ChangeLog-0001   [plain text]

2001-12-20  Julian v. Bock  <>

	* readelf.c (print_symbol): New function: Print a formatted symbol
	name.  If --wide is specified do not truncate it.
	(dump_relocations): Use print_symbol() to print symbol names.
	(process_symbol_table): Likewise.
	(process_syminfo): Likewise.
	(process_mips_specific): Likewise.
	(usage): Document new feature of --wide switch.
	* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document additional behaviour of

2001-12-18  Michael Snyder  <>

	* objcopy.c (copy_file): Accept corefiles (format bfd_core).
	(copy_object): Don't set the start address or flags of a core file.
	(copy_section): Don't relocate a core file.  Don't copy contents
	if the input section has the contents flag set, but the output
	section does not (which happens with the fake 'note' pseudo-
	sections that BFD creates for corefiles).

2001-12-18  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Recognize header flags for ABI and
	ASE extensions. More robust code for ISA checking. Ignore empty fields
	in header flags for GNU extensions.

2001-12-18  Alan Modra  <>

	* objcopy.c (copy_archive): Set output bfd format outside the loop.

2001-12-18  Nick Clifton  <>

	* po/ja.po: Import from translation project.
	* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add ja.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2001-12-18  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* addr2line.c (main): Protoype.
	* ar.c (main): Protoype.
	* nm.c (main): Protoype.
	* objcopy.c (main): Protoype.
	* objdump.c (main): Protoype.
	* size.c (main): Protoype.
	* strings.c (main): Protoype.

2001-12-17  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (symtab_shndx_hdr): New global.
	(GET_ELF_SYMBOLS): Pass two params rather than three.
	(get_32bit_elf_symbols): Take file and section args.  Read and
	(get_64bit_elf_symbols): Likewise.
	(dump_relocations): Use SECTION_HEADER to index "section_headers".
	(process_section_headers): Likewise.  Use SECTION_HEADER_NUM too.
	Remember symtab_shdx_hdr.
	(process_program_headers): Scan from index 1 for segment map.
	(slurp_ia64_unwind_table): Use SECTION_HEADER to index
	(process_relocs): Likewise.  Also adjust call to GET_ELF_SYMBOLS.
	(process_unwind): Likewise.
	(process_version_sections): Likewise.
	(process_symbol_table): Likewise.
	(display_debug_info): Likewise.
	(process_dynamic_segment): Fake up a symtab section for changed
	(get_symbol_index_type): Check SHN_LOOS before SHN_LORESERVE.
	(process_program_headers): Kill signed/unsigned warning.
	(load_debug_str): Likewise.
	(display_debug_info): Likewise.

2001-12-13  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (get_segment_type): Support PT_GNU_EH_FRAME.

2001-12-11  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (process_file_header): Print extended e_shnum and
	e_shdtrndx values.  Set elf_header values for same.
	(get_32bit_section_headers): Add "num" arg to read "num" headers.
	(get_64bit_section_headers): Likewise.
	(process_section_headers): Update calls.
	(get_file_header): Call get_32bit_section_headers or 64bit variant.

2001-12-10  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* objcopy.c (setup_section): Copy entsize.

2001-12-07  Geoffrey Keating  <>

	* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Add support for stormy16.
	(dump_relocations): Likewise.
	(get_machine_name): Likewise.

2001-12-05  Nick Clifton  <>

	* dllwrap.c (main) Replace multiple strings describing a
	single error with a single, newline escaped sentence to permit
	better translation into foreign languages.

	* readelf.c (get_elf_class): Remove internalionalisation of ELF
	class names.

2001-12-04  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* strings.c (get_char): Initialize value.

2001-12-04  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* arlex.l: Silence compile warnings.
	* arsup.h: Likewise. Fix formatting.

2001-12-04  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* strings.c: Include config.h before bfd.h.
	(file_off): New type.
	(file_open): Define.
	(print_strings): Use file_off instead of file_ptr.  Print addresses
	which don't fit into long correctly.
	(get_char): Use file_off instead of file_ptr.  Use getc_unlocked if
	(strings_file): Use file_off instead of file_ptr.  Use file_open.
	* Check for getc_unlocked.
	Check for fopen64 and whether _LARGEFILE64_SOURCE needs to
	be defined for it.
	* configure: Rebuilt.
	* Rebuilt.

2001-11-29  H.J. Lu <>

	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Revert the changes made on
	2001-11-14 and 2001-11-12. They won't work with directories.

2001-11-23  John David Anglin  <>

	* binutils/ (check-DEJAGNU): Pass CC_FOR_TARGET and
	CFLAGS_FOR_TARGET to runtest in environment.
	* Rebuild.
	* doc/ Rebuild.

2001-11-28  Mike Stump  <>

	* objcopy.c (setup_section): Preserve SEC_RELOC when
	--set-section-flags is used.

2001-11-19  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (do_debug_str): New variable.
	(display_debug_str): New function: Display the contents of a
	.debug_str section.
	(load_debug_str): New function: Load in the contents of a
	.debug_str section.
	(free_debug_str): New function: Free the memory used by
	(fetch_indirect_string): Retrieve a string from the .debug_str
	(usage): Add -ws.
	(parse_args): Accept -ws.
	(process_section_headers): Allow the display of the .debug_str
	(read_and_display_attr_value): Use fetch_indirect_string.  Show
	offset into .debug_str section.
	(display_debug_info): Use load_debug_str and free_debug_str.
	(debug_displays): Add .debug_str.
	* doc/binutils.texi: Document -ws.

2001-11-19  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* testsuite/binutils-all/objdump.exp: Add x86-64.

2001-11-15  Andreas Schwab  <>

	* readelf.c: Fix warnings without terminating newline.

2001-11-15  Alan Modra  <>

	* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document ppc -M options.

2001-11-14  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Fix description to use x86-64.

2001-11-14  Nick Clifton  <>

	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Use mkstemps instead of mkstemp, since
	not all systems provide mkstemp.

2001-11-14  Alan Modra  <>

	* doc/binutils.texi (objdump): Document x86 -M options.

2001-11-13  Keith Walker <>

	* readelf.c (read_and_display_attr_value): New function to
	handle DW_FORM_indirect.
	(read_and_display_attr): Use it.

2001-11-13  Geoffrey Keating  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): Deal with unknown standard
	opcodes.  Handle DW_LNS_set_prologue_end, DW_LNS_set_epilogue_begin,

2001-11-13  Timothy Wall  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add self as tic54x maintainer.  This target
	includes the IBM C54XDSP clone.

2001-11-12  * Steven J. Hill <>

	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Use mkstemp in place of mktemp.

2001-11-09  Jeffrey A Law  (

	* unwind-ia64.c (unw_print_brmask): Fix ISO C portability glitch.
	(unw_print_grmask, unw_print_frmask, unw_print_abreg): Likewise.
	(unw_print_xyreg, unw_decode_x1, unw_decode_x2): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_x3, unw_decode_r1, unw_decode_r2): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_r3, unw_decode_p1, unw_decode_p2_p5): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_p6, unw_decode_p7_p10, unw_decode_b1): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_b2, unw_decode_b3_b4): Likewise.

	* readelf.c (get_elf_class): Fix ISO portability glitch.
	(get_data_encoding, get_osabi_name, request_dump): Likewise.

2001-11-07  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (debug_str, debug_str_size): New.
	(display_debug_abbrev): If no abbrevs were read, skip the CU.
	Call free_abbrevs.
	(read_and_display_addr): Handle DW_FORM_strp.
	(display_debug_info): Read .debug_str section if present,
	so that DW_FORM_strp can be handled.
	Fix test for non-existant .debug_abbrev section.

2001-11-05  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* arlex.l: Accept `\' in filenames.  Patch by <>.

