Prelink and address space randomization
Posted Aug 20, 2006 7:52 UTC (Sun) by bluefoxicy
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"portions of the library text" what? That's TEXTRELs. There is a specific set of relocation sections that tell where to make relocations; they're ALL done in the Global Offset Table, which the library text references. TEXTRELs happen only as a result of bugs; rewriting library text is slow. :|
Good try, but read up on how PIC works.
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