Subject: Re: better w(1)
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 06/21/1999 11:16:43
Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > While I think of it, on a semi-related note, how close is ps(1) to being
> > not-setgid with both procfs & sysctl's?
> It's setgid() so that it can read the environ, args, proctitle of other
> Just to get process info, it doesn't need it at all, for the liver kernel
However, the source code requires it anyway. 8-)
Chris Demetriou - email@example.com - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.