufficient ppc multilib.
- Fix orphanripper hangs and thus enable it again.
* Mon Dec 14 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-10.fc12
- Make gdb-6.3-rh-testversion-20041202.patch to accept both RHEL and Fedora GDB.
- Adjust BuildRequires for Fedora-12, RHEL-6 and RHEL-5 builds.
- [vla] Fix compatibility of dynamic arrays with iFort (BZ 514287).
- Fix stepping through OMP parallel Fortran sections (BZ 533176).
- New fix of bp conditionals [bp_location-accel] regression (BZ 538626).
* Mon Dec  7 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-9.fc12
- Replace the PIE (Position Indepdent Executable) support patch by a new one.
- Drop gdb-6.3-nonthreaded-wp-20050117.patch as fuzzy + redundant.
- Fix callback-mode readline-6.0 regression for CTRL-C.
- Fix syscall restarts for amd64->i386 biarch.
- Various testsuite results stability fixes.
- Fix crash on reading stabs on 64bit (BZ 537837).
- archer-jankratochvil-fedora12 commit: 16276c1aad1366b92e687c72cab30192280e1906
- archer-jankratochvil-pie-fedora12 ct: 2ae60b5156d43aabfe5757940eaf7b4370fb05d2
* Thu Dec  3 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-8.fc12
- Fix slowness/hang when printing some variables (Sami Wagiaalla, BZ 541093).
- archer-jankratochvil-fedora12 commit: 6817a81cd411acc9579f04dcc105e9bce72859ff
* Wed Nov 25 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-7.fc12
- Support GNU IFUNCs - indirect functions (BZ 539590).
- Fix bp conditionals [bp_location-accel] regression (Phil Muldoon, BZ 538626).
- Fix missed breakpoint location [bp_location-accel] regression (upstream).
* Fri Oct 30 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-6
- Fix missing zlib-devel BuildRequires to support compressed DWARF sections.
- Include post-7.0 FSF GDB fixes.
* Fri Oct 23 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-5
- Make the package buildable on RHEL-5/CentOS-5 (without librpm there).
- archer-jankratochvil-fedora12 commit: 5b73ea6a0f74e63db3b504792fc1d37f548bdf5c
* Fri Oct 23 2009 Jan Kratochvil <jan.kratochvil at redhat.com> - 7.0-4
- Fix rpm --excludedocs (BZ 515998).

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