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Fedora 10 Update: strace-4.5.19-1.fc10



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-10733
2009-10-27 04:59:53
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Name        : strace
Product     : Fedora 10
Version     : 4.5.19
Release     : 1.fc10
URL         : http://sourceforge.net/projects/strace/
Summary     : Tracks and displays system calls associated with a running process
Description :
The strace program intercepts and records the system calls called and
received by a running process.  Strace can print a record of each
system call, its arguments and its return value.  Strace is useful for
diagnosing problems and debugging, as well as for instructional
purposes.

Install strace if you need a tool to track the system calls made and
received by a process.

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Update Information:

This update fixes numerous bugs, adds support for some newer system calls, and
improves the data display for others.
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ChangeLog:

* Wed Oct 21 2009 Roland McGrath <roland redhat com> - 4.5.19-1
- New upstream release, work mostly by Dmitry V. Levin <ldv altlinux org>
  + exit/kill strace with traced process exitcode/signal (#105371);
  + fixed build on ARM EABI (#507576);
  + fixed display of 32-bit argv array on 64-bit architectures (#519480);
  + fixed display of 32-bit fcntl(F_SETLK) on 64-bit architectures (#471169);
  + fixed several bugs in strings decoder, including potential heap
    memory corruption (#470529, #478324, #511035).
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #105371 - RFE: exit/kill strace with traced child's exitcode/signal
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=105371
  [ 2 ] Bug #507576 - strace fails to build on ARM
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=507576
  [ 3 ] Bug #519480 - 64-bit strace is lazy on execve of 32-bit process
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=519480
  [ 4 ] Bug #471169 - [ biarch ] format fcntl64() system calls for 32 bit application incorrect.
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=471169
  [ 5 ] Bug #470529 - F10 strace glibc memory corruption backtrace
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=470529
  [ 6 ] Bug #478324 - [patch] strace: buffer overflow in function printstr
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=478324
  [ 7 ] Bug #511035 - strace internal memory corruption
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=511035
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update strace' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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