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    SubjectRe: Capabilities

    > - Once we have file-based capabilities, we can implement that. Here, the idea I
    > posted before (which was shamelessly stolen from another OS) can be used. The
    > kernel boots in ``non-trusted'' mode; SUID root binaries get all capabilities. A
    > process in the init scripts then switches the system into ``trusted'' mode.
    > After that, SUID root binaries are treated no different anymore.

    Switching into another mode of operation is just plain ugly. We can
    work without that.
    I'm "In my country we have almost anarchy and I don't care."
    Panos Katsaloulis describing me w.r.t. patents me at

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