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Re: PING^N: [PATCH] Add --enable-static-pie to build static PIE [BZ #19574]

On Fri, Dec 15, 2017 at 1:19 PM, Carlos O'Donell <> wrote:
> On 12/01/2017 10:24 AM, H.J. Lu wrote:
>> On Thu, Nov 30, 2017 at 1:44 PM, Carlos O'Donell <> wrote:
>>> H.J.,
>>> High Level:
>>> At a high level I have no objection with the idea of static PIE executables,
>>> it makes sense to support such things.
>> Thanks for your feedbacks.
> Thank you for putting together a v2, sorry it took me a while to review.
> This version looks good to me, it cleans up the outstanding issues with the
> implementation, and you have answered my questions about testing in the design.
> The firstword hack is removed in the implementation and that was the only thing
> that needed cleanup.
> Looks good to me. Please feel free to commit.

Thanks for your time.  I checked it in with the updated commit log.
I also updated

for static PIE status.  Should be updated to also
build static
PIE for i386, x86_64 and x32?  We can't build it by default since the
recent linker
is needed.


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