Fedora 17 Update: btparser-0.20-1.fc17

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Fedora Update Notification
2012-10-12 02:22:36

Name        : btparser
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 0.20
Release     : 1.fc17
URL         : http://fedorahosted.org/btparser
Summary     : Parser and analyzer for backtraces produced by GDB
Description :
Btparser is a backtrace parser and analyzer, which works with
backtraces produced by the GNU Project Debugger. It can parse a text
file with a backtrace to a tree of C structures, allowing to analyze
the threads and frames of the backtrace and work with them.

Btparser also contains some backtrace manipulation and extraction
- it can find a frame in the crash-time backtrace where the program
  most likely crashed (a chance is that the function described in that
  frame is buggy)
- it can produce a duplication hash of the backtrace, which helps to
  discover that two crash-time backtraces are duplicates, triggered by
  the same flaw of the code
- it can "rate" the backtrace quality, which depends on the number of
  frames with and without the function name known (missing function
  name is caused by missing debugging symbols)

Update Information:

This is an update that readds ability to run custom collectors, readds termination of reporting if problem is marked as not-reportable and provides normalization function for kernel oops stack traces.

* Thu Oct 11 2012 Jakub Filak <jfilak at redhat.com> - 0.20-1
- New upstream release
* Fri Sep 21 2012 Jiri Moskovcak <jmoskovc at redhat.com> - 0.19-1
- New upstream release
* Thu Aug  2 2012 Jiri Moskovcak <jmoskovc at redhat.com> - 0.18-2
- build fixes
* Tue Jul 31 2012 Jiri Moskovcak <jmoskovc at redhat.com> - 0.18-1
- New upstream release
* Mon Mar 19 2012 Karel Klíč <kklic at redhat.com> - 0.17-1
- New upstream release.

  [ 1 ] Bug #861973 - QA: Testcase ABRT Logger plugin fail
  [ 2 ] Bug #864014 - custom collectors are not run
  [ 3 ] Bug #864331 - Problem with abrt
  [ 4 ] Bug #848786 - RFE: Environment Variable to Ignore Crashes
  [ 5 ] Bug #864803 - respect not_reportable field
  [ 6 ] Bug #863595 - [abrt] libreport-gtk-2.0.14-1.fc17: Process /usr/bin/report-gtk was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
  [ 7 ] Bug #866698 - abrt - No ~/.xsession-errors (exited with 1)

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

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