flexible-mmap breaks application
bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
Fri Mar 11 02:51:45 CST 2005
>>>>> "Mike" == Mike Hearn <mike at navi.cx> writes:
Mike> On Thu, 10 Mar 2005 19:15:34 +0100, Uwe Bonnes wrote:
>> However nothing seems to have happened with regard to that problem
>> until now. Could we revive that discussion?
Mike> I think somebody needs to write a patch and send it to the kernel
Mike> guys. What has to be done is fairly well defined (or at least,
Mike> seems that way to me).
The definition of the task is clear:
Have a way to tell the kernel to not mmap memory above 0x7fffffff
However the implementation is unclear to me:
- Should this be a new syscall?
- Or should we set some kernel parameter? Per task or global?
Hints (or patches to test) welcome.
Uwe Bonnes bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de
Institut fuer Kernphysik Schlossgartenstrasse 9 64289 Darmstadt
--------- Tel. 06151 162516 -------- Fax. 06151 164321 ----------
More information about the wine-devel