[lkml]   [2002]   [Oct]   [31]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: What's left over.
> Yes, people use it.  Not quite sure why though, I guess ACLs
> buy some flexibility over the user/group/other model but if
> the "unlimited groups" patch goes in (is in?) I'm happy ;)

Correct me if I'm wrong but I believe a process has to be
restarted to have its group membership list changed?

That's a huge difference from ACL behavior which allow for changes to
file access rights without the need to restart the accessing process.


-- 2:480/33.7 -- REAL programmers use INTEGERS --
-- speaking just for myself...
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:30    [W:0.282 / U:7.440 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site