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Posted May 25, 2012 6:37 UTC (Fri) by drag (subscriber, #31333)
In reply to: Modutils by drag
Parent article: Removing four bytes from the kernel ABI

Well that wouldn't work if you got a kernel built by somebody else, so maybe they need to add a runtime checker that will cause the kernel to refuse to boot if it breaks any of your software. That way you know when you need to update your userland. :P

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