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    SubjectRe: [Patch] Elf loader crash while zero-filling .bss
    On Mon, 11 Feb 2008, H. Peter Anvin wrote:


    > > Now, the question is whether it is valid for ELF binary to not have the end
    > > of .bss section (if present at all) not page-aligned.
    > Why wouldn't it be? It would, however, be valid to the kernel to round it up
    > to the next boundary.

    I wasn't immediately sure if there is nothing in ELF specification that
    would forbid that.

    Then I think that Abel's patch is correct.

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    Jiri Kosina
    SUSE Labs


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