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Re: N32 shmat problem identified! Kernel fix needed.

To: ralf@linux-mips.org
Subject: Re: N32 shmat problem identified! Kernel fix needed.
From: Atsushi Nemoto <anemo@mba.ocn.ne.jp>
Date: Sun, 03 Dec 2006 22:42:14 +0900 (JST)
Cc: kaz@zeugmasystems.com, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
In-reply-to: <20061202022404.GA28637@linux-mips.org>
Original-recipient: rfc822;linux-mips@linux-mips.org
References: <66910A579C9312469A7DF9ADB54A8B7D4B5F5F@exchange.ZeugmaSystems.local> <20061202022404.GA28637@linux-mips.org>
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On Sat, 2 Dec 2006 02:24:04 +0000, Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org> wrote:
> > The fix is to remove this function from the code base and quite simply
> > to wire the normal sys_shmat into the n32 syscall table. Since there is
> > in fact no pointer-to-pointer argument, this function doesn't have a 32
> > bit compatibility issues.
> 
> That's fixed since two months.

Minor correction: about a month, not two :)

http://www.linux-mips.org/archives/linux-mips/2006-11/msg00030.html

This fix is already merged to master and linux-2.6.1x-stable branches
in linux-mips.org tree, though not merged to kernel.org's tree yet
unfortunately.

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Atsushi Nemoto

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