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    SubjectRe: hardlinks.... sucks... ;-(
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    > >in the root partition (presumably /tmp would be a symlink to /var/tmp)
    > >would also help. I didn't see how your security hole worked until I
    > >stopped trying to think *why* root would do what you say he'd do.
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    > Unfortunately, but files in not only root directory maybe "hacked" by users.
    > For example, there is foreign user files. It's maybe very important. And as

    If chown -R doesnt do what you want, then fix the chown command to have a flag
    for "dont chown hard linked files". Its not a kernel issue, its either a
    user error issue and/or a "tool does the wrong thing" issue depending on your
    viewpoint


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