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2005-12-30 Jie Zhang <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_name): Add case for Blackfin.
2005-12-27 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am".
(Makefile): Remove dependency.
* Regenerate.
2005-12-26 Jan-Benedict Glaw <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as VAX maintainer.
2005-12-22 Randolph Chung <>
* rddbg.c (read_section_stabs_debugging_info): Add $GDB_SYMBOLS$
entry to names[] array for SOM binaries.
2005-12-21 H.J. Lu <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as x86_64 maintainer.
2005-12-16 Nathan Sidwell <>
Second part of ms1 to mt renaming.
* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Use EM_MT.
(dump_relocations, get_machine_name): Adjust.
2005-12-12 Nathan Sidwell <>
* Replace ms1 files with mt files.
* Rebuilt.
* readelf.c (elf/mt.h): Adjust #include.
2005-11-30 Nick Clifton <>
* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add fi.
* configure: Regenerate.
* po/fi.po: New file: Finnish translation.
2005-11-21 Arnold Metselaar <>
* MAINTAINERS: add myself as Z80 maintainer
2005-11-17 Andrew Haley <>
* cxxfilt.c (main): Flush output at newline.
2005-11-16 Mark Mitchell <>
* doc/binutils.texi: Include config.texi and @file documentation
for manual pages.
2005-11-15 Jan Beulich <>
* objcopy.c (keep_file_symbols): New.
(enum command_line_switch): Add OPTION_KEEP_FILE_SYMBOLS.
(strip_options): Add --keep-file-symbols.
(copy_options): Likewise.
(copy_usage): Likewise.
(strip_usage): Likewise.
(filter_symbols): Act upon keep_file_symbols.
(strip_main): Handle OPTION_KEEP_FILE_SYMBOLS.
(copy_main): Likewise.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --keep-file-symbols for objcopy
and strip.
2005-11-14 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* readelf.c (struct dump_list_entry, request_dump_byname)
(initialise_dumps_byname): New.
(parse_args): Call request_dump_byname.
(process_section_contents): Call initialise_dumps_byname.
* doc/binutils.texi (readelf): Mention -x NAME.
* NEWS: Likewise.
2005-11-11 Nick Clifton <>
PR 1150
* readelf.c (get_mips_symbol_other): New function.
(get_symbol_other): New function.
(process_symbol_table): Call get_symbol_other() to get a
description of the st_other field if it contains more information
than just the visibility.
2005-11-07 Steve Ellcey <>
* configure: Regenerate after modifying bfd/warning.m4.
2005-10-30 H.J. Lu <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerated.
* dep-in.sed: Replace " ./" with " ".
2005-10-25 Alan Modra <>
* po/ Regenerate.
* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.
2005-10-24 Bernd Schmidt <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add self as BFIN maintainer.
2005-10-18 Jie Zhang <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add self as BFIN maintainer.
2005-10-11 Danny Smith <>
* rclex.l (handle quotes): Stop parsing hex notation escaped
chars after the first two digits,
2005-10-11 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/1437
* cxxfilt.c (flags): Remove DMGL_TYPES;
(long_options): Rename --no-types to --types.
(usage): Likewise.
(demangle_it): Add a comment describing why _ and $ prefixes are
skipped. Use printf rather than puts to emit the demangled output
in order to avoid emitting a new line character.
(main): Have the -t flag enable type demangling.
Emit a newline after every demangled command line argument.
Copy whitespace from stdin to stdout.
* doc/binutils.texi (c++filt): Document the change to the -t
Document why demangling names on the command line is slightly
different to demangling names read from the standard input.
2005-10-10 Mark Mitchell <>
* doc/ (config.texi): Set top_srcdir.
* doc/ Regenerated.
* doc/binutils.texi: Use at-file.texi from libiberty.
2005-10-10 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/1436
* readelf.c (ABSADDR): New.
(dump_ia64_unwind): Use ABSADDR to get the unwind info address.
2005-10-10 Thomas Weidenmueller <>
* resbin.c (res_to_bin_accelerator): Place the terminating NUL at
the correct location in the bindata structure.
2005-10-10 Bryce Schober <>
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Fix typo: -reg-name-std should be
2005-10-04 Nick Clifton <>
* cxxfilt.c: Treat mangled names specified on the command line in
the same way as mangled names read from stdin.
Add -i switch to disable the display of implementation details.
Add -t switch to disable the demangling of types.
* NEWS: Mention the new switches.
* doc/binutils.texi (cxxfilt): Document the -i and -t switches.
2005-10-03 Mark Mitchell <>
* addr2line.c (usage): Document @file.
* ar.c (usage): Likewise.
* coffdump (usage): Likewise.
* cxxfilt.c (usage): Likewise.
* dlltool.c (usage): Likewise.
* dllwrap.c (usage): Likewise.
* nlmconv.c (usage): Likewise.
* nm.c (usage): Likewise.
* objcopy.c (usage): Likewise.
* objdump.c (usage): Likewise.
* readelf.c (usage): Likewise.
* size.c (usage): Likeise.
* srconv.c (usage): Likewise.
* strings.c (usage): Likewise.
* windres.c (usage): Likewise.
* doc/binutils.texi: Add section on common options.
2005-10-03 H.J. Lu <>
* NEWS: Mention -W/--dwarf.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document -W/--dwarf for objdump.
