libffi4 - Foreign Function Interface library

Distribution: openSUSE 42.1
Repository: openSUSE Update Oss all
Package name: libffi4
Package version: 5.3.1+r233831
Package release: 6.1
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 34.44 KB
Download size: 25.43 KB
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A foreign function interface is the popular name for the interface that allows code written in one language to call code written in another language.




  • libffi4 = 5.3.1+r233831-6.1
  • libffi4(x86-64) = 5.3.1+r233831-6.1


  • libffi4

    Install Howto

    Install libffi4 rpm package:

    # zypper install libffi4


    • /usr/lib64/
    • /usr/lib64/


    2016-03-07 - - Update to gcc-5-branch head (r233831). * Includes fixes for [bnc#966220], [bnc#962765] and [bnc#964468]. - Add gcc5-aarch64-libffi.patch to revert accidential libffi ABI breakage on AARCH64. [bnc#968771]

    2015-12-07 - - Update to GCC 5.3.1 (r231346). * Includes GCC 5.3 release with many bugfixes. - Drop cloog-isl build dependency from cross packages.

    2015-11-20 - - Update to gcc-5-branch head (r230656). * Includes fix for HTM builtins on powerpc. [bnc#955382] * Includes fix for build with ISL 0.15.

    2015-11-09 - - For x86_64 default 32bit code generation to -march=x86-64 rather than -march=i586. - Fix libgo certificate lookup, adds gcc5-libgo-fix-certificates-lookup.patch. [bsc#953831] - Build s390[x] with --with-tune=z9-109 --with-arch=z900 on SLE11 again. [bnc#954002]

    2015-10-08 - - Update to gcc-5-branch head (r228589). * Includes fix for [bnc#939460]. * Includes fix for C++11 std::random_device short reads, CVE-2015-5276. [bnc#945842] * Experimental File System TS library. - For non-icecream cross-compilers %sysroot is always defined, so any conditionalization can be dropped as cleanup.

    2015-09-18 - - Optimize ppc64le for power8 on Tumbleweed

    2015-07-21 - - filter out -fstack-protector-strong too

    2015-07-21 - - Update to gcc-5-branch head (r226025). * Includes GCC 5.2 release * Includes post-release fix for Wine.

    2015-07-14 - - Allow for %{binutils_target} containing dashes by quoting in %if. - Postpone docs cleanup beyond target installation. - Assure files in %{_bindir} have the expected prefix.

    2015-07-13 - - Update to gcc-5-branch head (r225724). * Includes GCC 5.2 RC2 - Adjust .changes file generation for optional compiler build.