Subject: Re: NetBSD Security Advisory 1999-008
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Bill Studenmund <skippy@macro.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 04/15/1999 11:38:46
On Wed, 14 Apr 1999, Jonathan Stone wrote:
> I bet a sandwich this comes down to the `old' Mach-style pmap locking
> protocol (i.e., the old, simple-recommended Mach hac which vax, pmax,
> etc. used until it broke mdsetimage, because Jason decided on a
> different protocol for hp300 and mandated it for netbsd).
I'm confused. This is suppoed to be revolving around the inode locking,
which I thought was an MI protocol. ??