Subject: chroot: why super-user only?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Young <email@example.com>
Date: 01/23/2003 16:42:27
Does chroot(2) require super-user privileges so that you cannot fool a
setuid program such as passwd into reading or writing a different file
than /etc/passwd ? Is there any other reason?
Put another way, under what conditions is it safe for a non-root user
David Young OJC Technologies
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