[cgl_discussion] Re: Buffer overflow

Greg KH greg at kroah.com
Thu Apr 24 08:57:32 PDT 2003


On Thu, Apr 24, 2003 at 08:22:05AM -0700, Mika Kukkonen wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-04-23 at 17:23, Greg KH wrote:
> (...)
> > And there's things like the StackGuard or ProPolice gcc patches that
> > might be better to point people at.  However, that's not a kernel
> > patch/feature, so would not fall under the CGL spec :)
> 
> Where did you get that idea? Already in v1.1 spec most of our features
> are non-kernel.

Ah, my mistake, sorry.

Ok then, why not specify a specific version of gcc (like the above
mentioned versions) if you all really want to worry about something like
this?

thanks,

greg k-h



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