Subject: Re: ASLR patch
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Andrew Doran <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/26/2007 23:29:11
On Sun, Dec 23, 2007 at 10:59:54PM -0500, Christos Zoulas wrote:

> Here's my adaptation of elad's code to current. Comments appreciated. If
> I don't hear any objections, I will commit it.
> +specificdata_key_t pax_aslr_key;

Specificdata isn't usually appropriate for non-3rd party / core components
of the system because it adds a lot of overhead; in this case I think a
flagbit would do just as well.