So everything in Rawhide must be compiled with -fPIC?

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at
Sat Feb 21 06:32:56 UTC 2015

On 02/20/2015 07:55 PM, Till Maas wrote:

>> than the technical change to implement it, there's no mention that it
>> will have an impact on performance, with numbers to back it up, across
>> the three primary architectures.
> So how much performance impact is acceptable?

None - Seriously, people will be complaining about any performance 
impact and press will make headlines from it when it is measurable or 
sensible and can not be compensated otherwise.

Also consider, security always will have to be a compromise and security 
demands vary on the use-case.


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