dumb newbie question

Robert Connolly robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu May 19 12:58:13 PDT 2005

On May 19, 2005 07:58 am, Jaap Struyk wrote:
> Op do 19-05-2005, om 06:34 schreef Robert Connolly:
> > Run 'readelf -d driver.so | grep TEXTREL'. If there's something there
> > then you would need to not-enable 'disable text relocation' in the pax
> > options. The standard libGL.so from x11 is not a proper shared object,
> > its not pic; thats one of the things we patch xorg for. I know ATI
> > distributes their driver with the non-pic libGL.so.. but I'm not sure
> > about nvidia.
> japie:~$ readelf -d /usr/lib/libGL.so | grep TEXTREL
>  0x00000016 (TEXTREL)                    0x0
> Same answer for libGlcore, I suppose 0x0 means there's nothing there?
> (so it's pax safe)

It means there is a textrel section, so that one pax option couldn't be used. 
The rest of the options can.


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