On 04/16/2018 11:14 AM, Hanno Böck wrote: > There's also another question related to this: What's the future for > Gentoo hardened? > From what I can tell hardened consists of: > * the things that try to make it compatible with grsec/pax > (more or less obsolete). > * things that are now in default profiles anyway (aslr, stack > protector). > * things that probably should be in default profiles (relro, now linker > flags) > * -fstack-check, which should eventually be replaced with > -fstack-clash-protection (only available in future gcc's) and that > should probably also go into default profiles. > * Furthermore hardened disables some useful features due to their > incompatibility with pax (e.g. sanitizers).
Which let me wonder, what I would lose today by a switch from 17.0-hardened + USE-flags to 17.0/desktop/plasma at my KDE desktop? -- Toralf PGP 23217DA7 9B888F45
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