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Re: Enabling linux kernel jit compiler from dumpcap?
From: Jakub Zawadzki <darkjames-ws () darkjames pl>
Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:45:06 +0200

On Thu, Aug 22, 2013 at 09:16:04AM -0700, Guy Harris wrote:

On Aug 22, 2013, at 4:46 AM, Anders Broman <anders.broman () ericsson com> wrote:

Should we add code to enable the JIT compiler from dumpcap?

Should I add code to enable the JIT compiler to libpcap while I'm at it?

Should the Linux kernel folks enable it by default?

I'm inclined to answer "yes" to all three questions.  I think the FreeBSD JIT compiler is enabled by default. 
I'm surprised that the Linux one isn't.

Security issue: http://mainisusuallyafunction.blogspot.com/2012/11/attacking-hardened-linux-systems-with.html
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