lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Tue, 18 Feb 2020 13:03:55 +0000
From:   Vincenzo Frascino <vincenzo.frascino@....com>
To:     Ard Biesheuvel <ard.biesheuvel@...aro.org>,
        Will Deacon <will@...nel.org>
Cc:     Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@....com>, 0x7f454c46@...il.com,
        linux-mips@...r.kernel.org, Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        linux-arch <linux-arch@...r.kernel.org>,
        the arch/x86 maintainers <x86@...nel.org>,
        Russell King <linux@...linux.org.uk>,
        clang-built-linux <clang-built-linux@...glegroups.com>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        Will Deacon <will.deacon@....com>,
        Borislav Petkov <bp@...en8.de>,
        Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>,
        Nathan Chancellor <natechancellor@...il.com>, pcc@...gle.com,
        linux-arm-kernel <linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org>,
        avagin@...nvz.org, Stephen Boyd <sboyd@...nel.org>,
        Nick Desaulniers <ndesaulniers@...gle.com>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        salyzyn@...roid.com, Paul Burton <paul.burton@...s.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 19/19] arm64: vdso32: Enable Clang Compilation

On 17/02/2020 22:39, Ard Biesheuvel wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Feb 2020 at 17:46, Will Deacon <will@...nel.org> wrote:
>>
>> On Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 12:26:16PM +0000, Vincenzo Frascino wrote:
>>> On 13/02/2020 18:44, Nathan Chancellor wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Feb 13, 2020 at 04:16:14PM +0000, Vincenzo Frascino wrote:
>>>>> Enable Clang Compilation for the vdso32 library.
>>>
>>> [...]
>>>
>>>>> +LD_COMPAT ?= $(CROSS_COMPILE_COMPAT)gcc
>>>>
>>>> Well this is unfortunate :/
>>>>
>>>> It looks like adding the --target flag to VDSO_LDFLAGS allows
>>>> clang to link the vDSO just fine although it does warn that -nostdinc
>>>> is unused:
>>>>
>>>> clang-11: warning: argument unused during compilation: '-nostdinc'
>>>> [-Wunused-command-line-argument]
>>>>
>>>
>>> This is why ended up in this "unfortunate" situation :) I wanted to avoid the
>>> warning.
>>>
>>>> It would be nice if the logic of commit fe00e50b2db8 ("ARM: 8858/1:
>>>> vdso: use $(LD) instead of $(CC) to link VDSO") could be adopted here
>>>> but I get that this Makefile is its own beast :) at the very least, I
>>>> think that the --target flag should be added to VDSO_LDFLAGS so that gcc
>>>> is not a requirement for this but I am curious if you tried that already
>>>> and noticed any issues with it.
>>>>
>>>
>>> --target is my preferred way as well, I can try to play another little bit with
>>> the flags and see what I can come up with in the next version.
>>
>> Yes, please. I'd even prefer the warning rather than silently assuming that
>> a cross gcc is kicking around on the path.
>>
> 
> Doesn't Clang have -Qunused-arguments for that?
> 

Yes, this is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks Ard :)

-- 
Regards,
Vincenzo

Download attachment "pEpkey.asc" of type "application/pgp-keys" (14072 bytes)

Powered by blists - more mailing lists