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2009-12-31 Eirik Byrkjeflot Anonsen <>
Nick Clifton <>
* objcopy.c (add_redefine_syms_file): Avoid symbol buffer
2009-12-21 Alan Modra <>
* MAINTAINERS: Update my email address.
2009-12-18 Ulrich Weigand <>
* readelf.c (get_note_type): Handle NT_S390_HIGH_GPRS notes.
2009-12-11 Nick Clifton <>
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
* ar.c: Fix shadowed variable warnings.
* bucomm.c: Likewise.
* coffgrok.c: Likewise.
* configure: Likewise.
* dlltool.c: Likewise.
* dllwrap.c: Likewise.
* dwarf.c: Likewise.
* ieee.c: Likewise.
* nlmconv.c: Likewise.
* nm.c: Likewise.
* objcopy.c: Likewise.
* objdump.c: Likewise.
* prdbg.c: Likewise.
* readelf.c: Likewise.
* resbin.c: Likewise.
* resrc.c: Likewise.
* resres.c: Likewise.
* srconv.c: Likewise.
* stabs.c: Likewise.
* sysdump.c: Likewise.
* sysinfo.y: Likewise.
* wrstabs.c: Likewise.
2009-12-10 Tristan Gingold <>
* addr2line.c (pretty_print): New variable.
(long_options): Add an entry for -p/--pretty-print.
(usage): Document -p/--pretty-print.
(translate_addresses): Handle pretty_print. Reindent.
(main): Handle option -p.
* doc/binutils.texi (addr2line): Document -p/--pretty-print.
* NEWS: Mention new feature.
2009-12-09 Tristan Gingold <>
* addr2line.c (translate_addresses): Display addresses
if option -a is used.
(with_addresses): New variable.
(long_options): Add option '-a'.
(usage): Add usage for option '-a'.
(main): Handle option '-a'.
* doc/binutils.texi (addr2line): Document option '-a'.
* NEWS: Mention new feature.
2009-12-08 Cary Coutant <>
* dwarf.c (dwarf_select_sections_by_names): Handle pubtypes correctly.
(debug_displays): Remove duplicate entry for debug_pubtypes.
2009-12-03 David Daney <>
Adam Nemet <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Handle E_MIPS_MACH_OCTEON2 case.
2009-12-03 Nick Clifton <>
PR binutils/11045
* dwarf.c (do_debug_pubtypes): New variable.
(dwarf_select_sections_by_names): Handle .debug_pubtypes.
(dwarf_select_sections_by_letters): Add 't' for .debug_pubtype.
(dwarf_select_sections_all): Set do_debug_pubtypes.
(debug_displays): Add support for .debug_pubtypes.
* dwarf.h (do_debug_pubtypes): Export.
* objdump.c (usage): Add -wt or --dwarf=pubtypes.
* readelf.c (usage): Likewise.
(process_section_headers): Enable debug display if
do_debug_pubtypes is set.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document -wt/--dwarf=pubtypes option.
2009-12-02 Jerker Bäck <>
PR binutils/11017
* dlltool.c (PAGE_SIZE): Delete.
(PAGE_MASK): Provide default definition based on COFF_PAGE_SIZE.
2009-12-01 Joseph Myers <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_name, get_osabi_name): Handle more
allocated values.
2009-11-30 Joseph Myers <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-11-20 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c: Include xc16x.h.
(dump_relocations): Handle relocations for the xc16x target.
(get_machine_name): Accept EM_C166 for xc16x targets.
(is_32bit_abs_reloc): Add support for xc16c 32-bit absolute reloc.
(is_16bit_abs_reloc): Add support for xc16c 16-bit absolute reloc.
(is_none_reloc): Add support for xc16c null reloc.
2009-11-20 Ben Elliston <>
* (syslex.o): Use $(NO_WERROR) not -Wno-error.
(sysinfo.o): Likewise.
* Regenerate.
2009-11-19 Ben Elliston <>
* arlex.l: Enable noinput, nounput flex options.
* syslex.l: Likewise.
2009-11-17 Paul Brook <>
Daniel Jacobowitz <>
* readelf.c (arm_attr_tag_CPU_arch): Add v7E-M.
2009-11-16 Kai Tietz <>
* windmc.c (set_endianess): Use bfd_get_target_info.
* windres.c (set_endianess): Likewise.
(find_arch_match): Removed.
2009-11-11 Nick Clifton <>
* po/id.po: Updated Indonesian translation.
2009-11-11 Jan Kratochvil <>
* Stop checking for fopen64 and stat64.
* strings.c (file_off, file_open, statbuf, file_stat): Remove.
(strings_file): Change file_off to file_ptr, file_open to fopen,
statbuf to struct stat and file_stat to stat.
(get_char): Change parameter type file_off * to file_ptr *.
(print_strings): Change parameter and variable `start' type file_off to
* configure: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
2009-11-11 Jan Kratochvil <>
* Call ACX_LARGEFILE. Stop calling AC_PLUGINS,
AC_SYS_LARGEFILE and checking the Solaris largefile exception.
* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-11-09 Jan Kratochvil <>
* bucomm.c (get_file_size): Update comment for the error return value.
2009-11-08 John David Anglin <>
* readelf.c (slurp_hppa_unwind_table): Don't relocate address twice.
