Re: 2.4.19-rc1 broke OSF binaries on alpha

From: Ivan Kokshaysky (
Date: Sat Jun 29 2002 - 17:45:10 EST

On Sat, Jun 29, 2002 at 03:26:18AM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
> Please fix the Alpha port. The behaviour fixed is _required_ by SuS.

No objections, but
a) it wasn't a bugfix (just a compliance crap)
b) it seriously broke the alpha port right before the new
   kernel release.

> Make your own alpha syscall that handles this crap.

I'd be happy to see that patch included in 2.4.20-pre1.

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