[Buildroot] Buildroot 2021.02.7 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Wed Nov 10 14:58:31 UTC 2021


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2021.02.7 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2021.02.7 is a bugfix release on the current long term
release, fixing a number of important / security related issues
discovered since the 2021.02.6 release.

- OpenJDK 16.x moved to 17.x as 16.x is EOL.

- Security fixes for asterisk, bind, docker-cli, docker-containerd,
  docker-engine, exiv2, freerdp, go, hiredis, lrzip, nodejs, openjdk,
  openjdk-bin, php, samba4, snort, strongswan, systemd, vim

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime/license issues in audit,
  bitcoin, cryptsetup, dahdi-linux, dbus-python, dfu-util, earlyoom,
  ffmpeg, gdb, gensio, gnupg2, gpsd, gst1-plugins-bad,
  gst1-plugins-ugly, gst1-vaapi, lftp, lightning, netdata, olsr, pango,
  qemu, samba4, suricata, wireguard-linux-compat, xerces

For more details, see the CHANGES file:


Users of the affected packages are strongly encouraged to upgrade.

Many thanks to all the people contributing to this release:

git shortlog -sn 2021.02.6..

    38  Fabrice Fontaine
    21  Peter Korsgaard
    10  Thomas Petazzoni
     5  James Hilliard
     4  Bernd Kuhls
     4  Giulio Benetti
     4  Peter Seiderer
     4  Romain Naour
     2  Adam Duskett
     2  Alexander Dahl
     2  Francois Perrad
     2  Joachim Wiberg
     2  Matthew Weber
     1  Artem Panfilov
     1  José Pekkarinen
     1  Olivier Dautricourt
     1  Raphaël Mélotte
     1  Sergey Matyukevich
     1  Yann E. MORIN

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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