	* arsup.c (ar_open): Prepend tmp- to basename, not whole path.

2001-11-05  Martin Schwidefsky  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add self as s390/s390x maintainer.

2001-11-02  Tom Rix  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add self as PPC XCOFF maintainer.

2001-11-02  Nick Clifton  <>

	* (ALL_LINGUAS): Add "fr" and "tr".
	* configure: Regernate.
	* po/fr.po: New file.
	* po/tr.po: New file.

2001-10-30  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add self as MMIX port maintainer.
	* readelf.c: Include elf/mmix.h.
	(guess_is_rela): MMIX is RELA.
	(dump_relocations): Handle MMIX relocations.
	* Regenerate dependencies.
	* Regenerate.

2001-10-13  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (parse_args): Handle multiple options to the -w

2001-10-12  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (get_section_type_name): Don't print SHT_ prefix for

2001-10-11  J"orn Rennecke <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Update my email address.

2001-10-03  Alan Modra  <>

	* doc/ Regenerate.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2001-10-02  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_line, display_debug_pubnames,
	display_debug_info, display_debug_frames): Detect and warn
	about 64-bit format entries.
	(display_debug_aranges): Reword 64-bit warning.
	(debug_displays): Add .debug_pubtypes as a known, but not yet
	supported, debug section.

2001-10-02  Alan Modra  <>

	* coffdump.c (PROGRAM_VERSION): Delete.
	(main <'V'>): Call print_version.
	* srconv.c: Likewise.
	* sysdump.c: Likewise.
	* version.c (program_version): Remove.
	(print_version): Use BFD_VERSION_STRING.  Just print the current
	year in copyright message.
	* addr2line.c (program_version): Remove unused declaration.
	* objdump.c (display_target_tables): Use BFD_VERSION_STRING in
	place of BFD_VERSION.
	* (Makefile): Depend on bfd/
	(cplus-dem.o): Depend on Makefile.
	Run "make dep-am".
	* Regenerate.

2001-10-01  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_aranges): Detect and warn about DWARF64
	format .debug_arange sections.
	(main): Add missing prototype.

2001-09-30  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* Update dependencies with "make dep-am".
	* Regenerate.

2001-09-28  Richard Henderson  <>

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Dump SEC_ARCH_BIT_0.

2001-09-26  Alan Modra  <>

	* bucomm.c (fatal): Define using VPARAMS, VA_OPEN, VA_FIXEDARG,
	(non_fatal): Likewise.
	* objdump.c (objdump_sprintf): Likewise.
	* readelf.c (error): Likewise.
	(warn): Likewise.

2001-09-25  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (do_wide): New.
	(options): Add --wide.
	(usage, parse_args): Likewise.
	(process_program_headers): Put each segment on a single line if
	--wide is given.
	(process_section_headers): Put each section on a single line if
	--wide is given.
	* doc/binutils.texi: Document it.
	* NEWS: Likewise.

2001-09-25  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (print_vma): Print 8 digits of low hex value.

2001-09-24  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* nlmconv.c: Fix warnings about unused attributes and function

	* strings.c: Add prototype for get_char.

2000-09-19  H.J. Lu  <>

	* doc/ ($(DEMANGLER_NAME).1): Try and
	* doc/ Rebuild.

2001-09-19  Alan Modra  <>

	* objcopy.c (copy_main): Correct rename-section string parsing.
	Consolidate new_name parsing, and error messages.

2001-09-18  Bruno Haible  <>

	* addr2line.c: Don't include <ctype.h>.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* ar.c (main): Likewise.
	* coffdump.c (main): Likewise.
	* dlltool.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	Use ISALNUM instead of isalpha/isdigit.
	* dllwrap.c: Don't include <ctype.h>.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* nlmconv.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	Use TOUPPER instead of islower/toupper.
	* nlmheader.y: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(yylex): Use ISSPACE/ISALNUM instead of isspace/isalnum.
	Use TOUPPER instead of islower/toupper.
	* nm.c (main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* objcopy.c (main): Likewise.
	* objdump.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(disassemble_bytes): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	(dump_section_stabs): Use ISDIGIT instead of isdigit.
	(dump_data): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* rclex.l: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(cpp_line, handle_quotes): Use ISSPACE instead of isspace.
	* rcparse.y: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	Use TOUPPER instead of islower/toupper.
	* readelf.c (main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* resrc.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(write_rc_accelerators): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	(write_rc_rcdata): Likewise.
	* size.c (main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* srconv.c (main): Likewise.
	* stabs.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(parse_number): Use ISDIGIT/ISUPPER/ISLOWER instead of
	(parse_stab_string, parse_stab_type, parse_stab_argtypes,
	parse_stab_array_type, stab_demangle_count, stab_demangle_get_count,
	stab_demangle_prefix, stab_demangle_qualified,
	stab_demangle_template, stab_demangle_type,
	stab_demangle_fund_type): Use ISDIGIT instead of isdigit.
	* strings.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(isgraphic): Use ISPRINT instead of isascii/isprint.
	(main): Remove HAVE_LC_MESSAGES dependency.
	* sysdump.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(pbarray): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* windres.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(format_from_filename): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	(main): For gettext, also set the LC_CTYPE locate facet.
	* winduni.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(unicode_print): Use ISPRINT instead of isprint.
	* wrstabs.c: Include "safe-ctype.h" instead of <ctype.h>.
	(stab_variable): Use ISDIGIT instead of isdigit.

2001-09-18  Alan Modra  <>

	* ar.c (print_contents): Cast args of bfd_seek to the right types.
	Replace bfd_read call with call to bfd_bread.
	(extract_file): Likewise.

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Cast section->filepos to
	unsigned long to suit printf format string.
	* readelf.c (process_section_headers): Similarly for sh_offset.
	(process_unwind): Likewise.

2001-09-14  Nick Clifton  <>

	* strings.c (encoding, encoding_bytes): New variables.
	(long_options): Add --encoding.
	(main): Accept -e and --encoding.
	(get_char): New function.  Read a, possibly wide, character from
	the input stream.
	(print_strings): Use get_char().
	(usage): Document new command line option.
	* doc/binutils.texi: Document new command line option.
	* NEWS: Announce new command line option.

2001-09-12  Alexandre Oliva  <>

	* readelf.c (guess_is_rela, dump_relocations, get_machine_name,
	get_machine_flags): Added EM_M32R, EM_D10V, EM_V850, EM_D30V,
	EM_MN10200, EM_MN10300, EM_FR30, EM_AVR_OLD and EM_PJ_OLD.

2001-09-04  Jeffrey A Law  (

	* readelf.c: Include elf/h8 for H8 series definitions.
	(guess_is_rela): H8 series if RELA.
	(dump_relocations): Handle H8 series relocations.

2001-08-31  Eric Christopher  <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Remove E_MIPS_MACH_MIPS32_4K.

2001-08-29  Peter Targett  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Include ARC Maintainer.

2001-08-29  Ben Elliston  <>

	* stabs.c (stab_demangle_template): Initialise s4.

2001-08-27  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Recognise EM_PPC64.

2001-08-26  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Add detection of EF_MIPS_32BITMODE.

2001-08-25  H.J. Lu  <>

	* nm.c (print_width): New.
	(display_rel_file): Set `print_width' according to
	(print_symbol_info_bsd): Check `print_width' instead of BFD64.

2001-08-24  Alexandre Oliva  <>

	* objcopy.c (use_alt_mach_code): New variable.
	(copy_options): Added --alt-machine-code.
	(copy_main): Handle it.
	(copy_object): Switch to alternate machine code if requested.
	* doc/binutils.texi: Document new option.
	* NEWS: Likewise.

2001-08-22  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Add detection of EF_MIPS_UCODE.

