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Bug 133031 - WISH: Propolice patch applied and enabled by default
WISH: Propolice patch applied and enabled by default
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 80002
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gcc (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2004-09-20 18:59 EDT by David Nielsen
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:48 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:05:44 EST
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Description David Nielsen 2004-09-20 18:59:27 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.2)
Gecko/20040809 Epiphany/1.3.8

Description of problem:
With FC2 and FC3 the focus has been a great deal on security
improvements, now for a future release I would love to see IBM's
Propolice work applied to our GCC for increased security, and see all
of FC rebuild to take advantage of the extra protection it grants us.

OpenBSD, Hardened Gentoo and other security minded OSes already use
this technology, it should be fairly none intrusive and only presents
a small performance penalty.

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enhancement request, no steps required.

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Comment 1 Richard Henderson 2004-10-05 17:24:41 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 80002 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:05:44 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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