2005-10-01 Paul Brook <>
* readelf.c (arm_attr_tag_CPU_arch, arm_attr_tag_ARM_ISA_use,
arm_attr_tag_THUMB_ISA_use, arm_attr_tag_VFP_arch,
arm_attr_tag_WMMX_arch, arm_attr_tag_NEON_arch,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_config, arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_R9_use,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_RW_data, arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_RO_DATA,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_GOT_use, arm_attr_tag_ABI_PCS_wchar_t,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_rounding, arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_denormal,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_exceptions, arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_user_exceptions,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_number_model, arm_attr_tag_ABI_align8_needed,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_align8_preserved, arm_attr_tag_ABI_enum_size,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_HardFP_use, arm_attr_tag_ABI_VFP_args,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_WMMX_args, arm_attr_tag_ABI_optimization_goals,
arm_attr_tag_ABI_FP_optimization_goals, arm_attr_public_tags): New.
(display_arm_attribute, process_arm_specific): New functions.
(process_arch_specific): Add EM_ARM.
2005-09-30 Mark Mitchell <>
* dlltool.c (main): Fix typo.
* windres.c (main): Likewise.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* Regenerated.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* sysinfo.y (main): Undo last change.
2005-08-30 Mark Mitchell <>
* addr2line.c (main): Use expandargv.
* ar.c (main): Likewise.
* coffdump.c (main): Likewise.
* cxxfilt.c (main): Likewise.
* dlltool.c (main): Likewise.
* dllwrap.c (main): Likewise.
* nlmconv.c (main): Likewise.
* nm.c (main): Likewise.
* objcopy.c (main): Likewise.
* objdump.c (main): Likewise.
* readelf.c (main): Likewise.
* size.c (main): Likeiwse.
* srcconv.c (main): Likewise.
* strings.c (main): Likewise.
* sysdump.c (main): Likewise.
* sysinfo.y (main): Likewise.
* windres.c (main): Likewise.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerated.
* aclocal.m4: Likewise.
2005-09-30 Catherine Moore <>
* Bfin support.
* Regenerated.
* aclocal.m4: Regenerated.
* readelf.c (elf/bfin.h): Include.
(guess_is_rela): EM_BLACKFIN support.
(dump_relocations): Likewise.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* dwarf.c (fetch_indirect_string): Adjust for section address.
(process_debug_info): Likewise.
(display_debug_loc): Likewise.
(display_debug_ranges): Likewise.
* objdump.c (mach_o_dwarf_sections): New.
(generic_dwarf_sections): Likewise.
(check_mach_o_dwarf): Likewise.
(dump_dwarf): Call check_mach_o_dwarf.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* (objdump_SOURCES): Add dwarf.c.
* Regenerated.
* objdump.c: Include "dwarf.h".
(usage): Add -W/--dwarf.
(long_options): Likewise.
(dump_dwarf_section_info): New.
(load_debug_section): Likewise.
(free_debug_section): Likewise.
(dump_dwarf_section): Likewise.
(dump_dwarf): Likewise.
(dump_bfd): Load symbol table and call dump_dwarf if
dump_dwarf_section_info isn't zero.
(main): Handle -W/--dwarf.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c: Reordered.
(is_relocatable): New.
(dwarf_section): New structure for DWARF section.
(load_debug_section): New.
(free_debug_section): Likewise.
(debug_str_section): Likewise.
(debug_abbrev_section): Likewise.
(debug_str_contents): Removed.
(debug_str_size): Likewise.
(debug_loc_contents): Likewise.
(debug_loc_size): Likewise.
(debug_range_contents): Likewise.
(debug_range_size): Likewise.
(load_debug_str): Likewise.
(free_debug_str): Likewise.
(load_debug_loc): Likewise.
(free_debug_loc): Likewise.
(load_debug_arange): Likewise.
(free_debug_arange): Likewise.
(load_debug_abbrev): Likewise.
(free_debug_abbrev): Likewise.
(fetch_indirect_string): Updated.
(debug_apply_rela_addends): Likewise.
(process_debug_info): Likewise.
(get_debug_info): Likewise.
(display_debug_lines): Likewise.
(display_debug_pubnames): Likewise.
(display_debug_macinfo): Likewise.
(display_debug_abbrev): Likewise.
(display_debug_loc): Likewise.
(display_debug_str): Likewise.
(display_debug_info): Likewise.
(display_debug_aranges): Likewise.
(display_debug_ranges): Likewise.
(display_debug_frames): Likewise.
(display_debug_not_supported): Likewise.
(debug_displays): Likewise.
(display_debug_section): Likewise.
(get_file_header): Set is_relocatable.
2005-09-30 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (debug_apply_rela_addends): Relocate the whole
(process_debug_info): Don't call debug_apply_rela_addends.
(display_debug_frames): Likewise.
(get_debug_info): Call debug_apply_rela_addends.
(debug_displays): Add the "relocate" field.
(display_debug_section): Call debug_apply_rela_addends if
2005-09-30 Matthias Kurz <>
* bucomm.h: Prevent the inclusion of <libintl.h> from the Solaris
version of <locale.h> when ENABLE_NLS is not defined.
