Date: Fri, 5 Jun 2015 11:01:56 -0400 From: Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: musl 1.1.10 released On Fri, Jun 05, 2015 at 11:20:30AM +0300, Timo Teras wrote: > On Thu, 4 Jun 2015 16:30:18 -0400 > Rich Felker <dalias@...c.org> wrote: > > > This release fixes regressions introduced as part of the dynamic > > linker bootstrap overhaul in musl 1.1.9, and adds several new features > > and improvements. Internal cleanup and optimizations have been made to > > the locale system. A fail-safe/allocation-free locale_t object for the > > C locale is now available via newlocale(), and the iconv_open function > > now supports "" and "CHAR" as aliases for the native (UTF-8) encoding. > > A new crt start file, rcrt1.o, is provided for producing static-linked > > position independent executables (PIE). Minor PIE-related > > arch-specific bugs, and a bug in the ungetc and ungetwc stdio > > functions which caused them to fail on files in EOF status, have also > > been fixed. > > > > http://www.musl-libc.org/releases/musl-1.1.10.tar.gz > > http://www.musl-libc.org/releases/musl-1.1.10.tar.gz.asc > > > > Thanks as always to musl's Patreon release sponsors: > > > > - The Midipix Project (midipix.org) > > - Hurricane Labs (hurricanelabs.com) > > - Justin Cormack > > > > Further notes on upcoming development will follow soon. > > There's relatively nasty regression in uselocale() breaking most X > applications (due to some libraries). > > See patch at: > http://git.alpinelinux.org/cgit/aports/plain/main/musl/0001-fix-uselocale-locale_t-0-to-not-modify-locale.patch Uhg, this kind of thing is exactly why I've been wishing we had tests for locale functions. I tested it minimally by hand but didn't think to try passing (locale_t)0. I'll probably make a fix release with this patch applied. Rich
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