[Buildroot] Buildroot 2016.11.3 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Thu Mar 9 23:10:52 UTC 2017


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2016.11.3 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2016.11.3 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2016.11.2 release.

- Fixes for static compilation issue in stunnel.

- Security fixes for gnutls, lcms2, libcurl, ntfs-3g, ntp, openssl,
  php, quagga, redis, squid, tcpdump, vim, wavpack, wireshark and

Users of the affected packages are strongly encouraged to upgrade.

Many thanks to all the people contributing to this release:

git shortlog -sn 2016.11.2..
     9  Peter Korsgaard
     7  Gustavo Zacarias
     5  Vicente Olivert Riera
     3  Baruch Siach
     2  Jörg Krause
     1  Adam Duskett
     1  Bernd Kuhls

Notice that this is the final 2016.11.x release. Users are urged to
migrate to the 2017.02.x series, which will be supported until February

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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