Need reviewer: Windows use of /safeseh

Kelly O'Hair kelly.ohair at
Wed Feb 16 00:29:00 UTC 2011

Ran into a minor snag on Windows 64bit, so the webrev has been updated.
Apparently the -safeseh is harmless on 64bit, but the dumpbin / 
loadconfig never reports
that the exception table is safe on 64bit, even though it is by  
default. :^(

So the safeseh check cannot be done on Windows 64bit.


On Feb 15, 2011, at 2:05 PM, Kelly O'Hair wrote:

> Need reviewer: Windows use of /safeseh
> Just an addition of /safeseh during links and a check to verify that  
> the dll and exe files all have a
> Safe Exception Handler Table.
> See for more  
> information.
> 7010594: Add /SAFESEH to links on windows to verify safe exceptions
> -kto

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