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    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

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    David L. Parsley
    Network Specialist
    City of Salem Schools


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