[erlang-bugs] R14B01: buffer overflow detected during compilation with -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 (x86_64)
Wed Jan 12 15:12:48 CET 2011
Mikael Pettersson writes:
> If someone thinks there's a buffer overflow, they need to say _where_
> it occurs and under what circumstances it occurs.
> So far I've only seen "let's silence fortify" type stuff, which based
> on the patch above I have no confidence at all in.
FWIW, I've just managed to reproduce the fortify error, by compiling
otp_src_R14B01 with gcc-4.5.2 on CentOS 5 / x86_64.
I did not get the fortify error with otp_src_R14B.
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