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Re: RFC: Linux gABI: Add a GNU_PROPERTY_BY_LINKER property
On Tue, Nov 27, 2018 at 5:52 AM Florian Weimer <email@example.com> wrote:
> * H. J. Lu:
> >> just do it right? At this point, I don't really care if you keep on
> >> using SHT_NOTE for the properties in relocatable files, but please,
> >> let's use a proper PT_GNU_PROPERTY segment for executables. (Sorry, I
> >> promised to yield to the consensus, but the design keeps getting more
> >> complicated.)
> > PT_GNU_PROPERTY isn't compatible with existing loaders. This needs
> > to be both forward and backward compatible.
> Which loaders? The kernel?
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