lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1998]   [Feb]   [24]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: PROPOSAL: Process Authentication Groups (PAGs) (fwd)
From
Date
Michael Callahan <mjc@rodagroup.com> writes:

> Furthermore, isn't it possible that there might be programs
> out there that blithely close file descriptors they don't recognize--which
> could cause them to lose authentication in hard-to-understand ways?

screen does this. I remember patching it to work with ssh-agent which
uses a similar mechanism.

-A.

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:41    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans