Subject: Re: wscons: "ESC in kernel output" triggers a panic?
To: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
From: Jaromír <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/21/2001 23:40:20
Bill Studenmund wrote:
> Yes, but by panicing when they are seen, we make a DoS attack...
Arguably, not very well exploitable, since there is no way afaik
to make kernel print string containing ESC ...
Anyway, I don't feel like the panic is appropriate there. Anyone
would mind if I'd change it to printf() the way I previously posted ?
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org> http://www.ics.muni.cz/~dolecek/
@@@@ Wanna a real operating system ? Go and get NetBSD, dammit! @@@@