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Re: scrypt 1.3.0 released

On 2020-01-01 20:02, Ted Unangst wrote:
> Colin Percival wrote:
>> * When estimating the amount of available RAM, scrypt ignores RLIMIT_DATA on
>>   systems which have mmap.
> I'm a bit late here, but this is the wrong thing to do for OpenBSD. On
> OpenBSD, rlimit_data is applied to anonymous mmap (since that's now the heap)
> for consistency. RLIMIT_RSS is a vestigal do nothing define.

Hmm.  RLIMIT_RSS used to have a meaning; why did you get rid of it?

Colin Percival
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