Changelog for libasm1-0.161-81.2.x86_64.rpm :
Wed Jan 7 13:00:00 2015
- CVE-2014-9447: elfutils: Directory traversal vulnerability (bnc#911662)
Add patch: elfutils-fix-dir-traversal-vuln-in-ar-extraction.patch

Wed Jan 7 13:00:00 2015
- Update to version 0.161
+ libdw: New function dwarf_peel_type. dwarf_aggregate_size now uses
dwarf_peel_type to also provide the sizes of qualified types.
dwarf_getmacros will now serve either of .debug_macro and
.debug_macinfo transparently. New interfaces
dwarf_getmacros_off, dwarf_macro_getsrcfiles,
dwarf_macro_getparamcnt, and dwarf_macro_param are available
for more generalized inspection of macros and their parameters.
dwarf.h: Add DW_AT_GNU_deleted, DW_AT_noreturn, DW_LANG_C11,
DW_LANG_C_plus_plus_11 and DW_LANG_C_plus_plus_14.
- Remove merged patches
+ elfutils-robustify.patch
+ elfutils-no-po-test-build.diff
+ elfutils-check-for-overflow-before-calling-malloc-to-uncompress-data.patch
- Refreshed patch (from Fedora sources)
+ elfutils-portability.patch > elfutils-portability-0.161.patch
- Add a lang subpackage

Wed Oct 15 14:00:00 2014
- Update homepage URL and improve RPM group classification

Thu Jun 19 14:00:00 2014
- Package changes file to support local rpmbuild (bnc#879011)

Tue Apr 15 14:00:00 2014
- Fix integer overflow in check_section (CVE-2014-0172, bnc#872785)
Add patch: elfutils-check-for-overflow-before-calling-malloc-to-uncompress-data.patch

Sat Mar 22 13:00:00 2014
- SPARC build requires the large PIC model (or else build fails)

Tue Jan 28 13:00:00 2014
- Update to 0.158:
- libdwfl:
- dwfl_core_file_report has new parameter executable.
- New functions dwfl_module_getsymtab_first_global,
dwfl_module_getsym_info and dwfl_module_addrinfo.
- Added unwinder with type Dwfl_Thread_Callbacks, opaque types
Dwfl_Thread and Dwfl_Frame and functions dwfl_attach_state,
dwfl_pid, dwfl_thread_dwfl, dwfl_thread_tid, dwfl_frame_thread,
dwfl_thread_state_registers, dwfl_thread_state_register_pc,
dwfl_getthread_frames, dwfl_getthreads, dwfl_thread_getframes
and dwfl_frame_pc.
- addr2line: New option -x to show the section an address was found in.
- stack: New utility that uses the new unwinder for processes and cores.
- backends: Unwinder support for i386, x86_64, s390, s390x, ppc and ppc64.
aarch64 support.

Wed Nov 13 13:00:00 2013
- update to 0.157:
libdw: Add new functions dwarf_getlocations, dwarf_getlocation_attr
and dwarf_getlocation_die.
readelf: Show contents of NT_SIGINFO and NT_FILE core notes.
addr2line: Support -i, --inlines output option.
backends: abi_cfi hook for arm, ppc and s390.
- update to 0.156:
libdw: Handle GNU extension opcodes in dwarf_getlocation.
libdwfl: Fix STB_GLOBAL over STB_WEAK preference in dwfl_module_addrsym.
Add minisymtab support.
Add parameter add_p_vaddr to dwfl_report_elf.
Use DT_DEBUG library search first.
libebl: Handle new core note types in EBL.
backends: Interpret NT_ARM_VFP.
Implement core file registers parsing for s390/s390x.
readelf: Add --elf-section input option to inspect an embedded ELF file.
Add -U, --unresolved-address-offsets output control.
Add --debug-dump=decodedline support.
Accept version 8 .gdb_index section format.
Adjust output formatting width.
When highpc is in constant form print it also as address.
Display raw .debug_aranges. Use libdw only for decodedaranges.
elflint: Add __bss_start__ to the list of allowed symbols.
tests: Add configure --enable-valgrind option to run all tests under valgrind.
Enable automake parallel-tests for make check.
translations: Updated Polish translation.
Updates for Automake 1.13.
- remove elfutils-aarch64.patch and elfutils-sizeof-pointer-memaccess.patch
(fixed by upstream)
- rebase elfutils-robustify.patch and elfutils-portability.patch, they are
provided by ustream

