Re: 2.6.6-mm1

From: Valdis . Kletnieks
Date: Mon May 10 2004 - 18:07:15 EST

On Mon, 10 May 2004 15:48:00 PDT, Andrew Morton said:

> You misread the code. The sysctl, when non-zero, specifies the group which is
> allowed to allocate hugetlb-backed shm segments.

OK.. <mode="emily_litella">Nevermind</mode> :)

Using a group ID for this is still somewhat ugly (having just been looking at
similar weirdness in the grsecurity patch) - but at least groups are relatively
cheap and it's there now (as opposed to an rlimit-based solution)...

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