A new update release for the 10.0 series of the IBM Advance Toolchain for Linux on Power is now available.

This release includes a series of package updates:

  • GCC provides:
    • Fix for Increase internal size of RECL= of the OPEN statement.
    • Fix for Very slow formatted internal file output.
    • Fix for ICE with zero size parameter array.
    • Fix for C++ crash with __attribute((may_alias)).
    • Fix for sanitizer_stoptheworld_linux_libcdep.cc:276:22: error: aggregate ‘sigaltstack handler_stack’ has incomplete type and cannot be defined.
    • Fix for Improve buffer overflow checking in strncpy.
    • Fix for Fails to always-inline intrinsics with -flto.
    • Fix for DTIO write format stored in a string leads to severe errors.
    • Fix for Possibly latent miscompilation issue on ppc64le-linux-gnu for memcpy-bi.c with -fweb -fno-optimize-strlen.
    • Fix for ICE Bad IO basetype (12) on attempted read or write of entire DEC structure.
    • Fix for -Wsign-compare warning in eoshift0.
    • Fix for Use __BYTE_ORDER__ instead of runtime test.
    • Fix for Writing a namelist with repeated complex numbers.
    • Fix for open(newunit=funit, status=”scratch”) fails if an internal file (characters) was read previously..
    • Fix for list-directed formatting of INTEGER is missing plus on output when output open with SIGN=’PLUS’.
    • Fix for ice in get_string_len on a call to strlen with non-constant length.
  • Userspace RCU version 0.9.6, see the release notes for details.
  • Valgrind provides a fix for the generation of the manpages.
  • OpenSSL provides:
    • Fix for CVE-2018-0732.
    • Fix for CVE-2018-0734.
    • Fix for CVE-2018-0735.
    • Fix for CVE-2018-0737.
    • Fix for CVE-2018-0739.
    • Fix for CVE-2018-5407.
    • Fix for CVE-2019-1559.
    • Version 1.0.2r, see the release notes for details.
    • RT 4242: reject invalid EC point coordinates.
    • fixed public range check in ec_GF2m_simple_oct2point.
    • Make err_clear_constant_time really constant time.
    • Fix memory overrun in rsa padding check functions.
    • Avoid an underflow in ecp_nistp521.c.
  • PAFLib provides a fix to use stdu (doubleword) instead of stwu in ebb callback prolog on ppc64.


For download links, more information and documentation, please refer to our official documentation page, IBM Advance Toolchain for PowerLinux Documentation.

Please let us know if you have any questions about this release.

About the IBM Advance Toolchain for Linux on Power

The IBM Advance Toolchain for Linux on Power is a set of open source development tools (compiler, debugger and profiling tools) and runtime libraries that allow users to take leading edge advantage of IBM’s latest POWER hardware features on Linux.

For more information about it, visit https://developer.ibm.com/linuxonpower/advance-toolchain.

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