[Pidgin] #15290: Compile everything with secure flags

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Thu Aug 30 16:54:06 EDT 2012

#15290: Compile everything with secure flags
 Reporter:  DrWhax                   |        Owner:  datallah       
     Type:  defect                   |       Status:  new            
Milestone:                           |    Component:  winpidgin (gtk)
  Version:  2.10.6                   |   Resolution:                 
 Keywords:  security aslr dep build  |  

Comment(by datallah):

 I was able to find some information about why `-fwrapv` and `-fno-strict-
 overflow` are suggested here. http://www.airs.com/blog/archives/120 and
 http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-help/2011-07/msg00227.html are interesting.

 It's odd that`-fno-strict-overflow` isn't listed in
 [http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gcc/Option-Summary.html#Option-Summary the
 gcc documentation], but it is mentioned in the description of `-fstrict-
 overflow` in the [http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gcc/Optimize-Options.html
 #Optimize-Options optimization options page].  I guess that's just an

 For reference (partially so I can find it easily) #13879 is the
 corresponding ticket to this one that applies to the autoconfiscated

Ticket URL: <http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/15290#comment:6>
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