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    SubjectRe: ext3 to include capabilities?
    So what, there are still enough security problems inherent in NFS. Missing UID
    Mapping alone is a reason not use it in most cases.
    Sure, for some simple stuff it is fine but serving sensitive data with it?
    No way.

    Quoting Casey Schaufler (
    > Alan Cox wrote:
    > > NFS and the telephone (see 8)) are the same problem. And
    > > in both cases you solve it by putting a crypto layer underneath.
    > Or you restrict your network. Classified phones lines that never
    > leave the building don't need to be encrypted.

    Andreas Siegert / / AFX at IPNET
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    a chance, put his head on the block, and try something new - Thomas Watson, Jr.
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