Re: my slab cache broken on sparc64

From: Andi Kleen (
Date: Fri May 03 2002 - 17:58:55 EST

"David S. Miller" <> writes:
> It would work if the access was surrounded by:
> old_fs = get_fs();
> set_fs(KERNEL_DS);
> ... get_user(kernel_pointer) ...
> set_fs (old_fs);
> But it is not.

It was supposed to be. I think we discussed it some time ago, but for
some reason it was never changed. Will submit a patch in a jiffie.

-Andi (to blame for that code)

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