2009-11-05 Kai Tietz <>
* dllwrap.c (is_leading_underscore): New variable.
(cpu_type): New enum type.
(which_cpu): New variable.
(usage): Add new options --no-leading-underscore
and --leading-underscore.
(long_options): Likewise.
(main): Initialize which_host, pass new options
to dlltool, do underscoring dependent on
is_leading_underscore, and do '@12' decoration
only for x86.
2009-11-02 Paul Brook <>
* readelf.c (arm_attr_tag_VFP_arch): Add VFPv4 and VFPv4-D16.
2009-10-28 Kai Tietz <>
* dlltool.c (leading_underscore): New local variable.
(asm_prefix): Interpret leading_underscore.
(xlate): Likewise.
(add_excludes): Use leading_underscore for making
symbol name.
(gen_exp_file): Use leading_underscore for internal
_imp_ symbols.
(usage): Add display of --no-leading-underscore and
--leading-underscore option.
(long_options): Add --no-leading-underscore and
--leading-underscore option.
(main): Handle new options.
* doc/binutils.text: Add documentation of the options
--no-leading-underscore and --leading-underscore.
2009-10-23 Kai Tietz <>
* deflex.l: Allow '<' and '>' in ID names.
* defparse.y (EQUAL): New token constant.
(opt_import_name): New rule for emptry or '==' ID.
(expline): Add opt_import_name as last line element.
(impline): Likewise.
* dlltool.c (ifunct): New member its_name.
(export): Likewise.
(append_import): Add its_name argument.
(defexports): Likewise.
(defimport): Likewise.
(scan_drectve_symbols): Adjust calls to def_exports.
(dump_def_info): Print new optinal import/export table
symbol name.
(generate_idata_ofile): Use its_name member.
(make_one_lib_file): Likewise.
(nfunc): Take its_name in account on sort.
* dlltool.h (def_exports): Add its_name as argument.
(def_import): Likewise.
* doc/binutils.texi: Add new def file syntax extension.
* deflex.l (EQUAL): Add rule for '=='.
* NEWS: Mention new feature.
2009-10-23 Thomas Cougnard <>
* readelf.c (dynamic_info): Correct size of array.
2009-10-21 Ben Elliston <>
2009-10-19 Jerker Bäck <>
PR binutils/10793
* prdbg.c (tg_end_struct_type): Warning fix.
PR binutils/10792
* dlltool.c (dll_name_list_append): Declare variable at start
of block.
(dll_name_list_count, dll_name-list_print): Likewise.
2009-10-16 Doug Evans <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as m32r maintainer.
2009-10-16 Jerker Bäck <>
PR 10764
* (sysinfo.o, syslex.o): Place source file after all
command line switches.
* Regenerate.
2009-10-16 Yann Droneaud <>
PR 10768
* dlltool.c (bfd_get_errmsg): New macro.
(scan_obj_file): Use it.
(make_one_lib_file): Use it.
(make_head): Use it.
(make_delay_head): Use it.
(make_tail): Use it.
(gen_lib_file): Use it.
(identify_dll_for_implib): Use it.
(identify_search_archive): Use it.
2009-10-16 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (usage): Add mention of --debug-dump=frames-interp.
Wrap output to 80 columns.
* objdump.c (usage): Likewise.
* doc/binutils.texi (readelf): Add note about =frames-interp.
2009-10-01 Alan Modra <>
* addr2line.c (slurp_symtab): Don't use bfd_read_minisymbols.
2009-09-29 Nick Clifton <>
* doc/binutils.texi (c++filt): Remove spurious description of
nonexistent --java command line switch for cxxfilt.
2009-09-29 DJ Delorie <>
* readelf.c: Add support for RX target.
* MAINTAINERS: Add DJ and NickC as maintainers for RX.
2009-09-28 Alan Modra <>
* Don't invoke configure.tgt on $enable_targets.
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-09-28 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10478
* readelf.c (get_elf_section_flags): Allow SHN_BEFORE and
SHN_AFTER section link values in x86 binaries.
(process_section_headers): Likewise.
2009-09-25 Dmitry Gorbachev <>
PR 10656
* readelf.c: Remove duplicate declaration of variable do_wide.
* dwarf.h: Add export of do_wide.
2009-09-24 Cary Coutant <>
* dwarf.c (get_TAG_name): Add missing DWARF-3 and new DWARF-4 tags.
(get_FORM_name): Add new DWARF-4 forms.
(read_and_display_attr_value): Add DW_FORM_ref_sig8, DW_LANG_Python.
(get_AT_name): Add new DWARF-4 and GNU-specific attributes.
(process_debug_info): Add do_types parameter; change all callers.
Add support for .debug_types sections.
(display_debug_types): New function.
(debug_displays): Add .debug_types section.
* readelf.c (process_section_headers): Add .debug_types section.
(display_debug_section): Simplify call to streq.
2009-09-25 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (print_dynamic_symbol): Format entries as for
normal symbol table.
(process_symbol_table): Use -7s format string for visibility.
2009-09-22 Richard Sandiford <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_section): Use bfd_get_arch_size
instead of assuming that the address size is 32 bits.
2009-09-21 Alan Modra <>
* readelf.c (get_ppc_dynamic_type): Add TLSOPT.
(get_ppc64_dynamic_type): Likewise.
