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-rw-r--r--Makefile2
-rw-r--r--docs/website/download.html22
-rw-r--r--docs/website/news.html24
4 files changed, 111 insertions, 12 deletions
diff --git a/CHANGES b/CHANGES
index c8b6352105..1731996bfa 100644
--- a/CHANGES
+++ b/CHANGES
@@ -1,3 +1,78 @@
+2016.05-rc1, Released May 10th, 2016
+
+ Fixes all over the tree and new features.
+
+ Architectures: new ARM variants: Cortex A17 and M4, improved
+ nonmmu (cortex-M) support, m68k has been re-enabled with
+ support for ColdFire. For x86, support for the i386 variant
+ has been dropped.
+
+ Toolchain: Add GCC 6 support, remove GCC 4.5, mark GCC 4.7 as
+ deprecated. Go programming language support, Add Binutils 2.26
+ support. Old Sourcery PowerPC external toolchains removed,
+ Sourcery MIPS 2016.06-8, AMD64 2015.11-139, NiosII 2015.11-130
+ added, Linaro ARM/ARMeb/Aarch64 toolchains updated.
+
+ New defconfigs: Firefly RK3288, Boundary Devices i.MX7 Nitrogen7,
+ STM32F429 and STM32F469 Discovery boards, Hardkernel ODROID-C2,
+ Raspberry Pi Zero and Raspberry Pi 3. Some Qemu defconfigs were
+ added for m68k, eXtensa-nommu and ColdFire.
+
+ Linux: use zImage by default on ARM, subversion repository
+ support (for u-boot as well).
+
+ New packages: aer-inject, android-tools, cannelloni,
+ cbootimage, cgroupfs-mount, connman-gtk, crudini, dt,
+ gmrender-resurrect, flannel, font-awesome, freeswitch, go,
+ go-bootstrap, gr-osmosdr, granite, i7z, imx-uuc,
+ kodi-adsp-basic, kodi-adsp-freesurround,
+ kodi-audiodecoder-opus, kodi-pvr-hdhomerun,
+ kodi-screensaver-asterwave, kodi-screensaver-cpblobs,
+ kodi-screensaver-matrixtrails, kodi-screensaver-planestate,
+ kodi-screensaver-rsxs, kodi-visualisation-fishbmc,
+ kodi-visualisation-fountain, kodi-visualisation-goom, libgee,
+ libimxvpuapi, libpjsip, libtomcrypt, libtommath, libusbgx,
+ lksctp-tools, mali-t76x, mkpimage, mpv, msr-tools, nload,
+ norm, nvme, owfs, pound, privoxy, procrank_linux, putty,
+ python-autobahn, python-characteristic, python-crossbar,
+ python-cryptography, python-iniparse, python-iowait,
+ python-lmdb, python-pexpect, python-ptyprocess,
+ python-pyasn-modules, python-pygments, python-pymysql,
+ python-pynacl, python-pyopenssl, python-pysocks,
+ python-pytrie, python-rpi-gpio, python-service-identity,
+ python-setproctitle, python-shutilwhich, python-treq,
+ python-txaio, python-ujson, python-wsaccel, qt5canvas3d,
+ qt5location, qt5quickcontrols2, qt5serialbus, qt5tools,
+ raptor, scrub, taskd, tegrarcm, turbolua, valijson,
+ wayland-protocols, webkitgtk, wilc1000-firmware, wpan-tools,
+ xdriver_xf86-video-amdgpu
+
+ Removed packages: foomatic-filters, python-m2crypto,
+ qt5quick1, qt5webkit-examples, samba, xdriver_xf86-input-void
+
+ Issues resolved (http://bugs.buildroot.org):
+
+ #6830: Qt5: no fonts are installed
+ #7562: musl buildroot-toolchain and BR2_MIPS_SOFT_FLOAT break
+ #7580: Invalid filesystem in Pandaboard defconfig
+ #8346: wf111 package removes all kernel module dependencies
+ #8436: xserver_xorg-server Segmentation fault
+ #8736: IPV6 forced on in busybox
+ #8746: At startup system stops with 'cannot set terminal proces..
+ #8751: make fail [fio does not build on sh]
+ #8766: Compiling host-gcc-final-4.9.3 broken on i386
+ #8771: make savedefconfig modifies sources
+ #8781: Unable to build uboot for imx28evk
+ #8786: gdb fails to build with xz and expat support at the same
+ #8801: Compilation of Buildroot 2016.2 for Raspberry Pi with...
