Subject: Re: Need some advice regarding portable user IDs
To: None <freebsd-hackers@FreeBSD.ORG,>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/19/1999 14:17:49

> huh?  NetBSD (at least) allows non-root mounts (forced to
> nodev,nosuid, ..) if the user owns the mount point and has appropriate
> access to the underlying device..
> I thought that was a 4.4Lite feature..

BTW, since non-root users can mount anything, we should make the filesystems'
code more robust, so that one cannot take the machine down by inserting
random media and mounting it.

ws@TooLs.DE     (Wolfgang Solfrank, TooLs GmbH) 	+49-228-985800