On Friday 29 December 2006 22:51, Jeff Dike wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 29, 2006 at 09:30:37PM +0100, Christoph Scharnb?ck wrote:
> > Jeff Dike describes in his book that there are some possibilities for
> > breaking out of uml. My question is if there are some "howtos" in
> > practise which I can use to break out. It is in my objection to publish
> > breakouts in my thesis but I haven't found any way or tools therefore.
> Any breakouts will involve adding code to the UML kernel, as in a kernel
> module. AFAIK, there aren't any extant breakouts.
> If you want one, just make a kernel module that execs bash in its init
Some sample code can be taken from the uml-mconsole-exec patch, which is part
of the -bs patchset on my webpage. Even cut-&-paste coding requires special
attention for kernel code, however...
Inform me of my mistakes, so I can add them to my list!
Paolo Giarrusso, aka Blaisorblade
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