Subject: Re: CRITICAL ** Holes in default cron jobs ** CRITICAL
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/01/1997 18:41:00
Warner Losh writes:
>Maybe I'm missing something here, but it seems to me that there are
>times that you don't want to follow symlinks.

So perhaps we should implement a "nosymlinks" mount option which would
disable symlinks on a file system.  (Or perhaps, only the creation of
new symlinks.)  That would seem like a useful option on /tmp and
/var/mail to me.

Christoph Badura

You don't need to quote my .signature.  Everyone has seen it by now.
Besides, it doesn't add anything to the current thread.