Commit 7908ae0a authored by H.J. Lu's avatar H.J. Lu
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Update release note for 2.24.51.0.3

parent d34dd120
This is the beta release of binutils 2.24.51.0.2 for Linux, which is
based on binutils 2013 1213 master branch on sourceware.org plus
This is the beta release of binutils 2.24.51.0.3 for Linux, which is
based on binutils 2014 0127 master branch on sourceware.org plus
various changes. It is purely for Linux.
All relevant patches in patches have been applied to the source tree.
......@@ -120,13 +120,42 @@ endif
to arch/ia64/Makefile in your kernel source tree.
Please report any bugs related to binutils 2.24.51.0.2 to
Please report any bugs related to binutils 2.24.51.0.3 to
hjl.tools@gmail.com
and
http://www.sourceware.org/bugzilla/
Changes from binutils 2.24.51.0.2:
1. Update from binutils 2014 0127.
2. Fix a linker crash with mixed IR/non-IR input objects.
3. Update readelf/objdump to display versioned symbol names when dumping
dynamic relocations. PR 16496.
4. Update linker to improve orphaned TLS section handling. PR 16498.
5. Update linker to check incompatible existing default symbol definition.
PR 16467.
6. Update linker to properly handle non-PIC references to __ehdr_start in
pie and shared object. PR 16428.
7. Update bfd to properly generate PT_GNU_RELRO segment for ld and
objcopy. PRs 14207/16322/16323.
8. Update x86 assembler to check for invalid register set in AVX512 gather
instructions. PR 16489.
9. Update empty section handling in linker.
10. Avoid invalid directory in linker library search. PR 16456.
11. Improve x86 disassembler.
12. Improve gold.
13. Improve COFF support.
14. Add nds32 support.
15. Improve aarch64 support.
16. Improve arm support.
17. Improve mips support.
18. Improve msp430 support.
19. Improve ppc support.
20. Improve rl78 support.
21. Improve z80 support.
Changes from binutils 2.24.51.0.1:
1. Update from binutils 2013 1213.
......@@ -852,13 +881,13 @@ already been defined. PR 12001.
The file list:
1. binutils-2.24.51.0.2.tar.bz2. Source code.
1. binutils-2.24.51.0.3.tar.bz2. Source code.
The primary sites for the beta Linux binutils are:
1. http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/devel/binutils/
It is also available as hjl/linux/release/2.24.51.0.2 tag at
It is also available as hjl/linux/release/2.24.51.0.3 tag at
https://sourceware.org/git/?p=binutils-gdb.git;a=summary
......@@ -867,4 +896,4 @@ Thanks.
H.J. Lu
hjl.tools@gmail.com
12/13/2013
01/27/2014
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