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Add an ldscript for amd64 kmods.

Authored by markj on Oct 10 2019, 4:07 PM.



Provide padding for .text* and .rodata* so that memory protections may
be enforced.

This is not perfect: some linker sets are read-only and live in the same
page as writeable linker sets. For now I think it is reasonable to
simply live with this.

In the future it might be desireable to apply a heuristic to the .text
size of a KLD and instead pad to a 2MB boundary so that it gets mapped
with superpages. For instance, we might do this if the size of .text is
greater than 1MB, as it is for zfs.ko.

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markj created this revision.Oct 10 2019, 4:07 PM
kib accepted this revision.Oct 10 2019, 4:26 PM
This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Oct 10 2019, 4:26 PM
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