Subject: Re: Wine & NetBSD?
To: Chuck Cranor <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/21/2001 11:16:12
On Nov 21, 10:07am, (Chuck Cranor) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: Wine & NetBSD?

| the function uses a vfork() ("to freeze all threads of the current process")
| and then an mincore() to probe the address space.
| as an aside: i think that mincore() isn't the right thing to use because
| it probes for resident pages .. not memory mappings, but it prob. works 
| most of the time.

Interesting... I think there should be a way to probe the mapping
of an address. Do any other OS's specify an API for that?