Re: IA64/x86-64 and execution protection support?

From: Bryan O'Sullivan
Date: Mon Nov 03 2003 - 15:22:48 EST

On Mon, 2003-11-03 at 06:49, Joseph Pingenot wrote:

> Does the Linux kernel have support for preventing execution of certain
> memory regions on those architectures?

It does on x86_64, yes. This can be enabled or disabled via command
line options.


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