xdc-F09
diff --git a/README b/README
index fe70d3c..96ff3ab 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-             xdc-F08 (corevers:16.0.2.0; B:200,G:200,R:200)
+             xdc-F09 (corevers:16.0.2.0; B:200,G:200,R:200)
 
                        eXpanDed C Tools (XDCtools)
 
@@ -77,8 +77,12 @@
 
 CHANGES
 
+core	    added a workaround for CODEGEN-5950, related to the GNU attributes
+	    for the clang compiler
+
+host.platforms
+	    added 'stdbuf -oL' when executing native Linux apps to force the
+	    output to be displayed in tests that end calling abort()
+
 MRS
 
-XDCTOOLS-295	Klocwork issue with xdctools_3_51_01_18_core
-XDCTOOLS-296	config C file should generate gnu attributes for TI clang
-		compiler
diff --git a/ident.c b/ident.c
index 0dd0380..eb64a90 100644
--- a/ident.c
+++ b/ident.c
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
  *  ======== ident.c ========
  */
 
-#define _VERS_ "@(#)*** xdc-F08"
+#define _VERS_ "@(#)*** xdc-F09"
 
 static char __NAME[] = _NAME_;
 static char __DATE[] = _DATE_;