The return of modversions
Posted Feb 2, 2003 3:50 UTC (Sun) by wolfrider
Parent article: The return of modversions
>> Among other things, this approach makes it easier to force the loading of a module with mismatched symbols, should anybody be unwise enough to attempt such a thing.
--Is it just me, or does this strike anyone else as a potential problem?
1. Root is the only one that can/should load modules
2. Modules with mismatched symbols act unpedictably(?)
3. This fix sounds like modules will have (at least a temporary) higher memory-usage requirement than 2.4.
--Please feel free to correct / educate me here...
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