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Bug Fix Advisory binutils bug fix update

Advisory: RHBA-2005:260-05
Type: Bug Fix Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2005-05-18
Last updated on: 2005-05-18
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)

Details

An updated binutils package that fixes several bugs is now available.

Binutils is a collection of utilities used for the creation of executable code.

This updated package addresses the following issues:

-- A bug in ar xo mode
-- Linker handling of debug sections refering to linkonce sections
-- Avoids optimizing .eh_frame section language specific data if no
relocations were against them

All users of binutils should upgrade to this updated package, which
resolves these issues.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure that all previously-released
errata relevant to your system have been applied. Use Red Hat
Network to download and update your packages. To launch the Red Hat
Update Agent, use the following command:

up2date

For information on how to install packages manually, refer to the
following Web page for the System Administration or Customization
guide specific to your system:

http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/enterprise/

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 3)

SRPMS:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 285fa09605a6b24ef362e1c5e55dea34
 
IA-32:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2d1b40f57e22a5376f48c0e9b6ca3e8f
 
x86_64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: f1f22bfc8396cab0d5ebe381c6d64fa0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 285fa09605a6b24ef362e1c5e55dea34
 
IA-32:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2d1b40f57e22a5376f48c0e9b6ca3e8f
 
IA-64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2e6ac0fd364d5cedb4ba909e709aef44
 
PPC:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 299861d037b8cec4a82dc5914864075b
 
s390:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 90bedd4c41924eca00362c77b0f220e5
 
s390x:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 4c933ae26237044bfaa272b0dbc8f5f9
 
x86_64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: f1f22bfc8396cab0d5ebe381c6d64fa0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 3)

SRPMS:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 285fa09605a6b24ef362e1c5e55dea34
 
IA-32:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2d1b40f57e22a5376f48c0e9b6ca3e8f
 
IA-64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2e6ac0fd364d5cedb4ba909e709aef44
 
x86_64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: f1f22bfc8396cab0d5ebe381c6d64fa0
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 3)

SRPMS:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.src.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 285fa09605a6b24ef362e1c5e55dea34
 
IA-32:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2d1b40f57e22a5376f48c0e9b6ca3e8f
 
IA-64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: 2e6ac0fd364d5cedb4ba909e709aef44
 
x86_64:
binutils-2.14.90.0.4-37.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHBA-2006:0146
    MD5: f1f22bfc8396cab0d5ebe381c6d64fa0
 

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

104344 - ar command fails to preserve dates across NFS


Keywords

ar, linkonce, LSDA


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