[PATCH v2] Allow exec on 32-bit from readable, non-exec pages, with a warning.
segher at kernel.crashing.org
Mon Jul 16 22:55:34 EST 2007
>>>> Actually I see no good reason to enforce no-exec at all if we
>>>> can't do
>>>> it consistently. And if we're not going to enforce it then
>>>> there is
>>>> no point whinging about it.
>>> I have a new patch with just this behaviour, Scott is
>>> testing it on old glibc (I think it succeeded, need
>>> confirmation though),
>> It worked fine on glibc 2.2.5 and 2.3.3 (the former of which failed
>> without the patch).
> It sounds like this is a candidate for stable 2.6.22.x as well
Yes, it replaces the previous patch and is a bugfix to it.
> once you release the patch.
The only reason I didn't send it out immediately was to not
confuse things further with a broken patch ;-)
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