2009-09-18 Nick Clifton <>
* po/es.po: Updated Spanish translation.
* po/vi.po: Updated Vietnamese translation.
2009-09-11 Paul Pluzhnikov <>
* readelf.c (process_version_sections, process_symbol_table):
Use symbolic constants.
2009-09-11 Nick Clifton <>
* po/binutils.pot: Updated by the Translation project.
2009-09-11 Philippe De Muyter <>
* obcopy.c (copy_object): New parameter `input_arch', architecture
of input file, if not specified in input file itself; all callers
updated; `binary_architecture' hack removed.
(copy_archive, copy_file): New parameter `input_arch', for
`copy_object' usage.
(copy_main): Accept `-B' (`--binary-architecture') option also
for any arch-less input ifile format, not only `binary'; remove
bfd_external_binary_architecture hack; instead, add `input_arch'
to calls to `copy_file'.
* windres.c, windmc.c : Obsolete and useless external references
to `bfd_external_binary_architecture' or `bfd_external_machine'
* doc/binutils.texi: Mention that -B parameter can be used for any
input file type which does not have its own architecture.
2009-09-10 Martin Thuresson <>
Update sources to compile cleanly with -Wc++-compat:
* addr2line.c (slurp_symtab): Fix casts. Introduce variable
minisyms to avoid aliasing varning.
* ar.c: Add casts.
(normalize): Use name del instead of delete.
(display_target_list,display_info_table): Change loop counter
variable a to int.
* bucomm.c: Add casts.
* debug.c: Update function to use new names.
(struct debug_baseclass): Rename member from virtual to
(struct debug_type_s, struct debug_field_s, struct
debug_baseclass_s, struct debug_method_s, struct
debug_method_variant_s, struct debug_type_s): Rename struct from
avoid name collision.
* debug.h: Use new struct names.
* dwarf.c: Add casts.
(free_debug_memory): Change loop counter variable a to int.
* ieee.c: Add casts.
(enum ieee_var_kind): Move to top level.
(ieee_class_baseclass): Rename parameter virtual to is_virtual.
(ieee_class_method_var): Rename variable virtual to is_virtual.
* nm.c: Add casts.
* objcopy.c: Add casts.
(copy_archive): Rename variable delete to del.
* objdump.c: Add casts.
(dump_dwarf_section): Change loop counter variable i to int.
* prdbg.c: Add casts.
(pr_class_baseclass,tg_class_baseclass): Rename parameters virtual
to is_virtual.
* readelf.c: Add casts.
(struct ia64_unw_table_entry,struct hppa_unw_table_entry): Move to
top level.
* size.c: Add casts.
* stabs.c (parse_stab_type, parse_stab_range_type,
(parse_stab_cpp_abbrev): Rename parameter from typename to
(parse_stab_baseclasses): Rename variable virtual to is_virtual.
* strings.c: Add casts.
* wrstabs.c (stab_class_baseclass): Rename parameter virtual to
2009-09-09 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10478:
readelf.c (get_elf_section_flags): Add support for SHF_EXCLUDE and
(process_section_headers): Warn about out of range sh_link
values. When displaying detailed section header information
annote the SHN_BEFORE and SHN_AFTER values.
2009-09-08 Alan Modra <>
* dwarf.c (byte_get_little_endian): Handle size of 3.
(byte_get_big_endian): Likewise.
* readelf.c (byte_put_little_endian): Likewise.
(byte_put_big_endian): Likewise.
(is_24bit_abs_reloc): New function.
(is_none_reloc): Formatting.
(apply_relocations): Use is_24bit_abs_reloc. Handle pj and xtensa
reloc peculiarity.
2009-09-07 Jan Kratochvil <>
* readelf.c (is_none_reloc <EM_XTENSA_OLD>, is_none_reloc <EM_XTENSA>):
2009-09-07 Jan Kratochvil <>
* dwarf.c (process_debug_info): Support section padding abbrev codes.
2009-09-07 Tristan Gingold <>
* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.
2009-09-05 Jan Kratochvil <>
* (sysdump.o): Depend on sysroff.c.
* Regenerate.
2009-09-05 Martin Thuresson <>
* ieee.c (ieee_read_cxx_misc, ieee_read_cxx_class,
ieee_read_reference): Rename variables named class to cxxclass.
2009-09-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* BRANCHES: Add binutils-2_20-branch.
2009-09-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* NEWS: Add marker for 2.20.
2009-09-04 Timo Kreuzer <>
* dlltool.c (delayimp_name): Add new global variable
(usage, long_options, main): Add new option "-y" / "--output-delaylib"
(struct mac): Add fields how_dljtab_size, how_dljtab_roff1,
how_dljtab_roff2, how_dljtab, trampoline.
(i386_dljtab): Add binary stub for x86 delay import.
(i386_trampoline): Add text assembly stub for x86 delay import.
(mtable): Add delay import data for M386 and MX86 only.
(make_delay_head): New function.
(make_one_lib_file): New arg delay creates delay-load import stub.
(gen_lib_file): New arg delay likewise.
(HOW_JTAB, HOW_JTAB_SIZE, HOW_JTAB_ROFF): New arg delay likewise.
(HOW_JTAB_ROFF2, HOW_JTAB_ROFF3): New macros for delay import.
