Intel sez: Synchronous Flash and XIP is the future -- thoughts?

Nicolas Pitre nico at
Mon Dec 16 13:07:47 EST 2002

On Mon, 16 Dec 2002, Wolfgang Denk wrote:

> In message <Pine.LNX.4.44.0212161215550.25780-100000 at xanadu.home> you wrote:
> > 
> > Fortunately on ARM the kernel seems to be sane with .text and .rodata 
> > actually being read-only.
> Well, on PowerPC the .text and .rodata is read-only, too (normally) -
> but only after the patching took place :-(

... which is the same as saying it's not read-only with regard to XIP.


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