Of course, the kernel could still randomize the load addresses anyway; but if it did that, the benefits of prelink would be entirely negated.
(prelink has sped up a lot recently, did you notice? You no longer have to wait eight thousand years for C++ stuff with lots of symbols to be prelinked...)
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