2005-09-26 Mark Mitchell <>
* BRANCHES: Mention binutils-csl-gxxpro-3_4-branch.
2005-09-20 Richard Henderson <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): Use unsigned long for address
increments. Use 0x prefix for all hex numbers.
2005-09-09 Richard Earnshaw <>
* readelf.c (get_arm_section_type_name): Add SHT_ARM_PREEMPTMAP and
2005-09-07 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (get_elf_section_flags): Handle 64bit sh_flags.
2005-09-02 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (debug_abbrev_contents): New.
(debug_abbrev_size): Likewise.
(load_debug_abbrev): Likewise.
(free_debug_abbrev): Likewise.
(process_debug_info): Use them.
2005-08-17 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/1179
* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Don't adjust
(adjust_addresses): Don't adjust vma for debugging section.
Adjust lma only for relocatable files.
(dump_bfd): Tell adjust_addresses if it is a relocatable file.
2005-08-16 H.J. Lu <>
* bucomm.h (stpcpy): Declare if HAVE_DECL_STPCPY isn't defined.
* (AC_GNU_SOURCE): Added.
(AC_CHECK_DECLS): Add stpcpy.
* configure: Regenerated.
* Likewise.
2005-08-16 Jakub Jelinek <>
UNW_DEC_RESTORE, UNW_DEC_SPILL_REG): Increase {,ab,t}regname
buffer sizes.
2005-08-15 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document -M e300.
2005-08-14 John David Anglin <>
* readelf.c (slurp_hppa_unwind_table): Fix entry size on hppa64-hpux.
Don't access table entries past the end of the table.
2005-08-13 John David Anglin <>
* readelf.c (get_parisc_segment_type): Handle PT_PARISC_WEAKORDER.
(get_parisc_section_type_name): Handle SHT_PARISC_DLKM.
2005-08-11 H.J. Lu <>
* NEWS: Mention "-t/--section-details" and
* doc/binutils.texi: Document "-t/--section-details". Remove
* readelf.c (do_full_section_name): Renamed to ...
(do_section_details): This.
(option): Rename "-N/--full-section-name" to
(usage): Likewise.
(parse_args): Likewise.
(get_elf_section_flags): Support do_section_details.
(process_section_headers): Updated for do_section_details.
2005-08-04 John David Anglin <>
* readelf.c (get_parisc_dynamic_type): Add new dynamic types.
(get_dynamic_type): Use old values for DT_LOOS and DT_HIOS when
e_machine is EM_PARISC.
(get_parisc_segment_type): Add new segment types.
(get_parisc_section_type_name): Add new section names.
(dynamic_section_parisc_val): Add new table entries.
2005-08-01 Filip Navara <>
* dlltool.c (alphafunc): Remove and replace usage with nfunc.
(nfunc): Fix sorting of fastcall symbols when --kill-at is used.
2005-07-25 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Handle SHN_X86_64_LCOMMON.
(get_symbol_index_type): Likewise.
(get_elf_section_flags): Handle SHF_X86_64_LARGE.
2005-07-21 Eric Christopher <>
* MAINTAINERS: Change affiliation.
2005-07-19 Ben Elliston <>
* readelf.c (read_and_display_attr_value): Remove comment adjacent
to DW_ATE_decimal_float about it being a GNU extension.
2005-07-18 Nick Clifton <>
* binemul.c: Fix name of Red Hat.
* binemul.h: Likewise.
* emul_aix.c: Likewise.
* emul_vanilla: Likewise.
2005-07-18 Ben Elliston <>
* readelf.c (read_and_display_attr_value): Handle a DW_AT_encoding
value of DW_ATE_decimal_float instead of DW_ATE_GNU_decimal_float.
2005-07-16 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerate.
2005-07-15 Eric Christopher <>
* MAINTAINERS: Change affiliation.
2005-07-14 Jim Blandy <>
* readelf.c: #include "elf/m32c.h"
(guess_is_rela, dump_relocations, get_machine_name): Add cases for
* (readelf.o): Update dependencies.
* Regenerated.
2005-07-08 Ben Elliston <>
* bucomm.h: Include <stdarg.h> unconditionally, not only when
ANSI_PROTOTYPES is defined. Remove #ifdef logic.
* dlltool.c: Likewise.
* dllwrap.c: Likewise.
2005-07-07 Kaveh R. Ghazi <>
* bucomm.h (report): Add format attribute.
* dlltool.c (inform): Likewise.
* dllwrap.c (display, inform, warn): Likewise.
* objdump.c (objdump_sprintf): Likewise.
* readelf.c (error, warn): Likewise. Fix format bugs.
2005-07-05 Dmitry V. Levin <>
Nick Clifton <>
* strings.c (filename_and_size_t): New typedef.
(strings_a_section): Skip sections with size greater or equal to
the file size. Cache the file size to avoid repeated stat()s.
(strings_object_file): Pass filename_and_size_t argument to
strings_a_section() via bfd_map_over_sections().
2005-07-04 Alan Modra <>
PR 1004
* objcopy.c (copy_object): Use bfd_make_section_with_flags.
(write_debugging_info): Likewise.
(setup_section): Use bfd_make_section_anyway_with_flags.
2005-07-01 Steve Ellcey <>
* configure: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* objdump.c (NEED_DECLARATION_*): Replace with !HAVE_DECL_*.