2001-08-21  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Support ELF64 on 32bit hosts.
	(display_debug_info): Cast for 64bit hosts.
	(display_debug_frames): Likewise.
	(process_mips_specific): Likewise.

2001-08-21  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* coffgrok.h: Add missing parameter for prototype of coff_grok.

	* sysdump.c: Add missing prototypes.
	* srconv.c: Likewise.
	* unwind-ia64.c: Likewise.
	* coffdump.c: Likewise.

	* sysinfo.y: Print prototypes, include <ansidecl.h>.

	* coffgrok.c: Add missing prototypes, include libiberty.h instead
	of declaring xcalloc.

2001-08-10  H.J. Lu  <>

	* nm.c (print_value): Add one arg, bfd *.
	(print_value): Replace fprintf_vma with bfd_fprintf_vma.
	(print_symbol_info_bsd): Also pass `abfd' to print_value ().
	(print_symbol_info_sysv): Likewise.
	(print_symbol_info_posix): Likewise.

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Replace printf_vma with
	(print_section_stabs): Likewise.
	(dump_bfd_header): Likewise.
	(objdump_print_value): Replace sprintf_vma with
	(disassemble_bytes): Likewise.
	(dump_reloc_set): Likewise.

2001-08-10  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* Add -Wstrict-prototypes and -Wmissing-prototypes
	to build warnings.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2001-08-09  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c: Add missing prototypes.
	* objdump.c: Likewise.  Format existing prototypes.

2001-08-08  Alexandre Oliva  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_info): Add to abbrev_offset the addend
	of any RELA relocation for the abbrev_offset memory location that
	refers to the .debug_abbrev section symbol.

2001-08-07  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (process_file): Return 0 if OK, otherwise return 1.
	(main): Return process_file ().

2001-08-05  Philip Blundell  <>

	* doc/binutils.texi: Use "Thumb" not "THUMB".

2001-08-03  John Healy  <>

	Patch suggested by Frank Eigler <>.
	* objdump.c (disassemble_data): Fill in section member of the
	disasm_info structure.

2001-08-03  Tom Walsh  <>

	* Added --with-windres option.
	* configure: Regenerated.

2001-07-11  Stephane Carrez  <>

	* doc/binutils.texi: Use @command{name} for commands;
	use @option{-opt} for options; use @table @env for list of options;
	remove spaces arround [ | ] in synopsis.

	* doc/ (POD2MAN): Use 'GNU Development Tools' for the
	center title.

2001-07-31  Nick Clifton  <>

	* objcopy.c: Fix formatting.
	(section_rename): New structure.
	(copy_usage): Document new switch.
	(add_section_rename): New function: Add a node to the section
	rename list.
	(find_section_rename): New function: Find the new name and
	flags for a section.
	(setup_section): Call find_section_name to determine the name
	of the output section.
	(copy_main): Handle OPTION_RENAME_SECTION.
	* binutils.texi: Document new switch.
	* NEWS: Mention new switch.

2001-07-30  Nick Clifton  <>

	* README: Rename to
	* MAINTAINERS: Rename to

2001-07-28  Matthias Kramm  <>

	* bucomm.c (list_supported_architectures): New function.
	* bucomm.h (list_supported_architectures): Declare.
	* objdump.c (usage): Call the above.

2001-07-25  Dave Brolley  <>

	* objdump.c (SKIP_ZEROES): Only define it if it is not already defined.
	(SKIP_ZEROES_AT_END): Only define it if it is not already defined.

2001-07-19  Nick Clifton  <>

	* README: Update for 2.11.  Change bug reporting email address.
	* MAINTAINERS: Tidy up.  Change bug reporting email address.

2001-07-16  DJ Delorie  <>

	* resres.c (write_res_header): Align header size.
	(res_align_file): Calculate alignment correctly.

	* rcparse.y (styles): use SUBLANG_SHIFT instead of 8 (or the more
	correct 10).
	* resrc.c (write_rc_resource): Likewise.
	* windres.h (SUBLANG_SHIFT): Define - as 10.

2001-07-15  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Christian Groessler as maintainer for z8k port.

2001-07-11  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add notes about branch checkins.

2001-07-05  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_macinfo): New function, display
	.debug_macinfo section.
	(do_debug_macinfo): New variable.
	(parse_args): Handle "-w[mM]" to mean display macro info.
	(process_section_headers): Handle debug_macinfo.
	(debug_displays): Replace unsupported function with macinfo
	function for .debug_macinfo display.
	* doc/binutils.texi: Document new command line switch.
	* NEWS: Document new feature of readelf.

2001-07-05  H.J. Lu  <>

	* objcopy.c (filter_symbols): Don't turn undefined symbols
	into local.

2001-07-03  H.J. Lu <>

	* doc/ (addr2line.1): Use addr2line.pod instead of
	(ar.1): Likewise.
	(dlltool.1): Likewise.
	(nlmconv.1): Likewise.
	(nm.1): Likewise.
	(objcopy.1): Likewise.
	(objdump.1): Likewise.
	(ranlib.1): Likewise.
	(readelf.1): Likewise.
	(size.1): Likewise.
	(strings.1): Likewise.
	(strip.1): Likewise.
	(windres.1): Likewise.
	( Use $(DEMANGLER_NAME).pod instead of $@.pod.
	($(DEMANGLER_NAME).1): Also substitute cxxfilt with
	(as.1): Removed.
	* doc/ Regenerated.

2001-07-03  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Change MIPS maintainer to Eric Christopher.

2001-07-01  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* readelf.c: Support DWARF 2.1 tags, encodings, languages.

2001-06-29  James Cownie <>

	* readelf.c: Support DWARF 2.1 attributes.

2001-06-28  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (GET_DATA_ALLOC): Remove.
	(GET_DATA): Remove.
	(get_data): New function combining above macros, with an extra
	test for zero size.
	(slurp_rela_relocs): Use get_data, and catch error return.
	(slurp_rel_relocs): Likewise.
	(get_32bit_program_headers): Likewise.
	(get_64bit_program_headers): Likewise.
	(get_32bit_section_headers): Likewise.
	(get_64bit_section_headers): Likewise.
	(get_32bit_elf_symbols): Likewise.
	(get_64bit_elf_symbols): Likewise.
	(process_section_headers): Likewise.
	(process_relocs): Likewise.
	(slurp_ia64_unwind_table): Likewise.
	(process_unwind): Likewise.
	(get_32bit_dynamic_segment): Likewise.
	(get_64bit_dynamic_segment): Likewise.
	(process_dynamic_segment): Likewise.
	(process_version_sections): Likewise.
	(process_symbol_table): Likewise.
	(dump_section): Likewise.
	(display_debug_info): Likewise.
	(display_debug_section): Likewise.
	(process_section_contents): Likewise.
	(process_corefile_note_segment): Likewise.
	(process_mips_specific): Likewise.  Also free econf32, econf64.

2001-06-25  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Print "bad symbol index" if
	symtab == NULL with non-zero symtab_index.
	(process_relocs): Don't bomb if reloc section has no symsec.

2001-06-24  H.J. Lu  <>

	* objcopy.c (strip_main): Revert the change made on 2001-05-30
	by accident.
	(copy_main): Apply the the change made to strip_main on
	2001-05-30 by accident.

2001-06-23  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* unwind-ia64.c (unw_decode_x1): Add unused attribute for
	parameter 'code'.
	(unw_decode_x2): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_x3): Likewise.
	(unw_decode_x4): Likewise.

2001-06-23  Ben Elliston  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add myself as M88k maintainer.

2001-06-22  Jocelyn Mayer  <>

	* objcopy.c (strip_main): Support -o or --output-file command lien

2001-06-19  H.J. Lu <>

	* doc/ Regenerated.

2001-06-19  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c: Restore formatting.

