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    SubjectRe: [uml-devel] [PATCH 8/10] UML - Maintain own LDT entries
    On Monday 07 November 2005 13:20, Bodo Stroesser wrote:
    > Blaisorblade wrote:
    > > On Monday 31 October 2005 05:39, Jeff Dike wrote:
    > >>From: Bodo Stroesser <>

    > > Or at least so I think (I must still give a proper look afterwards, and
    > > I'll post patches). Actually it seems that this is done on purpose, but I
    > > don't agree too much on this. I will see.

    > From the beginning my new code for SKAS included the checks/buffering you
    > later inserted for TT and SKAS. So this patch is a second version adapted
    > to your changes. It shifts your improvements into TT path only (where I
    > didn't do any changes in my old patch), while it uses my own stuff for
    > SKAS. Thus the patch doesn't really revert your improvements, but restricts
    > it to TT. As in SKAS0 UML now holds its own LDT data, there is no need for
    > buffering in this case. So I think it makes sense to have separate code for
    > SKAS.
    Yep, ok - I'm undecided about the new code for SKAS3, but it may make sense
    (i.e. no opinion).

    Instead, I have another question: is there a proper reason for using the
    processor format for storing the info and translating it back to (struct
    user_desc)? I am planning to avoid this double translation because I don't
    like it. Any opinion?
    Inform me of my mistakes, so I can keep imitating Homer Simpson's "Doh!".
    Paolo Giarrusso, aka Blaisorblade (Skype ID "PaoloGiarrusso", ICQ 215621894)

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