* bucomm.h: (NEED_DECLARATION_*): Ditto.
2005-06-30 Ben Elliston <>
* (check-DEJAGNU): Don't search for expect.
* Regenerate.
2005-06-30 Ben Elliston <>
* (EXPECT): Set to expect.
(RUNTEST): Likewise, set to runtest.
* Regenerate.
2005-06-17 Jakub Jelinek <>
(process_section_headers): Use it.
(process_relocs): Don't crash if symsec is not SHT_SYMTAB
(process_version_sections): Use sizeof (Elf_External_Versym)
instead of sh_entsize.
2005-06-16 Nick Clifton <>
* rename.c (simple_copy): Only define if it is going to be used.
(smart_rename): Mark the preserve_dates parameter as possibly
being unused.
* resres.c (write_res_data): Prevent a potential compile time
warning by casting the return value from fwrite.
2005-06-14 H.J. Lu <>
PR 995
* ar.c (BUFSIZE): Moved to ...
* bucomm.h (BUFSIZE): Here.
* bucomm.c: Include <assert.h>.
(bfd_get_archive_filename): New.
* bucomm.h (bfd_get_archive_filename): New.
* objcopy.c (copy_unknown_object): New.
(copy_object): Use bfd_get_archive_filename when reporting input
error. Don't call fatal on unknown arch.
(copy_archive): Call copy_unknown_object on unknown format or
2005-06-14 Jakub Jelinek <>
* readelf.c (cmalloc, xcmalloc, xcrealloc): New functions.
(get_data): Add nmemb argument. Return NULL if nmemb * size
overflows. If var == NULL, allocate one extra byte and
clear it.
(slurp_rela_relocs, slurp_rel_relocs, get_32bit_program_headers,
get_64bit_program_headers, get_program_headers,
get_32bit_section_headers, get_64bit_section_headers,
get_32bit_elf_symbols, get_64bit_elf_symbols, process_section_headers,
process_section_groups, process_relocs, slurp_ia64_unwind_table,
ia64_process_unwind, slurp_hppa_unwind_table, hppa_process_unwind,
get_32bit_dynamic_section, get_64bit_dynamic_section,
process_dynamic_section, process_version_sections, get_dynamic_data,
process_symbol_table, dump_section, load_debug_str, load_debug_loc,
load_debug_range, read_and_display_attr_value, process_debug_info,
get_debug_info, frame_need_space, display_debug_frames,
display_debug_section, process_mips_specific, process_gnu_liblist,
process_corefile_note_segment): Adjust get_data callers. Use
cmalloc, xcmalloc and xcrealloc instead of {m,xm,xre}alloc where
passed size is a product of 2 numbers.
* readelf.c (print_mode): Fix comment typo.
(slurp_rela_relocs, slurp_rel_relocs): Fix memory leaks.
(dump_relocations): Fix a thinko in check for invalid st_name.
(process_program_headers): Don't crash if string_table is NULL.
(process_section_headers): Don't crash if e_shstrndx is invalid.
Ensure string_table_length is 0 if string_table == NULL.
Don't return just because string_table is NULL.
(process_section_groups): Don't crash if symtab's sh_link or
symbol's st_name is invalid. Fix a memory leak. Fix check for
invalid section number entry.
(process_relocs): Don't crash if relocation or symbol section's
sh_link is invalid.
(slurp_ia64_unwind_table, slurp_hppa_unwind_table): Don't crash if
relocation section's sh_info is invalid.
(ia64_process_unwind, hppa_process_unwind): Don't crash if symbol
table's sh_link is invalid.
(process_version_sections): Don't crash on version or symbol
section's sh_link is invalid. Don't crash if symbol's st_shndx
is invalid.
(process_symbol_table): Don't crash if string table is corrupt
or symbol's st_name, st_shndx, vna_name or vda_name is invalid.
(debug_apply_rela_addends): Don't crash if relocation section's
sh_info or sh_link is invalid.
(display_debug_loc): Warn for unterminated .debug_loc section
or start offsets not within .debug_loc section boundaries.
(process_gnu_liblist): Don't crash if liblist section's sh_link
or entry's l_name is invalid.
2005-06-09 Jakub Jelinek <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Don't crash if q->howto == NULL.
If q->howto->name == NULL, print q->howto->type as number instead.
(dump_reloc_set): Likewise.
2005-06-07 Eric Christopher <>
* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Support ms1.
(dump_relocations): Ditto.
(get_machine_name): Ditto.
2005-06-07 Aldy Hernandez <>
Michael Snyder <>
Stan Cox <>
* (readelf.o): Depend on ms1.h.
* Regenerate.
* readelf.c: Include ms1.h.
2005-06-06 H.J. Lu <>
PR 990
* nm.c (print_symbol): Call bfd_find_line before
2005-06-06 Alan Modra <>
* NEWS: Mention new powerpc ld support.
2005-06-03 Steve Ellcey <>
* Check for getc_unlocked prototype.
* configure: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* strings.c (get_char): Only call getc_unlocked if we have seen a
2005-06-03 Nick Clifton <>
* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add zh_TW
* configure: Regenerate.
* po/zh_TW.po: New Chinese (traditional) translation.
2005-05-31 Richard Henderson <>
* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Special case R_ALPHA_LITUSE.
