Changelog for systemtap-runtime-debuginfo-1.4-1.5.1.i586.rpm :
Fri Mar 30 14:00:00 2012
- use ifdef for CLONE_STOPPED macro to fix compilation with
kernel >= 2.6.38

Fri Jan 21 13:00:00 2011
- Update to version 1.4
Changes in this release:
Drop patches:

Fri Jan 14 13:00:00 2011
- Hopefully fix bnc#664105:
Kernel segfault in kernel/timer.c - comm: stapio (process) - related to preloadtrace.ko

Mon Sep 13 14:00:00 2010
- take fix for pr11940 from systemtap git

Sun Sep 5 14:00:00 2010
- fix build for hppa

Thu Aug 26 14:00:00 2010
- Update from version 1.1 to version 1.3
Upstream release notes:

Wed Jul 21 14:00:00 2010
- Add python Requires to sdt-devel subpackage since dtrace is a
python script.

Thu Mar 11 13:00:00 2010
- Add dependancies for systemtap shell scripts (coreutils, zip, avahi)

Thu Mar 11 13:00:00 2010
- Update to version 1.1
- Fixes for CVE-2009-4273 (second part, also known as CVE-2010-0412) and
- Fix parsing error (systemtap-prevent-nested-arg.diff)

Wed Dec 2 13:00:00 2009
- Fixes for CVE-2009-2911, BNC#548361

Fri Oct 2 14:00:00 2009
- updated to version 1.0:

* SystemTap frontend (stap) changes
- EXPERIMENTAL support for unprivileged users.
- -a ARCH allows cross compiling of scripts, stap-start-server arguments
extended to support starting a cross compiling server
- Change notion of architecture to be same as kernels
- Support output file switching by SIGUSR2
- New experimental transport mechanism using ftrace\'s ring_buffer
- Reduction in memory consumption for scripts using many uprobes
- Support for recognizing DW_OP_{stack,implicit}_value DWARF expressions

* SystemTap script language changes
- Dwarf probes now support C++ scopes and so can be limited to classes or
- Preprocessor support for || and &&
- Probe alias names may be overloaded (multiple aliases of same name)

* SystemTap tapset changes
- Enabling semaphore now used to reduce computation overhead of dorman
process().mark() probes.
- Many functions marked as usable by unprivileged users (return global info
or specific to user process).
- New netdev tapset probe points for monitoring network traffic and device
- New task_backtrace function returns the current hex backtrace of any
arbitrary task in the system.
- Function is_myproc returns whether the current process is owned by user
which started systemtap script.

Thu Aug 13 14:00:00 2009
- updated to version 0.9.9:

* Systemwide kernel .function.return (kretprobe) maxactive overridden
with -DKRETACTIVE=nnn parameter.

* performance improvement in translation pass 2

* new DW_OP_call_frame_CFA handling with elfutils 0.142

* dwarf probes now show parameters and local variables in the verbose
listing mode (-L)

* symbol aliases are now resolved to their canonical dwarf names

* The syntax for dereferencing $target variables and AATTcast() gained new

* For reading all probe variables, kernel.mark now supports $$vars and
$$parms, and process.syscall now supports $$vars.

* SNMP tapset for many network statistics

* dentry tapset to map kernel VFS directory entries to file or full
path names: d_path(), d_name() and reverse_path_walk().

* SystemTap now has userspace markers in its own binaries

* More to see in NEWS

Tue Jul 21 14:00:00 2009
- corrected to use libexecdir
- fix summary and description

Tue Jun 16 14:00:00 2009
- updated to version 0.9.8:

* Module signing support

* Debuginfo suggestions when a script fails

* Using %M in print formats for hex dumps can now print entire

* Dwarfless syscalls: The nd_syscalls tapset is now available to
probe system calls without requiring kernel debug info.

* sid() returns the session ID of the current process

* stringat() indexes a single character from a string.

* New script examples

Wed May 20 14:00:00 2009
- split docs and examples to docs subpackage and generate from its
own spec file to cut off the dependency loop

Fri May 15 14:00:00 2009
- split to several subpackages, systemtap-runtime, -client, -server
and -sdt-devel (bnc#503088).

Fri May 8 14:00:00 2009
- updated to released version 0.9.7:

* Lots of fixes, improvements, see NEWS file for details