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From: Petr Baudis <>
Subject: glibc-2.11.1 released
Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2010 14:08:00 -0000	[thread overview]
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Apologies for the late announcement long after the tag has been created,
I have been stuck on obtaining the necessary upload permissions first
and then I was not available over the holidays. The homepage will
hopefully be updated shortly. Anyway:

This is a bugfix glibc release, revising the glibc-2.11 release only
by bugfixes backported from the master glibc development branch.
The following known significant bugs exist in this release:

  * Empty /etc/resolv.conf incorrectly does not cause glibc to default
to localhost, to solve this issue please apply one of the patches in:

These commits were included since glibc-2.11:

Andreas Schwab (1):
      Fix infloop in __pthread_disable_asynccancel on x86_64

H.J. Lu (1):
      Properly recover from shorter read.

Jakub Jelinek (1):
      Fix sync_file_range on ppc/ppc64.

Mike Frysinger (3):
      Add missing stdio.h include.
      Fix building on x86 with older kernel headers.
      Missing CL.

Paolo Bonzini (1):
      Fix ranges with multibyte characters as endpoints.

Petr Baudis (1):
      glibc 2.11.1 release

Ulrich Drepper (15):
      Fix F_SETOWN_EX and F_GETOWN_EX definitions.
      Add missing Linux MADV_* definitions.
      Fix _NC_LOCALE_NAME definition.
      Handle LC_GLOBAL_LOCALE in duplocale.
      Add missing test files.
      Whitespace fixes.
      Avoid warnings in CPU_* macros when using const bitsets.
      Fix getwc* and putwc* on non-wide streams.
      Reinitialize _create_xid state after fork.
      Fix week information for nl_NL locale.
      Define week, first_weekday, and first_workday for en_DK locale.
      Define week, first_weekday, and first_workday for hsb_DE locale.
      Fix startup to security-relevant statically linked binaries.
      Prevent unintended file desriptor leak in grantpt.
      Avoid local PLTs.


				Petr "Pasky" Baudis

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