Subject: Re: crcmp(), once again
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List: tech-kern
Date: 11/18/2005 00:08:20
On Fri, Nov 18, 2005 at 08:02:53AM +0900, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> > > 
> > > i don't see why it needs to be fixed.
> > > credentials with the different order of groups are different.
> > 
> > Please explain why the order of groups is important. I don't see it.
> what david said isn't enough?

That says why *reordering* them is bad. It doesn't say why the order
itself *inside* the kernel is important. It boils down to "Are two
credentials the same, if they only differ in the order?". Is your
answer no?