Subject: Re: 'prebind' implementation (was Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system)
To: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 08/27/2002 20:11:04
On Tue, Aug 27, 2002 at 11:08:57PM -0400, Andrew Brown wrote:
> how about if, instead of using fixed, it specified a hint and "bailed"
> if the returned address wasn't what it wanted? even the mmap(2) man
> page says that the use of MAP_FIXED is discouraged...
Well, using it as a hint and falling back is fine, too.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>