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SubjectRe: [patch] file capabilities: Add no_file_caps switch
Quoting James Morris (jmorris@namei.org):
> On Wed, 27 Aug 2008, David Howells wrote:
>
> > (2) Neuter sys_capset(). I've been holding this off for the next merge
> > window as it isn't a bugfix, unlike (1). Perhaps I should ask James to
> > push it to Linus. James?
>
> Linus only pulled the PF_SUPERPRIV fix once the sys_capset change was
> removed from the patch. It really does need to be a bugfix at this stage.

Ok, sorry, of course that makes sense. I was just confused about where
the patch was originally heading.

Would it be appropriate to put the capset neutering patch in your
security-testing tree, James, or does that feed straight into
linux-next?

thanks,
-serge


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