strace 5.14 released

Dmitry V. Levin ldv at
Thu Sep 2 12:12:58 UTC 2021

Starting with version 4.13, strace follows the schedule of linux kernel
and new versions of strace are released along with new versions of linux
kernel, so strace 5.14 is tagged and uploaded.

$ git tag -v v5.14 2> /dev/null | sed -n '/^$/,$p'

Noteworthy changes in strace 5.14 (2021-09-02)

* Improvements
  * Implemented decoding of memfd_secret and quotactl_fd syscalls,
    introduced in Linux 5.14.
  * Enhanced prctl syscall decoding.
  * Enhanced decoding of IFLA_* netlink attributes.
  * Enhanced decoding of MDBA_ROUTER_PATTR_* mdb router port netlink attributes.
  * Updated lists of BPF_*, IORING_*, MADV_*, MOUNT_ATTR_*, SCTP_*,
    and UFFD_* constants.
  * Updated lists of ioctl commands from Linux 5.14.

* Bug fixes
  * Fixed build using bionic libc.


This release was made possible by the contributions of many people.
The maintainers are grateful to everyone who has contributed
changes or bug reports.  These include:

* Anatoly Pugachev
* Dmitry V. Levin
* Eugene Syromyatnikov
* Gleb Fotengauer-Malinovskiy

Please refer to the CREDITS file for the full list of strace contributors.


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