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    SubjectRe: [Patch] allow file truncations when both suid and write permissions set
    Eric Paris wrote:
    > So NAK on both Amerigo's and Eric's patch. ATTR_FORCE is wrong.
    > ATTR_FORCE here is going to force the security system to accept ALL of
    > the attr changes, not just the ATTR_KILL_SUID and/or ATTR_KILL_SGID you
    > |= in from should_remove_suid.
    > You need to follow esandeen's recommendation, change file_remove_suid()
    > to dentry_remove_suid() and then use dentry_remove_suid() in do_truncate
    > instead of what you are currently trying to do (and I think that's
    > supposed to be done under the i_mutex right?)
    But file_remove_suid() actually adds ATTR_FORCE too, in __remove_suid()...

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