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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] [request for inclusion] Realtime LSM
    Alan Cox <> writes:

    > On Maw, 2005-01-04 at 18:59, Lee Revell wrote:
    >> We could do it the was OSX (our real competition) does if that would
    >> make people happy. They just let any user run RT tasks. Oh wait, but
    >> that's a "broken design", everyone knows that OSX is a joke, no one
    >> would use *that* OS to mix a CD or score a movie. :-)
    > You can do that already, just make everyone root

    Surely you're joking. Is this actually a serious proposal?

    > The problem with uid/gid based hacks is that they get really ugly to
    > administer really fast. Especially once you have users who need realtime
    > and hugetlb, and users who need one only.

    This is why POSIX requires supplementary groups.

    All I had to do on my system was...

    # adduser joq audio

    That is considerably easier than hacking rlimits values via PAM.
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