Subject: Re: ASLR patch
To: Andrew Doran <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/26/2007 18:35:10
On Dec 26, 11:29pm, (Andrew Doran) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: ASLR patch

| 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.

I just followed suit with the other PAX_ features. I can change it.