Subject: Re: compat mmap behavior
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 01/28/2003 19:57:38
> why the extra work?
>maybe the code has changed in all the intervening years?
that's probably it.
> this is the virtually same as sunos_sys_mmap(), svr4_sys_mmap(),
> svr4_sys_mmap64(), and ultrix_sys_mmap().
> i can see why it might be done in svr4_32_sys_mmap(), maybe in
> svr4_32_sys_mmap64(), and sunos32_sys_mmap(). they're designed to
> operate in a mixed 32/64 bit environment, right?
>not "mixed". the _32 versions are are running 32 bit applications
>in a 64 bit kernel environment.
right. "mixed". a 32 bit binary on a 64 bit "host". :)
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