glibc issues

Robert Connolly robert at
Fri Mar 21 18:10:35 PDT 2008

On Friday March 21 2008 08:54:23 pm Lampros Liontos wrote:
> Robert Connolly wrote:
> > Your Glibc test results are close to perfect. If you can confirm it's
> > Grsecurity causing the permission denied's then you can safely ignore
> > them.
> It's certainly possible; the host system is a hardened Gentoo system.
> However, since `sysctl -a | grep grsecurity` does not return anything, I'll
> probably assume that it's not grsecurity, but possibly another form of
> hardening system.

Sorry, it's a PaX option, not a Grsecurity option. Try:
zgrep CONFIG_PAX_NOEXEC /proc/config.gz

assuming you have the 'configs' module loaded.

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