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    SubjectRe: access to proc filesystem from chrooted process
    On Fri, May 21, 1999 at 12:40:54AM +0100, Riley Williams wrote:
    > Hi Peri.
    >
    > > There is a suggestion in the kernel sources that a chrooted
    > > process should only be able to see processes that have the same
    > > root or that have a more restricted root.
    >
    > Unless I'm misunderstanding this, it appears to be pointless since
    > only processes chroot'd to / or /proc could see the entries in the
    > proc file system anyway, as if they're chroot'd anywhere else, they
    > can't even access /proc ???
    >

    you can remount the proc filesystem any number of times, anywhere.

    -- arvind

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