2005-05-29 Richard Henderson <>
* readelf.c (get_alpha_dynamic_type): New.
(get_dynamic_type): Call it.
2005-05-24 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (process_section_groups): Report group section
index. Check if the section member index is valid.
2005-05-23 Fred Fish <>
* addr2line.c (unwind_inlines): New flag for 'i' option.
(usage): Document '-i' option.
(long_options): Recognize '--inlines'.
(translate_addresses): Loop, calling bfd_find_inliner_info as
necessary and printing multiple output lines.
(main): Handle 'i' option.
* doc/binutils.texi (addr2line): Document '-i' option.
* NEWS: Mention new addr2line '-i' option.
2005-05-23 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (fetch_indirect_string): Display a warning message
when a corrupt DW_FORM_strp value is encountered.
(process_debug_info): Mention that the compilation unit offset is
being displayed in hexadecimal.
(display_debug_lines): Fix typo in name of .debug_line section.
2005-05-19 Zack Weinberg <>
* Have 'all' depend on 'info'.
* Regenerate.
2005-05-19 Ben Elliston <>
* readelf.c (read_and_display_attr_value): Handle a DW_AT_encoding
value of DW_ATE_GNU_decimal_float.
2005-05-17 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* doc/ (config.texi): Don't use $<.
* doc/ Regenerated.
2005-05-15 Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes <>
* deflex.l: Ignore CRs
2005-05-15 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* acinclude.m4: Remove obsolete code.
* Update AC_PREREQ.
* doc/ (binutils_TEXINFOS): Define.
(config.texi): Depend on distributed files instead of built
(binutils.dvi, Remove unnecessary rules.
(install-data-local): Renamed from install.
(info-local): Renamed from info.
*, aclocal.m4,, configure,
doc/ Regenerated.
2005-05-14 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (get_ppc_dynamic_type): Display DT_PPC_GOT, not
2005-05-13 Fred Fish <>
* readelf.c: Fix a couple of obvious comment typos,
'debug_str' -> 'debug_ranges' and proecess' -> 'process'.
2005-05-13 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (dump_ia64_unwind): Get stamp with proper size.
2005-05-12 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): If pointer_size has not been
found then assume that it is 4 in order to prevent a seg fault
when process_extend_line_op attempts to read the line data.
2005-05-11 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (get_ppc_dynamic_type): New function for DT_PPC_GLINK.
(get_dynamic_type): Call the above.
2005-05-07 Nick Clifton <>
* Update the address and phone number of the FSF organization in
the GPL notices in the following files:
aclocal.m4, addr2line.c, ar.c, arlex.l, arparse.y, arsup.c,
arsup.h, binemul.c, binemul.h, bucomm.c, bucomm.h, budbg.h,
budemang.c, budemang.h, coffdump.c, coffgrok.c, coffgrok.h,
cxxfilt.c, debug.c, debug.h, deflex.l, defparse.y, dlltool.c,
dlltool.h, dllwrap.c, emul_aix.c, emul_vanilla.c, filemode.c,
ieee.c, nlmconv.c, nlmconv.h, nlmheader.y, nm.c, objcopy.c,
objdump.c, prdbg.c, rclex.l, rcparse.y, rdcoff.c, rddbg.c,
readelf.c, rename.c, resbin.c, rescoff.c, resrc.c, resres.c,
size.c, srconv.c, stabs.c, strings.c, sysdump.c, sysinfo.y,
syslex.l, unwind-ia64.c, unwind-ia64.h, version.c, windres.c,
windres.h, winduni.c, winduni.h wrstabs.c, doc/fdl.texi
2005-05-06 Jan Beulich <>
* objcopy.c (copy_file): Don't delete output upon error here.
(copy_main): Delete output upon error.
2005-05-02 Ben Elliston <>
* dlltool.c (dtab): Remove empty function.
(process_duplicates): Remove calls to dtab().
2005-05-01 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* doc/binutils.texi (strip, objcopy): Clarify the description of
the "--strip-debug" option. Fix a typo.
2005-04-29 H.J. Lu <>
* bucomm.c: Undo the last change.
* bucomm.h: Likewise.
2005-04-29 Ben Elliston <>
* syslex.l (word, number, unit): Remove unused variables.
* nlmheader.y (keyword_tokens): Make static.
* coffdump.c (dump_coff_symbol, coff_dump): Make static.
* coffgrok.c (lofile, last_function_symbol, last_function_type,
last_struct, last_enum, cur_sfile): Make variables static.
* sysdump.c (getCHARS, fillup, getBARRAY, getINT, getBITS,
sysroff_swap_tr_in, sysroff_print_tr_out): Make static.
* sysinfo.y (writecode, it, code, repeat, oldrepeat, name, rdepth,
names, pnames): Likewise.
2005-04-29 Ben Elliston <>
* ar.c (mri_mode): Make static.
* arsup.c (obfd, real_name, outfile): Likewise.
* binemul.c (ar_emul_create): Remove unused function.
(ar_emul_default_create): Likewise.
* binemul.h (ar_emul_create): Remove declaration.
(ar_emul_default_create): Likewise.
(struct bin_emulation_xfer_struct): Remove ar_create member.
* bucomm.c (report): Make static.
* bucomm.h (report): Remove declaration.
