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SubjectRe: BEWARE! Linux seteuid is broken!
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> > setfsuid() is used very effectively by the user mode nfsd and by troll tech
> > ftpd.
> I do not know about troll tech ftpd, but nfsd improvement was ridiculously
> small. Do not forget also, that I use secure RPC so that I am deemed
> to reset euid to super-user accepting any incoming request.

It stops lusers killing off nfsd for one


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