Bugs On 64-Bit Version 6.3

clemens fischer ino-news at spotteswoode.dnsalias.org
Sun Mar 9 20:20:06 UTC 2008

On Sun, 9 Mar 2008 14:41:30 +0000 Frank Mitchell wrote:

> Recompiling my root-privileged program, I get a System Call failure
> for:
> mlockall(MCL_CURRENT);
> errno says: "Resource temporarily unavailable"

how much memory is installed?

> But mlock(); works.

... and how many bytes/pages do you lock in this operation?

note that currently the 64-bit ELF ld wastes space by allocating larger
memory blocks than its 32-bit counterpart.  this has been discussed
before, but i don't remember any solution to the problem.

regards, clemens

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