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From: Ned Ludd <solar@g.o>
To: gentoo-hardened@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-hardened] Building Two Hardened Systems (I'm new to hardened)
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2005 00:08:25
Message-Id: 1117670884.21842.1.camel@localhost
In Reply to: [gentoo-hardened] Building Two Hardened Systems (I'm new to hardened) by Patrick Rutkowski
On Wed, 2005-06-01 at 17:43 -0400, Patrick Rutkowski wrote:
> I'm building two new hardened Gentoo systems by the Stage 1 off of a > Stage 3 tarball method. I've never done this before. One system if for > my xbox, and one is for my desktop pc. I'm bound to use xbox-sources > as my linux kernel on one of the builds just because of the unusually > circumstances. My desktop PC will serve as a regular old day-to -day > linux box, and my xbox will be a web server in a variety of ways. > > So, just how much hardened implementation can I get from my xbox > hardened-sources. I hear there is a gcc flag for buffer overflow > protection, and even a PaX option in the vanilla 2.6.11 kernel (which > is what the core of xbox-sources). > > Also, what exactly does USE="hardened" do for gcc? Thanks for your > time, and a great community! :-D
Digest this first then ask questions. -- Ned Ludd <solar@g.o> -- gentoo-hardened@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-hardened] Building Two Hardened Systems (I'm new to hardened) Patrick Rutkowski <rutski89@×××××.com>