Subject: Re: Proposal: In-kernel loader + symbol table handler.
To: Anders Magnusson <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/20/2000 08:07:26
On Fri, Oct 20, 2000 at 10:19:40AM +0200, Anders Magnusson wrote:

 > > Will we still have the option of statically configuring/loading
 > > a kernel?
 > > 
 > For sure YES!

Ragge -- I like your proposal ... but is it necessary for the kernel
linker to always run as a kernel process?  Can't it just use the
context of whatever is cauing the module to be loaded, e.g. the modload
program or whatever?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>