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Recommended update for binutils


(Last modified: 24MAY2005)

solutions Recommended update for binutils SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (3b1cfc305c7feee897ce0846bb222d52)

Applies to

Package: binutils
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Patch: patch-10066
Release: 20050524
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

  • Fix invalid unwind info generated by the assembler [#48361].
  • Fix handling of pc-relative encodings in EH frame [#48657].
  • Fix invalid unwind info generated by the linker [#62124].
  • Fix overflows in BFD library [#81821].
  • Add backport of hint@pause checking [#84636].


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh binutils.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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