lkml.org 
[lkml]   [1999]   [Apr]   [19]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: capabilities in elf headers, (my) final (and shortest) iteration
Hi Pavel,

On Sun, 18 Apr 1999, Pavel Machek wrote:

> No it is not. You can still make interpretter suid root, and
> interpretter will have to look if script is marked, and in such case
> interpretter will have to interpret 'capability headers' in the
> script. (You can use your #! idea if you want.) But suid interpretter
> will be the one who parses capabilities.

Yes, you are correct; the interpreter should just get a (mostly) full cap
set and parse the caps itself. Mine was a hairbrained idea, but at least
it generated a better one. ;-)

cheers,
David

- --
David L. Parsley
Network Specialist
City of Salem Schools


-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:51    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans