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    SubjectRe: [RFC] fix devpts mount behavior
    Quoting Sukadev Bhattiprolu (sukadev@linux.vnet.ibm.com):
    > Serge Hallyn [serge.hallyn@canonical.com] wrote:
    > |
    > | That has nothing to do with /dev/pts/ptmx, whose perms are set based on
    > | the '-o ptmxmode=" argument, and default to 000 if not specified. If
    > | /dev/ptmx is going to be a symlink to /dev/pts/ptmx, then we have to set
    > | the /dev/pts/ptmx perms to not be 000, or users won't be able to create
    > | ptys.
    >
    > If we are going to make 'newinstance' the default, maybe the default
    > ptmx mode could be changed to 0666 in the kernel too ?
    >

    Right that was what i meant :)

    thanks,
    -serge


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