strace 6.4 released

Dmitry V. Levin ldv at
Mon Jun 26 22:21:32 UTC 2023

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 6.4 is tagged and uploaded.

$ git tag -v v6.4 2> /dev/null | sed -n '/^$/,$p'

Noteworthy changes in strace 6.4 (2023-06-26)

* Improvements
  * Implemented decoding of IFLA_BRPORT_NEIGH_VLAN_SUPPRESS netlink attribute.
  * Implemented decoding of IP_PROTOCOL type control messages and socket option.
  * Updated lists of BPF_*, IP_*, KVM_*, MDBA_*, PACKET_*, PR_*, PTRACE_*,
    UFFD_*, and V4L2_PIX_FMT_* constants.
  * Updated lists of ioctl commands from Linux 6.4.

* Bug fixes
  * Turn --seccomp-bpf off when --syscall-limit option is specified.
  * Fixed --trace-fds filtering support of syscalls taking file descriptor
    arguments that do not normally have a path associated with them.


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:

* Alexander Gordeev
* Dmitry V. Levin
* Donald Hunter
* Eugene Syromyatnikov
* Gleb Fotengauer-Malinovskiy
* Marek Vasut

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


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