(make_tail): Convert hard TABS embedded in strings to "\t" escapes.
* NEWS: Mention new feature. Also fix whitespace.
* doc/binutils.texi: Updated dlltool documentation.
2009-09-02 Tristan Gingold <>
* Do not copy makefile.vms-in to makefile.vms
* makefile.vms-in: Renamed to...
* makefile.vms: ... this usual name as it is not processed anymore.
Remove WRITE_DEBUG_OBJS (unused) and reorder object files for
2009-09-01 Ralf Wildenhues <>
* (arparse.o, arlex.o, sysroff.o, defparse.o)
(deflex.o, nlmheaders.o, rcparse.o, mcparse.o): Supply correct
source file name for generated files which may be in $(srcdir).
* Regenerate.
2009-09-01 H.J. Lu <>
* version.c (print_version): Change to "Copyright 2009".
2009-09-01 Tristan Gingold <>
* makefile.vms-in: Remove unused VERSION variable. Remove unused
* Ported to Itanium VMS. Create DCL script.
2009-08-29 Martin Thuresson <>
* nlmconv.c (main): Rename variable new to new_name.
2009-08-28 H.J. Lu <>
* (sysinfo$(EXEEXT_FOR_BUILD)): Replace
(syslex.o): Likewise.
(sysinfo.o): Likewise.
(bin2c$(EXEEXT_FOR_BUILD)): Likewise.
* Regenerated.
2009-08-27 Dave Korn <>
* doc/binutils.texi (--only-keep-debug): Relocate stray para here ...
(--subsystem): ... from here.
2009-08-24 Cary Coutant <>
* objdump.c (find_symbol_for_address): Avoid costly call to
2009-08-24 Ralf Wildenhues <>
* (am__skiplex, am__skipyacc): New.
* Regenerate.
2009-08-23 Ralf Wildenhues <>
* (syslex.o): Depend on sysinfo.h config.h.
* Regenerate.
2009-08-22 Ralf Wildenhues <>
* (AM_CPPFLAGS): Renamed from ...
(INCLUDES): ... this.
(bin2c$(EXEEXT_FOR_BUILD): Adjust rule.
(installcheck-local): Renamed from ...
(installcheck): ... this.
* Regenerate.
* (AUTOMAKE_OPTIONS): Remove cygnus, add no-dist and
(MKDEP, CLEANFILES): Remove now-unneeded variables.
(DEP, DEP1, dep.sed, dep, dep-in, dep-am): Remove.
(mkdep section): Remove.
(BUILT_SOURCES): New variable, list $(GENERATED_HFILES).
(EXTRA_ar_SOURCES): New, list $(CFILES).
(syslex.o): Depend on syslex.c.
(sysinfo.o): Depend on sysinfo.c.
(arparse.h, defparse.h, nlmheaders.h rcparse.h mcparse.h):
Remove dependencies, now tracked by automake.
(srconv.o): Depend on sysroff.c.
(objdump.o, arparse.o, arlex.o, sysroff.o, defparse.o, deflex.o)
(nlmheader.o, rcparse.o, mcparse.o, rclex.o, mclex.o, dlltool.o)
(rescoff.o, nlmconv.o): Rewrite using automake-style dependency
tracking rules; only list the dependency upon the primary source
file, but no included headers.
* Regenerate.
* (install-pdf, install-pdf-recursive, install-html)
(install-html-recursive): Remove.
* Regenerate.
* doc/ (pdf__strip_dir, install-pdf, install-pdf-am)
(html__strip_dir, install-html, install-html-am): Remove.
* doc/ Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* aclocal.m4: Likewise.
* Likewise.
* configure: Likewise.
* doc/ Likewise.
2009-08-17 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (is_32bit_abs_reloc): Treat R_PARISC_SECREL32 as a
32-bit absolute reloc for the purposes of processing debug
2009-08-10 Daniel Gutson <>
* readelf.c (get_arm_section_type_name): Added support for
new sections headers.
2009-08-03 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/10364
* objcopy.c (strip_main): Check return from smart_rename.
(copy_main): Likewise.
2009-07-27 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10413
* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Skip sections that we are
2009-07-25 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Handle EM_L1OM.
(dump_relocations): Likewise.
(get_machine_name): Likewise.
(get_section_type_name): Likewise.
(get_elf_section_flags): Likewise.
(get_symbol_index_type): Likewise.
(is_32bit_abs_reloc): Likewise.
(is_32bit_pcrel_reloc): Likewise.
(is_64bit_abs_reloc): Likewise.
(is_64bit_pcrel_reloc): Likewise.
(is_none_reloc): Likewise.
2009-07-23 Ulrich Drepper <>
* readelf.c (get_symbol_binding): For Linux targeted files return
UNIQUE for symbols with the STB_GNU_UNIQUE binding.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document the meaning of the 'u' symbol
binding in the output of nm and objdump --syms.
2009-07-20 H.J. Lu <>
* NEWS: Mention --insn-width.
* objdump.c (insn_width): New.
(usage): Display --insn-width.
(option_values): Add OPTION_INSN_WIDTH.
(long_options): Add --insn-width.
(disassemble_bytes): Handle insn_width.
(main): Handle OPTION_INSN_WIDTH.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --insn-width.
