Subject: Re: Add a MAP_ALIGNED flag for mmap(2).
To: None <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/03/2003 14:32:03
>> 	PMAP_PALIGN	Request page alignment.  The returned region will
>> 			be page-aligned.
> Regions returned by mmap are *always* page aligned. present.  But is that part of mmap()'s interface contract, or is
it an accident of the implementation?

If it's part of the interface contact, it should be documented; if not,
the above is not, IMO, an appropriate response to the proposed flag.

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