Subject: Re: PROPOSAL: removal of brk()/sbrk().
To: None <,>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/25/2002 18:05:03
> Removal of the brk() and sbrk() interfaces, or actually: stop using
> the break() system call for process heap.

What about legacy static binaries?  ISTM the scheme you propose is a
win only if you put mmap segments immediately after _end (give or take
a page or so), but that will break legacy binaries that expect to use

Or Am I Missing Something?

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