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SubjectRe: [PATCH v17 01/15] Add PR_{GET,SET}_NO_NEW_PRIVS to prevent execve from granting privs
On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 2:49 PM, Andrew Morton <> wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:01:46 -0500
> Will Drewry <> wrote:
>> From: Andy Lutomirski <>
>> With this set, a lot of dangerous operations (chroot, unshare, etc)
>> become a lot less dangerous because there is no possibility of
>> subverting privileged binaries.
>> This patch completely breaks apparmor.  Someone who understands (and
>> uses) apparmor should fix it or at least give me a hint.
> So [patch 2/15] fixes all this up?
> I guess we should join the two patches into one, to avoid a silly
> breakage window.  That means that John loses a brownie point, but we
> can mention him in the changelog, include his signed-off-by:
>> Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <>
> Several of these patches are missing your signed-off-by:.  They should
> all have your SOB, because you sent them.
> Documentation/SubmittingPatches explains this.

Oops - I'll add them!

> I'm trying to find a way to merge all this code without reviewing it ;)
> Alas, this is against my rules.  Given the length of time for which
> this patchset has been floating around, I'm a little surprised by the
> lack of acked-by's and reviewed-by's.  Have you been gathering them all
> up?  Are the networking guys all happy about this patchset? acked the networking ones, and I have a
smattering of others for the other patches. Given the review and
feedback, I don't have a huge number of acked/reviewed-bys. I tried
not to lose any after the first couple of revs, but I know I did some
things wrong early on.

I can prod some others who've contributed to add their tags, unless
there is a good reason for them not too. I suspect it was just
because of partial/drive-by reviewing, but I don't know.

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