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authorThomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>2013-08-01 15:57:59 (GMT)
committer Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@free-electrons.com>2013-08-05 09:35:37 (GMT)
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CHANGES: update for 2013.08-rc1
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+2013.08-rc1, Released August 5th, 2013:
+
+ Architectures:
+ - improved support for floating point on ARM and Thumb/Thumb2
+ - support for ARM OABI removed
+
+ Toolchains:
+ - support added for Sourcery CodeBench ARM and MIPS 2013.05
+ - Linaro ARM and Aarch64 toolchains updated
+ - support added for the Arago ARMv5 and ARMv7 toolchains
+ - gcc 4.8.x version bumped
+ - support for installing both FDPIC and FLAT libraries on
+ Blackfin
+ - support for uClibc 0.9.31 removed,
+ - convert the internal toolchain backend to use the package
+ infrastructure
+ - support added for eglibc in the internal toolchain backend
+ - toolchain components for the ARC architecture updated and
+ gdb for ARC added.
+ - support for Blackfin in the internal toolchain fixed
+
+ Defconfigs: beaglebone_defconfig updated, new defconfig for
+ CubieBoard, for Olimex mx233 Olinuxino, for Calao Systems
+ TNY-A9G20-LPW.
+
+ A number of packages have been fixed to use the
+ <pkg>_CONFIG_SCRIPTS mechanism to get their <pkg>-config shell
+ script installed and modified properly. Licensing informations
+ has been added to a number of packages.
+
+ Use XZ tarballs for a number of packages.
+
+ Noticeable package changes/additions:
+ - The glib2/libgtk2/webkit stack has been updated to recent
+ versions.
+ - Support for Gstreamer 1.x has been added.
+ - OpenGL support for TI OMAP platforms has been added.
+ - OpenGL support for Allwinner platforms has been added.
+ - OpenMAX support for RasberryPi has been added.
+
+ Updated/fixed packages: acl, attr, autoconf, avahi, barebox,
+ bind, binutils, busybox, bwm-ng, bzip2, cifs-utils, colletctd,
+ cpanminus, cups, curl, dash, dbus, dhcp, directfb,
+ directfb-examples, dnsmasq, dosfstools, dropbear, dtc,
+ e2fsprogs, ed, efl, enlightenment, erlang, ethtool, fbgrab,
+ fftw, firmware-imx, flot, fltk, freetype, gawk, gdk-pixbuf,
+ gettext, gmp, gnutls, gsl, gutenprint, gvfs, gzip, haserl,
+ hiawatha, httping, icu, imagemagick, imlib2, imx-lib,
+ intltool, iozone, ipset, iptables, jquery, jquery-keyboard,
+ jquery-sparkline, kmod, less, libart, libcdaudio, libcgicc,
+ libesmtp, libftdi, libfuse, libglib2, libgtk, libgtk2, libidn,
+ libiqrf, liblog4c-localtime, libnspr, libnss, libpcap,
+ libroxml, libserial, libsigsev, libsoup, libtool, libtpl,
+ libvncserver, libxml2, linphone, lm_sensors, logrotate,
+ ltrace, lttng, luafilesystem, luajit, minicom, monit, mpg123,
+ mtd, mutt, mxml, neard, netatask, netsnmp, nettle,
+ network-manager, nodejs, nss-mdns, openssh, openswan, openvpn,
+ opkg, opus, pcre, perl-cross, php, pixman, poco, polarssl,
+ pulseaudio, pv, python, python3, qt, qt5, qt5declarative,
+ qt5jsbackend, qt5quick1, readline, rpi-firmware, ruby, samba,
+ sane-backends, sconeserver, sdl_image, sdparm, ser2net,
+ socketcand, sqlite, squid, strace, tcl, tcpdump, tinyhttpd,
+ tvheadend, tzdata, uboot, udpcast, usb_modeswitch,
+ usb_modeswitch_data, usbutils, webkit, wireshark, wvstreams,
+ xapp_luit, xapp_xmodmap, xenomai, xfsprogs, xlib_libX11, zic,
+ zlib.
+
+ New packages: a10disp, aespipe, am33x-cm3, cppcms, dhcpcd,
+ dropwatch, dtc, ecryptfs-utils, eglibc, elf2flt, fdk-aac,
+ gcc-final, gcc-initial, gcc-intermediate, git,
+ gpu-viv-bin-mx6q, gst1-plugins-bad, gst1-plugins-base,
+ gst1-plugins-good, gst1-plugins-ugly, gst-omx,
+ gst-plugin-x170, gstreamer1, jimtcl, lbase64, libassuan,
+ libbsd, libcec, libdvbsi, libedit, libgpgme, libqmi,
+ libqrencode, libsvg, libsvg-cairo, libunwind, libvpx,
+ linux-headers, lockdev, luabitop, luacrypto, lua-ev,
+ luaexpatutils, msgpack, ocrad, on2-8170-libs,
+ on2-8170-modules, p11-kit, pax-utils, ptpd, ptpd2,
+ python-pyro, ramspeed/smp, snappy, strongswan, sunxi-boards,
+ sunxi-cedarx, sunxi-mali, sunxi-tools, ti-gfx, tinymembench,
+ tree, tstools, uclibc, w_scan.
+
+ Issues resolved (http://bugs.uclibc.org):
+
+ #4718: python (built for powerpc) distutils has paths to host
+ compiler toolchain
+ #5516: appended device tree blobs on uImage fails
+ #6302: Versions of packages retrieved from github.com are wrong
+ #6308: dosfstools download link is wrong
+ #6326: Dropbear: Add options to allow better config for
+ different target devices (e.g. routers)
+ #6338: Wrong download link for minicom package
+ #6344: Wrong handling of license text files with same name and
+ different directory
+ #6374: gnutls package broken if linux cryptodev module
+ selected
+ #6410: omap3_beagle has uimage error load address error
+
2013.05, Released May 31th, 2013:
Minor fixes.