2001-06-18  H.J. Lu <> & Nick Clifton <>

	* Move documentation into doc subdirectory.
	* Regenerated.
	* binutils.texi: Move into doc subdirectory.
	* addr2line.1: Removed.
	* ar.1: Likewise.
	* dlltool.1: Likewise.
	* nlmconv.1: Likewise.
	* nm.1: Likewise.
	* objcopy.1: Likewise.
	* objdump.1: Likewise.
	* ranlib.1: Likewise.
	* readelf.1: Likewise.
	* size.1: Likewise.
	* strings.1: Likewise.
	* strip.1: Likewise.
	* windres.1: Likewise.
	* Likewise.
	* doc: New Directory.
	* doc/ New file.
	* doc/ Generate.

2001-06-09  Alan Modra  <>

	* NEWS: Fix a typo.  Mention hppa64-elf.  Add binutils-2.11 marker.

2001-06-01  Alan Modra  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Update my email address.

2001-05-30  Honda Hiroki  <>

	* objcopy.c: Add new switches: --keep-global-symbol,
	--keep-symbols, --localize-symbols, --keep-global-symbols and
	* binutils.texi: Document new switches.
	* objcopy.1: Regenerate.
	* NEWS: Announce new feature.

2001-05-28  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_frames): Fix warnings: Remove unused
	variables, fix format strings.

2001-05-28  Nick Clifton  <>

	* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): Remove section VMA adjustment
	when computing the address of the line to show.

2001-05-16  Richard Henderson  <>

	* readelf.c (do_debug_frames_interp): New.
	(byte_get_little_endian): If BFD64, always read entire 8-byte fields.
	(byte_get_big_endian): Likewise.
	(parse_args) ['F']: Set do_debug_frames_interp.
	(Frame_Chunk): Make data_factor signed, add fde_encoding.
	(frame_display_row): Don't trunc pc_begin to int.
	(size_of_encoded_value): New.
	(display_debug_frames): Handle 64-bit targets.  Print raw data
	unless do_debug_frames_interp.
	(debug_displays): Remove duplicate .debug_frame.

2001-05-15  Ralf Baechle  <>

	* readelf.c: Replace uses of EM_MIPS_RS4_BE with EM_MIPS_RS3_LE.
	The former constant was never in active use and is used otherwise
	by the ABI.

2001-05-11  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (process_unwind): Print all unwind sections, not just

2001-05-07  Thiemo Seufer <>

	* readelf.c (process_unwind): Remove const specifier.

2001-04-27  Michal Svec <>

	* strings.c (isgraphic): Do not use isascii() unless it is needed
	for isprint() to work.
	(main): Set the locale domain to LC_ALL not just LC_MESSAGES.

2001-04-27  Johan Rydberg  <>

	* NEWS: Announce support for OpenRISC.

2001-04-17  Danny Smith  <>

	* dlltool.c (do_default_excludes): Initialise to true.

2001-04-10  Alan Modra  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Update my email address
	* nm.c (print_symbol_info_bsd): Use a simple printf string.

2001-04-05  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): Fix typo for "Prologue".

2001-03-30  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (process_unwind): Just return if do_unwind is 0.

2001-03-28  Roger Sayle  <>

	* dlltool.c (make_one_lib_file): Fix section flags for
	.text, .data and .bss in stub ds*.o files to match those
	generated by gas.

2001-03-29  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (process_unwind): Only do unwind sections for

2001-03-28  H.J. Lu  <>

	* ($(srcdir)/dlltool.1): Remove the extra target.
	* Regenerate.

2001-03-26  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* binutils.texi (nm): Fix texi syntax.

2001-03-25  Stephane Carrez  <>

	* binutils.texi: Put @c man begin and @c man end indications
	to generate man pages using texi2pod and pod2man. Put @c man title
	to identify each man. Add SEEALSO entries.
	* (MANCONF, TEXI2POD, POD2MAN): New variable.
	(man_MANS): Add dlltool.1, nlmconv.1, readelf.1, windres.1,
	sort the list.
	(*.1): Build the man pages from binutils.texi.
	* Regenerate.

2001-03-13  Eric Kohl  <>

	* defparse.y (opt_equal_name): allow "." in name.
	* dlltool.c (def_exports): Added ability to generate forwarded exports.
	(gen_exp_file): Likewise.

2001-03-12  Stefan Geuken <>

	* NEWS: Document addition of -B switch to objcopy.
	* binutils.texi:  Document addition of -B switch to objcopy.
	* objcopy.c: (copy_options): Add --binary-architecture.
	(copy_usage): Document -B/--binary-architecture.
	(copy_main): Support -B/--binary-architecture.  Set

2001-03-11  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Handle EM_S390_OLD.
	(dump_relocations): Likewise.
	(get_machine_name): Likewise.

2001-02-28  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c: (struct unw_aux_info): Remove const modifier for
	'strtab' field.
	(process_unwind): Remove non-K&R compliant LHS type cast in call
	to GET_DATA_ALLOC macro.

2001-02-28  Philip Blundell  <>

	* readelf.c (decode_ARM_machine_flags): Explicitly mention which
	ABI is in use; remove ambiguity between the "unknown" EABI and
	unrecognised ABIs.  Handle version 2 ARM EABI.  Update uses of
	renamed EF_xx constants.

2001-02-27  Alan Modra  <>

	* (BFD_VERSION): New.
	* configure: Regenerate.
	* Run "make dep-am"
	* Regenerate.

2001-02-14  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add "Obvious Fix" rule.

2001-02-11  Michael Sokolov  <msokolov@ivan.Harhan.ORG>

	* unwind-ia64.c: Don't use ANSI C preprocessor stringisation and string
	literal concatenation.

2001-02-11  Michael Sokolov  <msokolov@ivan.Harhan.ORG>

	* readelf.c (struct unw_aux_info): Remove const from the info member.
	(process_unwind): Don't type-cast the third argument to the

2001-02-11  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Free corrected allocated
	(process_unwind): Fix compile time warning.

2001-02-10  Nick Clifton  <>

	* binutils.texi: Document new --unwind option to readelf.

2001-02-09  Martin Schwidefsky  <>

	* readelf.c: Add linux target for S/390.

2001-02-10  Alan Modra  <>

	* nm.c (print_symbol_info_bsd): Don't #ifdef inside printf in case
	printf is a macro.

2001-02-08  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* acinclude.m4 (AM_PROG_LEX): Override installed definition.
	* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2001-02-07  Todd Vierling  <>

	* bucomm.c (bfd_target_vector): Change extern array to pointer.
	* objdump.c (bfd_target_vector): Likewise.

2001-02-07  David Mosberger  <>

	* readelf.c (process_unwind): New function.
	(slurp_ia64_unwind_table): Ditto.
	(dump_ia64_unwind): Ditto.
	(find_symbol_for_address): Ditto.
	(slurp_rela_relocs): New function (split off from dump_relocations()).
	(slurp_rel_relocs): Ditto.
	(parse_args): Handle '-u' option.

	* unwind-ia64.c: New file.
	* unwind-ia64.h: New file.
	* Include unwind-ia64.c in readelf build.
	* Regenerate.
	* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.

2001-02-04  Philip Blundell  <>

	* (OBJDUMP_DEFS): Match `arm*-*', not just `arm-*'.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2001-01-31  Steve deRosier  <>

	* ieee.c (ieee_add_bb11): Don't check for backslashes
	unless HAVE_DOS_BASED_FILE_SYSTEM is defined.

2001-01-24  Mark Elbrecht  <>

	* ieee.c: Update copyright.
	(ieee_start_compilation_unit): Don't check for backslashes
	unless HAVE_DOS_BASED_FILE_SYSTEM is defined.

