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2017-03-09 Alan Modra <>
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2016-09-26 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (display_power_gnu_attribute): Catch truncated section
for all powerpc attributes. Display long double ABI. Don't
capitalize words, except for names. Show known bits of tag values
when some unknown bits are present. Whitespace fixes.
2016-08-03 Tristan Gingold <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-08-03 Tristan Gingold <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-07-01 Nick Clifton <>
* Import this patch from the mainline:
2016-07-01 Nick Clifton <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp
(objcopy_test_without_global_symbol): Expect this test to fail on
the AArch64 and ARM targets, since they preserve their mapping
2016-07-01 Tristan Gingold <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-07-01 Tristan Gingold <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-07-01 Tristan Gingold <>
* NEWS: Add marker for 2.27.
2016-07-30 Tristan Gingold <>
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Fix mis-placement.
2016-06-28 Nick Clifton <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/ar.exp: Relax previous restriction on
Alpha targets. Allow ELF based Alpha targets.
2016-06-28 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/ar.exp: Use `supports_gnu_unique' with
the `unique_symbol' test.
2016-06-28 Alan Modra <>
PR 20304
* objdump.c (objdump_print_symname): Don't attempt to retrieve
version info from synthetic symbols.
2016-06-24 Alan Modra <>
* objcopy.c (find_section_rename): Forward declare. Remove
ibfd and sec_ptr param. Add old_name param. Allow for NULL
returned_flags. Move read of section name and flags to..
(setup_section): Update find_section_rename call.
(filter_symbols): Rename section symbols for renamed sections.
(copy_object): Call filter_symbols when renamed sections.
* testsuite/lib/binutils-common.exp (is_bad_symtab): New.
* testsuite/binutils-all/update-section.exp: Revert 96037eb0
mips xfail.
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp (copy_executable): Use
(localize-hidden-1): xfail if is_bad_symtab.
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.exp: Use is_bad_symtab to select
between mips/tmips.
2016-06-24 Alan Modra <>
* objdump.c (struct print_file_list): Add "max_printed".
(try_print_file_open): Init new field.
(show_line): Don't show 5 context lines when redisplaying source.
2016-06-22 Nick Clifton <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/ar.exp: Skip tests for Alpha target.
Skip bfdtest1 tests for tic30 target.
* testsuite/binutils-all/arm/objdump.exp: Skip for aout arm
* testsuite/binutils-all/compress.exp: Expect some tests to fail
on the nds32.
* testsuite/binutils-all/copy-3.d: Skip for go32 targets.
* testsuite/binutils-all/copy-4.d: Skip for AIX and linuxecoff
* testsuite/binutils-all/nm.exp: Treat beos based targets as ELF
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp: Only run reverse bytes tests
if the bintest.o file was created. Use the
get_standard_section_names proc to get the name of the data
* testsuite/binutils-all/objdump.exp: Update regexps to allow for
RX section names.
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.exp: Use
get_standard_section_names proc to get the name of the data
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.r: Allow for non standard text
section names.
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.s: Update regexps for tilepro.
* testsuite/binutils-all/size.exp: Allow for non standard section
* testsuite/binutils-all/update-section.exp: Expect comapre 1vs4
to fail on mips targets.
* testsuite/lib/utils-lib.exp (default_binutils_run): Use
get_standard_section_names proc.
(run_dump_test): Likewise.
(proc get_standard_section_names): New proc.
2016-06-22 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (dynamic_section_mips_val): Increase size of timebuf.
(process_mips_specific): Likewise.
(process_gnu_liblist): Likewise.
2016-06-21 Graham Markall <>
* readelf.c (decode_ARC_machine_flags): Remove E_ARC_MACH_NPS400
2016-06-15 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (is_24bit_abs_reloc): Add support for R_FT32_20
2016-06-14 John Baldwin <>
* objcopy.c (do_elf_stt_common): Use correct type.
2016-06-14 Alan Modra <>
* ar.c: Expand uses of bfd_my_archive.
* size.c: Likewise.
2016-06-14 Alan Modra <>
PR ld/20241
* bucomm.c (bfd_get_archive_filename): Return file name within thin
2016-06-02 Nick Clifton <>
PR 20089
* objcopy.c (group_signature): Fail if the input symbol table has
not been loaded, or if the sh_info field of the group header is 0.
* dwarf.c (display_debug_frames): Do not display any
interpretation if the block consists solely of DW__CFA_NOPs.
2016-05-31 Alan Modra <>
* objcopy.c: Formatting, whitespace throughout.
(copy_main): Init newsym->othersym.
(parse_symflags): Make len a size_t. Adjust uses.
