Re: 2nd Linux kernel patch to remove stack exec

David S. Miller (
Mon, 14 Apr 1997 03:56:41 -0400

Date: Mon, 14 Apr 1997 09:46:38 +0200 (MET DST)
From: Bernd Schmidt <crux@Pool.Informatik.RWTH-Aachen.DE>

Since no one uses ObjC, that should make a non-executable stack

Think again, check out GNUStep... I know numerous people who cannot
wait to have a NeXTSTEP like interface available under Linux, so once
that project is mostly complete it is expected to be popular. The
entire thing is written in Objective C.

Everyone get the non-executable stack idea out of your heads, it's
illogical, and it's wrong, and most importantly it breaks too many

Yow! 11.26 MB/s remote host TCP bandwidth & ////
199 usec remote TCP latency over 100Mb/s ////
ethernet. Beat that! ////
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