	* stabs.c: Update copyright. Include "filenames.h".
	(parse_stab): Use IS_ABSOLUTE_PATH. Ignore N_WARNING stabs.

2001-01-23  Jakub Jelinek  <>

	* readelf.c (process_version_sections): Check if VERDEF or VERNEED
	sections are present before using them.  Remove code duplication.
	(process_symbol_table): Check if VERDEF or VERNEED sections are
	present before using them.

2001-01-17  Nick Clifton  <>

	* objcopy.c (copy_object): Fail if attempting to convert the
	endianness of the input object file.

	* binutils.texi: Explain that objcopy cannot convert endianness.

2001-01-16  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (string_table_length): New variable.
	(SECTION_NAME): Catch out of range indices and missing section
	(process_section_headers): Delete useless local variable
	string_table_offset.  Set the value of string_table_length
	after loading the string table.
	(process_mips_specific): Use SECTION_NAME macro.
	(process_file): Set string_table_length to 0 when it is freed.

2001-01-12  Nick Clifton  <>

	* version.c (print_version): Update copyright date.

2001-01-11  Peter Targett  <>

	* readelf.c (dump_relocations): Include selection with EM_ARC.
	(get_machine_name) Update name to "ARC".

2001-01-09  Nick Clifton  <>

	* Add rule to build objdump.o from objdump.c and
	* Regenerate.

	* Define OBJDUMP_DEFS.  Default to empty.
	(arm, xscale, d10v): For these targets define OBJDUMP_DEFS to
	* configure: Regenerate.

	* objdump.c (disassemble_bytes): If DISASSEMBLER_NEEDS_RELOCS
	is defined read in the relocs even if dump_reloc_info is

2001-01-07  Philip Blundell  <>

	* binutils.texi (Bug Reporting): Replace `bug-gnu-utils' with
	* README: Likewise.

2000-12-19  Nick Clifton  <>

	* dlltool.c: Add missing support for arm-epoc-pe.
	* Add missing support for arm-epoc-pe.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2000-12-15  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Diego Novillo as a maintainer for the Intel
	Mode parts of the x86 port.

2000-12-04  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): Add EM_X86_64.
	(dump_relocations): Add EM_X86_64.
	(get_machine_name): Add EM_X86_64.
	Include "elf/x86-64.h".

2000-12-12  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c: Fix formatting.

2000-12-11  Jan Hubicka  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add myself and Andreas Jaeger as x86_64 maintainer.

2000-12-07  Andrew Haley  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_frames): Only display columns that are
	referenced by the frame debug info.

2000-12-05  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Jason Merrill as DWARF2 maintainer.

2000-12-04  Jason Merrill  <>

	* readelf.c (process_section_headers): Handle linkonce.wi sections.
	(display_debug_section): Likewise.
	(display_debug_info): Display CU header before bailing.

2000-12-01  Chris Demetriou  <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Recognize MIPS32 ISA in
	EF_MIPS_ARCH.  Replace use of E_MIPS_MACH_MIPS32 with
	E_MIPS_MACH_MIPS32_4K and adjust printed CPU name similarly.

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Add cases for E_MIPS_ARCH_5,
	and E_MIPS_ARCH_64.

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Add case for

2000-11-30  Richard Earnshaw  <>

	* readelf.c (frame_display_row): Output 's' for DW_CFA_same_value.

2000-11-28  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Jrn Rennecke and self as SH maintainers.
	Change to
	Fix typo for "amongst".

2000-11-28  Nick Clifton  <>

	* strip.1 (COPYING): Mention that the GNU Free Documentation
	License is present in the sources, but not the output, and
	also available from the GNU website.
	(GNU Free Documentation License): Comment out this section.
	* strings.1: Ditto.
	* size.1: Ditto.
	* ranlib.1: Ditto.
	* objdump.1: Ditto.
	* objcopy.1: Ditto.
	* nm.1: Ditto.
	* nlmconv.1: Ditto.
	* ar.1: Ditto.
	* addr2line.1: Ditto.

2000-11-27  DJ Delorie  <>

	* readelf.c (usage): Add -wf (--debug-dump=frames) option.
	(parse_args): Support -wf option.
	(process_section_headers): Ditto.
	(debug_displays): Ditto.
	(display_debug_frames): New, dump *_frame sections.
	(frame_need_space): Support for above.
	(frame_display_row): Ditto.
	* binutils.texi: Document it.

2000-11-24  Nick Clifton  <>

	* NEWS: Announce support for v5t, v5te and XScale.

2000-11-22  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_name): Add EM_JAVELIN, EM_FIREPATH,
	(get_section_type_name): Add SHT_GROUP and SHT_SYMTAB_SHNDX.
	(get_elf_section_flags: Add SHF_GROUP.
	(process_section_headers): Adjust output for 32-bit binaries
	to look nice on an 80 column terminal.

2000-11-20  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_osabi_name): Change ELFOSABI_MONTEREY to

2000-11-17  Richard Henderson  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): Adjust last change to
	use sizeof (external->li_length).

2000-11-17  Richard Henderson  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_lines): Fix section length check
	and end_of_sequence computation.

2000-11-06  Nick Clifton  <>

	* binutils.texi: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* objcopy.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* objdump.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* addr2line.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* ar.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* nlmconv.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* nm.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* ranlib.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* size.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* strings.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.
	* strip.1: Add GNU Free Documentation License.

2000-10-06  Luciano Gemme <>

	* objcopy.c (--srec-len=nn): New parameter to set the
	maximum length of generated Srecords.
	(--srec-forceS3): New parameter that restricts the generation of
	Srecords to type S3 only.
	* binutils.texi: Document new command line switches.
	* objcopy.1: Docuemnt the new command line switches.
	* NEWS: Announce the existence of the new command line switches.

2000-10-31  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Jim Wilson as the maintainer for the IA64
	code.  Add Eric Chrisopher as maintainer of MN10300 port.

2000-10-12  Roger Sayle  <>

	* Make comma after string after icon/control optional.

2000-09-13  Anders Norlander  <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_flags): Also print EF_MIPS_MACH field.

	* NEWS: Mention support for MIPS32.

2000-09-08  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add Stephane Carrez as maintainer for 68HC[11|12].

2000-09-07  H.J. Lu  <>

	* configure: Rebuild.

2000-09-06  Alexandre Oliva  <>

	* configure: Rebuilt with new libtool.m4.

2000-09-05  Nick Clifton  <>

	* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
	* Regenerate.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2000-09-04  Todd Vierling  <>

	* strip.1: Fix stray '\' in -o formatting.

2000-09-02  Nick Clifton  <>

	* Increase version number to 2.10.91.
	* configure: Regenerate.
	* aclocal.m4: Regenerate.
	* Regenerate.
	* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.

2000-08-31  Alexandre Oliva  <>

	* acinclude.m4: Include libtool and gettext macros from the
	top level.
	* aclocal.m4, configure: Rebuilt.

2000-08-30  Jamie Guinan  <>

	* resrc.c (close_input_stream): Delete extraneous logic

2000-08-24  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* NEWS: Mention support for CRIS.

2000-08-21  Nick Clifton  <>

	* addr2line.c: Changed email address for Ulrich Lauther.

2000-08-17  Christopher C. Chimelis <>

	* objdump.c (LONGEST_ARCH): Set to sizeof("powerpc:common").

2000-08-17  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (display_debug_pubnames): Only issue warning
	message once.  Terminate message with a new line.
	(display_debug_aranges): Only display version 2 debug info.

2000-08-14  Todd Vierling <>

	* objcopy.c (strip_main): Silently accept -d as an alias for -g
	for compatibility with old BSD systems.

2000-08-14  Jason Eckhardt  <>

	* NEWS: Mention i860 support.

2000-08-11  Carlo Wood <>

	* addr2line.c (main): Add const to char *.

