[Buildroot] Buildroot 2016.11.2 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Wed Jan 25 08:44:17 UTC 2017


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2016.11.2 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2016.11.2 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2016.11.1 release.

- Fixes for compilation/runtime issues in docker-engine, musl and runc.

- Security fixes for bind, docker-engine, gd, gnutls, go, imagemagick,
  irssi, libpng, libvncserver, musl, opus, php, rabbitmq-server, runc
  and wireshark.

- A fix for BR2_EXTERNAL trees referenced using relative paths,
  which broke in 2016.11.

Users of the affected packages are strongly encouraged to upgrade.

Many thanks to all the people contributing to this release:

git shortlog -sn 2016.11.1..
    10  Peter Korsgaard
     6  Gustavo Zacarias
     3  Vicente Olivert Riera
     2  Christian Stewart
     1  Baruch Siach
     1  Bernd Kuhls
     1  Fabrice Fontaine
     1  Yann E. MORIN

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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