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Re: port-linux.c bug with oom_adjust_restore() - causes real bad oom_adj - which can cause DoS conditions.

From: Gert Doering <gert_at_nospam>
Date: Tue May 31 2011 - 20:43:23 GMT
To: Roumen Petrov <openssh@roumenpetrov.info>

Hi,

On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 11:07:38PM +0300, Roumen Petrov wrote:
> May is not related but /proc/self/oom_adjis is reported as deprecated:
> syslog:<DATE> <HOST> kernel: udevd (<PID>): /proc/<PID>/oom_adj is
> deprecated, please use /proc/<PID>/oom_score_adj instead, where kernel
> is 2.6.38.6. I see oom_score_adj for first time in 2.6.36 .

Unrelated. OpenSSH will use whatever is there.

gert

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