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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] fs/devfs/base.c


    On Mon, 4 Jun 2001, Alan Cox wrote:
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    > > - the kernel stack is 4kB, and _nobody_ has the right to eat up a
    > > noticeable portion of it. It doesn't matter if you "know" your caller
    >
    > Umm Linus on what platform - its 8K or more on all that I can think of

    Ehh.. It's _noticeably_ less than 8kB at least on i386.

    > We have a very large number of violators of 1K of stack, and very few of 2K
    > right now.

    "Two wrongs do not make a right".

    Linus

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