Re: Kernel for Spectre and Meltdown
- Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2018 07:56:50 -0500
- From: Michael Stone <mstone@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Kernel for Spectre and Meltdown
On Mon, Jan 29, 2018 at 12:20:17PM +0000, Michael Fothergill wrote:
So I should have mentioned it to them. But, to be fair the OP specifically
they were interested in fixes to the meltdown and spectre vulnerabilities ie
both problems not just one of them.
Well, to be fair, it would have been really good to point out that the
best strategy would be to wait for the bugs to be worked out rather than
haring off into frantically rebuilding kernels.