Subject: Re: CRITICAL ** Holes in default cron jobs ** CRITICAL
To: Chris G Demetriou <>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/31/1996 09:41:20
Another variant would be syscalls which took a (fd, name) pair instead
of just a name.  

I'm not sure we need this in the absolute sense, as given fchdir, you
can simulate this in about 5 syscalls:


With this setup, you do have to worry about races vs signal

					- Bill