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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v11 08/12] signal, x86: add SIGSYS info and make it synchronous.
    On 02/24, Will Drewry wrote:
    > To ensure that SIGSYS delivery occurs on return from the triggering
    > system call, SIGSYS is added to the SYNCHRONOUS_MASK macro.

    Hmm. Can't understand... please help.

    > #define SYNCHRONOUS_MASK \
    > (sigmask(SIGSEGV) | sigmask(SIGBUS) | sigmask(SIGILL) | \
    > - sigmask(SIGTRAP) | sigmask(SIGFPE))
    > + sigmask(SIGTRAP) | sigmask(SIGFPE) | sigmask(SIGSYS))


    SYNCHRONOUS_MASK just tells dequeue_signal() "pick them first".
    This is needed to make sure that the handler for, say SIGSEGV,
    can use ucontext->ip as a faulting addr.

    But seccomp adds info->si_call_addr, this looks unneeded.


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