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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v5 9/9] x86-64: Add CONFIG_UNSAFE_VSYSCALLS to feature-removal-schedule
    On Mon, Jun 06, 2011 at 05:46:41PM +0900, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > On Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 2:50 AM, Andy Lutomirski <luto@mit.edu> wrote:
    > > CONFIG_UNSAFE_VSYSCALLS was added in the previous patch as a
    > > temporary hack to avoid penalizing users who don't build glibc from
    > > git.
    >
    > I really hate that name.
    >
    > Do you have *any* reason to call this "unsafe"?
    >
    > Seriously. The whole patch series just seems annoying.

    and assumes everyone is using glibc which is just wrong.

    -Andi

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    ak@linux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only.


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