Re: [openib-general] madvise MADV_DONTFORK/MADV_DOFORK

From: Roland Dreier
Date: Mon Feb 13 2006 - 14:02:09 EST

One question, which I'm too lazy to read the source to answer: what
does an old (pre-MADV_DONTFORK) kernel do with an application that
tries to set MADV_DONTFORK?

I'm wondering what portable applications will have to do to handle the
case of a new application running on an old kernel.

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