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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Capabilities, this time in elf section

    On Fri, 9 Apr 1999, Daniel Taylor wrote:
    > Exactly.
    > Non-SUID binary, & capabilities with user,
    > SUID binary, own capabilities.

    I disagree. if you suid to some other user, then they become the effective
    user, so the effective capabilities should become and & of THAT users
    capabilities and the binaries capabilities, and not those of the invoker.

    Doesn't anyone believe in the principle of least astonishment? :-(

    Jonathan Walther
    Digital Video Broadcasting Systems
    http://216.100.231.12 (requires netscape)


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