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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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