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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/5] x86: cleanup of NX enabling
    On Fri, Nov 13, 2009 at 03:28:17PM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > Posting this patch series for review; I intend to commit it to
    > tip:x86/mm unless someone objects over the next few days.
    > This came about based on Kees' original patch to give better dmesg
    > information about the status of NX availability.

    FWIW, I tested this stack of patches (in an earlier form) with the
    following configurations and confirmed expected behavior:

    - 64-bit, 64-bit noexec=off
    - 32-bit pae with nx bit, x86_32 pae with nx bit noexec=off
    - 32-bit pae without nx bit
    - 32-bit non-pae

    Acked-by: Kees Cook <>

    Kees Cook
    Ubuntu Security Team

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