This option generates a .note.GNU-stack section marking the stack as executable.

You can also use the AREA directive to generate an executable .note.GNU-stack section:


In the absence of --execstack and --no_execstack, the .note.GNU-stack section is not generated unless it is specified by the AREA directive.

Show/hideSee also

Copyright © 2010-2012 ARM. All rights reserved.ARM DUI 0489H