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Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:36:06 +0100
From: John Spencer <>
Subject: Re: fixing -fPIE + -fstack-protector-all

Anthony G. Basile wrote:
> On 11/05/14 10:43, Rich Felker wrote:
>> However, this proposed solution breaks one odd corner case: static
>> linking when all the source files were compiled with -fPIC or -fPIE.
>> In that case, there would be no references to __stack_chk_fail, only
>> to __stack_chk_fail_local, and thereby __init_ssp would not get
>> linked, and a zero canary would be used.
> I would rather not see this solution.

why ?

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