Subject: Re: syslog_r (Re: CVS commit: src/lib/libc)
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/26/2006 20:12:15
On Thu, Oct 26, 2006 at 06:04:52PM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> The major reason gnu supplies a separate ssp library is because
> they also replace the following functions with versions that check
> for stack overflows:

I think placing *those* into a separate libssp makes sense, as that
would overwrite what a program is using. I'm not sure we want all
programs to use those by default (e.g. as part of libc) or even make
libc use those.