Re: Virtual memory leaking through IA32 emulation layer for mmap and munmap

From: David Mosberger <davidm_at_napali.hpl.hp.com>
Date: 2004-03-11 04:47:32
>>>>> On Wed, 10 Mar 2004 16:16:22 +1100 (EST), Shaun <delius@progsoc.uts.edu.au> said:

  Shaun> Well, I can't see how this has anything to do with being well
  Shaun> behaved? It seems to me that any well behaved program could
  Shaun> (and does) easily cause this problem. Is there any chance of
  Shaun> the patch being merged if I do the remaining work to make it
  Shaun> optional?

Assuming the patch is clean and the performance impact is reasonably
small (I think it should be), I'm sure the patch would be welcome
(that's just my opinion; Arun is the ia32 subsystem maintainer so he's
the final decision maker as far as this is concerned).

	--david
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