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    SubjectRe: [PATCHv2] procfs: fix /proc/<pid>/maps heap check
    On Fri,  4 Mar 2011 15:23:14 +0200
    Aaro Koskinen <aaro.koskinen@nokia.com> wrote:

    > The current code fails to print the "[heap]" marking if the heap is
    > splitted into multiple mappings.
    >
    > Fix the check so that the marking is displayed in all possible cases:
    > 1. vma matches exactly the heap
    > 2. the heap vma is merged e.g. with bss
    > 3. the heap vma is splitted e.g. due to locked pages
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Aaro Koskinen <aaro.koskinen@nokia.com>
    > Cc: stable@kernel.org

    Why do you believe this problem is serious enough to justify
    backporting the fix into -stable?



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