libffi: Update to version 3.4.2

Message ID
State Accepted
Commit 0ad924b1c1732fa35fac68273aa8b45e98028b6c
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Series libffi: Update to version 3.4.2 | expand

Commit Message

Adolf Belka Oct. 23, 2021, 4:50 p.m. UTC
- Update from 3.3 to 3.4.2
- Update rootfile - No dependency issues due to so bump
- Changelog
   3.4.2 Jun-28-21
     Add static trampoline support for Linux on x86_64 and ARM64.
     Add support for Alibaba's CSKY architecture.
     Add support for Kalray's KVX architecture.
     Add support for Intel Control-flow Enforcement Technology (CET).
     Add support for ARM Pointer Authentication (PA).
     Fix 32-bit PPC regression.
     Fix MIPS soft-float problem.
     Enable tmpdir override with the $LIBFFI_TMPDIR environment variable.
     Enable compatibility with MSVC runtime stack checking.
     Reject float and small integer argument in ffi_prep_cif_var().
       Callers must promote these types themselves.
   3.3 Nov-23-19
     Add RISC-V support.
     New API in support of GO closures.
     Add IEEE754 binary128 long double support for 64-bit Power
     Default to Microsoft's 64-bit long double ABI with Visual C++.
     GNU compiler uses 80 bits (128 in memory) FFI_GNUW64 ABI.
     Add Windows on ARM64 (WOA) support.
     Add Windows 32-bit ARM support.
     Raw java (gcj) API deprecated.
     Add pre-built PDF documentation to source distribution.
     Many new test cases and bug fixes.

Signed-off-by: Adolf Belka <>
 config/rootfiles/common/libffi | 4 ++--
 lfs/libffi                     | 4 ++--
 2 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)


diff --git a/config/rootfiles/common/libffi b/config/rootfiles/common/libffi
index e71caf1a2..7b5ed1248 100644
--- a/config/rootfiles/common/libffi
+++ b/config/rootfiles/common/libffi
@@ -3,8 +3,8 @@ 
diff --git a/lfs/libffi b/lfs/libffi
index 1678505b6..8574ca067 100644
--- a/lfs/libffi
+++ b/lfs/libffi
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ 
 include Config
-VER        = 3.3
+VER        = 3.4.2
 THISAPP    = libffi-$(VER)
 DL_FILE    = $(THISAPP).tar.gz
@@ -40,7 +40,7 @@  objects = $(DL_FILE)
-$(DL_FILE)_MD5 = 6313289e32f1d38a9df4770b014a2ca7
+$(DL_FILE)_MD5 = 294b921e6cf9ab0fbaea4b639f8fdbe8
 install : $(TARGET)