Subject: Re: Why not track our xsrc with X11R6.6 from X.org?
To: Andrey Petrov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 07/20/2001 11:58:35
On Fri, 20 Jul 2001, Andrey Petrov wrote:
: I think I meant to say there are no certain memory protection that
: reasonable Unices put even on root. At least today.
Really? I hadn't heard that. When did we regress to non-protected-memory
: My opinion is that accessing memory is sometimes desired and needed
But in the X case, it simply isn't needed, it's just used by XFree (at this
time) as a laziness convenience.
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