Re: 2.0.1: cannot use ext2 as module with patch (one line!)

Darren J Moffat (
Sat, 6 Jul 1996 14:15:19 +0100 (BST)

On 5 Jul 1996, Andreas Koppenhoefer wrote:

> ext2 fs compiled as module cannot be loaded because insmod cannot
> dereference variable securelevel. Therefore I've just added
> securelevel somewhere in ksyms.c. This is long outstanding bug since
> securelevel was introduced.

On a similar note the securelevel file in /proc should be writeable if it
is to be of any use at all.

Darren J Moffat