2000-08-11  Geoff Keating  <>

	* ar.c (main): Don't crash if called with no arguments
	or only '-X32_64' as an argument.

2000-08-08  DJ Delorie  <>

	* resrc.c: use "gcc -xc" instead of -xc-header

2000-08-05  Jason Eckhardt  <>

	* readelf.c (elf/i860.h): Include.
	(dump_relocations): Add recognition of i860 architecture.
	(guess_is_rela): Add recognition of i860 architecture.

2000-08-03  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add information about CGEN maintainers.

2000-07-26  Geoff Keating  <>

	* nm.c (main): Ignore '-X32_64' as an option.
	* ar.c (main): Likewise.
	* binutils.texi (nm): Document new option.
	(ar): Likewise.

2000-07-23  Michael Sokolov  <msokolov@ivan.Harhan.ORG>

	* rdcoff.c (external_coff_symbol_p): K&R-ise.

2000-07-20  H.J. Lu  <>

	* binutils.texi: Put back "@end table" deleted by

2000-07-05  Kenneth Block  <>

	* nm.c: Add optional style to demangle switch.
	* objdump.c: Add optional style to demangle switch.
	* addr2line.c: Add optional style to demangle switch.
	* binutils.texi: Document optional style to demangle

2000-07-20  Hans-Peter Nilsson  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add self as CRIS port maintainer.
	* readelf.c: Include elf/cris.h.
	(guess_is_rela): Handle EM_CRIS.
	(dump_relocations): Ditto.
	(get_machine_name): Ditto.
	* Rebuild dependencies.
	* Regenerate.
	* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.

2000-07-19  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_type): Change "AUXILARY" to
	(process_dynamic_segment): Print out strings for DT_CONFIG,

2000-07-19  Mark Kettenis  <>

	* nm.c (usage): Change output of `nm --help' to include a
	description of the purpose of the program and a detailed
	description of the accepted options.

2000-07-19  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (process_dynamic_segment): Change DF_1_NODEPLIB

2000-07-19  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_type): Fix DT_CHECKSUM.

2000-07-19  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_type): Change DT_FEATURE_1 to
	(process_dynamic_segment): Likewise.

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_type): Handle DT_CONFIG, DT_DEPAUDIT,
	(process_dynamic_segment): Handle DTF_1_CONFEXP, DF_1_NODEPLIB,

2000-07-18  Nick Clifton  <>

	* binutils.texi (readelf): Fix spelling typo.

2000-07-11  Mark Kettenis  <>

	* objdump.c (usage): Make output of `objdump --help' more
	consistent with the rest of the GNU world.  Add a line describing
	the purpose of the program.

2000-07-10  David Huggins-Daines  <>

	* stabs.c (parse_stab_range_type): Cast to proper type to fix

2000-07-10  Ryan Bradetich  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_data): Add casts and use unsigned chars
	to fix warnings.
	(process_symbol_table): Ditto.
	(procesS_extended_line_op): Ditto.
	(display_debug_lines): Ditto.
	(display_debug_pubnames): Ditto.
	(read_and_display_attr): Ditto.

2000-07-09  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add several more port specific maintainers.

2000-07-05  Nick Clifton  <>

	* MAINTAINERS: Add blanket write privs for Michael Meissner.

2000-06-05  DJ Delorie  <>


2000-07-01  Eric Fifer  <>

	* dllwrap.c: Changed mistaken dyn_string_append() calls
	to dyn_string_append_cstr().

2000-07-01  Alexander Aganichev <>

	* stabs.c (parse_stab_type): Divide size in bits by 8 as binutils
	struct debug_type stores size in bytes.

2000-07-01  Alan Modra  <>

	* (DEP): Fix 2000-06-22.  grep after running dep.sed
	* Regenerate.

2000-06-27  Alan Modra  <>

	* ar.c: Revert incorrect 2000-06-25 patch.
	* bucomm.c: Likewise.

2000-06-25 Mark Elbrecht <>

	* rdcoff (parse_coff_symbol): Treat GNU weak symbols as external.
	(external_coff_symbol_p): New function.
	(parse_coff): Use it.

2000-06-25  Alexander Aganichev <>

	* ar.c (normalize): Advance past both characters in a DOS based
	<letter>: filepath prefix.
	(main): Likewise.
	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Likewise.

2000-06-24  Nick Clifton  <>

	* objdump.c (usage): Fix description of --stabs switch.

2000-06-22  Alan Modra  <>

	* (DEP): grep for leading `/' in DEP1, and fail if we
	find one.
	* Regenerate.

2000-06-20  Alexander Aganichev <>

	* ar.c (normalize): Correct pointer comparison when checking for
	(main): Likewise.
	* bucomm.c (make_tempname): Likewise.

	* ieee.c (ieee_start_compilation_unit): Correct pointer comparison
	and search for backslashes in the original pathname.
	(ieee_add_bb11): Likewise.

2000-06-18  Nick Clifton  <>

	* ar.c (print_contents): Improve verbose message.

2000-06-15  H.J. Lu  <>

	* dyn-string.c: Removed. Not needed with dyn-string.c in
	* dyn-string.h: Likewise.

	* Remove references to dyn-string.c and
	dyn-string.h. Rebuild dependency.
	* Rebuild.

2000-06-15  H.J. Lu  <>

	* binutils.texi: Put a warning on copying relocatable object
	files between two different formats.

2000-06-13  DJ Delorie  <>

	* rcparse.y (control): ICON controls take an id as the first
	parameter, not an optional string.  Also, call new convenience
	function that takes res_id's.
	* resrc.c (define_control): missing text means zero-length string,
	not zero ID.
	(define_icon_control): New.
	* windres.h: declare define_icon_control.

2000-06-13  H.J. Lu  <>

	* configure: Regenerate.

2000-06-08  David O'Brien  <>

	* (VERSION): Update to show this is the CVS mainline.

2000-06-02  David O'Brien  <>

	* strings.c (isgraphic): Interpret <TAB> as a printable character,
	analogous to <SPACE>.

2000-05-30  Alan Modra  <>

	* objdump.c (display_target_list): Use bfd_close_all_done, not
	bfd_close to fix crash caused by 2000-05-24 change.

2000-05-25  DJ Delorie  <>

	* resrc.c (close_input_stream): zero out cpp_pipe after closing it.

2000-05-26  Alan Modra  <>

	* Update dependencies with "make dep-am"
	* Regenerate.

2000-05-26  Eli Zaretskii  <>

	* ar.c: Include filenames.h.
	(normalize) [HAVE_DOS_BASED_FILE_SYSTEM]: Support backslashes
	and drive letters in file names.
	(main): Support backslashes and drive letters in argv[0].  Drop
	the .exe suffix, if any, in argv[0] if is_ranlib is negative.  Use
	FILENAME_CMP instead of strcmp to compare file names.
	(open_inarch) [__GO32__]: Don't ifdef errno != ENOENT test for
	DJGPP v2.
	(do_quick_append) [__GO32__]: Ditto.
	(get_pos_bfd, delete_members, move_members, replace_members):
	Compare file names with FILENAME_CMP.

	* bucomm.c: Include filenames.h.
	(make_tempname) [HAVE_DOS_BASED_FILE_SYSTEM]: Support mixed
	forward/backward slashes and drive letters in file names.

	* ieee.c (ieee_start_compilation_unit, ieee_add_bb11): Support
	mixed forward/backward slashes and drive letters in file names.

	* strings.c (O_BINARY, setmode, SET_BINARY): Define.
	(main) [SET_BINARY]: Use SET_BINARY to switch stdin into binary

	* objcopy.c: Include filenames.h.
	(main) [HAVE_DOS_BASED_FILE_SYSTEM]: Drop the .exe suffix
	before comparing to "strip".
	Use FILENAME_CMP to compare file names.

