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Date: Sat, 3 Feb 2018 21:57:13 +0200
From: Igor Stoppa <>
To: Christopher Lameter <>, Matthew Wilcox <>,
	Boris Lukashev <>
CC: Jann Horn <>, <>, Kees Cook
	<>, Michal Hocko <>, Laura Abbott
	<>, Christoph Hellwig <>,
	<>, <>, kernel list
	<>, Kernel Hardening
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/6] Protectable Memory

>> On Thu, 25 Jan 2018, Matthew Wilcox wrote:

>>> It's worth having a discussion about whether we want the pmalloc API
>>> or whether we want a slab-based API.  
I'd love to have some feedback specifically about the API.

I have also some idea about userspace and how to extend the pmalloc
concept to it:

I'll be AFK intermittently for about 2 weeks, so i might not be able to
reply immediately, but from my perspective this would be just the
beginning of a broader hardening of both kernel and userspace that I'd
like to pursue.


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