Tue Jun 18 14:00:00 2013
- elfutils-sizeof-pointer-memaccess.patch: Fix sizeof-pointer-memaccess

Tue Mar 26 13:00:00 2013
- Added url as source.
Please see

Wed Nov 28 13:00:00 2012
- add elfutils-aarch64.patch to support aarch64
- update to 0.155
libelf: elf
*_xlatetomd now works for cross-endian ELF note data.
elf_getshdr now works consistently on non-mmaped ELF files after
calling elf_cntl(ELF_C_FDREAD).
Implement support for ar archives with 64-bit symbol table.
[g]elf[32|64]_offscn() do not match SHT_NOBITS sections at OFFSET.
libdw: dwarf.h corrected the DW_LANG_ObjC constant name (was DW_LANG_Objc).
Any existing sources using the old name will have to be updated.
Add DW_MACRO_GNU .debug_macro type encodings constants, DW_ATE_UTF
and DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref to dwarf.h.
Experimental support for DWZ multifile forms DW_FORM_GNU_ref_alt
and DW_FORM_GNU_strp_alt. Disabled by default. Use configure
- -enable-dwz to test it.
dwarf_highpc function now handles DWARF 4 DW_AT_high_pc constant form.
Fix bug using dwarf_next_unit to iterate over .debug_types.
elflint: Now accepts gold linker produced executables.
readelf: Add .debug_macro parsing support.
Add .gdb_index version 7 parsing support.
Recognize DW_OP_GNU_parameter_ref.
backends: Add support for Tilera TILE-Gx processor.
translations: Updated Ukrainian translation.
The license is now GPLv2/LGPLv3+ for the libraries and GPLv3+ for stand-alone
programs. There is now also a formal CONTRIBUTING document describing how to
submit patches.

Mon Oct 8 14:00:00 2012
- Fix baselibs.conf: elfutils-devel -> libelf-devel

Thu Sep 20 14:00:00 2012
- license update: SUSE-GPL-2.0-with-OSI-exception
Use a license available on the spreadsheet linked at

Wed May 30 14:00:00 2012
- avoid automake dependency

Thu Mar 15 13:00:00 2012
- Update to 0.153:

* Fix building with gcc 4.7

* New --disable-werror for portability.

* Support for .zdebug sections

* type_units and DW_AT_GNU_odr_signature support

* low level support DW_OP_GNU_entry_value and DW_TAG_GNU_call_site
- Revert scanf changes in portability patch since C99 gives %a a new

Fri Dec 2 13:00:00 2011
- license update: GPL-2.0-with-osi-exception
elfutils is GPL-2.0 (only) with an exception for osi approved licenses.
Also, use SPDX format

Thu Dec 1 13:00:00 2011
- add automake as buildrequire to avoid implicit dependency

Sun Sep 18 14:00:00 2011
- Remove redundant/obsolete tags/sections from specfile
(cf. packaging guidelines)
- Add elfutils-devel to baselibs

Tue May 24 14:00:00 2011
- Remote timestamps on binaries, breaks build compare
- Add missing build requires on zlib, bzip2 and lzma .

Wed Apr 27 14:00:00 2011
- Upgrade to 0.152, upstream changelog:
- Various build and warning nits fixed for newest GCC and Autoconf.
- libdwfl: Yet another prelink-related fix for another regression.
Look for Linux kernel images in files named with compression
- elfcmp: New flag --ignore-build-id to ignore differing build ID bits.
New flag -l/--verbose to print all differences.

