Bug#301135: libc6: libacl/libcrypto/libasound all have PT_GNU_STACK enabled on them in glibc 2.3.4-1
On Thu, Mar 24, 2005 at 09:44:26AM -0500, Brad Spengler wrote:
> > > https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2005-March/msg00459.html
> > That's not much of a list; I'm not overly concerned.
> > > I don't know how Debian handles large issues like this, but this is
> > > something every package maintainer needs to be aware of quickly.
> > > If Debian doesn't act soon, they'll be releasing many advisories of this
> > > type:
> > > http://www.linuxcompatible.org/story41890.html
> > > and be getting many complaints from PaX users because their system is
> > > now unusable.
> > Guess what? Debian does not support PaX.
Debian includes PaX, which is not necessarily the same thing.
> Is there someone else that is more concerned with fixing problems than
> being an asshole that I can talk to about this problem?
If you aren't interested in being civil, I'm certainly not interested
in helping you. You haven't given a convincing reason for glibc to
change, only for the applications to be fixed. Have you filed bugs on
the affected libraries?