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Re: Stack Smash Protection disabled

Martin Husemann wrote:
> There are two mostly orthogonal questions:
> - would we be willing to spend 5% performance for the level of additional
>    security we gain?
> Let's wait for core's vote, no need to discuss it again and again.
>  - the 5% number is way higher than expected - we need to examine why!
> Any ideas and more detailed benchmarks welcome.

FYI, I am planing to make a run for some benchmarks tomorrow evening, with and w/o SSP compiled in kernel. Probably libmicro and sysbench, at first glance.

Unless someone beats me to it, *shrug*

Jean-Yves Migeon

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