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SubjectRe: [PATCH] perf, tool: Fix perf stack to non executable on x86_64
Le mercredi 01 février 2012 à 13:54 +0100, Jiri Olsa a écrit :
> By adding following objects:
> bench/mem-memset-x86-64-asm.o
> bench/mem-memcpy-x86-64-asm.o
> the x86_64 perf binary ended up with executable stack.
> The reason was that above objects are assembler sourced and
> are missing the GNU-stack note section. In such case the linker
> assumes that the final binary should not be restricted at all
> and mark the stack as RWX.
> Adding section ".note.GNU-stack" definition to mentioned objects,
> with all flags disabled, thus omiting those objects from linker
> stack flags decision.
> Signed-off-by: Jiri Olsa <>
> ---

Good catch, thanks !

Acked-by: Eric Dumazet <>

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