* cxxfilt.c (mbuffer): Make static.
(main): Use unsigned ints for some loop control variables.
* readelf.c: Make many global variables static.
* size.c (berkeley_format): Make static.
(long_options): Likewise.
* emul_aix.c (bin_aix_emulation): Remove ar_emul_default_create
structure initialiser.
(bin_aix5_emulation): Likewise.
* emul_vanilla.c (bin_vanilla_emulation): Likewise.
2005-04-27 Ben Elliston <>
* syslex.l: Adjust top-of-file comment: this file is part of GNU
binutils, not GNU ld.
2005-04-25 Nick Clifton <>
* objcopy.c (copy_archive): Initialise 'obfd' field of new
name_list structure.
* objcopy.c (copy_usage): Fix description of -K switch.
* doc/binutils.texi (strip, objcopy): Fix description of -K
2005-04-20 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_frames): Use data factor for
DW_CFA_def_cfa_sf and DW_CFA_def_cfa_offset_sf.
2005-04-19 H.J. Lu <>
* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Skip linker created section.
2005-04-17 H.J. Lu <>
* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Support SEC_GROUP.
2005-04-16 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (debug_apply_rela_addends): Remove redundant %s from
printf string.
2005-04-15 Nick Clifton <>
* objcopy.c (copy_file): Issue an error message when attmepting to
copy an empty input file.
2005-04-14 Alan Modra <>
* (NO_WERROR): Define. Use instead of -Wno-error.
* Include ../bfd/warning.m4 contents.
* Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2005-04-12 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am".
(syslex.o, sysinfo.o, arparse.o, arlex.o): Add -Wno-error to command.
(sysroff.o, defparse.o, deflex.o): Likewise.
(nlmheader.o, rcparse.o, rclex.o): Likewise.
* Regenerate.
* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
2005-04-11 Jan Beulich <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as ix86 Intel mode maintainer.
2005-04-06 Nick Clifton <>
H.J. Lu <>
* po/rw.po: New translation: Kinyarwanda.
* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add rw.
* configure: Regenerate.
2005-04-04 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* readelf.c (debug_apply_rela_addends): Reorder r_info as
necessary for 64-bit MIPS.
2005-04-04 Maciej W. Rozycki <>
* doc/binutils.texi (readelf): Remove a duplicate paragraph.
2005-04-04 Ramana Radhakrishnan <>
PR binutils/813
* objdump.c (dump_symbols): Add a check to see if the section for
the symbol is chosen using process_section_p.
2005-04-01 H.J. Lu <>
* NEWS: Mention new readelf options, "-N/--full-section-name"
and "-g/--section-groups".
* doc/binutils.texi: Document new readelf options,
"-N/--full-section-name" and "-g/--section-groups".
2005-03-31 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (do_full_section_name): New.
(options): Add "--full-section-name"/'N'.
(usage): Add -N/--full-section-name.
(parse_args): Handle 'N'.
(process_section_headers): Print out the full section name if
do_full_section_name isn't 0.
2005-03-31 Nick Clifton <>
* Add a check for <unistd.h> providing a prototype
for getopt() which is compatible with the one in
include/getopt.h. If so then define HAVE_DECL_GETOPT.
* configure: Regenerate.
* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
* addr2line.c: Include "config.h" before "bfd.h" so that
HAVE_DECL_GETOPT is defined before getopt.h is included.
2005-03-21 Jan-Benedict Glaw <>
* doc/binutils.texi: Document new VAX disassembler-specific option
-M entry:0xfooba8.
* NEWS: Mention the new option.
2005-03-29 Anil Paranjpe <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as H8300 maintainer.
2005-03-28 Aaron W. LaFramboise <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Remove cast.
2005-03-25 Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* BRANCHES: Add binutils-csl-arm-2005q1-branch and
2005-03-25 Mark Kettenis <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as M88k maintainer.
2005-03-24 Danny Smith <>
* winduni.c (unicode_from_ascii): Don't declare variables
's' and 'w' if _WIN32. Use MultiByteToWideChar to set the unicode
string len.
2005-03-24 Dmitry Diky <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as MSP430 maintainer.
2005-03-23 Nick Clifton <>
* po/fr.po: Updated translation.
2005-03-22 Nick Clifton <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add Daniel Jacobwitz to the blanket write
privileges list.
2005-03-17 Paul Brook <>
Dan Jacobowitz <>
Mark Mitchell <>
* binutils/readelf.c (get_arm_segment_type): New function.
(get_segment_type): Use it.
2005-03-18 Paul Brook <>
* objdump.c (objdump_print_addr): Avoid uninitialized warning.
2005-03-17 Diego Novillo <>
* MAINTAINERS: Remove self as maintainer of x86 intel
2005-03-16 Nick Clifton <>
Ben Elliston <>
* (werror): New switch: Add -Werror to the
compiler command line. Enabled by default. Disable via
* configure: Regenerate.
2005-03-15 Daniel Marques <>
Nick Clifton <>
* objcopy.c (globalize_specific_list): New linked list of symbols
to convert from local binding into global binding.
(command_line_switch): Add OPTION_GLOBALIZE_SYMBOL and
(copy_options): Add "globalize-symbol" and "globalize-symbols".
(copy_usage): Document the new switches.
