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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] kernel: Conditionally support non-root users, groups and capabilities
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On Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 10:40 PM, Josh Triplett <josh@joshtriplett.org> wrote:
> *Today*, Linux is a challenging choice for a tiny embedded system.
> We're trying to fix that.

Can you please more specific about the embedded systems exactly you're
talking about?

I find this patch rather controversial as it removes a lot of security.
Embedded systems *are* a target for all kind of attacks.
Misguided embedded engineers will abuse this feature and produce even more
weak targets.

--
Thanks,
//richard


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