Re: build system: gcc_cv_libc_provides_ssp and NATIVE_SYSTEM_HEADER_DIR
Joseph S. Myers dixit:
>It's desirable to be able to configure GCC correctly in the presence of
>installed headers and only a dummy libc.so, so as to get a GCC that can be
>used to build the full glibc.
Ah, right, the GNU case. Sorry, I totally did not have that one in mind,
even though I know of similar things as I’m also a FreeWRT developer,
which cross-bootstraps a gcc/µClibc system.
So the best option for the (non-glibc) BSDs would probably be to hard-code
SSP-in-libc support depending on the operating system version from the
[...] if maybe ext3fs wasn't a better pick, or jfs, or maybe reiserfs, oh but
what about xfs, and if only i had waited until reiser4 was ready... in the be-
ginning, there was ffs, and in the middle, there was ffs, and at the end, there
was still ffs, and the sys admins knew it was good. :) -- Ted Unangst über *fs