address sanitizer in ARM GNU-A 8.2-2018.11 arm-linux-gnueabihf

Hi all,

I'm trying to compile my application with -fsanitize but when linking it fails complaining that it cannot find any library for the linker flag '-lasan'. I did check and it seems that the ARM toolchain 8.2-2018.11 does not ship with asan runtime library

Is there any way to get this library without having to resort to another toolchain or building libasan from source or am I missing something?

Moreover it seems quite strange that while GCC 8.2 indeed supports building with the address sanitizer support the ARM toolchain does not ship its runtime library.

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