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by n0ctilucient
25 Feb 2018, 02:13
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Retpoline?
Replies: 2
Views: 46

Retpoline?

Thanks beny... it seems like AMD is the long term solution.
by n0ctilucient
24 Feb 2018, 20:17
Forum: Intermediate/Advanced User Questions
Topic: Retpoline?
Replies: 2
Views: 46

Retpoline?

Perhaps I should be concerned... Partial ouput of Dmesg on my X200 (coreboot) Thinkpad... [ 96.447987] Spectre V2 : System may be vulnerable to spectre v2 [ 96.447989] kvm_intel: loading module not compiled with retpoline compiler. Is is time for a compiler update? If so... where should I start?
by n0ctilucient
24 Feb 2018, 14:35
Forum: Security
Topic: Securing glibc...
Replies: 0
Views: 26

Securing glibc...

I recently compiled this package to mitigate glibc exploits... The "Guarded Memory Move" tool.... The GMM library uses the LD_PRELOAD capability and offers two services to the user. First of all, it avoids buffer overflow to allow the attacker to execute shell-code on your machine. Second, in case w...
by n0ctilucient
24 Feb 2018, 11:33
Forum: Programming
Topic: Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS
Replies: 10
Views: 2138

Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS

Removed LD_PRELOAD parameter to add it to /etc/enviroment @ boot.
by n0ctilucient
22 Feb 2018, 11:31
Forum: Programming
Topic: Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS
Replies: 10
Views: 2138

Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS

Added LD_PRELOAD parameter to enable GMM.
by n0ctilucient
20 Feb 2018, 10:26
Forum: General chat
Topic: How all this fits
Replies: 7
Views: 236

How all this fits

Systemd="Slackware Dealbreaker"
by n0ctilucient
19 Feb 2018, 23:21
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [not4n00bs] A "secure" libc...
Replies: 6
Views: 749

[not4n00bs] ...A "secure" libc...

Update... expanded original post. Added additional instructions.
by n0ctilucient
18 Feb 2018, 22:05
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: [Solved...] Important security package...
Replies: 1
Views: 158

[Solved...] Important security package...

Successfully compiled GMM using these "src2pkg" parameters...
@.. Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS
by n0ctilucient
18 Feb 2018, 01:14
Forum: x86_64 xzm module requests
Topic: [Solved...] Gnome mPlayer alternative?
Replies: 9
Views: 324

[Solved...] Gnome mPlayer alternative?

Successfully compiled Flxine using these "src2pkg" parameters... see... Src2pkg.conf w/ "hardened" EXTRA_FLAGS I used these command line arguments... src2pkg flxine-fltk13-source-0.6.10.tgz -e=--sysconfdir/etc The package... flxine-fltk13-source-0.6.10-x86_64-1_fmr4.txz ("fullmoonremix" repo) The de...
by n0ctilucient
17 Feb 2018, 22:07
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 27
Views: 921

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Ok... that sounds like a winner.
by n0ctilucient
17 Feb 2018, 20:40
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 27
Views: 921

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Hi brokenman... This is not a request or preference or opinion. I know how to compile and install the correct solution. It's an inquiry about something broken. My understanding is when something is broken it's a bug. Therefore... I'm trying to point out something is broken. I'm attempting to find ou...
by n0ctilucient
17 Feb 2018, 13:39
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 27
Views: 921

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Hi Philip... I use the 64bit Openbox DE release. I haven't gotten around to it but I intend to activate the SpaceFM floating menu to allow Porteus dialog entries and apps. Then editing the Openbox (or SpaceFM?) configuration adding /opt/porteus-scripts/porteus-settings-centre (and a few others). I'v...
by n0ctilucient
16 Feb 2018, 23:26
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 27
Views: 921

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Ok... so I'm starting to see the bigger picture. Yes... the idea is to avoid bloat. And it's no state secret that I'm rabidly opposed to bloat. A dependency may only be there to serve one small fringe case purpose that the majority of users will never see. This then raises an important question... w...
by n0ctilucient
16 Feb 2018, 21:52
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports
Replies: 27
Views: 921

Porteus-v4.0rc4 bug reports

Post Error...
by n0ctilucient
16 Feb 2018, 12:22
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: [not4n00bs] A "secure" libc...
Replies: 6
Views: 749

[not4n00bs] ...A Better "libc"

Update... trying to get Musl to play nice with Tiny C Compiler .