Subject: Re: bind-capability
To: ashish gupta <email@example.com>
From: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/20/2000 10:34:11
> How can we raise the bind capability of a process
> so that we can bind on the privileged port and latter
> lower the bind capabilty of the process.
Well, first you'd implement a generic capability processing scheme.
Unfortunately, the only way you can do this now is to make the
executable setuid root, have the process acquire the port, and then
relinquish the root privileges.