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    MOLNAR Ingo <mingo@valerie.inf.elte.hu> writes:

    > also, wondering wether LinuxThreads could just use the same trick the
    > kernel uses to access the 'current' thread, by doing %%esp & ~-8192 to
    > access to 'start' of the kernel stack, there one could store the thread
    > structure? [hm, not sure wether this works for LinuxThreads, in the kernel
    > we can guarantee that the kernel stack is 8K aligned]

    Something like this is done currently on some of the platforms but
    this has to be changed in the presence of user-defined stacks.

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