[El-errata] ELBA-2021-9618 Oracle Linux 8 dtrace bug fix update

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Thu Dec 16 02:50:56 UTC 2021

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2021-9618


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 8 have been uploaded to the Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Add support for strtok(). (Eugene Loh)
- Implement TLS (thread-local storage) variables.
- Add support for basename(), dirname(). (Eugene Loh)
- Generic hash table improvements and consistent use of htabs. (Nick Alcock)
- CTF improvements in view of better kernel support. (Nick Alcock)
- Add support for ftruncate(). (Eugene Loh)
- Add support for rand(). (Eugene Loh)
- Fix string constant handling for strings longer than strsize.
- Optimization of substr(), strjoin(), and storing strings in the trace buffer.
- Various string handling fixes and improvements. (Eugene Loh, Kris Van Hees)
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- Various testsuite fixes and improvements. [Orabug: 33651682]
- Various code improvements. [Orabug: 33651682]

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