Enable PIE by default on 64bit architectures

Registered by Kees Cook on 2008-09-02

On architectures with enough general registers, compiling with PIE does not incur a noticeable performance impact. As a result, the added security is worth having.

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Status:
Started
Approver:
None
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Kees Cook
Definition:
New
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Slow progress
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Kees Cook on 2008-11-11

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