Subject: Re: kern/1967: securelevel should be patchable
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: matthew green <email@example.com>
Date: 01/23/1996 10:36:14
On Mon, 22 Jan 1996 01:23:22 -0500
John Hawkinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> echo "set securelevel=-1" | gdb -k -w /netbsd
I imagine that the current practice of putting it in the bss was done
specifically to prevent what you'd like to be able to do :-)
i don't see any reason for this, security wise.
can anyone ? if not, i suggest that we apply john's patch.