Subject: Re: unaligned access: how to track ?
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/07/2000 09:26:21
On Wed, Jun 07, 2000 at 05:54:41PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> While we're at it, it shouldn't be hard to move this to a per-process
> sysctl, isn't it ? Someone told me FreeBSD and True64 has something to set
> this on a per process basis and it looks like a good idea (someone developing
> on an alpha may not be able to turn on the global sysctl :)
> Any takers ?
It would not be that hard to do. I can take a look at it this week.
BTW, the kernel will emit messages that contain the program counter
of the unaligned access by default.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>