Re: execlineb ELF executable stack on Linux

From: Laurent Bercot <>
Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 03:06:10 +0000

>Fair enough. That's totally fine for self-contained packages in which
>you control the build parameters from end-to-end. This may become an
>issue with skarnet libraries, such as utmps, that are used with other,
>non-skarnet packages. Libutmps pulls in libskarnet and libskarnet
>'pollutes' the other packages by making their stack executable.

  To make things perfectly clear: the modification I pushed to git also
applies to the ld invocations creating shared libraries, including So with that change, skalibs or libutmps will not
pollute anything else. ;)

Received on Fri Apr 09 2021 - 03:06:10 UTC

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