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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Parameter-controlled mmap/stack randomization
On Fri, 2006-05-19 at 21:00 -0400, John Richard Moser wrote:
> Any comments on this one?
> I'm trying to control the stack and heap randomization via command-line
> parameters.

why? this doesn't really sound like something that needs to be tunable
to that extend; either it's on or it's off (which is tunable already),
the exact amount should just be the right value. While I often disagree
with the gnome desktop guys, they have some point when they say that
if you can get it right you shouldn't provide a knob.
(if we would put a knob on everything that is a value in the kernel we'd
have five gazilion knobs)

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