Re: error in arch/i386/kernel/ptrace.c (subtle)

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Sat Sep 02 2000 - 14:01:16 EST

In article <>,
Silvio Cesare <> wrote:
>My fix would be to change orig_eax to -1 if the eip register is modified.
>Thus the signal handling code wouldnt think it needed to restart any syscalls.
>This is untested code btw.

Looks like a good fix to me..

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