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August update of bww bitwise works GmbH

Monday August 17, 2020  By: Silvan Scherrer

*libc, gcc, hplip, pthread, Chromium*
Rpm work:*
We released version 0.1.5-1 of libc (Standard Shared Libraries), version 9.2.0-5 of gcc (Various compilers (C, C++, Objective-C, ...), version 3.19.8-2 of hplip (HP Linux Imaging and Printing Project), version 0.2.2-1 of pthread (A posix pthread emulation for OS/2 and OS/2 based systems)
It is uploaded as rpm to the netlabs rel or exp repository. To install just use either yum or ANPM. If anyone prefers a zip file, those are available at the netlabs rel repo <> or at the netlabs exp repo <>.

*Non rpm work:*
We are making steady progress in bringing Chromium to work. Some first screenshots will be published soon. Those will show a simple browser (testapp within QtWebengine sources) and what already works. Stay tuned for more.
*To be able to finish this all we urgently need more sponsors!!!.*

What's new in libc:

* Release LIBC Next version 0.1.5
* complete changelog
* Remove libc-db1-devel from BuildRequires (not needed any more).

What's new in gcc:

* Release version 9.2.0 OS/2 Beta 3.
* complete changelog

What's new in hplip:

* enable sane-backends

What's new in pthread:

* fix ticket #8

What's new in Chromium:

* commits from Chromium

To be able to finish our goals we need *your support*. Please sponsor as much as possible via our webshop <> or via our Patreon page <>.

-- freundliche Grüsse / kind regards
Silvan Scherrer

/Silvan Scherrer
AROA Informatik AG

Tel. +41 71 243 55 77 <> /

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