Fri Jan 21 13:00:00 2011
- Update to 0.151
- Upstream changelog for 0.151/0.150
- libdwfl: Fix for more prelink cases with separate debug file.
- eu-strip: New flag --strip-sections to remove section headers entirely.
- libdwfl: Remove bogus assert.
- libdw: Fix for handling huge .debug_aranges section.
- libdwfl: Fix for handling prelinked DSO with separate debug file.
- findtextrel: Fix diagnostics to work with usual section ordering.
- libebl: i386 backend fix for multi-register integer return value location

Sat Sep 18 14:00:00 2010
- Update to 0.149
- Upstream changelog
- libdwfl: Fix Linux kernel module search when dwfl_build_id_find_elf and
dwfl_build_id_find_debuginfo close fd on success
- readelf: Use symbolic printing for FDE initial_location address
- readelf: Print .debug_loc/.debug_ranges with cognizance of actual DIE
pointers into them.
- readelf: Fix crash in .debug_loc with garbage data.
- readelf: Fix DW_OP_call_ref printing for version 2 CUs.
- Handle DW_OP_GNU_implicit_pointer.
- Add dwfl_dwarf_line, addr2line -F to print out more line info bits.
- Add missing size entries for ELF_T_LIB and ELF_T_GNUHASH.
- Fix dwarf_formref_die DW_FORM_ref_sig8 hash table insertion.
- Consider .gdb_index as a debugging section
- Misc intendation, typo, translation and cleanup fixes

Mon Sep 13 14:00:00 2010
- add small patch to avoid crash in systemtap while building preload

Thu Aug 26 14:00:00 2010
- Update to 0.148
- Upstream changelog
- libdw: Accept DWARF 4 format: new functions dwarf_next_unit,
dwarf_offdie_types. New functions dwarf_lineisa,
dwarf_linediscriminator, dwarf_lineop_index.
- libdwfl: Fixes in core-file handling, support cores from PIEs.
When working from build IDs, don\'t open a named file that mismatches.
- readelf: Handle DWARF 4 formats.

Mon Jun 28 14:00:00 2010
- use %_smp_mflags

Tue May 11 14:00:00 2010
- update to version 0.147 (fix bnc#588293)
- dropped patches for 10.3 and older
- dropped elfutils-0.97-ftruncate-mmap-fix, libelf-ignore-NOBITS, test and
build patches. According to jbl these were mistakenly checked in from
home:janblunck:debuginfo:libs/elfutils and the purpose of this project is
no longer known. Absense of any patch header makes confirmation difficult.
- Upstream changelog:
- libdw: Fixes in CFI handling, best possible handling of bogus CFA
- libdwfl: Ignore R_
*_NONE relocs, works around old (binutils) ld -r
- libdwfl: New function dwfl_core_file_report.
- Fix build with --disable-dependency-tracking.
- Fix build with most recent glibc headers.
- libelf: More robust to bogus section headers.
- libdw: Fix CFI decoding.
- libdwfl: Fix address bias returned by CFI accessors. Fix core
file module layout identification.
- readelf: Fix CFI decoding.
- libelf: New function elf_getphdrnum. Now support using more than
65536 program headers in a file.
- libdw: New function dwarf_aggregate_size for computing (constant)
type sizes, including array_type cases with nontrivial
- readelf: Don\'t give errors for missing info under -a.
Handle Linux \"VMCOREINFO\" notes under -n.
- libdw: Various convenience functions for individual attributes now
use dwarf_attr_integrate to look up indirect inherited
attributes. Location expression handling now supports
- libdwfl: Support automatic decompression of files in XZ format,
and of Linux kernel images made with bzip2 or LZMA (as well
as gzip).

Wed Feb 10 13:00:00 2010
- Fix uninitialized variable.

Sat Dec 12 13:00:00 2009
- Enable parallel building
- add baselibs.conf as a source

Thu Aug 20 14:00:00 2009
- Fix elfutils-old-scanf-fix.diff patch.

Thu Aug 13 14:00:00 2009
- updated to 0.142:
- Fix handling filling caps between sections in libelf
- Add elf_getshdrnum alias for elf_getshnum and elf_getshdrstrndx
alias for elf_getshstrndx and deprecate original names.
- Add support for STB_GNU_UNIQUE
- Add -N option to readelf, speeds up DWARF printing without
address->name lookups
- Add support for decoding DWARF CFI into location description
form to libdw.
Some new DWARF 3 expression operations.
Basic handling of some new encodings slated for DWARF 4.

