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Re: [alpine-devel] switch to segmexec or stay on 2.6.38.2

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Mon, 2 May 2011 19:29:48 +0200

On Mon, 2 May 2011 15:50:16 +0200
Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:

> So what do you guys think: we switch to segmexec now in last minute or
> we stay on 2.6.38.2?

FWIW, I tested to enable both SEGMEXEC and PAGEEXEC. I think this will
make the kernel use SEGMEXEC when cpu has no NX support and PAGEEXEC
otherwise.

This seems to work so far.

Do you think its ok we do this for 2.2.0 release tomorrow?

The kernel is in testing.

-nc


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