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From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
To: Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@linux.intel.com>,
	Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>,
	Borislav Petkov <bp@alien8.de>
Subject: Re: [RFD] x86: The future of MPX
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2018 16:44:17 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CA+55aFyVEJtiRjcazfTst7swGNXXZFHByHO5++-Foq6TDZWjTg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CA+55aFwgcmpSoNh17Pbtsw8j8KzufdvroC9Rsd3K-UbTTP9qPg@mail.gmail.com>

On Sat, Apr 28, 2018 at 9:36 AM Linus Torvalds <
torvalds@linux-foundation.org> wrote:

> They need to be run as root.

Side note: don't get me wrong. If the MPX stuff isn't supported by gcc,
then there is little point in us supporting it in the kernel either.

So I'm just saying that the test-case is root-only and the crash doesn't
necessarily mean anything else than "badly written test".

                   Linus

  reply	other threads:[~2018-04-28 16:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-04-27 19:37 Thomas Gleixner
2018-04-28  9:18 ` Ingo Molnar
2018-04-28 16:36   ` Linus Torvalds
2018-04-28 16:44     ` Linus Torvalds [this message]
2018-04-30  4:44       ` Dave Hansen
2018-05-02 14:00         ` Borislav Petkov
2018-05-03 16:23           ` Eric W. Biederman
2018-04-28 17:50     ` Ingo Molnar
2018-04-29  4:46       ` Eric W. Biederman

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