Re: [patch 1/4] Add routine for generating an ID for kernel pointer

From: Cyrill Gorcunov
Date: Wed Dec 28 2011 - 04:44:03 EST

On Wed, Dec 28, 2011 at 01:42:50AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Dec 2011 11:42:14 +0400 Cyrill Gorcunov <gorcunov@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Maybe we could simply extend prctl then?
> I'd suggest a syscall. prctl is a big crap bucket and this thing has
> simple, well defined semantics. syscalls are cheap.

OK. I'll think about it. Thanks!

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