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SubjectRe: odd chown difference between 2.0 and 2.1pre kernels
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> Race condition if you can figure out what root is doing -- just setuid
> between time root examines files and chown.

If you can edit a file root is planning to setuid root then there are
bigger problems anyway

> Alternatively, security bug if chown is used in a script written under
> 2.0 (which relies on the current behavior).

Name one.

Alan


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