I found this message in the list archives:
On 08/11/10 07:02, Rik Bobbaers wrote:
> grep for "unchecked" in the kernel/verver subdirectory (of a vserver+grsec
> patch that i made before)...
I dedicated little time to merging this patch but seems that I will need
to pay deeper attention to these atomic definitions you mention to have
the server processes working for more than 5 minutes.
I don't have much time but I need a working 2.6.38 kernel so I will keep
trying to fix it.
On 11/05/11 07:07, Rik Bobbaers wrote:
> your patch won't work for a lot of instances...
> one of the most important errors you made, is not changing the atomic
> values, used by vserver to unchecked atomic values. Bertl uses those
> counters so that they can (and are supposed to) overflow. Therefore you
> have to change them to "unchecked" atomics.
> You will get REFCOUNT overflow bugs in your kernel (and corresponding
> So please... read my "vserver+grsec howto" from a couple of months ago
> before taking this project on yourself ;)
> read this thread first:
> Rik Bobbaers
> -- http://harry.enzoverder.be
>> Sandino Araico Sánchez
-- Sandino Araico Sánchez http://sandino.netReceived on Thu May 12 09:49:20 2011