[Buildroot] Buildroot 2019.11.3 released, 2019.11.x is EOL

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Fri Apr 10 08:14:12 UTC 2020


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2019.11.3 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2019.11.3 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2019.11.2 release.

- core: Fix compatibility with make 4.3+.
  Also fixup /lib references in libtool .la files, similar to how it is
  done for /usr/*.

- Toolchain: Fix kernel headers validation check for external toolchains.

- Security fixes for bluez5_utils, gnutls, gvfs, haproxy, hiredis,
  hostapd, libical, libopenssl, libsndfile, ntp, php, pure-ftpd, redis,
  tor, wpa_supplicant

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime/license issues in barebox-aux,
  busybox, civetweb, cog, collectd, ffmpeg, gcc, gssdp, kmscube,
  linux-tools, llvm, radvd, samba4, screen, syslinux, syslog-ng, uacme,
  util-linux, vala, vlc, xserver_xorg-server

For more details, see the CHANGES file:


Users of the affected packages are strongly encouraged to upgrade.

Notice that the 2019.11.x series is now end of life. Please migrate to
the 2020.02.x series instead which will be supported until April 2021.

Many thanks to all the people contributing to this release:

git shortlog -sn 2019.11.2..

    16  Fabrice Fontaine
     6  Peter Korsgaard
     3  Carlos Santos
     3  Thomas Petazzoni
     3  Yann E. MORIN
     2  Adam Duskett
     2  Fabio Estevam
     2  James Hilliard
     2  Romain Naour
     2  Sébastien Szymanski
     1  Alexander Dahl
     1  Alexander Mukhin
     1  Anatoly Borodin
     1  Baruch Siach
     1  Bernd Kuhls
     1  Joseph Kogut
     1  Jörg Krause
     1  Merlin Büge
     1  Nazım Gediz AYDINDOĞMUŞ
     1  Pascal de Bruijn
     1  Peter Seiderer
     1  Robert Hancock
     1  Stefan Sørensen
     1  Thomas De Schampheleire
     1  Titouan Christophe
     1  Yaroslav Syrytsia

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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