2009-07-17 Nick Clifton <>
* dwarf.c (display_debug_lines): If do_debug_lines has not been
set then default to displaying raw .debug_line section contents.
2009-07-14 Jan Kratochvil <>
Support unordered .debug_info references to .debug_ranges.
* dwarf.c (struct range_entry, range_entry_compar): New.
(display_debug_ranges): Remove variables last_offset, first, j,
seen_first_offset, use_debug_info and next. New variables
range_entries and range_entry_fill. Create the sorted copy
range_entries. Remove the FIXME error on detected unordered references.
* dwarf.h (debug_info <range_lists>): New comment.
2009-07-14 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10380
* README: Document use of LDFLAGS="--static".
2009-07-10 H.J. Lu <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerated.
2009-07-10 Tom Tromey <>
* (dwarf.o): Refer to dwarf2.h, not elf/dwarf2.h.
* Rebuild.
* dwarf.c: Include dwarf2.h, not elf/dwarf2.h.
2009-07-06 Tristan Gingold <>
* objdump.c (dump_dwarf_section): Handle .eh_frame like other dwarf
* dwarf.h (struct dwarf_section_display): Remove eh_frame field.
* dwarf.c (debug_displays): Adjust for removed field.
2009-07-03 Jakub Jelinek <>
* dwarf.c (decode_location_expression): Handle DW_OP_stack_value
and DW_OP_implicit_value.
2009-07-01 Nick Clifton <>
PR 6714
* rclex.c (handle_quotes): Do not complain about whitespace
separating quoted strings.
(rclex_string): Ignore whitespace when looking for a new opening
quote following a closing quote.
2009-06-27 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/10321
* bucomm.c (get_file_size): Return -1 on error.
* objcopy.c (copy_file): Report empty file.
2009-06-23 Nick Clifton <>
* dwarf.c (display_debug_lines_raw): Include the name of the
section in warning message.
(struct debug_display): Enable reloc processing for .debug_line
and .debug_ranges sections.
* readelf.c: Add --relocated-dump command line option to dump the
relocated contents of a specified section.
(request_dump): New function.
(parse_args): Use it.
(dump_section_as_bytes): Add parameter to indicate whether the
contents should be relocated.
(target_specific_reloc_handling): Add code for a R_MN10300_16
reloc found after a R_MN10300_SYM_DIFF reloc.
(debug_apply_relocations): Rename to apply_relocations.
(get_section_contents): New function. Replaces common code found
in dump_section_as_strings and dump_section_as_bytes.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document new command line option.
* NEWS: Mention the new feature.
2009-06-22 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (target_specific_reloc_handling): New function:
Processes relocs in a target specific manner.
(debug_apply_relocations): Use the new function.
* dwarf.c (display_debug_loc): End the dump with a blank line.
(struct debug_display): Enable reloc processing for .debug_aranges
and .debug_loc sections.
2009-06-19 Nick Clifton <>
* ar.c (usage): Do not use #ifdef inside _("...).
* nm.c (usage): Likewise.
2009-06-18 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10288
* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Set the
USER_SPECIFIED_MACHINE_TYPE flag in the disassemble_info structure
if the user has invoked the -m switch.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document the additional behaviour of
objdump's -m switch for ARM targets.
2009-06-18 Dave Korn <>
* Merge cegcc and mingw32ce target name changes from
CeGCC project.
2007-12-25 Pedro Alves <>
* Add arm*-*-cegcc* and arm*-*-mingw32ce* targets.
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-06-15 Nick Clifton <>
PR 10263
* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Set the DISASSEMBLE_DATA bit in
the flags field of the disassemble_info structure if the -D switch
is in operation.
2009-06-12 Homer Xing <>
* NEWS: Mention new feature added to gprof.
2009-06-12 John Reiser <>
* readelf.c (process_symbol_table): Set gnubuckets to NULL after
freeing it and before returning.
2009-06-12 Jakub Jelinek <>
* readelf.c (process_symbol_table): Don't return early if
.hash/.gnu.hash is empty/unusable and not -D.
2009-06-09 Tom Bramer <>
PR 10165
* winduni.c (wind_MultiByteToWideChar): Do not pass MB_PRECOMPOSED
to MultiByteToWideChar when using the CP_UTF8 or CO_UTF7 types.
2009-06-04 Alan Modra <>
* strings.c (main): Delay parsing of decimal digits.
2009-06-04 Alan Modra <>
* dep-in.sed: Don't use \n in replacement part of s command.
* (DEP1): LC_ALL for uniq.
Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerate.
2009-06-03 Tristan Gingold <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as Mach-O maintainer.
2009-06-01 Alan Modra <>
PR 10199
* doc/binutils.texi (nm): Correct -S description.
2009-05-28 Nick Clifton <>
* po/da.po: Updated Danish translation.
2009-05-28 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (display_debug_section): Do not display debug sections
with the NOBITS section type.
2009-05-27 Rafael Avila de Espindola <>
* aclocal.m4: Include ../config/plugins.m4.
* configure: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2009-05-27 Rafael Avila de Espindola <>
* ar.c (main): Call bfd_plugin_set_program_name.
* nm.c (main): Call bfd_plugin_set_program_name.
2009-05-27 Nathan Sidwell <>
* sysdump.c (tab): Use puts rather than two printfs.
