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Re: PING^3: [PATCH]: New configure options that make the compiler use -fPIE and -pie as default option
- From: Joseph Myers <joseph at codesourcery dot com>
- To: "H.J. Lu" <hjl dot tools at gmail dot com>
- Cc: Magnus Granberg <zorry at gentoo dot org>, GCC Patches <gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Tue, 19 May 2015 15:33:17 +0000
- Subject: Re: PING^3: [PATCH]: New configure options that make the compiler use -fPIE and -pie as default option
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On Tue, 19 May 2015, H.J. Lu wrote:
> > I think the whole thing should be posted as one patch, with both the
> > target-independent changes and the target-specific changes for all
> > targets.
> That is what makes me concerned. I have some simple target-specified
> patches which weren't reviewed for years. What will happen if no one
For any unreviewed patch, keep pinging weekly.
> reviews some simple target-specified changes due to
> 1. Reviewers don't have access to those targets.
> 2. Target maintainers aren't review them.
> 3. There are no clear maintainers for those targets.
I've already said in
<https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2015-05/msg00593.html> that, given
target maintainers CC:ed, I might be inclined to approve the patch on the
basis of allowing them a week to test their target changes.
Joseph S. Myers