Re: [Patch 0/8] Port of -fstack-protector to the kernel
From: Arjan van de Ven
Date: Fri Mar 17 2006 - 11:50:32 EST
Michal Piotrowski wrote:
On 17/03/06, Arjan van de Ven <arjan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
This patch series adds support for the gcc 4.1 -fstack-protector feature to
the kernel. Unfortunately this needs a gcc patch before it can work, so at
this point these patches are just for comment, not for merging.
It's x86_64 specific?
for now it is yes; x86-64 is the "easiest" one because there already is a
per-processor datastructure in line with what gcc expect (eg similar to the
userland per thread structure). For x86... that's not there in the kernel.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/