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Old 01-05-2018, 03:29 PM   #1
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DragonFly BSD has retrieved "Intel" patches.


Hooray:

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Matthew Dillonís put together a Meltdown mitigation in DragonFly, done in four commits.
https://www.dragonflydigest.com/2018/01/05/20672.html
 
Old 01-05-2018, 06:23 PM   #2
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My DragonFly box runs on an old Athlon 64 X2...

(Having to implement this for only one architecture, probably helps to cut out some of the crap.)
 
Old 01-06-2018, 03:38 PM   #3
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Details of DragonFly's implementation of the mitigation: http://lists.dragonflybsd.org/piperm...ry/313758.html

Not yet clear if the patches will make it into 5.0.x
 
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Good to hear! I'm waiting patiently for the developers to fix this issue on OpenBSD.
 
  


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