binutils-2.21.1

thorsten fly_b747 at gmx.de
Tue Feb 14 03:51:12 PST 2012


ld of binutils-2.21.1 and 2.21.1a has a bug when compiling (some) pie 
code, see

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/binutils/+bug/663294

This is fixed in 2.22.

I updated the binutils patch and crosschecked my doing with

63_all_binutils-2.22-pt-pax-flags-20111121.patch of gentoo.

Using this patch with binutils-2.22 makes it possible to compile firefox 
with pie enabled, which resulted in a not starting firefox when using 
2.21.1*

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