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SubjectRe: Differences between FreeBSD and Linux system call mechanism
Followup to:  <>
By author: Terry Lambert <>
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> > 2) I don't see the connection between kernel entry and TSS based task
> > switch.
> The task switch is implemented by selecting a Tassk Gate descriptor in
> either the GDT or the LDT.

Actually, Linux branches to the TSS descriptor itself, not to a task

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