perl-5.8.7 propolice bug

Robert Connolly robert at
Fri Jun 24 15:51:26 PDT 2005

Hi. Perl has an open bug for version 5.8.7 with propolice:

"When building perl 5.8.7 with the -fstack-protector patches for GCC,
miniperl fails to build DynaLoader and segfaults. This didn't happen 
with 5.8.6."

There is no fix yet. I think we should use
CFLAGS="$CFLAGS -fno-stack-protector" for now rather than downgrading to 


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