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SubjectRe: [PATCH 07/15] arm64: use -mno-implicit-float instead of -mgeneral-regs-only
On Fri, Nov 03, 2017 at 12:06:15PM -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> Should a clang version test be included, since we know at least 5.0 is
> need (with this fix)? There are distros with much earlier versions of
> clang, for example...

Greg knows better, but I remember him mentioning that upstream clang
doesn't generate any worse code with -mno-implicit-float, so there should
be no harm in using this workaround with all versions.

This might change in future, of course, so I don't have objections to
adding a check for clang version < 6.0 here.


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