pie specs patch

Heiko Zuerker heiko at zuerker.org
Fri Nov 23 11:11:00 PST 2007


On Thu, November 22, 2007 15:10, Gilles Espinasse wrote:
>

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Heiko Zuerker" <heiko at zuerker.org>
> To: "Hardened LFS Development List" <hlfs-dev at linuxfromscratch.org>
> Sent: Thursday, November 22, 2007 3:04 PM
> Subject: Re: pie specs patch
>
>
>
>> Happy Thanksgiving !
>>
>>
>> On Wed, November 21, 2007 22:27, Robert Connolly wrote:
>>
>>> On Wednesday November 21 2007 08:51:16 pm Heiko Zuerker wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> The section of the gcc-4.1.2-fpie-1.patch I copied at the end of
>>>> the email, seems to cause problems with some packages (beyond the
>>>> standard HLFS build).
>>>> The most recent one I had trouble with is open-vm-tools (
>>>>
>>>>
> http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=204462&package_id=
>
>>>> 244
>>>> 023&release_id=555776 ).
>>>> Unfortunately right now I don't recall the other packages which had
>>>> the same problem.
>>>>
> ...
>
>>
>> And now I remember the other package: syslinux
>>
>>
> Wich version?
> syslinux-3.36 need patches to compile in an hardened system.
>
> But that should have been fixed on most recent releases.

Actually any version after 3.36 didn't work.
The -fno-PIE switch resolves this problem.

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Regards
  Heiko Zuerker
  http://www.devil-linux.org





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