	* arsup.c: Include filenames.h.
	(map_over_list, ar_delete, ar_replace, ar_extract): Use
	FILENAME_CMP to compare file names.
	(ar_open): Prepend "tmp-" instead of appending "-tmp", to create
	the temporary file name.

	* Check for setmode.
	* configure: Regenerate.

2000-05-24  Alan Modra  <>

	* objdump.c (display_target_list): Close the bfd.
	(display_info_table): Likewise.

2000-05-14  H.J. Lu  (

	* objcopy.c (filter_symbols): Don't strip global symbols in
	relocatable object files.

2000-05-14  Alan Modra  <>

	* size.c (usage): Associate short options with corresponding long
	option to give a clue as to their function.

2000-05-14  Philippe De Muyter  <>

	* size.c (main): Accept and ignore `-f' option.

2000-05-13  Alan Modra  <>

	* bucomm.h (gettext, dgettext, dcgettext, textdomain,
	bindtextdomain): Replace defines with those from intl/libgettext.h
	to quieten gcc warnings.

2000-05-12  H.J. Lu  <>

	* nlmconv.c (temp_filename): Removed.

	* nlmconv.c (link_inputs): Use make_temp_file () instead of
	choose_temp_base ().
	* objdump.c (display_target_list): Likewise.
	(display_info_table): Likewise.

2000-05-08  Alan Modra  <>

	* objcopy.c (setup_section): Add const and gettext calls for err.

2000-05-02  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_osabi_name): Handle ELFOSABI_NONE instead of

2000-05-02  Kazu Hirata  <>

	* coffgrok.c: Add ATTRIBUTE_UNUSED as appropriate.
	* srconv.c: Likewise.
	* sysdump.c: Likewise.

2000-04-23  Denis Chertykov  <>

	* readelf.c (guess_is_rela): AVR uses RELA relocations.
	(get_machine_name): machine name for EM_AVR added.

2000-04-21  Richard Henderson  <>
	    David Mosberger  <>

	* (readelf.o): Add elf/ia64.h.
	* Rebuild.
	* readelf.c: Include elf/ia64.h.
	(guess_is_rela, dump_relocations): Handle EM_IA_64.

2000-04-17  Timothy Wall  <>

	* objdump.c (disassemble_data): Set octets per byte *after*
	resolving arch/mach for binary files.

2000-04-14  Michael Sokolov  <msokolov@ivan.Harhan.ORG>

	* arlex.l: Add directives to increase lex buffer size.

	* objdump.c, readelf.c: Don't include strarg.h or varargs.h. They are
	already included by bucomm.h.

2000-04-10  Philippe De Muyter  <>

	* readelf.c (dynamic_segment_mips_val): Call `sprintf', not
	`strftime' since strftime is not available on all systems.
	(process_mips_specific): Ditto.

2000-04-07  Andrew Cagney  <>

	* (WARN_CFLAGS): Set to -W -Wall by default.  Add
	--enable-build-warnings option.
	* (AM_CFLAGS, WARN_CFLAGS): Add definitions.
	*, configure: Re-generate.

2000-04-06  Alan Modra  <>

	* addr2line.c: Update copyright.
	* objcopy.1: Likewise, and title.
	* strings.1: Likewise.

	* version.c (print_version): Add 2000.

	* rddbg.c (read_section_stabs_debugging_info): Don't use
	bfd_size_type for strx to avoid printf problems if BFD64.

	* bucomm.c: (report): Remove `static'.
	Move inclusion of stdarg.h/vararg.h from here.
	* bucomm.h: To here.
	(CONST): Change all occurences to const.
	(report): Declare it.
	(bfd_fatal): Add ATTRIBUTE_NORETURN.
	(non_fatal): Add ATTRIBUTE_PRINTF_1.

	* ar.c (main): Use fatal or non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	Correct a typo in an error message.
	(do_quick_append): Use non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	(move_members): Use fatal instead of fprintf, exit.
	* coffdump.c (main): Same here.

	* dlltool.c (display): Delete.
	(warn): Delete.
	(inform): Use `report' instead of `display'.
	(rvaafter): Remove trailing \n from fatal error msg.
	(rvabefore): Ditto.
	(asm_prefix): Ditto.
	(yyerror): Replace `warn' with `non_fatal', and remove \n.
	(def_name): Likewise.
	(run): Likewise.
	(scan_all_symbols): Likewise.
	(gen_lib_file): Likewise.
	(def_library): Likewise.  Remove extra program_name too.
	(run): Remove \n from inform strings.
	(scan_drectve_symbols): Likewise.
	(add_excludes): Likewise.
	(scan_open_obj_file): Likewise.
	(gen_exp_file): Likewise.
	(gen_lib_file): Likewise.
	(process_duplicates): Likewise.

	* (dllwrap_SOURCES): Add version.c.
	* dllwrap.c (program_version): Delete.
	(print_version): Delete.
	(display): Always print trailing \n.
	(warn): New.
	(delete_temp_files): Use warn instead of fprintf.  Use gettext.
	(run): Here too.
	(main): And here.
	(usage): gettext'ify.
	(long_options): Add missing initialisers.

	* nlmconv.c (main): Use fatal/non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	(select_output_format): Likewise.
	(powerpc_mangle_relocs): Likewise.
	(link_inputs): Likewise.

	* nm.c (set_print_radix): Use fatal instead of fprintf, exit.
	(set_output_format): Likewise.
	(main): Use non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	(display_rel_file): Likewise.

	* objdump.c (slurp_symtab): Use non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	(slurp_dynamic_symtab): Same here.
	(disassemble_data): And here.
	(read_section_stabs): And here.
	(read_section_stabs): And here.
	(dump_bfd): And here.
	(main): And here.
	(objdump_sprintf): Use fatal instead of fprintf, exit.
	(disassemble_data): Same here.

	* rdcoff.c (parse_coff_type): Use non_fatal instead of fprintf.
	(parse_coff_struct_type): Same here.
	(parse_coff_enum_type): And here.
	(parse_coff): And here.
	* rddbg.c (read_debugging_info): And here.
	* size.c (main): And here.
	* windres.c (format_from_name): And here.
	* wrstabs.c (stab_write_symbol): Here too.
	(write_stabs_in_sections_debugging_info): And here.
	(stab_int_type): And here.
	(stab_struct_field): And here.
	(stab_typdef): And here.

	* rescoff.c (read_coff_rsrc): Use fatal instead of fprintf, exit.
	* srconv.c (main): Same here.
	* strings.c (main): And here.
	(integer_arg): And here.
	* sysdump.c (main): And here.

2000-04-06  Timothy Wall  <>

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Print CLINK and BLOCK flags.

2000-04-06  Jason Merrill  <>

	* readelf.c (decode_location_expression): Loop through multiple
	(read_and_display_attr): Pass in length.

	* readelf.c (read_and_display_attr): Add CU offset to references.
	(display_debug_info): Pass it in.

2000-04-06  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (decode_ARM_machine_flags): New function.
	(get_machine_flags): Call decode_ARM_machine_flags for ARM

	(get_machine_name): Catch EM_AVR

2000-04-05  Alan Modra  <>

	* binutils.texi: Remove optional `=' from long options that have
	an `=' in the argument.
	* objcopy.1: Here too.  Remove extra space on discard-all.

	* binutils.texi (objcopy): Mention --redefine-sym.
	* objcopy.1: Here too.
	* NEWS: And here.