2009-05-26 Nick Clifton <>
* po/id.po: Updated Indonesian translation.
* po/binutils.pot: Updated template file.
2009-05-26 Rafael Avila de Espindola <>
* ar.c: Include plugin.h.
(main): Handle the --plugin option.
* nm.c: Include plugin.h.
(long_options): Add plugin.
(main): Handle OPTION_PLUGIN.
* NEWS: Mention the new feature.
* doc/binutils: Documement the new command line options.
* Check for --enable-plugins.
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-05-26 Alan Modra <>
* dep-in.sed: Output one filename per line with all lines having
continuation backslash. Prefix first line with "A", following
lines with "B".
* (DEP): Don't use dep.sed here.
(DEP1): Run $MKDEP on single files, use dep.sed here on dependencies,
sort and uniq.
* Regenerate.
2009-05-25 Tristan Gingold <>
* makefile.vms-in: Fix CFLAGS, add addr2line.exe target.
* Fix it: handle alloca and define TARGET in config.h.
2009-05-22 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerate.
2009-05-12 Alan Modra <>
* objcopy.c (set_long_section_mode): Check input_bfd is coff
before accessing coff specific fields of bfd.
2009-05-09 Dave Korn <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as PE/COFF co-maintainer.
2009-05-08 Kai Tietz <>
* winduni.c (iconv_onechar): Only define when HAVE_ICONV
is defined, but not when __CYGWIN__ or _WIN32 are defined.
See wind_iconv_cp for call logic of this local funtion.
2009-05-05 Guillaume Duhamel <>
PR 10109
* winduni.c: Replace test of HAVE_ICONV_H with a test of
(iconv_onechar): Use ICONV_CONST instead of "const".
(wind_MultiByteToWideChar): Initialise local strings.
2009-04-30 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Display a relocation against an
ifunc symbol as if it were a function invocation.
(get_symbol_type): Handle STT_GNU_IFUNC.
2009-04-29 Anthony Green <>
* NEWS: Tweak verilog support description.
2009-04-29 Alan Modra <>
Denis Scherbakov <>
* readelf.c (slurp_ia64_unwind_table): Correct 64-bit unwind table
read, and merge with 32-bit case.
2009-04-27 Anthony Green <>
* NEWS: Mention verilog support added to bfd.
2009-04-27 H.J. Lu <>
* objcopy.c (copy_object): Copy pe_opthdr before changing PE
2009-04-24 Cary Coutant <>
* dwarf.c (process_extended_line_op): Add DW_LNE_set_discriminator.
Add missing newlines to HP extensions.
2009-04-17 H.J. Lu <>
* objcopy.c (set_pe_subsystem): Replace efi-rom with sal-rtd.
* doc/binutils.texi: Likewise.
2009-04-17 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/10074
* objcopy.c: Include coff/i386.h and coff/pe.h.
(pe_file_alignment): New.
(pe_heap_commit): Likewise.
(pe_heap_reserve): Likewise.
(pe_image_base): Likewise.
(pe_section_alignment): Likewise.
(pe_stack_commit): Likewise.
(pe_stack_reserve): Likewise.
(pe_subsystem): Likewise.
(pe_major_subsystem_version): Likewise.
(pe_minor_subsystem_version): Likewise.
(set_pe_subsystem): Likewise.
(convert_efi_target): Likewise.
(command_line_switch): Add OPTION_FILE_ALIGNMENT,
(copy_options): Likewise.
(copy_usage): Add --file-alignment, --heap, --image-base,
--section-alignment, --stack and --subsystem.
(copy_object): Set up PE parameters.
(copy_main): Process Add OPTION_FILE_ALIGNMENT,
PEI target.
* NEWS: Mention --file-alignment, --heap, --image-base,
--section-alignment, --stack and --subsystem command line
options for objcopy.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --file-alignment, --heap,
--image-base, --section-alignment, --stack and --subsystem
command line options for objcopy.
2009-04-15 Anthony Green <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as Moxie port maintainer.
2009-04-14 Dave Korn <>
* objcopy.c (enum long_section_name_handling): New enum type.
(enum command_line_switch): Add OPTION_LONG_SECTION_NAMES.
(copy_options[]): Add entry for --long-section-names option.
(copy_usage): Document it.
(set_long_section_mode): New subroutine.
(copy_file): Call it.
(copy_main): Accept OPTION_LONG_SECTION_NAMES and parse arg.
* doc/binutils.texi: Update objcopy documentation with details
of new option.
2009-04-01 Dave Korn <>
* dlltool.c (set_dll_name_from_def): Accept new second arg that
indicates if we are building DLL or EXE, and use it to add a
default suffix to the output filename when none is already present.
(def_name): Indicate we are building an EXE when calling it.
(def_library): Indicate we are building a DLL when calling it.
2009-04-01 Jari Aalto <>
PR 9972
* doc/binutils.texi (strings): Document the -V alias for the
--version option.
* strings.c (usage): Likewise.
2009-03-31 Nick Clifton <>
PR 9992
* Import Solaris specific largefile test from
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-03-30 Richard Sandiford <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add self.
2009-03-27 Nick Clifton <>
* dwarf.c (display_debug_ranges): Add the base address to the
displayed values for 'Begin' and 'End'.