Wed Apr 29 14:00:00 2009
- updated to 0.141:
- libebl: sparc backend fixes
some more arm backend support
- libdwfl: fix dwfl_module_build_id for prelinked DSO case
fixes in core file support dwfl_module_getsym interface
improved for non-address symbols
- eu-strip: fix infinite loop on strange inputs with -f
- eu-addr2line: take -j/--section=NAME option for binutils
compatibility (same effect as \'(NAME)0x123\' syntax already

Thu Feb 19 13:00:00 2009
- 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
- updated to 0.140:
- libelf: Fix regression in creation of section header.
- Misc bug fixes

Tue Jan 27 13:00:00 2009
- revert the ET_DYN address fix patch; causing a regression

Wed Jan 7 13:00:00 2009
- Fix the header size check in dwarf_getsrclines() (bnc#455992)
- Backport the fix for ET_DYN addresses

Tue Dec 16 13:00:00 2008
- Fix dwfl_getmodules(), assert in systemtap (bnc#448331)
- Fix libebl1 dependency
- Fix crashes of elfutils binaries, backports from upstream

Tue Nov 25 13:00:00 2008
- fix libdwfl regression with realloc DWFL->lookup_module in
the fix patch (bnc#448331, likely bnc#445783)

Tue Oct 28 13:00:00 2008
- added baselibs.conf for 32bit libs (bnc#439582)

Tue Oct 7 14:00:00 2008
- renamed to libebl1
- provides libasm1 package
- fix provides and obsolets of libebl1
- updated to version 0.137:

* libdwfl: bug fixes

Tue Aug 26 14:00:00 2008
- updated to version 0.135:

* libdwfl: bug fixes
- updated to version 0.134:

* libdwfl, libelf: bug fixes
- updated to version 0.133:

* readelf, elflint, libebl: SHT_GNU_ATTRIBUTE section handling
(readelf -A)

* libdwfl: bug fixes and optimization in relocation handling
- updated to version 0.132:

* libcpu: Implement x86 and x86-64 disassembler.

* libasm: Add interface for disassembler.
- fixed post scripts

Fri Feb 29 13:00:00 2008
- fix build for older distributions

Mon Jan 28 13:00:00 2008
- fix compile errors regarding missing prototypes.

Tue Nov 20 13:00:00 2007
- fix off64_t in libelf.h again...

Tue Nov 20 13:00:00 2007
- updated to version 0.131

* libdw: DW_FORM_ref_addr support
dwarf_formref entry point now deprecated
bug fixes for oddly-formatted DWARF

* libdwfl: bug fixes in offline archive support
apply partial relocations for dwfl_module_address_section

* libebl: powerpc backend support for Altivec registers

Mon Oct 22 14:00:00 2007
- fix comiple errors regarding missing off64_t definitions
in libelf.h

Mon Oct 22 14:00:00 2007
- updated to version 0.129:
readelf: new options --hex-dump (or -x), --strings (or -p)
- updated to version 0.130

* readelf: -p option can take an argument like -x for one

* libelf: new function elf_getdata_rawchunk, replaces
new functions gelf_getnote, gelf_getauxv, gelf_update_auxv

* libdwfl: new functions dwfl_build_id_find_elf,
dwfl_build_id_find_debuginfo, dwfl_module_build_id,
support dynamic symbol tables found via phdrs;
dwfl_standard_find_debuginfo now uses build IDs when available

* libebl: backend improvements for sparc, alpha, powerpc

Thu Oct 4 14:00:00 2007
- fix build with gcc-4.3, same patch as for the copy in rpm

Wed Jul 4 14:00:00 2007
- updated to version 0.128

* auto-tool fixes

Sun Jun 10 14:00:00 2007
- use __attribute__ ((gnu_inline)) to fix build with gcc-4.2

Mon May 21 14:00:00 2007
- initial packages, built from elfutils-0.127.
A problematic file regarding the license is removed from the