[PATCH 1/4] ptrace: temporary revert the recent ptrace/jobctl rework

Kyle McMartin kmcmartin at redhat.com
Mon Jun 20 16:16:34 UTC 2011


On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 06:07:44PM +0200, Oleg Nesterov wrote:
> Temporary revert the following patches to keep utrace/utrace-ptrace working:
> 
> <huge list of patches here>
> 
> This obviously reverts some user-visible fixes, but the fixed problems
> are very old and minor, they were never reported. In the long term we
> need another solution.
> 

Dude, that's just not acceptable, that's way too much offset to deal with
against upstream, especially since it's looking like uprobes will get
merged in 3.1... (at least, a lot of the comments seem to have been
well-addressed on linux-mm.)

--Kyle


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