[Buildroot] Buildroot 2020.11.1 released

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Dec 27 14:38:12 UTC 2020


Buildroot is a simple tool for creating complete embedded Linux systems

Buildroot 2020.11.1 is released - Go download it at:




Or get it from Git:


Buildroot 2020.11.1 is a bugfix release, fixing a number of important /
security related issues discovered since the 2020.11 release.

- Infrastructure:
  - cmake: fix host ccache handling for CMake 3.19
  - meson: Forcibly disable binary stripping for target builds, enable
    for host builds
  - golang: Fix HOST / TARGET directories for per-package builds

- Security fixes for cryptopp, imagemagick, jasper, libcurl, libopenssl,
  libressl, mbedtls, mutt, nodejs, openldap, python-lxml, rauc,
  sqlcipher, unbound, webkitgtk, wireshark, wpewebkit, x11vnc, xen

- Fixes for download/compilation/runtime/license issues in apitrace,
  arm-trusted-firmware, ca-certificates, dhcpcd, dtv-scan-tables,
  flare-engine, ghostscript, go, haproxy, imx-gpu-viv, kismet, lua,
  mongodb, ncurses, netsnmp, opencv3, opkg-utils, paho-mqtt-c,
  python-crc16, qt5base, shadowsocks-libev, suricata, ti-sgx-demos,
  tinycbor, uclibc-ng-test, 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 2020.11..

    27  Fabrice Fontaine
     9  Peter Korsgaard
     4  Bernd Kuhls
     4  Romain Naour
     3  Thomas De Schampheleire
     3  Yann E. MORIN
     2  Adam Duskett
     2  Adrian Perez de Castro
     2  Francois Perrad
     2  Marcin Niestroj
     2  Michael Baudino
     2  Thomas Petazzoni
     1  Adam Wujek
     1  Asaf Kahlon
     1  Baruch Siach
     1  Bernd Amend
     1  Christian Stewart
     1  Christoph Müllner
     1  Gleb Mazovetskiy
     1  Julien Grossholtz
     1  Michael Vetter
     1  Peter Seiderer
     1  Tian Yuanhao

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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