GNU News Archives
New Features Coming For Glibc 2.26

Given our recent articles of Glibc enabling a per-thread cache for malloc and Fedora 27 will use glibc 2.26, you may be curious about some of the other features coming to this next version of the GNU C Library.

17 July 2017 - glibc 2.26 - 1 Comment
GCC 6.4 Compiler Released

Version 6.4 of the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) is now available as the latest bug-fix release for those relying on GCC6 that haven't yet migrated to GCC7.

4 July 2017 - GCC 6.4 - 2 Comments
Glibc / GNU Toolchain Dropping Google NaCl Support

Support for Google's Native Client (NaCl) has been removed from mainline glibc with the GNU toolchain no longer really being maintained or used for compiling code targeting this Chrome-supported sandboxed code execution environment.

20 May 2017 - Native Client - 9 Comments

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