[Buildroot] Buildroot 2021.02.6 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Mon Oct 11 20:25:37 UTC 2021


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2021.02.6 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2021.02.6 is a bugfix release on the current long term
release, fixing a number of important / security related issues
discovered since the 2021.02.5 release.

- Security fixes for apache, atftp, bind, botan, cryptopp,
  docker-containerd, fetchmail, ghostscript, go, libcurl, libkrb5,
  libsndfile, libyang, lynx, nodejs, ntfs-3g, openjdk, openjdk-bin,
  openssh, php, python-pip, redis, squid, uclibc, xen

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime/license issues in alsa-lib,
  arm-trusted-firmware, dash, dc3dd, docker-cli, docker-engine, dovecot,
  erlang, gdb, gst-omx, gst1-devtools, gst1-interpipe, gst1-libav,
  gst1-plugins-bad, gst1-plugins-base, gst1-plugins-good,
  gst1-plugins-ugly, gst1-python, gst1-rtsp-server, gst1-vaapi,
  gstreamer1, gstreamer1-editing-services, kodi-pvr-octonet, libressl,
  lxc, mesa3d, micropython, minicom, mono, mtr, mv-ddr-marvell,
  net-tools, nmap, openldap, python-aioconsole, python-cffi,
  python-dateutil, python-django, python-texttable, python-urllib3,
  python-webob, qt5location, refpolicy, ripgrep, runc, sispmctl,
  strongswan, supervisor, syslinux, tinycbor, trace-cmd, uboot-tools,
  wavemon, wireless-regdb, xserver_xorg-server

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 2021.02.5..
    23  Fabrice Fontaine
    19  Peter Seiderer
    17  Peter Korsgaard
    11  Romain Naour
     6  Giulio Benetti
     5  Asaf Kahlon
     5  Christian Stewart via buildroot
     3  Yann E. MORIN
     2  Adam Duskett
     2  Edgar Bonet
     2  Francois Perrad
     2  Illia Bitkov
     2  Petr Vorel
     1  Antoine Tenart
     1  Baruch Siach
     1  Bernd Kuhls
     1  Chris Packham
     1  Heiko Thiery
     1  James Hilliard
     1  Joachim Wiberg
     1  Kory Maincent
     1  Martin Elshuber
     1  Michael Nosthoff
     1  Nicolas Cavallari
     1  Quentin Schulz
     1  Raphaël Mélotte
     1  Sam Voss
     1  Thomas De Schampheleire
     1  Thomas Petazzoni
     1  Titouan Christophe
     1  Waldemar Brodkorb

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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