Subject: Re: chroot jail for ftpd
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 10/17/2001 22:12:21
Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Fixing this would require not allowing executable mappings if the backing
> vnode weren't executable. I think that this is actually unquestionably
> correct, but because the original Sun implementation didn't require it,
> we will get zillions of complaints from people who say that we "broke
> shared libraries".
So we tell people with giant large letters to chmod +x /usr/lib/lib*so.*
and be done with it. Better than leaving this go forever.
Perry E. Metzger email@example.com
NetBSD Development, Support & CDs. http://www.wasabisystems.com/