>>>>"SJT" == Stephen J Turnbull
SJT> Can we actually fix this, maybe?
(That's a real question, I am *not*
SJT> implying that it's possible, let alone that it's worth the effort.)
Before I found the workaround we are using since Lion, I've already
started on a "real" fix, see
Everything I said back then is unfortunately still valid today. It's a
lot of work.
SJT> It seems like ASLR is coming up more and more frequently as a default
SJT> configuration. I worry that some OS will make it mandatory.
That's what I worry, too.
SJT> Do you think Yosemite is the end of the line for OS X?<wink/> Maybe
SJT> we should default to "-Wl,-no_pie" and allow PIE only where we know
SJT> it's safe.
Being forced to revisit this every release may increase the chance that
we'll fix this, maybe?
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