+ #8806: Buildroot 2016.2 for Raspberry Pi requires that ext4...
+ #8836: Can't select Vim in menuconfig
+ #8851: Make sure fio can compile with libaio support if it...
+ #8861: With buildroot 2016.02 trying to build for corei7-avx
+ fails while trying to build host-binutils
+ #8866: Making an USB flash bootable with extlinux build with
+ buildroot does not work
+
2016.02, Released March 1st, 2016
Minor fixes, mostly security related.
diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile
index daa32a41d8..32bbfc4a8d 100644
--- a/Makefile
+++ b/Makefile
@@ -41,7 +41,7 @@ else # umask
all:
# Set and export the version string
-export BR2_VERSION := 2016.05-git
+export BR2_VERSION := 2016.05-rc1
# Save running make version since it's clobbered by the make package
RUNNING_MAKE_VERSION := $(MAKE_VERSION)
diff --git a/docs/website/download.html b/docs/website/download.html
index 9e1642b33b..401efcf88a 100644
--- a/docs/website/download.html
+++ b/docs/website/download.html
@@ -41,41 +41,41 @@
<p><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02.tar.bz2.sign">PGP signature</a></p>
</div>
</div>
-<!--
- <h3 style="text-align: center;">Latest release candidate: <b>2016.02-rc3</b></h3>
+
+ <h3 style="text-align: center;">Latest release candidate: <b>2016.05-rc1</b></h3>
<div class="row mt centered">
<div class="col-sm-6">
<div class="flip-container center-block" ontouchstart="this.classList.toggle('hover');">
<div class="flipper">
<div class="front">
- <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.gz"><img src="images/zip.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
+ <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.gz"><img src="images/zip.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
</div>
<div class="back">
- <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.gz"><img src="images/zip.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
+ <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.gz"><img src="images/zip.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
</div>
</div>
</div>
- <h3><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.gz">buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.gz</a></h3>
- <p><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.gz.sign">PGP signature</a></p>
+ <h3><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.gz">buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.gz</a></h3>
+ <p><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.gz.sign">PGP signature</a></p>
</div>
<div class="col-sm-6">
<div class="flip-container center-block" ontouchstart="this.classList.toggle('hover');">
<div class="flipper">
<div class="front">
- <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.bz2"><img src="images/package.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
+ <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2"><img src="images/package.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
</div>
<div class="back">
- <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.bz2"><img src="images/package.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
+ <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2"><img src="images/package.png" width="180" alt=""></a>
</div>
</div>
</div>
- <h3><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.bz2">buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.bz2</a></h3>
- <p><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.02-rc3.tar.bz2.sign">PGP signature</a></p>
+ <h3><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2">buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2</a></h3>
+ <p><a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2.sign">PGP signature</a></p>
</div>
</div>
--->
+
This and earlier releases (and their PGP signatures) can always be downloaded from
<a href="/downloads/">http://buildroot.net/downloads/</a>.
</div>
diff --git a/docs/website/news.html b/docs/website/news.html
index 9155e3ccac..0b97d7470b 100644
--- a/docs/website/news.html
+++ b/docs/website/news.html
@@ -9,6 +9,30 @@
<h2>News</h2>
<ul class="timeline">
+ <li>
+ <div class="timeline-badge"><i class="glyphicon glyphicon-thumbs-up"></i></div>
+ <div class="timeline-panel">
+ <div class="timeline-heading">
+ <h4 class="timeline-title">2016.05-rc1 released</h4>
+ <p><small class="text-muted"><i class="glyphicon glyphicon-time"></i>10 May 2016</small></p>
+ </div>
+ <div class="timeline-body">
+ <p>We have a new release candidate! Lots of
+ changes all over the tree, see
+ the <a href="http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/plain/CHANGES?id=2016.05-rc1">CHANGES</a>
+ file for details.
+ </p>
+
+ <p>Head to the <a href="/downloads/">downloads page</a> to pick up the
+ <a href="/downloads/buildroot-2016.05-rc1.tar.bz2">2016.05-rc1
+ release candidate</a>, and report any
+ problems found to the
+ <a href="support.html">mailing list</a> or
+ <a href="https://bugs.buildroot.org">bug tracker</a>.</p>
+ </div>
+ </div>
+ </li>
+
<li class="timeline-inverted">
<div class="timeline-badge"><i class="glyphicon glyphicon-thumbs-up"></i></div>
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