Subject: Re: Swapping and diskless systems
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Kohl <email@example.com>
Date: 09/08/1998 07:32:58
>>>>> "CH" == Charles M Hannum <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
CH> a) P_SYSTEM currently prevents signals from being delivered to a
CH> process, which would prevent nfsiod from ever being killed. I
CH> suggest removing these semantics, and instead having the pagedaemon
CH> and swapper processes set their signal masks to block all signals.
Won't they still be vulnerable to SIGKILL (unmaskable)? That'll need to
be specially masked, right?
==John Kohl <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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