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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.4.9-ac6
    Alan Cox wrote:
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    > > based upon whether you have the source or not. What should logically taint
    > > the kernel are modules that weren't compiled for that exact kernel version
    > > or are otherwise mismatched.
    >
    > Setting a flag for the insmod -f required case as well is an extremely good
    > idea. This is entirely about making information available nothing else and
    > your suggestion there is a good one.

    How about making the "tainted" field a bitmask ?
    eg bit 0 --> non GPL/BSD module
    bit 1 --> insmod -f

    Greetings,
    Arjan van de Ven
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