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    SubjectRe: [patch 7/8] allow unprivileged mounts
    On Fri, 20 Apr 2007 12:25:39 +0200 Miklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu> wrote:

    > Define a new fs flag FS_SAFE, which denotes, that unprivileged
    > mounting of this filesystem may not constitute a security problem.
    >
    > Since most filesystems haven't been designed with unprivileged
    > mounting in mind, a thorough audit is needed before setting this flag.

    Practically speaking, is there any realistic likelihood that any filesystem
    apart from FUSE will ever use this?

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