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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] futex: mark get_robust_list as deprecated
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    Right, I'm satisfied with the ptrace_may_access check that was added.
    The deprecation was suggested as an additional change. I'm okay
    keeping the syscall if someone actually needs it. :)

    -Kees

    On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 5:58 AM, Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> wrote:
    > The permissions on the syscall were fixed them withR ptrace_may_access.
    >
    > We have identified two legitimate use cases.
    >
    > It looks like it is time for someone to generate the path to remove the depreciation.
    >
    > Who is up for writing and testing that patch?
    >
    > Eric
    >



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    Kees Cook
    Chrome OS Security


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