Posted May 12, 2005 10:33 UTC (Thu) by cotte
Parent article: Execute-in-place
>So far, the XIP patches enable fast, memory-to-memory device access,
>but they do not yet implement true execute-in-place operation.
That is not true. In fact the filemap_xip_nopage function for xip in mm/filemap.c directly maps on-disk content into userspace - that's exactly what execute in place is.
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