[Dovecot] [Blasphemy] Can I build dovecot with "-fstack-protector"?

Uldis Pakuls neko at it4u.lv
Sun May 20 15:20:14 EEST 2007

Ralf Hildebrandt wrote:
> I tried building dovecot using :
> CPPFLAGS="-fstack-protector" LDFLAGS="-lssp" ./configure
> That would result in a proper build, yet the binary would complain
> once being run:
> dlopen(/usr/local/lib/dovecot/imap/lib10_quota_plugin.so) failed:
> /usr/local/lib/dovecot/imap/lib10_quota_plugin.so: undefined symbol: __stack_chk_fail_local
> Error: imap dump-capability process returned 89
> and the like. So: Is it possible at all?
All SuSE Linux binaries starting with v10.0 are built with

-fstack-protector and works as expected.

v1.0 successful build and source rpm available at http://software.opensuse.org/download/server:/mail/openSUSE_10.2/

For my own builds I also always successfully used 


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