Bug #1724

Remove XIG X Server hack from kern_mmap()

Added by vsrinivas over 4 years ago. Updated about 4 years ago.

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Description

It seems that the XIG X Server wanted to be able to map /dev/mem MAP_PRIVATE, so
at securelevel < 1, root could MAP_PRIVATE character devs. This workaround is
marked 'this will have to go'; remove it.

Patch at http://endeavour.zapto.org/dfly/mmap_no_more_xig.diff

History

#1 Updated by aoiko about 4 years ago

Committed in 8ef9b5bbf56699980502cd198b5dc494d472597b, thanks!

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