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Re: [1.7] rebaseall doesn't solve the problem
- From: Charles Wilson <cygwin at cwilson dot fastmail dot fm>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 01 Mar 2009 22:51:57 -0500
- Subject: Re: [1.7] rebaseall doesn't solve the problem
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Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>> I'm open to suggestions. "peimgflags"? Currently, aslr only
Less typing is good.
> Can you tweak the tool so I can test that next week?
Yes, I've finished my current round of package rebuilding; I'll try to
get to peflags and peflags_all Monday PM.
>> Or a separate aslrall (peimgflags(?)_all) script...it would share a lot
>> of code with rebaseall, but it's not really all THAT big a script. The
>> reason I didn't do that originally was I wanted to reuse the same
>> (generated) filelist in each case. But, it seems that the flexibility
>> in having aslrall(?) make its own file list -- which may include exe's
>> as well as dll's -- is more important.
> Cygwin applications are POSIX applications which are by default
> multiuser aware == TS-aware since they are written for such an
> environment. Should an application *prove* to make trouble in a
> TS-environment (minus the tsappcmp.dll bug) then we should try to find
> out why. In that case, especially if it's a plain POSIX tool, it might
> be a bug in Cygwin itself. Other than that, Cygwin and Cygwin apps are
> designed to interact cleanly in a multiuser environment. It should not
> matter under which account they are running, even SYSTEM.
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