2009-03-25 Ryan Mansfield <>
* readelf.c (process_file_header): Don't report a corrupt string
table index if it is zero.
2009-03-19 H.J. Lu <>
* dwarf.c (dwarf_regnames): Moved before frame_need_space.
(dwarf_regnames_count): Likewise.
(frame_need_space): Return int.
(display_debug_frames): Check invalid registers.
2009-03-19 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (debug_apply_relocations): Check relocations
against STT_SECTION symbol.
2009-03-18 H.J. Lu <>
* readelf.c (debug_apply_relocations): Allow relocations
against function symbols.
2009-03-18 Alan Modra <>
* sysdep.h: Include alloca-conf.h instead of config.h and remove
existing #if's handling alloca.
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerate.
2009-03-14 Richard Sandiford <>
* configure.tgt: Extend AIX 5 behavior to AIX 6 and above.
* Likewise.
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-03-13 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/9945
* objcopy.c (copy_object): Clear HAS_RELOC when stripping all.
2009-03-11 Chris Demetriou <>
* ar.c (deterministic): New global variable.
(main): Recognize new 'D' option, which enables 'deterministic mode'.
(usage): Document new 'D' option.
(write_archive): Set BFD_DETERMINISTIC_OUTPUT in output archive's
flags if deterministic mode was requested.
* doc/binutils.texi (ar): Document deterministic mode ('D' option).
2009-03-09 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/9933
* objcopy.c (filter_symbols): Properly handle common symbols
in relocatable file.
2009-03-06 Nick Clifton <>
* po/es.po: Updated Spanish translation.
2009-03-05 Nick Clifton <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_section): If the computed next offset is
not beyond the current offset then just continue to the end.
2009-03-04 Tristan Gingold <>
* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as VMS maintainer.
2009-03-03 Nick Clifton <>
* readelf.c: Update formatting.
2009-03-03 Alan Modra <>
* Run "make dep-am".
* Regenerate.
2009-03-03 Alan Modra <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_section): Mask address before sign extending.
2009-03-02 Sebastian Biallas <>
* ieee.c (parse_ieee_ty): Add support for undocumented 'v' type.
(parse_ieee_bb): Set the filename if it has not already been
2009-03-02 Cary Coutant <>
* readelf.c (adjust_relative_path): New function.
(struct archive_info): New type.
(setup_archive): New function.
(release_archive): New function.
(setup_nested_archive): New function.
(get_archive_member_name): New function.
(get_archive_member_name_at): New function.
(make_qualified_name): New function.
(process_archive): Factor out code for reading archive index and
long filename table to setup_archive. Add support for thin archives.
2009-03-02 Nick Clifton <>
* po/sk.po: Updated Slovak translation.
2009-03-01 Ralf Wildenhues <>
* configure: Regenerate.
2009-02-23 Cary Coutant <>
* objdump.c (load_specific_debug_section): New function, from
(load_debug_section): Use load_specific_debug_section.
(dump_dwarf_section): Likewise.
2009-02-23 Cary Coutant <>
* readelf.c (parse_args): Select all sections explicitly for -w.
2009-02-09 Kai Tietz <>
* windres.c (set_endianess): Copy name without leading '-'.
2009-02-09 Tristan Gingold <>
* NEWS: Mention feature match between objdump and readelf for dumping
dwarf info.
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document -W/--dwarf improvments to
* objdump.c (usage): Update documentation for -W/--dwarf.
(enum option_values): Add OPTION_DWARF.
(long_options): --dwarf can accept arguments.
(dump_dwarf_section): Also check enabled field.
(main): Option -W can accept arguments, code moved to
dwarf.c and call dwarf_select_sections_all instead.
* readelf.c (process_section_headers): Remove do_debug_lines_decoded.
(parse_args): Move code to...
* dwarf.c (dwarf_select_sections_by_letters,
dwarf_select_sections_by_names): : (new functions).
(do_debug_lines_decoded): Remove and replaced by ...
(display_debug_lines): Adjust for previous change.
(dwarf_select_sections_all): New function.
(debug_displays): Add initializer for enabled field.
* dwarf.h (do_debug_lines_decoded): Remove.
Add prototypes for the new functions.
(struct dwarf_section_display): Add enabled field.
2009-02-06 Nick Clifton <>
* po/vi.po: Updated Vietnamese translation.
2009-02-03 Sandip Matte <>
* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Handle E_MIPS_MACH_XLR.
2009-02-03 H.J. Lu <>
* NEWS: Move --as-needed change to ...
* ../ld/NEWS: Here.
2009-02-03 Carlos O'Donell <>
* AC_SUBST pdfdir.
* Add install-pdf, install-pdf-am,
and install-pdf-recursive targets.
* doc/ Define pdf__strip_dir. Add
install-pdf and install-pdf-am targets.
* po/Make-in: Add install-pdf target.
* configure: Regenerate.
* Regenerate.
* doc/ Regenerate.
2009-02-03 H.J. Lu <>
PR binutils/9784
* NEWS: Mention --prefix=PREFIX and --prefix-strip=LEVEL.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --prefix=PREFIX and
* objdump.c: Include "filenames.h".
(prefix): New.
(prefix_strip): Likewise.
(prefix_length): Likewise.
(usage): Add --prefix=PREFIX and --prefix-strip=LEVEL.
(long_options): Likewise.
