Patch Package OTP 24.0.6 Released

Fri Sep 3 09:46:45 CEST 2021

Patch Package:           OTP 24.0.6
Git Tag:                 OTP-24.0.6
Date:                    2021-09-03
Trouble Report Id:       OTP-17548, OTP-17560, OTP-17568, OTP-17585,
Seq num:                 GH-5116, GH-5150
System:                  OTP
Release:                 24
Application:             erts-12.0.4
Predecessor:             OTP 24.0.5

 Check out the git tag OTP-24.0.6, and build a full OTP system
 including documentation. Apply one or more applications from this
 build as patches to your installation using the 'otp_patch_apply'
 tool. For information on install requirements, see descriptions for
 each application version below.

 --- erts-12.0.4 -----------------------------------------------------

 The erts-12.0.4 application can be applied independently of other
 applications on a full OTP 24 installation.

 --- Fixed Bugs and Malfunctions ---

  OTP-17548    Application(s): erts
               Related Id(s): OTP-10391, PR-5078

               A call to the process_info() BIF could end up hanging
               for ever due to a bug introduced when the new selective
               receive optimization was introduced in OTP 24.0. Note
               that this bug only effects process_info().

  OTP-17560    Application(s): erts
               Related Id(s): GH-5116

               Fix buffer overrun problem in the tty driver. The
               problem happens on some platforms when using the CTRL+R
               functionality of newshell with very long strings in the

  OTP-17568    Application(s): erts
               Related Id(s): PR-4940

               Fix race-condition that could cause a crash when
               tracing scheduling or garbage collections on a process
               that was running on a dirty scheduler.

  OTP-17585    Application(s): erts
               Related Id(s): GH-5150

               Fix rare bug where re:run would crash/return invalid
               results when given a subbinary as subject.

               This bug has existed since Erlang/OTP 20.0.

  OTP-17594    Application(s): erts

               binary_to_term/1,2 is now more resilient against
               corrupted binaries containing maps in the external

 Full runtime dependencies of erts-12.0.4: kernel-8.0, sasl-3.3,


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