2016-05-25 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/14625
* NEWS: Mention --enable-64-bit-archive.
2016-05-18 Nick Clifton <>
PR 20096
* objcopy.c (copy_relocations_in_section): Also check for the
symbol pointed to by sym_ptr_ptr being NULL.
2016-05-18 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mixed-mips16-micromips.d: New test.
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mixed-mips16-micromips.s: New test
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mips.exp: Run the new test.
2016-05-18 Nick Clifton <>
* po/sv.po: Updated Swedish translation.
2016-05-18 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* readelf.c (dynamic_section_mips_val) <DT_MIPS_RLD_VERSION>
`d_val' rather than `d_ptr' member of the dynamic entry.
2016-05-17 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* testsuite/lib/binutils-common.exp (supports_gnu_unique): New
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp: Use `supports_gnu_unique'
with the `strip-10' test.
2016-05-16 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp: Don't skip the `strip-10'
test for the V850.
2016-05-11 Andrew Bennett <>
* readelf.c (print_mips_ases): Add DSPR3.
2016-05-10 Thomas Preud'homme <>
* readelf.c (display_arm_attribute): Add output for Tag_DSP_extension.
(arm_attr_public_tags): Define DSP_extension attribute.
2016-05-10 Andrew Burgess <>
* doc/binutils.texi (nm): Update description of --size-sort.
2016-05-09 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/20063
* readelf.c (get_32bit_section_headers): Warn if an out of range
sh_link or sh_info field is encountered.
(get_64bit_section_headers): Likewise.
2016-05-04 Senthil Kumar Selvaraj <>
* testsuite/lib/binutils-common.exp (is_elf_format): Add avr-*-*.
2016-05-03 Nick Clifton <>
* po/sv.po: Updated Swedish translation.
2016-04-29 Pitchumani Sivanupandi <>
* readelf.c (is_32bit_pcrel_reloc): Return true if reloc is 32-bit
PC relocation for AVR target.
(is_none_reloc): Return true if reloc is any of AVR diff
2016-04-29 Nick Clifton <>
PR 19938
* readelf.c (get_solaris_segment_type): New function.
(get_segment_type): Call it.
2016-04-28 Nick Clifton <>
* po/zh_CN.po: Updated Chinese (simplified) translation.
2016-04-28 Nick Clifton <>
PR target/19722
* testsuite/binutils-all/aarch64/illegal.s: New test.
* testsuite/binutils-all/aarch64/illegal.d: New test driver.
2016-04-20 Trevor Saunders <>
* resres.c: Likewise.
2016-04-15 H.J. Lu <>
* Regenerated with automake 1.11.6.
* aclocal.m4: Likewise.
* doc/ Likewise.
2016-04-14 Nick Clifton <>
PR target/19938
* testsuite/binutils-all/i386/compressed-1b.d: Allow for the
string sections possibly having the SHF_STRINGS flag bit set.
* testsuite/binutils-all/i386/compressed-1c.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.s: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/readelf.s-64: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/x86-64/compressed-1b.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/x86-64/compressed-1c.d: Likewise.
2016-04-13 Nick Clifton <>
PR target/19938
* readelf.c (get_solaris_section_type): New function: Returns the
name of Solaris specific section types.
(get_solaris_dynamic_type): New function: Return the name of
Solaris specific dynamic types.
(get_dynamic_type): Use get_solaris_dynamic_type.
(get_section_type_name): Use get_solaris_section_type.
(get_solaris_symbol_visibility): New function: Returns Solaris
specific symbol visibilities.
(print_dynamic_symbol): Use get_solaris_symbol_visibility.
(process_symbol_table): Likewise.
2016-04-13 Andreas Arnez <>
* dwarf.h (init_dwarf_regnames_s390): Declare.
* dwarf.c (dwarf_regnames_s390): New.
(init_dwarf_regnames_s390): New.
(init_dwarf_regnames): Call it.
* objdump.c (dump_dwarf): Likewise.
2016-04-11 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mips16-undecoded.d: New test.
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mips16-undecoded.s: New test
* testsuite/binutils-all/mips/mips.exp: Run the new test.
2016-04-04 Nick Clifton <>
PR 19872
* dwarf.c (display_debug_aranges): Skip warning about unrecognised
version number if the version is zero.
2016-03-29 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (get_data): Use BFD_VMA_FMT to print bfd_size_type vars.
(get_dynamic_data): Likewise.
2016-03-22 Nick Clifton <>
PR 19851
* dwarf.c (SAFE_BYTE_GET): Replace local dynamic array allocation
with run time size check.
