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Re: user accessing kernel physical pages?

To: Deepak Shenoy <deepak@ishoni.com>
Subject: Re: user accessing kernel physical pages?
From: Keith M Wesolowski <wesolows@foobazco.org>
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2001 23:26:15 -0700
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <E0FDC90A9031D511915D00C04F0CCD256765@leonoid.in.ishoni.com>; from deepak@ishoni.com on Mon, Apr 30, 2001 at 11:35:00AM +0530
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On Mon, Apr 30, 2001 at 11:35:00AM +0530, Deepak Shenoy wrote:

> I am new to MIPS MMU architecture. I wanted to know if a user application be
> able to access physical pages of the kerenel; if appropriate page table
> entries are setup?. Is it possible?

mem(4), mmap(2), rtfm(0)

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