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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Ownership of sockets 2.4.0-test2
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> The thing that puzzles me, is that you don't think it's a bug.
> It is of course root that eg. owns an rlogin connection, but
> shouldn't identd and netstat have the possibility of reporting
> the users uid somehow? The identd in particular.

So its a problem to sort out with ident

> PS: Are you thinking about fchown as something an suid-root
> application should do?

Another point is that an rlogin/rsh type tool should be dropping setuidness
and keeping just the capability for low ports on a current kernel..


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