	* objcopy.c (parse_flags): Split off flag names from error message
	gettext as they are not translated.
	(copy_main): Similarly split off option name for --add-section,
	--set-section-flags, --change-section-vma, --change-section-lma
	error messages.
	Some white space changes.

	from Matthew Benjamin <>
	* objcopy.c (struct redefine_node): New.
	(redefine_sym_list): New.
	(redefine_list_append): New.
	(lookup_sym_redefinition): New.
	(copy_options): Add --redefine-sym option.
	(copy_usage): Mention it.
	(filter_symbols): Rename symbols on redefine_sym_list.
	(copy_object): Call filter_symbols if redefine_sym_list != NULL.
	(copy_main): Handle OPTION_REDEFINE_SYM.

2000-04-04  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (process_symbol_table): Correctly read in symbol
	versioning information.

2000-04-04  Alan Modra  <>

	* po/binutils.pot: Regenerate.

	* addr2line.c (usage): Restore translated part of bug string.
	* ar.c (usage): Likewise.
	* nlmconv.c (show_usage): Likewise.
	* nm.c (usage): Likewise.
	* objcopy.c (copy_usage): Likewise.
	(strip_usage): Likewise.
	* objdump.c (usage): Likewise.
	* readelf.c (usage): Likewise.
	* size.c (usage): Likewise.
	* strings.c (usage): Likewise.
	* windres.c (usage): Likewise.

	* (MKDEP): Use gcc -MM rather than mkdep.
	(DEP): Quote when passing vars to sub-make.  Add warning
	message to end.
	(DEP1): Rewrite for "gcc -MM".
	Update dependencies.
	* Regenerate.

2000-04-04  H.J. Lu  <>

	* (GENERATED_HFILES): Add rcparse.h
	(arparse.h): Depend on arparse.c
	(defparse.h, nlmheader.h, rcparse.h, sysinfo.h): Similarly.

2000-04-03  H.J. Lu  (

	* size.c (usage): Use REPORT_BUGS_TO.

2000-04-03  Alan Modra  <>

	* bucomm.h: #include "bin-bugs.h"
	* addr2line.c (usage): Use REPORT_BUGS_TO.
	* ar.c (usage): Likewise.
	* nlmconv.c (show_usage): Likewise.
	* nm.c (usage): Likewise.
	(long_options): Use OPTION_TARGET rather than 200.
	(main): Likewise.

	* objcopy.c (copy_usage): Use REPORT_BUGS_TO.
	(strip_usage): Likewise.
	* objdump.c (usage): Likewise.
	* readelf.c (usage): Likewise.
	* strings.c (usage): Likewise.
	* windres.c (usage): Likewise.

2000-03-31  John David Anglin  <>

	* readelf.c: Include sys/types.h before sys/stat.h for ultrix.

2000-03-27  Nick Clifton  <>

	* rddbg.c (read_section_stabs_debugging_info): Catch out of range
	string offsets in corrupt stabs entries.

2000-03-27  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c: Include elf/avr.h
	(dump_relocations): Add EM_AVR case.

2000-03-09  Tim Waugh  <>

	* strings.1: Correct '-bytes' to '--bytes'.

2000-03-08  H.J. Lu  <>

	* (install-exec-local): Depend on
	install-binPROGRAMS for parallel make.
	* Regenerated.

2000-02-27  Ian Lance Taylor  <>

	From Brad Lucier <>:
	* readelf.c (process_dynamic_segment): Add cast to make sure
	argument to %* is int.

2000-02-25  H.J. Lu  <>

	* (AC_SEARCH_LIBS): Pass m, not -lm.

2000-02-24  Nick Clifton  <>

	* Add arm-wince, mips-pe and sh-pe targets.
	* configure: Regenerate.

	* dlltool.c: Add support for sh-pe and mips-pe targets.
	* rescoff.c: Add support for sh-pe and mips-pe targets.

2000-02-23  H.J. Lu  <>

	* readelf.c (get_osabi_name): Handle ELFOSABI_LINUX.

2000-02-22  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (process_symbol_table): Remove use of ELF_ST_OTHER.

2000-02-22  Ian Lance Taylor  <>

	From Brad Lucier <>:
	* readelf.c (process_version_sections): Add casts to make sure
	argument to %* is an int.
	(process_mips_specific): Add casts to make printf arguments match

2000-02-21  Alan Modra  <>

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header): Change `opb' to unsigned.
	(find_symbol_for_address): Same here.
	(disassemble_data): And here.  Change `addr_offset',
	`stop_offset', `nextstop_offset' to unsigned long.
	(dump_data): Change opb to unsigned.

2000-02-18  Frank Ch. Eigler  <>

	* resrc.c: Remove unmatched #if for cygwin.

2000-02-14  Fernando Nasser  <>

	* binutils.texi: Document the change of flavor name from atpcs-special
	to special-atpcs to prevent name conflict in gdb.

2000-02-08  Timothy Wall  <>

	* objdump.c (show_line): Fix bug preventing printing of the very
	first line (line zero) of a file when interlisting source and
	assembly.  Added option to print entire context from start of file
	when the first line from that file is encountered.

2000-02-03  Timothy Wall <>

	* objdump.c (dump_section_header, find_symbol_for_address,
	show_line, disassemble_bytes, disassemble_data, dump_data):
	distinguish between octets and bytes.

2000-01-27  Thomas de Lellis  <>

	* nm.c (print_symbol_info_bsd): Use bfd_is_undefined_symclass to
	check to unresolved symbols.
	(print_symbol_info_sysv):  Ditto.
	(print_symbol_info_posix):  Ditto.

	* binutils.texi: Document new 'V' symclass flag for nm.

2000-01-27  Nick Clifton  <>

	* binutils.texi (objdump): Document new ARM specific
	disassembler options.

	* objdump.c (usage): Call disassembler_usage().

2000-01-27  Alan Modra  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_flags): Return buff.
	(process_dynamic_segment): Don't pass error strings to printf
	as format arg.
	(read_and_display_attr): Use lx and ld to print longs.
	(process_corefile_note_segment): Cast bfd_vma to unsigned long
	before printing.
	Update copyright.

2000-01-17  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (get_osabi_name): Recognise ELFOSABI_ARM.

2000-01-15  Alan Modra  <>

	* debug.c (debug_name_type): Return DEBUG_TYPE_NULL rather than
	(debug_tag_type): Here too.
	* ieee.c (ieee_builtin_type): And here.
	* stabs.c (parse_stab_type, parse_stab_array_type): And here.

2000-01-13  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (get_machine_name): Change EM_S370 to return "IBM

2000-01-11  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (get_dynamic_type): Remove DT_ENCODING.

2000-01-10  Nick Clifton  <>

	* readelf.c (get_note_type): Display NT_WIN32PSTATUS notes.

2000-01-07  Mumit Khan  <>

	* windres.c (long_options): Add --use-temp-file and
	--no-use-temp-file options.
	(usage): Document.
	(main): Handle.

	* windres.h: Update read_rc_file prototype.

	* resrc.c (cpp_temp_file): New static variable.
	(istream_type): New static variable.
	(close_pipe): Delete function.
	(run_cmd): New static function.
	(open_input_stream): New static function.
	(close_input_stream): New static function.
	(look_for_default): Handle DOS directory separator. Use
	open_input_stream instead of popen.
	(read_rc_file): Likewise.

	* binutils.texi: Document --use-temp-file, --no-use-temp-file

2000-01-04  Mumit Khan  <>

	* dlltool.c (create_compat_implib): New variable.
	(gen_exp_file): Use.
	(make_one_lib_file): Use.
	(long_options): Add --compat-implib option.
	(usage): Handle.
	(main): Handle.

	* dllwrap.c (enum target_type): Rename MINGW32_TARGET to MINGW_TARGET.
	(main): Use. Don't look for "32" in cygwin and mingw target names.

2000-01-03  Nick Clifton  <>

	* binutils.texi: Document new, ARM specific disassembler
	command line switch "-M force-thumb".

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