JDI> You shouldn't be able to read them either, as AFAIR, it's a ring 0
JDI> instruction. You should segfault immediately.
Yes, and then the kernel has the opportunity to "fake" (read: handle)
the instruction on you.
So the REALLY cool thing would be to have a proc-option that allows you
to SET your serial for the userspace apps..... (using this construct, it is
even possible to provide this without having an PIII)...
Arjan van de Ven
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