(show_line): Handle prefix and prefix_strip.
* readelf.c (PATH_MAX): Moved to ...
* sysdep.h: Here.
2009-01-31 Alan Modra <>
* NEWS: Mention --as-needed change.
2009-01-29 Alan Modra <>
PR 9798
* bucomm.c (bfd_nonfatal_message): Use bfd_get_archive_filename.
(bfd_get_archive_filename): Constify param.
* bucomm.h (bfd_get_archive_filename): Update prototype.
* objcopy.c (RETURN_NONFATAL): Delete.
(copy_unknown_object): Don't call bfd_get_archive_filename for
bfd_nonfatal_message filename, instead just pass bfd.
(copy_object): Likewise.
(copy_archive, copy_file): Likewise. Expand RETURN_NONFATAL. On
bfd_close errors, do not pass the bfd to bfd_nonfatal_message.
(setup_bfd_headers): Fix error message.
2009-01-27 Nick Clifton <>
PR 9774
* objdump.c (disassemble_section): When the target uses signed
addresses make sure that we compute signed values.
2009-01-27 Nick Clifton <>
* MAINTAINERS: Remove Thiemo Seufer's name from the list of MIPS
2009-01-26 Nick Clifton <>
PR 9766
* dlltool.c (xlate): When strip text after the @ sign, look for
the last one not the first one.
2009-01-16 Alan Modra <>
* (commonbfdlib): Delete.
* configure: Regenerate.
2008-01-14 Charles Wilson <>
Cleanup code related to --identify option.
* dlltool.c (file scope): Removed globals identify_ms,
identify_dll_name_list_head, and identify_dll_name_list_tail.
Renamed existing typedef dll_name_list_type to
Added new typedefs dll_name_list_type, symname_search_data_type,
and identify_data_type.
(identify_append_dll_name_to_list): Renamed to...
(dll_name_list_append): Changed signature to accept list
argument rather than use global.
(identify_count_dll_name_list): Renamed to...
(dll_name_list_count): Changed signature to accept list
argument rather than use global.
(identify_print_dll_name_list): Renamed to...
(dll_name_list_print): Changed signature to accept list
argument rather than use global.
(identify_free_dll_name_list): Renamed to...
(dll_name_list_free): New function.
(dll_name_list_create): New function.
(identify_process_section_p): Changed signature to accept
ms_style_implib argument rather than use global.
(identify_member_contains_symname): Expect incoming void * data to
be symname_search_data_type.
(identify_dll_for_implib): Use new functions dll_name_list_create
and dll_name_list_free. Use new types symname_search_data_type
and identify_data_type to communicate with search routines.
(identify_search_section): Expect incoming void * data to be
identify_data_type. Use its contents rather than global
2009-01-13 Charles Wilson <>
Add --identify-strict option. Handle ms-style implibs:
* dlltool.c (file scope): Added new globals identify_ms and
identify_strict. New typedef dll_name_list_type, and globals
identify_dll_name_list_head and identify_dll_name_list_tail. Added
new global identify_member_contains_symname_result.
(identify_append_dll_name_to_list): New function.
(identify_count_dll_name_list): New function.
(identify_print_dll_name_list): New function.
(identify_free_dll_name_list): New function.
(identify_search_archive): Changed signature to take function
pointer to operation to apply to each member, and data to pass on
to that function.
(identify_search_member): Changed signature to accept user data
from caller.
(identify_member_contains_symname): New function.
(identify_dll_for_implib): Rewrite. Now determines whether implib
is ms- or binutils- style, before searching sections for
dllname. Allows multiple dllnames.
(identify_process_section_p): Search alternate section for dllname
when implib is ms-style.
(identify_search_section): Add additional conditions to excludes
candidate sections from consideration.
(usage): Added --identify-strict.
(long_options): Added --identify-strict.
(main): Handle --identify-strict option.
* doc/binutils.texi: Document --identify-strict option.
* NEWS: Document --identify and --identify-strict options.
2009-01-13 Alan Modra <>
PR 7034
* doc/binutils.texi (objdump -R): Note effect of -d or -D.
2009-01-13 Alan Modra <>
* objdump.c (disassemble_section): Don't assume non-instruction
data if object symbol at given address is in different section.
2009-01-12 Kai Tietz <>
* dlltool.c (create_for_pep): New.
(flush_page): Use create_for_pep instead of using
macro DLLTOOL_MX86_64 clause.
(generate_idata_ofile): Likewise.
(make_one_lib_file): Likewise.
(make_head): Likewise.
(make_tail): Likewise.
(main): Initialize create_for_pep.
2009-01-08 Kai Tietz <>
* dlltool.c (use_nul_prefixed_import_tables): New.
(make_head): Make prefix leading zero prefix element for
idata$4 and idata$5 dependent to new flag.
(usage): Add new option --use-nul-prefixed-import-tables.
(long_options): Add --use-nul-prefixed-import-tables.
(main): Likewise.
* doc/binutils.texi: Add new option documentation for
* NEWS: Add new option.
2009-01-06 Kai Tietz <>
* windres.c (set_endianess): Get architecture name
for internal target names like "pe-arm-wince-little".
(find_arch_match): New helper.
* ChangeLog: Reset it.
* ChangeLog-2008: Moved old ChangeLog.
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