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SubjectRe: [x86_64 PATCH] IA32 vsyscall DSO compatibility in IA32_EMULATION
On Fri, May 16, 2003 at 01:30:41AM -0700, Roland McGrath wrote:
> > On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 03:39:36PM -0700, Roland McGrath wrote:
> > > Btw, 2.5 ia32 core dumping on x86-64 as is crashes without the patch I just
> > > posted to lkml.
> >
> > Check out
> Too bad such changes don't go into the main 2.5 tree quickly enough for me
> to see them when I look.

I submitted them three times so far, but Linus currently prefers to drop
patches instead of merging them.

> My changes reduce the hard-coding of so many address and offset constants,
> and reduce the error-prone duplication and maintenance work by using the
> i386 linker script directly. You might want to incorporate that.

I like my current code, thank you.

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