[ACTION REQUIRED] FTBFS Packages in rawhide (2015-07-27)

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Mon Jul 27 14:35:53 UTC 2015


On 27/07/15 15:23, Peter Robinson wrote:

>  From dealing with this for arch bringups I know there are quite a few,
> but likely in the high teens/low 20s in number, of packages that use
> execstack. Not sure what feature it provides as I've never been
> bothered enough to look into it but it's generally used at build time
> not install time which means it won't be picked up by repoquery.

It allows the "requires executable stack" flag in an ELF image
to be tweaked.

Tom

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