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    >    o	Ext2s module now loads
    >
    > Tried getting this patch through during 1.3; Linus rejected it as making
    > it too easy for module to circumvent securelevel. The fix he wanted was
    > write a functional interfaces so that it would be possible for ext2 to
    > obtain the current securelevel settings, without being able to set it.

    Garbage reason. You can load a module that patches the kernel if you can
    load a module. Securelevel should stop module loads.

    Alan


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