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Re: HEADS-UP: Stack Smash Protection enabled by default for amd64 and i386

On Wed, 11 Nov 2009 18:06:46 +0000
Matthias Scheler <> wrote:

> BTW: this change does *not* require you to recompile your packages
>      or any other binaries. They will continue to work but have
>      only limitted stack smash protection.

Is there any benefit to recompiling packages? Do libraries and binaries
built on machines with and w/o ssp interoperate when mingled?


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