[Buildroot] Buildroot 2019.05.1 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Jul 7 20:29:12 UTC 2019


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2019.05.1 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2019.05.1 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2019.05 release.

- Security fixes for bzip2, dbus, docker-cli, docker-engine, exim,
  expat, faad2, irssi, libgit2, libglib2, mariadb, postgresql, python,
  python3, python-django, samba4, vlc, znc

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime issues in barebox, busybox,
  davfs2, dialog, freeswitch, gerbera, grpc, libcamera, libcdaudio,
  libcurl, libressl, libsecret, lmbench, localedef, meson, mongoose,
  monit, mpd, ncmpc, openjdk, php, qt5base, taglib, tvheadend, weston,
  webkitgtk, 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 2019.05..

    20  Peter Korsgaard
    14  Fabrice Fontaine
     8  Bernd Kuhls
     4  Pierre-Jean Texier
     3  Esben Haabendal
     3  Markus Mayer
     2  Adam Duskett
     2  Giulio Benetti
     2  Jan Kundrát
     2  Jörg Krause
     2  Mirza Krak
     2  Thomas De Schampheleire
     2  Thomas Petazzoni
     2  Yann E. MORIN
     1  Adrian Perez de Castro
     1  Baruch Siach
     1  Brandon Maier
     1  Francois Perrad
     1  Jared Bents
     1  John Keeping
     1  Julien Olivain
     1  Kieran Bingham
     1  Marcin Niestroj
     1  Nylon Chen
     1  Peter Seiderer
     1  Romain Naour
     1  Ryan Coe
     1  Samuel Mendoza-Jonas

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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