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Re: geting linux TLS working

On Sun, Oct 26, 2008 at 10:06:08AM +0000, Andrew Doran wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 26, 2008 at 12:15:40AM -0400, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> > | Also, -5 will have a hack there for COMPAT_SA, and I'm pretty sure that
> > | makes it unworkable with this change.
> > 
> > This is about the hard-coding of the segment descriptors in
> > the context setting code in libpthread in 3.x? The library should
> > be fixed, not the kernel.
> I agree. Putting random descriptor numbers into ucontext_t can't be expected
> to work long term. Where is the offending code in 3.x?


It can be pulled-up easily to -3 branches, it's a single, no-side-effect

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