[Buildroot] Buildroot 2017.11.1 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Dec 31 09:35:38 UTC 2017


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2017.11.1 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2017.11.1 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2017.11 release.

- Security fixes for dhcp, glibc, heimdal, libopenssl, mariadb, nodejs,
  qemu, rsync, tor, vlc, webkitgtk, wireshark,

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime issues in asterisk,
  checkpolicy, flann, gdb, kodi-pvr-stalker,
  kodi-pvr-mediaportal-tvserver, libcue, libpqxx, libsoxr, linknx,
  linux-tools, lldpd, ltp-testsuite, mfgtools, nut, pulseaudio,
  python-cffi, uboot, uboot-tools, weston, wireguard, xenomai, xfsprogs

Users of the affected packages are strongly encouraged to upgrade.

Many thanks to all the people contributing to this release:

git shortlog -sn 2017.11..

    11  Bernd Kuhls
     9  Baruch Siach
     6  Fabio Estevam
     5  Peter Korsgaard
     4  Yann E. MORIN
     3  Romain Naour
     2  Adrian Perez de Castro
     2  Angelo Compagnucci
     2  Yegor Yefremov
     1  Damien Riegel
     1  Johan Oudinet
     1  Julien BOIBESSOT
     1  Martin Bark
     1  Norbert Lange
     1  Peter Seiderer
     1  Petr Vorel
     1  Ryan Coe

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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