Fwd: Later Kernel versions break some games in wine

Greg KH greg at kroah.com
Sun Jan 27 03:29:20 EST 2019

On Fri, Jan 25, 2019 at 11:38:51AM -0500, Anthony Jagers wrote:
> ---------- Forwarded message ---------
> From: Anthony Jagers <noonetinone at gmail.com>
> Date: Fri, Jan 25, 2019 at 11:35 AM
> Subject: Later Kernel versions break some games in wine
> To: <majordomo at vger.kernel.org>

That ^, is not a valid mailing list address.

> Changes in PTRACE_POKEUSER hw breakpoint have broken several games that are
> being ran through wine.
> I must point out that I did not do the bisect, the OP in the wine bug
> report below did that.
> I brought this here because of the dislike among developers in breaking
> user space.  I don't
> know how to proceed from here. Either, wine should adopt code changes or
> the commit below should
> be reverted.
> commit bd14406b78e6daa1ea3c1673bda1ffc9efdeead0
> Author: Jiri Olsa <jolsa at kernel.org>

Please contact all of the developers who contributed to this patch, and
the proper mailing list (you can get that by running the patch through
scripts/get_maintainer.pl) about this, and they will be glad to work on
resolving the issue.


greg k-h

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