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Change Logs

* Wed Jan 12 2022 Max Lin <>
- Do not BuildRequires libebl-devel for Leap 15.4
* Mon May 03 2021 Ferdinand Thiessen <>
- Update to version 1.8.2:
  * dwarf-reader: Keep stable order when de-duplicating class definitions
- Update to version 1.8.1:
  * Fix potential loss of some aliased ELF function symbols
  * Ignore duplicated functions and those not associated with ELF symbols
  * dwarf-reader: Support fast DW_FORM_line_strp string comparison
  * abidiff: support --dump-diff-tree with --leaf-changes-only
- Update to version 1.8:
  * abipkgdiff:
  * Add a new --self-check option
  * make --self-check to fail on any change against own ABIXML
  * Fix race condition while using private types suppr specs
  * abidw:
  * make --abidiff report any change against own ABIXML
  * Add --drop-private-types and --drop-undefined-syms options
  * abidiff, abidw: Support several --headers-dir{1,2} options
  * abg-writer: Add support for stable hash type ids.
  * dwarf-reader:
  * Support several anonymous data members in a given class
  * Support declaration-only enums
  * Support artificially generated translation units
  * Fix bloom filter access in GNU_HASH section
  * Support DWARF5
- Require libdw >= 170 for DWARF5 features
- Update no-tests.diff
* Tue Apr 21 2020 Steve Kowalik <>
- Shift BuildRequires to Python 3 Sphinx due to removal of Python 2.
* Sun Mar 15 2020 Jan Engelhardt <>
- Update to release 1.7
  * Fix ELF reader not inteprreting interpret ksymtab with
    kernel 4.19+
  * Support string form DW_FORM_strx{1,4} from DWARF 5.
  * Support decl DIEs referring to symbols using DW_AT_ranges.
* Thu Aug 22 2019 Jan Engelhardt <>
- Update to snapshot 1.7~git84
  * Initial support for Ada ranges.
  * Initial support of anonymous data members.
  * Represent sizes and offsets in bytes and hexadecimal values.
  * Initial basic support of union type in suppression
  * Filter out changes like type to const type.
  * Explicitely detect anonymous data member changes.
  * Use the flat representation for anonymous struct/unions.
  * Better detect when pointer and qualified types carry local
  * Better detect when diff nodes only carry local type changes.
  * Better support array with unknown upper bound.
  * Categorize CV qualifier changes on fn return types as harmless.
  * Support some new DWARF language encoding for C and C++.
  * Support having several debuginfo search dirs for a binary.
Version: 1.0~rc6+git185-bp150.2.3
* Thu Aug 17 2017
- Update to snapshot 1.0~rc6+git185
  * Create a Corpus Group API extension
  * Initial support to lookup types per location
  * Support loading and comparing two kernel trees
  * Avoid loading a translation unit twice from abixml
  * Introduce the --kmi-whitelist option to abidiff and abidw
  * Avoid emitting duplicated decls in abixml
  * Avoid emitting some empty translation units to abixml
  * Avoid de-duplicating different C types that have identical name
  * Allow selective resolution of class declaration
  * Speedup DIE representation computing esp function signature in C
  * Do not report about voffset when it's not set in debug info
  * Cache function type name computation results
  * Filter top cv qualifier changes on function parameter types
  * Support ELF symbol visibility property
  * Avoid crashing when the elf file could not be read
* Sun May 28 2017
- Update to snapshot 1.0~rc6+git126
  * Add support for .deb files to abipkgdiff
  * abipkgdiff: automatically recurse into directories and
    .tar archives
  * abidw: new options --no-architecture, --stats, --noout,
  - -abidiff, --verbose
  * abidiff: new options --no-architecture, --stats, --verbose
  * Support new 'accessed_through' suppression property
  * Report vtable changes in top-level function change reports
  * Add --d{1,2} shortcut options for --debug-info-dir{1,2}
    in abidiff
  * abipkgdiff: new options --verbose, --no-added-binaries,
  - -keep-tmp-files, --no-added-syms
- Add no-tests.diff
* Thu Nov 26 2015
- BuildRequire python-sphinx so that the documentation can be built.
- BuildRequire makeinfo.
- Build man pagres and info documentation and package them.
* Sun Mar 01 2015
- Update to new git snapshot 0~git791
  * Build the set of exported decls directly during DWARF loading
  * Do not miss canonicalizing opportunities on non-member class types
  * Stick qualified, pointer, reference and array types into the
  global scope
  * Do not forget to canonicalize enum underlying type and void type
  * Speed up symbol version reading
* Fri Jan 09 2015
- Update to new git snapshot 0~git731
  * Support evaluating the SONAME from ELF files
  * Try harder to detect a DWARF attribute pointing into alternate DWARF section
  * Extend detection of compatible types to arrays
  * Detect and report changes in ELF architecture
* Sun Dec 07 2014
- Update to new git snapshot 0~git697
  * Fix a crash while writing symbol information
  * Initial implementation of the abicompat tool
  * Support reading undefined symbols from an ELF file
  * Sort functions by the their qualified name
* Fri Sep 12 2014
- Initial package for (version 0~git570)