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Revision 1.11 - (show annotations) (download)
Mon Jun 13 21:29:30 2005 UTC (9 years, 2 months ago) by kevquinn
Branch: MAIN
Changes since 1.10: +7 -1 lines
- return EXIT_FAILURE when paxctl fails to do as requested
(Portage version: 2.0.51.19)

1 # ChangeLog for sys-apps/paxctl
2 # Copyright 2000-2005 Gentoo Foundation; Distributed under the GPL v2
3 # $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo-x86/sys-apps/paxctl/ChangeLog,v 1.10 2005/06/11 00:53:54 solar Exp $
4
5 *paxctl-0.3-r1 (13 Jun 2005)
6
7 13 Jun 2005; Kevin F. Quinn <kevquinn@gentoo.org>
8 +files/paxctl-0.3-error-codes.patch, +paxctl-0.3-r1.ebuild:
9 - return EXIT_FAILURE when paxctl fails to do as requested
10
11 10 Jun 2005; <solar@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.3.ebuild:
12 - stable on x86/ppc/amd64
13
14 *paxctl-0.3 (03 May 2005)
15
16 03 May 2005; <solar@gentoo.org> +paxctl-0.3.ebuild:
17 - new paxctl release. new version includes ability to reuse/rename existing
18 unneeded program header into PT_PAX_FLAGS
19
20 01 Apr 2005; Aron Griffis <agriffis@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.2.ebuild:
21 stable on ia64
22
23 17 Mar 2005; Daniel Ostrow <dostrow@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.2.ebuild:
24 ~ppc64 for testing
25
26 22 Jul 2004; <solar@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.2.ebuild:
27 marked paxctl stable on x86 now that min-version binutils is in stable
28
29 21 Jul 2004; Travis Tilley <lv@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.2.ebuild:
30 stable on amd64
31
32 30 Jun 2004; Aron Griffis <agriffis@gentoo.org> paxctl-0.2.ebuild:
33 sync IUSE (missing), glibc -> libc
34
35 *paxctl-0.2 (18 Feb 2004)
36
37 18 Feb 2004; <solar@gentoo.org> :
38 This is paxctl for controlling PaX flags on a per binary basis. PaX
39 is an intrusion prevention system that provides the best protection
40 mechanisms against memory corruption bugs. Some applications are not
41 compatible with certain features (due to design or bad engineering)
42 and therefore they have to be exempted from certain enforcements. It
43 is also possible to use PaX in soft mode where none of the protection
44 mechanisms are active by default - here paxctl can be used to turn
45 them on for selected programs (e.g., network daemons, programs that
46 process network data such as mail clients, web browsers, etc).
47
48 PaX and paxctl work on ELF executables, both of the standard ET_EXEC
49 and the newer ET_DYN kind (older PaX releases referred to the latter
50 as ET_DYN executables, these days they are called Position Independent
51 Executables or PIEs for short).

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