Setting up gpg on an IRIX web server

David Pick
Fri, 04 Feb 2000 11:21:41 +0000

> mstevens> The mlock(3) man page on OpenBSD suggests that regular users can lock
> mstevens> memory, but only up to a preset quota:
> mstevens> -cut--
> mstevens> Since physical memory is a potentially scarce resource, processes are
> mstevens> limited in how much they can lock down. A single process can mlock
> mstevens> the minimum of a system-wide ``wired pages'' limit and the per-process
> mstevens> RLIMIT_MEMLOCK resource limit.
> mstevens> -cut--
> it would be nice for other os-s to support this so usage of setuid can
> be avoided. does anyone know whether there is any work being done to
> support this? (at least for linux?)
FreeBSD has the identical text in the mlock(3) man page. -- David Pick