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-03-21 Andrew Burgess <>
* readelf.c (decode_ARC_machine_flags): Handle nps400.
2016-03-21 Andrew Burgess <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Move arc processing into...
(decode_ARC_machine_flags): ... new function. Remove use of
EF_ARC_CPU_GENERIC, change default case from "generic arc" to
"unknown arc". Merged ABI printing between two machine types.
2016-03-21 Andrew Burgess <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/objdump.exp (cpus_expected): Add ARC700
to the architecture list.
2016-03-21 Nick Clifton <>
* dlltool.c: Replace use of alloca with call to xmalloc.
* dllwrap.c: Likewise.
* nlmconv.c: Likewise.
* objdump.c: Likewise.
* resrc.c: Likewise.
* winduni.c: Likewise.
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-03-07 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/19775
* testsuite/binutils-all/ar.exp (proc empty_archive): New proc.
Run the new proc.
* testsuite/binutils-all/empty: New, empty, file.
2016-03-04 Matthew Wahab <>
* readelf.c (arm_attry_tag_FP_arch): Add "NEON for ARMv8.1".
2016-02-26 H.J. Lu <>
PR ld/19645
* NEWS: Mention --elf-stt-common= for objcopy.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --elf-stt-common= for objcopy.
* objcopy.c (do_elf_stt_common): New.
(command_line_switch): Add OPTION_ELF_STT_COMMON.
(copy_options): Add --elf-stt-common=.
(copy_usage): Add --elf-stt-common=.
(copy_object): Also check do_elf_stt_common for ELF targets.
(copy_file): Handle do_elf_stt_common.
(copy_main): Handle OPTION_ELF_STT_COMMON.
* readelf.c (apply_relocations): Support STT_COMMON.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1.s: New file.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1a.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1b.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1c.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1d.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1e.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-1f.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2.s: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2a.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2b.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2c.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2d.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2e.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/common-2f.d: Likewise.
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp
(objcopy_test_elf_common_symbols): New proc.
Run objcopy_test_elf_common_symbols for ELF targets
2016-02-16 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/19647
* readelf.c (get_section_type_name): Add a missing break.
2016-02-16 Claudiu Zissulescu <>
* readelf.c (is_32bit_pcrel_reloc): Add R_ARC_32_PCREL.
2016-02-15 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (get_section_type_name): Add hex prefix to offsets
printed for LOPROC and LOOS values. Ensure that a result is
always returned for the V850 target, even when an unrecognised
processor specific value is encountered.
(process_section_headers): Display key values in the order in
which they appear to the user. Add the "C (compressed)" value to
the list.
2016-02-12 H.J. Lu <>
* doc/binutils.texi: Fix a typo.
2016-02-05 Cupertino Miranda <>
* testsuite/binutils-all/objdump.exp: Update expected default
architecture value for ARC binaries.
2016-02-02 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/19547
* testsuite/binutils-all/objcopy.exp
(objcopy_test_without_global_symbol): New proc.
Run objcopy_test_without_global_symbol.
* testsuite/binutils-all/pr19547.c: New file.
2016-01-28 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/19523
* (check-DEJAGNU): Pass CC and CC_FOR_BUILD to
* Regenerated.
* testsuite/binutils-all/compress.exp (test_gnu_debuglink): New
Run test_gnu_debuglink for native ELF build.
2016-01-20 Nick Clifton <>
PR 19495
* testsuite/binutils-all/dlltool.exp: Fix tests for targets which
do not support inserting leading underscores.
2016-01-20 Mickael Guene <>
* readelf.c (get_elf_section_flags): Display y letter for section
with SHF_ARM_NOREAD section flag in readelf section output.
(process_section_headers): Add y letter in readelf section output
key mapping for ARM architecture.
* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Display NOREAD attributes as
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Note that it is correct for
sections to have both the READONLY and NOREAD attributes.
2016-01-19 John Baldwin <>
* readelf.c (get_freebsd_elfcore_note_type): Remove unused variable.
2016-01-19 John Baldwin <>
* readelf.c (get_freebsd_elfcore_note_type): New
(process_note): Add support for FreeBSD core notes.
2016-01-18 Miranda Cupertino <>
Zissulescu Claudiu <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Add support for newer ARC ELF
header flags.
2016-01-18 Alan Modra <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-01-17 Alan Modra <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2016-01-17 Alan Modra <>
* testsuite/lib/binutils-common.exp (is_elf_format): Return true
for m68hc11/12 and xgate triples.
2016-01-17 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (is_32bit_abs_reloc): Add R_M68HC11_32.
2016-01-01 Alan Modra <>
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