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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.5.5] do export vmalloc_to_page to modules...
    At 17:29 04/04/02, Ingo Molnar wrote:

    >On Thu, 4 Apr 2002, Anton Altaparmakov wrote:
    > > Both or these aren't really practical once you think it through. Don't
    > > forget that each binary module can be wrapped by an GPL-module which the
    > > kernel cannot do anything at all about and the kernel would never even
    > > know a binary only module was loaded because the GPL module does it.
    > > There is no such thing as security... This kind of thing is already in
    > > use by at least two companies I know of (i.e. using open sourced glue
    > > modules to binary only code) so it is not just a theory I am making
    > > up...
    >there are countries where this might be considered a 'circumvention of a
    >technological measure' that controls access to a work. Law enforcement is
    >not the duty of the copyright holders. There is no such thing as a
    >burglar-safe house either.

    I guess so. Sorry, IANAL and I live in a relatively free country so I
    forgot about that place over the pond... (-:


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