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    SubjectRe: PATCH: Raw device IO for 2.1.131
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    > Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk> wrote:
    > > His torvaldsness rejected a patch that made mlock callable from inside
    > > drivers to do this sort of stuff. So thats not a possibility.
    >
    > You can't get userspace to initiate the mlock for you?

    Only if root and suppose the user forgets. Blam, CNN all over your hard disk


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