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    > Wasn't there a consensus that allowing CLONE_PARENT where the
    > parent hadn't specifically permitted that flag is a security
    > risk?

    Now that we control death signals outside thread groups Im not sure
    it is needed. What failure scenarios can you think of that are not
    equivalent to


    fork()
    in parent exec app

    in child, sleep ,exit

    Alan


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