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    SubjectRe: chown and security

    > Updating the man pages for system calls, I noticed
    > that we have an lchown these days. Hopefully everybody
    > is aware of the fact that every old chown(1) is now a
    > security risk on every recent Linux system.

    That surprised me too. I would have expected that lchown()
    would get the system call number of the old chown().
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