(filter_symbols): Convert defined local symbols mentioned on the
globalize_specific_list into global symbols.
(copy_object): Perform actions if the globalize_specific_list is
not empty.
(copy_main): Handle new switches.
* NEWS: Mention new feature.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document new switches.
2005-03-15 Alan Modra <>
* po/es.po: Commit new Spanish translation.
* po/fr.po: Commit new French translation.
2005-03-14 Alan Modra <>
* po/tr.po: Commit new Turkish translation.
2005-03-11 Nick Clifton <>
* po/fr.po: Updated French translation.
2005-03-10 Nick Clifton <>
* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add Romanian lingua "ro".
* configure: Regenerate.
* po/ro.po: New file.
* po/ru.po: Updated file.
2005-03-05 Alan Modra <>
* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.
2005-03-02 Jan Beulich <>
* ar.c (remove_output): Use unlink_if_ordinary instead of unlink.
* objcopy.c (copy_file): Likewise.
(strip_main): Likewise.
2005-03-01 Stig Petter Olsroed <>
Nick Clifton <>
* objdump.c: Fix coding for DISASSEMBLER_NEEDS_RELOC:
(struct objdump_disasm_info): Add 'reloc' field.
(disassemble_bytes): Fix check for when an insn has a reloc
associated with it. Improve comment explaining why the use of
octets is wrong. Set the 'reloc' field in objdump_disasm_info
(objdump_print_addr): Use new 'reloc' field to lookup the correct
address for the symbol associated with the current instruction's
(disassemble_info): Initialise 'reloc' field.
2005-02-28 Jakub Jelinek <>
* readelf.c (get_file_type, get_machine_name, get_osabi_name,
get_segment_type, get_section_type_name, get_elf_class,
get_data_encoding, get_group_flags, dynamic_section_mips_val,
get_symbol_binding, get_symbol_type, get_TAG_name, get_FORM_name,
get_AT_name, process_mips_specific, process_gnu_liblist,
get_note_type, get_netbsd_elfcore_note_type): Use snprintf instead of
sprintf where needed.
(get_dynamic_type): Likewise. Increase buff to 64 bytes.
(get_elf_section_flags): Increase buff to 33 bytes. Avoid
using strcat.
(get_dynamic_flags): Renamed to...
(print_dynamic_flags): ... this. Print the flags to stdout instead
of returning them as string.
(process_dynamic_section): Adjust caller.
2005-02-25 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_ranges): Print out offset for end of
2005-02-23 Alan Modra <>
* dlltool.c: Warning fixes.
* objdump.c: Likewise.
2005-02-22 Alan Modra <>
* (syslex.o, sysinfo.o): Pass AM_CFLAGS to compiler.
(syslex.o, sysinfo.o, dlltool.o, rescoff.o): Remove duplicate
dependencies. Run "make dep-am".
* nlmconv.c: Warning fixes.
* readelf.c: Likewise.
* srconv.c: Likewise.
* sysdump.c: Likewise.
* sysinfo.y: Likewise.
* syslex.l: Likewise. Use yyleng instead of strlen, memcpy instead
of strcpy.
* Regenerate.
2005-02-21 H.J. Lu <>
* objcopy.c (parse_flags): Replace SEC_SHARED with
* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Dump SEC_TIC54X_BLOCK and
SEC_TIC54X_CLINK for TI c54x only. Remove SEC_ARCH_BIT_0. Dump
2005-02-21 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am"
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2005-02-21 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (BYTE_GET8): Delete. Replace uses with BYTE_GET.
(byte_get_little_endian): Don't handle size of -8.
(byte_get_signed, byte_get_big_endian): Likewise.
(print_dec_vma, print_hex_vma): New functions.
(print_vma): Use them. Return chars output.
(get_dynamic_data): Return a bfd_vma array. Add ent_size parm.
(process_symbol_table): Handle alpha and s390 .hash.
2005-02-18 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_loc): Print out offset for end of
2005-02-18 Joseph S. Myers <>
* (TOOL_PROGS): Add objdump.
* Regenerate.
2005-02-17 Alan Modra <>
* deflex.l (YY_NO_UNPUT): Define.
* rclex.l (YY_NO_UNPUT): Define.
* rcparse.y (null_unichar): New static var.
(res_null_text): Use it rather than attempting to init from wchar_t.
* windres.c: Include assert.h and time.h before getopt.h.
Include config.h and unistd.h too.
2005-02-15 Nick Clifton <>
* nlmconv.c: Provide a full prototype for the localtime() function
in order to avoid a compile time warning.
2005-02-11 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (group_count): Don't initialize it.
(process_section_groups): Reurn 1 if we won't do unwind nor
section groups. Set group_count to 0 before counting group
sections and return 1 if there are no group sections. Reread
SHT_SYMTAB/SHT_STRTAB sections only when needed. Don't skip
section 0.
(process_object): Only set do_unwind to 0 if
process_section_groups return 0.
2005-02-10 Ian Lance Taylor <>
* MAINTAINERS: Update my e-mail address.
2005-02-10 Mark Mitchell <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add Paul Brook and Mark Mitchell as ARM (Symbian)
2005-02-07 Inderpreet Singh <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add self as maintainer of MAXQ.
2005-01-31 Richard Sandiford <>
* readelf.c (eh_addr_size): New variable.
(find_section): Move earlier in file. Return empty sections too.
(process_program_headers): Use find_section to find .dynamic.
(process_section_headers): Initialize eh_addr_size.
(dump_ia64_unwind, slurp_ia64_unwind_table, ia64_process_unwind)
(dump_hppa_unwind, slurp_hppa_unwind_table, hppa_process_unwind)
(display_debug_frames): Use it instead of local addr_size variable.
(size_of_encoded_value): Get pointer size from eh_addr_size rather
than is_32bit_elf.
2005-01-31 Andrew Cagney <>
* configure: Regenerate to track ../gettext.m4.
2005-01-31 Nick Clifton <>
* version.c (print_version): Bump the copyright date to 2005.
2005-01-25 Alan Modra <>
* nm.c (display_rel_file): Read dynamic syms before calling
2005-01-21 Ben Elliston <>
* dlltool.c (dump_iat): Remove unused function.
(gen_exp_file): Remove #if 0'd code.
(make_one_lib_file): Likewise.
* srconv.c: Remove #if 0'd code throughout.
* size.c (lprint_number): Remove.
(print_berkeley_format): Remove #if 0'd code.
* ar.c (do_quick_append): Remove declaration and definiton.
(main): Remove #if 0'd code.
* filemode.c (filemodestring): Remove #if 0'd function.
* sysdump.c (unit_info_list): Remove function.
(object_body_list): Likewise.
(program_structure): Likewise.
(debug_list): Likewise.
(module): Remove #if 0'd code.
2005-01-20 Mark Mitchell <>
* BRANCHES: Add binutils-2_15-branch.
* MAINTAINERS: Document branch policy.
* BRANCHES: New file.
2005-01-19 Fred Fish <>
* NEWS: Make note of the new MIPS disassembly option "no-aliases".
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document the "no-aliases"
disassembly option.
2005-01-17 Eugene Kotlyarov <>
PR binutils/647
* rcparse.y (RCDATA): Allow a filename to be supplied as the
parameter. Parse it with define_rcdata_file().
* resrc.c (define_rcdata_file): New function.
* windres.h: Provide a prototype for the new function.
* resrc.c (define_user_file): Fix typo by replacing "font file"
with "file".
2005-01-16 Jason Thorpe <>
* MAINTAINERS: Update my email address.
2005-01-16 Danny Smith <>
* dlltool.c (set_dll_name_from_def): New function. Strip name
to basename, with warning.
(def_name): Use it.
(def_library): Likwise.
(main): Strip arg of --dllname to basename, with warning.
Only use basename of exp_name when inferring dll_name.
2005-01-11 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/637
* doc/binutils.texi (c++filt): Use uppercase CXXFILT in the
footnote in order to prevent the sed script in the Makefile from
converting it into c++filt.
2005-01-10 H.J. Lu <>
BZ 635
readelf.c (saved_base_address): Removed.
(decode_64bit_range): Likewise.
(decode_range): Likewise.
(display_64bit_debug_ranges): Likewise.
(debug_info): Add range_lists, num_range_lists and
(read_and_display_attr_value): Handle do_debug_ranges.
(process_debug_info): Likewise.
(display_debug_ranges): Rewrite.
(process_object): Free range_lists.
2005-01-10 Andreas Schwab <>
* Don't define SKIP_ZEROES.
* configure: Regenerate.
* objdump.c (disassemble_data): Set skip_zeroes and
skip_zeroes_at_end in disasm_info to defaults.
(DEFAULT_SKIP_ZEROES): Rename from SKIP_ZEROES and always define.
always define.
(disassemble_bytes): Use skip_zeroes and skip_zeroes_at_end from
2005-01-05 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_loc): Display base address
specifiers. Always output <End of list>.
2005-01-05 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (have_frame_base): New.
(need_base_address): Likewise.
(saved_base_address): Likewise.
(decode_location_expression): Return 1 if DW_AT_frame_base is
(debug_info): Add base_address and a have_frame_base pointer.
(read_and_display_attr_value): Replace saved_DW_AT_low_pc with
saved_base_address. Record base address. Set have_frame_base.
Record if a location list has DW_AT_frame_base. Display if a
location expression has no DW_AT_frame_base but needs one. Set
saved_base_address only if needed.
(process_debug_info): Clear have_frame_base, saved_base_address
and set need_base_address.
(display_debug_loc): Display if a location expression has no
DW_AT_frame_base but needs one. Display if start >= end. Don't
adjust for section address. Properly handle base address.
(process_object): Free the have_frame_base pointer in
2005-01-04 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_loc): Display offsets for hole and
(display_debug_str): Add a newline at the end.
2005-01-04 Armin Diehl <>
PR binutils/630
* nlmconv.c (main): Only store the basename of the output filename
in the module table.
2005-01-04 H.J. Lu <>
BZ 615
* readelf.c (process_debug_info): New.
(debug_info): Add num_loc_offsets, loc_offsets and
(get_debug_info): Use process_debug_info.
(display_debug_loc): Properly handle location list. Warn if bad
location lists are encoutnered.
(read_and_process_attr_value): New.
(read_and_display_attr_value): Use "%lx" for DW_FORM_data4.
(display_debug_info): Use process_debug_info.
(process_object): Also free loc_offsets in debug_information.
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